Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 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 Service Bus (OSB)
England > London
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 558 607 562
Rank change year-on-year +49 -45 +17
Contract jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 56 28 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.13% 0.061% 0.073%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.74% 0.35% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 12 22
London median daily rate £475 £350 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.71% -15.15% -4.07%
10th Percentile £309 £305 £406
90th Percentile £690 £495 £497
England median daily rate £525 £513 £438
% change year-on-year +2.44% +17.14% -6.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
London median hourly rate £35.00 - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 7,569 7,968 8,164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 17.00% 17.25% 19.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,359 5,750 5,637
London median daily rate £500 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £305 £300 £276
90th Percentile £675 £645 £625
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 95 104
London median hourly rate £24.10 £22.50 £18.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.09% +21.33% -15.70%
10th Percentile £13.30 £12.60 £13.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.83 £50.13
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% -

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 22 January 2019.

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 22 January 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
North London -1 11 £444 -
South London - 10 £500 -
West London +9 2 £750 -
Central London -10 1 £550 +29.41%
Oracle Service Bus
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 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 London region with a requirement for Oracle Service Bus.

1 56 (100.00%) Oracle
1 56 (100.00%) WebLogic
2 42 (75.00%) Linux
3 37 (66.07%) Security Cleared
4 33 (58.93%) Middleware
5 30 (53.57%) SC Cleared
6 28 (50.00%) Red Hat
7 26 (46.43%) Java
7 26 (46.43%) Migration
8 24 (42.86%) Oracle Database
9 21 (37.50%) Apache
9 21 (37.50%) Tomcat
9 21 (37.50%) LDAP
9 21 (37.50%) CA Single Sign-On
9 21 (37.50%) EntireX
10 20 (35.71%) Windows
11 18 (32.14%) XML
12 17 (30.36%) JBoss
13 15 (26.79%) Axway
13 15 (26.79%) Forum Sentry
13 15 (26.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 14 (25.00%) Open Source
15 12 (21.43%) PaaS
15 12 (21.43%) IaaS
15 12 (21.43%) SQL
16 11 (19.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 11 (19.64%) DevOps
17 10 (17.86%) Docker
17 10 (17.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 10 (17.86%) Oracle Reports

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 56 (100.00%) WebLogic
2 21 (37.50%) Apache
2 21 (37.50%) Tomcat
3 17 (30.36%) JBoss
4 4 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (5.36%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 12 (21.43%) IaaS
1 12 (21.43%) PaaS
2 7 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle CX
4 1 (1.79%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 10 (17.86%) Oracle Reports
3 8 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (8.93%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (5.36%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (3.57%) Amazon Aurora
8 1 (1.79%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 9 (16.07%) WebLogic Workshop
2 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.79%) GitLab
2 1 (1.79%) JDeveloper
2 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.79%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.79%) SonarQube
2 1 (1.79%) Subversion
2 1 (1.79%) YourKit
General
1 8 (14.29%) Law
2 6 (10.71%) Finance
3 3 (5.36%) Electronics
3 3 (5.36%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.36%) Marketing
3 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (26.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (21.43%) Developer
3 11 (19.64%) Oracle Specialist
4 8 (14.29%) Architect
4 8 (14.29%) Cloud Specialist
4 8 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 7 (12.50%) Oracle Architect
6 5 (8.93%) Consultant
6 5 (8.93%) Oracle Technical Architect
6 5 (8.93%) Technical Architect
7 4 (7.14%) Administrator
7 4 (7.14%) Cloud Architect
7 4 (7.14%) DevOps Consultant
7 4 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) SC Cleared Java Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Java Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (58.93%) Middleware
2 21 (37.50%) EntireX
2 21 (37.50%) LDAP
3 18 (32.14%) XML
4 9 (16.07%) JMS
5 8 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
5 8 (14.29%) Apache Camel
5 8 (14.29%) Hibernate
5 8 (14.29%) JDBC
5 8 (14.29%) OSGi
6 2 (3.57%) Web Services
7 1 (1.79%) JSON
7 1 (1.79%) REST
7 1 (1.79%) SOAP
7 1 (1.79%) Spring
7 1 (1.79%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.14%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 42 (75.00%) Linux
2 20 (35.71%) Windows
3 10 (17.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (8.93%) Solaris
5 2 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (46.43%) Migration
2 15 (26.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 14 (25.00%) Open Source
4 11 (19.64%) DevOps
4 11 (19.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 8 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (14.29%) Refactoring
5 8 (14.29%) TDD
6 5 (8.93%) Software Engineering
7 4 (7.14%) Compliance Management
7 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (7.14%) Risk and Compliance Management
7 4 (7.14%) Scrum
7 4 (7.14%) SOA
8 3 (5.36%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.36%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (5.36%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (5.36%) Programme Management
8 3 (5.36%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 26 (46.43%) Java
2 12 (21.43%) SQL
3 8 (14.29%) Java 8
4 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (66.07%) Security Cleared
2 30 (53.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 10 (17.86%) Docker
2 3 (5.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 21 (37.50%) CA Single Sign-On
2 15 (26.79%) Forum Sentry
3 9 (16.07%) Ansible
3 9 (16.07%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.79%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 56 (100.00%) Oracle
2 28 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 15 (26.79%) Axway
4 9 (16.07%) VMware
5 3 (5.36%) SAP
6 1 (1.79%) AppDynamics
6 1 (1.79%) BMC
6 1 (1.79%) Pegasus