The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 60 58 58
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing SOA 14 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.64% 1.62% 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 2.11% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 12
Average daily rate £538 £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £335 £359
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £466 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.61% +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
South West

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
696 664 607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 81.50% 77.03% 77.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 529 506 421
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £530 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 11 28
Average hourly rate £37.50 £44.44 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.61% +77.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £13.90 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.25 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOA across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 14 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 11 (26.19%) CRM
3 10 (23.81%) EAI
3 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (23.81%) TOGAF
4 9 (21.43%) ETL
4 9 (21.43%) Configuration Management
5 8 (19.05%) ERP
5 8 (19.05%) Web Services
6 7 (16.67%) Content Management
6 7 (16.67%) Finance
6 7 (16.67%) Migration
6 7 (16.67%) CMS
6 7 (16.67%) Data Migration
7 6 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (14.29%) Risk Management
7 6 (14.29%) HTML
7 6 (14.29%) Java
7 6 (14.29%) System Testing
7 6 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 6 (14.29%) REST
7 6 (14.29%) Business Transformation
8 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
8 5 (11.90%) Oracle
8 5 (11.90%) HNC
8 5 (11.90%) OO
8 5 (11.90%) E-Commerce
9 4 (9.52%) TDD
9 4 (9.52%) Billing
9 4 (9.52%) Management Information System

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 7 (16.67%) CMS
2 3 (7.14%) Confluence
2 3 (7.14%) nginx
3 1 (2.38%) Node.js
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) BigMachines
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (2.38%) Primavera
1 1 (2.38%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) DHCP
1 3 (7.14%) DNS
1 3 (7.14%) IPsec
1 3 (7.14%) IPv6
1 3 (7.14%) OpenVPN
1 3 (7.14%) OSPF
1 3 (7.14%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) MariaDB
1 3 (7.14%) MongoDB
1 3 (7.14%) MySQL
1 3 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.38%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.38%) Ingres
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (7.14%) GitLab
2 3 (7.14%) JIRA
2 3 (7.14%) Rational Rose
2 3 (7.14%) RSpec
3 1 (2.38%) Babel
3 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.38%) JUnit
3 1 (2.38%) Moq
3 1 (2.38%) MSTest
3 1 (2.38%) NUnit
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.38%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (2.38%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (2.38%) Subversion
General
1 14 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 7 (16.67%) Finance
3 4 (9.52%) Billing
4 3 (7.14%) Retail
5 1 (2.38%) Banking
5 1 (2.38%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 21 (50.00%) Architect
2 14 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (16.67%) Enterprise Architect
4 5 (11.90%) Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Project Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Designer
5 4 (9.52%) Solutions Designer
6 3 (7.14%) Angular Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Design Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) DevOps Systems Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Architect
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 3 (7.14%) Service Design Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Digital Architect
7 2 (4.76%) Digital Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.76%) Integration Architect
7 2 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.05%) Web Services
2 6 (14.29%) HTML
2 6 (14.29%) REST
3 4 (9.52%) AngularJS
3 4 (9.52%) JSP
4 3 (7.14%) CSS
4 3 (7.14%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (7.14%) MCollective
4 3 (7.14%) XML
5 2 (4.76%) .NET
5 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (4.76%) EJB
5 2 (4.76%) J2EE
5 2 (4.76%) JMX
5 2 (4.76%) jQuery
5 2 (4.76%) React
5 2 (4.76%) RESTful
5 2 (4.76%) Swing
6 1 (2.38%) GWT
6 1 (2.38%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) CoreOS
1 3 (7.14%) Linux
1 3 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (7.14%) SmartOS
2 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) CRM
2 10 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (23.81%) EAI
2 10 (23.81%) TOGAF
3 9 (21.43%) Configuration Management
3 9 (21.43%) ETL
4 8 (19.05%) ERP
5 7 (16.67%) Content Management
5 7 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 7 (16.67%) Migration
6 6 (14.29%) Business Transformation
6 6 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 6 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 6 (14.29%) System Testing
7 5 (11.90%) E-Commerce
7 5 (11.90%) OO
8 4 (9.52%) DevOps
8 4 (9.52%) TDD
8 4 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.29%) Java
2 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
3 4 (9.52%) SQL
4 3 (7.14%) Python
4 3 (7.14%) Ruby
5 2 (4.76%) C#
6 1 (2.38%) C
6 1 (2.38%) C++
6 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) HNC
2 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) Docker
2 3 (7.14%) Btrfs
2 3 (7.14%) iptables
2 3 (7.14%) KVM
2 3 (7.14%) LXC
2 3 (7.14%) Snort
2 3 (7.14%) Squid
2 3 (7.14%) Varnish
2 3 (7.14%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (7.14%) Ansible
2 3 (7.14%) CFEngine
2 3 (7.14%) HAProxy
2 3 (7.14%) Kubernetes
2 3 (7.14%) Nessus
2 3 (7.14%) Puppet
2 3 (7.14%) systemd
3 1 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.38%) yum
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle
2 3 (7.14%) IBM
2 3 (7.14%) Red Hat
2 3 (7.14%) SaltStack
2 3 (7.14%) VMware
3 2 (4.76%) hybris
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.38%) ATG
4 1 (2.38%) Demandware
4 1 (2.38%) Endeca
4 1 (2.38%) Google
4 1 (2.38%) Informatica
4 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.38%) SAP
4 1 (2.38%) Siemens
4 1 (2.38%) Tableau
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