Period
to 23 July 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 23 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 77 89
Rank change year-on-year -20 +12 -1
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 7 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.46% 0.53% 0.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.38% 3.37% 4.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 9
Birmingham median daily rate £475 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% -13.16%
10th Percentile £350 £378 £313
90th Percentile £595 £484 £435
West Midlands median daily rate £525 £530 £413
% change year-on-year -0.94% +28.48% -26.67%
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 207 208 274
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 13.62% 15.88% 17.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 144 187
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £288 £263 £213
90th Percentile £575 £536 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 5
Birmingham median hourly rate £15.50 £14.22 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.04% +23.61% -23.33%
10th Percentile £14.30 £10.75 £9.50
90th Percentile £22.75 £17.98 £14.90
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year -5.88% +36.00% -24.24%

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 23 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle SOA Suite in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Oracle SOA Suite.

1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) SOA
2 5 (71.43%) SAP
3 3 (42.86%) SOAP
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) XML
3 3 (42.86%) XSLT
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) WSDL
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
3 3 (42.86%) ERP
3 3 (42.86%) XPath
3 3 (42.86%) WCF
3 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (42.86%) SAP MII
3 3 (42.86%) SaaS
3 3 (42.86%) REST
4 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Tripwire
4 2 (28.57%) QA
4 2 (28.57%) SAP Basis
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (28.57%) IBM

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 3 (42.86%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Synapse
2 1 (14.29%) JBoss
2 1 (14.29%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) SAP MII
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (14.29%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) SaaS
2 1 (14.29%) IaaS
2 1 (14.29%) IBM PureFlex
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) BizTalk Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Security Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Security Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Security Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Security Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) SOA Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
1 3 (42.86%) REST
1 3 (42.86%) SOAP
1 3 (42.86%) WCF
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
1 3 (42.86%) WSDL
1 3 (42.86%) XML
1 3 (42.86%) XSLT
2 2 (28.57%) SAP Basis
3 1 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Camel
3 1 (14.29%) Kafka
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware
3 1 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (14.29%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) TM Forum
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) SOA
2 3 (42.86%) ERP
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Server Hardening
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (14.29%) Loose Coupling
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
1 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
1 3 (42.86%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
2 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) SAP
3 2 (28.57%) IBM
3 2 (28.57%) Tripwire
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) Dell
4 1 (14.29%) EMC
4 1 (14.29%) F5
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) Splunk
4 1 (14.29%) TIBCO
4 1 (14.29%) VMware