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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 64 43 58
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +15
Contract jobs citing SOA 22 46 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.98% 3.23% 2.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.34% 3.78% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 34 11
Median daily rate £510 £458 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.47% +10.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £451 £448
% change year-on-year
-0.22% +0.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £48.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+13.98% +20.62%

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
939 1218 971
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 84.59% 85.53% 85.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 607 828 709
Median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £560 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 23 8
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.77 £10.36 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.86 £45.10 £29.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017, 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 29 (56.86%) Java
2 27 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (52.94%) TDD
3 20 (39.22%) SOAP
4 17 (33.33%) OO
4 17 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 16 (31.37%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (31.37%) Mule
5 16 (31.37%) RESTful
5 16 (31.37%) MuleSoft
5 16 (31.37%) Mule ESB
6 15 (29.41%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (29.41%) .NET
6 15 (29.41%) HTML
6 15 (29.41%) Middleware
7 14 (27.45%) Open Source
8 12 (23.53%) Scrum
9 11 (21.57%) Hibernate
9 11 (21.57%) Microservices
10 10 (19.61%) REST
10 10 (19.61%) SDLC
10 10 (19.61%) Spring
10 10 (19.61%) OOP
10 10 (19.61%) E-Commerce
11 9 (17.65%) J2EE
11 9 (17.65%) C#
11 9 (17.65%) Pair Programming
11 9 (17.65%) Scala
11 9 (17.65%) Git (software)
11 9 (17.65%) AngularJS

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 16 (31.37%) Mule
1 16 (31.37%) Mule ESB
2 6 (11.76%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (11.76%) Confluence
3 5 (9.80%) SharePoint
4 4 (7.84%) CMS
5 3 (5.88%) Apache Solr
5 3 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (5.88%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (5.88%) WebLogic
6 2 (3.92%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (1.96%) IIS
7 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.96%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.73%) GitHub
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) Internet
2 1 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.84%) NoSQL
2 4 (7.84%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.88%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.92%) MySQL
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.92%) Riak
5 1 (1.96%) Big Data
5 1 (1.96%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 7 (13.73%) Mercurial
3 6 (11.76%) JIRA
4 5 (9.80%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (9.80%) Visual Studio
5 4 (7.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (5.88%) Maven
7 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.96%) Babel
8 1 (1.96%) JProfiler
8 1 (1.96%) JUnit
8 1 (1.96%) LoadUI
8 1 (1.96%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (1.96%) Selenium
8 1 (1.96%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.96%) VisualVM
8 1 (1.96%) webpack
General
1 6 (11.76%) Local Government
2 3 (5.88%) Retail
3 2 (3.92%) Finance
4 1 (1.96%) Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Billing
4 1 (1.96%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (70.59%) Developer
2 12 (23.53%) Java Developer
3 9 (17.65%) Senior Developer
4 8 (15.69%) Scala Developer
4 8 (15.69%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (13.73%) Integration Developer
5 7 (13.73%) Java Scala Developer
5 7 (13.73%) MuleSoft Developer
5 7 (13.73%) Senior Java Scala Developer
5 7 (13.73%) Senior Scala Developer
6 6 (11.76%) Architect
6 6 (11.76%) Technical Leader
7 5 (9.80%) .NET Developer
8 3 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (5.88%) C# Developer
9 2 (3.92%) .NET Software Developer
9 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 2 (3.92%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Oracle DBA
9 2 (3.92%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (39.22%) SOAP
2 16 (31.37%) RESTful
3 15 (29.41%) .NET
3 15 (29.41%) HTML
3 15 (29.41%) Middleware
4 11 (21.57%) Hibernate
5 10 (19.61%) REST
5 10 (19.61%) Spring
6 9 (17.65%) AngularJS
6 9 (17.65%) J2EE
7 8 (15.69%) CSS
7 8 (15.69%) CSS3
7 8 (15.69%) HTML5
8 7 (13.73%) EJB
8 7 (13.73%) JMS
8 7 (13.73%) Web Services
9 6 (11.76%) .NET Framework
9 6 (11.76%) Servlets
10 5 (9.80%) Ajax
10 5 (9.80%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (29.41%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (13.73%) N-Tier
3 3 (5.88%) Algorithms
3 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.96%) FMCG
4 1 (1.96%) RIA
4 1 (1.96%) User Experience
4 1 (1.96%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.96%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.84%) Windows
2 3 (5.88%) Linux
2 3 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (3.92%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.96%) CentOS
4 1 (1.96%) Unix
4 1 (1.96%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
1 27 (52.94%) TDD
2 17 (33.33%) OO
3 16 (31.37%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (27.45%) Open Source
5 12 (23.53%) Scrum
6 11 (21.57%) Microservices
7 10 (19.61%) E-Commerce
7 10 (19.61%) OOP
7 10 (19.61%) SDLC
8 9 (17.65%) Pair Programming
9 8 (15.69%) EAI
9 8 (15.69%) Software Delivery
9 8 (15.69%) SOLID
10 6 (11.76%) API Development
10 6 (11.76%) B2B
10 6 (11.76%) Build Automation
10 6 (11.76%) OOD
11 5 (9.80%) Front End Development
11 5 (9.80%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 29 (56.86%) Java
2 17 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 9 (17.65%) C#
3 9 (17.65%) Scala
4 8 (15.69%) Clojure
4 8 (15.69%) Groovy
5 5 (9.80%) SQL
6 3 (5.88%) Python
6 3 (5.88%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.92%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.96%) C
8 1 (1.96%) F#
8 1 (1.96%) Ruby
8 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) OCP
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 8 (15.69%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (9.80%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (9.80%) Ansible
1 5 (9.80%) Puppet
2 2 (3.92%) Data Guard
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 16 (31.37%) MuleSoft
2 7 (13.73%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.88%) Oracle
3 3 (5.88%) Red Hat
3 3 (5.88%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £575.00 - £625 per day
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