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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
South West / Bristol
Rank 53 59 53
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Contract jobs citing SOA 19 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.24% 1.57% 2.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.79% 1.91% 2.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 13
Median daily rate £450 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £370 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £600 £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 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +42.85%

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
680 734 714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 80.28% 82.56% 80.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 462 542 535
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £297 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 31 10
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.25 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £52.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 9 (39.13%) Java
2 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
2 7 (30.43%) Telecoms
3 6 (26.09%) Finance
3 6 (26.09%) IBM
3 6 (26.09%) SQL
3 6 (26.09%) Oracle
3 6 (26.09%) Web Services
3 6 (26.09%) XML
3 6 (26.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (21.74%) Microservices
4 5 (21.74%) SOAP
4 5 (21.74%) Banking
4 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (21.74%) Spring
4 5 (21.74%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (21.74%) Data Integration
4 5 (21.74%) REST
5 4 (17.39%) Pega
5 4 (17.39%) jQuery
5 4 (17.39%) Alfresco
5 4 (17.39%) Degree
5 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
5 4 (17.39%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (17.39%) Workflow
5 4 (17.39%) Retail
5 4 (17.39%) Unix
5 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (17.39%) CSS
5 4 (17.39%) PL/SQL

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 (26.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (17.39%) Alfresco
3 2 (8.70%) Apache
3 2 (8.70%) Confluence
3 2 (8.70%) Drupal
3 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
3 2 (8.70%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (4.35%) FileNet
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.70%) DB2
2 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
2 2 (8.70%) MySQL
2 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Ant
1 2 (8.70%) Artifactory
1 2 (8.70%) Eclipse
1 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
1 2 (8.70%) JIRA
1 2 (8.70%) Maven
1 2 (8.70%) Rational Rose
1 2 (8.70%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (30.43%) Telecoms
2 6 (26.09%) Finance
3 5 (21.74%) Banking
4 4 (17.39%) Retail
5 3 (13.04%) Back Office
5 3 (13.04%) Marketing
6 2 (8.70%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Architect
2 6 (26.09%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (26.09%) Technical Architect
3 5 (21.74%) Java Developer
4 3 (13.04%) BPM Designer
4 3 (13.04%) Designer
4 3 (13.04%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Security Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.35%) IT Manager
5 1 (4.35%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Migration Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Migration Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Security Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Service Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) Web Services
1 6 (26.09%) XML
2 5 (21.74%) REST
2 5 (21.74%) SOAP
2 5 (21.74%) Spring
3 4 (17.39%) CSS
3 4 (17.39%) HTML
3 4 (17.39%) jQuery
4 3 (13.04%) Dojo
4 3 (13.04%) DOM
4 3 (13.04%) EJB
4 3 (13.04%) J2EE
4 3 (13.04%) JMS
4 3 (13.04%) JSP
4 3 (13.04%) Middleware
4 3 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (8.70%) CSS3
5 2 (8.70%) DHTML
5 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
5 2 (8.70%) Twig
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
1 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
1 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.04%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (21.74%) Data Integration
1 5 (21.74%) Microservices
1 5 (21.74%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (17.39%) Systems Analysis
2 4 (17.39%) Workflow
3 3 (13.04%) Analytics
3 3 (13.04%) Artificial Intelligence
3 3 (13.04%) BPR
3 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (13.04%) Financial Modelling
3 3 (13.04%) Process Improvement
3 3 (13.04%) Process Management
3 3 (13.04%) Project Management
3 3 (13.04%) QMS
3 3 (13.04%) Quality Management
3 3 (13.04%) Robotic Process Automation
3 3 (13.04%) Service Design
3 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) Java
2 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
3 6 (26.09%) SQL
4 4 (17.39%) PL/SQL
5 2 (8.70%) PHP
6 1 (4.35%) Perl
6 1 (4.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) Chartered Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) HNC
2 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) DV Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) IBM
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) ClickSoftware Technologies
2 4 (17.39%) Pega
2 4 (17.39%) TIBCO
3 3 (13.04%) webMethods
4 1 (4.35%) ATG
4 1 (4.35%) BEA
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