The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 74 68 62
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Contract jobs citing SOA 34 40 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.32% 2.39% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.69% 2.82% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 30 12
Median daily rate £488 £303 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.15% -32.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £225 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £528 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £450 £435
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +21.42%
SOA
West Yorkshire

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
1266 1416 825
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 86.48% 84.69% 81.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 873 1028 544
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £525 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 28 15
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.25 £11.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.91% +33.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.58 £9.45 £8.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £37.04 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing SOA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 31 August 2016.

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 31 August 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 Leeds region with a requirement for SOA.

1 58 (52.73%) Java
1 58 (52.73%) Agile Software Development
1 58 (52.73%) TDD
2 47 (42.73%) Microservices
3 43 (39.09%) RESTful
4 40 (36.36%) Git (software)
5 38 (34.55%) Spring
6 33 (30.00%) Scrum
7 32 (29.09%) JavaScript
8 29 (26.36%) OO
9 28 (25.45%) OOP
10 26 (23.64%) Continuous Integration
11 25 (22.73%) HTML
11 25 (22.73%) CSS
12 24 (21.82%) Pair Programming
13 23 (20.91%) Hibernate
14 22 (20.00%) Finance
14 22 (20.00%) Scala
14 22 (20.00%) Open Source
14 22 (20.00%) HTML5
14 22 (20.00%) CSS3
14 22 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
14 22 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
15 21 (19.09%) Software Delivery
15 21 (19.09%) Clojure
15 21 (19.09%) GitHub
15 21 (19.09%) Mercurial
15 21 (19.09%) Groovy
15 21 (19.09%) Maven
16 20 (18.18%) Banking

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 7 (6.36%) Apache Solr
1 7 (6.36%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (3.64%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (3.64%) CMS
2 4 (3.64%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (2.73%) Confluence
4 2 (1.82%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (1.82%) Mule
4 2 (1.82%) Mule ESB
4 2 (1.82%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.91%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.91%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.91%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.82%) InfoPath
1 2 (1.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.91%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (0.91%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 21 (19.09%) GitHub
2 4 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.91%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.27%) MongoDB
2 8 (7.27%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.82%) Big Data
3 2 (1.82%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.91%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 40 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 21 (19.09%) Maven
2 21 (19.09%) Mercurial
3 20 (18.18%) Jenkins
4 19 (17.27%) JIRA
5 4 (3.64%) JUnit
5 4 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.73%) Babel
6 3 (2.73%) Liquibase
6 3 (2.73%) SonarQube
6 3 (2.73%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (2.73%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.73%) webpack
7 2 (1.82%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (1.82%) Selenium
7 2 (1.82%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.91%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.91%) JProfiler
8 1 (0.91%) LoadUI
8 1 (0.91%) VisualVM
General
1 22 (20.00%) Finance
2 20 (18.18%) Banking
2 20 (18.18%) Retail
3 3 (2.73%) Local Government
4 2 (1.82%) Billing
4 2 (1.82%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.91%) Advertising
5 1 (0.91%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.91%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (44.55%) Developer
2 30 (27.27%) Architect
3 29 (26.36%) Java Developer
3 29 (26.36%) Senior Developer
3 29 (26.36%) Senior Java Developer
4 21 (19.09%) Java Scala Developer
4 21 (19.09%) Scala Developer
4 21 (19.09%) Senior Java Scala Developer
4 21 (19.09%) Senior Scala Developer
5 19 (17.27%) Solutions Architect
6 11 (10.00%) Technical Leader
7 10 (9.09%) Integration Engineer
7 10 (9.09%) Java Engineer
7 10 (9.09%) Ruby Engineer
7 10 (9.09%) Splunk Engineer
8 8 (7.27%) .NET Developer
8 8 (7.27%) C# Developer
9 6 (5.45%) Linux Developer
10 4 (3.64%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (3.64%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (39.09%) RESTful
2 38 (34.55%) Spring
3 25 (22.73%) CSS
3 25 (22.73%) HTML
4 23 (20.91%) Hibernate
5 22 (20.00%) CSS3
5 22 (20.00%) HTML5
6 17 (15.45%) .NET
7 16 (14.55%) Spring Boot
8 12 (10.91%) ASP.NET Web API
9 10 (9.09%) ASP.NET
9 10 (9.09%) SOAP
10 8 (7.27%) Ajax
10 8 (7.27%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (6.36%) .NET Framework
11 7 (6.36%) jQuery
11 7 (6.36%) KnockoutJS
11 7 (6.36%) Web Services
11 7 (6.36%) XML
12 6 (5.45%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.64%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.82%) User Experience
5 1 (0.91%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.91%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.91%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.91%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.91%) Linux
2 2 (1.82%) Windows
3 1 (0.91%) CentOS
3 1 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (52.73%) Agile Software Development
1 58 (52.73%) TDD
2 47 (42.73%) Microservices
3 33 (30.00%) Scrum
4 29 (26.36%) OO
5 28 (25.45%) OOP
6 26 (23.64%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (21.82%) Pair Programming
8 22 (20.00%) Open Source
9 21 (19.09%) Software Delivery
10 18 (16.36%) TOGAF
11 14 (12.73%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (11.82%) Content Management
13 10 (9.09%) API Integration
13 10 (9.09%) Information Security
13 10 (9.09%) MVC
14 9 (8.18%) User Stories
15 8 (7.27%) Front End Development
16 7 (6.36%) Coaching
16 7 (6.36%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 58 (52.73%) Java
2 32 (29.09%) JavaScript
3 22 (20.00%) Scala
4 21 (19.09%) Clojure
4 21 (19.09%) Groovy
5 17 (15.45%) C#
6 10 (9.09%) Python
6 10 (9.09%) Ruby
7 8 (7.27%) SQL
8 7 (6.36%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.91%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.91%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (2.73%) Degree
2 1 (0.91%) ISEB
2 1 (0.91%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.91%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 22 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
2 19 (17.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (18.18%) Puppet
2 3 (2.73%) Bareos
2 3 (2.73%) yum
3 1 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (9.09%) Splunk
2 7 (6.36%) Sitecore
3 5 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.73%) Oracle
5 2 (1.82%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.91%) IBM
6 1 (0.91%) IBM Sterling
6 1 (0.91%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
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