The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 21 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SOA 1 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 1.32% - 3.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% - 4.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £399
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.60 £40.50 £29.92
% change year-on-year
+0.24% +35.36%
SOA
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
52 88 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 68.42% 83.81% 77.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 38 62
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £255 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £32.00 - £10.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOA across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

SOA
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SOA across the Belfast region.

SOA Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast region citing SOA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SOA.

1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (33.33%) XHTML
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (33.33%) W3C
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast region citing SOA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SOA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Discoverer
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) Triplestore
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
1 1 (33.33%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XHTML
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
2 1 (33.33%) Sass
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) W3C
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Web Design
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
1 1 (33.33%) Database Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Information Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (33.33%) Graceful Degradation
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
1 1 (33.33%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (33.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
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