Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 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
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 316 271 272
Rank change year-on-year -45 +1 -14
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 64 102 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.40% 0.62% 0.56%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.25% 3.49% 3.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 65 50
South East median daily rate £490 £485 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.03% +2.11% +1.06%
10th Percentile £406 £355 £389
90th Percentile £565 £590 £641
England median daily rate £525 £500 £470
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.38% -1.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% - -
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 2,850 2,925 2,611
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.81% 17.84% 17.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,661 1,728 1,543
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £275 £250 £239
90th Percentile £588 £575 £556
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 102 100
South East median hourly rate £20.13 £19.34 £21.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.06% -8.58% -5.98%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.23 £48.75 £55.65
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% -

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 22 January 2019.

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 22 January 2019. 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 -39 30 £450 -7.22%
West Sussex -9 10 £565 +29.00% 3
Thames Valley -12 9 £488 -8.88% 1
Berkshire -3 5 £575 +38.97% 1
Buckinghamshire +16 3 £425 +6.25%
Surrey -22 2 £450 - 1
East Sussex - 2 £510 -
Oxfordshire +2 1 - -
Oracle SOA Suite
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 64 (100.00%) Oracle
1 64 (100.00%) SOA
2 43 (67.19%) Middleware
3 39 (60.94%) Oracle Service Bus
4 37 (57.81%) Java
5 27 (42.19%) Oracle Database
6 26 (40.63%) Oracle Database 11g
6 26 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (37.50%) Oracle Database 12c
8 23 (35.94%) Linux
9 22 (34.38%) WebLogic
10 19 (29.69%) SOAP
11 17 (26.56%) Unix
11 17 (26.56%) Web Services
11 17 (26.56%) Oracle Fusion
12 15 (23.44%) Telecoms
13 14 (21.88%) Java 8
14 13 (20.31%) XML
14 13 (20.31%) Oracle ODI
15 12 (18.75%) Mentoring
15 12 (18.75%) Process Improvement
15 12 (18.75%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
15 12 (18.75%) Oracle BI EE
15 12 (18.75%) Oracle Forms
15 12 (18.75%) Oracle Reports
15 12 (18.75%) Finance
16 11 (17.19%) TDD
16 11 (17.19%) Maven
16 11 (17.19%) CRM
16 11 (17.19%) IBM

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 39 (60.94%) Oracle Service Bus
2 22 (34.38%) WebLogic
3 10 (15.63%) Mule
4 8 (12.50%) WebSphere
5 7 (10.94%) Confluence
5 7 (10.94%) JBoss
6 6 (9.38%) Tomcat
6 6 (9.38%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (7.81%) Apache ServiceMix
7 5 (7.81%) GlassFish
7 5 (7.81%) JRun
8 1 (1.56%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 10 (15.63%) Oracle BPM
2 9 (14.06%) Oracle Applications
3 8 (12.50%) Oracle Utilities
3 8 (12.50%) Siebel CRM
4 5 (7.81%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (6.25%) SAP ERP
6 1 (1.56%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.69%) Boomi
2 3 (4.69%) Oracle CX
3 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.56%) Office 365
3 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) Converged Networks
1 1 (1.56%) FTP
1 1 (1.56%) HTTPS
1 1 (1.56%) Network Security
1 1 (1.56%) SAN
1 1 (1.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (42.19%) Oracle Database
2 26 (40.63%) Oracle Database 11g
3 24 (37.50%) Oracle Database 12c
4 13 (20.31%) Oracle ODI
5 12 (18.75%) Oracle BI EE
5 12 (18.75%) Oracle Reports
6 8 (12.50%) SQL Server
7 4 (6.25%) SAP HANA
8 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (3.13%) DB2
10 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.56%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.56%) MySQL
10 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (18.75%) Oracle Forms
2 11 (17.19%) Git (software)
2 11 (17.19%) Maven
3 9 (14.06%) Jenkins
4 8 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 8 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
4 8 (12.50%) Subversion
5 7 (10.94%) JIRA
6 5 (7.81%) SoapUI
7 3 (4.69%) WebLogic Workshop
7 3 (4.69%) XMLSpy
8 2 (3.13%) JUnit
9 1 (1.56%) Ant
9 1 (1.56%) JDeveloper
9 1 (1.56%) Mockito
9 1 (1.56%) Rational Rose
9 1 (1.56%) Selenium
9 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (23.44%) Telecoms
2 12 (18.75%) Finance
3 10 (15.63%) Marketing
4 8 (12.50%) Retail
5 7 (10.94%) Banking
6 3 (4.69%) Electronics
6 3 (4.69%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.56%) Back Office
7 1 (1.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (39.06%) Developer
2 18 (28.13%) Java Developer
3 12 (18.75%) DBA
3 12 (18.75%) Oracle DBA
4 11 (17.19%) Senior Developer
5 10 (15.63%) Senior Java Developer
6 9 (14.06%) Technical Leader
7 8 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (12.50%) Oracle Applications DBA
8 5 (7.81%) Architect
8 5 (7.81%) Integration Developer
8 5 (7.81%) Senior DevOps
8 5 (7.81%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 5 (7.81%) SOA Developer
9 4 (6.25%) AWS DevOps
9 4 (6.25%) AWS Engineer
9 4 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
9 4 (6.25%) SOA Designer
9 4 (6.25%) SOA Solution Designer
9 4 (6.25%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (67.19%) Middleware
2 19 (29.69%) SOAP
3 17 (26.56%) Oracle Fusion
3 17 (26.56%) Web Services
4 13 (20.31%) XML
5 11 (17.19%) RESTful
6 10 (15.63%) Apache Camel
7 9 (14.06%) J2EE
8 7 (10.94%) REST
9 6 (9.38%) Spring
9 6 (9.38%) XSD
10 5 (7.81%) Hibernate
10 5 (7.81%) XML Schema
10 5 (7.81%) XSLT
11 4 (6.25%) JMS
11 4 (6.25%) JPA
11 4 (6.25%) LDAP
11 4 (6.25%) SAP ALE
11 4 (6.25%) SAP PI
11 4 (6.25%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.63%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (14.06%) Client/Server
3 8 (12.50%) Clustering
4 4 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (6.25%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.69%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.56%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.56%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (35.94%) Linux
2 17 (26.56%) Unix
3 8 (12.50%) AIX
4 7 (10.94%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (3.13%) Windows
6 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (100.00%) SOA
2 26 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (18.75%) Mentoring
3 12 (18.75%) Process Improvement
4 11 (17.19%) CRM
4 11 (17.19%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 11 (17.19%) TDD
5 10 (15.63%) DevOps
5 10 (15.63%) Programme Management
5 10 (15.63%) Validation
6 9 (14.06%) Coaching
6 9 (14.06%) Open Source
6 9 (14.06%) SDLC
6 9 (14.06%) TOGAF
6 9 (14.06%) Web Application Development
7 8 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 8 (12.50%) Master Data Management
7 8 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
7 8 (12.50%) WFM
8 7 (10.94%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 37 (57.81%) Java
2 14 (21.88%) Java 8
3 12 (18.75%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 8 (12.50%) Python
5 7 (10.94%) SQL
6 6 (9.38%) Java 9
7 4 (6.25%) ABAP
7 4 (6.25%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.56%) Groovy
8 1 (1.56%) Scala
8 1 (1.56%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (12.50%) TOGAF Certification
2 5 (7.81%) CCIE
2 5 (7.81%) CCNA
2 5 (7.81%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.25%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.69%) Degree
5 1 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) GDPR
1 4 (6.25%) PMO
1 4 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.13%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.56%) Docker
3 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (14.06%) Ansible
2 4 (6.25%) MOM
2 4 (6.25%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 64 (100.00%) Oracle
2 11 (17.19%) IBM
2 11 (17.19%) Microsoft
3 10 (15.63%) WSO2
4 8 (12.50%) Siebel
5 7 (10.94%) SAP
6 4 (6.25%) Remedy
6 4 (6.25%) Talend
7 3 (4.69%) Dell
8 2 (3.13%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.56%) Casewise
9 1 (1.56%) Citrix
9 1 (1.56%) Guidewire
9 1 (1.56%) GUPTA
9 1 (1.56%) HP
9 1 (1.56%) Informatica
9 1 (1.56%) Sun
9 1 (1.56%) VMware