The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 14 27 11
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -16
Contract jobs citing SOA 19 10 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 10.50% 4.52% 11.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.75% 5.75% 16.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 4
Average daily rate £548 £370 £431
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.97% -14.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £346 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £394 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £456 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.22% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -
SOA
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
149 174 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 82.32% 78.73% 71.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 92 63
Average daily rate £400 £410 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +30.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 1
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.38 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% -89.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

SOA
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

SOA Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

SOA
Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOA across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

SOA Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

SOA
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SOA across the Bradford region.

SOA Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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 23 (57.50%) C#
2 22 (55.00%) JavaScript
3 20 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 19 (47.50%) CSS
4 19 (47.50%) .NET
5 17 (42.50%) Oracle
5 17 (42.50%) XML
6 16 (40.00%) Java
7 15 (37.50%) SQL
8 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (32.50%) REST
9 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET
10 12 (30.00%) T-SQL
10 12 (30.00%) Finance
10 12 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (25.00%) Oracle Database
12 9 (22.50%) Retail
13 8 (20.00%) Middleware
13 8 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
14 7 (17.50%) Android
14 7 (17.50%) Git (software)
14 7 (17.50%) HTML
14 7 (17.50%) Microservices
15 6 (15.00%) Node.js
15 6 (15.00%) Swagger
15 6 (15.00%) SOAP
15 6 (15.00%) Web Services
15 6 (15.00%) JUnit
15 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
15 6 (15.00%) Amazon AWS

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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 6 (15.00%) Node.js
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (7.50%) WebLogic
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (2.50%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.50%) GitHub
2 1 (2.50%) IaaS
2 1 (2.50%) PaaS
2 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Extranet
1 2 (5.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 5 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (5.00%) OLAP
6 2 (5.00%) OLTP
7 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Git (software)
2 6 (15.00%) Cucumber
2 6 (15.00%) JUnit
2 6 (15.00%) NUnit
2 6 (15.00%) Selenium
3 3 (7.50%) JDeveloper
3 3 (7.50%) JMeter
3 3 (7.50%) Subversion
4 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.50%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.50%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.50%) SpecFlow
General
1 12 (30.00%) Finance
2 9 (22.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (52.50%) Architect
2 17 (42.50%) Solutions Architect
3 12 (30.00%) Analyst
3 12 (30.00%) Test Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Web Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Web Test Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Designer
5 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Oracle Architect
6 3 (7.50%) Administrator
6 3 (7.50%) Performance Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Performance Test Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) SOA Administrator
6 3 (7.50%) Tester
7 2 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Administrator
7 2 (5.00%) Solutions Designer
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Architect
7 2 (5.00%) Web Tester
8 1 (2.50%) SOA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (47.50%) .NET
1 19 (47.50%) CSS
2 17 (42.50%) XML
3 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET
3 13 (32.50%) REST
4 8 (20.00%) Middleware
4 8 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 7 (17.50%) HTML
6 6 (15.00%) AngularJS
6 6 (15.00%) PhoneGap
6 6 (15.00%) SOAP
6 6 (15.00%) Swagger
6 6 (15.00%) Web Services
7 3 (7.50%) XSD
7 3 (7.50%) XSLT
8 2 (5.00%) WCF
9 1 (2.50%) Hibernate
9 1 (2.50%) HTML5
9 1 (2.50%) RESTful
9 1 (2.50%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.50%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Android
2 4 (10.00%) Linux
3 3 (7.50%) Unix
4 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (17.50%) Microservices
3 5 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 4 (10.00%) Functional Testing
4 4 (10.00%) Performance Testing
4 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (10.00%) Web Testing
5 3 (7.50%) B2C
5 3 (7.50%) Integration Testing
5 3 (7.50%) ITIL
5 3 (7.50%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (7.50%) Regression Testing
5 3 (7.50%) System Testing
5 3 (7.50%) Waterfall
6 2 (5.00%) B2B
6 2 (5.00%) Business Continuity
6 2 (5.00%) Data Protection
6 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (5.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 23 (57.50%) C#
2 22 (55.00%) JavaScript
3 16 (40.00%) Java
4 15 (37.50%) SQL
5 12 (30.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (7.50%) PL/SQL
6 3 (7.50%) XPath
7 1 (2.50%) Clojure
7 1 (2.50%) Groovy
7 1 (2.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) ISEB
1 2 (5.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (42.50%) Oracle
2 6 (15.00%) Google
3 4 (10.00%) Retalix
4 3 (7.50%) VMware
5 2 (5.00%) Avaya
5 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
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