Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Oracle Service Bus skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Service Bus over the 6 months to 19 November 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 Service Bus (OSB)
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 616 555 570
Rank change year-on-year -61 +15 -15
Contract jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 18 52 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.039% 0.12% 0.068%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.23% 0.59% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 33 16
London median daily rate £375 £443 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.25% -1.67% +5.88%
10th Percentile £293 £390 £400
90th Percentile £511 £594 £588
England median daily rate £513 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +13.89% -10.00% +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £56.50

Oracle Service Bus 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 London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7904 8845 8505
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 17.10% 19.70% 18.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 5634 6120 5760
London median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £250
90th Percentile £638 £620 £600
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 107 120
London median hourly rate £20.91 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.17% -10.00% +8.11%
10th Percentile £12.30 £12.50 £12.00
90th Percentile £47.83 £56.87 £43.10
England median hourly rate £21.08 £20.00 £19.03
% change year-on-year +5.40% +5.10% +6.12%

Oracle Service Bus
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Oracle Service Bus as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Service Bus in London

Oracle Service Bus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle Service Bus in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Service Bus in London

Oracle Service Bus
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Service Bus in London over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Service Bus in London

Oracle Service Bus
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Service Bus in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle Service Bus in London

Oracle Service Bus
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Service Bus within the London region over the 6 months to 19 November 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
Central London -10 2 £400 -31.91%
North London - 2 - -
West London -9 1 - -
Oracle Service Bus
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 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 London region with a requirement for Oracle Service Bus.

1 17 (94.44%) Oracle
2 15 (83.33%) WebLogic
3 9 (50.00%) Apache
3 9 (50.00%) SOA
3 9 (50.00%) Middleware
4 8 (44.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (38.89%) SC Cleared
5 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
5 7 (38.89%) CA Single Sign-On
5 7 (38.89%) EntireX
5 7 (38.89%) WSDL
5 7 (38.89%) Tomcat
6 6 (33.33%) LDAP
6 6 (33.33%) SOAP
6 6 (33.33%) Web Services
6 6 (33.33%) XML
7 5 (27.78%) XSD
7 5 (27.78%) Java
7 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (27.78%) BDD
8 4 (22.22%) RESTful
8 4 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (22.22%) J2EE
8 4 (22.22%) Subversion
8 4 (22.22%) Oracle ODI
8 4 (22.22%) Spring
8 4 (22.22%) Maven
8 4 (22.22%) SSL
9 3 (16.67%) Unix
9 3 (16.67%) Finance

Oracle Service Bus
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 15 (83.33%) WebLogic
2 9 (50.00%) Apache
3 8 (44.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 7 (38.89%) Tomcat
5 2 (11.11%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (5.56%) JBoss
6 1 (5.56%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle FAH
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Utilities
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) LDAP
2 4 (22.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle ODI
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (22.22%) Maven
1 4 (22.22%) Subversion
2 2 (11.11%) SoapUI
3 1 (5.56%) Appium
3 1 (5.56%) Calabash
3 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.56%) JBehave
3 1 (5.56%) JMeter
3 1 (5.56%) LoadRunner
3 1 (5.56%) Selenium
3 1 (5.56%) XMLSpy
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Developer
1 4 (22.22%) Java Developer
1 4 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Agile Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Agile Java Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Middleware Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Technical Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
4 1 (5.56%) DBA
4 1 (5.56%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (5.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) Middleware
2 7 (38.89%) EntireX
2 7 (38.89%) WSDL
3 6 (33.33%) SOAP
3 6 (33.33%) Web Services
3 6 (33.33%) XML
4 5 (27.78%) XSD
5 4 (22.22%) J2EE
5 4 (22.22%) RESTful
5 4 (22.22%) Spring
6 2 (11.11%) Hibernate
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 1 (5.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Unix
2 2 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) SOA
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) BDD
3 3 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Multithreading
4 2 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (5.56%) API Testing
5 1 (5.56%) BPEL
5 1 (5.56%) Business Activity Monitoring
5 1 (5.56%) Functional Testing
5 1 (5.56%) High Availability
5 1 (5.56%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (5.56%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.56%) Service Management
5 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
5 1 (5.56%) TDD
5 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) Groovy
2 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
2 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) SC Cleared
1 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO 20022
1 1 (5.56%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (5.56%) Ansible
2 1 (5.56%) Data Guard
2 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) BEA
2 1 (5.56%) Hyperion
2 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.56%) webMethods