Period
to 5 December 2019

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 5 December 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
5 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 168 186 153
Rank change year-on-year +18 -33 +45
Contract jobs citing Oracle SOA Suite 3 22 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.080% 0.43% 0.85%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.57% 2.55% 5.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 23
West Midlands median daily rate £550 £500 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.06% +6.33% +29.66%
10th Percentile £535 £438 £370
90th Percentile £565 £590 £715
England median daily rate £500 £520 £500
% change year-on-year -3.85% +4.00% +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - £45.00 -
England median hourly rate £51.75 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +38.00% -6.25% -

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 530 863 726
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 14.10% 16.73% 14.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 482 475
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £425 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.12% +0.13%
10th Percentile £223 £250 £206
90th Percentile £575 £548 £575
England median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 38 26
West Midlands median hourly rate £13.00 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.78% -10.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £10.93 £10.88 £12.93
90th Percentile £24.20 £35.43 £45.13
England median hourly rate £20.51 £21.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -4.60% +7.50% -

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
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 5 December 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
Birmingham -1 2 £550 - 2
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Oracle SOA Suite
England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Oracle SOA Suite.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (33.33%) Azure
3 1 (33.33%) ArchiMate
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) Linux

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 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Technical Manager
1 1 (33.33%) SOA Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) AIX
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) ArchiMate
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat