The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had SOA Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SOA Designer
Rank 613 598 573
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -25
Contract jobs requiring an SOA Designer 12 21 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.041% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.044% 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 10
Median daily rate £465 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £430 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £465 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SOA Designer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46717 48225 45605
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.87% 94.81% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 30823 30939 28425
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1380 1834 1871
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

SOA Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured SOA Designer in the job title.

SOA Designer Jobs Demand Trend in England

SOA Designer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SOA Designer Daily Rate Trend in England

SOA Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

SOA Designer Hourly Rate Trend in England

SOA Designer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOA Designer within the England region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
South East -2 10 £465 +3.33%
East of England +12 1 £575 +27.77%
London -2 1 - -
SOA Designer
UK

SOA Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, SOA Designer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring SOA Designer in the job title.

1 33 (100.00%) SOA
2 26 (78.79%) SOAP
3 23 (69.70%) XSD
3 23 (69.70%) WSDL
4 22 (66.67%) Data Modelling
4 22 (66.67%) XML
5 20 (60.61%) SoapUI
6 19 (57.58%) Oracle
7 13 (39.39%) Telecoms
7 13 (39.39%) Test Strategy
8 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
9 5 (15.15%) WebSphere
9 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
9 5 (15.15%) .NET
9 5 (15.15%) J2EE
9 5 (15.15%) REST
9 5 (15.15%) Oracle Service Bus
9 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (12.12%) Microservices
10 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (12.12%) User Stories
10 4 (12.12%) C#
10 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
10 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
10 4 (12.12%) Reverse Engineering
11 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (9.09%) Use Case
11 3 (9.09%) .NET Framework
11 3 (9.09%) AOP

SOA Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 5 (15.15%) Oracle Service Bus
1 5 (15.15%) WebSphere
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (6.06%) Mule
4 1 (3.03%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Veeva
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 20 (60.61%) SoapUI
2 3 (9.09%) VisualAge
2 3 (9.09%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 13 (39.39%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.09%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Finance
3 2 (6.06%) Retail
4 1 (3.03%) Marketing
4 1 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (78.79%) SOAP
2 23 (69.70%) WSDL
2 23 (69.70%) XSD
3 22 (66.67%) XML
4 5 (15.15%) .NET
4 5 (15.15%) J2EE
4 5 (15.15%) REST
5 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (9.09%) .NET Framework
7 2 (6.06%) Java EE
7 2 (6.06%) Middleware
7 2 (6.06%) XSLT
8 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Hybrid Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) SOA
2 22 (66.67%) Data Modelling
3 13 (39.39%) Test Strategy
4 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
6 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
6 4 (12.12%) Microservices
6 4 (12.12%) Reverse Engineering
6 4 (12.12%) User Stories
7 3 (9.09%) AOP
7 3 (9.09%) OO
7 3 (9.09%) Project Management
7 3 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (9.09%) TDD
7 3 (9.09%) Use Case
8 2 (6.06%) BPEL
8 2 (6.06%) Business Activity Monitoring
8 2 (6.06%) UML
9 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (3.03%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) C#
2 3 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 19 (57.58%) Oracle
2 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.09%) IBM
4 2 (6.06%) TIBCO
4 2 (6.06%) webMethods
5 1 (3.03%) Red Hat