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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 11 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SOA 8 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 10.81% - 3.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.59% - 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 2
Average daily rate
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£470 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
69 85 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 93.24% 85.00% 83.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 37 23
Average daily rate £425 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £190.00 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1429.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

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 28 January 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 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) Java
3 8 (57.14%) .NET
3 8 (57.14%) Security Cleared
4 6 (42.86%) BPMN
4 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 6 (42.86%) Data Modelling
4 6 (42.86%) HTML
4 6 (42.86%) Logical Data Model
5 5 (35.71%) CSS3
5 5 (35.71%) C#
5 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
5 5 (35.71%) CSS
5 5 (35.71%) MVC
5 5 (35.71%) Open Source
5 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (35.71%) HTML5
5 5 (35.71%) Spring
6 4 (28.57%) Java SE
6 4 (28.57%) Spring MVC
6 4 (28.57%) Selenium
6 4 (28.57%) Workflow
6 4 (28.57%) jQuery
7 3 (21.43%) Scrum
7 3 (21.43%) JMeter
7 3 (21.43%) Identity Management
7 3 (21.43%) Back Office
7 3 (21.43%) Middleware
7 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 (21.43%) Tomcat
1 3 (21.43%) JBoss
2 2 (14.29%) FileNet
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
3 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Selenium
2 3 (21.43%) JMeter
2 3 (21.43%) Subversion
2 3 (21.43%) SoapUI
3 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (14.29%) Gradle
3 2 (14.29%) Artifactory
3 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 2 (14.29%) JIRA
3 2 (14.29%) ReSharper
3 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
4 1 (7.14%) JUnit
General
1 3 (21.43%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Architect
1 8 (57.14%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Designer
2 2 (14.29%) Security Solutions Architect
2 2 (14.29%) UI Designer
2 2 (14.29%) Security Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Software Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
3 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Tester
3 1 (7.14%) .NET Designer
3 1 (7.14%) Solutions Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) HTML
3 5 (35.71%) CSS3
3 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
3 5 (35.71%) CSS
3 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (35.71%) HTML5
3 5 (35.71%) Spring
4 4 (28.57%) Java SE
4 4 (28.57%) Spring MVC
4 4 (28.57%) jQuery
5 3 (21.43%) Middleware
5 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
5 3 (21.43%) RESTful
6 1 (7.14%) Struts
6 1 (7.14%) Web Services
6 1 (7.14%) XML
6 1 (7.14%) XSLT
6 1 (7.14%) MyBatis
6 1 (7.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) BPMN
2 6 (42.86%) Data Modelling
2 6 (42.86%) Logical Data Model
3 5 (35.71%) MVC
4 4 (28.57%) Workflow
5 3 (21.43%) Scrum
5 3 (21.43%) Identity Management
5 3 (21.43%) Content Management
6 2 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
7 1 (7.14%) TDD
7 1 (7.14%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Shibboleth
2 1 (7.14%) vCloud
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) VMware
1 1 (7.14%) IBM