Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 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
18 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 545 481 415
Rank change year-on-year -64 -66 -46
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 271 408 445
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.33% 0.45% 0.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.08% 2.74% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 272 275
England median daily rate £525 £500 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% +4.86%
10th Percentile £416 £363 £350
90th Percentile £638 £600 £625
UK median daily rate £525 £485 £475
% change year-on-year +8.25% +2.11% +3.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
England median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK median hourly rate - - £40.00

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 13,041 14,912 14,410
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 15.74% 16.41% 17.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,407 9,938 9,369
England median daily rate £475 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +3.57%
10th Percentile £280 £270 £263
90th Percentile £648 £625 £606
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 273 330 342
England median hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £19.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +0.86% -0.85%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.61 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £51.25 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £19.81 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +4.24% - -7.32%

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 18 June 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 18 June 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 -19 83 £531 +6.25% 2
East of England +5 75 £525 -
South East -29 67 £483 -0.52%
Midlands +15 21 £500 +5.26%
North of England -5 17 £490 +15.29% 3
West Midlands 0 10 £550 -
North West +6 8 £490 +15.29%
South West -49 8 £486 +14.41%
North East +10 4 £649 +67.42% 1
Yorkshire -2 4 £375 -25.00% 2
East Midlands +6 2 £535 +12.63%
Oracle SOA Suite
UK

For the 6 months to 18 June 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.

1 271 (100.00%) Oracle
1 271 (100.00%) SOA
2 162 (59.78%) Agile Software Development
3 161 (59.41%) Java
4 132 (48.71%) Middleware
5 117 (43.17%) Web Services
6 103 (38.01%) TDD
7 100 (36.90%) Finance
8 99 (36.53%) SOAP
9 94 (34.69%) Oracle Service Bus
10 85 (31.37%) Telecoms
11 82 (30.26%) SQL
11 82 (30.26%) RESTful
12 81 (29.89%) Business Intelligence
13 75 (27.68%) XML
13 75 (27.68%) Apache Camel
14 74 (27.31%) SAP
15 71 (26.20%) Manufacturing
15 71 (26.20%) Programme Management
15 71 (26.20%) Mule
16 70 (25.83%) Marketing
16 70 (25.83%) Digital Marketing
16 70 (25.83%) WSO2
16 70 (25.83%) Electronics
17 60 (22.14%) Java 8
18 51 (18.82%) Greenfield Project
18 51 (18.82%) JSON
19 49 (18.08%) Oracle Database
20 45 (16.61%) Maven
21 42 (15.50%) Unix

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 94 (34.69%) Oracle Service Bus
2 71 (26.20%) Mule
3 36 (13.28%) WebLogic
4 18 (6.64%) Tomcat
5 15 (5.54%) WebSphere
6 13 (4.80%) JBoss
7 10 (3.69%) Confluence
8 9 (3.32%) Apache
8 9 (3.32%) Oracle Coherence
9 7 (2.58%) Mendix
10 6 (2.21%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (1.48%) Apache ServiceMix
11 4 (1.48%) GlassFish
11 4 (1.48%) JRun
11 4 (1.48%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 3 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (1.11%) IIS
12 3 (1.11%) Jetty
12 3 (1.11%) NetWeaver
12 3 (1.11%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 9 (3.32%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 26 (9.59%) Oracle BPM
2 17 (6.27%) Oracle EBS
3 14 (5.17%) Oracle EBS R12
4 10 (3.69%) BusinessWorks
4 10 (3.69%) Oracle Receivables
5 8 (2.95%) Oracle TCA
6 7 (2.58%) Oracle Applications
7 6 (2.21%) Oracle Retail
8 5 (1.85%) Oracle ERP
9 3 (1.11%) Oracle Financials
9 3 (1.11%) Primavera
10 2 (0.74%) Oracle Payables
10 2 (0.74%) Oracle Utilities
10 2 (0.74%) Siebel CRM
11 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
11 1 (0.37%) Kondor
11 1 (0.37%) Maximo
11 1 (0.37%) Oracle Cash Management
11 1 (0.37%) Oracle CRM
11 1 (0.37%) Oracle FAH
Cloud Services
1 25 (9.23%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (8.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (4.80%) Apigee
4 12 (4.43%) SaaS
5 11 (4.06%) PaaS
6 10 (3.69%) IBM Blueworks
7 9 (3.32%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (2.58%) Office 365
9 6 (2.21%) OpenShift
10 5 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (1.85%) IaaS
11 4 (1.48%) Boomi
12 3 (1.11%) Oracle CX
13 2 (0.74%) iPaaS
13 2 (0.74%) Oracle Service Cloud
13 2 (0.74%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
13 2 (0.74%) Salesforce Service Cloud
14 1 (0.37%) BPaaS
14 1 (0.37%) GitHub
14 1 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.32%) SSH
2 5 (1.85%) Firewall
2 5 (1.85%) HTTP
3 3 (1.11%) FTP
3 3 (1.11%) Internet
3 3 (1.11%) SMTP
4 2 (0.74%) Network Security
4 2 (0.74%) SAN
4 2 (0.74%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.74%) VLAN
5 1 (0.37%) FIX Connectivity
5 1 (0.37%) MPLS
5 1 (0.37%) PuTTY
5 1 (0.37%) SSL
5 1 (0.37%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (18.08%) Oracle Database
2 30 (11.07%) SQL Server
3 25 (9.23%) Oracle ODI
4 21 (7.75%) Oracle Database 12c
5 20 (7.38%) Oracle Database 11g
6 15 (5.54%) Oracle Reports
6 15 (5.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (5.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (3.69%) Oracle Database 10g
8 10 (3.69%) Relational Database
9 9 (3.32%) Amazon RDS
9 9 (3.32%) MySQL
9 9 (3.32%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 7 (2.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 6 (2.21%) Big Data
11 6 (2.21%) DB2
11 6 (2.21%) Oracle BI EE
11 6 (2.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (1.85%) Hadoop
12 5 (1.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 45 (16.61%) Maven
2 30 (11.07%) Git (software)
3 26 (9.59%) Jenkins
4 17 (6.27%) JIRA
5 16 (5.90%) Subversion
6 15 (5.54%) TeamCity
7 13 (4.80%) Oracle Forms
8 12 (4.43%) Eclipse
9 11 (4.06%) Moq
10 8 (2.95%) Sonatype Nexus
11 6 (2.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (2.21%) JDeveloper
12 5 (1.85%) Bitbucket
13 4 (1.48%) Ant
13 4 (1.48%) JUnit
14 2 (0.74%) Grunt
14 2 (0.74%) Karma Test Runner
14 2 (0.74%) Rational Rose
14 2 (0.74%) Selenium
14 2 (0.74%) webpack
General
1 100 (36.90%) Finance
2 85 (31.37%) Telecoms
3 71 (26.20%) Manufacturing
4 70 (25.83%) Electronics
4 70 (25.83%) Marketing
5 20 (7.38%) Front Office
6 12 (4.43%) Banking
6 12 (4.43%) Retail
7 10 (3.69%) Billing
8 3 (1.11%) Back Office
8 3 (1.11%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.11%) Publishing
9 2 (0.74%) German Language
10 1 (0.37%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.37%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.37%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.37%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 130 (47.97%) Developer
2 94 (34.69%) Java Developer
3 65 (23.99%) Senior Developer
4 60 (22.14%) Senior Java Developer
5 51 (18.82%) Architect
6 21 (7.75%) Integration Architect
7 20 (7.38%) Integration Developer
7 20 (7.38%) Solutions Architect
8 19 (7.01%) C# Developer
9 18 (6.64%) UI Developer
10 17 (6.27%) Front Office Developer
11 16 (5.90%) Consultant
11 16 (5.90%) SOA Developer
12 13 (4.80%) Oracle Consultant
13 11 (4.06%) Administrator
13 11 (4.06%) Oracle Developer
13 11 (4.06%) Technical Leader
14 10 (3.69%) DBA
14 10 (3.69%) Lead Developer
14 10 (3.69%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (48.71%) Middleware
2 117 (43.17%) Web Services
3 99 (36.53%) SOAP
4 82 (30.26%) RESTful
5 75 (27.68%) Apache Camel
5 75 (27.68%) XML
6 51 (18.82%) JSON
7 37 (13.65%) Swagger
8 34 (12.55%) Oracle Fusion
9 28 (10.33%) XSLT
10 27 (9.96%) .NET
11 26 (9.59%) WireMock
12 23 (8.49%) REST
13 22 (8.12%) Spring
14 20 (7.38%) HTML
15 19 (7.01%) J2EE
16 18 (6.64%) CSS
17 16 (5.90%) HTML5
18 12 (4.43%) Java EE
18 12 (4.43%) Lambda Expressions
Miscellaneous
1 51 (18.82%) Greenfield Project
2 14 (5.17%) User Experience
3 12 (4.43%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.69%) Fixed Income
5 9 (3.32%) Client/Server
5 9 (3.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 9 (3.32%) Linux Command Line
5 9 (3.32%) Smart Meter
6 8 (2.95%) Derivative
6 8 (2.95%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (2.95%) Equity Derivative
7 6 (2.21%) Cloud Native
8 5 (1.85%) Clustering
8 5 (1.85%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.48%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (1.11%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (1.11%) Mainframe
10 3 (1.11%) Mashup
10 3 (1.11%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 42 (15.50%) Unix
2 39 (14.39%) Linux
3 20 (7.38%) Windows
4 8 (2.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (1.85%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (1.48%) AIX
7 2 (0.74%) Solaris
8 1 (0.37%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.37%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 271 (100.00%) SOA
2 162 (59.78%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (38.01%) TDD
4 81 (29.89%) Business Intelligence
5 71 (26.20%) Programme Management
6 70 (25.83%) Digital Marketing
7 40 (14.76%) Scrum
8 31 (11.44%) SDLC
9 28 (10.33%) Problem-Solving
10 24 (8.86%) Continuous Integration
10 24 (8.86%) DevOps
11 21 (7.75%) Microservices
11 21 (7.75%) Migration
12 19 (7.01%) ERP
12 19 (7.01%) UML
12 19 (7.01%) Unit Testing
13 18 (6.64%) Technical Leadership
14 17 (6.27%) Continuous Improvement
15 15 (5.54%) High Availability
15 15 (5.54%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 161 (59.41%) Java
2 82 (30.26%) SQL
3 60 (22.14%) Java 8
4 36 (13.28%) XPath
5 31 (11.44%) C#
6 28 (10.33%) PL/SQL
7 21 (7.75%) JavaScript
8 16 (5.90%) Python
8 16 (5.90%) Shell Script
9 12 (4.43%) XQuery
10 10 (3.69%) PHP
11 9 (3.32%) TypeScript
12 6 (2.21%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
13 5 (1.85%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.48%) Perl
15 2 (0.74%) Ruby
16 1 (0.37%) Groovy
16 1 (0.37%) R
16 1 (0.37%) Scala
16 1 (0.37%) XAML
Qualifications
1 20 (7.38%) Security Cleared
2 15 (5.54%) SC Cleared
3 10 (3.69%) Degree
4 7 (2.58%) TOGAF Certification
5 5 (1.85%) DV Cleared
5 5 (1.85%) MOS
6 4 (1.48%) CCIE
6 4 (1.48%) CCNA
6 4 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.74%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.74%) HNC
7 2 (0.74%) OCA
7 2 (0.74%) OCAJ
7 2 (0.74%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.37%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.80%) QA
2 5 (1.85%) GDPR
3 3 (1.11%) SLA
4 1 (0.37%) COBIT
4 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.37%) PSD2
System Software
1 10 (3.69%) Docker
2 3 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.74%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.74%) vSphere
4 1 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (6.27%) Ansible
2 8 (2.95%) Puppet
3 7 (2.58%) Single Sign-On
3 7 (2.58%) ZABBIX
4 6 (2.21%) Kubernetes
4 6 (2.21%) MOM
5 5 (1.85%) Ambari
5 5 (1.85%) Automic
6 4 (1.48%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 3 (1.11%) Docker Swarm
7 3 (1.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (0.74%) Data Guard
8 2 (0.74%) Nagios
8 2 (0.74%) OpenView
8 2 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.37%) Packer
9 1 (0.37%) Terraform
Vendors
1 271 (100.00%) Oracle
2 74 (27.31%) SAP
3 70 (25.83%) WSO2
4 37 (13.65%) Microsoft
4 37 (13.65%) Talend
5 32 (11.81%) IBM
6 18 (6.64%) TIBCO
7 10 (3.69%) DevExpress
7 10 (3.69%) RedGate
8 9 (3.32%) Red Hat
9 5 (1.85%) MuleSoft
10 4 (1.48%) Dell
10 4 (1.48%) VMware
10 4 (1.48%) webMethods
11 2 (0.74%) Amdocs
11 2 (0.74%) Casewise
11 2 (0.74%) F5
11 2 (0.74%) NetCracker
11 2 (0.74%) Riverbed
11 2 (0.74%) Salesforce.com