The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 65 71 65
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Contract jobs citing SOA 31 35 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.90% 2.00% 1.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.35% 2.60% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 20 12
Median daily rate £450 £345 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -10.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £288 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £470 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £435 £410
% change year-on-year
+8.04% +6.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £38.43 £46.00
% change year-on-year
+23.61% -16.46%
SOA
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1320 1348 1195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 80.93% 76.90% 76.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 818 794 607
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 39 89
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -36.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £11.00 £10.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.90 £25.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

SOA
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

SOA Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

SOA
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOA across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

SOA Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

SOA
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SOA across the East Midlands region.

SOA Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

SOA
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +6 16 £450 +12.50%
Derbyshire +8 8 £450 +12.50%
Northamptonshire -4 2 £460 +49.59% 2
Leicestershire +3 1 £338 -32.50% 2
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for SOA.

1 28 (51.85%) Web Services
2 26 (48.15%) Java
3 16 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (27.78%) SOAP
4 15 (27.78%) J2EE
5 14 (25.93%) XML
5 14 (25.93%) WebSphere
6 13 (24.07%) REST
7 12 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 12 (22.22%) Oracle
8 11 (20.37%) SQL
8 11 (20.37%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (18.52%) SDLC
9 10 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (16.67%) Informatica
10 9 (16.67%) Middleware
10 9 (16.67%) Hibernate
10 9 (16.67%) Spring
10 9 (16.67%) HTML
10 9 (16.67%) ETL
11 8 (14.81%) JSP
11 8 (14.81%) CSS
11 8 (14.81%) Genesys
11 8 (14.81%) SaaS
12 7 (12.96%) Ajax
12 7 (12.96%) IBM Integration Bus
12 7 (12.96%) Sun Certification
12 7 (12.96%) TIBCO
12 7 (12.96%) Data Management
12 7 (12.96%) Eclipse

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 14 (25.93%) WebSphere
2 7 (12.96%) Tomcat
3 6 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (7.41%) JBoss
5 2 (3.70%) Apache
6 1 (1.85%) CICS
6 1 (1.85%) CMS
6 1 (1.85%) Commerce Server
6 1 (1.85%) CoreMedia CMS
6 1 (1.85%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.85%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (5.56%) MS Project
1 3 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.81%) SaaS
2 5 (9.26%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.26%) HTTP
2 2 (3.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.85%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.85%) Internet
3 1 (1.85%) Intranet
3 1 (1.85%) LDAP
3 1 (1.85%) Network Security
3 1 (1.85%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.70%) Big Data
2 2 (3.70%) DataStage
2 2 (3.70%) DB2
2 2 (3.70%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.70%) MySQL
2 2 (3.70%) OLAP
2 2 (3.70%) OLTP
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.70%) Snowflake Schema
3 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (12.96%) Eclipse
2 5 (9.26%) Ant
3 2 (3.70%) ERwin
3 2 (3.70%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.70%) JUnit
3 2 (3.70%) Maven
3 2 (3.70%) Subversion
3 2 (3.70%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (1.85%) Checkstyle
4 1 (1.85%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.85%) Flyway
4 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.85%) Gradle
4 1 (1.85%) QUnit
4 1 (1.85%) Selenium
4 1 (1.85%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (5.56%) Retail
2 1 (1.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (50.00%) Architect
2 20 (37.04%) Solutions Architect
3 13 (24.07%) Developer
4 12 (22.22%) Java Developer
5 10 (18.52%) Integration Architect
6 6 (11.11%) J2EE Developer
6 6 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 5 (9.26%) Salesforce.com Architect
7 5 (9.26%) Software Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) Genesys Architect
8 4 (7.41%) JavaScript Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) Lead Developer
8 4 (7.41%) Lead Java Developer
8 4 (7.41%) SOA Architect
8 4 (7.41%) Technical Leader
9 3 (5.56%) Agile Business Analyst
9 3 (5.56%) Business Integration Analyst
9 3 (5.56%) Integration Analyst
9 3 (5.56%) Middleware Architect
9 3 (5.56%) SDLC Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (51.85%) Web Services
2 15 (27.78%) J2EE
2 15 (27.78%) SOAP
3 14 (25.93%) XML
4 13 (24.07%) REST
5 9 (16.67%) Hibernate
5 9 (16.67%) HTML
5 9 (16.67%) Middleware
5 9 (16.67%) Spring
6 8 (14.81%) CSS
6 8 (14.81%) JSP
7 7 (12.96%) Ajax
7 7 (12.96%) IBM Integration Bus
8 6 (11.11%) JMS
9 5 (9.26%) .NET
9 5 (9.26%) DHTML
9 5 (9.26%) RESTful
9 5 (9.26%) Visualforce
10 4 (7.41%) ActiveMQ
10 4 (7.41%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.11%) Data Integration
3 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.85%) DataPower
4 1 (1.85%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.85%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.96%) Linux
2 2 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.85%) SUSE
3 1 (1.85%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.85%) Unix
3 1 (1.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (18.52%) SDLC
2 10 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (16.67%) ETL
4 7 (12.96%) Data Management
5 6 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 6 (11.11%) Front End Development
5 6 (11.11%) TOGAF
5 6 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 6 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
6 5 (9.26%) Data Migration
6 5 (9.26%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (9.26%) ITIL
6 5 (9.26%) Migration
6 5 (9.26%) Software Engineering
7 4 (7.41%) Data Modelling
7 4 (7.41%) E-Commerce
7 4 (7.41%) OO
7 4 (7.41%) Scrum
7 4 (7.41%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (48.15%) Java
2 12 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 11 (20.37%) SQL
4 6 (11.11%) C++
4 6 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 5 (9.26%) Apex Code
6 4 (7.41%) C#
6 4 (7.41%) VBScript
7 3 (5.56%) C
8 1 (1.85%) COBOL
8 1 (1.85%) PHP
8 1 (1.85%) Python
8 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) Sun Certification
2 1 (1.85%) BC Cleared
2 1 (1.85%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) OCMJD
2 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) QA
2 2 (3.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (22.22%) Oracle
2 9 (16.67%) Informatica
3 8 (14.81%) Genesys
4 7 (12.96%) IBM
4 7 (12.96%) TIBCO
5 5 (9.26%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (9.26%) Software AG
6 4 (7.41%) webMethods
7 3 (5.56%) Apigee
7 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
8 2 (3.70%) SAP
8 2 (3.70%) Talend
8 2 (3.70%) WSO2
9 1 (1.85%) Intel
9 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.85%) Sun
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