Period
to 26 April 2018

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 6 months to 26 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 SOA Suite
England > East of England
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 133 136
Rank change year-on-year +19 +3 -9
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 81 59 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.84% 1.36% 1.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.07% 7.95% 7.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 44 25
East of England median daily rate £525 £524 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.24% +10.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £506 £429 £325
90th Percentile £600 £625 £575
England median daily rate £513 £475 £470
% change year-on-year +7.89% +1.06% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
East of England median hourly rate - - £59.50
England median hourly rate - - £52.50

Oracle SOA Suite 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 732 742 799
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 16.60% 17.15% 15.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 415 467 434
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £247 £213 £190
90th Percentile £600 £572 £575
England median daily rate £455 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +7.06% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 16 46
East of England median hourly rate £19.00 £18.98 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.11% -12.74% +1.75%
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.63 £8.75
90th Percentile £42.88 £38.75 £47.50
England median hourly rate £19.50 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -4.88% +2.50% +6.95%

Oracle SOA Suite
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

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 6 months to 26 April 2018.

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 26 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 +22 64 £525 +5.58% 4
Bedfordshire -4 10 £573 +6.51% 1
Hertfordshire -19 7 £483 -19.58% 4
Oracle SOA Suite
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 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 SOA Suite.

1 81 (100.00%) Oracle
1 81 (100.00%) SOA
2 64 (79.01%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (77.78%) Middleware
4 62 (76.54%) WSO2
5 57 (70.37%) TDD
6 56 (69.14%) RESTful
6 56 (69.14%) SOAP
7 55 (67.90%) Web Services
7 55 (67.90%) XML
7 55 (67.90%) Oracle Service Bus
8 54 (66.67%) Maven
9 53 (65.43%) Mule
10 52 (64.20%) XSLT
11 51 (62.96%) SAP
11 51 (62.96%) XPath
11 51 (62.96%) JSON
11 51 (62.96%) Greenfield Project
11 51 (62.96%) Apache Camel
12 50 (61.73%) Finance
13 47 (58.02%) Business Intelligence
14 46 (56.79%) WireMock
14 46 (56.79%) Swagger
15 45 (55.56%) Manufacturing
15 45 (55.56%) Electronics
15 45 (55.56%) Telecoms
15 45 (55.56%) Marketing
15 45 (55.56%) Digital Marketing
15 45 (55.56%) Programme Management
16 41 (50.62%) Java

Oracle SOA Suite
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 (67.90%) Oracle Service Bus
2 53 (65.43%) Mule
3 9 (11.11%) JBoss
4 7 (8.64%) Apache
5 4 (4.94%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.47%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) PaaS
1 2 (2.47%) SaaS
2 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.64%) HTTP
2 6 (7.41%) SSL
2 6 (7.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 6 (7.41%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.70%) MySQL
4 2 (2.47%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.47%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.47%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (2.47%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.47%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.23%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.23%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.23%) Ingres
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 54 (66.67%) Maven
2 10 (12.35%) Jenkins
3 5 (6.17%) Git (software)
3 5 (6.17%) JIRA
4 4 (4.94%) Subversion
5 3 (3.70%) Cucumber
5 3 (3.70%) Grunt
5 3 (3.70%) gulp
5 3 (3.70%) Hudson
5 3 (3.70%) JMeter
5 3 (3.70%) Selenium
5 3 (3.70%) SoapUI
5 3 (3.70%) webpack
5 3 (3.70%) Zephyr
General
1 50 (61.73%) Finance
2 45 (55.56%) Electronics
2 45 (55.56%) Manufacturing
2 45 (55.56%) Marketing
2 45 (55.56%) Telecoms
3 6 (7.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 59 (72.84%) Developer
2 55 (67.90%) Integration Developer
3 38 (46.91%) Senior Developer
4 27 (33.33%) SOA Developer
5 17 (20.99%) Agile Developer
5 17 (20.99%) Lead Developer
6 14 (17.28%) Senior Agile Developer
7 11 (13.58%) Architect
8 9 (11.11%) Java Developer
8 9 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (8.64%) Lead Java Developer
10 4 (4.94%) DevOps Engineer
11 3 (3.70%) JavaScript Developer
11 3 (3.70%) Linux Engineer
12 2 (2.47%) Lead Architect
12 2 (2.47%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 2 (2.47%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 2 (2.47%) Oracle Consultant
12 2 (2.47%) QA Engineer
12 2 (2.47%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (77.78%) Middleware
2 56 (69.14%) RESTful
2 56 (69.14%) SOAP
3 55 (67.90%) Web Services
3 55 (67.90%) XML
4 52 (64.20%) XSLT
5 51 (62.96%) Apache Camel
5 51 (62.96%) JSON
6 46 (56.79%) Swagger
6 46 (56.79%) WireMock
7 9 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
8 7 (8.64%) J2EE
9 3 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (3.70%) React
9 3 (3.70%) REST
9 3 (3.70%) SAML
10 2 (2.47%) ActiveMQ
10 2 (2.47%) Kafka
10 2 (2.47%) RabbitMQ
10 2 (2.47%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 51 (62.96%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (2.47%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.23%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.81%) Linux
2 8 (9.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.47%) CentOS
3 2 (2.47%) Fedora
3 2 (2.47%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (100.00%) SOA
2 64 (79.01%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (70.37%) TDD
4 47 (58.02%) Business Intelligence
5 45 (55.56%) Digital Marketing
5 45 (55.56%) Programme Management
6 10 (12.35%) Scrum
7 9 (11.11%) Microservices
8 8 (9.88%) Test Automation
9 7 (8.64%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (8.64%) Deployment Automation
9 7 (8.64%) DevOps
9 7 (8.64%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (7.41%) Coaching
10 6 (7.41%) Configuration Management
10 6 (7.41%) Kanban
10 6 (7.41%) Mentoring
10 6 (7.41%) Open Source
10 6 (7.41%) TOGAF
11 5 (6.17%) API Design
Programming Languages
1 51 (62.96%) XPath
2 41 (50.62%) Java
3 9 (11.11%) SQL
4 8 (9.88%) Java 8
5 5 (6.17%) Perl
6 3 (3.70%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.70%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.47%) C++
7 2 (2.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (2.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 7 (8.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (8.64%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (8.64%) Puppet
2 3 (3.70%) Ansible
Vendors
1 81 (100.00%) Oracle
2 62 (76.54%) WSO2
3 51 (62.96%) SAP
4 10 (12.35%) TIBCO
5 6 (7.41%) webMethods
6 4 (4.94%) ForeScout
6 4 (4.94%) Lumesse
6 4 (4.94%) Splunk
6 4 (4.94%) Thycotic
7 3 (3.70%) IBM
8 2 (2.47%) Capita
8 2 (2.47%) MuleSoft
8 2 (2.47%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.47%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (2.47%) Siebel
8 2 (2.47%) Talend