The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank - 20 16
Contract jobs citing SOA 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport - 2.36% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.80% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Average daily rate
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- £500 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.63 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-10.93% +17.64%
SOA
South Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
72 107 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 87.80% 84.25% 71.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 49 23
Average daily rate £350 £375 £386
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -2.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £325 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £500 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £34.50 £25.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

SOA
Daily Rate Trend in Newport

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

SOA Daily Rate Trend in Newport

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newport 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 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
3 6 (46.15%) BPMN
3 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
3 6 (46.15%) Logical Data Model
3 6 (46.15%) Data Modelling
4 5 (38.46%) C#
4 5 (38.46%) HTML
4 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
4 5 (38.46%) CSS
4 5 (38.46%) MVC
4 5 (38.46%) CSS3
4 5 (38.46%) Open Source
4 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (38.46%) HTML5
5 4 (30.77%) jQuery
5 4 (30.77%) Spring
5 4 (30.77%) Spring MVC
6 3 (23.08%) Selenium
6 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
6 3 (23.08%) Java SE
6 3 (23.08%) Content Management
6 3 (23.08%) RESTful
6 3 (23.08%) SoapUI
6 3 (23.08%) Shibboleth
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (23.08%) JMeter
6 3 (23.08%) Identity Management

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newport 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 3 (23.08%) JBoss
1 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.69%) FileNet
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) JMeter
1 3 (23.08%) Selenium
1 3 (23.08%) SoapUI
2 2 (15.38%) Gradle
2 2 (15.38%) Artifactory
2 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 2 (15.38%) Eclipse
2 2 (15.38%) Subversion
2 2 (15.38%) JIRA
2 2 (15.38%) ReSharper
General
1 3 (23.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Architect
1 8 (61.54%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Security Architect
2 2 (15.38%) UI Designer
2 2 (15.38%) Designer
2 2 (15.38%) Security Solutions Architect
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Designer
3 1 (7.69%) Solutions Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Software Tester
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
2 5 (38.46%) CSS
2 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (38.46%) HTML5
2 5 (38.46%) CSS3
2 5 (38.46%) HTML
3 4 (30.77%) Spring
3 4 (30.77%) Spring MVC
3 4 (30.77%) jQuery
4 3 (23.08%) RESTful
4 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
4 3 (23.08%) Java SE
4 3 (23.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) BPMN
2 6 (46.15%) Logical Data Model
2 6 (46.15%) Data Modelling
3 5 (38.46%) MVC
4 3 (23.08%) Workflow
4 3 (23.08%) Scrum
4 3 (23.08%) Content Management
4 3 (23.08%) Identity Management
5 2 (15.38%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Shibboleth
2 1 (7.69%) vCloud
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) VMware