The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 35 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SOA 13 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 3.92% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.20% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
Average daily rate
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£513 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £439 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+17.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £29.50 £32.10
% change year-on-year
+22.88% -8.09%
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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
250 129 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 75.30% 75.44% 76.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 83 57
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £187 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 23
Average hourly rate £19.50 £17.23 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% +1.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £11.00 £14.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £42.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOA across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOA across the Devon region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

SOA Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 14 (70.00%) Oracle
2 13 (65.00%) Java
3 10 (50.00%) Oracle BPM
4 8 (40.00%) WebLogic
4 8 (40.00%) BPEL
5 7 (35.00%) Finance
5 7 (35.00%) SQL
6 6 (30.00%) XML
6 6 (30.00%) E-Commerce
7 5 (25.00%) Oracle ADF
7 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (25.00%) UML
7 5 (25.00%) .NET
7 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database
8 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
8 4 (20.00%) jQuery
8 4 (20.00%) BPMN
8 4 (20.00%) PCI DSS
8 4 (20.00%) Oracle Service Bus
8 4 (20.00%) OWASP
8 4 (20.00%) HTML
8 4 (20.00%) J2EE
8 4 (20.00%) XSLT
8 4 (20.00%) CSS
8 4 (20.00%) Web Services
8 4 (20.00%) JDeveloper
8 4 (20.00%) Eclipse

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 8 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (20.00%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (5.00%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (5.00%) AquaLogic
Business Applications
1 10 (50.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (10.00%) SaaS
2 1 (5.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (20.00%) JDeveloper
2 2 (10.00%) Grunt
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Legal
2 1 (5.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Architect
1 6 (30.00%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (25.00%) Technical Leader
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Business Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) SOA Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) SOA Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Middleware Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) XML
2 5 (25.00%) .NET
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle ADF
3 4 (20.00%) jQuery
3 4 (20.00%) J2EE
3 4 (20.00%) CSS
3 4 (20.00%) Web Services
3 4 (20.00%) XSLT
3 4 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (10.00%) SAML
4 2 (10.00%) RESTful
4 2 (10.00%) OpenID
4 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (5.00%) Spring
5 1 (5.00%) Middleware
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) BPEL
2 6 (30.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (25.00%) UML
3 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (20.00%) BPMN
4 4 (20.00%) OWASP
4 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (15.00%) TOGAF
5 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (15.00%) Project Management
5 3 (15.00%) ITIL
5 3 (15.00%) Scrum
5 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Identity Management
6 2 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (10.00%) BDD
6 2 (10.00%) Coaching
7 1 (5.00%) Data Architecture
7 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) Java
2 7 (35.00%) SQL
3 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.00%) Clojure
5 1 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft