Period
to 19 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 19 March 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 West
6 months to
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 212 183 185
Rank change year-on-year -29 +2 -4
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 18 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.29% 0.17% 0.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.07% 1.09% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 12
South West median daily rate £528 £348 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +51.80% -14.46% -18.75%
10th Percentile £489 £310 £325
90th Percentile £653 £498 £524
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
South West median hourly rate £42.50 - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 - -

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 West with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 869 827 894
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 13.89% 15.93% 16.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 537 512 618
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £280 £250 £203
90th Percentile £588 £572 £556
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 26 29
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £23.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +70.21% -41.25% +100.00%
10th Percentile £15.30 £12.36 £12.00
90th Percentile £60.00 £47.50 £50.00
England median hourly rate £18.76 £18.70 £19.63
% change year-on-year +0.32% -4.71% -1.88%

Oracle SOA Suite
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Oracle SOA Suite as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle SOA Suite in the South West

Oracle SOA Suite
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle SOA Suite in the South West

Oracle SOA Suite
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite in the South West over the 6 months to 19 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle SOA Suite in the South West

Oracle SOA Suite
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Oracle SOA Suite in the South West

Oracle SOA Suite
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 19 March 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
Gloucestershire -7 7 £528 -
Bristol -16 7 £500 - 1
Wiltshire -44 3 £650 +103.13%
Oracle SOA Suite
England

For the 6 months to 19 March 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 West region with a requirement for Oracle SOA Suite.

1 18 (100.00%) Oracle
1 18 (100.00%) SOA
2 13 (72.22%) XML
3 12 (66.67%) Java
4 11 (61.11%) Linux
4 11 (61.11%) Middleware
5 9 (50.00%) WebLogic
5 9 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (50.00%) Big Data
6 8 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
6 8 (44.44%) Oracle BPM
6 8 (44.44%) SQL
6 8 (44.44%) HTTP
6 8 (44.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 7 (38.89%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (38.89%) Finance
7 7 (38.89%) SOAP
7 7 (38.89%) Web Services
7 7 (38.89%) Apache
7 7 (38.89%) Python
7 7 (38.89%) Bash Shell
7 7 (38.89%) High Availability
7 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
7 7 (38.89%) Java EE
7 7 (38.89%) Ansible
7 7 (38.89%) Jenkins
8 6 (33.33%) OpenShift
8 6 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (33.33%) Docker

Oracle SOA Suite
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 9 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 8 (44.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 7 (38.89%) Apache
4 6 (33.33%) JBoss
5 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
6 1 (5.56%) Confluence
6 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) HTTP
2 1 (5.56%) FTP
2 1 (5.56%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) Big Data
2 5 (27.78%) DB2
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 7 (38.89%) Jenkins
3 2 (11.11%) SoapUI
4 1 (5.56%) Ant
4 1 (5.56%) Artifactory
4 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
4 1 (5.56%) JIRA
4 1 (5.56%) Maven
4 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Administrator
2 5 (27.78%) Middleware Administrator
3 4 (22.22%) Java Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Backend Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Middleware Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) BPM Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Integration Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Manual Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Middleware Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Middleware Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Middleware Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) SOA Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) XML
2 11 (61.11%) Middleware
3 7 (38.89%) Java EE
3 7 (38.89%) SOAP
3 7 (38.89%) Web Services
4 6 (33.33%) JSON
4 6 (33.33%) REST
5 5 (27.78%) EJB
5 5 (27.78%) J2EE
5 5 (27.78%) JMS
5 5 (27.78%) JSP
6 4 (22.22%) CSS
6 4 (22.22%) CSS3
6 4 (22.22%) DHTML
6 4 (22.22%) Hibernate
6 4 (22.22%) HTML
6 4 (22.22%) HTML5
6 4 (22.22%) Spring
7 1 (5.56%) LDAP
7 1 (5.56%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (33.33%) PKI
3 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Linux
2 9 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (22.22%) Unix
3 4 (22.22%) Windows
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) SOA
2 7 (38.89%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (38.89%) High Availability
3 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (22.22%) Microservices
5 3 (16.67%) Scrum
5 3 (16.67%) User Stories
6 2 (11.11%) Analytics
6 2 (11.11%) Business Continuity
6 2 (11.11%) Change Management
6 2 (11.11%) Defect Management
6 2 (11.11%) Functional Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Regression Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Software Delivery
6 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.11%) TDD
6 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy
6 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) Java
2 8 (44.44%) SQL
3 7 (38.89%) Bash Shell
3 7 (38.89%) Python
4 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 4 (22.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 6 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) GDPR
1 2 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) Ansible
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 2 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) Pega
3 1 (5.56%) SAP