The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had SOA Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SOA Developer
Rank 143 149 127
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -22
Contract jobs requiring an SOA Developer 10 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.27% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.22% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 5
Median daily rate £368 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.40% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £500 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £500 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £385 £456
% change year-on-year
+16.88% -15.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SOA Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3470 3637 2924
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.83% 95.01% 95.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2156 2141 1584
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 190 193
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.16 £16.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.17% +0.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.39 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

SOA Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the North West region that featured SOA Developer in the job title.

SOA Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SOA Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

SOA Developer Daily Rate Trend in the North West

SOA Developer
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOA Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Merseyside - 8 £397 -
Manchester -5 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 £325 -
SOA Developer
England

SOA Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, SOA Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region featuring SOA Developer in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Oracle
1 17 (100.00%) SOA
2 15 (88.24%) Oracle Database
3 12 (70.59%) Oracle Service Bus
4 10 (58.82%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (52.94%) SC Cleared
5 9 (52.94%) Security Cleared
6 8 (47.06%) Oracle EBS
6 8 (47.06%) Java
7 7 (41.18%) B2B
7 7 (41.18%) Oracle EBS R12
7 7 (41.18%) JMS
7 7 (41.18%) BPEL
8 6 (35.29%) XML
9 5 (29.41%) SOAP
10 4 (23.53%) JSON
10 4 (23.53%) Web Services
10 4 (23.53%) XQuery
10 4 (23.53%) REST
10 4 (23.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (17.65%) Finance
11 3 (17.65%) SQL
12 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
12 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
12 2 (11.76%) EJB
12 2 (11.76%) JPA
12 2 (11.76%) Oracle ODI
13 1 (5.88%) Apache Camel
13 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
13 1 (5.88%) Waterfall

SOA Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Application Platforms
1 12 (70.59%) Oracle Service Bus
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
4 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
4 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (41.18%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (88.24%) Oracle Database
2 10 (58.82%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Ant
1 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
1 1 (5.88%) JUnit
1 1 (5.88%) Selenium
1 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) JMS
2 6 (35.29%) XML
3 5 (29.41%) SOAP
4 4 (23.53%) JSON
4 4 (23.53%) REST
4 4 (23.53%) Web Services
5 2 (11.76%) EJB
5 2 (11.76%) JPA
6 1 (5.88%) Apache Camel
6 1 (5.88%) J2EE
6 1 (5.88%) JAXB
6 1 (5.88%) JAX-WS
6 1 (5.88%) JDBC
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (5.88%) POJO
6 1 (5.88%) Spring
6 1 (5.88%) WebCenter
6 1 (5.88%) WSDL
6 1 (5.88%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) SOA
2 7 (41.18%) B2B
2 7 (41.18%) BPEL
3 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) AOP
3 1 (5.88%) BPMN
3 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
3 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Extreme Programming
3 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Kanban
3 1 (5.88%) Migration
3 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
3 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.88%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (5.88%) TDD
3 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) Java
2 4 (23.53%) XQuery
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) SC Cleared
1 9 (52.94%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Hyperion
2 1 (5.88%) IBM
2 1 (5.88%) SAP