The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle SOA Suite
England / East of England
Rank 87 95 89
Rank change year-on-year +8 -6  
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 41 31 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.92% 1.26% 1.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.85% 8.03% 7.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 7 22
Median daily rate £525 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £386 £428
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £536
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £450 £433
% change year-on-year +2.77% +3.96%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £57.75 -

Oracle SOA Suite is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Contract Application Platform Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 378 386 505
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 17.75% 15.71% 19.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 196 289
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £222 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 28
Median hourly rate £27.00 £40.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +92.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.38 £9.00 £11.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.65 £57.50 £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.14
% change year-on-year -5.55% +11.52%  

Oracle SOA Suite
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Oracle SOA Suite as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle SOA Suite in the East of England

Oracle SOA Suite
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 SOA Suite in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle SOA Suite in the East of England

Oracle SOA Suite
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite in the East of England over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle SOA Suite in the East of England

Oracle SOA Suite
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle SOA Suite in the East of England

Oracle SOA Suite
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 SOA Suite within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +5 27 £511 - 2
Hertfordshire +4 12 £600 +26.31% 3
Cambridgeshire +5 1 - - 1
Bedfordshire -1 1 £538 +13.15%
Oracle SOA Suite
England

Oracle SOA Suite
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 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 SOA Suite.

1 60 (100.00%) Oracle
1 60 (100.00%) SOA
2 39 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (55.00%) Middleware
4 26 (43.33%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (38.33%) TDD
5 23 (38.33%) WSO2
6 22 (36.67%) Scrum
6 22 (36.67%) J2EE
7 21 (35.00%) Linux
7 21 (35.00%) Oracle Database
7 21 (35.00%) DevOps
8 19 (31.67%) WebLogic
9 18 (30.00%) SSL
10 17 (28.33%) Apache
10 17 (28.33%) Subversion
10 17 (28.33%) Relational Database
10 17 (28.33%) Microservices
10 17 (28.33%) Oracle Service Bus
11 16 (26.67%) Open Source
11 16 (26.67%) Kanban
11 16 (26.67%) Docker
11 16 (26.67%) JBoss
11 16 (26.67%) Web Services
11 16 (26.67%) Configuration Management
12 15 (25.00%) HTTP
12 15 (25.00%) TCP/IP
12 15 (25.00%) SOAP
12 15 (25.00%) Jenkins
12 15 (25.00%) Git (software)

Oracle SOA Suite
Top Related 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 19 (31.67%) WebLogic
2 17 (28.33%) Apache
2 17 (28.33%) Oracle Service Bus
3 16 (26.67%) JBoss
4 6 (10.00%) Mule
5 3 (5.00%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.33%) Confluence
7 1 (1.67%) IIS
7 1 (1.67%) Jetty
7 1 (1.67%) Mongrel
7 1 (1.67%) nginx
7 1 (1.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (13.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 8 (13.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (11.67%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (10.00%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (5.00%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.67%) Google App Engine
2 1 (1.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 18 (30.00%) SSL
2 15 (25.00%) HTTP
2 15 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.00%) Internet
4 1 (1.67%) DHCP
4 1 (1.67%) DNS
4 1 (1.67%) FTP
4 1 (1.67%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (35.00%) Oracle Database
2 17 (28.33%) Relational Database
3 12 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 11 (18.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (5.00%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.33%) QlikView
6 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (28.33%) Subversion
2 15 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 15 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 13 (21.67%) Maven
4 3 (5.00%) SoapUI
5 2 (3.33%) JIRA
6 1 (1.67%) Travis CI
General
1 12 (20.00%) Finance
2 9 (15.00%) Retail
3 8 (13.33%) Electronics
3 8 (13.33%) Manufacturing
3 8 (13.33%) Marketing
3 8 (13.33%) Telecoms
4 6 (10.00%) Advertising
5 2 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (31.67%) Developer
2 16 (26.67%) Architect
3 10 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (16.67%) Oracle Architect
4 7 (11.67%) Consultant
4 7 (11.67%) Oracle Consultant
4 7 (11.67%) Oracle SOA Consultant
4 7 (11.67%) Oracle Specialist
4 7 (11.67%) SOA Consultant
4 7 (11.67%) SOA Developer
4 7 (11.67%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (11.67%) Support Specialist
5 6 (10.00%) Java Developer
6 5 (8.33%) DBA
6 5 (8.33%) Integration Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
6 5 (8.33%) SOA Architect
6 5 (8.33%) SOA Specialist
6 5 (8.33%) Support Consultant
7 4 (6.67%) SOA Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (55.00%) Middleware
2 22 (36.67%) J2EE
3 16 (26.67%) Web Services
4 15 (25.00%) SOAP
5 13 (21.67%) XML
6 11 (18.33%) Oracle Fusion
7 9 (15.00%) XSLT
8 8 (13.33%) JMS
9 6 (10.00%) Apache Camel
9 6 (10.00%) REST
9 6 (10.00%) RESTful
9 6 (10.00%) XSD
10 4 (6.67%) .NET
10 4 (6.67%) JPA
10 4 (6.67%) JSON
10 4 (6.67%) Spring
11 3 (5.00%) EJB
11 3 (5.00%) EJB 3.0
11 3 (5.00%) Hibernate
11 3 (5.00%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.00%) Clustering
2 3 (5.00%) iPad
3 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.67%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 21 (35.00%) Linux
2 11 (18.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (10.00%) Unix
4 4 (6.67%) Solaris
5 1 (1.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (100.00%) SOA
2 39 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (43.33%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (38.33%) TDD
5 22 (36.67%) Scrum
6 21 (35.00%) DevOps
7 17 (28.33%) Microservices
8 16 (26.67%) Configuration Management
8 16 (26.67%) Kanban
8 16 (26.67%) Open Source
9 13 (21.67%) Mentoring
10 12 (20.00%) API Design
10 12 (20.00%) Coaching
11 11 (18.33%) Software Engineering
12 10 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (16.67%) User Stories
13 9 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
13 9 (15.00%) Continuous Deployment
13 9 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
14 8 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 14 (23.33%) Java
2 11 (18.33%) Perl
3 9 (15.00%) C
4 4 (6.67%) Python
4 4 (6.67%) SQL
5 3 (5.00%) XPath
6 2 (3.33%) C#
6 2 (3.33%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.33%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.33%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.33%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.67%) MiFID
1 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 16 (26.67%) Docker
2 6 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (18.33%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (18.33%) Puppet
2 4 (6.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 60 (100.00%) Oracle
2 23 (38.33%) WSO2
3 10 (16.67%) SAP
4 7 (11.67%) JDA
5 6 (10.00%) VMware
6 3 (5.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (3.33%) IBM
7 2 (3.33%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.67%) BEA
8 1 (1.67%) Google
8 1 (1.67%) Lumesse
8 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.67%) Splunk
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