The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 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
29 Aug 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 14.29% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £29.50 £32.30
% change year-on-year
+22.88% -8.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Marlow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Marlow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5 18 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Marlow 71.43% 94.74% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 7
Average daily rate £350 £190 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+84.21% -54.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £190 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £318 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

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 29 August 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 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XML-RPC
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Confluence
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Business Development
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Android Development
2 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Yii
2 1 (50.00%) Rackspace

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Marlow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 2 (100.00%) Confluence
2 1 (50.00%) Joomla!
2 1 (50.00%) WordPress
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience Developer
2 1 (50.00%) UI Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) CSS Developer
2 1 (50.00%) UI Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (50.00%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XML-RPC
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Yii
2 1 (50.00%) LESS
2 1 (50.00%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (50.00%) MooTools
2 1 (50.00%) WAMP
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) Flash
2 1 (50.00%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Business Development
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Android Development
2 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) PHP5
2 1 (50.00%) PHP4
2 1 (50.00%) ActionScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Rackspace
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe