The first table below looks at the demand for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Marlow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Marlow 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 3 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SOA 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Marlow 10.00% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.67% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £125 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £390 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.00 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+35.29% +4.61%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Marlow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Marlow 60.00% 71.43% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate £125 £165 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.24% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
SOA
Buckinghamshire

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Marlow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOA across the Marlow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Marlow

SOA
Daily Rate Trend in Marlow

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

SOA Daily Rate Trend in Marlow

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Marlow

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Marlow region citing SOA also 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 that cited SOA.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) XML-RPC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Business Development
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) MooTools
1 1 (100.00%) WAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (100.00%) LESS

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Marlow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Marlow region citing SOA also 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 that cited SOA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (100.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) HTML Developer
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 1 (100.00%) UI Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Front-End Developer
1 1 (100.00%) CSS Developer
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience Developer
1 1 (100.00%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) XML-RPC
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) MooTools
1 1 (100.00%) WAMP
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) LESS
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Business Development
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe