Period
to 20 April 2018

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 20 April 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)
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 179 176
Rank change year-on-year +38 -3 +17
Contract jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 55 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.24% 0.34% 0.28%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.52% 2.02% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 12 0
East of England median daily rate £525 £463 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.51% - -
England median daily rate £513 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +13.89% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £57.75

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 731 741 786
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 16.46% 16.89% 15.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 420 466 426
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £250 £213 £190
90th Percentile £600 £563 £575
England median daily rate £455 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +7.06% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 17 44
East of England median hourly rate £19.00 £18.96 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.21% -16.66% +6.43%
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.63 £8.75
90th Percentile £41.25 £38.75 £47.50
England median hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -7.32% +2.50% +6.95%

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 20 April 2018. 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 +43 53 £525 +13.51% 5
Hertfordshire -13 2 - - 2
Oracle Service Bus
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 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 East of England region with a requirement for Oracle Service Bus.

1 55 (100.00%) Oracle
1 55 (100.00%) SOA
1 55 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 53 (96.36%) SOAP
2 53 (96.36%) Web Services
2 53 (96.36%) Middleware
2 53 (96.36%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (96.36%) WSO2
2 53 (96.36%) Mule
2 53 (96.36%) RESTful
3 51 (92.73%) Greenfield Project
3 51 (92.73%) Apache Camel
3 51 (92.73%) XPath
3 51 (92.73%) JSON
3 51 (92.73%) Maven
3 51 (92.73%) XML
3 51 (92.73%) XSLT
4 48 (87.27%) TDD
5 46 (83.64%) Swagger
5 46 (83.64%) WireMock
6 45 (81.82%) Marketing
6 45 (81.82%) Digital Marketing
6 45 (81.82%) Programme Management
6 45 (81.82%) SAP
6 45 (81.82%) Business Intelligence
6 45 (81.82%) Electronics
6 45 (81.82%) Telecoms
6 45 (81.82%) Finance
6 45 (81.82%) Manufacturing
7 34 (61.82%) 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 55 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 53 (96.36%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) PaaS
2 1 (1.82%) IaaS
2 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 51 (92.73%) Maven
2 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.82%) JIRA
General
1 45 (81.82%) Electronics
1 45 (81.82%) Finance
1 45 (81.82%) Manufacturing
1 45 (81.82%) Marketing
1 45 (81.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (98.18%) Developer
2 53 (96.36%) Integration Developer
3 36 (65.45%) Senior Developer
4 27 (49.09%) SOA Developer
5 17 (30.91%) Agile Developer
5 17 (30.91%) Lead Developer
6 14 (25.45%) Senior Agile Developer
7 9 (16.36%) Java Developer
8 7 (12.73%) Lead Java Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Senior Java Developer
10 1 (1.82%) Consultant
10 1 (1.82%) Middleware Developer
10 1 (1.82%) Oracle Consultant
10 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL Developer
10 1 (1.82%) Senior Middleware Developer
10 1 (1.82%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (96.36%) Middleware
1 53 (96.36%) RESTful
1 53 (96.36%) SOAP
1 53 (96.36%) Web Services
2 51 (92.73%) Apache Camel
2 51 (92.73%) JSON
2 51 (92.73%) XML
2 51 (92.73%) XSLT
3 46 (83.64%) Swagger
3 46 (83.64%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 51 (92.73%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.82%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (100.00%) SOA
2 53 (96.36%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (87.27%) TDD
4 45 (81.82%) Business Intelligence
4 45 (81.82%) Digital Marketing
4 45 (81.82%) Programme Management
5 2 (3.64%) Scrum
6 1 (1.82%) BPEL
6 1 (1.82%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (1.82%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (1.82%) Test Automation
6 1 (1.82%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (92.73%) XPath
2 34 (61.82%) Java
3 7 (12.73%) Java 8
4 2 (3.64%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.64%) SQL
5 1 (1.82%) Ruby
Vendors
1 55 (100.00%) Oracle
2 53 (96.36%) WSO2
3 45 (81.82%) SAP
4 2 (3.64%) Talend