Period
to 24 January 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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 411 574 545
Rank change year-on-year +163 -29 -94
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 127 154 317
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.37% 0.23% 0.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.56% 1.63% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 86 205
Median daily rate £525 £513 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% -2.38% +5.00%
10th Percentile £328 £375 £418
90th Percentile £600 £687 £651
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £525
% change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 4
Median hourly rate £55.50 £51.75 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.25% +15.00% +9.76%
10th Percentile £51.03 £49.25 £37.25
90th Percentile £60.58 £53.00 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £55.50 £51.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year +7.25% +15.00% +9.76%

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 4,956 9,438 15,069
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 14.43% 14.37% 16.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,377 6,380 9,967
Median daily rate £473 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £270 £261 £281
90th Percentile £650 £638 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 202 302
Median hourly rate £25.50 £19.00 £18.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.21% +1.31% -1.29%
10th Percentile £13.58 £10.60 £12.00
90th Percentile £61.98 £52.43 £47.00
Median hourly rate £27.23 £19.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year +39.64% +5.41% -2.63%

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 24 January 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 24 January 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 +120 68 £550 -4.35% 8
South East +104 16 £490 -1.01% 3
North of England +78 10 £550 +12.24%
East of England +58 8 £473 -3.08% 2
North West +50 8 £550 +12.24%
Midlands +58 7 £600 -
West Midlands +50 6 £575 -
South West +81 4 £483 -8.10%
Yorkshire +50 1 - -
North East +38 1 £338 -48.08%
Oracle SOA Suite
UK

For the 6 months to 24 January 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.

1 127 (100.00%) Oracle
1 127 (100.00%) SOA
2 56 (44.09%) Java
3 55 (43.31%) Middleware
4 45 (35.43%) SQL
5 43 (33.86%) Web Services
6 39 (30.71%) Oracle Database
7 38 (29.92%) Finance
8 37 (29.13%) Linux
9 36 (28.35%) XML
10 33 (25.98%) Oracle Fusion
10 33 (25.98%) Oracle Service Bus
11 32 (25.20%) Security Cleared
12 31 (24.41%) Agile Software Development
13 30 (23.62%) SOAP
14 27 (21.26%) Oracle Database 12c
15 26 (20.47%) Unix
16 25 (19.69%) WebLogic
16 25 (19.69%) AWS
17 23 (18.11%) SC Cleared
17 23 (18.11%) Red Hat Fuse
18 22 (17.32%) Oracle Applications
18 22 (17.32%) PL/SQL
19 21 (16.54%) XSLT
19 21 (16.54%) Oracle BI EE
20 20 (15.75%) JSON
20 20 (15.75%) Oracle Database 11g
20 20 (15.75%) MySQL
20 20 (15.75%) Public Sector
21 19 (14.96%) 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 33 (25.98%) Oracle Service Bus
2 25 (19.69%) WebLogic
3 23 (18.11%) Red Hat Fuse
4 15 (11.81%) Confluence
5 13 (10.24%) Mule
6 11 (8.66%) JBoss
7 10 (7.87%) Apache
8 9 (7.09%) WebSphere
9 8 (6.30%) Oracle Workflow
10 6 (4.72%) IIS
11 5 (3.94%) Appian
11 5 (3.94%) MQSeries
12 4 (3.15%) SAS
12 4 (3.15%) WebLogic Portal
13 3 (2.36%) CMS
13 3 (2.36%) Headless CMS
13 3 (2.36%) WebSphere Application Server
14 2 (1.57%) SharePoint
14 2 (1.57%) Tomcat
15 1 (0.79%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 3 (2.36%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 22 (17.32%) Oracle Applications
2 12 (9.45%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (7.87%) Oracle ERP
4 8 (6.30%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (3.15%) Oracle iSupplier
6 3 (2.36%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 3 (2.36%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (2.36%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 2 (1.57%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.79%) Maximo
8 1 (0.79%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.79%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 25 (19.69%) AWS
2 14 (11.02%) Azure
3 8 (6.30%) SaaS
4 7 (5.51%) AWS Lambda
4 7 (5.51%) GitHub
4 7 (5.51%) PaaS
4 7 (5.51%) Serverless
5 6 (4.72%) Boomi
6 3 (2.36%) GCP
7 2 (1.57%) Amazon GuardDuty
8 1 (0.79%) Apigee
8 1 (0.79%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.79%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.60%) HTTP
2 7 (5.51%) CTI
2 7 (5.51%) Softphone
3 4 (3.15%) SAN
3 4 (3.15%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.36%) Firewall
4 3 (2.36%) SSL
5 2 (1.57%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.79%) DMZ
6 1 (0.79%) DNS
6 1 (0.79%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (30.71%) Oracle Database
2 27 (21.26%) Oracle Database 12c
3 21 (16.54%) Oracle BI EE
4 20 (15.75%) MySQL
4 20 (15.75%) Oracle Database 11g
5 18 (14.17%) Oracle ODI
6 12 (9.45%) SQL Server
7 8 (6.30%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (5.51%) DB2
8 7 (5.51%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (3.94%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (3.94%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (3.15%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (3.15%) Relational Database
11 3 (2.36%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 2 (1.57%) Hadoop
12 2 (1.57%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.79%) Amazon Redshift
13 1 (0.79%) Azure SQL Database
13 1 (0.79%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 17 (13.39%) JIRA
2 16 (12.60%) Git (software)
3 14 (11.02%) Jenkins
4 7 (5.51%) SoapUI
4 7 (5.51%) Subversion
4 7 (5.51%) Toad
5 6 (4.72%) Maven
6 5 (3.94%) Artifactory
6 5 (3.94%) SonarQube
6 5 (3.94%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (3.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (3.15%) Selenium
8 3 (2.36%) JDeveloper
9 2 (1.57%) Ant
9 2 (1.57%) Bitbucket
9 2 (1.57%) GitLab
9 2 (1.57%) Hudson
9 2 (1.57%) JMeter
9 2 (1.57%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (1.57%) Zephyr
General
1 38 (29.92%) Finance
2 20 (15.75%) Public Sector
3 14 (11.02%) Marketing
3 14 (11.02%) Telecoms
4 13 (10.24%) Electronics
4 13 (10.24%) Manufacturing
5 7 (5.51%) Multimedia
6 3 (2.36%) General Ledger
7 2 (1.57%) Banking
8 1 (0.79%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.79%) French Language
8 1 (0.79%) Law
Job Titles
1 49 (38.58%) Developer
2 24 (18.90%) Architect
3 22 (17.32%) DBA
3 22 (17.32%) Oracle DBA
4 20 (15.75%) Java Developer
5 19 (14.96%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 15 (11.81%) Integration Developer
6 15 (11.81%) Oracle Developer
7 10 (7.87%) Consultant
7 10 (7.87%) SOA Developer
8 9 (7.09%) Lead Developer
8 9 (7.09%) Lead Java Developer
9 8 (6.30%) Integration Architect
9 8 (6.30%) Oracle SOA Developer
10 7 (5.51%) Oracle Consultant
10 7 (5.51%) Senior Developer
11 6 (4.72%) Analyst
11 6 (4.72%) Infrastructure Architect
11 6 (4.72%) Senior Java Developer
11 6 (4.72%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (43.31%) Middleware
2 43 (33.86%) Web Services
3 36 (28.35%) XML
4 33 (25.98%) Oracle Fusion
5 30 (23.62%) SOAP
6 21 (16.54%) XSLT
7 20 (15.75%) JSON
8 19 (14.96%) REST
9 18 (14.17%) RESTful
10 13 (10.24%) Java EE
11 12 (9.45%) HTML
12 9 (7.09%) J2EE
13 8 (6.30%) .NET
13 8 (6.30%) Spring
14 7 (5.51%) ActiveMQ
14 7 (5.51%) CSS
14 7 (5.51%) XSD
15 6 (4.72%) Apache Camel
15 6 (4.72%) Hibernate
15 6 (4.72%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.60%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.51%) IVR
3 5 (3.94%) Clustering
3 5 (3.94%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.94%) Mainframe
3 5 (3.94%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.57%) User Experience
5 1 (0.79%) Cloud Native
5 1 (0.79%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.79%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (0.79%) Marketing Technology
5 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 37 (29.13%) Linux
2 26 (20.47%) Unix
3 8 (6.30%) Windows
4 5 (3.94%) Oracle Linux
4 5 (3.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (3.94%) Solaris
4 5 (3.94%) zOS
5 3 (2.36%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.79%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (100.00%) SOA
2 31 (24.41%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (14.17%) TDD
3 18 (14.17%) Technical Leadership
4 17 (13.39%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (11.02%) Digital Marketing
5 14 (11.02%) E-business
5 14 (11.02%) ERP
5 14 (11.02%) Problem-Solving
6 13 (10.24%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (10.24%) Programme Management
6 13 (10.24%) Release Management
6 13 (10.24%) Scrum
7 11 (8.66%) ETL
7 11 (8.66%) OO
7 11 (8.66%) Workflow
8 10 (7.87%) BPEL
8 10 (7.87%) Microservices
8 10 (7.87%) SDLC
8 10 (7.87%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 56 (44.09%) Java
2 45 (35.43%) SQL
3 22 (17.32%) PL/SQL
4 14 (11.02%) XPath
5 9 (7.09%) Perl
5 9 (7.09%) Shell Script
6 7 (5.51%) Java 8
7 6 (4.72%) C
7 6 (4.72%) JavaScript
8 5 (3.94%) Python
9 3 (2.36%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.57%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.57%) C++
10 2 (1.57%) Groovy
10 2 (1.57%) VBScript
10 2 (1.57%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 1 (0.79%) C#
11 1 (0.79%) Go
11 1 (0.79%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.79%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 32 (25.20%) Security Cleared
2 23 (18.11%) SC Cleared
3 10 (7.87%) Degree
4 9 (7.09%) DV Cleared
5 4 (3.15%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.79%) HND
6 1 (0.79%) ISEB
6 1 (0.79%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.79%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.79%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.24%) SLA
2 5 (3.94%) QA
3 1 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (14.17%) Oracle RAC
2 13 (10.24%) Docker
3 1 (0.79%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.79%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (8.66%) Kubernetes
2 9 (7.09%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (6.30%) Puppet
4 5 (3.94%) Ansible
4 5 (3.94%) Data Guard
5 3 (2.36%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (2.36%) Terraform
6 2 (1.57%) Ambari
6 2 (1.57%) Graylog
6 2 (1.57%) Prometheus
6 2 (1.57%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.79%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.79%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.79%) HP Fortify
7 1 (0.79%) Kibana
7 1 (0.79%) logstash
7 1 (0.79%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 127 (100.00%) Oracle
2 16 (12.60%) WSO2
3 13 (10.24%) SAP
4 10 (7.87%) MuleSoft
5 8 (6.30%) Google
5 8 (6.30%) Microsoft
6 7 (5.51%) Talend
7 6 (4.72%) Dell
7 6 (4.72%) IBM
7 6 (4.72%) Splunk
7 6 (4.72%) TIBCO
8 5 (3.94%) Red Hat
8 5 (3.94%) webMethods
9 4 (3.15%) Ab Initio
9 4 (3.15%) Spotify
9 4 (3.15%) VMware
10 2 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.79%) BMC
11 1 (0.79%) Informatica
11 1 (0.79%) Remedy