Period
to 11 December 2017

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 11 December 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
England > South East
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 280 280 255
Rank change year-on-year 0 -25 -33
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 97 90 144
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.58% 0.55% 0.74%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.29% 3.05% 4.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 51 91
South East median daily rate £485 £475 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.11% -3.06% +8.89%
10th Percentile £355 £315 £315
90th Percentile £590 £588 £700
England median daily rate £500 £461 £490
% change year-on-year +8.40% -5.87% +8.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 2
South East median hourly rate £40.00 - £27.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 - £40.00

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 2948 2952 3563
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.59% 18.17% 18.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1741 1758 2140
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +4.92% +5.17%
10th Percentile £250 £235 £231
90th Percentile £563 £550 £530
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 113 125
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.56% +28.57% +1.74%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.25 £11.41
90th Percentile £48.01 £57.35 £40.00
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 11 December 2017.

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 11 December 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
Thames Valley +5 56 £500 +1.27% 10
Hampshire +12 33 £420 +2.44% 3
Oxfordshire +15 24 £558 +14.36% 3
Buckinghamshire -17 19 £375 -23.08% 1
Berkshire -12 13 £415 -19.02% 6
West Sussex -2 5 £463 -6.57%
Surrey -26 2 £463 +21.71% 1
Middlesex - 1 - -
Oracle SOA Suite
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 South East region with a requirement for Oracle SOA Suite.

1 97 (100.00%) Oracle
1 97 (100.00%) SOA
2 58 (59.79%) Java
3 40 (41.24%) JavaScript
4 39 (40.21%) SQL
5 33 (34.02%) Spring
6 32 (32.99%) XML
6 32 (32.99%) Linux
7 31 (31.96%) Web Services
7 31 (31.96%) REST
8 30 (30.93%) Maven
9 28 (28.87%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (25.77%) Product Management
11 24 (24.74%) Java EE
11 24 (24.74%) JUnit
11 24 (24.74%) MVC
12 23 (23.71%) Oracle BPM
13 21 (21.65%) Jenkins
14 20 (20.62%) AngularJS
14 20 (20.62%) Oracle Database
14 20 (20.62%) Finance
14 20 (20.62%) Hibernate
14 20 (20.62%) Ant
14 20 (20.62%) JMS
15 19 (19.59%) HTML
15 19 (19.59%) Puppet
15 19 (19.59%) Spring MVC
15 19 (19.59%) jQuery
15 19 (19.59%) JSF
16 18 (18.56%) Subversion

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 16 (16.49%) WebLogic
2 14 (14.43%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (11.34%) Alfresco
3 11 (11.34%) CMS
3 11 (11.34%) Drupal
3 11 (11.34%) Liferay
4 10 (10.31%) Oracle Service Bus
5 8 (8.25%) Oracle Workflow
6 6 (6.19%) Confluence
7 5 (5.15%) WebSphere
7 5 (5.15%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (3.09%) Apache Spark
8 3 (3.09%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (3.09%) Tomcat
9 2 (2.06%) Apache TomEE
9 2 (2.06%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (2.06%) GlassFish
9 2 (2.06%) JBoss
9 2 (2.06%) OpenStack
10 1 (1.03%) Mule
Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (2.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 23 (23.71%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (8.25%) Oracle Utilities
3 7 (7.22%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (6.19%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (6.19%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (6.19%) Oracle Financials
4 6 (6.19%) Oracle Receivables
4 6 (6.19%) Siebel CRM
5 1 (1.03%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (1.03%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.43%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (12.37%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (6.19%) SaaS
4 5 (5.15%) Google Analytics
4 5 (5.15%) Google Checkout
5 4 (4.12%) PaaS
6 2 (2.06%) Google App Engine
6 2 (2.06%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (2.06%) Google Compute Engine
6 2 (2.06%) IaaS
6 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (2.06%) OpenShift
7 1 (1.03%) npm
7 1 (1.03%) Oracle CX
7 1 (1.03%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.09%) Internet
1 3 (3.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (20.62%) Oracle Database
2 14 (14.43%) Oracle Database 11g
3 12 (12.37%) Oracle Database 12c
4 9 (9.28%) Hadoop
5 8 (8.25%) MySQL
6 7 (7.22%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (7.22%) SQL Server
7 6 (6.19%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (5.15%) Endeca
8 5 (5.15%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 5 (5.15%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (3.09%) NoSQL
9 3 (3.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (2.06%) Big Data
10 2 (2.06%) Oracle ODI
10 2 (2.06%) Redis
11 1 (1.03%) Apache Hive
11 1 (1.03%) Hazelcast
11 1 (1.03%) Oracle Exadata
11 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 30 (30.93%) Maven
2 24 (24.74%) JUnit
3 21 (21.65%) Jenkins
4 20 (20.62%) Ant
5 18 (18.56%) Subversion
6 16 (16.49%) JIRA
6 16 (16.49%) Mockito
7 12 (12.37%) Eclipse
7 12 (12.37%) Git (software)
8 8 (8.25%) Hudson
9 7 (7.22%) Bitbucket
9 7 (7.22%) SoapUI
10 5 (5.15%) JDeveloper
10 5 (5.15%) Oracle Forms
10 5 (5.15%) XMLSpy
11 3 (3.09%) Cucumber
12 2 (2.06%) FishEye
12 2 (2.06%) Gradle
12 2 (2.06%) jMock
12 2 (2.06%) Selenium
General
1 20 (20.62%) Finance
2 6 (6.19%) Retail
2 6 (6.19%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.06%) Banking
3 2 (2.06%) Marketing
3 2 (2.06%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.03%) Electronics
4 1 (1.03%) Games
Job Titles
1 61 (62.89%) Developer
2 33 (34.02%) Java Developer
3 9 (9.28%) Web Developer
4 8 (8.25%) Architect
4 8 (8.25%) DBA
4 8 (8.25%) Oracle DBA
4 8 (8.25%) Senior Developer
4 8 (8.25%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (7.22%) Designer
5 7 (7.22%) Oracle Developer
6 6 (6.19%) Java Software Developer
6 6 (6.19%) SOA Developer
6 6 (6.19%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (5.15%) SOA Designer
7 5 (5.15%) Solutions Designer
8 4 (4.12%) Administrator
8 4 (4.12%) Java Engineer
8 4 (4.12%) Oracle Financials Developer
8 4 (4.12%) SOA Solution Designer
8 4 (4.12%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (34.02%) Spring
2 32 (32.99%) XML
3 31 (31.96%) REST
3 31 (31.96%) Web Services
4 24 (24.74%) Java EE
5 20 (20.62%) AngularJS
5 20 (20.62%) Hibernate
5 20 (20.62%) JMS
6 19 (19.59%) HTML
6 19 (19.59%) jQuery
6 19 (19.59%) JSF
6 19 (19.59%) Spring MVC
7 17 (17.53%) CSS
7 17 (17.53%) Node.js
8 16 (16.49%) Middleware
9 15 (15.46%) Grails
9 15 (15.46%) React
9 15 (15.46%) SOAP
10 14 (14.43%) EJB
10 14 (14.43%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.12%) Mobile App
1 4 (4.12%) User Experience
2 3 (3.09%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.06%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.03%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.03%) iPad
4 1 (1.03%) Online Games
4 1 (1.03%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.03%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 32 (32.99%) Linux
2 18 (18.56%) Unix
3 11 (11.34%) Windows
4 7 (7.22%) AIX
5 3 (3.09%) Android
5 3 (3.09%) HPUX
6 2 (2.06%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.06%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (100.00%) SOA
2 28 (28.87%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (25.77%) Product Management
4 24 (24.74%) MVC
5 17 (17.53%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (17.53%) Configuration Management
5 17 (17.53%) CRM
5 17 (17.53%) Process Improvement
6 16 (16.49%) Scrum
6 16 (16.49%) Unit Testing
7 15 (15.46%) Data Modelling
7 15 (15.46%) DevOps
7 15 (15.46%) OO
7 15 (15.46%) TDD
8 13 (13.40%) Migration
8 13 (13.40%) Open Source
9 12 (12.37%) Workflow
10 11 (11.34%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (11.34%) Document Management
10 11 (11.34%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 58 (59.79%) Java
2 40 (41.24%) JavaScript
3 39 (40.21%) SQL
4 15 (15.46%) PL/SQL
5 14 (14.43%) XPath
6 3 (3.09%) C
7 2 (2.06%) Apple Swift
7 2 (2.06%) Ruby
7 2 (2.06%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.03%) C#
8 1 (1.03%) Perl
8 1 (1.03%) Python
8 1 (1.03%) Scala
8 1 (1.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (12.37%) Degree
2 5 (5.15%) SC Cleared
2 5 (5.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.09%) QA
2 1 (1.03%) GDPR
System Software
1 7 (7.22%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (5.15%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (19.59%) Puppet
2 14 (14.43%) Ansible
2 14 (14.43%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (6.19%) Oracle Identity Management
4 5 (5.15%) Ambari
4 5 (5.15%) ZABBIX
5 2 (2.06%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (1.03%) Oozie
Vendors
1 97 (100.00%) Oracle
2 15 (15.46%) Microsoft
3 11 (11.34%) IBM
3 11 (11.34%) OpenText
4 8 (8.25%) Google
5 7 (7.22%) Veritas
5 7 (7.22%) webMethods
6 6 (6.19%) MuleSoft
6 6 (6.19%) Siebel
6 6 (6.19%) Software AG
7 5 (5.15%) Coremetrics
7 5 (5.15%) hybris
7 5 (5.15%) PayPal
8 3 (3.09%) Apigee
8 3 (3.09%) Cisco
8 3 (3.09%) SAP
8 3 (3.09%) TIBCO
9 2 (2.06%) Apple
9 2 (2.06%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.06%) WSO2