The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 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 SOA Suite
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 66 70
Rank change year-on-year +1 +4  
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 6 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.79% 0.52% 0.54%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.61% 2.63% 3.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
Median daily rate £423 £556 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.04% +23.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £538 £430
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £575 £670
UK excluding London median daily rate £473 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -0.52% +5.55%  
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 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 SOA Suite
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Oracle SOA Suite
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle SOA Suite in Milton Keynes

Oracle SOA Suite
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle SOA Suite in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Oracle SOA Suite.

1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) SOA
2 4 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Subversion
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) Spring
2 4 (66.67%) Java EE
2 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (66.67%) JPA
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (50.00%) SDLC
4 2 (33.33%) SOLID
4 2 (33.33%) BPMN
4 2 (33.33%) Wireframes
4 2 (33.33%) Domain Models
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) hybris
4 2 (33.33%) Hudson
4 2 (33.33%) REST
4 2 (33.33%) Analytics
4 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (33.33%) PayPal
4 2 (33.33%) Google Checkout
4 2 (33.33%) Drools

Oracle SOA Suite
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 2 (33.33%) JBoss
1 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 2 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Google Analytics
1 2 (33.33%) Google Checkout
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Endeca
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (33.33%) Ant
2 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Hudson
2 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) Maven
General
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Hibernate
1 4 (66.67%) Java EE
1 4 (66.67%) JPA
1 4 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (33.33%) Ajax
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) Drools
2 2 (33.33%) EJB
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) JSP
2 2 (33.33%) JSTL
2 2 (33.33%) Lucene
2 2 (33.33%) REST
2 2 (33.33%) SOAP
2 2 (33.33%) Spring MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Struts
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) SOA
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) OO
3 3 (50.00%) SDLC
4 2 (33.33%) Analytics
4 2 (33.33%) BPMN
4 2 (33.33%) Domain Models
4 2 (33.33%) EAI
4 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (33.33%) Refactoring
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) SOLID
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 2 (33.33%) UML
4 2 (33.33%) Use Case
4 2 (33.33%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Coremetrics
2 2 (33.33%) Google
2 2 (33.33%) hybris
2 2 (33.33%) PayPal