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 28 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 16 25 23
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Contract jobs citing SOA 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 1.72% 1.88% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% 2.26% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £600 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £450 £435
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +21.42%
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
49 133 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 84.48% 83.13% 76.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 106 58
Median daily rate £540 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £350 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £643 £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 £38.80 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.80% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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 28 August 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 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (50.00%) Static Code Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) SailPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Camel
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) JAAS
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) XML Messaging
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) CruiseControl
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) JTA
2 1 (50.00%) Java EE
2 1 (50.00%) Axway
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Spring Security

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 (100.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) CruiseControl
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Hudson
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Software Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Software Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Web Architect
1 1 (50.00%) XML Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Camel
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) JAAS
2 1 (50.00%) Java EE
2 1 (50.00%) JPA
2 1 (50.00%) JTA
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) SailPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Spring Security
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XML Messaging
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
1 1 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Static Code Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Axway