Period
to 15 November 2018

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 15 November 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
UK > England
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 477 442 414
Rank change year-on-year -35 -28 -32
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 405 474 562
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.43% 0.50% 0.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.51% 2.99% 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 272 328
England median daily rate £500 £513 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +13.89% -10.00%
10th Percentile £400 £363 £312
90th Percentile £600 £600 £616
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -8.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 2
England median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -27.27% +29.41%
10th Percentile £32.45 £40.00 £52.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £40.75 £57.50
UK median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year -6.25% -27.27% +29.41%

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 16,119 15,872 18,399
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.92% 16.76% 18.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,604 10,480 12,032
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £256
90th Percentile £631 £613 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £420
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 374 411 464
England median hourly rate £22.00 £21.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £12.40 £11.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £48.38 £48.75 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £20.44 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.66% +2.18% -

Oracle SOA Suite
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Oracle SOA Suite as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle SOA Suite in England

Oracle SOA Suite
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite in England over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle SOA Suite in England

Oracle SOA Suite
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle SOA Suite in England

Oracle SOA Suite
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite in England over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 15 November 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
London +3 140 £496 -0.90% 20
South East -27 87 £450 -7.22% 7
East of England -45 73 £525 +2.44% 6
North of England +5 54 £456 -8.29% 9
Yorkshire +14 28 £425 -19.05% 5
Midlands -26 28 £500 -5.26% 9
South West -11 21 £475 -24.00% 6
West Midlands -43 20 £500 -5.31% 4
North West -20 14 £450 -9.09% 3
North East +1 11 £500 -0.10% 1
East Midlands +7 8 £520 -5.45% 5
Oracle SOA Suite
UK

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 England region with a requirement for Oracle SOA Suite.

1 405 (100.00%) Oracle
1 405 (100.00%) SOA
2 226 (55.80%) Java
3 185 (45.68%) Middleware
4 165 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
5 140 (34.57%) Web Services
6 138 (34.07%) XML
7 131 (32.35%) SOAP
8 128 (31.60%) Oracle Service Bus
9 126 (31.11%) Finance
10 117 (28.89%) Oracle Database
11 98 (24.20%) SQL
12 95 (23.46%) TDD
13 79 (19.51%) Oracle Fusion
14 78 (19.26%) WebLogic
15 77 (19.01%) REST
16 76 (18.77%) RESTful
17 75 (18.52%) Maven
17 75 (18.52%) Linux
17 75 (18.52%) Apache Camel
18 71 (17.53%) JSON
19 70 (17.28%) SAP
20 68 (16.79%) SQL Server
21 66 (16.30%) Telecoms
22 65 (16.05%) Java 8
23 64 (15.80%) WSO2
23 64 (15.80%) Greenfield Project
24 62 (15.31%) XSLT
24 62 (15.31%) Business Intelligence
25 61 (15.06%) Mule

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
1 128 (31.60%) Oracle Service Bus
2 78 (19.26%) WebLogic
3 61 (15.06%) Mule
4 22 (5.43%) Apache
5 21 (5.19%) Confluence
5 21 (5.19%) Oracle Workflow
6 19 (4.69%) WebSphere
7 18 (4.44%) JBoss
8 11 (2.72%) Oracle BPEL
9 10 (2.47%) Tomcat
10 9 (2.22%) Oracle Coherence
11 8 (1.98%) Liferay
12 7 (1.73%) Apache Spark
12 7 (1.73%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 6 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
14 5 (1.23%) SharePoint
14 5 (1.23%) WebLogic Portal
15 4 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
15 4 (0.99%) WebSphere Application Server
16 3 (0.74%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 4 (0.99%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.49%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.25%) CATIA
3 1 (0.25%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 28 (6.91%) Oracle EBS
2 26 (6.42%) Oracle BPM
3 21 (5.19%) Oracle Applications
4 17 (4.20%) Oracle EBS R12
5 15 (3.70%) Siebel CRM
6 14 (3.46%) Oracle Financials
6 14 (3.46%) Oracle Receivables
7 12 (2.96%) Oracle General Ledger
7 12 (2.96%) Oracle Utilities
8 8 (1.98%) SAP ERP
9 5 (1.23%) Oracle E-Business Tax
9 5 (1.23%) Oracle Payables
9 5 (1.23%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
9 5 (1.23%) Oracle TCA
10 3 (0.74%) Maximo
10 3 (0.74%) Oracle ERP
10 3 (0.74%) SAP Hybris
11 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
11 1 (0.25%) Oracle 11i
11 1 (0.25%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 36 (8.89%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (4.20%) PaaS
4 16 (3.95%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (3.21%) OpenShift
6 12 (2.96%) IaaS
7 8 (1.98%) GitHub
7 8 (1.98%) SaaS
8 7 (1.73%) Boomi
9 3 (0.74%) npm
9 3 (0.74%) Office 365
9 3 (0.74%) Oracle CX
9 3 (0.74%) Oracle Service Cloud
10 2 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.49%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.49%) iPaaS
10 2 (0.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.25%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.25%) Apigee
11 1 (0.25%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 26 (6.42%) Firewall
2 13 (3.21%) MPLS
3 12 (2.96%) HTTP
4 11 (2.72%) FTP
5 10 (2.47%) VLAN
6 8 (1.98%) TCP/IP
7 7 (1.73%) Ethernet
7 7 (1.73%) Wireless
8 6 (1.48%) SSL
8 6 (1.48%) VPN
9 4 (0.99%) Network Security
10 3 (0.74%) Internet
10 3 (0.74%) Unified Communications
11 2 (0.49%) DNS
11 2 (0.49%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.49%) OpenLDAP
11 2 (0.49%) SAN
11 2 (0.49%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (0.25%) AMQP
12 1 (0.25%) Converged Networks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (28.89%) Oracle Database
2 68 (16.79%) SQL Server
3 52 (12.84%) Oracle Database 11g
4 45 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
5 39 (9.63%) Oracle ODI
6 30 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
6 30 (7.41%) Relational Database
7 26 (6.42%) MySQL
8 21 (5.19%) Big Data
8 21 (5.19%) MongoDB
8 21 (5.19%) Oracle BI EE
9 15 (3.70%) NoSQL
9 15 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
10 14 (3.46%) RDBMS
11 10 (2.47%) DB2
12 7 (1.73%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (1.73%) Hadoop
12 7 (1.73%) Oracle Database 10g
13 6 (1.48%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 5 (1.23%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 75 (18.52%) Maven
2 60 (14.81%) Git (software)
3 47 (11.60%) Jenkins
4 39 (9.63%) JDeveloper
5 35 (8.64%) JIRA
6 31 (7.65%) Subversion
7 28 (6.91%) SoapUI
8 26 (6.42%) Oracle Forms
9 17 (4.20%) Sonatype Nexus
10 15 (3.70%) Ant
11 11 (2.72%) JUnit
12 10 (2.47%) TeamCity
13 9 (2.22%) Selenium
14 8 (1.98%) Moq
14 8 (1.98%) SonarQube
15 7 (1.73%) IntelliJ
16 6 (1.48%) Bitbucket
16 6 (1.48%) Checkstyle
17 5 (1.23%) Eclipse
17 5 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 126 (31.11%) Finance
2 66 (16.30%) Telecoms
3 58 (14.32%) Marketing
4 51 (12.59%) Electronics
5 50 (12.35%) Manufacturing
6 40 (9.88%) Banking
7 27 (6.67%) Retail
8 15 (3.70%) General Ledger
9 8 (1.98%) Back Office
9 8 (1.98%) Front Office
10 6 (1.48%) Publishing
11 2 (0.49%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.25%) Billing
12 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.25%) Law
12 1 (0.25%) Military
12 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 197 (48.64%) Developer
2 88 (21.73%) Architect
3 83 (20.49%) Java Developer
4 60 (14.81%) Oracle Developer
4 60 (14.81%) Senior Developer
4 60 (14.81%) SOA Developer
5 50 (12.35%) Integration Developer
6 36 (8.89%) Senior Java Developer
7 34 (8.40%) Solutions Architect
8 28 (6.91%) DBA
9 27 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
9 27 (6.67%) Technical Architect
10 26 (6.42%) Oracle SOA Developer
11 24 (5.93%) Agile Developer
12 20 (4.94%) Consultant
13 17 (4.20%) Senior Agile Developer
14 14 (3.46%) Analyst
14 14 (3.46%) DevOps Engineer
15 13 (3.21%) Oracle Applications DBA
16 12 (2.96%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 185 (45.68%) Middleware
2 140 (34.57%) Web Services
3 138 (34.07%) XML
4 131 (32.35%) SOAP
5 79 (19.51%) Oracle Fusion
6 77 (19.01%) REST
7 76 (18.77%) RESTful
8 75 (18.52%) Apache Camel
9 71 (17.53%) JSON
10 62 (15.31%) XSLT
11 60 (14.81%) Spring
12 48 (11.85%) JMS
13 43 (10.62%) J2EE
14 35 (8.64%) .NET
15 33 (8.15%) Java EE
15 33 (8.15%) Swagger
15 33 (8.15%) WireMock
16 30 (7.41%) HTML
17 27 (6.67%) Spring Boot
18 26 (6.42%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 64 (15.80%) Greenfield Project
2 19 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (3.95%) Management Information System
4 16 (3.95%) User Experience
5 15 (3.70%) Clustering
6 10 (2.47%) Hybrid Cloud
7 8 (1.98%) PKI
8 6 (1.48%) iPad
8 6 (1.48%) Market Risk
8 6 (1.48%) N-Tier
9 4 (0.99%) Computer Science
9 4 (0.99%) Fixed Income
9 4 (0.99%) Hedge funds
10 3 (0.74%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.74%) Online Banking
10 3 (0.74%) Replication
11 2 (0.49%) Fintech
11 2 (0.49%) Social Media
12 1 (0.25%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 75 (18.52%) Linux
2 40 (9.88%) Unix
3 34 (8.40%) Windows
4 29 (7.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (5.43%) AIX
6 11 (2.72%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.49%) CentOS
8 1 (0.25%) Android
8 1 (0.25%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 405 (100.00%) SOA
2 165 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (23.46%) TDD
4 62 (15.31%) Business Intelligence
5 58 (14.32%) Programme Management
6 55 (13.58%) Microservices
7 54 (13.33%) Scrum
8 53 (13.09%) DevOps
9 50 (12.35%) Digital Marketing
10 48 (11.85%) Problem-Solving
11 45 (11.11%) SDLC
11 45 (11.11%) Unit Testing
12 42 (10.37%) Continuous Integration
13 37 (9.14%) Kanban
14 36 (8.89%) BPEL
15 33 (8.15%) Workflow
16 30 (7.41%) ERP
16 30 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
16 30 (7.41%) Test Automation
17 25 (6.17%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 226 (55.80%) Java
2 98 (24.20%) SQL
3 65 (16.05%) Java 8
4 56 (13.83%) JavaScript
5 43 (10.62%) XPath
6 37 (9.14%) PL/SQL
7 25 (6.17%) Python
8 21 (5.19%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 20 (4.94%) C#
10 16 (3.95%) Perl
11 15 (3.70%) Java 9
12 10 (2.47%) Ruby
13 8 (1.98%) Scala
13 8 (1.98%) XQuery
14 7 (1.73%) Bash Shell
15 6 (1.48%) T-SQL
16 5 (1.23%) ABAP
16 5 (1.23%) Shell Script
17 3 (0.74%) PHP
17 3 (0.74%) VB
Qualifications
1 40 (9.88%) Security Cleared
2 32 (7.90%) SC Cleared
3 11 (2.72%) Degree
4 5 (1.23%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.74%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.49%) TOGAF Certification
7 1 (0.25%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.95%) QA
2 8 (1.98%) PSD2
3 7 (1.73%) SLA
4 5 (1.23%) GDPR
4 5 (1.23%) PMO
5 2 (0.49%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.25%) COBIT
6 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 51 (12.59%) Docker
2 7 (1.73%) vSphere
3 6 (1.48%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.49%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.25%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.25%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 29 (7.16%) Ansible
2 25 (6.17%) Puppet
3 19 (4.69%) Oracle Identity Management
3 19 (4.69%) ZABBIX
4 18 (4.44%) Kubernetes
4 18 (4.44%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 10 (2.47%) Docker Swarm
5 10 (2.47%) Nagios
6 9 (2.22%) Single Sign-On
6 9 (2.22%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
7 7 (1.73%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (1.23%) MOM
9 4 (0.99%) Ambari
10 3 (0.74%) Terraform
11 2 (0.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 1 (0.25%) Consul
12 1 (0.25%) Data Guard
12 1 (0.25%) Oracle RMAN
12 1 (0.25%) Packer
12 1 (0.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 405 (100.00%) Oracle
2 70 (17.28%) SAP
3 64 (15.80%) WSO2
4 21 (5.19%) Microsoft
5 20 (4.94%) IBM
5 20 (4.94%) Red Hat
6 18 (4.44%) Okta
7 17 (4.20%) Siebel
8 14 (3.46%) VMware
9 11 (2.72%) TIBCO
10 10 (2.47%) Riverbed
11 9 (2.22%) hybris
11 9 (2.22%) Talend
12 8 (1.98%) Informatica
13 7 (1.73%) Cisco
13 7 (1.73%) Citrix
13 7 (1.73%) Dell
13 7 (1.73%) Sybase
14 6 (1.48%) CheckPoint
14 6 (1.48%) Solace