The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 37 23 16
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -7
Contract jobs citing SOA 10 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 3.56% 7.19% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.05% 7.94% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Median daily rate £325 £543 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.09% +11.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
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 Croydon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
247 126 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 87.90% 90.65% 68.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 70 49
Median daily rate £418 £425 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.76% -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £690
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 2
Median hourly rate £27.00 £27.78 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.80% +63.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

SOA
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

SOA Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

SOA
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOA across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

SOA Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Croydon region with a requirement for SOA.

1 10 (100.00%) DevOps
2 7 (70.00%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (70.00%) ActiveMQ
2 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (60.00%) Puppet
3 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 5 (50.00%) Java
5 4 (40.00%) Oracle
5 4 (40.00%) JIRA
5 4 (40.00%) Hadoop
5 4 (40.00%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (40.00%) ZABBIX
5 4 (40.00%) MongoDB
5 4 (40.00%) Ambari
6 3 (30.00%) API Design
6 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (30.00%) Coaching
6 3 (30.00%) User Experience
6 3 (30.00%) Microservices
6 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (30.00%) Build Automation
6 3 (30.00%) OpenLDAP
6 3 (30.00%) Domain-Driven Design
6 3 (30.00%) RESTful
6 3 (30.00%) CentOS
6 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (30.00%) Maven
6 3 (30.00%) Security Testing

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 (20.00%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (40.00%) Hadoop
2 4 (40.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (40.00%) JIRA
3 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (30.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) DBA
1 4 (40.00%) MongoDB DBA
1 4 (40.00%) Operations Technician
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle DBA
1 4 (40.00%) PostgreSQL DBA
1 4 (40.00%) Senior DBA
1 4 (40.00%) Senior DevOps
1 4 (40.00%) Senior Oracle DBA
1 4 (40.00%) Senior Technician
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (30.00%) RESTful
2 3 (30.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (30.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) CentOS
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) API Design
2 3 (30.00%) Build Automation
2 3 (30.00%) Coaching
2 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (30.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (30.00%) Microservices
2 3 (30.00%) Security Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Business Transformation
3 2 (20.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (10.00%) BC Cleared
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) Puppet
2 4 (40.00%) Ambari
2 4 (40.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle