The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 55 40 38
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -2
Contract jobs citing SOA 4 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.70% 2.19% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 2.67% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 3
Median daily rate £400 £650 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% +52.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £450 £438
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 £41.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.87% +10.00%
SOA
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
504 300 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 87.80% 82.19% 76.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 207 120
Median daily rate £400 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £650 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 35
Median hourly rate £15.00 £21.50 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.23% -31.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.20 £22.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

SOA
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

SOA Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Coventry region with a requirement for SOA.

1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (50.00%) REST
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (40.00%) CSS
4 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (40.00%) SAP
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) MVC
5 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
5 3 (30.00%) IBM Integration Bus
5 3 (30.00%) DataPower
5 3 (30.00%) IBM
5 3 (30.00%) Unix
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (30.00%) SOAP
5 3 (30.00%) User Experience
6 2 (20.00%) SOLID
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (20.00%) Grunt
6 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (20.00%) Line Management

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 (30.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (10.00%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) Boomi
2 1 (10.00%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (20.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) Redis
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (10.00%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Grunt
1 2 (20.00%) Jasmine
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Integration Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Azure Developer
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Development Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Architect
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SSAS Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SSIS Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SSRS Developer
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
1 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (50.00%) REST
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (40.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 3 (30.00%) IBM Integration Bus
4 3 (30.00%) SOAP
4 3 (30.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (20.00%) CSS3
5 2 (20.00%) HTML5
5 2 (20.00%) jQuery
5 2 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (20.00%) RESTful
5 2 (20.00%) WCF
5 2 (20.00%) XML
5 2 (20.00%) XSD
5 2 (20.00%) XSLT
6 1 (10.00%) SAP ALE
6 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) DataPower
1 3 (30.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Data Conversion
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Unix
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Coaching
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) Data Management
3 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (20.00%) ETL
3 2 (20.00%) Line Management
3 2 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) SOLID
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (10.00%) ABAP
5 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (40.00%) SAP
2 3 (30.00%) IBM