Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 23 September 2018 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 > South East
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 281 291 266
Rank change year-on-year +10 -25 -15
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 95 71 125
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.58% 0.44% 0.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.40% 2.54% 3.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 40 86
South East median daily rate £475 £485 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.06% +4.30% -2.11%
10th Percentile £405 £358 £346
90th Percentile £553 £539 £588
England median daily rate £500 £500 £463
% change year-on-year - +8.11% -2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 2
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% -27.27% -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% -27.27% +22.22%

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 South East with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 2,795 2,795 3,281
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.20% 17.17% 18.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,724 1,674 2,040
South East median daily rate £438 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% -3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £300 £250 £256
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
England median daily rate £460 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 88 126
South East median hourly rate £23.50 £17.88 £20.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.43% -14.15% +4.14%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.10 £12.25
90th Percentile £49.00 £48.75 £57.50
England median hourly rate £21.33 £20.96 £20.00
% change year-on-year +1.77% +4.78% +2.68%

Oracle SOA Suite
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle SOA Suite in the South East

Oracle SOA Suite
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 SOA Suite in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle SOA Suite in the South East

Oracle SOA Suite
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite in the South East over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle SOA Suite in the South East

Oracle SOA Suite
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle SOA Suite in the South East

Oracle SOA Suite
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 SOA Suite within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 September 2018. 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 -3 38 £475 -2.06% 5
Thames Valley +4 30 £463 -5.13% 2
Berkshire +10 18 £475 +14.80% 1
West Sussex +4 11 £480 -4.00% 1
Oxfordshire +4 7 £450 -10.00% 1
Surrey -17 7 £500 +8.11% 1
Buckinghamshire +5 5 £475 +22.58%
East Sussex - 4 £500 - 1
Oracle SOA Suite
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 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 SOA Suite.

1 95 (100.00%) Oracle
2 93 (97.89%) SOA
3 48 (50.53%) Middleware
3 48 (50.53%) Oracle Database
4 47 (49.47%) Web Services
5 41 (43.16%) Java
6 38 (40.00%) SQL
7 37 (38.95%) Linux
7 37 (38.95%) Oracle Database 11g
7 37 (38.95%) Oracle Fusion
8 35 (36.84%) Oracle Service Bus
8 35 (36.84%) REST
9 33 (34.74%) SOAP
10 28 (29.47%) Agile Software Development
10 28 (29.47%) Oracle Database 12c
11 27 (28.42%) Oracle Forms
11 27 (28.42%) Oracle Reports
12 25 (26.32%) XML
12 25 (26.32%) Spring
13 24 (25.26%) Oracle BI EE
13 24 (25.26%) Oracle ODI
14 22 (23.16%) Unix
15 20 (21.05%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
16 18 (18.95%) Oracle Applications
17 17 (17.89%) Clustering
17 17 (17.89%) AIX
17 17 (17.89%) JMS
17 17 (17.89%) CRM
17 17 (17.89%) J2EE
17 17 (17.89%) Problem-Solving

Oracle SOA Suite
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 35 (36.84%) Oracle Service Bus
2 15 (15.79%) WebLogic
3 11 (11.58%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (4.21%) Apache Solr
4 4 (4.21%) Oracle BPEL
4 4 (4.21%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.16%) Confluence
5 3 (3.16%) Mule
5 3 (3.16%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.11%) Apache
6 2 (2.11%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.11%) IIS
6 2 (2.11%) JBoss
7 1 (1.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (1.05%) OpenROAD
7 1 (1.05%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.05%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 18 (18.95%) Oracle Applications
2 16 (16.84%) Siebel CRM
3 14 (14.74%) Oracle Utilities
4 9 (9.47%) Oracle BPM
4 9 (9.47%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (7.37%) Oracle General Ledger
5 7 (7.37%) Oracle Receivables
6 4 (4.21%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (4.21%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (3.16%) BusinessWorks
7 3 (3.16%) Oracle ERP
7 3 (3.16%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (3.16%) SAP ERP
7 3 (3.16%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.16%) Boomi
3 3 (3.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.11%) iPaaS
4 2 (2.11%) npm
4 2 (2.11%) PaaS
5 1 (1.05%) IaaS
5 1 (1.05%) Mimecast
5 1 (1.05%) Office 365
5 1 (1.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.37%) Ethernet
1 7 (7.37%) Firewall
1 7 (7.37%) MPLS
1 7 (7.37%) Wireless
2 4 (4.21%) SSL
3 2 (2.11%) FTP
3 2 (2.11%) HTTPS
3 2 (2.11%) Network Security
4 1 (1.05%) Converged Networks
4 1 (1.05%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (50.53%) Oracle Database
2 37 (38.95%) Oracle Database 11g
3 28 (29.47%) Oracle Database 12c
4 27 (28.42%) Oracle Reports
5 24 (25.26%) Oracle BI EE
5 24 (25.26%) Oracle ODI
6 9 (9.47%) SQL Server
7 8 (8.42%) MySQL
8 7 (7.37%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 7 (7.37%) Relational Database
9 5 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (5.26%) RDBMS
10 4 (4.21%) Hadoop
11 3 (3.16%) Oracle Discoverer
11 3 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (2.11%) SAP HANA
12 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (1.05%) DB2
13 1 (1.05%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 27 (28.42%) Oracle Forms
2 15 (15.79%) Maven
3 12 (12.63%) Git (software)
4 11 (11.58%) JUnit
4 11 (11.58%) Subversion
5 8 (8.42%) JDeveloper
6 7 (7.37%) Eclipse
6 7 (7.37%) Jenkins
7 6 (6.32%) JIRA
7 6 (6.32%) SoapUI
8 5 (5.26%) Cucumber
8 5 (5.26%) IntelliJ
8 5 (5.26%) XMLSpy
9 3 (3.16%) Bitbucket
9 3 (3.16%) Mockito
9 3 (3.16%) NUnit
9 3 (3.16%) Oracle APEX
9 3 (3.16%) Rational Rose
9 3 (3.16%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (3.16%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 14 (14.74%) Finance
1 14 (14.74%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.26%) Publishing
3 4 (4.21%) Banking
3 4 (4.21%) General Ledger
3 4 (4.21%) Retail
4 3 (3.16%) Marketing
5 2 (2.11%) Back Office
6 1 (1.05%) Billing
6 1 (1.05%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 37 (38.95%) Developer
2 22 (23.16%) Architect
3 21 (22.11%) DBA
3 21 (22.11%) Java Developer
3 21 (22.11%) Oracle DBA
4 14 (14.74%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 11 (11.58%) Oracle Developer
5 11 (11.58%) Senior Developer
6 10 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
7 8 (8.42%) Senior Java Developer
8 7 (7.37%) Integration Developer
8 7 (7.37%) OSS Architect
9 6 (6.32%) Lead Architect
9 6 (6.32%) OSS Solutions Architect
9 6 (6.32%) SOA Developer
9 6 (6.32%) Software Developer
9 6 (6.32%) Software Engineer
9 6 (6.32%) Technical Architect
10 5 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
10 5 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (50.53%) Middleware
2 47 (49.47%) Web Services
3 37 (38.95%) Oracle Fusion
4 35 (36.84%) REST
5 33 (34.74%) SOAP
6 25 (26.32%) Spring
6 25 (26.32%) XML
7 17 (17.89%) J2EE
7 17 (17.89%) JMS
8 15 (15.79%) EJB
9 13 (13.68%) XSD
10 12 (12.63%) XSLT
11 11 (11.58%) Hibernate
12 10 (10.53%) JSON
12 10 (10.53%) Spring Boot
13 9 (9.47%) .NET
13 9 (9.47%) JDBC
13 9 (9.47%) JPA
13 9 (9.47%) Node.js
13 9 (9.47%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.89%) Clustering
2 11 (11.58%) Management Information System
3 9 (9.47%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.21%) e-Learning
5 3 (3.16%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.16%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.11%) Replication
6 2 (2.11%) User Experience
7 1 (1.05%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.05%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.05%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.05%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.05%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 37 (38.95%) Linux
2 22 (23.16%) Unix
3 17 (17.89%) AIX
4 6 (6.32%) Windows
5 3 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.16%) Solaris
5 3 (3.16%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (97.89%) SOA
2 28 (29.47%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (17.89%) CRM
3 17 (17.89%) Problem-Solving
4 16 (16.84%) DevOps
4 16 (16.84%) Root Cause Analysis
5 15 (15.79%) Workflow
6 14 (14.74%) Master Data Management
6 14 (14.74%) TDD
6 14 (14.74%) WFM
7 13 (13.68%) Data Modelling
8 12 (12.63%) MVC
9 11 (11.58%) BPEL
9 11 (11.58%) Microservices
9 11 (11.58%) OO
9 11 (11.58%) Use Case
10 9 (9.47%) Software Engineering
10 9 (9.47%) Technical Architecture
11 8 (8.42%) Data Integration
11 8 (8.42%) Event-Driven Architecture
Programming Languages
1 41 (43.16%) Java
2 38 (40.00%) SQL
3 20 (21.05%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 16 (16.84%) PL/SQL
5 15 (15.79%) JavaScript
6 10 (10.53%) Java 8
7 7 (7.37%) Python
8 6 (6.32%) C#
9 3 (3.16%) ABAP
9 3 (3.16%) Java 9
9 3 (3.16%) XQuery
10 2 (2.11%) C
10 2 (2.11%) Groovy
10 2 (2.11%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.05%) C++
11 1 (1.05%) VB
11 1 (1.05%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (9.47%) SC Cleared
1 9 (9.47%) Security Cleared
2 8 (8.42%) Degree
3 1 (1.05%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.05%) TOGAF Certification
3 1 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.32%) SLA
2 3 (3.16%) PMO
2 3 (3.16%) QA
3 1 (1.05%) COBIT
3 1 (1.05%) GDPR
System Software
1 14 (14.74%) Docker
2 4 (4.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 4 (4.21%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (2.11%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.05%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.05%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (10.53%) Puppet
2 4 (4.21%) Ansible
3 3 (3.16%) Ambari
3 3 (3.16%) MOM
3 3 (3.16%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.16%) Single Sign-On
3 3 (3.16%) ZABBIX
4 2 (2.11%) SCOM
4 2 (2.11%) TIBCO Hawk
5 1 (1.05%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.05%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 95 (100.00%) Oracle
2 16 (16.84%) Siebel
3 10 (10.53%) TIBCO
4 5 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.26%) Remedy
5 4 (4.21%) Red Hat
5 4 (4.21%) WSO2
6 3 (3.16%) Casewise
6 3 (3.16%) Dell
6 3 (3.16%) SAP
7 2 (2.11%) Fiorano
7 2 (2.11%) IBM
7 2 (2.11%) MuleSoft
7 2 (2.11%) Software AG
8 1 (1.05%) Amdocs
8 1 (1.05%) Informatica
8 1 (1.05%) NetCracker
8 1 (1.05%) Pega
8 1 (1.05%) VMware
8 1 (1.05%) webMethods