The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 27 25 18
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Contract jobs citing SOA 3 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.97% 2.69% 3.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.26% 3.14% 3.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 2
Median daily rate £475 £575 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.39% +27.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £450 £435
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +21.42%
SOA
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
133 159 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 87.50% 85.48% 92.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 113 51
Median daily rate £425 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Median hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

SOA
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

SOA Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for SOA.

1 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
2 4 (57.14%) TOGAF
3 3 (42.86%) Data Management
3 3 (42.86%) Data Integration
4 2 (28.57%) Mule
4 2 (28.57%) Database Tuning
4 2 (28.57%) Tableau
4 2 (28.57%) Spring Integration
4 2 (28.57%) Financial Modelling
4 2 (28.57%) Pega
4 2 (28.57%) Matrix Management
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (28.57%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (28.57%) Content Management
4 2 (28.57%) Spring
4 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (28.57%) Replication
4 2 (28.57%) Informatica
4 2 (28.57%) TIBCO
4 2 (28.57%) Middleware
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) OLAP
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 2 (28.57%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) OLAP
1 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (14.29%) Spotfire
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Architect
2 4 (57.14%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (42.86%) Data Architect
4 2 (28.57%) Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Digital Architect
4 2 (28.57%) Digital Solutions Architect
4 2 (28.57%) Lead Architect
4 2 (28.57%) Lead Data Architect
4 2 (28.57%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 2 (28.57%) Messaging Architect
4 2 (28.57%) Middleware Architect
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Developer
4 2 (28.57%) T-SQL Developer
5 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 1 (14.29%) C# WCF Developer
5 1 (14.29%) C# WPF Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior SQL Developer
5 1 (14.29%) WCF Developer
5 1 (14.29%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Middleware
1 2 (28.57%) Spring
1 2 (28.57%) Spring Integration
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (14.29%) WCF
2 1 (14.29%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Replication
2 2 (28.57%) Virtual Team
3 1 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (57.14%) TOGAF
3 3 (42.86%) Data Management
4 2 (28.57%) Content Management
4 2 (28.57%) Database Tuning
4 2 (28.57%) Financial Modelling
4 2 (28.57%) Matrix Management
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 1 (14.29%) Data Virtualisation
5 1 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) Physical Data Model
5 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
1 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) Python
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Informatica
1 2 (28.57%) Pega
1 2 (28.57%) Tableau
1 2 (28.57%) TIBCO
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle