The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 13 26 19
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Contract jobs citing SOA 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 6.78% 0.76% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.33% 0.92% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £550 £600 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £450 £440
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £41.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
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 Docklands, London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
48 109 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 81.36% 82.58% 74.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 94 61
Median daily rate £550 £500 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -2.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £313 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £54.25 £21.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+158.30% -
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 Docklands, London

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

SOA
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

SOA Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 27 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 Docklands, London region with a requirement for SOA.

1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) LDAP
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Spring
2 3 (60.00%) REST
3 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (40.00%) J2EE
3 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) UML
3 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Coaching
4 1 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (20.00%) Physical Data Model
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Spring Boot
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (20.00%) SOLID
4 1 (20.00%) Fintech
4 1 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (20.00%) Struts
4 1 (20.00%) Sybase
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London 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 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (20.00%) Confluence
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LDAP
2 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) CruiseControl
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Hudson
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Software Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Software Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE Architect
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE Software Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) SOA Architect
3 1 (20.00%) SOA Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Web Architect
3 1 (20.00%) XML Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) REST
1 3 (60.00%) Spring
2 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (40.00%) J2EE
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Camel
3 1 (20.00%) JAAS
3 1 (20.00%) Java EE
3 1 (20.00%) JPA
3 1 (20.00%) JTA
3 1 (20.00%) Middleware
3 1 (20.00%) SailPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Spring Boot
3 1 (20.00%) Spring Security
3 1 (20.00%) Struts
3 1 (20.00%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Fintech
1 1 (20.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (40.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Axway
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Sybase