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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 21 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SOA 1 0 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 0.68% - 8.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% - 10.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Average daily rate £468 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £451 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.22% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £35.35
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -0.99%
SOA
Berkshire

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
103 147 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 70.55% 69.01% 86.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 86 89
Average daily rate £375 £415 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £258 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £665 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 £21.25 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.11% -15.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 12 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) EAI
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Billing
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) SaaS

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Integration Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM Architect
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Service Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Service Design Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) SOA Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) EAI
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) ITSM
1 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (33.33%) Network Design
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared