Period
to 3 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 3 June 2020 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 > South East
6 months to
3 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 219 342 330
Rank change year-on-year +123 -12 +10
Contract jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 9 20 47
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 0.13% 0.14% 0.28%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.90% 0.85% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 24
Median daily rate £583 £490 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.88% +1.03% -
10th Percentile £521 £463 £379
90th Percentile £608 £565 £538
England median daily rate £525 £525 £513
% change year-on-year - +2.44% +7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

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 South East with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 997 2,364 2,699
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.45% 16.34% 16.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 637 1,400 1,628
Median daily rate £450 £450 £436
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.15% +7.06%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £269
90th Percentile £613 £600 £575
England median daily rate £475 £475 £458
% change year-on-year - +3.83% +6.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 91 75
Median hourly rate £18.84 £15.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.60% -25.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £11.83 £12.00 £11.40
90th Percentile £43.75 £47.69 £57.00
Median hourly rate £24.00 £18.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year +28.00% -6.25% +2.56%

Oracle Service Bus
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Oracle Service Bus as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Service Bus in the South East

Oracle Service Bus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Oracle Service Bus in the South East.

Daily rate trend for Oracle Service Bus in the South East

Oracle Service Bus
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Service Bus within the South East region over the 6 months to 3 June 2020. 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
Thames Valley +77 4 £564 +18.68%
Berkshire +63 4 £564 +18.68%
Hampshire +68 3 £583 +22.63%
West Sussex +19 2 £575 +4.55%
Oracle Service Bus
England

For the 6 months to 3 June 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Service Bus also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Oracle Service Bus.

1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (88.89%) SOA
2 8 (88.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (77.78%) Oracle ODI
3 7 (77.78%) Oracle Fusion
4 6 (66.67%) Middleware
4 6 (66.67%) Configuration Management
4 6 (66.67%) WebLogic
4 6 (66.67%) Web Services
4 6 (66.67%) XML
4 6 (66.67%) XSD
4 6 (66.67%) XSLT
4 6 (66.67%) Oracle Database
5 5 (55.56%) Data Integration
5 5 (55.56%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (55.56%) CRM
5 5 (55.56%) ERP
5 5 (55.56%) EAM
5 5 (55.56%) XQuery
5 5 (55.56%) WSDL
5 5 (55.56%) Release Management
5 5 (55.56%) Asset Management
6 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
6 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (22.22%) Subversion
6 2 (22.22%) Java
6 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
6 2 (22.22%) Software Delivery
6 2 (22.22%) Project Delivery
7 1 (11.11%) Evolutionary Architecture

Oracle Service Bus
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 8 (88.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (66.67%) WebLogic
3 1 (11.11%) Apache
3 1 (11.11%) AquaLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
1 1 (11.11%) SSL
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle ODI
2 6 (66.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
1 2 (22.22%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) Maven
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (22.22%) SOA Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) SOA Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle Fusion
2 6 (66.67%) Middleware
2 6 (66.67%) Web Services
2 6 (66.67%) XML
2 6 (66.67%) XSD
2 6 (66.67%) XSLT
3 5 (55.56%) WSDL
4 1 (11.11%) EclipseLink
4 1 (11.11%) EJB
4 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
4 1 (11.11%) iBATIS
4 1 (11.11%) Java EE
4 1 (11.11%) JMS
4 1 (11.11%) JPA
4 1 (11.11%) REST
4 1 (11.11%) SOAP
4 1 (11.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) AS400
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
1 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
1 1 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) HPUX
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
1 1 (11.11%) Solaris
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
1 1 (11.11%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) SOA
2 6 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 5 (55.56%) Asset Management
3 5 (55.56%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (55.56%) CRM
3 5 (55.56%) Data Integration
3 5 (55.56%) EAM
3 5 (55.56%) ERP
3 5 (55.56%) Release Management
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Project Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) Software Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Kanban
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Service Management
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) XQuery
2 2 (22.22%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) COBOL
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) BEA
2 1 (11.11%) Sun