The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 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 30 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
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 30 33
Rank change year-on-year +4 +3  
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 1 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 0.61% 1.03% 2.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.00% 4.65% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £473 £465 £450
% change year-on-year +1.61% +3.33%  
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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
North Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 20 43 45
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 12.12% 22.05% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 28 31
Median daily rate £263 £290 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.48% -22.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £133 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £363 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Median hourly rate £14.50 £10.99 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.93% +9.90%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +14.70% -15.00%  

Oracle SOA Suite
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 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 North Yorkshire

Oracle SOA Suite
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle SOA Suite in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Oracle SOA Suite.

1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
3 2 (50.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) J2EE
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 2 (50.00%) Middleware
3 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Spring
3 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) Java EE
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) BPMN
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (25.00%) WebCenter
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (25.00%) BPEL
4 1 (25.00%) WSDL
4 1 (25.00%) XSD

Oracle SOA Suite
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 (50.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Middleware Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Middleware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) Java EE
2 2 (50.00%) Middleware
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (25.00%) WebCenter
3 1 (25.00%) WSDL
3 1 (25.00%) XSD
3 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (50.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) BPEL
4 1 (25.00%) BPMN
4 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle