The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 15 18 29
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +11
Contract jobs citing SOA 13 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 7.65% 4.00% 4.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.78% 5.00% 4.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 10
Median daily rate £438 £588 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.53% +2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £575 £550
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £588 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £450 £438
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 £41.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.87% +10.00%
SOA
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
148 120 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 87.06% 80.00% 94.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 84 159
Median daily rate £446 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 4
Median hourly rate £12.00 £39.00 £43.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.23% -10.78%
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 Luton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Luton region citing SOA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

SOA
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

SOA Daily Rate Trend in Luton

SOA
Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOA across the Luton region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

SOA Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 25 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 Luton region with a requirement for SOA.

1 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (61.54%) C#
3 15 (57.69%) Enterprise Architecture
4 14 (53.85%) .NET
5 12 (46.15%) E-Commerce
6 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
7 9 (34.62%) Web Services
7 9 (34.62%) SharePoint
7 9 (34.62%) Supplier Management
7 9 (34.62%) TOGAF
7 9 (34.62%) Business Development
7 9 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (34.62%) Degree
7 9 (34.62%) NoSQL
7 9 (34.62%) Linked Data
7 9 (34.62%) Presales
7 9 (34.62%) Virtual Servers
8 7 (26.92%) REST
8 7 (26.92%) SOAP
8 7 (26.92%) Data Modelling
9 6 (23.08%) API Design
10 5 (19.23%) Microservices
10 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
10 5 (19.23%) TDD
10 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
11 4 (15.38%) Reverse Engineering
11 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
11 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (15.38%) WCF
11 4 (15.38%) Logical Data Model

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 9 (34.62%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.85%) Apache
3 1 (3.85%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (3.85%) JBoss
3 1 (3.85%) Mule
3 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (3.85%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 9 (34.62%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.85%) MySQL
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
1 2 (7.69%) General Ledger
1 2 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (84.62%) Architect
2 16 (61.54%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (19.23%) Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Technical Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Middleware Architect
6 2 (7.69%) C# Architect
6 2 (7.69%) C# Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Digital Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Integration Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Messaging Architect
6 2 (7.69%) TIBCO Developer
7 1 (3.85%) .NET Architect
7 1 (3.85%) .NET Designer
7 1 (3.85%) .NET Technical Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Applications Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Designer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (3.85%) SOA Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (53.85%) .NET
2 9 (34.62%) Web Services
3 7 (26.92%) REST
3 7 (26.92%) SOAP
4 4 (15.38%) WCF
5 3 (11.54%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (11.54%) Middleware
6 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
6 2 (7.69%) Apache Camel
6 2 (7.69%) MSMQ
7 1 (3.85%) Apache CXF
7 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (3.85%) J2EE
7 1 (3.85%) Spring
7 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Linked Data
2 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (57.69%) Enterprise Architecture
3 12 (46.15%) E-Commerce
4 9 (34.62%) Business Development
4 9 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (34.62%) Presales
4 9 (34.62%) Supplier Management
4 9 (34.62%) TOGAF
5 7 (26.92%) Data Modelling
6 6 (23.08%) API Design
7 5 (19.23%) Microservices
7 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
7 5 (19.23%) TDD
8 4 (15.38%) Logical Data Model
8 4 (15.38%) Reverse Engineering
9 3 (11.54%) AOP
10 2 (7.69%) EAI
10 2 (7.69%) High Availability
10 2 (7.69%) Project Planning
11 1 (3.85%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) C#
2 1 (3.85%) Java
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) IBM
2 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
2 2 (7.69%) TIBCO
3 1 (3.85%) hybris
3 1 (3.85%) MuleSoft
3 1 (3.85%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.85%) WSO2
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