The table below looks at the statistics 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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SOA Developer
Rank 394 413 380
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -33
Contract jobs requiring an SOA Developer 8 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.035% 0.049% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.053% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 2
Average daily rate
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£450 £438 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £385 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £444 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+18.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 - -
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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
21339 22648 19961
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.23% 93.06% 93.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 15381 15601 13363
Average daily rate £435 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.57% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 399 386 546
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £39.51 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 18 December 2014.

SOA Developer Daily Rate Histogram in London

SOA Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 19 (100.00%) SOA
2 17 (89.47%) Oracle
3 13 (68.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 7 (36.84%) Finance
5 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database
6 5 (26.32%) REST
6 5 (26.32%) Java
6 5 (26.32%) SQL
7 4 (21.05%) XSD
7 4 (21.05%) Middleware
7 4 (21.05%) WSDL
7 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (21.05%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (21.05%) Oracle Fusion
7 4 (21.05%) Data Extraction
7 4 (21.05%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
8 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
8 3 (15.79%) Oracle Service Bus
8 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (15.79%) XML
8 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
8 3 (15.79%) BPEL
8 3 (15.79%) Mercator
8 3 (15.79%) XSLT
9 2 (10.53%) UNIX
9 2 (10.53%) Windows
9 2 (10.53%) Solaris
9 2 (10.53%) UML

SOA Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 13 (68.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
3 2 (10.53%) AquaLogic
4 1 (5.26%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (10.53%) AquaLogic BPM
2 1 (5.26%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.53%) Ant
2 2 (10.53%) Maven
2 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.26%) Hudson
3 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.26%) Subversion
3 1 (5.26%) JDeveloper
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.53%) Investment Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Advertising
3 2 (10.53%) Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Retail
4 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) REST
2 4 (21.05%) XSD
2 4 (21.05%) Middleware
2 4 (21.05%) WSDL
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (15.79%) XML
3 3 (15.79%) XSLT
4 2 (10.53%) XSL
4 2 (10.53%) JDBC
4 2 (10.53%) Web Services
5 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
5 1 (5.26%) JSON
5 1 (5.26%) .NET
5 1 (5.26%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Data Extraction
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) SWIFT
2 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) UNIX
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
1 2 (10.53%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) SOA
2 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (15.79%) BPEL
4 2 (10.53%) UML
4 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Integration Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Use Case
4 2 (10.53%) Web Application Development
5 1 (5.26%) BDD
5 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) TDD
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) Java
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
2 2 (10.53%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Mercator
3 2 (10.53%) BEA
3 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
3 2 (10.53%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (5.26%) CollabNet
4 1 (5.26%) PeopleSoft
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