Period
to 16 November 2018

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 16 November 2018 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
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 569 611 581
Rank change year-on-year +42 -30 +19
Contract jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 59 19 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.13% 0.041% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.73% 0.24% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 8 32
London median daily rate £500 £375 £446
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -15.97% -0.83%
10th Percentile £313 £293 £390
90th Percentile £740 £511 £594
England median daily rate £525 £513 £450
% change year-on-year +2.44% +13.89% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
London median hourly rate £37.19 - -
England median hourly rate £37.19 - -

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 8,115 8,045 8,968
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 17.53% 17.16% 19.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,730 5,734 6,209
London median daily rate £500 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £275
90th Percentile £675 £638 £620
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 111 108
London median hourly rate £23.50 £20.50 £17.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.63% +16.81% -12.25%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.83 £56.87
England median hourly rate £22.00 £21.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.33% +7.50% +5.10%

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 16 November 2018.

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 16 November 2018. 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 +5 12 £463 - 1
South London - 11 £500 - 2
West London -3 2 £750 - 4
Central London -15 2 £700 +75.00% 1
East London -23 1 £513 -
Oracle Service Bus
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, 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 59 (100.00%) Oracle
2 56 (94.92%) WebLogic
3 42 (71.19%) Linux
4 39 (66.10%) Middleware
5 35 (59.32%) Security Cleared
6 28 (47.46%) SC Cleared
7 24 (40.68%) Oracle Database
8 23 (38.98%) Migration
8 23 (38.98%) Red Hat
9 22 (37.29%) Java
10 21 (35.59%) Apache
10 21 (35.59%) Tomcat
10 21 (35.59%) LDAP
10 21 (35.59%) CA Single Sign-On
10 21 (35.59%) EntireX
11 20 (33.90%) Windows
12 18 (30.51%) XML
13 14 (23.73%) JBoss
13 14 (23.73%) Axway
13 14 (23.73%) Forum Sentry
13 14 (23.73%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 13 (22.03%) Open Source
15 12 (20.34%) PaaS
15 12 (20.34%) SQL
15 12 (20.34%) Docker
15 12 (20.34%) IaaS
16 11 (18.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 11 (18.64%) DevOps
17 10 (16.95%) Oracle Reports
17 10 (16.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 (94.92%) WebLogic
2 21 (35.59%) Apache
2 21 (35.59%) Tomcat
3 14 (23.73%) JBoss
4 7 (11.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (3.39%) Confluence
6 1 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.69%) Mule
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 12 (20.34%) IaaS
1 12 (20.34%) PaaS
2 6 (10.17%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.08%) GitHub
4 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (40.68%) Oracle Database
2 10 (16.95%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (8.47%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (6.78%) Oracle ODI
5 3 (5.08%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (3.39%) Amazon Aurora
6 2 (3.39%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 9 (15.25%) WebLogic Workshop
2 3 (5.08%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.08%) GitLab
2 3 (5.08%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.08%) SonarQube
3 2 (3.39%) JIRA
4 1 (1.69%) JDeveloper
4 1 (1.69%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.69%) Subversion
4 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.69%) YourKit
General
1 8 (13.56%) Law
2 5 (8.47%) Finance
3 3 (5.08%) Electronics
3 3 (5.08%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.08%) Marketing
3 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (23.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (18.64%) Developer
3 9 (15.25%) Oracle Specialist
4 8 (13.56%) Architect
5 7 (11.86%) Cloud Specialist
5 7 (11.86%) Oracle Architect
6 5 (8.47%) Consultant
6 5 (8.47%) Java Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Administrator
7 4 (6.78%) Cloud Architect
7 4 (6.78%) DevOps Consultant
7 4 (6.78%) Operations Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Oracle Technical Architect
7 4 (6.78%) Technical Architect
8 3 (5.08%) Designer
8 3 (5.08%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) Oracle Developer
8 3 (5.08%) SOA Designer
8 3 (5.08%) SOA Solution Designer
8 3 (5.08%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (66.10%) Middleware
2 21 (35.59%) EntireX
2 21 (35.59%) LDAP
3 18 (30.51%) XML
4 6 (10.17%) Oracle Fusion
5 5 (8.47%) Hibernate
5 5 (8.47%) SOAP
6 4 (6.78%) JMS
6 4 (6.78%) JSON
6 4 (6.78%) REST
6 4 (6.78%) Web Services
6 4 (6.78%) XSLT
7 3 (5.08%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (5.08%) Apache Camel
7 3 (5.08%) JDBC
7 3 (5.08%) OSGi
7 3 (5.08%) Spring
7 3 (5.08%) WSDL
7 3 (5.08%) XSD
8 1 (1.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.47%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 42 (71.19%) Linux
2 20 (33.90%) Windows
3 10 (16.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (10.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.98%) Migration
2 14 (23.73%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 13 (22.03%) Open Source
4 11 (18.64%) DevOps
4 11 (18.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 7 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (11.86%) SOA
6 6 (10.17%) Service Delivery
7 5 (8.47%) Refactoring
8 4 (6.78%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (6.78%) ERP
8 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Management
8 4 (6.78%) Scrum
8 4 (6.78%) TDD
9 3 (5.08%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (5.08%) Compliance Management
9 3 (5.08%) CRM
9 3 (5.08%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (5.08%) Risk and Compliance Management
9 3 (5.08%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 22 (37.29%) Java
2 12 (20.34%) SQL
3 3 (5.08%) Java 8
3 3 (5.08%) XQuery
4 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (59.32%) Security Cleared
2 28 (47.46%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 12 (20.34%) Docker
2 3 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 21 (35.59%) CA Single Sign-On
2 14 (23.73%) Forum Sentry
3 9 (15.25%) Ansible
3 9 (15.25%) Kubernetes
4 2 (3.39%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 59 (100.00%) Oracle
2 23 (38.98%) Red Hat
3 14 (23.73%) Axway
4 9 (15.25%) VMware
5 3 (5.08%) SAP
6 1 (1.69%) AppDynamics
6 1 (1.69%) BMC
6 1 (1.69%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.69%) Pegasus