Period
to 18 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 18 December 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.

Oracle SOA Suite
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 84 109
Rank change year-on-year -24 +25 -7
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 32 29 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.08% 1.49% 0.79%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.32% 7.75% 4.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 27 20
Edinburgh median daily rate £370 £340 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% -20.00% -6.59%
10th Percentile £307 £218 £274
90th Percentile £600 £364 £528
Scotland median daily rate £370 £335 £438
% change year-on-year +10.45% -23.43% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 506 374 557
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 17.10% 19.19% 17.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 222 284
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £358 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.90% -5.92% -2.25%
10th Percentile £255 £213 £240
90th Percentile £538 £486 £511
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 9
Edinburgh median hourly rate £21.00 £15.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.00% -40.00% +108.33%
10th Percentile £18.02 £14.50 £16.78
90th Percentile £28.00 £15.50 £40.38
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £17.25 £23.75
% change year-on-year +15.94% -27.37% +33.80%

Oracle SOA Suite
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle SOA Suite in Edinburgh

Oracle SOA Suite
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle SOA Suite in Edinburgh

Oracle SOA Suite
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 18 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle SOA Suite in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Oracle SOA Suite.

1 32 (100.00%) Oracle
1 32 (100.00%) SOA
2 31 (96.88%) Java
3 24 (75.00%) Web Services
4 17 (53.13%) Hibernate
5 16 (50.00%) Spring
5 16 (50.00%) JPA
6 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (46.88%) Configuration Management
7 14 (43.75%) Scrum
7 14 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (40.63%) Degree
8 13 (40.63%) Computer Science
8 13 (40.63%) Git (software)
8 13 (40.63%) RESTful
8 13 (40.63%) Cucumber
8 13 (40.63%) REST
8 13 (40.63%) Jenkins
8 13 (40.63%) Finance
8 13 (40.63%) Red Hat
8 13 (40.63%) Microservices
9 12 (37.50%) GitLab
9 12 (37.50%) Payment Gateway
9 12 (37.50%) Mentoring
9 12 (37.50%) GDPR
9 12 (37.50%) Computer Science Degree
9 12 (37.50%) Linux
9 12 (37.50%) JMX
9 12 (37.50%) Risk Management
9 12 (37.50%) GitHub

Oracle SOA Suite
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 10 (31.25%) JBoss
2 1 (3.13%) Apache
2 1 (3.13%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 12 (37.50%) Payment Gateway
2 7 (21.88%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 12 (37.50%) GitHub
2 1 (3.13%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) AMQP
1 1 (3.13%) HTTPS
1 1 (3.13%) LDAP
1 1 (3.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.25%) Hadoop
2 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.13%) Apache Hive
3 1 (3.13%) HBase
3 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (40.63%) Cucumber
1 13 (40.63%) Git (software)
1 13 (40.63%) Jenkins
2 12 (37.50%) GitLab
2 12 (37.50%) Mockito
3 8 (25.00%) Maven
4 6 (18.75%) Subversion
5 3 (9.38%) Eclipse
6 2 (6.25%) Selenium
7 1 (3.13%) Artifactory
7 1 (3.13%) ERwin
7 1 (3.13%) JMeter
7 1 (3.13%) JUnit
7 1 (3.13%) Log4j
7 1 (3.13%) SoapUI
7 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (40.63%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
2 1 (3.13%) Local Government
2 1 (3.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Developer
1 8 (25.00%) Java Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Architect
3 6 (18.75%) Java Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Designer
5 4 (12.50%) Consultant
5 4 (12.50%) Java Consultant
5 4 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Java Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Software Consultant
5 4 (12.50%) Software Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Web Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Technical Architect
7 2 (6.25%) Lead Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Lead Java Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (75.00%) Web Services
2 17 (53.13%) Hibernate
3 16 (50.00%) JPA
3 16 (50.00%) Spring
4 13 (40.63%) REST
4 13 (40.63%) RESTful
5 12 (37.50%) JMX
5 12 (37.50%) JSON
6 11 (34.38%) JSF
7 9 (28.13%) Apache CXF
7 9 (28.13%) Drools
8 8 (25.00%) Java EE
9 7 (21.88%) Apache OpenJPA
9 7 (21.88%) jBPM
9 7 (21.88%) JMS
9 7 (21.88%) RichFaces
9 7 (21.88%) XML
10 6 (18.75%) XSD
11 5 (15.63%) Apache Camel
12 4 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (40.63%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Linux
1 12 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) SOA
2 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (46.88%) Configuration Management
3 14 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (43.75%) Scrum
4 13 (40.63%) Microservices
5 12 (37.50%) Mentoring
5 12 (37.50%) Risk Management
5 12 (37.50%) Software Engineering
6 9 (28.13%) Data Modelling
6 9 (28.13%) Test Automation
7 8 (25.00%) BPMN
7 8 (25.00%) Domain Models
7 8 (25.00%) OO
7 8 (25.00%) Performance Measurement
7 8 (25.00%) UML
7 8 (25.00%) Use Case
7 8 (25.00%) Wireframes
8 7 (21.88%) Physical Data Model
8 7 (21.88%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 31 (96.88%) Java
2 9 (28.13%) SQL
3 7 (21.88%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (40.63%) Degree
2 12 (37.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (37.50%) GDPR
1 12 (37.50%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 12 (37.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) Oracle
2 13 (40.63%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.13%) IBM
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) Northgate
3 1 (3.13%) Teradata