The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 23 June 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
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 47 52
Rank change year-on-year -22 +5  
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 2 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.31% 2.21% 2.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.45% 8.97% 10.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 13 17
Median daily rate - £525 £508
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.34%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £450 £455
% change year-on-year +16.66% -1.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £55.00 £55.75
% change year-on-year -27.27% -1.34%  

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 138 145 162
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 21.73% 24.62% 21.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 105 115
Median daily rate £533 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.10% +18.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £525 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.69% +11.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 11
Median hourly rate £10.50 £12.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.64% -36.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.15 £15.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £15.40 £80.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +8.69% +9.52%  

Oracle SOA Suite
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

Oracle SOA Suite
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle SOA Suite in Oxfordshire

Oracle SOA Suite
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle SOA Suite in Oxfordshire

Oracle SOA Suite
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -7 1 - -
Oracle SOA Suite
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Oracle SOA Suite.

1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Utilities
3 1 (33.33%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle ADF
3 1 (33.33%) BPEL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS

Oracle SOA Suite
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (66.67%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Developer
1 1 (33.33%) SOA Developer
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle ADF
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) BPEL
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle