The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 77 69 39
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -30
Contract jobs citing SOA 21 16 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.59% 1.38% 4.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 1.72% 5.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 13
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £400 £379
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +5.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £46.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-21.19% +35.29%
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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 Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1104 931 593
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 83.51% 80.47% 76.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 766 638 330
Average daily rate £363 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 12
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +29.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £15.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.90 £110.00 £27.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOA across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

SOA
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

SOA Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

SOA
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOA across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

SOA Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

SOA
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

SOA Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 20 (46.51%) Java
2 19 (44.19%) Oracle
3 17 (39.53%) .NET
3 17 (39.53%) Finance
4 15 (34.88%) Enterprise Architecture
5 13 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (30.23%) XML
6 12 (27.91%) Microsoft
6 12 (27.91%) Oracle Database 11g
6 12 (27.91%) Oracle Database
7 11 (25.58%) C#
8 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET
8 9 (20.93%) MVC
8 9 (20.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 8 (18.60%) Middleware
9 8 (18.60%) CSS
9 8 (18.60%) HTML
9 8 (18.60%) Data Modelling
10 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
10 7 (16.28%) UML
10 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
10 7 (16.28%) REST
10 7 (16.28%) BPEL
11 6 (13.95%) TOGAF
11 6 (13.95%) Oracle BPEL
11 6 (13.95%) Oracle BPM
11 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (13.95%) Release Management
11 6 (13.95%) RUP
12 5 (11.63%) WSDL

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 9 (20.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (13.95%) Oracle BPEL
3 1 (2.33%) JBoss
3 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.33%) CMS
3 1 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.91%) Oracle Database 11g
1 12 (27.91%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle ODI
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.33%) DB2
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) SoapUI
2 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.33%) JIRA
3 1 (2.33%) Jasmine
General
1 17 (39.53%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (55.81%) Developer
2 12 (27.91%) Architect
3 8 (18.60%) SOA Developer
3 8 (18.60%) Designer
4 7 (16.28%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (13.95%) Principal Developer
6 5 (11.63%) SOA Designer
7 4 (9.30%) Tester
7 4 (9.30%) Solutions Designer
7 4 (9.30%) .NET Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Technical Architect
8 3 (6.98%) Analyst
9 2 (4.65%) Senior Test Analyst
9 2 (4.65%) Senior Tester
9 2 (4.65%) Test Analyst
9 2 (4.65%) Senior Analyst
10 1 (2.33%) Mobile Solutions Architect
10 1 (2.33%) Sitecore Developer
10 1 (2.33%) Mobility Architect
10 1 (2.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (39.53%) .NET
2 13 (30.23%) XML
3 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET
4 8 (18.60%) Middleware
4 8 (18.60%) CSS
4 8 (18.60%) HTML
5 7 (16.28%) REST
6 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (11.63%) WSDL
7 5 (11.63%) jQuery
8 4 (9.30%) JSON
8 4 (9.30%) Spring MVC
8 4 (9.30%) .NET Framework
8 4 (9.30%) Spring
8 4 (9.30%) Ajax
8 4 (9.30%) Hibernate
8 4 (9.30%) SOAP
8 4 (9.30%) Struts
8 4 (9.30%) Web Services
8 4 (9.30%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.33%) User Experience
2 1 (2.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.33%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.33%) IVR
2 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Apple iOS
1 3 (6.98%) Android
2 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.88%) Enterprise Architecture
2 13 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (20.93%) MVC
4 8 (18.60%) Data Modelling
5 7 (16.28%) UML
5 7 (16.28%) BPEL
6 6 (13.95%) TOGAF
6 6 (13.95%) Release Management
6 6 (13.95%) RUP
7 5 (11.63%) Waterfall
8 4 (9.30%) Change Control
8 4 (9.30%) OO
8 4 (9.30%) RAD
8 4 (9.30%) CRM
9 3 (6.98%) Analytics
9 3 (6.98%) Web Analytics
9 3 (6.98%) Data Mapping
10 2 (4.65%) Software Testing
10 2 (4.65%) Scrum
10 2 (4.65%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 20 (46.51%) Java
2 11 (25.58%) C#
3 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.98%) Ruby
5 2 (4.65%) SQL
6 1 (2.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) Degree
1 2 (4.65%) ISTQB
1 2 (4.65%) ISEB
1 2 (4.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 19 (44.19%) Oracle
2 12 (27.91%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.98%) IBM
4 2 (4.65%) SAP
5 1 (2.33%) Perforce
5 1 (2.33%) Sitecore
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 26 days ago