The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 69 72 79
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Contract jobs citing SOA 37 30 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.01% 1.80% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.47% 2.36% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 23 7
Median daily rate £415 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £322 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £610 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £431 £410
% change year-on-year
+9.12% +5.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £38.43 £46.00
% change year-on-year
+23.61% -16.46%
SOA
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1499 1273 1055
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 81.60% 76.32% 75.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 912 687 548
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 28 42
Median hourly rate £27.00 £16.16 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.05% -3.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.06 £12.00 £11.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £37.33
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SOA
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

SOA Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

SOA
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

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

SOA Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

SOA
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SOA across the Manchester region.

SOA Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

SOA
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
Stockport - 1 - -
SOA
North West

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Manchester region with a requirement for SOA.

1 27 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (37.88%) TOGAF
3 24 (36.36%) Java
4 19 (28.79%) Scrum
5 17 (25.76%) Oracle
6 16 (24.24%) JavaScript
6 16 (24.24%) Microservices
7 15 (22.73%) CSS
8 14 (21.21%) HTML
9 13 (19.70%) OO
9 13 (19.70%) Finance
9 13 (19.70%) TDD
9 13 (19.70%) HTML5
9 13 (19.70%) CSS3
9 13 (19.70%) Spring
10 12 (18.18%) RESTful
10 12 (18.18%) Git (software)
10 12 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (18.18%) OOP
10 12 (18.18%) Web Services
11 11 (16.67%) MS Excel
11 11 (16.67%) Banking
11 11 (16.67%) Hibernate
11 11 (16.67%) Middleware
11 11 (16.67%) Open Source
12 10 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (15.15%) Software Delivery
12 10 (15.15%) Project Management
13 9 (13.64%) MVC
13 9 (13.64%) Microsoft

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 5 (7.58%) JBoss
2 4 (6.06%) Apache
2 4 (6.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (6.06%) WebLogic
2 4 (6.06%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (4.55%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.03%) Node.js
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.52%) JCAPS
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle BPEL
Applications
1 11 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.12%) GitHub
2 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.58%) SaaS
3 3 (4.55%) PaaS
4 2 (3.03%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (3.03%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.06%) HTTP
2 2 (3.03%) Extranet
3 1 (1.52%) H.323
3 1 (1.52%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.52%) Internet
3 1 (1.52%) LAN
3 1 (1.52%) VoIP
3 1 (1.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.64%) Oracle Database
1 9 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.61%) Data Mining
3 6 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (7.58%) MySQL
5 4 (6.06%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (4.55%) NoSQL
6 3 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (3.03%) Redis
8 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.52%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.52%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 1 (1.52%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 8 (12.12%) Mercurial
3 3 (4.55%) Ant
3 3 (4.55%) JIRA
4 2 (3.03%) ClearCase
4 2 (3.03%) Gradle
4 2 (3.03%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.03%) Maven
4 2 (3.03%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (3.03%) Subversion
4 2 (3.03%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.52%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.52%) Moq
5 1 (1.52%) MSTest
5 1 (1.52%) NUnit
5 1 (1.52%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (19.70%) Finance
2 11 (16.67%) Banking
3 3 (4.55%) Retail
4 2 (3.03%) Electronics
4 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (46.97%) Architect
2 24 (36.36%) Developer
3 19 (28.79%) Solutions Architect
4 15 (22.73%) Java Developer
5 9 (13.64%) Senior Developer
5 9 (13.64%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (12.12%) Java Scala Developer
6 8 (12.12%) Scala Developer
6 8 (12.12%) Senior Java Scala Developer
6 8 (12.12%) Senior Scala Developer
7 7 (10.61%) Technical Architect
8 5 (7.58%) Oracle Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Administrator
9 4 (6.06%) Infrastructure Architect
10 3 (4.55%) .NET Developer
10 3 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Developer
10 3 (4.55%) SOA Developer
11 2 (3.03%) Cloud Architect
11 2 (3.03%) Cloud Solutions Architect
11 2 (3.03%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (22.73%) CSS
2 14 (21.21%) HTML
3 13 (19.70%) CSS3
3 13 (19.70%) HTML5
3 13 (19.70%) Spring
4 12 (18.18%) RESTful
4 12 (18.18%) Web Services
5 11 (16.67%) Hibernate
5 11 (16.67%) Middleware
6 8 (12.12%) XML
7 7 (10.61%) .NET
8 6 (9.09%) EJB
8 6 (9.09%) J2EE
8 6 (9.09%) JDBC
8 6 (9.09%) SOAP
9 5 (7.58%) JSON
9 5 (7.58%) REST
9 5 (7.58%) WCF
10 4 (6.06%) AngularJS
10 4 (6.06%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (7.58%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.03%) Life Science
5 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.52%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.52%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.52%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.12%) Linux
2 3 (4.55%) Unix
3 2 (3.03%) AIX
3 2 (3.03%) HPUX
3 2 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.03%) Solaris
3 2 (3.03%) SUSE
3 2 (3.03%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 2 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (37.88%) TOGAF
3 19 (28.79%) Scrum
4 16 (24.24%) Microservices
5 13 (19.70%) OO
5 13 (19.70%) TDD
6 12 (18.18%) OOP
7 11 (16.67%) Open Source
8 10 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (15.15%) Project Management
8 10 (15.15%) Software Delivery
9 9 (13.64%) MVC
10 8 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (12.12%) Content Management
10 8 (12.12%) Enterprise Architecture
10 8 (12.12%) Pair Programming
10 8 (12.12%) SDLC
11 7 (10.61%) Business Analysis
11 7 (10.61%) Business Process Mapping
11 7 (10.61%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 24 (36.36%) Java
2 16 (24.24%) JavaScript
3 8 (12.12%) Clojure
3 8 (12.12%) Groovy
3 8 (12.12%) Scala
4 6 (9.09%) SQL
5 5 (7.58%) C#
6 4 (6.06%) C
6 4 (6.06%) C++
6 4 (6.06%) Shell Script
7 3 (4.55%) PHP
8 2 (3.03%) Go
8 2 (3.03%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.03%) Python
8 2 (3.03%) Ruby
9 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.55%) Degree
2 2 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (3.03%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.52%) Firmware
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (25.76%) Oracle
2 9 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 8 (12.12%) IBM
4 2 (3.03%) Actimize
4 2 (3.03%) hybris
4 2 (3.03%) Perforce
4 2 (3.03%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.52%) Avaya
5 1 (1.52%) Citrix
5 1 (1.52%) Facebook
5 1 (1.52%) HP
5 1 (1.52%) Twitter
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