Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 306 279 282
Rank change year-on-year -27 +3 -30
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 87 93 102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.52% 0.55% 0.60%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.93% 3.13% 3.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 53 57
South East median daily rate £450 £485 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.22% +2.11% -3.06%
10th Percentile £400 £330 £318
90th Percentile £560 £590 £590
England median daily rate £500 £513 £450
% change year-on-year -2.44% +13.89% -10.00%
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% +103.70%
England median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year -6.25% -27.27% +29.41%

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 2,967 2,973 3,105
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.73% 17.62% 18.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,802 1,769 1,849
South East median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £282 £250 £250
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 107 129
South East median hourly rate £28.00 £19.34 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.78% -12.09% +18.92%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.25 £12.25
90th Percentile £50.50 £48.75 £57.50
England median hourly rate £22.00 £21.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +5.26%

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 15 November 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 15 November 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 -18 36 £450 +4.65%
Thames Valley 0 30 £463 -7.50% 2
Berkshire -1 18 £575 +38.55% 2
Oxfordshire +10 7 £450 -18.74%
West Sussex -9 7 £483 +4.32% 1
Buckinghamshire +4 5 £475 +31.03%
Surrey -19 3 £488 +5.41% 1
East Sussex - 1 - -
Oracle SOA Suite
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 87 (100.00%) Oracle
1 87 (100.00%) SOA
2 48 (55.17%) Middleware
3 38 (43.68%) Java
3 38 (43.68%) Oracle Service Bus
4 37 (42.53%) Web Services
5 36 (41.38%) Oracle Database
6 32 (36.78%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (35.63%) SQL
8 30 (34.48%) Oracle Fusion
9 28 (32.18%) SOAP
10 27 (31.03%) Oracle Database 11g
11 26 (29.89%) XML
12 24 (27.59%) REST
13 23 (26.44%) Oracle Database 12c
14 21 (24.14%) Oracle Forms
14 21 (24.14%) Oracle Reports
14 21 (24.14%) Oracle ODI
15 20 (22.99%) Linux
16 18 (20.69%) Oracle BI EE
17 17 (19.54%) CRM
17 17 (19.54%) Spring
17 17 (19.54%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
18 16 (18.39%) DevOps
18 16 (18.39%) Finance
19 15 (17.24%) WebLogic
19 15 (17.24%) Telecoms
19 15 (17.24%) Problem-Solving
20 14 (16.09%) Java 8
20 14 (16.09%) Microservices

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 38 (43.68%) Oracle Service Bus
2 15 (17.24%) WebLogic
3 7 (8.05%) Mule
3 7 (8.05%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (4.60%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.45%) JBoss
5 3 (3.45%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.30%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.30%) Confluence
7 1 (1.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (1.15%) OpenROAD
7 1 (1.15%) Oracle BPEL
7 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 14 (16.09%) Oracle Applications
2 13 (14.94%) Siebel CRM
3 12 (13.79%) Oracle Utilities
4 9 (10.34%) Oracle BPM
4 9 (10.34%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (5.75%) SAP ERP
6 4 (4.60%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (4.60%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (4.60%) Oracle General Ledger
6 4 (4.60%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (1.15%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.49%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.75%) Boomi
2 5 (5.75%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.45%) Oracle CX
4 2 (2.30%) iPaaS
4 2 (2.30%) npm
4 2 (2.30%) PaaS
5 1 (1.15%) IaaS
5 1 (1.15%) Mimecast
5 1 (1.15%) Office 365
5 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.05%) Ethernet
1 7 (8.05%) Firewall
1 7 (8.05%) MPLS
1 7 (8.05%) Wireless
2 3 (3.45%) FTP
2 3 (3.45%) SSL
3 2 (2.30%) Network Security
4 1 (1.15%) Converged Networks
4 1 (1.15%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.15%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (41.38%) Oracle Database
2 27 (31.03%) Oracle Database 11g
3 23 (26.44%) Oracle Database 12c
4 21 (24.14%) Oracle ODI
4 21 (24.14%) Oracle Reports
5 18 (20.69%) Oracle BI EE
6 10 (11.49%) SQL Server
7 5 (5.75%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (4.60%) Hadoop
8 4 (4.60%) MySQL
8 4 (4.60%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 4 (4.60%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (4.60%) SAP HANA
9 2 (2.30%) DB2
9 2 (2.30%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.15%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.15%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (24.14%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (9.20%) Git (software)
2 8 (9.20%) JUnit
3 7 (8.05%) Maven
3 7 (8.05%) SoapUI
4 6 (6.90%) Jenkins
5 5 (5.75%) JDeveloper
5 5 (5.75%) JIRA
5 5 (5.75%) Subversion
6 4 (4.60%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (4.60%) XMLSpy
7 3 (3.45%) Bitbucket
7 3 (3.45%) Eclipse
7 3 (3.45%) Mockito
7 3 (3.45%) Rational Rose
7 3 (3.45%) WebLogic Workshop
8 2 (2.30%) Ant
8 2 (2.30%) Babel
9 1 (1.15%) IntelliJ
9 1 (1.15%) Selenium
General
1 16 (18.39%) Finance
2 15 (17.24%) Telecoms
3 8 (9.20%) Banking
3 8 (9.20%) Retail
4 7 (8.05%) Marketing
5 5 (5.75%) Publishing
6 4 (4.60%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.15%) Back Office
7 1 (1.15%) Billing
7 1 (1.15%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 32 (36.78%) Developer
2 22 (25.29%) Architect
3 19 (21.84%) Java Developer
4 18 (20.69%) DBA
4 18 (20.69%) Oracle DBA
5 11 (12.64%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 11 (12.64%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (10.34%) Oracle Developer
7 8 (9.20%) Integration Developer
7 8 (9.20%) Senior Developer
8 7 (8.05%) OSS Architect
8 7 (8.05%) Senior Java Developer
8 7 (8.05%) SOA Developer
9 6 (6.90%) Lead Architect
9 6 (6.90%) OSS Solutions Architect
9 6 (6.90%) Technical Architect
10 5 (5.75%) Designer
10 5 (5.75%) SOA Designer
10 5 (5.75%) SOA Solution Designer
10 5 (5.75%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (55.17%) Middleware
2 37 (42.53%) Web Services
3 30 (34.48%) Oracle Fusion
4 28 (32.18%) SOAP
5 26 (29.89%) XML
6 24 (27.59%) REST
7 17 (19.54%) Spring
8 12 (13.79%) XSLT
9 11 (12.64%) XSD
10 10 (11.49%) RESTful
10 10 (11.49%) Spring Boot
11 9 (10.34%) J2EE
11 9 (10.34%) JMS
12 7 (8.05%) Apache Camel
12 7 (8.05%) Hibernate
12 7 (8.05%) Node.js
13 6 (6.90%) .NET
13 6 (6.90%) EJB
13 6 (6.90%) JSON
13 6 (6.90%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.09%) Clustering
2 13 (14.94%) Management Information System
3 7 (8.05%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (8.05%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.30%) Replication
4 2 (2.30%) User Experience
5 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.15%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.15%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.15%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.15%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (22.99%) Linux
2 14 (16.09%) Unix
3 13 (14.94%) AIX
4 4 (4.60%) Windows
5 1 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.15%) Solaris
5 1 (1.15%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (100.00%) SOA
2 32 (36.78%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (19.54%) CRM
4 16 (18.39%) DevOps
5 15 (17.24%) Problem-Solving
6 14 (16.09%) Data Modelling
6 14 (16.09%) Microservices
6 14 (16.09%) TDD
7 13 (14.94%) Root Cause Analysis
8 12 (13.79%) Master Data Management
8 12 (13.79%) WFM
8 12 (13.79%) Workflow
9 11 (12.64%) BPEL
9 11 (12.64%) Use Case
10 10 (11.49%) E-Commerce
11 8 (9.20%) Software Architecture
12 7 (8.05%) Event-Driven Architecture
12 7 (8.05%) Network Management
12 7 (8.05%) Network Optimisation
12 7 (8.05%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 38 (43.68%) Java
2 31 (35.63%) SQL
3 17 (19.54%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 14 (16.09%) Java 8
5 12 (13.79%) JavaScript
6 8 (9.20%) PL/SQL
7 6 (6.90%) Java 9
8 5 (5.75%) ABAP
9 3 (3.45%) C#
9 3 (3.45%) XQuery
10 2 (2.30%) C
10 2 (2.30%) Groovy
10 2 (2.30%) XPath
11 1 (1.15%) C++
11 1 (1.15%) Python
11 1 (1.15%) Scala
11 1 (1.15%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (10.34%) SC Cleared
1 9 (10.34%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.45%) Degree
3 1 (1.15%) TOGAF Certification
3 1 (1.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.90%) SLA
2 5 (5.75%) PMO
3 3 (3.45%) QA
4 1 (1.15%) COBIT
4 1 (1.15%) GDPR
System Software
1 10 (11.49%) Docker
2 6 (6.90%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (2.30%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.15%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (6.90%) Puppet
2 5 (5.75%) MOM
2 5 (5.75%) Single Sign-On
3 4 (4.60%) Ansible
4 3 (3.45%) Ambari
4 3 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (3.45%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.15%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.15%) SCOM
Vendors
1 87 (100.00%) Oracle
2 13 (14.94%) Siebel
3 8 (9.20%) WSO2
4 7 (8.05%) TIBCO
5 5 (5.75%) Dell
5 5 (5.75%) Remedy
5 5 (5.75%) SAP
6 3 (3.45%) Casewise
7 2 (2.30%) Fiorano
7 2 (2.30%) IBM
7 2 (2.30%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.30%) MuleSoft
7 2 (2.30%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.30%) Software AG
8 1 (1.15%) Adobe
8 1 (1.15%) Citrix
8 1 (1.15%) Guidewire
8 1 (1.15%) HP
8 1 (1.15%) Talend
8 1 (1.15%) webMethods