Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Oracle SOA Suite skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle SOA Suite over the 6 months to 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Oracle SOA Suite
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 136 150
Rank change year-on-year -1 +14 +10
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 24 21 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.60% 0.55% 0.55%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.40% 4.05% 3.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 22
Berkshire median daily rate £500 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -16.67% -
10th Percentile £441 £271 £325
90th Percentile £681 £558 £549
South East median daily rate £475 £475 £465
% change year-on-year - +2.15% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £28.00 £40.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year -30.00% -27.27% -

Oracle SOA Suite is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 545 519 842
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 13.65% 13.64% 17.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 269 473
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88% +9.68%
10th Percentile £224 £263 £255
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +6.05% +0.19% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 29 32
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £12.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% -4.00% -19.35%
10th Percentile £11.60 £11.15 £11.29
90th Percentile £52.25 £54.13 £17.95
South East median hourly rate £22.35 £17.48 £19.44
% change year-on-year +27.85% -10.06% +5.05%

Oracle SOA Suite
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Oracle SOA Suite as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle SOA Suite in Berkshire

Oracle SOA Suite
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle SOA Suite in Berkshire

Oracle SOA Suite
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite in Berkshire over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle SOA Suite in Berkshire

Oracle SOA Suite
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 21 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -5 10 £494 +16.18% 6
Wokingham - 3 £663 -
Newbury -17 2 £475 +55.74%
Oracle SOA Suite
South East

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Oracle SOA Suite.

1 24 (100.00%) Oracle
1 24 (100.00%) SOA
2 16 (66.67%) REST
3 14 (58.33%) SQL
3 14 (58.33%) Web Services
4 13 (54.17%) Java
4 13 (54.17%) Telecoms
5 11 (45.83%) Middleware
5 11 (45.83%) J2EE
6 10 (41.67%) Unix
6 10 (41.67%) TIBCO
6 10 (41.67%) Spring
6 10 (41.67%) Use Case
7 8 (33.33%) SOAP
8 7 (29.17%) Ethernet
8 7 (29.17%) Linux
8 7 (29.17%) Firewall
8 7 (29.17%) Management Information System
8 7 (29.17%) Wireless
8 7 (29.17%) MPLS
8 7 (29.17%) Oracle Fusion
8 7 (29.17%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (29.17%) Docker
8 7 (29.17%) DevOps
8 7 (29.17%) Oracle Service Bus
8 7 (29.17%) Network Management
8 7 (29.17%) Network Optimisation
8 7 (29.17%) Microservices
8 7 (29.17%) Spring Boot
8 7 (29.17%) Problem-Solving

Oracle SOA Suite
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (29.17%) Oracle Service Bus
2 6 (25.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (8.33%) Apache
3 2 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) BusinessWorks
1 3 (12.50%) TIBCO iProcess
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) Ethernet
1 7 (29.17%) Firewall
1 7 (29.17%) MPLS
1 7 (29.17%) Wireless
2 2 (8.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database
2 3 (12.50%) MySQL
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (4.17%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) SoapUI
2 3 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 3 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.50%) IntelliJ
2 3 (12.50%) JUnit
2 3 (12.50%) Maven
2 3 (12.50%) Rational Rose
2 3 (12.50%) Subversion
2 3 (12.50%) XMLSpy
3 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (54.17%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Architect
2 9 (37.50%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (29.17%) OSS Architect
4 6 (25.00%) OSS Solutions Architect
5 5 (20.83%) Developer
5 5 (20.83%) Lead Architect
6 4 (16.67%) Java Developer
6 4 (16.67%) Lead Developer
6 4 (16.67%) Lead Java Developer
7 3 (12.50%) Designer
7 3 (12.50%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
7 3 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (12.50%) SOA Designer
7 3 (12.50%) SOA Solution Designer
7 3 (12.50%) Solutions Designer
8 2 (8.33%) BizTalk Architect
8 2 (8.33%) BPM Designer
8 2 (8.33%) Middleware Specialist
8 2 (8.33%) TIBCO Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (66.67%) REST
2 14 (58.33%) Web Services
3 11 (45.83%) J2EE
3 11 (45.83%) Middleware
4 10 (41.67%) Spring
5 8 (33.33%) SOAP
6 7 (29.17%) Oracle Fusion
6 7 (29.17%) Spring Boot
7 4 (16.67%) JSON
7 4 (16.67%) RESTful
7 4 (16.67%) WSDL
7 4 (16.67%) XML
7 4 (16.67%) XSD
8 3 (12.50%) Java EE
8 3 (12.50%) JAXB
8 3 (12.50%) JAX-WS
8 3 (12.50%) JNDI
8 3 (12.50%) TIBCO EMS
8 3 (12.50%) XSL
8 3 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Unix
2 7 (29.17%) Linux
3 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) SOA
2 10 (41.67%) Use Case
3 7 (29.17%) DevOps
3 7 (29.17%) Microservices
3 7 (29.17%) Network Management
3 7 (29.17%) Network Optimisation
3 7 (29.17%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (29.17%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (25.00%) Software Architecture
5 5 (20.83%) Critical Thinking
5 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (12.50%) Data Architecture
7 3 (12.50%) ITIL
7 3 (12.50%) OO
7 3 (12.50%) TDD
7 3 (12.50%) TOGAF
7 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) SQL
2 13 (54.17%) Java
3 4 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.17%) C
5 1 (4.17%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) TIBCO Hawk
2 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Oracle
2 10 (41.67%) TIBCO
3 3 (12.50%) Casewise
4 2 (8.33%) Fiorano
4 2 (8.33%) MuleSoft
4 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (8.33%) Remedy
5 1 (4.17%) HP