The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
East of England / Norfolk
Rank 11 22 14
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Contract jobs citing SOA 12 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 10.53% 4.85% 6.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.50% 6.37% 9.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 9
Median daily rate £608 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.89% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £427 £419
10% offered a daily rate of more than £863 £485 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £466 £450
% change year-on-year
-3.48% +3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £50.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +42.85%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
96 157 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 84.21% 76.21% 66.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 114 83
Median daily rate £425 £425 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £300 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 11
Median hourly rate £16.50 £21.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.25% -4.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Norfolk region citing SOA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

SOA
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

SOA Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

SOA
Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOA across the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

SOA Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

SOA
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
King's Lynn - 1 £550 -
SOA
East of England

SOA
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SOA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Norfolk region with a requirement for SOA.

1 12 (100.00%) UML
2 9 (75.00%) Degree
3 7 (58.33%) TOGAF
3 7 (58.33%) MS Visio
4 5 (41.67%) Migration
4 5 (41.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (41.67%) Data Quality
4 5 (41.67%) Data Cleansing
5 4 (33.33%) Data Migration
5 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 4 (33.33%) Data Architecture
5 4 (33.33%) Data Management
5 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
6 3 (25.00%) Data Transformation
6 3 (25.00%) Data Structures
6 3 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
7 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (8.33%) VBA
7 1 (8.33%) ITIL
7 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
7 1 (8.33%) BC Cleared

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Visio
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Architect
2 7 (58.33%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (41.67%) Data Architect
4 3 (25.00%) IT Architect
5 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (8.33%) Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Data Architect
6 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
6 1 (8.33%) Systems Architect
6 1 (8.33%) TOGAF Architect
6 1 (8.33%) UML Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) UML Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) UML
2 7 (58.33%) TOGAF
3 5 (41.67%) Data Cleansing
3 5 (41.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (41.67%) Migration
4 4 (33.33%) Data Architecture
4 4 (33.33%) Data Management
4 4 (33.33%) Data Migration
4 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
5 3 (25.00%) Data Transformation
6 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (8.33%) ITIL
6 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
6 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Degree
2 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (8.33%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) Data Quality
2 3 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland