Period
to 22 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Oracle Service Bus skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle Service Bus over the 6 months to 22 February 2020 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 Service Bus (OSB)
UK > Wales
6 months to
22 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 74 107 106
Rank change year-on-year +33 -1 -
Contract jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 9 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.87% 0.18% 0.069%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.92% 0.96% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Wales median daily rate £420 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% -5.26% -
10th Percentile £338 £425 £463
90th Percentile £506 £475 £488
UK median daily rate £500 £525 £513
% change year-on-year -4.76% +2.44% +13.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - £35.00 -

Oracle Service Bus 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 Wales with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 152 313 200
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 14.67% 18.27% 13.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 209 131
Wales median daily rate £450 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.00% -10.71%
10th Percentile £222 £225 £163
90th Percentile £539 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 7
Wales median hourly rate £17.50 £23.49 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.50% +74.00% -23.62%
10th Percentile £16.18 £15.13 £10.45
90th Percentile £19.60 £74.00 £36.19
UK median hourly rate £20.75 £19.65 £19.00
% change year-on-year +5.62% +3.39% -2.56%

Oracle Service Bus
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Oracle Service Bus as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Service Bus in Wales

Oracle Service Bus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Oracle Service Bus in Wales.

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Service Bus in Wales

Oracle Service Bus
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle Service Bus in Wales over the 6 months to 22 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Oracle Service Bus in Wales

Oracle Service Bus
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Service Bus within the Wales region over the 6 months to 22 February 2020. 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
South Wales +35 9 £420 -6.67% 2
Oracle Service Bus
UK

For the 6 months to 22 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 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 Wales region with a requirement for Oracle Service Bus.

1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
1 9 (100.00%) SOA
1 9 (100.00%) Middleware
1 9 (100.00%) JIRA
1 9 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle BPM
1 9 (100.00%) DevOps
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 8 (88.89%) Business Activity Monitoring
2 8 (88.89%) GitHub
2 8 (88.89%) WebCenter
2 8 (88.89%) Oracle Identity Management
2 8 (88.89%) WebLogic Portal
2 8 (88.89%) WebSphere
2 8 (88.89%) SSL
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) JBoss
2 8 (88.89%) WebLogic
3 1 (11.11%) Task Automation
3 1 (11.11%) NuGet
3 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 1 (11.11%) Vagrant
3 1 (11.11%) Docker
3 1 (11.11%) iptables
3 1 (11.11%) Kubernetes
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Server Hardening
3 1 (11.11%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (11.11%) Hudson

Oracle Service Bus
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 8 (88.89%) JBoss
2 8 (88.89%) WebLogic
2 8 (88.89%) WebLogic Portal
2 8 (88.89%) WebSphere
3 1 (11.11%) Confluence
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (88.89%) GitHub
2 1 (11.11%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) SSL
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) SSH
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) Ant
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Hudson
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) Maven
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Middleware Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Middleware Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) SOA Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Middleware Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Middleware Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Middleware Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) Middleware
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 8 (88.89%) WebCenter
3 1 (11.11%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (11.11%) LDAP
3 1 (11.11%) OAuth
3 1 (11.11%) REST
3 1 (11.11%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (100.00%) DevOps
1 9 (100.00%) SOA
2 8 (88.89%) Business Activity Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Server Hardening
3 1 (11.11%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
1 1 (11.11%) iptables
1 1 (11.11%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (11.11%) Kubernetes
2 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 1 (11.11%) Remedy