The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 24 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing SOA 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 1.14% 1.69% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 2.08% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £425 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £413
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.25 £52.50
% change year-on-year
+17.24% -30.95%
SOA
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
80 48 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 90.91% 81.36% 72.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 32 34
Median daily rate £425 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £318 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £525 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

SOA
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

SOA Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 24 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for SOA.

1 2 (66.67%) DB2
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Teradata
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Taxonomies
2 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (33.33%) Data Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (33.33%) Data Stewardship
2 1 (33.33%) Master Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Inmon Methodology
2 1 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (33.33%) Physical Data Model
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) DB2
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Messaging Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Messaging Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
1 1 (33.33%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Data Governance
1 1 (33.33%) Data Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) Data Stewardship
1 1 (33.33%) Inmon Methodology
1 1 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
1 1 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
1 1 (33.33%) Master Data Management
1 1 (33.33%) Physical Data Model
1 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
1 1 (33.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Teradata