Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 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 Service Bus (OSB)
England > South East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 354 365 372
Rank change year-on-year +11 +7 -4
Contract jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 17 15 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.10% 0.090% 0.078%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.57% 0.49% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 15 10
South East median daily rate £485 £450 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.78% -14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £450 £350 £398
90th Percentile £515 £525 £635
England median daily rate £513 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +13.89% -10.00% +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £56.50

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 2964 3065 3504
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.60% 18.33% 18.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1771 1811 2087
South East median daily rate £401 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.13% +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £250 £249 £225
90th Percentile £553 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 123 114
South East median hourly rate £19.34 £22.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.04% +21.62% +13.57%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £57.50 £40.11
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £19.43
% change year-on-year +2.50% +2.96% +7.92%

Oracle Service Bus
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Oracle Service Bus as a percentage 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

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

Contractor 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 22 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
Hampshire +19 12 £485 +7.78% 1
West Sussex - 3 - -
East Sussex - 3 - -
Berkshire +1 2 £451 -9.75% 1
Thames Valley -24 2 £451 +10.06% 1
Oracle Service Bus
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 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 South East region with a requirement for Oracle Service Bus.

1 14 (82.35%) Oracle
2 13 (76.47%) SOA
2 13 (76.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 12 (70.59%) Oracle Utilities
4 11 (64.71%) Middleware
4 11 (64.71%) Oracle Database
4 11 (64.71%) Oracle Fusion
4 11 (64.71%) Oracle Applications
5 10 (58.82%) Master Data Management
5 10 (58.82%) WFM
5 10 (58.82%) Oracle RAC
5 10 (58.82%) Veritas
5 10 (58.82%) Unix
5 10 (58.82%) AIX
5 10 (58.82%) Data Management
6 9 (52.94%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (52.94%) Oracle Database 12c
7 8 (47.06%) Oracle Identity Management
7 8 (47.06%) Siebel CRM
7 8 (47.06%) CRM
7 8 (47.06%) Siebel
8 4 (23.53%) Linux
8 4 (23.53%) Windows
9 3 (17.65%) JBoss
9 3 (17.65%) Spring
9 3 (17.65%) Maven
9 3 (17.65%) AquaLogic
9 3 (17.65%) Ansible
9 3 (17.65%) DevOps
9 3 (17.65%) Microservices

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 13 (76.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (17.65%) AquaLogic
2 3 (17.65%) JBoss
3 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 12 (70.59%) Oracle Utilities
2 11 (64.71%) Oracle Applications
3 8 (47.06%) Siebel CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) Oracle Database
2 9 (52.94%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (52.94%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Maven
2 2 (11.76%) SoapUI
2 2 (11.76%) XMLSpy
General
1 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) DBA
1 12 (70.59%) Oracle DBA
2 6 (35.29%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 5 (29.41%) Administrator
3 5 (29.41%) Senior DBA
3 5 (29.41%) Senior Oracle DBA
4 3 (17.65%) Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Integration Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Designer
5 2 (11.76%) SOA Designer
5 2 (11.76%) SOA Solution Designer
5 2 (11.76%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (5.88%) Architect
6 1 (5.88%) SOA Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) Middleware
1 11 (64.71%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (17.65%) Spring
2 3 (17.65%) Spring Boot
3 2 (11.76%) REST
3 2 (11.76%) SOAP
3 2 (11.76%) WSDL
3 2 (11.76%) XML
3 2 (11.76%) XSD
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) AIX
1 10 (58.82%) Unix
2 4 (23.53%) Linux
2 4 (23.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) SOA
2 10 (58.82%) Data Management
2 10 (58.82%) Master Data Management
2 10 (58.82%) WFM
3 8 (47.06%) CRM
4 3 (17.65%) DevOps
4 3 (17.65%) Microservices
5 2 (11.76%) BPEL
5 2 (11.76%) Business Activity Monitoring
5 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
5 2 (11.76%) Test Strategy
6 1 (5.88%) IT Strategy
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (47.06%) Oracle Identity Management
2 3 (17.65%) Ansible
2 3 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (17.65%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Oracle
2 10 (58.82%) Veritas
3 8 (47.06%) Siebel
4 3 (17.65%) MuleSoft