The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
South West / Bristol
Rank 56 53 61
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Contract jobs citing SOA 11 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.47% 1.59% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% 1.91% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 9
Median daily rate £350 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £346 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £555 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £50.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +17.64%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
608 680 659
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 81.28% 83.23% 76.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 405 520 519
Median daily rate £395 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 23 9
Median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -14.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.04 £25.75 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.00 £50.00 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing SOA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

SOA
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

SOA Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

SOA
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOA across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

SOA Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

SOA
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

SOA Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SOA 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 Bristol region with a requirement for SOA.

1 7 (46.67%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle
2 6 (40.00%) SOAP
2 6 (40.00%) Web Services
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (33.33%) REST
3 5 (33.33%) Microservices
3 5 (33.33%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) Spring
4 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
4 4 (26.67%) HTML
4 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (26.67%) PL/SQL
4 4 (26.67%) CSS
4 4 (26.67%) Unix
4 4 (26.67%) TOGAF
5 3 (20.00%) Information Security
5 3 (20.00%) MODAF
5 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (20.00%) Mobile Computing
5 3 (20.00%) XML
5 3 (20.00%) JMS
5 3 (20.00%) EJB
5 3 (20.00%) JSP
5 3 (20.00%) Ant
5 3 (20.00%) J2EE
5 3 (20.00%) HTTP
5 3 (20.00%) Maven

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 6 (40.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (13.33%) Apache
2 2 (13.33%) Confluence
2 2 (13.33%) Drupal
2 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (13.33%) WebLogic
2 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (6.67%) FileNet
3 1 (6.67%) Liferay
3 1 (6.67%) Mule
3 1 (6.67%) Mule ESB
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) DB2
1 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
1 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Ant
1 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (20.00%) Maven
2 2 (13.33%) Artifactory
2 2 (13.33%) Eclipse
2 2 (13.33%) JIRA
2 2 (13.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (6.67%) JUnit
3 1 (6.67%) Rational Rose
3 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Aerospace
3 1 (6.67%) Military
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Architect
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Security Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Security Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.67%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Migration Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Migration Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) MuleSoft Architect
4 1 (6.67%) MuleSoft Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Service Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) SOAP
1 6 (40.00%) Web Services
2 5 (33.33%) REST
2 5 (33.33%) Spring
3 4 (26.67%) CSS
3 4 (26.67%) HTML
4 3 (20.00%) EJB
4 3 (20.00%) J2EE
4 3 (20.00%) JMS
4 3 (20.00%) JSP
4 3 (20.00%) XML
5 2 (13.33%) Ajax
5 2 (13.33%) CSS3
5 2 (13.33%) DHTML
5 2 (13.33%) Hibernate
5 2 (13.33%) HTML5
5 2 (13.33%) RESTful
5 2 (13.33%) Symfony
5 2 (13.33%) Twig
6 1 (6.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Mobile Computing
2 2 (13.33%) Cryptography
2 2 (13.33%) Data Integration
2 2 (13.33%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (13.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (33.33%) Microservices
2 4 (26.67%) TOGAF
3 3 (20.00%) Information Security
3 3 (20.00%) MODAF
4 2 (13.33%) ArchiMate
4 2 (13.33%) BPMN
4 2 (13.33%) CRM
4 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (13.33%) Information Architecture
4 2 (13.33%) Matrix Management
4 2 (13.33%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (13.33%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) TDD
4 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Use Case
4 2 (13.33%) User Stories
5 1 (6.67%) EAI
5 1 (6.67%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Java
2 5 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (26.67%) PL/SQL
4 2 (13.33%) Perl
4 2 (13.33%) PHP
4 2 (13.33%) Scala
5 1 (6.67%) Clojure
5 1 (6.67%) Groovy
5 1 (6.67%) Python
5 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) HNC
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) IBM
3 1 (6.67%) ATG
3 1 (6.67%) BEA
3 1 (6.67%) MuleSoft
3 1 (6.67%) Pega
3 1 (6.67%) VMware
Bristol, Avon
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: £345 per day
Posted: 5 days ago