Period
to 14 December 2017

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 14 December 2017 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
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 456 413 382
Rank change year-on-year -43 -31 -48
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 464 522 635
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.49% 0.54% 0.61%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.94% 2.95% 3.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 306 387
England median daily rate £500 £463 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% -3.65% +6.08%
10th Percentile £350 £315 £311
90th Percentile £600 £650 £675
UK median daily rate £500 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 9
England median hourly rate £40.00 - £40.00
UK median hourly rate £40.00 - £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 15787 17669 18268
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.62% 18.44% 17.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 10553 11468 11656
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £235
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 388 415 545
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.20 £10.96
90th Percentile £47.83 £48.60 £43.00
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.00

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 14 December 2017.

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 14 December 2017. 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 -92 157 £500 +5.26% 15
East of England +44 112 £513 +10.81% 9
South East +3 94 £485 +3.19% 18
Midlands +45 52 £513 +28.13% 6
West Midlands +49 41 £470 +10.59% 3
North of England -31 33 £498 +17.06% 8
North West -35 14 £495 +16.47% 4
East Midlands +8 11 £525 +40.00% 3
Yorkshire +5 11 £550 +22.22% 2
South West -5 7 £625 +42.86% 3
North East +38 5 £463 +88.78% 2
Oracle SOA Suite
UK

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Oracle SOA Suite.

1 464 (100.00%) Oracle
1 464 (100.00%) SOA
2 261 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 223 (48.06%) Java
4 165 (35.56%) Web Services
5 161 (34.70%) TDD
6 157 (33.84%) XML
7 153 (32.97%) SQL
8 145 (31.25%) Middleware
9 143 (30.82%) Maven
10 125 (26.94%) Finance
11 114 (24.57%) Jenkins
12 111 (23.92%) Spring
13 106 (22.84%) Oracle Database
14 105 (22.63%) Oracle Service Bus
15 104 (22.41%) Linux
16 101 (21.77%) Business Intelligence
17 98 (21.12%) XPath
18 93 (20.04%) RESTful
19 91 (19.61%) Git (software)
20 90 (19.40%) JIRA
20 90 (19.40%) J2EE
21 89 (19.18%) SOAP
22 88 (18.97%) Apache Camel
23 86 (18.53%) JSON
24 85 (18.32%) WSO2
25 80 (17.24%) JUnit
25 80 (17.24%) Scrum
26 78 (16.81%) Microservices
27 77 (16.59%) PL/SQL

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
1 105 (22.63%) Oracle Service Bus
2 76 (16.38%) Confluence
3 72 (15.52%) WebLogic
4 68 (14.66%) Mule
5 63 (13.58%) JBoss
6 27 (5.82%) Oracle Workflow
7 26 (5.60%) Apache
7 26 (5.60%) Tomcat
8 21 (4.53%) WebSphere
9 14 (3.02%) Elasticsearch
10 13 (2.80%) Apache Spark
10 13 (2.80%) CMS
10 13 (2.80%) GlassFish
11 12 (2.59%) Liferay
12 11 (2.37%) Alfresco
12 11 (2.37%) Drupal
13 10 (2.16%) OpenStack
13 10 (2.16%) WebSphere Application Server
13 10 (2.16%) WildFly
14 6 (1.29%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (0.65%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (0.43%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.22%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 49 (10.56%) Oracle BPM
2 44 (9.48%) Oracle EBS
3 25 (5.39%) Payment Gateway
4 22 (4.74%) Oracle EBS R12
5 16 (3.45%) Oracle Applications
6 9 (1.94%) Oracle Receivables
7 8 (1.72%) Oracle Utilities
8 7 (1.51%) BusinessWorks
9 6 (1.29%) Oracle Financials
9 6 (1.29%) Oracle iProcurement
9 6 (1.29%) Siebel CRM
10 4 (0.86%) Oracle ERP
10 4 (0.86%) Oracle General Ledger
10 4 (0.86%) Oracle Payables
10 4 (0.86%) Oracle Retail
11 3 (0.65%) Lawson
11 3 (0.65%) Oracle Assets
11 3 (0.65%) Oracle Cash Management
11 3 (0.65%) Oracle TCA
11 3 (0.65%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 46 (9.91%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (6.68%) Cloud Computing
3 20 (4.31%) OpenShift
4 17 (3.66%) SaaS
5 11 (2.37%) PaaS
6 9 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (1.29%) IaaS
8 5 (1.08%) Google Analytics
8 5 (1.08%) Google Checkout
9 4 (0.86%) Boomi
9 4 (0.86%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (0.86%) Taleo
10 3 (0.65%) GitHub
10 3 (0.65%) Office 365
11 2 (0.43%) Amazon Kinesis
11 2 (0.43%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.43%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (0.43%) Google Compute Engine
11 2 (0.43%) Heroku
11 2 (0.43%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.96%) LDAP
2 19 (4.09%) SSL
3 17 (3.66%) HTTP
4 14 (3.02%) TCP/IP
5 10 (2.16%) FTP
6 6 (1.29%) Firewall
6 6 (1.29%) Internet
7 4 (0.86%) Intranet
7 4 (0.86%) SAN
8 2 (0.43%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.43%) Kerberos
8 2 (0.43%) LAN
8 2 (0.43%) MPLS
8 2 (0.43%) NAS
8 2 (0.43%) Network Security
8 2 (0.43%) VPN
8 2 (0.43%) WAN
9 1 (0.22%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (22.84%) Oracle Database
2 36 (7.76%) Relational Database
3 33 (7.11%) SQL Server
4 31 (6.68%) Endeca
4 31 (6.68%) Hadoop
5 26 (5.60%) Oracle Database 11g
6 25 (5.39%) PostgreSQL
7 23 (4.96%) NoSQL
8 22 (4.74%) MySQL
9 19 (4.09%) MongoDB
10 18 (3.88%) Oracle Database 10g
11 17 (3.66%) Oracle ODI
12 16 (3.45%) Big Data
12 16 (3.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 15 (3.23%) Oracle Database 12c
14 14 (3.02%) Oracle BI EE
14 14 (3.02%) Oracle Reports
15 13 (2.80%) RDBMS
16 11 (2.37%) Apache Cassandra
17 9 (1.94%) DB2
Development Applications
1 143 (30.82%) Maven
2 114 (24.57%) Jenkins
3 91 (19.61%) Git (software)
4 90 (19.40%) JIRA
5 80 (17.24%) JUnit
6 63 (13.58%) Subversion
7 42 (9.05%) Mockito
8 35 (7.54%) Selenium
8 35 (7.54%) SoapUI
9 34 (7.33%) Ant
10 29 (6.25%) Gradle
11 26 (5.60%) Eclipse
12 25 (5.39%) Spock
13 24 (5.17%) Bitbucket
14 18 (3.88%) Hudson
14 18 (3.88%) Sonatype Nexus
15 14 (3.02%) JBehave
16 13 (2.80%) IntelliJ
16 13 (2.80%) Oracle Forms
17 12 (2.59%) JDeveloper
General
1 125 (26.94%) Finance
2 72 (15.52%) Telecoms
3 65 (14.01%) Marketing
4 63 (13.58%) Manufacturing
5 62 (13.36%) Electronics
6 30 (6.47%) Retail
7 26 (5.60%) Banking
8 3 (0.65%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.43%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.43%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.22%) Advertising
10 1 (0.22%) Automotive
10 1 (0.22%) Back Office
10 1 (0.22%) French Language
10 1 (0.22%) Games
10 1 (0.22%) Law
10 1 (0.22%) Legal
10 1 (0.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 243 (52.37%) Developer
2 73 (15.73%) Senior Developer
3 70 (15.09%) Architect
3 70 (15.09%) Java Developer
4 62 (13.36%) SOA Developer
5 57 (12.28%) Agile Developer
5 57 (12.28%) Integration Developer
6 54 (11.64%) Oracle Developer
7 29 (6.25%) Senior Agile Developer
8 27 (5.82%) Lead Developer
8 27 (5.82%) Solutions Architect
9 24 (5.17%) Designer
9 24 (5.17%) DevOps Engineer
10 22 (4.74%) DBA
11 21 (4.53%) Consultant
11 21 (4.53%) Oracle DBA
12 16 (3.45%) Solutions Designer
13 14 (3.02%) SOA Designer
14 13 (2.80%) SOA Solution Designer
14 13 (2.80%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (35.56%) Web Services
2 157 (33.84%) XML
3 145 (31.25%) Middleware
4 111 (23.92%) Spring
5 93 (20.04%) RESTful
6 90 (19.40%) J2EE
7 89 (19.18%) SOAP
8 88 (18.97%) Apache Camel
9 86 (18.53%) JSON
10 76 (16.38%) WireMock
10 76 (16.38%) XSLT
11 67 (14.44%) Swagger
12 62 (13.36%) Hibernate
13 57 (12.28%) REST
14 49 (10.56%) .NET
14 49 (10.56%) JMS
15 42 (9.05%) Oracle Fusion
16 40 (8.62%) Java EE
17 37 (7.97%) jQuery
18 36 (7.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 68 (14.66%) Greenfield Project
2 62 (13.36%) Enterprise Software
3 29 (6.25%) iPad
4 26 (5.60%) Social Media
5 22 (4.74%) Computer Science
6 18 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (3.45%) Mobile App
8 9 (1.94%) Private Cloud
9 7 (1.51%) User Experience
10 5 (1.08%) Oracle Exalytics
11 4 (0.86%) DataPower
12 3 (0.65%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.65%) Equities
12 3 (0.65%) Fixed Income
12 3 (0.65%) Online Banking
13 2 (0.43%) Algorithms
13 2 (0.43%) Data Centre
13 2 (0.43%) Hybrid Cloud
13 2 (0.43%) Public Cloud
13 2 (0.43%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 104 (22.41%) Linux
2 57 (12.28%) Unix
3 32 (6.90%) Windows
4 30 (6.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (2.80%) Android
6 11 (2.37%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.29%) AIX
8 4 (0.86%) Windows Server
9 3 (0.65%) HPUX
9 3 (0.65%) Solaris
10 2 (0.43%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.43%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 464 (100.00%) SOA
2 261 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 161 (34.70%) TDD
4 101 (21.77%) Business Intelligence
5 80 (17.24%) Scrum
6 78 (16.81%) Microservices
7 76 (16.38%) Continuous Integration
8 64 (13.79%) DevOps
9 61 (13.15%) Digital Marketing
9 61 (13.15%) Programme Management
10 57 (12.28%) Kanban
11 49 (10.56%) Open Source
12 45 (9.70%) Test Automation
12 45 (9.70%) Unit Testing
13 43 (9.27%) BDD
14 42 (9.05%) Configuration Management
15 38 (8.19%) E-Commerce
16 37 (7.97%) SDLC
17 36 (7.76%) ERP
18 34 (7.33%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 223 (48.06%) Java
2 153 (32.97%) SQL
3 98 (21.12%) XPath
4 77 (16.59%) PL/SQL
5 75 (16.16%) JavaScript
6 33 (7.11%) Python
7 23 (4.96%) Perl
8 21 (4.53%) C#
9 13 (2.80%) C++
10 12 (2.59%) Scala
10 12 (2.59%) T-SQL
11 10 (2.16%) Shell Script
12 9 (1.94%) C
13 7 (1.51%) PowerShell
14 4 (0.86%) XQuery
15 3 (0.65%) Ruby
16 2 (0.43%) Apex Code
16 2 (0.43%) Groovy
16 2 (0.43%) VB
16 2 (0.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 41 (8.84%) Degree
2 23 (4.96%) Security Cleared
3 17 (3.66%) SC Cleared
4 10 (2.16%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (1.51%) ISEB
5 7 (1.51%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.65%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.43%) CISM
7 2 (0.43%) CISSP
7 2 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.43%) MCSD
7 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.43%) OSCP
7 2 (0.43%) SANS
8 1 (0.22%) OCPJP
8 1 (0.22%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.31%) QA
2 5 (1.08%) GDPR
3 4 (0.86%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.65%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 64 (13.79%) Docker
2 14 (3.02%) Active Directory
3 12 (2.59%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.43%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.43%) IAG
6 2 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 51 (10.99%) Puppet
2 44 (9.48%) Ansible
3 24 (5.17%) Opscode Chef
4 23 (4.96%) ZABBIX
5 19 (4.09%) Oracle Identity Management
6 13 (2.80%) Ambari
7 8 (1.72%) Kubernetes
7 8 (1.72%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 4 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (0.65%) Data Guard
9 3 (0.65%) TIBCO Hawk
10 2 (0.43%) CA Service Virtualization
10 2 (0.43%) MOM
10 2 (0.43%) Nagios
10 2 (0.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 2 (0.43%) Oracle ZFS
10 2 (0.43%) Terraform
11 1 (0.22%) Oozie
11 1 (0.22%) Salt
11 1 (0.22%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 464 (100.00%) Oracle
2 85 (18.32%) WSO2
3 71 (15.30%) SAP
4 49 (10.56%) IBM
5 35 (7.54%) Microsoft
6 31 (6.68%) Red Hat
7 26 (5.60%) ATG
8 21 (4.53%) Atlassian
8 21 (4.53%) Sybase
9 16 (3.45%) TIBCO
10 14 (3.02%) MuleSoft
11 12 (2.59%) Salesforce.com
12 11 (2.37%) OpenText
12 11 (2.37%) Solace
12 11 (2.37%) webMethods
13 10 (2.16%) Google
14 8 (1.72%) hybris
14 8 (1.72%) VMware
15 7 (1.51%) Cisco
15 7 (1.51%) Siebel