Period
to 20 February 2019

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 20 February 2019 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
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 552 466 405
Rank change year-on-year -86 -61 -34
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 305 449 492
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.34% 0.48% 0.56%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.06% 2.94% 3.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 291 313
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £415 £350 £361
90th Percentile £638 £600 £660
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £463
% change year-on-year +5.00% +8.11% -1.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
England median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK median hourly rate £42.50 - -

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 England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 14,820 15,254 15,816
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.32% 16.36% 17.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,676 10,263 10,238
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +5.59%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 312 360 335
England median hourly rate £19.82 £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.33% -5.00% +2.56%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.83 £49.80
UK median hourly rate £19.82 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +4.33% -2.56% -2.50%

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 20 February 2019.

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
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 20 February 2019. 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 -23 114 £550 +11.39% 11
South East -55 59 £500 +3.09% 9
East of England -40 47 £525 +2.44% 7
Midlands -4 44 £520 +10.64% 2
West Midlands -20 26 £525 +2.89% 2
North of England -33 22 £490 +8.89% 11
South West -28 16 £530 +6.00% 4
East Midlands +3 14 £520 +30.00%
Yorkshire -11 11 £413 -25.00% 5
North East -13 7 £500 +11.00% 1
North West -20 3 £488 +14.71% 5
Oracle SOA Suite
UK

For the 6 months to 20 February 2019, 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.

1 305 (100.00%) Oracle
1 305 (100.00%) SOA
2 184 (60.33%) Java
3 164 (53.77%) Agile Software Development
4 132 (43.28%) Middleware
5 106 (34.75%) Web Services
6 101 (33.11%) Finance
7 91 (29.84%) TDD
7 91 (29.84%) XML
7 91 (29.84%) SOAP
8 82 (26.89%) Linux
8 82 (26.89%) Oracle Service Bus
9 78 (25.57%) SQL
10 76 (24.92%) Scrum
11 71 (23.28%) RESTful
11 71 (23.28%) Maven
12 67 (21.97%) Oracle Database
13 66 (21.64%) Apache Camel
13 66 (21.64%) Git (software)
14 61 (20.00%) SAP
15 60 (19.67%) SQL Server
16 54 (17.70%) WebLogic
17 53 (17.38%) Telecoms
18 51 (16.72%) DevOps
18 51 (16.72%) Java 8
19 50 (16.39%) Mule
19 50 (16.39%) WSO2
20 48 (15.74%) Marketing
20 48 (15.74%) Programme Management
21 47 (15.41%) JSON

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 82 (26.89%) Oracle Service Bus
2 54 (17.70%) WebLogic
3 50 (16.39%) Mule
4 30 (9.84%) Confluence
5 29 (9.51%) WebSphere
6 20 (6.56%) Apache
7 18 (5.90%) Tomcat
8 16 (5.25%) JBoss
9 11 (3.61%) Oracle Coherence
9 11 (3.61%) WebSphere Application Server
10 8 (2.62%) Apache Spark
10 8 (2.62%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 8 (2.62%) Oracle Workflow
11 7 (2.30%) NetWeaver
12 6 (1.97%) Anypoint
12 6 (1.97%) Elasticsearch
13 5 (1.64%) Apache ServiceMix
13 5 (1.64%) GlassFish
13 5 (1.64%) JRun
14 3 (0.98%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (2.30%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.97%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.33%) CATIA
3 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 23 (7.54%) Oracle BPM
2 12 (3.93%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (3.28%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (2.30%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (1.64%) HFM
5 5 (1.64%) Maximo
5 5 (1.64%) Oracle Financials
5 5 (1.64%) SAP ERP
6 4 (1.31%) Oracle Retail
7 3 (0.98%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (0.98%) Oracle Receivables
7 3 (0.98%) Oracle Utilities
7 3 (0.98%) SAP Hybris
7 3 (0.98%) Siebel CRM
8 2 (0.66%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (0.66%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (0.66%) Oracle FAH
8 2 (0.66%) Oracle General Ledger
9 1 (0.33%) SAP MDG
9 1 (0.33%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 37 (12.13%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (6.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (4.92%) Cloud Computing
3 15 (4.92%) PaaS
4 13 (4.26%) SaaS
5 11 (3.61%) GitHub
6 10 (3.28%) Boomi
6 10 (3.28%) OpenShift
7 9 (2.95%) IaaS
7 9 (2.95%) Office 365
8 5 (1.64%) Oracle CX
9 4 (1.31%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.98%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.33%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.33%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.33%) npm
11 1 (0.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 25 (8.20%) Firewall
2 15 (4.92%) VLAN
3 10 (3.28%) HTTP
4 6 (1.97%) FTP
4 6 (1.97%) MPLS
4 6 (1.97%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.97%) VPN
5 4 (1.31%) Network Security
5 4 (1.31%) SSH
6 3 (0.98%) SSL
7 2 (0.66%) DNS
7 2 (0.66%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.66%) SAN
7 2 (0.66%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.33%) AMQP
8 1 (0.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (21.97%) Oracle Database
2 60 (19.67%) SQL Server
3 25 (8.20%) Oracle Database 12c
4 24 (7.87%) Oracle Database 11g
4 24 (7.87%) Relational Database
5 22 (7.21%) MongoDB
6 21 (6.89%) Big Data
7 17 (5.57%) MySQL
8 14 (4.59%) NoSQL
8 14 (4.59%) Oracle ODI
8 14 (4.59%) Oracle Reports
9 11 (3.61%) RDBMS
9 11 (3.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (2.95%) DB2
12 8 (2.62%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (2.62%) Oracle BI EE
13 6 (1.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 5 (1.64%) SAP HANA
15 4 (1.31%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 71 (23.28%) Maven
2 66 (21.64%) Git (software)
3 44 (14.43%) Jenkins
4 40 (13.11%) JIRA
5 36 (11.80%) Subversion
6 31 (10.16%) Sonatype Nexus
7 19 (6.23%) TeamCity
8 18 (5.90%) Moq
9 17 (5.57%) SoapUI
10 11 (3.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 10 (3.28%) Oracle Forms
12 9 (2.95%) JDeveloper
13 6 (1.97%) Ant
13 6 (1.97%) IntelliJ
14 5 (1.64%) Octopus Deploy
14 5 (1.64%) Selenium
14 5 (1.64%) SpecFlow
14 5 (1.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 5 (1.64%) Visual Studio
14 5 (1.64%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 101 (33.11%) Finance
2 53 (17.38%) Telecoms
3 48 (15.74%) Marketing
4 46 (15.08%) Manufacturing
5 42 (13.77%) Banking
6 41 (13.44%) Electronics
7 30 (9.84%) Retail
8 21 (6.89%) Front Office
9 7 (2.30%) Back Office
10 5 (1.64%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.66%) Billing
11 2 (0.66%) German Language
11 2 (0.66%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.33%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.33%) Military
12 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.33%) Publishing
12 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 141 (46.23%) Developer
2 82 (26.89%) Java Developer
3 62 (20.33%) Architect
4 50 (16.39%) Senior Developer
5 35 (11.48%) Integration Developer
6 33 (10.82%) Senior Java Developer
7 29 (9.51%) DevOps Engineer
8 28 (9.18%) SOA Developer
9 26 (8.52%) Solutions Architect
10 19 (6.23%) Technical Leader
11 17 (5.57%) Agile Developer
11 17 (5.57%) C# Developer
11 17 (5.57%) UI Developer
12 15 (4.92%) Front Office Developer
12 15 (4.92%) Oracle Developer
12 15 (4.92%) Technical Architect
13 14 (4.59%) DBA
14 13 (4.26%) C# WPF Developer
14 13 (4.26%) Electronic Trading Developer
14 13 (4.26%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (43.28%) Middleware
2 106 (34.75%) Web Services
3 91 (29.84%) SOAP
3 91 (29.84%) XML
4 71 (23.28%) RESTful
5 66 (21.64%) Apache Camel
6 47 (15.41%) JSON
7 41 (13.44%) REST
7 41 (13.44%) Spring
8 32 (10.49%) HTML
8 32 (10.49%) XSLT
9 31 (10.16%) .NET
9 31 (10.16%) Oracle Fusion
10 25 (8.20%) HTML5
10 25 (8.20%) J2EE
10 25 (8.20%) Swagger
10 25 (8.20%) WireMock
11 23 (7.54%) CSS
12 19 (6.23%) Java EE
13 17 (5.57%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 46 (15.08%) Greenfield Project
2 26 (8.52%) User Experience
3 23 (7.54%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (4.92%) Hybrid Cloud
5 14 (4.59%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (4.26%) Fixed Income
7 10 (3.28%) Client/Server
8 8 (2.62%) Management Information System
9 7 (2.30%) Derivative
9 7 (2.30%) Market Risk
9 7 (2.30%) N-Tier
9 7 (2.30%) Online Banking
9 7 (2.30%) PKI
10 6 (1.97%) Clustering
10 6 (1.97%) iPad
11 5 (1.64%) Hedge funds
12 4 (1.31%) Equity Derivative
12 4 (1.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 4 (1.31%) Linux Command Line
12 4 (1.31%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 82 (26.89%) Linux
2 43 (14.10%) Windows
3 41 (13.44%) Unix
4 32 (10.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (5.25%) Windows Server
6 9 (2.95%) Oracle Linux
7 7 (2.30%) AIX
7 7 (2.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 305 (100.00%) SOA
2 164 (53.77%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (29.84%) TDD
4 76 (24.92%) Scrum
5 51 (16.72%) DevOps
6 48 (15.74%) Programme Management
7 45 (14.75%) Business Intelligence
7 45 (14.75%) Continuous Integration
8 43 (14.10%) Kanban
8 43 (14.10%) Problem-Solving
8 43 (14.10%) SDLC
9 42 (13.77%) Microservices
10 41 (13.44%) Digital Marketing
11 34 (11.15%) Test Automation
12 27 (8.85%) Unit Testing
13 21 (6.89%) E-Commerce
14 20 (6.56%) CRM
14 20 (6.56%) Deployment Automation
15 18 (5.90%) BDD
15 18 (5.90%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 184 (60.33%) Java
2 78 (25.57%) SQL
3 51 (16.72%) Java 8
4 42 (13.77%) JavaScript
5 38 (12.46%) Python
6 31 (10.16%) C#
7 30 (9.84%) XPath
8 19 (6.23%) Perl
9 15 (4.92%) PL/SQL
9 15 (4.92%) Ruby
10 11 (3.61%) ABAP
11 8 (2.62%) Bash Shell
11 8 (2.62%) Scala
11 8 (2.62%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 6 (1.97%) Java 9
13 4 (1.31%) PHP
13 4 (1.31%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.31%) T-SQL
13 4 (1.31%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.66%) Jython
Qualifications
1 32 (10.49%) Security Cleared
2 25 (8.20%) SC Cleared
3 16 (5.25%) Degree
4 7 (2.30%) TOGAF Certification
5 6 (1.97%) DV Cleared
6 5 (1.64%) CCIE
6 5 (1.64%) CCNA
6 5 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.31%) MOS
8 3 (0.98%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.66%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (0.66%) OCA
9 2 (0.66%) OCAJ
9 2 (0.66%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.26%) QA
2 8 (2.62%) GDPR
3 7 (2.30%) SLA
4 4 (1.31%) PMO
5 3 (0.98%) PSD2
6 2 (0.66%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.33%) COBIT
7 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 46 (15.08%) Docker
2 13 (4.26%) vSphere
3 9 (2.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (2.62%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (1.31%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.33%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 38 (12.46%) Ansible
2 20 (6.56%) Kubernetes
3 19 (6.23%) Puppet
4 18 (5.90%) ZABBIX
5 15 (4.92%) Docker Swarm
5 15 (4.92%) Nagios
6 14 (4.59%) Single Sign-On
7 8 (2.62%) MOM
8 6 (1.97%) Oracle Identity Management
9 5 (1.64%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 4 (1.31%) Automic
11 2 (0.66%) OpenView
11 2 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
11 2 (0.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 2 (0.66%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
12 1 (0.33%) Kibana
12 1 (0.33%) logstash
12 1 (0.33%) Mesos
12 1 (0.33%) Oozie
12 1 (0.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 305 (100.00%) Oracle
2 61 (20.00%) SAP
3 50 (16.39%) WSO2
4 36 (11.80%) Microsoft
5 27 (8.85%) IBM
6 25 (8.20%) Red Hat
7 22 (7.21%) VMware
8 15 (4.92%) Riverbed
9 13 (4.26%) DevExpress
9 13 (4.26%) RedGate
10 11 (3.61%) Talend
11 10 (3.28%) Dell
12 9 (2.95%) hybris
13 8 (2.62%) Sun
14 7 (2.30%) Cisco
15 6 (1.97%) CheckPoint
15 6 (1.97%) Citrix
15 6 (1.97%) Hyperion
15 6 (1.97%) MuleSoft
16 5 (1.64%) Okta