Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 20 September 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 > North West
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 188 203
Contract jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 0 11 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West - 0.19% 0.43%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 1.26% 2.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 13
North West median daily rate - £363 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -9.94% -19.50%
England median daily rate £525 £513 £450
% change year-on-year +2.44% +13.89% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £39.38 - -

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 the North West with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 937 872 1,202
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 15.73% 14.94% 16.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 572 538 746
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -3.03%
10th Percentile £200 £249 £254
90th Percentile £597 £575 £538
England median daily rate £460 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 36 45
North West median hourly rate £23.65 £20.34 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.27% +27.13% -8.57%
10th Percentile £12.74 £10.50 £11.90
90th Percentile £55.00 £41.00 £33.43
England median hourly rate £21.29 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +3.84% +2.50% -

Oracle Service Bus
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Oracle Service Bus as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Service Bus in the North West

Oracle Service Bus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Service Bus in the North West