The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 25 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SOA 3 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 2.07% - 6.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.68% - 7.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £300 - £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+4.44% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £40.60 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+8.37% +0.24%
SOA
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Exeter region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
112 122 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 77.24% 70.11% 89.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 63 57
Median daily rate £340 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £448 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 4
Median hourly rate £32.50 £27.48 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.27% +111.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

SOA
Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

SOA Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

SOA
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Exeter region with a requirement for SOA.

1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) iPad
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) WinForms
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter 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 2 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Agile .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Agile C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Java Analyst Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Financials Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle