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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 68 64 62
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Contract jobs citing SOA 32 45 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.37% 2.80% 1.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.78% 3.30% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 37 12
Median daily rate £488 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.28% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £250 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £450 £440
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £41.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
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
1151 1365 785
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 85.39% 85.05% 79.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 768 954 508
Median daily rate £420 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 28 18
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £11.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +31.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.52 £10.66 £8.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £37.04 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 56 (62.22%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (61.11%) TDD
2 55 (61.11%) Java
3 43 (47.78%) Microservices
4 42 (46.67%) RESTful
5 38 (42.22%) Git (software)
6 36 (40.00%) Spring
7 32 (35.56%) Scrum
8 31 (34.44%) JavaScript
9 28 (31.11%) OO
10 26 (28.89%) Continuous Integration
11 24 (26.67%) HTML
12 23 (25.56%) CSS
12 23 (25.56%) OOP
12 23 (25.56%) Pair Programming
13 22 (24.44%) Scala
14 21 (23.33%) Open Source
14 21 (23.33%) Puppet
14 21 (23.33%) Hibernate
14 21 (23.33%) Maven
15 20 (22.22%) Groovy
15 20 (22.22%) HTML5
15 20 (22.22%) Clojure
15 20 (22.22%) CSS3
15 20 (22.22%) Docker
15 20 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
15 20 (22.22%) Jenkins
15 20 (22.22%) Software Delivery
15 20 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
16 19 (21.11%) GitHub

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 8 (8.89%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.44%) Apache Solr
3 4 (4.44%) CMS
3 4 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (4.44%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (3.33%) Confluence
4 3 (3.33%) Mule
4 3 (3.33%) Mule ESB
5 1 (1.11%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.11%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (5.56%) InfoPath
2 2 (2.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (21.11%) GitHub
2 4 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 5 (5.56%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.11%) Big Data
4 1 (1.11%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 38 (42.22%) Git (software)
2 21 (23.33%) Maven
3 20 (22.22%) Jenkins
4 19 (21.11%) JIRA
4 19 (21.11%) Mercurial
5 7 (7.78%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (6.67%) Visual Studio
7 4 (4.44%) JUnit
8 3 (3.33%) Babel
8 3 (3.33%) Liquibase
8 3 (3.33%) SonarQube
8 3 (3.33%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (3.33%) webpack
9 2 (2.22%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (2.22%) Selenium
9 2 (2.22%) SoapUI
10 1 (1.11%) Ant
10 1 (1.11%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.11%) FitNesse
10 1 (1.11%) JMeter
General
1 16 (17.78%) Retail
2 7 (7.78%) Local Government
3 4 (4.44%) Finance
4 3 (3.33%) Banking
5 1 (1.11%) Advertising
5 1 (1.11%) Billing
5 1 (1.11%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.11%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (53.33%) Developer
2 29 (32.22%) Senior Developer
3 28 (31.11%) Java Developer
3 28 (31.11%) Senior Java Developer
4 20 (22.22%) Scala Developer
5 19 (21.11%) Java Scala Developer
5 19 (21.11%) Senior Java Scala Developer
5 19 (21.11%) Senior Scala Developer
6 15 (16.67%) Technical Leader
7 12 (13.33%) Architect
8 8 (8.89%) .NET Developer
8 8 (8.89%) C# Developer
9 7 (7.78%) Integration Engineer
9 7 (7.78%) Java Engineer
9 7 (7.78%) Ruby Engineer
9 7 (7.78%) Splunk Engineer
10 6 (6.67%) Linux Developer
10 6 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (4.44%) C# .NET Developer
12 3 (3.33%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (46.67%) RESTful
2 36 (40.00%) Spring
3 24 (26.67%) HTML
4 23 (25.56%) CSS
5 21 (23.33%) Hibernate
6 20 (22.22%) CSS3
6 20 (22.22%) HTML5
7 17 (18.89%) .NET
8 16 (17.78%) Spring Boot
9 12 (13.33%) SOAP
10 10 (11.11%) .NET Framework
11 9 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (8.89%) JSON
12 8 (8.89%) XML
13 7 (7.78%) AngularJS
13 7 (7.78%) ASP.NET
13 7 (7.78%) Node.js
14 6 (6.67%) Express
14 6 (6.67%) React
14 6 (6.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (8.89%) N-Tier
3 6 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.22%) User Experience
5 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.33%) Linux
2 3 (3.33%) Windows
3 1 (1.11%) CentOS
3 1 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (62.22%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (61.11%) TDD
3 43 (47.78%) Microservices
4 32 (35.56%) Scrum
5 28 (31.11%) OO
6 26 (28.89%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (25.56%) OOP
7 23 (25.56%) Pair Programming
8 21 (23.33%) Open Source
9 20 (22.22%) Software Delivery
10 9 (10.00%) User Stories
11 8 (8.89%) Build Automation
11 8 (8.89%) Workflow
12 7 (7.78%) API Integration
12 7 (7.78%) Coaching
12 7 (7.78%) Information Security
12 7 (7.78%) MVC
13 6 (6.67%) BDD
13 6 (6.67%) Front End Development
13 6 (6.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 55 (61.11%) Java
2 31 (34.44%) JavaScript
3 22 (24.44%) Scala
4 20 (22.22%) Clojure
4 20 (22.22%) Groovy
5 17 (18.89%) C#
6 8 (8.89%) Python
6 8 (8.89%) Ruby
7 5 (5.56%) SQL
8 4 (4.44%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.11%) F#
9 1 (1.11%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.11%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (3.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.11%) ISEB
2 1 (1.11%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 20 (22.22%) Docker
1 20 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (23.33%) Puppet
2 3 (3.33%) Bareos
2 3 (3.33%) yum
3 1 (1.11%) Ansible
3 1 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (7.78%) Microsoft
1 7 (7.78%) Splunk
2 4 (4.44%) Sitecore
3 3 (3.33%) MuleSoft
4 2 (2.22%) Oracle
5 1 (1.11%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
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