The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank - 16 -
Contract jobs citing SOA 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick - 3.85% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 4.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £438 £410
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +6.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.00 £38.43 £49.25
% change year-on-year
+27.52% -21.97%
SOA
West Sussex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gatwick
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
62 70 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 92.54% 89.74% 89.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 48 7
Average daily rate £400 £363 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +61.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Average hourly rate £42.75 £45.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +172.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £12.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £36.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOA across the Gatwick region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

SOA
Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

SOA Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

SOA
Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

SOA Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick