The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 23 22 29
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Contract jobs citing SOA 4 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 2.82% 1.96% 1.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.17% 2.40% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Median daily rate £450 £375 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +2.04%
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £431 £410
% change year-on-year
+9.12% +5.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £38.43 £46.00
% change year-on-year
+23.61% -16.46%
SOA
Surrey

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
126 167 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 88.73% 81.86% 81.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 103 80
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £220 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 6 7
Median hourly rate £25.00 £18.90 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.27% -43.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.46 £15.75 £13.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £39.00 £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

SOA
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

SOA Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

SOA
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

SOA Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Guildford region with a requirement for SOA.

1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Terminal Server
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) SCVMM
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) XenApp
1 4 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 4 (100.00%) Network Management
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (100.00%) High Availability
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (50.00%) PMP
3 2 (50.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Ericsson
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Customer Engagement

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
General
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms Architect
3 1 (25.00%) SOA Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Unix Architect
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) High Availability
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Network Management
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (50.00%) PMP
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) Terminal Server
1 4 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) XenApp
1 4 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Ericsson