Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Oracle Service Bus skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Service Bus over the 6 months to 17 January 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 Service Bus (OSB)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 243 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +278
Contract jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.042% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.30% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
City of London median daily rate £425 - -
Central London median daily rate £425 - £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Oracle Service Bus 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 the City of London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1,012 1,127 1,105
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.33% 18.01% 15.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 813 900 839
City of London median daily rate £500 £470 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.44% +10.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £278 £313 £263
90th Percentile £675 £663 £638
Central London median daily rate £498 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +10.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 13
City of London median hourly rate £17.85 £19.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.05% -2.56% +27.87%
10th Percentile £10.88 £11.43 £11.41
90th Percentile £27.50 £56.68 £56.45
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.73 £18.00
% change year-on-year -0.13% +4.03% +16.13%

Oracle Service Bus
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Oracle Service Bus as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Service Bus in the City of London

Oracle Service Bus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle Service Bus in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Service Bus in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 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 City of London region with a requirement for Oracle Service Bus.

1 3 (100.00%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) WSDL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) ISO 8583
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Groovy
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) JBehave
2 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (66.67%) API Testing
2 2 (66.67%) ISO 20022
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Monetization
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (33.33%) Calabash

Oracle Service Bus
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle FAH
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Utilities
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 2 (66.67%) JBehave
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 1 (33.33%) Appium
2 1 (33.33%) Calabash
2 1 (33.33%) JMeter
2 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Payments Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Applications DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Tester
2 1 (33.33%) SOA Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) WSDL
1 2 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) API Testing
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) E-business
3 1 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (33.33%) Monetization
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Groovy
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO 20022
1 2 (66.67%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Hyperion