Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 6 months to 18 November 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 > North West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 187 164 145
Rank change year-on-year -23 -19 0
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 14 64 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.25% 0.93% 1.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.55% 5.72% 7.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 24 52
North West median daily rate £495 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.47% -15.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £356 £316 £407
90th Percentile £555 £680 £700
England median daily rate £513 £461 £500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -7.75% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
North West median hourly rate - - £55.75
England median hourly rate £40.00 £55.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -27.27% +29.41% -8.60%

Oracle SOA Suite 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 901 1118 1363
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 15.85% 16.21% 15.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 566 713 788
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -6.06% +26.92%
10th Percentile £248 £258 £250
90th Percentile £588 £552 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 39 66
North West median hourly rate £22.00 £15.00 £17.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.67% -12.64% +2.23%
10th Percentile £11.05 £11.25 £11.00
90th Percentile £49.00 £23.17 £36.25
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +6.35%

Oracle SOA Suite
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle SOA Suite in the North West

Oracle SOA Suite
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 SOA Suite in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle SOA Suite in the North West

Oracle SOA Suite
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite in the North West over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle SOA Suite in the North West

Oracle SOA Suite
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle SOA Suite in the North West

Oracle SOA Suite
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Merseyside -17 7 £348 -13.13%
Manchester +11 4 £495 +10.00% 2
Cheshire +3 1 £500 -20.00% 1
Oracle SOA Suite
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 North West region with a requirement for Oracle SOA Suite.

1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
1 14 (100.00%) SOA
2 7 (50.00%) Java
3 6 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (35.71%) Oracle Fusion
4 5 (35.71%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (28.57%) XML
5 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (28.57%) Middleware
6 3 (21.43%) SAML
6 3 (21.43%) BPEL
6 3 (21.43%) JDeveloper
6 3 (21.43%) LDAP
6 3 (21.43%) C#
6 3 (21.43%) .NET
6 3 (21.43%) J2EE
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
6 3 (21.43%) WebLogic
6 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 3 (21.43%) SDLC
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle Identity Management
6 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (14.29%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
7 2 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (14.29%) High Availability
7 2 (14.29%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (14.29%) Test Automation

Oracle SOA Suite
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 5 (35.71%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (21.43%) WebLogic
3 1 (7.14%) ArchestrA
3 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (7.14%) Confluence
3 1 (7.14%) PegaRULES
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) LDAP
2 1 (7.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) JDeveloper
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (7.14%) Bitbucket
3 1 (7.14%) ClearCase
3 1 (7.14%) FxCop
3 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.14%) JIRA
3 1 (7.14%) MSBuild
3 1 (7.14%) ReSharper
3 1 (7.14%) SoapUI
3 1 (7.14%) Subversion
3 1 (7.14%) T4 Templates
3 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Architect
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Java Middleware Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Middleware Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps Architect
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) E-Business Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Python Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Service Architect
5 1 (7.14%) SOA Developer
5 1 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (28.57%) Middleware
2 4 (28.57%) XML
3 3 (21.43%) .NET
3 3 (21.43%) J2EE
3 3 (21.43%) SAML
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 2 (14.29%) Web Services
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
5 1 (7.14%) ADO.NET
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (7.14%) CSS
5 1 (7.14%) HTML
5 1 (7.14%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (7.14%) JMS
5 1 (7.14%) RESTful
5 1 (7.14%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Credit Risk
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) DataPower
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) SOA
2 6 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (21.43%) BPEL
4 3 (21.43%) SDLC
4 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) High Availability
5 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 2 (14.29%) UML
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) B2B
6 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.14%) MVC
6 1 (7.14%) Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) Scrum
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
6 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) C
4 1 (7.14%) C++
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) Python
4 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Docker
1 1 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Identity Management
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Ansible
2 1 (7.14%) CA Service Virtualization
2 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.14%) Puppet
2 1 (7.14%) Salt
2 1 (7.14%) Terraform
2 1 (7.14%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Atlassian
3 1 (7.14%) CA
3 1 (7.14%) IBM
3 1 (7.14%) Kronos
3 1 (7.14%) MuleSoft
3 1 (7.14%) Pega
3 1 (7.14%) TIBCO
3 1 (7.14%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Wonderware
3 1 (7.14%) WSO2