Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 98 133
Rank change year-on-year -34 +35 +42
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 75 124 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.46% 2.43% 1.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.98% 13.35% 7.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 99 34
East of England median daily rate £525 £513 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +12.33% -17.05%
10th Percentile £515 £404 £332
90th Percentile £600 £600 £561
England median daily rate £500 £505 £460
% change year-on-year -0.99% +9.78% -6.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% -27.27% +25.71%

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 940 929 777
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.31% 18.17% 16.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 543 515 466
East of England median daily rate £450 £438 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +6.77% +11.50%
10th Percentile £275 £250 £225
90th Percentile £588 £575 £563
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 34 35
East of England median hourly rate £29.95 £33.02 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.28% +15.84% -
10th Percentile £13.70 £13.15 £10.55
90th Percentile £56.25 £45.33 £40.90
England median hourly rate £21.38 £20.44 £20.00
% change year-on-year +4.60% +2.18% +5.26%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 -23 59 £525 - 1
Hertfordshire +7 8 £413 -25.00%
Bedfordshire +2 3 £573 +20.53%
Cambridgeshire -6 3 - -
Suffolk -9 2 £475 -5.00%
Oracle SOA Suite
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 75 (100.00%) Oracle
1 75 (100.00%) SOA
2 65 (86.67%) Java
3 64 (85.33%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (82.67%) Oracle Service Bus
4 62 (82.67%) SOAP
4 62 (82.67%) Web Services
5 60 (80.00%) Middleware
6 59 (78.67%) TDD
6 59 (78.67%) WSO2
7 58 (77.33%) Apache Camel
8 57 (76.00%) Mule
8 57 (76.00%) RESTful
8 57 (76.00%) Finance
9 56 (74.67%) SAP
10 55 (73.33%) Business Intelligence
10 55 (73.33%) Greenfield Project
11 53 (70.67%) Telecoms
11 53 (70.67%) Programme Management
11 53 (70.67%) Marketing
12 52 (69.33%) Digital Marketing
12 52 (69.33%) Electronics
12 52 (69.33%) Manufacturing
13 40 (53.33%) Java 8
14 38 (50.67%) XML
15 36 (48.00%) XSLT
16 35 (46.67%) XPath
16 35 (46.67%) JSON
16 35 (46.67%) Maven
16 35 (46.67%) Swagger

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 62 (82.67%) Oracle Service Bus
2 57 (76.00%) Mule
3 3 (4.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.67%) Apache
4 2 (2.67%) JBoss
4 2 (2.67%) Oracle BPEL
4 2 (2.67%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.33%) SAP MDG
1 1 (1.33%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.67%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.67%) Office 365
2 1 (1.33%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (1.33%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.33%) GitHub
2 1 (1.33%) IaaS
2 1 (1.33%) PaaS
2 1 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.67%) HTTP
1 2 (2.67%) SSL
1 2 (2.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.67%) Oracle Database
2 4 (5.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (2.67%) Big Data
4 2 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.67%) Kalido
4 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.67%) Snowflake Schema
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.33%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (1.33%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.33%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.33%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.33%) MySQL
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.33%) PowerCenter
5 1 (1.33%) SAP HANA
5 1 (1.33%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 35 (46.67%) Maven
2 4 (5.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.00%) JMeter
4 2 (2.67%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.67%) JDeveloper
4 2 (2.67%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.67%) JIRA
4 2 (2.67%) Selenium
4 2 (2.67%) SoapUI
4 2 (2.67%) Subversion
4 2 (2.67%) Zephyr
5 1 (1.33%) Gatling
5 1 (1.33%) GitLab
5 1 (1.33%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.33%) NeoLoad
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle APEX
General
1 57 (76.00%) Finance
2 53 (70.67%) Marketing
2 53 (70.67%) Telecoms
3 52 (69.33%) Electronics
3 52 (69.33%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.00%) Retail
5 1 (1.33%) Banking
5 1 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 66 (88.00%) Developer
2 45 (60.00%) Senior Developer
3 38 (50.67%) Integration Developer
4 32 (42.67%) Java Developer
5 28 (37.33%) SOA Developer
6 20 (26.67%) Senior Java Developer
7 18 (24.00%) Agile Developer
7 18 (24.00%) Senior Agile Developer
8 12 (16.00%) Lead Developer
8 12 (16.00%) Lead Java Developer
9 5 (6.67%) Architect
9 5 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
10 3 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
11 2 (2.67%) .NET Developer
11 2 (2.67%) Agile Java Developer
11 2 (2.67%) Data Architect
11 2 (2.67%) Oracle SOA Developer
11 2 (2.67%) QA Engineer
11 2 (2.67%) Senior Agile Java Developer
12 1 (1.33%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (82.67%) SOAP
1 62 (82.67%) Web Services
2 60 (80.00%) Middleware
3 58 (77.33%) Apache Camel
4 57 (76.00%) RESTful
5 38 (50.67%) XML
6 36 (48.00%) XSLT
7 35 (46.67%) JSON
7 35 (46.67%) Swagger
7 35 (46.67%) WireMock
8 3 (4.00%) Lambda Expressions
9 2 (2.67%) .NET
9 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET
9 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (2.67%) J2EE
9 2 (2.67%) Java EE
9 2 (2.67%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (2.67%) REST
9 2 (2.67%) Spring
9 2 (2.67%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 55 (73.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.33%) Linux
2 2 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (100.00%) SOA
2 64 (85.33%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (78.67%) TDD
4 55 (73.33%) Business Intelligence
5 53 (70.67%) Programme Management
6 52 (69.33%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (5.33%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (5.33%) ETL
7 4 (5.33%) Open Source
8 3 (4.00%) Analytics
8 3 (4.00%) BPEL
8 3 (4.00%) Integration Testing
8 3 (4.00%) Software Engineering
9 2 (2.67%) Agile Testing
9 2 (2.67%) BDD
9 2 (2.67%) Data Analytics
9 2 (2.67%) DevOps
9 2 (2.67%) Mentoring
9 2 (2.67%) Microservices
9 2 (2.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 65 (86.67%) Java
2 40 (53.33%) Java 8
3 35 (46.67%) XPath
4 9 (12.00%) Java 9
5 6 (8.00%) SQL
6 3 (4.00%) Perl
7 2 (2.67%) C#
7 2 (2.67%) VB
8 1 (1.33%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.33%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.33%) Python
8 1 (1.33%) XQuery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (2.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) Ansible
1 2 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 75 (100.00%) Oracle
2 59 (78.67%) WSO2
3 56 (74.67%) SAP
4 8 (10.67%) Talend
5 3 (4.00%) ForeScout
5 3 (4.00%) Informatica
5 3 (4.00%) Lumesse
5 3 (4.00%) Splunk
5 3 (4.00%) Thycotic
5 3 (4.00%) TIBCO
6 2 (2.67%) Databricks
6 2 (2.67%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.33%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.33%) Avaya
7 1 (1.33%) Cisco
7 1 (1.33%) Dynatrace
7 1 (1.33%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.33%) IBM
7 1 (1.33%) MicroStrategy