The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank - 37 34
Contract jobs citing SOA 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire - 0.87% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.20% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £466 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.61% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -
SOA
Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
180 167 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 82.95% 72.29% 78.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 115 98
Average daily rate £320 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £300 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £428 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £13.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+207.69% +4.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

SOA
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

SOA Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

SOA
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SOA across the North Yorkshire region.

SOA Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

SOA
Top 26 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 8 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) IIS
2 7 (87.50%) Validation
2 7 (87.50%) SLA
2 7 (87.50%) Software AG
2 7 (87.50%) webMethods
2 7 (87.50%) Web Analytics
2 7 (87.50%) Google
2 7 (87.50%) Problem Management
2 7 (87.50%) Google Analytics
2 7 (87.50%) Analytics
2 7 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (87.50%) Dynatrace
2 7 (87.50%) JBoss
3 5 (62.50%) DevOps
3 5 (62.50%) Puppet
3 5 (62.50%) Splunk
3 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Process Management

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 7 (87.50%) IIS
1 7 (87.50%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 7 (87.50%) Google Analytics
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Analyst
1 7 (87.50%) Applications Support
1 7 (87.50%) Applications Support Analyst
1 7 (87.50%) Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Designer
2 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce Designer
2 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce Web Designer
2 1 (12.50%) SOA Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 7 (87.50%) Analytics
2 7 (87.50%) Problem Management
2 7 (87.50%) Validation
2 7 (87.50%) Web Analytics
3 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (62.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Process Management
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Dynatrace
1 7 (87.50%) Google
1 7 (87.50%) Software AG
1 7 (87.50%) webMethods
2 5 (62.50%) Splunk