Period
to 12 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 12 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 Service Bus (OSB)
England > East of England
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 180 202
Rank change year-on-year +48 +22 +5
Contract jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 72 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.41% 0.21% 0.053%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.08% 1.34% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 6 2
East of England median daily rate £513 £438 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.14% +34.62% -17.20%
10th Percentile £506 £418 £313
90th Percentile £600 £469 £338
England median daily rate £513 £440 £475
% change year-on-year +16.48% -7.37% +15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £56.50

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 East of England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 891 748 965
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 17.43% 15.50% 17.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 506 427 534
East of England median daily rate £425 £388 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +0.65% +2.67%
10th Percentile £250 £211 £190
90th Percentile £588 £538 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 29 79
East of England median hourly rate £37.00 £28.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.82% +18.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £14.00 £10.61 £10.20
90th Percentile £45.50 £41.75 £43.75
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Oracle Service Bus
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Service Bus in the East of England

Oracle Service Bus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Service Bus in the East of England

Oracle Service Bus
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Service Bus within the East of England region over the 6 months to 12 December 2017. 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
Essex +44 69 £513 +10.81% 3
Cambridgeshire - 2 - -
Hertfordshire -6 1 - - 2
Oracle Service Bus
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Oracle Service Bus.

1 70 (97.22%) Oracle
1 70 (97.22%) SOA
1 70 (97.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 68 (94.44%) Maven
3 67 (93.06%) Middleware
3 67 (93.06%) Mule
3 67 (93.06%) Apache Camel
3 67 (93.06%) WSO2
3 67 (93.06%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (93.06%) TDD
4 66 (91.67%) XML
4 66 (91.67%) XSLT
4 66 (91.67%) Swagger
4 66 (91.67%) WireMock
4 66 (91.67%) Greenfield Project
4 66 (91.67%) XPath
4 66 (91.67%) JSON
5 63 (87.50%) Business Intelligence
6 61 (84.72%) Electronics
6 61 (84.72%) Telecoms
6 61 (84.72%) Finance
6 61 (84.72%) Manufacturing
6 61 (84.72%) Programme Management
6 61 (84.72%) SAP
6 61 (84.72%) Digital Marketing
6 61 (84.72%) Marketing
7 32 (44.44%) RESTful
7 32 (44.44%) SOAP
7 32 (44.44%) Web Services
7 32 (44.44%) Java

Oracle Service Bus
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 70 (97.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 67 (93.06%) Mule
3 4 (5.56%) JBoss
4 2 (2.78%) Apache
4 2 (2.78%) AquaLogic
4 2 (2.78%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (2.78%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.78%) Tuxedo
4 2 (2.78%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) IaaS
1 1 (1.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (2.78%) MongoDB
1 2 (2.78%) Oracle ODI
1 2 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 68 (94.44%) Maven
2 2 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
General
1 61 (84.72%) Electronics
1 61 (84.72%) Finance
1 61 (84.72%) Manufacturing
1 61 (84.72%) Marketing
1 61 (84.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 70 (97.22%) Developer
2 56 (77.78%) Integration Developer
3 47 (65.28%) Senior Developer
3 47 (65.28%) SOA Developer
4 46 (63.89%) Agile Developer
5 29 (40.28%) Senior Agile Developer
6 25 (34.72%) Lead Developer
7 2 (2.78%) COBOL Programmer
7 2 (2.78%) Programmer
8 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL Developer
8 1 (1.39%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (93.06%) Apache Camel
1 67 (93.06%) Middleware
2 66 (91.67%) JSON
2 66 (91.67%) Swagger
2 66 (91.67%) WireMock
2 66 (91.67%) XML
2 66 (91.67%) XSLT
3 32 (44.44%) RESTful
3 32 (44.44%) SOAP
3 32 (44.44%) Web Services
4 2 (2.78%) .NET
4 2 (2.78%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 2 (2.78%) Spring
4 2 (2.78%) Spring Boot
4 2 (2.78%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 66 (91.67%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (97.22%) SOA
2 67 (93.06%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (93.06%) TDD
3 63 (87.50%) Business Intelligence
4 61 (84.72%) Digital Marketing
4 61 (84.72%) Programme Management
5 2 (2.78%) BPEL
5 2 (2.78%) DevOps
5 2 (2.78%) E-business
5 2 (2.78%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 66 (91.67%) XPath
2 32 (44.44%) Java
3 3 (4.17%) PL/SQL
3 3 (4.17%) SQL
4 2 (2.78%) C#
4 2 (2.78%) COBOL
4 2 (2.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) Ansible
1 2 (2.78%) Data Guard
1 2 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 70 (97.22%) Oracle
2 67 (93.06%) WSO2
3 61 (84.72%) SAP
4 2 (2.78%) Hyperion
4 2 (2.78%) MuleSoft