Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 278 273 277
Rank change year-on-year -5 +4 -17
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 97 86 115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.58% 0.55% 0.63%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.52% 3.39% 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 54 88
South East median daily rate £485 £485 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.30% +3.33%
10th Percentile £363 £316 £343
90th Percentile £590 £626 £583
England median daily rate £513 £475 £470
% change year-on-year +7.89% +1.06% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South East median hourly rate - - £29.00
England median hourly rate - - £52.50

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 2,758 2,536 3,186
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 16.43% 16.19% 17.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,603 1,437 2,030
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £243 £244
90th Percentile £575 £556 £550
England median daily rate £455 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +7.06% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 84 106
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £20.25 £17.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.17% +13.96% +1.54%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.00 £11.53
90th Percentile £55.00 £55.08 £52.50
England median hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -7.32% +2.50% +6.95%

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 20 April 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 20 April 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 +33 45 £485 - 2
Thames Valley -21 33 £558 +23.89% 8
Oxfordshire +7 17 £560 -13.85% 1
Berkshire -22 14 £475 +26.67% 6
West Sussex -5 11 £449 -11.09%
Surrey -28 8 £375 -21.05% 6
Buckinghamshire -18 2 £494 +9.72% 1
Middlesex -3 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 £500 -
Oracle SOA Suite
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 97 (100.00%) Oracle
1 97 (100.00%) SOA
2 54 (55.67%) Linux
3 46 (47.42%) Java
3 46 (47.42%) Middleware
3 46 (47.42%) Oracle Fusion
4 43 (44.33%) REST
4 43 (44.33%) Oracle Database
5 42 (43.30%) SQL
6 37 (38.14%) Oracle Database 11g
7 35 (36.08%) XML
8 33 (34.02%) Oracle Service Bus
9 32 (32.99%) Spring
9 32 (32.99%) Maven
9 32 (32.99%) JMS
10 29 (29.90%) Web Services
10 29 (29.90%) Oracle Forms
11 28 (28.87%) Oracle Database 12c
12 27 (27.84%) Oracle Reports
12 27 (27.84%) Oracle BI EE
13 26 (26.80%) Java EE
13 26 (26.80%) JUnit
14 25 (25.77%) JavaScript
15 24 (24.74%) Oracle BPM
16 23 (23.71%) PL/SQL
16 23 (23.71%) SOAP
16 23 (23.71%) CRM
17 22 (22.68%) Siebel
17 22 (22.68%) Unix
17 22 (22.68%) Clustering

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 33 (34.02%) Oracle Service Bus
2 17 (17.53%) WebLogic
3 16 (16.49%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (10.31%) Oracle Workflow
5 6 (6.19%) Confluence
6 5 (5.15%) Oracle BPEL
7 2 (2.06%) Apache
7 2 (2.06%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.03%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.03%) Apache Spark
8 1 (1.03%) Smallworld
Business Applications
1 24 (24.74%) Oracle BPM
2 22 (22.68%) Siebel CRM
3 19 (19.59%) Oracle Applications
4 18 (18.56%) Oracle Utilities
5 8 (8.25%) Oracle EBS
6 7 (7.22%) Oracle ERP
7 5 (5.15%) Oracle General Ledger
7 5 (5.15%) Oracle Payables
7 5 (5.15%) Oracle Receivables
8 3 (3.09%) BusinessWorks
8 3 (3.09%) TIBCO iProcess
9 1 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (1.03%) Maximo
9 1 (1.03%) SAP CRM
9 1 (1.03%) SAP CRM for Utilities
Cloud Services
1 16 (16.49%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (8.25%) PaaS
3 7 (7.22%) SaaS
4 5 (5.15%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (5.15%) IaaS
5 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (2.06%) Oracle CX
6 1 (1.03%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.03%) HTTP
1 1 (1.03%) SSL
1 1 (1.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (44.33%) Oracle Database
2 37 (38.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 28 (28.87%) Oracle Database 12c
4 27 (27.84%) Oracle BI EE
4 27 (27.84%) Oracle Reports
5 22 (22.68%) Oracle ODI
6 10 (10.31%) MySQL
6 10 (10.31%) Relational Database
7 9 (9.28%) RDBMS
8 5 (5.15%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 5 (5.15%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (5.15%) Oracle Discoverer
9 4 (4.12%) Hadoop
10 3 (3.09%) NoSQL
11 2 (2.06%) Big Data
11 2 (2.06%) Data Lake
12 1 (1.03%) GIS
12 1 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (1.03%) Spotfire
12 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 32 (32.99%) Maven
2 29 (29.90%) Oracle Forms
3 26 (26.80%) JUnit
4 17 (17.53%) Git (software)
5 16 (16.49%) Ant
5 16 (16.49%) Mockito
6 15 (15.46%) Subversion
7 14 (14.43%) SoapUI
8 11 (11.34%) Cucumber
9 10 (10.31%) Eclipse
9 10 (10.31%) IntelliJ
9 10 (10.31%) XMLSpy
10 7 (7.22%) JIRA
11 6 (6.19%) Oracle APEX
12 5 (5.15%) JDeveloper
13 2 (2.06%) Jenkins
14 1 (1.03%) Bitbucket
14 1 (1.03%) Gradle
14 1 (1.03%) Hudson
General
1 8 (8.25%) Finance
1 8 (8.25%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.09%) Marketing
2 3 (3.09%) Publishing
3 2 (2.06%) Billing
4 1 (1.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (42.27%) Developer
2 31 (31.96%) Java Developer
3 21 (21.65%) DBA
3 21 (21.65%) Oracle DBA
4 16 (16.49%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 14 (14.43%) Senior Developer
6 10 (10.31%) Architect
6 10 (10.31%) Senior DBA
6 10 (10.31%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 9 (9.28%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (6.19%) Lead Developer
8 6 (6.19%) Lead Java Developer
8 6 (6.19%) Oracle Architect
8 6 (6.19%) Oracle Developer
8 6 (6.19%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (5.15%) Analyst
9 5 (5.15%) Designer
9 5 (5.15%) Java Software Engineer
9 5 (5.15%) Software Engineer
9 5 (5.15%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (47.42%) Middleware
1 46 (47.42%) Oracle Fusion
2 43 (44.33%) REST
3 35 (36.08%) XML
4 32 (32.99%) JMS
4 32 (32.99%) Spring
5 29 (29.90%) Web Services
6 26 (26.80%) Java EE
7 23 (23.71%) SOAP
8 17 (17.53%) Spring MVC
9 16 (16.49%) AngularJS
9 16 (16.49%) Grails
9 16 (16.49%) jQuery
9 16 (16.49%) JSF
9 16 (16.49%) Node.js
9 16 (16.49%) Play Framework
9 16 (16.49%) React
10 15 (15.46%) EJB
11 14 (14.43%) XSD
12 12 (12.37%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 22 (22.68%) Clustering
2 10 (10.31%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (5.15%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.09%) User Experience
5 2 (2.06%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.06%) TM Forum
6 1 (1.03%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.03%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.03%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 54 (55.67%) Linux
2 22 (22.68%) Unix
3 21 (21.65%) AIX
4 2 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.06%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (100.00%) SOA
2 23 (23.71%) CRM
3 22 (22.68%) MVC
3 22 (22.68%) Root Cause Analysis
4 20 (20.62%) Master Data Management
4 20 (20.62%) Process Improvement
5 19 (19.59%) Unit Testing
6 18 (18.56%) WFM
7 16 (16.49%) Configuration Management
7 16 (16.49%) Product Management
8 13 (13.40%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (11.34%) OO
9 11 (11.34%) TDD
9 11 (11.34%) Workflow
10 10 (10.31%) BDD
10 10 (10.31%) ERP
11 8 (8.25%) Mentoring
11 8 (8.25%) SDLC
11 8 (8.25%) Software Engineering
11 8 (8.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 46 (47.42%) Java
2 42 (43.30%) SQL
3 25 (25.77%) JavaScript
4 23 (23.71%) PL/SQL
5 22 (22.68%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 16 (16.49%) XPath
7 5 (5.15%) Java 8
8 2 (2.06%) C
8 2 (2.06%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.03%) Perl
9 1 (1.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (7.22%) Degree
2 3 (3.09%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.06%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.03%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.03%) PMP
4 1 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.06%) GDPR
2 1 (1.03%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.06%) Docker
1 2 (2.06%) Oracle Clusterware
2 1 (1.03%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 18 (18.56%) Puppet
2 16 (16.49%) Ansible
2 16 (16.49%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.09%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (2.06%) TIBCO Hawk
5 1 (1.03%) Ambari
5 1 (1.03%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 97 (100.00%) Oracle
2 22 (22.68%) Siebel
3 6 (6.19%) SAP
4 3 (3.09%) HP
4 3 (3.09%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.09%) TIBCO
5 2 (2.06%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.06%) Remedy
6 1 (1.03%) Atlassian