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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 27 29 13
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -16
Contract jobs citing SOA 4 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.34% 1.08% 7.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.56% 1.24% 8.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Median daily rate £475 £600 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.83% +20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £463 £438
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £41.25 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -13.15%
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
156 161 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 91.23% 87.03% 92.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 108 48
Median daily rate £450 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £350 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

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 1 October 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 7 (87.50%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 4 (50.00%) Content Management
2 4 (50.00%) Data Management
3 3 (37.50%) Data Integration
3 3 (37.50%) Logical Data Model
3 3 (37.50%) Physical Data Model
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Banking
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
3 3 (37.50%) ETL
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) OLAP
4 2 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (25.00%) OO
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) Informatica
4 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (25.00%) Workflow
4 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Document Management
4 2 (25.00%) Spring
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow

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 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (12.50%) Confluence
2 1 (12.50%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (25.00%) OLAP
1 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (12.50%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Data Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Digital Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Software Architect
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (25.00%) T-SQL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Data Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Messaging Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Middleware Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Python Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Data Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Microsoft Developer
4 1 (12.50%) User Experience Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) J2EE
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware
2 1 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (12.50%) Spring Integration
2 1 (12.50%) Struts
2 1 (12.50%) WCF
2 1 (12.50%) WPF
2 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Data Integration
2 2 (25.00%) Replication
2 2 (25.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (12.50%) User Experience
3 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) Content Management
2 4 (50.00%) Data Management
2 4 (50.00%) TOGAF
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
3 3 (37.50%) ETL
3 3 (37.50%) Logical Data Model
3 3 (37.50%) Physical Data Model
4 2 (25.00%) Case Management
4 2 (25.00%) Coaching
4 2 (25.00%) Database Tuning
4 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Kanban
4 2 (25.00%) Master Data Management
4 2 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (25.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Informatica
2 2 (25.00%) Tableau
3 1 (12.50%) Atlassian
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) Pega
3 1 (12.50%) Sybase
3 1 (12.50%) TIBCO