Period
to 9 May 2021

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 9 May 2021 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
9 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 512 413 582
Rank change year-on-year -99 +169 -91
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 100 210 262
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.22% 0.45% 0.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.68% 3.14% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 164 176
10th Percentile £462 £416 £417
25th Percentile £500 £481 £468
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £558 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +6.19% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £621 £600 £588
90th Percentile £750 £725 £610
UK median daily rate £550 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 4
10th Percentile £51.03 " £37.25
25th Percentile £52.56 £49.25 £40.63
Median hourly rate £55.50 £51.75 £45.00
Median % change year-on-year +7.25% +15.00% -
75th Percentile £58.81 £53.00 £47.50
90th Percentile £60.58 " "
UK median hourly rate £55.50 £51.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year +7.25% +15.00% -

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 5,944 6,686 13,336
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 13.37% 14.36% 15.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,114 4,504 8,727
10th Percentile £300 £269 £288
25th Percentile £400 £369 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £480 £475 £475
Median % change year-on-year +1.05% - +4.40%
75th Percentile £579 £569 £575
90th Percentile £660 £650 £648
UK median daily rate £475 £473 £475
% change year-on-year +0.53% -0.53% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 155 255
10th Percentile £12.25 £12.55 £11.75
25th Percentile £16.38 £14.77 £12.50
Median hourly rate £24.00 £19.90 £17.50
Median % change year-on-year +20.60% +13.71% -5.41%
75th Percentile £56.13 £33.38 £34.51
90th Percentile £65.15 £53.75 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +25.00% +14.29% -

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 9 May 2021.

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 9 May 2021. 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 -38 66 £575 - 16
South East +14 12 £523 +2.45% 6
Midlands +6 8 £550 +5.77% 4
West Midlands +8 7 £550 +3.29%
North of England +25 5 £510 -6.85% 1
North West +12 3 £495 +4.21% 1
Yorkshire +17 2 £531 -11.09%
East of England +18 1 £450 -14.29% 2
South West +12 1 £615 +17.14% 2
Oracle SOA Suite
UK

For the 6 months to 9 May 2021, 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.

1 100 (100.00%) Oracle
1 100 (100.00%) SOA
2 47 (47.00%) SQL
3 39 (39.00%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (27.00%) Linux
4 27 (27.00%) Social Skills
5 25 (25.00%) Oracle Database
5 25 (25.00%) Web Services
5 25 (25.00%) Java
6 24 (24.00%) SQL Server
7 23 (23.00%) TDD
7 23 (23.00%) Git (software)
8 22 (22.00%) Finance
8 22 (22.00%) Scrum
9 20 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (20.00%) WebLogic
10 18 (18.00%) Microsoft
10 18 (18.00%) XML
10 18 (18.00%) PL/SQL
10 18 (18.00%) .NET
11 17 (17.00%) Unix
11 17 (17.00%) Jenkins
12 16 (16.00%) Oracle Database 12c
12 16 (16.00%) TeamCity
12 16 (16.00%) Oracle Service Bus
13 15 (15.00%) REST
13 15 (15.00%) Middleware
14 14 (14.00%) Apache
14 14 (14.00%) C#
14 14 (14.00%) SOAP

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 20 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 16 (16.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 14 (14.00%) Apache
4 11 (11.00%) WebLogic Portal
5 9 (9.00%) Confluence
5 9 (9.00%) JBoss
6 7 (7.00%) Oracle Coherence
6 7 (7.00%) Tomcat
7 5 (5.00%) IIS
7 5 (5.00%) SAS
7 5 (5.00%) SharePoint
7 5 (5.00%) WebSphere
8 4 (4.00%) SugarCRM
9 3 (3.00%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (3.00%) Red Hat Fuse
9 3 (3.00%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (2.00%) Camunda
10 2 (2.00%) nginx
10 2 (2.00%) WebLogic Integration
11 1 (1.00%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 14 (14.00%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (13.00%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (5.00%) Oracle ERP
4 4 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (3.00%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (2.00%) Maximo
6 2 (2.00%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (1.00%) SAP MDG
7 1 (1.00%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.00%) AWS
1 14 (14.00%) Azure
2 12 (12.00%) PaaS
3 11 (11.00%) GitHub
4 9 (9.00%) SaaS
5 4 (4.00%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (4.00%) Serverless
6 3 (3.00%) IaaS
6 3 (3.00%) Oracle Service Cloud
7 2 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.00%) Azure Service Bus
8 1 (1.00%) Boomi
8 1 (1.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.00%) HTTP
2 4 (4.00%) CTI
2 4 (4.00%) SAN
2 4 (4.00%) Softphone
2 4 (4.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.00%) FTP
3 3 (3.00%) HTTPS
4 2 (2.00%) DNS
4 2 (2.00%) SSL
5 1 (1.00%) DMZ
5 1 (1.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 24 (24.00%) SQL Server
3 16 (16.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 14 (14.00%) Oracle BI EE
5 13 (13.00%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (13.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 12 (12.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 10 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
8 9 (9.00%) MySQL
9 7 (7.00%) BusinessObjects
9 7 (7.00%) DB2
9 7 (7.00%) Relational Database
10 5 (5.00%) Apache Ignite
10 5 (5.00%) RDBMS
11 4 (4.00%) Big Data
12 3 (3.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
12 3 (3.00%) MongoDB
13 2 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (2.00%) MS Access
13 2 (2.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 23 (23.00%) Git (software)
2 17 (17.00%) Jenkins
3 16 (16.00%) TeamCity
4 11 (11.00%) Subversion
5 10 (10.00%) SoapUI
6 7 (7.00%) JIRA
6 7 (7.00%) LINQPad
7 6 (6.00%) Moq
8 4 (4.00%) Selenium
9 3 (3.00%) Jasmine
9 3 (3.00%) JSUnit
9 3 (3.00%) Karma Test Runner
9 3 (3.00%) Mercurial
9 3 (3.00%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (2.00%) Ant
10 2 (2.00%) Bitbucket Server
10 2 (2.00%) GitLab
10 2 (2.00%) Postman
10 2 (2.00%) Toad
10 2 (2.00%) Zephyr
General
1 27 (27.00%) Social Skills
2 22 (22.00%) Finance
3 12 (12.00%) Front Office
4 11 (11.00%) Banking
5 10 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (7.00%) Investment Banking
7 4 (4.00%) Multimedia
8 3 (3.00%) Public Sector
8 3 (3.00%) Publishing
9 2 (2.00%) Automotive
9 2 (2.00%) Marketing
9 2 (2.00%) Retail
10 1 (1.00%) Electronics
10 1 (1.00%) Local Government
10 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
10 1 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (1.00%) Presentation Skills
10 1 (1.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (39.00%) Developer
2 20 (20.00%) Architect
3 14 (14.00%) Consultant
3 14 (14.00%) DBA
3 14 (14.00%) Oracle DBA
4 12 (12.00%) .NET Developer
4 12 (12.00%) C# Developer
5 11 (11.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (11.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 11 (11.00%) SOA Developer
6 10 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
7 9 (9.00%) Solutions Architect
8 8 (8.00%) Oracle Consultant
9 7 (7.00%) JavaScript Developer
9 7 (7.00%) Oracle SOA Developer
9 7 (7.00%) WPF Developer
10 6 (6.00%) Agile Developer
10 6 (6.00%) C# WPF Developer
10 6 (6.00%) Electronic Trading Developer
10 6 (6.00%) Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (25.00%) Web Services
2 18 (18.00%) .NET
2 18 (18.00%) XML
3 15 (15.00%) Middleware
3 15 (15.00%) REST
4 14 (14.00%) SOAP
5 13 (13.00%) HTML
5 13 (13.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 13 (13.00%) WPF
6 9 (9.00%) HTML5
7 8 (8.00%) CSS
8 7 (7.00%) .NET Framework
8 7 (7.00%) React
8 7 (7.00%) Spring
8 7 (7.00%) XSLT
9 6 (6.00%) Hibernate
9 6 (6.00%) Java EE
9 6 (6.00%) JSON
9 6 (6.00%) Reactive Extensions
10 5 (5.00%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.00%) Clustering
2 7 (7.00%) Fixed Income
3 5 (5.00%) Mainframe
4 4 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.00%) IVR
5 3 (3.00%) User Experience
6 2 (2.00%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.00%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.00%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.00%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.00%) Cloud Native
7 1 (1.00%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (1.00%) Marketing Technology
Operating Systems
1 27 (27.00%) Linux
2 17 (17.00%) Unix
3 5 (5.00%) Windows
3 5 (5.00%) zOS
4 2 (2.00%) HPUX
4 2 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.00%) SUSE
4 2 (2.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (100.00%) SOA
2 39 (39.00%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (23.00%) TDD
4 22 (22.00%) Scrum
5 20 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (14.00%) Performance Tuning
7 12 (12.00%) Kanban
7 12 (12.00%) Mentoring
8 11 (11.00%) Coaching
8 11 (11.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (11.00%) Test Automation
8 11 (11.00%) TOGAF
8 11 (11.00%) Unit Testing
9 10 (10.00%) ETL
9 10 (10.00%) JVM Tuning
9 10 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
9 10 (10.00%) Technical Debt
10 9 (9.00%) Computer Science
11 8 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (8.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 47 (47.00%) SQL
2 25 (25.00%) Java
3 18 (18.00%) PL/SQL
4 14 (14.00%) C#
5 13 (13.00%) JavaScript
6 8 (8.00%) PowerShell
6 8 (8.00%) Python
7 4 (4.00%) C
7 4 (4.00%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.00%) ABAP
8 3 (3.00%) Java 8
8 3 (3.00%) Perl
8 3 (3.00%) TypeScript
9 2 (2.00%) ES6
9 2 (2.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 2 (2.00%) Groovy
9 2 (2.00%) VB
9 2 (2.00%) XPath
10 1 (1.00%) Go
10 1 (1.00%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 10 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.00%) Degree
4 4 (4.00%) TOGAF Certification
5 3 (3.00%) DV Cleared
5 3 (3.00%) ISEB
6 2 (2.00%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (2.00%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.00%) HND
7 1 (1.00%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.00%) SLA
2 3 (3.00%) QA
3 1 (1.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (3.00%) Docker
3 2 (2.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.00%) Terminal Server
4 1 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (11.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (4.00%) Ansible
2 4 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (4.00%) Puppet
3 2 (2.00%) HAProxy
3 2 (2.00%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.00%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.00%) HP Fortify
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 100 (100.00%) Oracle
2 18 (18.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (11.00%) SAP
4 7 (7.00%) IBM
5 6 (6.00%) DevExpress
5 6 (6.00%) RedGate
6 5 (5.00%) Google
7 4 (4.00%) Ab Initio
7 4 (4.00%) Red Hat
7 4 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (3.00%) TIBCO
8 3 (3.00%) VMware
8 3 (3.00%) WSO2
9 2 (2.00%) Informatica
9 2 (2.00%) Micro Focus
9 2 (2.00%) Splunk
9 2 (2.00%) Syclo
9 2 (2.00%) Talend
10 1 (1.00%) Dell
10 1 (1.00%) NetApp