Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 309 283 310
Rank change year-on-year -26 +27 -51
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 44 99 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.30% 0.60% 0.45%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.01% 3.49% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 46 42
South East median daily rate £500 £475 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -2.06% +4.30%
10th Percentile £400 £416 £363
90th Percentile £643 £551 £536
England median daily rate £525 £500 £513
% change year-on-year +5.00% -2.44% +10.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 6
South East median hourly rate - £35.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -12.50% -27.27%
England median hourly rate - £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - -12.50% -27.27%

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 2,184 2,839 2,800
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 15.00% 17.12% 17.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,288 1,748 1,666
South East median daily rate £425 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +9.38% -3.03%
10th Percentile £258 £300 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £547
England median daily rate £463 £457 £450
% change year-on-year +1.20% +1.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 91 88
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £17.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +28.64% -14.68%
10th Percentile £10.80 £12.00 £11.10
90th Percentile £53.75 £50.00 £48.75
England median hourly rate £20.83 £21.25 £20.50
% change year-on-year -1.98% +3.66% +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 18 September 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 18 September 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
Thames Valley +19 27 £475 +1.33% 2
Berkshire -5 25 £430 -14.00% 2
Hampshire -19 9 £525 +10.53% 2
Surrey +41 7 £573 +14.50% 1
Buckinghamshire +12 2 £555 +16.84%
East Sussex +3 1 - -
Oracle SOA Suite
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 44 (100.00%) Oracle
1 44 (100.00%) SOA
2 22 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 21 (47.73%) Java
3 21 (47.73%) SQL
4 18 (40.91%) XML
4 18 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (38.64%) TIBCO
6 16 (36.36%) PL/SQL
6 16 (36.36%) Project Delivery
7 15 (34.09%) XSD
7 15 (34.09%) Middleware
7 15 (34.09%) XQuery
8 14 (31.82%) IBM
8 14 (31.82%) Unix
9 13 (29.55%) EAI
10 12 (27.27%) Windows
10 12 (27.27%) Web Services
10 12 (27.27%) Telecoms
10 12 (27.27%) Swagger
11 11 (25.00%) XPath
11 11 (25.00%) JSON
11 11 (25.00%) Shell Script
12 10 (22.73%) BusinessWorks
12 10 (22.73%) Oracle Database 10g
12 10 (22.73%) Eclipse
12 10 (22.73%) XSL
12 10 (22.73%) UML
12 10 (22.73%) OOA/OOD
12 10 (22.73%) IBM Blueworks

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 5 (11.36%) Oracle Service Bus
1 5 (11.36%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.55%) Anypoint
3 1 (2.27%) Apache
3 1 (2.27%) Appian
3 1 (2.27%) IIS
3 1 (2.27%) JBoss
3 1 (2.27%) Mule
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (22.73%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (6.82%) Primavera
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.73%) IBM Blueworks
2 8 (18.18%) Apigee
3 5 (11.36%) SaaS
4 3 (6.82%) AWS
5 1 (2.27%) Azure
5 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.27%) GCP
5 1 (2.27%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) Internet
2 2 (4.55%) Firewall
3 1 (2.27%) 2G
3 1 (2.27%) 3G
3 1 (2.27%) 4G
3 1 (2.27%) Diameter Protocol
3 1 (2.27%) HTTP
3 1 (2.27%) IPsec
3 1 (2.27%) SMS
3 1 (2.27%) SSH
3 1 (2.27%) VPN
3 1 (2.27%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 10 (22.73%) Oracle Database 10g
2 10 (22.73%) Oracle ODI
3 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
4 5 (11.36%) Oracle Database 12c
4 5 (11.36%) Relational Database
5 3 (6.82%) Essbase
6 1 (2.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (22.73%) Eclipse
2 7 (15.91%) Jenkins
3 5 (11.36%) Git (software)
4 4 (9.09%) Grunt
4 4 (9.09%) Karma Test Runner
4 4 (9.09%) Selenium
4 4 (9.09%) TeamCity
4 4 (9.09%) webpack
5 3 (6.82%) Maven
6 1 (2.27%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.27%) JMeter
6 1 (2.27%) JUnit
6 1 (2.27%) PowerBuilder
6 1 (2.27%) Rational Rose
6 1 (2.27%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.27%) TestNG
General
1 12 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 4 (9.09%) Finance
3 3 (6.82%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.27%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.27%) Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Billing
4 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 18 (40.91%) Architect
2 15 (34.09%) Developer
3 10 (22.73%) Integration Architect
4 8 (18.18%) Oracle Developer
5 6 (13.64%) Oracle Architect
6 5 (11.36%) Domain Architect
6 5 (11.36%) Lead Architect
6 5 (11.36%) Senior Architect
7 4 (9.09%) Angular Developer
7 4 (9.09%) Senior Integration Architect
7 4 (9.09%) TIBCO Architect
8 3 (6.82%) Administrator
8 3 (6.82%) DBA
8 3 (6.82%) Java Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Oracle SOA Developer
8 3 (6.82%) SOA Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Architect
9 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared DBA
9 2 (4.55%) SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.91%) XML
2 15 (34.09%) Middleware
2 15 (34.09%) XSD
3 12 (27.27%) Swagger
3 12 (27.27%) Web Services
4 11 (25.00%) JSON
5 10 (22.73%) TIBCO EMS
5 10 (22.73%) XSL
6 9 (20.45%) Oracle Fusion
7 8 (18.18%) SOAP
8 7 (15.91%) REST
9 6 (13.64%) OAuth
10 5 (11.36%) CSS
10 5 (11.36%) HTML
10 5 (11.36%) J2EE
10 5 (11.36%) Spring
10 5 (11.36%) XSLT
11 4 (9.09%) .NET
11 4 (9.09%) .NET Framework
11 4 (9.09%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.27%) Replication
4 1 (2.27%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.82%) Unix
2 12 (27.27%) Windows
3 9 (20.45%) Linux
4 1 (2.27%) AIX
4 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (100.00%) SOA
2 18 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (36.36%) Project Delivery
4 13 (29.55%) EAI
5 10 (22.73%) OOA/OOD
5 10 (22.73%) UML
6 9 (20.45%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (20.45%) SDLC
6 9 (20.45%) Software Engineering
7 8 (18.18%) PRINCE2
7 8 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (15.91%) API Design
8 7 (15.91%) Data Integration
9 6 (13.64%) Software Delivery
10 5 (11.36%) Architecture Roadmap
10 5 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (11.36%) Data Modelling
10 5 (11.36%) Software Architecture
10 5 (11.36%) Technical Architecture
11 4 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 21 (47.73%) Java
1 21 (47.73%) SQL
2 16 (36.36%) PL/SQL
3 15 (34.09%) XQuery
4 11 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 11 (25.00%) XPath
5 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
6 4 (9.09%) Python
7 1 (2.27%) C
7 1 (2.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) SC Cleared
1 9 (20.45%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.82%) Degree
3 2 (4.55%) HNC
4 1 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.91%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Docker
1 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) Ansible
2 1 (2.27%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 44 (100.00%) Oracle
2 17 (38.64%) TIBCO
3 14 (31.82%) IBM
4 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.82%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.55%) MuleSoft
6 1 (2.27%) Axway
6 1 (2.27%) CA
6 1 (2.27%) Casewise
6 1 (2.27%) Google
6 1 (2.27%) Talend
6 1 (2.27%) WSO2