Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Oracle SOA Architect was £445 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Architect
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 876 876 858
Rank change year-on-year 0 -18 +22
Contract jobs requiring an Oracle SOA Architect 3 12 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.012% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% 0.012% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 19
UK median daily rate £445 £465 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.30% -7.00% -
10th Percentile £364 £421 £445
90th Percentile £486 £594 £645
UK excluding London median daily rate - £450 £500
% change year-on-year - -10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 96939 98568 108531
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 94.76% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 63924 64295 69051
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2896 3271 4142
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

Oracle SOA Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Oracle SOA Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle SOA Architect in the UK

Oracle SOA Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle SOA Architect in the UK

Oracle SOA Architect
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle SOA Architect within the UK over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
England +20 3 £445 -4.30% 5
London -17 2 £445 -19.09% 3
North of England +58 1 - - 1
UK excluding London +31 1 - - 2
North West +20 1 - - 1

Oracle SOA Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Oracle SOA Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Oracle SOA Architect in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) Sybase
3 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (33.33%) COM+
3 1 (33.33%) Struts
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) LDAP
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Atlassian
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Confluence
3 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture

Oracle SOA Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 3 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (33.33%) Confluence
2 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) COM+
1 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) Java EE
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) Struts
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (33.33%) Physical Data Model
2 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Atlassian
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Kronos
2 1 (33.33%) Sybase