The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle SOA Suite
Rank 88 85 82
Rank change year-on-year -3 -3  
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 1 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.097% 0.85% 0.78%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.55% 4.96% 3.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 3
Median daily rate £475 £550 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.63% +29.41%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £455 £450 £431
% change year-on-year +1.11% +4.48%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £57.75 -

Oracle SOA Suite is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 182 242 233
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 17.65% 17.18% 20.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 152 150
Median daily rate £375 £401 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.36% +14.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 6
Median hourly rate £19.00 £10.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +90.00% -16.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.07
% change year-on-year -2.85% +8.89%  

Oracle SOA Suite
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing Oracle SOA Suite as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle SOA Suite in Leeds

Oracle SOA Suite
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite in Leeds.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle SOA Suite in Leeds

Oracle SOA Suite
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Oracle SOA Suite.

1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) OCP
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Data Guard
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements

Oracle SOA Suite
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 2 (66.67%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DBA
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) OCP
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Data Guard
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat