The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
South West / Devon
Rank 34 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SOA 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 0.93% - 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% - 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £451 £448
% change year-on-year
-0.22% +0.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £48.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+13.98% +20.62%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
177 228 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 82.71% 87.02% 71.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 181 108
Median daily rate £400 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £289 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £475 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 13
Median hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +32.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

SOA
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

SOA Daily Rate Trend in Devon

SOA
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Devon region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth - 2 £500 -
SOA
South West

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 Devon region with a requirement for SOA.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Struts
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) JMS
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Java Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JMS
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Struts
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle