Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 24 February 2018 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 157 176 147
Rank change year-on-year +19 -29 -22
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 25 13 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.53% 0.25% 0.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.79% 1.65% 4.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 6 40
West Midlands median daily rate £550 £438 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.64% -12.45% +17.65%
10th Percentile £375 £319 £408
90th Percentile £575 £484 £700
England median daily rate £500 £475 £470
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £44.50

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 West Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 660 787 844
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 13.95% 14.93% 16.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 402 468
West Midlands median daily rate £401 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £238 £225 £229
90th Percentile £588 £537 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 30 26
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.00 £20.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.23% +15.71% +9.38%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.19 £10.73
90th Percentile £30.42 £30.05 £34.28
England median hourly rate £19.15 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year -4.24% +2.56% +8.33%

Oracle SOA Suite
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Oracle SOA Suite in the West Midlands

Oracle SOA Suite
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

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

Oracle SOA Suite
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

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

Oracle SOA Suite
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 February 2018. 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
Shropshire - 9 £550 -
Birmingham -2 7 £550 +13.64% 2
Solihull +4 3 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £350 -
Kingswinford - 1 - -
Oracle SOA Suite
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Oracle SOA Suite.

1 25 (100.00%) Oracle
1 25 (100.00%) SOA
2 17 (68.00%) Linux
3 15 (60.00%) Open Source
3 15 (60.00%) Oracle Database
4 14 (56.00%) Middleware
4 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (52.00%) Windows
5 13 (52.00%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (48.00%) Jenkins
6 12 (48.00%) Puppet
6 12 (48.00%) Confluence
6 12 (48.00%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (48.00%) Git (software)
6 12 (48.00%) ZABBIX
6 12 (48.00%) Test Automation
6 12 (48.00%) Amazon AWS
6 12 (48.00%) Kanban
6 12 (48.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (48.00%) DevOps
6 12 (48.00%) SDLC
6 12 (48.00%) Sonatype Nexus
6 12 (48.00%) Server Virtualisation
6 12 (48.00%) Task Automation
6 12 (48.00%) Configuration Management
6 12 (48.00%) Red Hat
6 12 (48.00%) Python
6 12 (48.00%) Perl
6 12 (48.00%) TDD
6 12 (48.00%) Subversion

Oracle SOA Suite
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 12 (48.00%) Confluence
2 3 (12.00%) Apache
2 3 (12.00%) Apache ServiceMix
2 3 (12.00%) Apache Synapse
2 3 (12.00%) JBoss
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (12.00%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
2 3 (12.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (12.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (8.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (12.00%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 12 (48.00%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (48.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (8.00%) SaaS
3 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Git (software)
1 12 (48.00%) Jenkins
1 12 (48.00%) JIRA
1 12 (48.00%) Maven
1 12 (48.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 12 (48.00%) Subversion
2 8 (32.00%) GitLab
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Architect
3 5 (20.00%) Lead DevOps
3 5 (20.00%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) DBA
4 4 (16.00%) Oracle DBA
4 4 (16.00%) SOA Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Cloud Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Security Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Technical Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Open Source Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
5 3 (12.00%) Security Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Security Technical Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Technical Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Designer
6 2 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (56.00%) Middleware
2 4 (16.00%) Web Services
3 3 (12.00%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (12.00%) Apache Camel
3 3 (12.00%) Kafka
3 3 (12.00%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (12.00%) Velocity
4 2 (8.00%) .NET
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (8.00%) REST
4 2 (8.00%) SOAP
4 2 (8.00%) WCF
4 2 (8.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (12.00%) TM Forum
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Linux
2 13 (52.00%) Windows
3 12 (48.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (8.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) SOA
2 15 (60.00%) Open Source
3 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (48.00%) Configuration Management
4 12 (48.00%) DevOps
4 12 (48.00%) Kanban
4 12 (48.00%) Scrum
4 12 (48.00%) SDLC
4 12 (48.00%) Server Virtualisation
4 12 (48.00%) Task Automation
4 12 (48.00%) TDD
4 12 (48.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (12.00%) Loose Coupling
5 3 (12.00%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
6 2 (8.00%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (8.00%) Data Management
6 2 (8.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 2 (8.00%) People Management
6 2 (8.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) Perl
1 12 (48.00%) Python
2 3 (12.00%) SQL
3 2 (8.00%) C#
3 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.00%) Java
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.00%) Docker
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (48.00%) Puppet
1 12 (48.00%) ZABBIX
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (48.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (16.00%) IBM
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco
4 3 (12.00%) Dell
4 3 (12.00%) EMC
4 3 (12.00%) F5
4 3 (12.00%) NetApp
4 3 (12.00%) Splunk
4 3 (12.00%) TIBCO
4 3 (12.00%) VMware
5 1 (4.00%) BT