The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 22 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SOA 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.94% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £470 £450
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £48.75
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -7.69%
SOA
Gloucestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
83 67 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 78.30% 69.79% 83.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 37 76
Median daily rate £413 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 6
Median hourly rate £43.50 £42.50 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.35% +36.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.25 £26.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £42.50 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

SOA
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

SOA Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

SOA
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for SOA.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) JDBC
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) UDDI
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) IntelliJ
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) WSDL
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (100.00%) NetBeans
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Mule
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (100.00%) AMQP
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (100.00%) MuleSoft
1 1 (100.00%) Mule ESB
1 1 (100.00%) Content Enrichment

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 1 (100.00%) Mule
1 1 (100.00%) Mule ESB
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) AMQP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) IntelliJ
1 1 (100.00%) NetBeans
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) JDBC
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) UDDI
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) WSDL
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Content Enrichment
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) MuleSoft
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle