The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 3 months to 26 June 2017 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)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 119 -
Contract jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire - 0.049% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £465 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £538 £450 £465
% change year-on-year +19.44% -3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £56.50

Oracle Service Bus is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 197 309 384
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 13.82% 15.27% 18.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 218 233
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £533 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 10
Median hourly rate £13.93 £14.50 £11.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.93% +23.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £14.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £14.50 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% +19.04%  

Oracle Service Bus
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing Oracle Service Bus as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle Service Bus in West Yorkshire

Oracle Service Bus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Oracle Service Bus in West Yorkshire