The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dunstable region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 30 April 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 3 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SOA 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dunstable 18.18% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.18% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £608 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £438 £410
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +6.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.00 £38.43 £49.25
% change year-on-year
+27.52% -21.97%
SOA
Bedfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dunstable
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
11 39 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dunstable 100.00% 75.00% 86.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 30 22
Average daily rate £450 £450 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.17%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOA across the Dunstable region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

SOA
Daily Rate Trend in Dunstable

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

SOA Daily Rate Trend in Dunstable

SOA
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dunstable 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 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Confluence
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
1 1 (50.00%) Data Transformation
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (50.00%) Low Latency
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Microservices

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dunstable 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 1 (50.00%) Confluence
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Data Transformation
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Low Latency
1 1 (50.00%) Microservices
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat