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 29 May 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing SOA 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £49.25 £31.46
% change year-on-year
-26.39% +56.54%
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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 Gatwick region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gatwick
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
73 18 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 93.59% 75.00% 55.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 9 14
Average daily rate £343 £225 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.22% -45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £378 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 £17.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+164.70% -47.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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

SOA
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gatwick region citing SOA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SOA.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) JMS
1 3 (100.00%) SAML
1 3 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Maven
1 3 (100.00%) Mule
1 3 (100.00%) OAuth
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
1 3 (100.00%) SaaS
1 3 (100.00%) REST
1 3 (100.00%) GitHub
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (100.00%) Mule ESB
1 3 (100.00%) CloudHub
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Cloud
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Use Case
3 1 (33.33%) MuleSoft

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gatwick region citing SOA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SOA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) Mule
1 3 (100.00%) Mule ESB
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) SaaS
1 3 (100.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Maven
General
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Cloud Developer
3 1 (33.33%) MuleSoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) JMS
1 3 (100.00%) SAML
1 3 (100.00%) OAuth
1 3 (100.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (33.33%) MuleSoft