The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing SOA 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £431 £410
% change year-on-year
+10.28% +5.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.00 £38.43 £46.00
% change year-on-year
+27.52% -16.46%
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
239 125 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 93.00% 89.29% 67.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 109 53
Average daily rate £413 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £21.00 - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOA across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon region citing SOA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SOA.

1 5 (71.43%) DB2
1 5 (71.43%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
1 5 (71.43%) XML
1 5 (71.43%) WebSphere
1 5 (71.43%) DataStage
1 5 (71.43%) IBM InfoSphere
1 5 (71.43%) IBM
2 4 (57.14%) Netezza
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Clustering
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Tuxedo
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Microservices
3 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware
3 1 (14.29%) Stress Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon region citing SOA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SOA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (71.43%) WebSphere
1 5 (71.43%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (14.29%) Tuxedo
2 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) DataStage
1 5 (71.43%) DB2
1 5 (71.43%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) DataStage Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) DataStage Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) DataStage Developer
3 1 (14.29%) DB2 Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Middleware Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SOA Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SOA Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) WebLogic Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
1 5 (71.43%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) J2EE
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (14.29%) Analytics
1 1 (14.29%) CQRS
1 1 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
1 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
1 1 (14.29%) Microservices
1 1 (14.29%) Open Source
1 1 (14.29%) Scrum
1 1 (14.29%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) IBM
2 4 (57.14%) Netezza
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
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