The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 29 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.

Oracle SOA Suite
England / London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 307 344 272
Rank change year-on-year +37 -72  
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 101 95 136
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.52% 0.42% 0.64%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.72% 2.49% 3.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 63 85
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £350 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £700 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £468 £438 £433
% change year-on-year +6.85% +1.07%  
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 London with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 3718 3809 3755
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 19.01% 16.97% 17.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2583 2637 2472
Median daily rate £475 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +8.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £298 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 53 94
Median hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £20.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.22% +11.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £87.80 £51.75 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

Oracle SOA Suite
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Oracle SOA Suite
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle SOA Suite in London

Oracle SOA Suite
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite in London over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle SOA Suite in London

Oracle SOA Suite
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle SOA Suite in London

Oracle SOA Suite
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 SOA Suite within the London region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -6 7 £550 +57.14% 9
Croydon - 7 - -
Docklands, London - 2 £458 -
Bromley +11 1 £550 -31.25%
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Oracle SOA Suite
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 London region with a requirement for Oracle SOA Suite.

1 218 (100.00%) Oracle
1 218 (100.00%) SOA
2 134 (61.47%) Agile Software Development
3 132 (60.55%) Java
4 84 (38.53%) Web Services
5 83 (38.07%) Spring
6 79 (36.24%) Finance
7 70 (32.11%) XML
8 69 (31.65%) J2EE
9 68 (31.19%) TDD
10 65 (29.82%) SQL
11 60 (27.52%) Middleware
11 60 (27.52%) JSON
12 53 (24.31%) Business Intelligence
13 45 (20.64%) IBM
13 45 (20.64%) Hibernate
14 43 (19.72%) OO
14 43 (19.72%) JIRA
15 41 (18.81%) RESTful
15 41 (18.81%) XSLT
16 40 (18.35%) OOA/OOD
16 40 (18.35%) PL/SQL
16 40 (18.35%) Continuous Integration
16 40 (18.35%) REST
17 37 (16.97%) WebLogic
18 35 (16.06%) UML
18 35 (16.06%) Oracle Database
18 35 (16.06%) Microservices
18 35 (16.06%) Oracle Fusion
19 32 (14.68%) BDD

Oracle SOA Suite
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 37 (16.97%) WebLogic
2 30 (13.76%) Confluence
3 28 (12.84%) Oracle Service Bus
4 26 (11.93%) Mule
5 19 (8.72%) WebSphere
6 18 (8.26%) Anypoint
7 16 (7.34%) Oracle Workflow
8 13 (5.96%) Tomcat
9 12 (5.50%) Oracle Coherence
9 12 (5.50%) WebLogic Portal
10 10 (4.59%) BizTalk Server
10 10 (4.59%) JBoss
11 8 (3.67%) Cloud Foundry
12 6 (2.75%) Apache
12 6 (2.75%) IIS
13 5 (2.29%) Liferay
13 5 (2.29%) SharePoint
13 5 (2.29%) Skype for Business
14 3 (1.38%) Apache Pig
14 3 (1.38%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (3.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 21 (9.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 17 (7.80%) Oracle EBS
3 16 (7.34%) Payment Gateway
4 15 (6.88%) Oracle BPM
5 11 (5.05%) Oracle EBS R12
6 10 (4.59%) Oracle iRecruitment
7 7 (3.21%) Oracle Applications
8 6 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (0.92%) Eloqua
9 2 (0.92%) Oracle ERP
10 1 (0.46%) BusinessWorks
10 1 (0.46%) Oracle Financials
10 1 (0.46%) Oracle HRMS
10 1 (0.46%) Oracle SCM
Cloud Services
1 27 (12.39%) PaaS
2 19 (8.72%) IaaS
3 16 (7.34%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (5.05%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (4.59%) Oracle CX
6 7 (3.21%) SaaS
7 5 (2.29%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (2.29%) Office 365
7 5 (2.29%) Yammer
8 3 (1.38%) GitHub
8 3 (1.38%) IBM Cloud
9 2 (0.92%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.46%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.05%) SSL
2 10 (4.59%) IPsec
3 7 (3.21%) HTTP
3 7 (3.21%) LDAP
4 6 (2.75%) HTTPS
5 5 (2.29%) X.509
6 4 (1.83%) SAN
6 4 (1.83%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.38%) FTP
8 2 (0.92%) SMTP
9 1 (0.46%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (16.06%) Oracle Database
2 22 (10.09%) SQL Server
3 19 (8.72%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (8.72%) Oracle ODI
4 17 (7.80%) Endeca
4 17 (7.80%) Oracle Database 10g
5 14 (6.42%) Big Data
5 14 (6.42%) Oracle Database 11g
6 12 (5.50%) Oracle BI EE
7 11 (5.05%) DB2
8 8 (3.67%) MongoDB
8 8 (3.67%) MySQL
9 6 (2.75%) NoSQL
9 6 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (2.29%) RDBMS
10 5 (2.29%) Relational Database
10 5 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (1.83%) CouchDB
11 4 (1.83%) Hadoop
12 3 (1.38%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 43 (19.72%) JIRA
2 31 (14.22%) Git (software)
2 31 (14.22%) Jenkins
3 30 (13.76%) Maven
4 22 (10.09%) JUnit
5 21 (9.63%) Subversion
6 19 (8.72%) Gradle
6 19 (8.72%) Selenium
7 18 (8.26%) Mockito
8 16 (7.34%) Spock
9 14 (6.42%) Oracle Forms
10 11 (5.05%) Bitbucket
11 8 (3.67%) TeamCity
12 6 (2.75%) Ant
12 6 (2.75%) SoapUI
13 5 (2.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 5 (2.29%) Eclipse
13 5 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
14 4 (1.83%) Checkstyle
14 4 (1.83%) Fiddler
General
1 79 (36.24%) Finance
2 29 (13.30%) Banking
3 28 (12.84%) Retail
4 22 (10.09%) Marketing
4 22 (10.09%) Telecoms
5 21 (9.63%) Electronics
5 21 (9.63%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.29%) Advertising
7 3 (1.38%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.92%) Front Office
8 2 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.46%) Back Office
9 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.46%) Law
9 1 (0.46%) Prime Brokerage
9 1 (0.46%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 110 (50.46%) Developer
2 71 (32.57%) Architect
3 59 (27.06%) Java Developer
4 28 (12.84%) Oracle Developer
5 27 (12.39%) Senior Developer
6 25 (11.47%) SOA Developer
7 19 (8.72%) Agile Developer
7 19 (8.72%) Integration Architect
7 19 (8.72%) Lead Architect
8 18 (8.26%) Java Architect
9 17 (7.80%) Technical Architect
10 15 (6.88%) Consultant
11 13 (5.96%) Middleware Developer
12 12 (5.50%) Agile Java Developer
12 12 (5.50%) J2EE Developer
12 12 (5.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 12 (5.50%) Software Architect
13 11 (5.05%) Integration Developer
13 11 (5.05%) Java Middleware Developer
14 10 (4.59%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (38.53%) Web Services
2 83 (38.07%) Spring
3 70 (32.11%) XML
4 69 (31.65%) J2EE
5 60 (27.52%) JSON
5 60 (27.52%) Middleware
6 45 (20.64%) Hibernate
7 41 (18.81%) RESTful
7 41 (18.81%) XSLT
8 40 (18.35%) REST
9 35 (16.06%) Oracle Fusion
10 30 (13.76%) Apache Camel
11 27 (12.39%) AngularJS
12 22 (10.09%) .NET
12 22 (10.09%) SOAP
12 22 (10.09%) Spring MVC
13 21 (9.63%) IBM Integration Bus
14 20 (9.17%) Java EE
14 20 (9.17%) Swagger
15 19 (8.72%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.93%) Enterprise Software
2 24 (11.01%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (7.80%) iPad
3 17 (7.80%) Social Media
4 16 (7.34%) Computer Science
5 10 (4.59%) Data Centre
5 10 (4.59%) Virtual Team
6 7 (3.21%) Algorithms
6 7 (3.21%) Cloud Native
6 7 (3.21%) SWIFT
7 6 (2.75%) Clustering
8 5 (2.29%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.83%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.83%) User Experience
10 3 (1.38%) DataPower
10 3 (1.38%) Derivative
10 3 (1.38%) Equities
10 3 (1.38%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.92%) Equity Derivative
11 2 (0.92%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (10.55%) Unix
2 16 (7.34%) Windows
3 12 (5.50%) Linux
4 5 (2.29%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.92%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (100.00%) SOA
2 134 (61.47%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (31.19%) TDD
4 53 (24.31%) Business Intelligence
5 43 (19.72%) OO
6 40 (18.35%) Continuous Integration
6 40 (18.35%) OOA/OOD
7 35 (16.06%) Microservices
7 35 (16.06%) UML
8 32 (14.68%) BDD
8 32 (14.68%) Data Modelling
9 29 (13.30%) DevOps
9 29 (13.30%) MVC
9 29 (13.30%) Programme Management
10 27 (12.39%) Enterprise Architecture
11 25 (11.47%) Physical Data Model
12 24 (11.01%) Content Management
12 24 (11.01%) Waterfall
13 23 (10.55%) Document Management
13 23 (10.55%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 132 (60.55%) Java
2 65 (29.82%) SQL
3 40 (18.35%) PL/SQL
4 23 (10.55%) JavaScript
5 22 (10.09%) XPath
6 15 (6.88%) ActionScript
7 11 (5.05%) C#
8 8 (3.67%) C
9 5 (2.29%) Perl
10 4 (1.83%) Scala
11 3 (1.38%) Apex Code
11 3 (1.38%) C++
11 3 (1.38%) SOQL
11 3 (1.38%) SOSL
11 3 (1.38%) VB
12 2 (0.92%) ES6
12 2 (0.92%) Python
12 2 (0.92%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.92%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.92%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (5.96%) Security Cleared
1 13 (5.96%) Sun Certification
2 11 (5.05%) SC Cleared
3 10 (4.59%) ISEB
4 9 (4.13%) ISTQB
5 5 (2.29%) Degree
6 4 (1.83%) BC Cleared
7 3 (1.38%) OCPJP
8 2 (0.92%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.46%) MCSE
9 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.67%) SLA
2 5 (2.29%) SEPA
3 4 (1.83%) QA
4 2 (0.92%) HL7
4 2 (0.92%) ISO20022
System Software
1 18 (8.26%) Docker
2 7 (3.21%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.46%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 20 (9.17%) Ansible
1 20 (9.17%) MOM
2 7 (3.21%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 4 (1.83%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.46%) Ambari
4 1 (0.46%) Control-M
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.46%) Puppet
4 1 (0.46%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 218 (100.00%) Oracle
2 45 (20.64%) IBM
3 29 (13.30%) SAP
4 22 (10.09%) WSO2
5 20 (9.17%) Sybase
6 19 (8.72%) MuleSoft
7 18 (8.26%) ATG
8 15 (6.88%) Adobe
8 15 (6.88%) Salesforce.com
9 12 (5.50%) BEA
10 10 (4.59%) Kronos
11 9 (4.13%) Atlassian
11 9 (4.13%) Microsoft
12 8 (3.67%) Informatica
13 5 (2.29%) Infor
13 5 (2.29%) Red Hat
13 5 (2.29%) TIBCO
14 4 (1.83%) NetApp
14 4 (1.83%) Tableau
15 3 (1.38%) Sun
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