Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 270 272 263
Rank change year-on-year +2 -9 -33
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 103 86 135
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.63% 0.56% 0.74%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.55% 3.26% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 52 91
South East median daily rate £485 £475 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.11% +1.06% -1.05%
10th Percentile £355 £390 £313
90th Percentile £590 £636 £700
England median daily rate £500 £473 £475
% change year-on-year +5.82% -0.53% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
South East median hourly rate £40.00 - £27.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 - £41.25

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 2,903 2,636 3,371
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.88% 17.28% 18.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,711 1,561 2,038
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +8.11%
10th Percentile £250 £238 £235
90th Percentile £575 £556 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 101 112
South East median hourly rate £19.34 £21.16 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.58% -5.98% +28.57%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.00 £11.39
90th Percentile £48.75 £55.65 £52.50
England median hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -2.50% - +11.11%

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 21 January 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 21 January 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
Thames Valley -3 54 £535 +9.74% 10
Hampshire +16 38 £485 +14.12% 2
Oxfordshire +11 29 £559 +14.62%
Berkshire -18 14 £414 -15.13% 7
Buckinghamshire -17 11 £400 -17.95% 3
West Sussex -1 7 £438 -11.52% 1
Surrey -24 2 - - 2
Middlesex +2 1 - -
Oracle SOA Suite
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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.

1 103 (100.00%) Oracle
1 103 (100.00%) SOA
2 58 (56.31%) Java
3 46 (44.66%) JavaScript
4 45 (43.69%) SQL
5 43 (41.75%) Linux
6 37 (35.92%) Spring
7 36 (34.95%) Maven
7 36 (34.95%) REST
7 36 (34.95%) XML
8 31 (30.10%) MVC
9 29 (28.16%) Web Services
9 29 (28.16%) Oracle BPM
9 29 (28.16%) Java EE
10 28 (27.18%) JUnit
11 27 (26.21%) Ant
12 26 (25.24%) JMS
12 26 (25.24%) Middleware
12 26 (25.24%) Spring MVC
12 26 (25.24%) jQuery
12 26 (25.24%) JSF
12 26 (25.24%) Process Improvement
13 25 (24.27%) Oracle Database
14 24 (23.30%) AngularJS
14 24 (23.30%) Product Management
14 24 (23.30%) Configuration Management
15 23 (22.33%) Mockito
15 23 (22.33%) Puppet
15 23 (22.33%) Agile Software Development
15 23 (22.33%) Unit Testing

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 21 (20.39%) Elasticsearch
2 17 (16.50%) WebLogic
3 16 (15.53%) Oracle Service Bus
4 10 (9.71%) Oracle Workflow
5 9 (8.74%) Confluence
6 5 (4.85%) WebSphere
6 5 (4.85%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (2.91%) Alfresco
7 3 (2.91%) Apache Spark
7 3 (2.91%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (2.91%) CMS
7 3 (2.91%) Drupal
7 3 (2.91%) Liferay
8 2 (1.94%) Apache TomEE
8 2 (1.94%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (1.94%) GlassFish
8 2 (1.94%) JBoss
8 2 (1.94%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.94%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.97%) Smallworld
Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (1.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 29 (28.16%) Oracle BPM
2 14 (13.59%) Oracle Applications
2 14 (13.59%) Siebel CRM
3 12 (11.65%) Oracle Utilities
4 7 (6.80%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (5.83%) Oracle EBS R12
5 6 (5.83%) Oracle Financials
5 6 (5.83%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.97%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 21 (20.39%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (9.71%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (7.77%) SaaS
4 6 (5.83%) PaaS
5 5 (4.85%) Google Analytics
5 5 (4.85%) Google Checkout
6 3 (2.91%) IaaS
7 2 (1.94%) Google App Engine
7 2 (1.94%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (1.94%) Google Compute Engine
7 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (1.94%) OpenShift
7 2 (1.94%) Oracle CX
8 1 (0.97%) npm
8 1 (0.97%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.91%) Internet
1 3 (2.91%) Intranet
2 1 (0.97%) HTTP
2 1 (0.97%) SSL
2 1 (0.97%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (24.27%) Oracle Database
2 21 (20.39%) Oracle Database 11g
3 20 (19.42%) Oracle Database 12c
4 15 (14.56%) Oracle Reports
5 10 (9.71%) Oracle ODI
6 9 (8.74%) Oracle BI EE
7 8 (7.77%) MySQL
8 7 (6.80%) Hadoop
9 5 (4.85%) Endeca
9 5 (4.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 5 (4.85%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (4.85%) SQL Server
10 4 (3.88%) NoSQL
10 4 (3.88%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (2.91%) Big Data
11 3 (2.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (1.94%) Data Lake
12 2 (1.94%) Redis
13 1 (0.97%) Oracle Exadata
13 1 (0.97%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 36 (34.95%) Maven
2 28 (27.18%) JUnit
3 27 (26.21%) Ant
4 23 (22.33%) Mockito
5 16 (15.53%) JIRA
5 16 (15.53%) Subversion
6 14 (13.59%) Oracle Forms
7 13 (12.62%) Jenkins
8 10 (9.71%) Git (software)
9 9 (8.74%) Eclipse
10 8 (7.77%) Hudson
10 8 (7.77%) SoapUI
11 5 (4.85%) JDeveloper
12 4 (3.88%) Bitbucket
12 4 (3.88%) Cucumber
12 4 (3.88%) XMLSpy
13 2 (1.94%) FishEye
13 2 (1.94%) Gradle
13 2 (1.94%) jMock
13 2 (1.94%) Selenium
General
1 14 (13.59%) Finance
2 6 (5.83%) Retail
3 5 (4.85%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.91%) Marketing
4 3 (2.91%) Publishing
5 2 (1.94%) Banking
6 1 (0.97%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 55 (53.40%) Developer
2 34 (33.01%) Java Developer
3 15 (14.56%) DBA
3 15 (14.56%) Oracle DBA
4 11 (10.68%) Architect
5 10 (9.71%) Oracle Applications DBA
6 9 (8.74%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (8.74%) Web Developer
7 7 (6.80%) Designer
7 7 (6.80%) Oracle Developer
7 7 (6.80%) Senior Developer
7 7 (6.80%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (5.83%) Java Engineer
8 6 (5.83%) Java Software Developer
8 6 (5.83%) Senior DBA
8 6 (5.83%) Senior Oracle DBA
8 6 (5.83%) SQL Developer
9 5 (4.85%) Java Software Engineer
9 5 (4.85%) Software Engineer
9 5 (4.85%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (35.92%) Spring
2 36 (34.95%) REST
2 36 (34.95%) XML
3 29 (28.16%) Java EE
3 29 (28.16%) Web Services
4 26 (25.24%) JMS
4 26 (25.24%) jQuery
4 26 (25.24%) JSF
4 26 (25.24%) Middleware
4 26 (25.24%) Spring MVC
5 24 (23.30%) AngularJS
6 22 (21.36%) Node.js
6 22 (21.36%) React
7 21 (20.39%) Grails
7 21 (20.39%) Oracle Fusion
7 21 (20.39%) Play Framework
8 18 (17.48%) Hibernate
8 18 (17.48%) HTML
9 16 (15.53%) CSS
10 14 (13.59%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.74%) Clustering
2 5 (4.85%) User Experience
3 3 (2.91%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.94%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.94%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.97%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.97%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 43 (41.75%) Linux
2 17 (16.50%) Unix
3 15 (14.56%) AIX
4 8 (7.77%) Windows
5 3 (2.91%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (100.00%) SOA
2 31 (30.10%) MVC
3 26 (25.24%) Process Improvement
4 24 (23.30%) Configuration Management
4 24 (23.30%) Product Management
5 23 (22.33%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (22.33%) Unit Testing
6 17 (16.50%) CRM
7 16 (15.53%) Data Management
8 14 (13.59%) Data Modelling
8 14 (13.59%) Master Data Management
8 14 (13.59%) Migration
8 14 (13.59%) Workflow
9 12 (11.65%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (11.65%) DevOps
9 12 (11.65%) OO
9 12 (11.65%) WFM
10 11 (10.68%) Scrum
10 11 (10.68%) Software Engineering
10 11 (10.68%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 58 (56.31%) Java
2 46 (44.66%) JavaScript
3 45 (43.69%) SQL
4 21 (20.39%) XPath
5 17 (16.50%) PL/SQL
6 9 (8.74%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 4 (3.88%) C
8 2 (1.94%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.97%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (6.80%) Degree
2 3 (2.91%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.94%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.97%) PMP
4 1 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.94%) GDPR
1 2 (1.94%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.85%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (3.88%) Docker
3 2 (1.94%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 23 (22.33%) Puppet
2 21 (20.39%) Ansible
2 21 (20.39%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (4.85%) Oracle Identity Management
4 4 (3.88%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (1.94%) Ambari
5 2 (1.94%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.97%) Oozie
Vendors
1 103 (100.00%) Oracle
2 14 (13.59%) Siebel
3 8 (7.77%) Google
4 6 (5.83%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.85%) Coremetrics
5 5 (4.85%) hybris
5 5 (4.85%) PayPal
5 5 (4.85%) SAP
5 5 (4.85%) Veritas
5 5 (4.85%) webMethods
6 4 (3.88%) HP
6 4 (3.88%) MuleSoft
6 4 (3.88%) Software AG
7 3 (2.91%) Cisco
7 3 (2.91%) IBM
7 3 (2.91%) OpenText
8 2 (1.94%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.94%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.94%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.97%) Cloudera