Period
to 21 January 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 21 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)
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 176 188
Rank change year-on-year +45 +12 +21
Contract jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 62 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.32% 0.20% 0.096%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.96% 1.18% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 7 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 £421 £313
90th Percentile £600 £469 £338
England median daily rate £513 £438 £470
% change year-on-year +17.14% -6.91% +16.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England 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 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 779 761 867
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 16.62% 17.00% 16.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 459 439 455
East of England median daily rate £425 £388 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +0.65% +1.32%
10th Percentile £250 £225 £190
90th Percentile £600 £538 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 23 70
East of England median hourly rate £37.00 £31.50 £29.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.46% +7.69% +46.25%
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.63 £8.75
90th Percentile £45.00 £41.20 £46.83
England median hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -2.50% - +11.11%

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 21 January 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 +47 61 £513 +10.81% 6
Hertfordshire -10 1 - - 3
Oracle Service Bus
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 East of England region with a requirement for Oracle Service Bus.

1 62 (100.00%) Oracle
1 62 (100.00%) SOA
1 62 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 61 (98.39%) Mule
2 61 (98.39%) Middleware
2 61 (98.39%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (98.39%) TDD
2 61 (98.39%) WSO2
3 60 (96.77%) Swagger
3 60 (96.77%) WireMock
3 60 (96.77%) Greenfield Project
3 60 (96.77%) Maven
3 60 (96.77%) XPath
3 60 (96.77%) JSON
3 60 (96.77%) XML
3 60 (96.77%) XSLT
4 59 (95.16%) Apache Camel
5 55 (88.71%) SAP
5 55 (88.71%) Business Intelligence
5 55 (88.71%) Electronics
5 55 (88.71%) Telecoms
5 55 (88.71%) Finance
5 55 (88.71%) Manufacturing
5 55 (88.71%) Digital Marketing
5 55 (88.71%) Marketing
5 55 (88.71%) Programme Management
6 44 (70.97%) RESTful
6 44 (70.97%) SOAP
6 44 (70.97%) Web Services
7 26 (41.94%) 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 62 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 61 (98.39%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) IaaS
1 1 (1.61%) PaaS
Development Applications
1 60 (96.77%) Maven
General
1 55 (88.71%) Electronics
1 55 (88.71%) Finance
1 55 (88.71%) Manufacturing
1 55 (88.71%) Marketing
1 55 (88.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 62 (100.00%) Developer
2 52 (83.87%) Integration Developer
3 41 (66.13%) Senior Developer
4 37 (59.68%) SOA Developer
5 36 (58.06%) Agile Developer
6 23 (37.10%) Lead Developer
7 22 (35.48%) Senior Agile Developer
8 2 (3.23%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
9 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL Developer
9 1 (1.61%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (98.39%) Middleware
2 60 (96.77%) JSON
2 60 (96.77%) Swagger
2 60 (96.77%) WireMock
2 60 (96.77%) XML
2 60 (96.77%) XSLT
3 59 (95.16%) Apache Camel
4 44 (70.97%) RESTful
4 44 (70.97%) SOAP
4 44 (70.97%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 60 (96.77%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (100.00%) SOA
2 61 (98.39%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (98.39%) TDD
3 55 (88.71%) Business Intelligence
3 55 (88.71%) Digital Marketing
3 55 (88.71%) Programme Management
4 2 (3.23%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 60 (96.77%) XPath
2 26 (41.94%) Java
3 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.61%) SQL
Vendors
1 62 (100.00%) Oracle
2 61 (98.39%) WSO2
3 55 (88.71%) SAP
4 2 (3.23%) Talend