Period
to 1 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 1 October 2020 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
UK > England
6 months to
1 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 331 588 497
Rank change year-on-year +257 -91 -53
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 141 202 406
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.54% 0.25% 0.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.67% 1.67% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 109 265
Median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% -2.44%
10th Percentile £325 £405 £400
90th Percentile £600 £633 £600
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £488
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Median hourly rate £42.00 - £35.00
UK median hourly rate £42.00 - £35.00

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 England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 3,838 12,127 15,640
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.80% 15.15% 16.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,413 7,842 10,336
Median daily rate £475 £463 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% - +2.78%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £275
90th Percentile £675 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £473 £455 £450
% change year-on-year +3.85% +1.11% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 264 391
Median hourly rate £27.23 £20.51 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.76% -4.60% +2.60%
10th Percentile £12.74 £11.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £56.40 £53.75 £51.25
Median hourly rate £27.75 £21.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year +32.14% -1.18% +6.25%

Oracle SOA Suite
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle SOA Suite in England

Oracle SOA Suite
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite in England.

Daily rate trend for Oracle SOA Suite in England

Oracle SOA Suite
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite in England over the 6 months to 1 October 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Oracle SOA Suite in England

Oracle SOA Suite
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite in England.

Hourly rate trend for Oracle SOA Suite in England

Oracle SOA Suite
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 1 October 2020. 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
London +194 60 £550 +4.76% 9
South East +172 21 £400 -20.00% 7
South West +124 21 £525 +11.11% 2
East of England +69 14 £525 - 1
North of England +118 13 £550 +12.24% 1
North West +82 11 £550 +12.24% 1
Yorkshire +86 1 - -
North East +38 1 £338 -33.33%
Oracle SOA Suite
UK

For the 6 months to 1 October 2020, 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 England region with a requirement for Oracle SOA Suite.

1 141 (100.00%) Oracle
1 141 (100.00%) SOA
2 73 (51.77%) Middleware
3 69 (48.94%) Oracle Fusion
4 60 (42.55%) Security Cleared
5 58 (41.13%) Java
5 58 (41.13%) SOAP
6 54 (38.30%) SC Cleared
7 52 (36.88%) Web Services
8 50 (35.46%) Oracle Database
9 49 (34.75%) Linux
10 47 (33.33%) XML
11 44 (31.21%) WebLogic
12 42 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
13 40 (28.37%) SQL
14 37 (26.24%) Finance
14 37 (26.24%) Oracle Database 12c
15 34 (24.11%) Public Sector
15 34 (24.11%) Shell Script
15 34 (24.11%) XSLT
16 33 (23.40%) JSON
16 33 (23.40%) SaaS
16 33 (23.40%) Oracle Service Bus
17 32 (22.70%) PaaS
17 32 (22.70%) Business Intelligence
18 31 (21.99%) Oracle ODI
19 27 (19.15%) Oracle Database 11g
19 27 (19.15%) PL/SQL
19 27 (19.15%) WSO2
20 26 (18.44%) REST

Oracle SOA Suite
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 44 (31.21%) WebLogic
2 33 (23.40%) Oracle Service Bus
3 26 (18.44%) Red Hat Fuse
4 21 (14.89%) Mule
5 15 (10.64%) Apache
5 15 (10.64%) Confluence
6 9 (6.38%) Tomcat
7 7 (4.96%) JBoss
8 5 (3.55%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (2.13%) Appian
9 3 (2.13%) CMS
9 3 (2.13%) Headless CMS
9 3 (2.13%) IIS
10 2 (1.42%) Oracle BPEL
10 2 (1.42%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.71%) Anypoint
11 1 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.71%) Oracle Coherence
11 1 (0.71%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (2.13%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 24 (17.02%) Oracle Applications
2 18 (12.77%) Oracle ERP
3 12 (8.51%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (4.96%) Documaker
4 7 (4.96%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (2.84%) Oracle iSupplier
6 3 (2.13%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 3 (2.13%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (2.13%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 2 (1.42%) Siebel CRM
8 1 (0.71%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.71%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 33 (23.40%) SaaS
2 32 (22.70%) PaaS
3 16 (11.35%) Azure
4 13 (9.22%) AWS
5 7 (4.96%) GitHub
6 3 (2.13%) GCP
6 3 (2.13%) IaaS
6 3 (2.13%) Power Platform
7 1 (0.71%) Amazon GuardDuty
7 1 (0.71%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.71%) Apigee
7 1 (0.71%) Boomi
7 1 (0.71%) Route 53
7 1 (0.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.48%) DNS
2 17 (12.06%) DMZ
3 16 (11.35%) VPN
4 7 (4.96%) Firewall
4 7 (4.96%) HTTP
5 5 (3.55%) TCP/IP
6 4 (2.84%) SSL
7 3 (2.13%) SNMP
8 2 (1.42%) SMTP
8 2 (1.42%) VLAN
9 1 (0.71%) FTP
9 1 (0.71%) Internet
9 1 (0.71%) LAN
9 1 (0.71%) Network Security
9 1 (0.71%) OSPF
9 1 (0.71%) TACACS
9 1 (0.71%) WAN
9 1 (0.71%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (35.46%) Oracle Database
2 37 (26.24%) Oracle Database 12c
3 31 (21.99%) Oracle ODI
4 27 (19.15%) Oracle Database 11g
5 15 (10.64%) Oracle BI EE
6 9 (6.38%) MySQL
7 8 (5.67%) Relational Database
8 5 (3.55%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (2.84%) RDBMS
9 4 (2.84%) SQL Server
10 3 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (2.13%) Power BI
11 2 (1.42%) OLTP
11 2 (1.42%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 2 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (1.42%) SQLPlus
12 1 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.71%) DB2
12 1 (0.71%) Oracle8/8i Database
12 1 (0.71%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 26 (18.44%) Git (software)
1 26 (18.44%) Maven
2 16 (11.35%) Jenkins
2 16 (11.35%) JIRA
3 12 (8.51%) Subversion
4 11 (7.80%) Ant
5 8 (5.67%) Toad
6 7 (4.96%) Postman
6 7 (4.96%) SoapUI
7 6 (4.26%) JDeveloper
8 5 (3.55%) Artifactory
8 5 (3.55%) Hudson
8 5 (3.55%) JMeter
9 4 (2.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (2.84%) SonarQube
9 4 (2.84%) Sonatype Nexus
10 3 (2.13%) Cucumber
10 3 (2.13%) Zephyr
11 2 (1.42%) Appium
11 2 (1.42%) WebDriver
General
1 37 (26.24%) Finance
2 34 (24.11%) Public Sector
3 25 (17.73%) Telecoms
4 23 (16.31%) Electronics
4 23 (16.31%) Manufacturing
4 23 (16.31%) Marketing
5 3 (2.13%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.13%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.71%) Billing
6 1 (0.71%) French Language
6 1 (0.71%) Front Office
6 1 (0.71%) Law
Job Titles
1 68 (48.23%) Developer
2 29 (20.57%) Java Developer
3 25 (17.73%) DBA
3 25 (17.73%) Oracle DBA
3 25 (17.73%) Senior Developer
4 19 (13.48%) Senior Java Developer
5 17 (12.06%) Architect
5 17 (12.06%) Integration Developer
6 16 (11.35%) Oracle Developer
7 15 (10.64%) Oracle Applications DBA
7 15 (10.64%) Senior Integration Developer
8 12 (8.51%) Cloud Developer
9 11 (7.80%) Technical Architect
10 9 (6.38%) Oracle Architect
11 7 (4.96%) Cloud Architect
11 7 (4.96%) Consultant
11 7 (4.96%) Oracle Specialist
12 6 (4.26%) Integration Specialist
12 6 (4.26%) Oracle Technical Architect
12 6 (4.26%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (51.77%) Middleware
2 69 (48.94%) Oracle Fusion
3 58 (41.13%) SOAP
4 52 (36.88%) Web Services
5 47 (33.33%) XML
6 34 (24.11%) XSLT
7 33 (23.40%) JSON
8 26 (18.44%) REST
8 26 (18.44%) RESTful
9 21 (14.89%) SAML
10 19 (13.48%) Apache Camel
11 18 (12.77%) Swagger
11 18 (12.77%) WireMock
12 16 (11.35%) HTML
13 11 (7.80%) CSS
14 10 (7.09%) Spring
15 8 (5.67%) Java EE
16 7 (4.96%) J2EE
17 5 (3.55%) .NET
17 5 (3.55%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.55%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.84%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.42%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.42%) User Experience
4 1 (0.71%) Clustering
4 1 (0.71%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.71%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 49 (34.75%) Linux
2 25 (17.73%) Windows
3 23 (16.31%) Unix
4 14 (9.93%) Windows Server
5 10 (7.09%) Oracle Linux
6 5 (3.55%) Solaris
7 2 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.42%) VMS
8 1 (0.71%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (100.00%) SOA
2 42 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (22.70%) Business Intelligence
4 26 (18.44%) TDD
5 25 (17.73%) BPEL
6 24 (17.02%) ERP
7 23 (16.31%) Digital Marketing
7 23 (16.31%) Programme Management
8 16 (11.35%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 16 (11.35%) Two-Factor Authentication
9 15 (10.64%) Dashboard Development
10 14 (9.93%) Scrum
11 13 (9.22%) Microservices
11 13 (9.22%) Performance Tuning
12 12 (8.51%) DevOps
12 12 (8.51%) Test Automation
12 12 (8.51%) Unit Testing
13 11 (7.80%) E-business
13 11 (7.80%) ETL
14 10 (7.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 58 (41.13%) Java
2 40 (28.37%) SQL
3 34 (24.11%) Shell Script
4 27 (19.15%) PL/SQL
5 25 (17.73%) C
6 21 (14.89%) XPath
7 14 (9.93%) Perl
7 14 (9.93%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 12 (8.51%) Python
9 10 (7.09%) JavaScript
10 7 (4.96%) Bash Shell
10 7 (4.96%) Java 8
11 5 (3.55%) PowerShell
11 5 (3.55%) VBScript
12 4 (2.84%) AWK
12 4 (2.84%) Jython
12 4 (2.84%) sed
13 1 (0.71%) C#
13 1 (0.71%) C++
13 1 (0.71%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 60 (42.55%) Security Cleared
2 54 (38.30%) SC Cleared
3 15 (10.64%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.13%) Degree
5 1 (0.71%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.71%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.71%) ISEB
5 1 (0.71%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.71%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.67%) SLA
2 5 (3.55%) QA
3 2 (1.42%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (10.64%) Docker
2 14 (9.93%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (4.96%) Active Directory
4 5 (3.55%) NFS
5 1 (0.71%) GlusterFS
5 1 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 18 (12.77%) Single Sign-On
2 12 (8.51%) Data Guard
3 11 (7.80%) Kubernetes
4 8 (5.67%) Ansible
5 6 (4.26%) Puppet
6 5 (3.55%) Oracle RMAN
7 4 (2.84%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (2.84%) Oracle ZFS
8 2 (1.42%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (1.42%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (1.42%) Terraform
9 1 (0.71%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.71%) Graylog
9 1 (0.71%) Kibana
9 1 (0.71%) logstash
9 1 (0.71%) Nagios
9 1 (0.71%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 141 (100.00%) Oracle
2 27 (19.15%) WSO2
3 25 (17.73%) SAP
4 20 (14.18%) Talend
5 6 (4.26%) Microsoft
6 5 (3.55%) Informatica
6 5 (3.55%) MuleSoft
7 4 (2.84%) NetApp
7 4 (2.84%) Splunk
7 4 (2.84%) Spotify
8 3 (2.13%) Dell
8 3 (2.13%) Google
8 3 (2.13%) Northgate
8 3 (2.13%) Okta
8 3 (2.13%) Siebel
9 2 (1.42%) Cisco
9 2 (1.42%) IBM
9 2 (1.42%) Infor
10 1 (0.71%) BMC
10 1 (0.71%) TIBCO