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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SOA Designer
Rank 614 620 614
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Contract jobs requiring an SOA Designer 3 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.006% 0.032% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.034% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 13 8
Median daily rate - £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £450 £450
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
46288 49909 49165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.61% 95.03% 92.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 30548 32428 30599
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1517 1920 2004
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 1 October 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 +9 3 - - 2
SOA Designer
UK

SOA Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 15 (100.00%) SOA
2 12 (80.00%) XSD
3 11 (73.33%) WSDL
3 11 (73.33%) SOAP
3 11 (73.33%) XML
4 10 (66.67%) Oracle
4 10 (66.67%) SoapUI
5 8 (53.33%) Data Modelling
5 8 (53.33%) Telecoms
6 4 (26.67%) Test Strategy
7 3 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (20.00%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (13.33%) EAI
8 2 (13.33%) Java
8 2 (13.33%) JBoss
9 1 (6.67%) VisualAge
9 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
9 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
9 1 (6.67%) .NET
9 1 (6.67%) J2EE
9 1 (6.67%) OO
9 1 (6.67%) IBM
9 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
9 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
9 1 (6.67%) Middleware
9 1 (6.67%) Project Management
9 1 (6.67%) Banking
9 1 (6.67%) Spring

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 3 (20.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (13.33%) JBoss
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 10 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 1 (6.67%) VisualAge
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 8 (53.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) XSD
2 11 (73.33%) SOAP
2 11 (73.33%) WSDL
2 11 (73.33%) XML
3 1 (6.67%) .NET
3 1 (6.67%) Apache Camel
3 1 (6.67%) Apache CXF
3 1 (6.67%) J2EE
3 1 (6.67%) Middleware
3 1 (6.67%) REST
3 1 (6.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Hybrid Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) SOA
2 8 (53.33%) Data Modelling
3 4 (26.67%) Test Strategy
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) EAI
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.67%) OO
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Re-Platforming
5 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (6.67%) Software Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) IBM
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat