The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 54 48 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing SOA 3 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.69% 1.58% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 2.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £369 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £470 £450
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £48.75
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -7.69%
SOA
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
339 401 368
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 77.57% 79.09% 71.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 228 201
Median daily rate £425 £400 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 19 12
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

SOA
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SOA Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

SOA
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
Gloucester -3 1 £388 -
Cheltenham - 1 - -
SOA
South West

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for SOA.

1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) Middleware
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (25.00%) NetBeans
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) JDBC
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) XSLT
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) JMS
3 1 (25.00%) UDDI
3 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (25.00%) IntelliJ
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) WSDL
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Cloudera
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (75.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (25.00%) Mule
2 1 (25.00%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) AMQP
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (25.00%) IntelliJ
1 1 (25.00%) NetBeans
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) DBA
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared DBA
2 1 (25.00%) AWS Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (25.00%) SOA Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (50.00%) Middleware
2 2 (50.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) JDBC
3 1 (25.00%) JMS
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) UDDI
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) WSDL
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Content Enrichment
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (25.00%) Microservices
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Apprenda
2 1 (25.00%) Cloudera
2 1 (25.00%) MuleSoft