The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 20 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SOA 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 0.85% - 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% - 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£413 - £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £393 £413
% change year-on-year
+14.64% -4.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £26.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+77.57% -25.69%
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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 Newbury region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
98 62 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 83.05% 62.00% 70.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 46 53
Average daily rate £413 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £263 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £548 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.28% +3.63%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

SOA
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

SOA Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) JMS
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) B2B
2 1 (50.00%) SAML
2 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) FatWire
2 1 (50.00%) JNDI
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Pega

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Solutions Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) JMS
2 1 (50.00%) SAML
2 1 (50.00%) JNDI
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) WebCenter
2 1 (50.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) B2B
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Use Case
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (50.00%) FatWire
2 1 (50.00%) Pega