The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 25 30 48
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +18
Contract jobs citing SOA 25 24 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.98% 3.99% 2.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.30% 5.01% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 14
Median daily rate £425 £525 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +71.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £435 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £580 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £440
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
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 Cambridgeshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
397 479 557
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 79.08% 79.70% 81.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 288 312
Median daily rate £413 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £278 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 42 54
Median hourly rate £36.75 £37.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% +70.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.86 £17.50 £11.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £57.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

SOA
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SOA Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

SOA
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough +11 16 £425 +19.29%
Cambridge -6 1 £450 -14.28% 2
SOA
East of England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for SOA.

1 33 (80.49%) .NET
2 31 (75.61%) JavaScript
3 29 (70.73%) Web Services
4 24 (58.54%) ASP.NET
5 23 (56.10%) J2EE
5 23 (56.10%) HTML
5 23 (56.10%) Adobe
5 23 (56.10%) Hibernate
5 23 (56.10%) Spring
5 23 (56.10%) Apache Flex
6 22 (53.66%) Finance
6 22 (53.66%) OO
7 19 (46.34%) Information Security
8 11 (26.83%) Java
8 11 (26.83%) Presales
9 10 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (24.39%) Banking
10 9 (21.95%) TDD
10 9 (21.95%) E-Commerce
10 9 (21.95%) REST
11 8 (19.51%) Node.js
11 8 (19.51%) Git (software)
11 8 (19.51%) PaaS
11 8 (19.51%) IaaS
11 8 (19.51%) Opscode Chef
11 8 (19.51%) Docker
11 8 (19.51%) CoreOS
11 8 (19.51%) Continuous Delivery
11 8 (19.51%) Python
11 8 (19.51%) Linux

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 3 (7.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.51%) IaaS
1 8 (19.51%) PaaS
2 3 (7.32%) SaaS
3 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.51%) DNS
1 8 (19.51%) HTTP
1 8 (19.51%) SSL
1 8 (19.51%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.88%) Internet
Development Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (53.66%) Finance
2 10 (24.39%) Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (70.73%) Architect
2 19 (46.34%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (14.63%) Platform Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Payments Architect
4 5 (12.20%) Payments Solutions Architect
4 5 (12.20%) Web Architect
5 4 (9.76%) Java Architect
5 4 (9.76%) Junior
5 4 (9.76%) Service Architect
6 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Architect
6 3 (7.32%) J2EE Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Java Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Java/J2EE Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Junior Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Web Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) .NET Architect
7 2 (4.88%) CRM Architect
7 2 (4.88%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (80.49%) .NET
2 29 (70.73%) Web Services
3 24 (58.54%) ASP.NET
4 23 (56.10%) Apache Flex
4 23 (56.10%) Hibernate
4 23 (56.10%) HTML
4 23 (56.10%) J2EE
4 23 (56.10%) Spring
5 9 (21.95%) REST
6 8 (19.51%) JSON
6 8 (19.51%) Node.js
7 2 (4.88%) Java EE
7 2 (4.88%) XML
8 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.44%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) CoreOS
1 8 (19.51%) Linux
1 8 (19.51%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (53.66%) OO
2 19 (46.34%) Information Security
3 11 (26.83%) Presales
4 10 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (21.95%) E-Commerce
5 9 (21.95%) TDD
6 8 (19.51%) Continuous Delivery
6 8 (19.51%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (19.51%) Kanban
6 8 (19.51%) Scrum
7 5 (12.20%) TOGAF
8 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (7.32%) UML
9 2 (4.88%) API Design
9 2 (4.88%) CRM
9 2 (4.88%) Project Management
9 2 (4.88%) SDLC
9 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering
9 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (4.88%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (75.61%) JavaScript
2 11 (26.83%) Java
3 8 (19.51%) Python
4 2 (4.88%) SQL
5 1 (2.44%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) BC Cleared
1 1 (2.44%) Degree
1 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (19.51%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (19.51%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (56.10%) Adobe
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft