Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 16 December 2017 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 91 84
Rank change year-on-year -3 -7 -3
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 8 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.50% 0.28% 0.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.36% 1.38% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 2
Birmingham median daily rate £475 £463 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.76% +11.45% -2.35%
10th Percentile £359 £421 £408
90th Percentile £575 £494 £423
West Midlands median daily rate £470 £425 £650
% change year-on-year +10.59% -34.62% +52.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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 Birmingham with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 238 289 229
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 14.75% 20.00% 16.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 157 153
Birmingham median daily rate £401 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.76% +21.43% -
10th Percentile £202 £250 £211
90th Percentile £550 £575 £485
West Midlands median daily rate £401 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +0.13% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 7
Birmingham median hourly rate £14.22 £13.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.35% -25.71% +27.27%
10th Percentile £13.06 £10.60 £10.96
90th Percentile £29.30 £57.50 £20.85
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +25.00% -8.57% -

Oracle SOA Suite
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle SOA Suite in Birmingham

Oracle SOA Suite
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle SOA Suite in Birmingham

Oracle SOA Suite
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite in Birmingham over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle SOA Suite in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Oracle SOA Suite.

1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) SOA
2 5 (62.50%) IBM
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Velocity
3 2 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (25.00%) BPEL
3 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (25.00%) F5
3 2 (25.00%) REST
3 2 (25.00%) Splunk
3 2 (25.00%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
3 2 (25.00%) Office 365
3 2 (25.00%) Kafka
3 2 (25.00%) Apache Camel
3 2 (25.00%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (25.00%) People Management
3 2 (25.00%) Microservices
3 2 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
3 2 (25.00%) Physical Data Model
3 2 (25.00%) Loose Coupling
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Workflow
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management

Oracle SOA Suite
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (25.00%) Apache
1 2 (25.00%) Apache ServiceMix
1 2 (25.00%) JBoss
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 2 (25.00%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
1 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) DB2
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) ERwin
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
2 3 (37.50%) SOA Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Change Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Security Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Technical Architect
3 2 (25.00%) IT Change Manager
3 2 (25.00%) IT Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Security Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Security Technical Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Data Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Data Integration Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Architect
4 1 (12.50%) UML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (25.00%) Apache Camel
1 2 (25.00%) Kafka
1 2 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (25.00%) REST
1 2 (25.00%) SOAP
1 2 (25.00%) Velocity
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Unix
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) SOA
2 2 (25.00%) BPEL
2 2 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
2 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
2 2 (25.00%) Loose Coupling
2 2 (25.00%) Microservices
2 2 (25.00%) Open Source
2 2 (25.00%) People Management
2 2 (25.00%) Physical Data Model
2 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) UML
2 2 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) eTOM
3 1 (12.50%) Metadata Management
3 1 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) IBM
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) Dell
3 2 (25.00%) EMC
3 2 (25.00%) F5
3 2 (25.00%) NetApp
3 2 (25.00%) Splunk
3 2 (25.00%) TIBCO
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) BT
4 1 (12.50%) Embarcadero