Period
to 20 October 2018

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 20 October 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 96 97
Rank change year-on-year +7 +1 -5
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 8 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.56% 0.26% 0.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.35% 1.61% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 4
Birmingham median daily rate £350 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% -31.82%
West Midlands median daily rate £350 £530 £325
% change year-on-year -33.96% +63.08% -50.00%
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 184 249 337
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 12.93% 16.47% 21.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 179 213
Birmingham median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £183 £280 £240
90th Percentile £529 £500 £553
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 8 8
Birmingham median hourly rate £18.50 £14.22 £11.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.14% +20.47% -21.33%
10th Percentile £11.65 £11.93 £10.50
90th Percentile £23.00 £25.03 £48.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £18.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -13.89% +20.00% -14.29%

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 20 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle SOA Suite in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Oracle SOA Suite.

1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) SOA
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) SAP
2 6 (75.00%) XML
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Apache
3 4 (50.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (37.50%) XHTML
4 3 (37.50%) JBoss
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) WSDL
4 3 (37.50%) B2B
4 3 (37.50%) B2C
4 3 (37.50%) XSLT
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) SOAP
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) J2EE
4 3 (37.50%) MySQL
4 3 (37.50%) C#
4 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
4 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
4 3 (37.50%) Scrum
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) ActiveMQ

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 4 (50.00%) Apache
1 4 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (37.50%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (37.50%) JBoss
3 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) SAP Hybris
1 3 (37.50%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) SaaS
2 1 (12.50%) IaaS
2 1 (12.50%) IBM PureFlex
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) MySQL
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
1 3 (37.50%) BizTalk Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Hybris Architect
1 3 (37.50%) SAP Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Programme Manager
2 1 (12.50%) SOA Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (37.50%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (37.50%) Apache Camel
2 3 (37.50%) Apache CXF
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
2 3 (37.50%) J2EE
2 3 (37.50%) REST
2 3 (37.50%) SOAP
2 3 (37.50%) Spring
2 3 (37.50%) WCF
2 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 3 (37.50%) WSDL
2 3 (37.50%) XHTML
2 3 (37.50%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) AIX
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) SOA
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) B2B
2 3 (37.50%) B2C
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (37.50%) DevOps
2 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 3 (37.50%) ERP
2 3 (37.50%) Kanban
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Coaching
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Metrics
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
1 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
1 3 (37.50%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) SAP
3 3 (37.50%) hybris
4 1 (12.50%) IBM
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat