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 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Service Bus (OSB)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank - 98 107
Contract jobs citing Oracle Service Bus 0 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire - 0.62% 0.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 3.37% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +26.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £419 £413
% change year-on-year +13.43% +1.51%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £57.75 -

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 223 356 358
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 16.63% 18.41% 19.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 224 220
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 9
Median hourly rate £19.00 £10.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +90.00% -16.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.93 £9.00 £10.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.95 £21.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.14
% change year-on-year -5.55% +11.52%  

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

Oracle Service Bus
Top 25 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Service Bus also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Oracle Service Bus.

1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) OCP
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

Oracle Service Bus
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 2 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DBA
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) OCP
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat