The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 3 months to 24 April 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)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 74
Contract jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes - - 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.55% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £57.75 -

Oracle Service Bus 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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 107 152 161
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 14.15% 19.82% 17.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 86 92
Median daily rate £400 £425 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +25.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £325 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year +1.26% +5.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £15.50 - £16.14
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +11.76% -15.00%  

Oracle Service Bus
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes citing Oracle Service Bus as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Service Bus in Milton Keynes

Oracle Service Bus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Service Bus in Milton Keynes