The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had SOA Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
SOA Architect
Rank 59 59 64
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs requiring an SOA Architect 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.48% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.17% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £450 - £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £550
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - -
SOA Architect
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
606 605 699
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.04% 93.22% 96.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 309 415
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 57 32
Median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -5.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £7.28 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

SOA Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Hertfordshire region that featured SOA Architect in the job title.

SOA Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

SOA Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SOA Architect Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

SOA Architect Skill Set
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, SOA Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hertfordshire region featuring SOA Architect in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) E-business

SOA Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) E-business
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle