The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 16 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SOA 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 1.67% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.27% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£525 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £413 £388
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £52.50 £31.46
% change year-on-year
-30.95% +66.87%
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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 Knutsford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
44 49 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 73.33% 63.64% 78.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 30 47
Average daily rate £375 £413 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +11.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £478 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOA across the Knutsford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Ant
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) AquaLogic
2 1 (33.33%) PKI
2 1 (33.33%) Lombardi
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) OAuth
2 1 (33.33%) Pega
2 1 (33.33%) PaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) SAML
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) AquaLogic
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (33.33%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Ant
1 1 (33.33%) Lombardi
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architect
2 1 (33.33%) TIBCO Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) OAuth
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) SAML
2 1 (33.33%) Rendezvous
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) AIX
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Pega
2 1 (33.33%) TIBCO