The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank - 49 31
Contract jobs citing SOA 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex - 0.27% 1.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.32% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £450 £413
% change year-on-year
+4.44% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.60 £43.25
% change year-on-year
+10.83% -6.12%
SOA
South East

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 Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
229 311 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 80.92% 84.97% 67.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 220 99
Median daily rate £413 £410 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.73% +17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 20
Median hourly rate £21.36 £21.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.82 £13.00 £13.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £22.25 £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

SOA
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

SOA Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Sussex region with a requirement for SOA.

1 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (75.00%) Guidewire
1 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) NUnit
3 1 (25.00%) Billing
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (25.00%) MSTest
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Moq
1 1 (25.00%) MSTest
1 1 (25.00%) NUnit
1 1 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 1 (25.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Agile C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Angular Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) CSS3
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) RESTful
1 1 (25.00%) StructureMap
1 1 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
1 1 (25.00%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) CQRS
3 1 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Guidewire