The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had SOA Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SOA Developer
Rank 420 423 400
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -23
Contract jobs requiring an SOA Developer 8 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.037% 0.034% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.036% 0.078%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 13
Median daily rate £438 £510 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.21% +27.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £381 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £625 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SOA Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20558 22106 21788
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.14% 94.61% 95.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 14897 15440 15139
Median daily rate £463 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 369 391
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.72 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.23% +12.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £52.17 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

SOA Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured SOA Developer in the job title.

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 29 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOA Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +48 2 £358 -20.55% 1
SOA Developer
England

SOA Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, SOA Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring SOA Developer in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) SOA
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle
3 5 (41.67%) Web Services
3 5 (41.67%) .NET
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) SOAP
4 4 (33.33%) Middleware
4 4 (33.33%) XML
5 3 (25.00%) Windows
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (25.00%) Java
5 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 3 (25.00%) OO
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (25.00%) REST
5 3 (25.00%) Microservices
6 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (16.67%) DevOps
6 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (16.67%) RESTful
6 2 (16.67%) SDLC
6 2 (16.67%) SOLID
6 2 (16.67%) MSMQ
6 2 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (16.67%) C#
6 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
6 2 (16.67%) IIS
6 2 (16.67%) Change Management
6 2 (16.67%) WCF

SOA Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 2 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (16.67%) IIS
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Service Bus
1 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (8.33%) JBoss
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (8.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) AMQP
1 1 (8.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
2 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Subversion
1 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) Gerrit
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) GitLab
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) Mercurial
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (8.33%) Advertising
1 1 (8.33%) Back Office
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
1 5 (41.67%) Web Services
2 4 (33.33%) Middleware
2 4 (33.33%) SOAP
2 4 (33.33%) XML
3 3 (25.00%) REST
4 2 (16.67%) MSMQ
4 2 (16.67%) RESTful
4 2 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (16.67%) Spring
4 2 (16.67%) WCF
5 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
5 1 (8.33%) Java EE
5 1 (8.33%) JMS
5 1 (8.33%) JSON
5 1 (8.33%) Spring MVC
5 1 (8.33%) WSDL
5 1 (8.33%) XML Messaging
5 1 (8.33%) XSD
5 1 (8.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
1 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
1 1 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) SOA
2 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (25.00%) Microservices
2 3 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 2 (16.67%) SDLC
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) SOLID
4 1 (8.33%) ERP
4 1 (8.33%) MVC
4 1 (8.33%) OOD
4 1 (8.33%) Open Source
4 1 (8.33%) OpenUP
4 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Test Planning
4 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Java
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) Ruby
3 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Siebel