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 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank - 8 -
Contract jobs citing SOA 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dunstable - 4.76% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 7.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £485 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £451 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £35.35
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -0.99%
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
7 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dunstable 100.00% 66.67% 68.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 5
Average daily rate - £485 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.10%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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