The first table below looks at the demand for the SOA Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SOA Developer
Rank 407 405 411
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Contract jobs requiring an SOA Developer 4 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.017% 0.037% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.040% 0.016%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 3
Average daily rate
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£475 £488 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £338 £455
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £568 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £470
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21896 22402 24433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.73% 92.40% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 15020 15258 15837
Average daily rate £425 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 401 470 647
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
SOA Developer
England

SOA Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOA Developer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SOA Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

SOA Developer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SOA Developer Daily Rate Trend in London

SOA Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOA Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

SOA Developer Daily Rate Histogram in London

SOA Developer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOA Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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England

SOA Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited SOA Developer in their job title 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 with SOA Developer in their job title.

1 12 (100.00%) SOA
2 11 (91.67%) Oracle
3 10 (83.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 9 (75.00%) Web Services
5 8 (66.67%) Oracle Fusion
6 7 (58.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 7 (58.33%) Middleware
6 7 (58.33%) BPEL
7 6 (50.00%) Oracle BPM
7 6 (50.00%) Oracle Service Bus
8 5 (41.67%) Complex Event Processing
8 5 (41.67%) Oracle BPEL
8 5 (41.67%) XML
8 5 (41.67%) SQL
9 4 (33.33%) Java
9 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
9 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
10 3 (25.00%) REST
10 3 (25.00%) Scrum
10 3 (25.00%) Change Management
10 3 (25.00%) XSD
10 3 (25.00%) WSDL
11 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (16.67%) JDeveloper
11 2 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (16.67%) JDBC
11 2 (16.67%) Python
11 2 (16.67%) XSL
11 2 (16.67%) XSLT

SOA Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited SOA Developer in their job title 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 with SOA Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (83.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle BPEL
4 1 (8.33%) LiveLink
Business Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) FTP
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Ant
1 2 (16.67%) JDeveloper
1 2 (16.67%) Subversion
1 2 (16.67%) Hudson
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) Web Services
2 8 (66.67%) Oracle Fusion
3 7 (58.33%) Middleware
4 5 (41.67%) XML
5 3 (25.00%) XSD
5 3 (25.00%) REST
5 3 (25.00%) WSDL
6 2 (16.67%) XSL
6 2 (16.67%) XSLT
6 2 (16.67%) JDBC
7 1 (8.33%) SOAP
7 1 (8.33%) .NET
7 1 (8.33%) J2EE
7 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
7 1 (8.33%) EDI
7 1 (8.33%) JMS
7 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (8.33%) XML Messaging
7 1 (8.33%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) SOA
2 7 (58.33%) BPEL
3 5 (41.67%) Complex Event Processing
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) Change Management
5 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (16.67%) UML
5 2 (16.67%) Use Case
5 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
6 1 (8.33%) BPMN
6 1 (8.33%) Wealth Management
6 1 (8.33%) RUP
6 1 (8.33%) CRM
6 1 (8.33%) ERP
6 1 (8.33%) EAI
6 1 (8.33%) B2B
6 1 (8.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 2 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) XQuery
4 1 (8.33%) XPath
4 1 (8.33%) Groovy
4 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (16.67%) CollabNet
3 1 (8.33%) Mercator
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