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 7 May 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
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 23 35 26
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Contract jobs citing SOA 15 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 6.33% 0.41% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.67% 0.56% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £550 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £433 £418 £379
% change year-on-year
+3.49% +10.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £46.00 £31.96
% change year-on-year
-21.19% +43.92%
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
173 177 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 73.00% 73.14% 66.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 120 53
Average daily rate £388 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £401 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 3
Average hourly rate £10.50 £12.86 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.31% -92.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOA across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 7 May 2015.

SOA Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 7 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Harrogate - 5 £400 -
York - 5 £450 -
SOA
Yorkshire

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, 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 10 (58.82%) Middleware
2 8 (47.06%) Oracle
2 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (29.41%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (29.41%) Java
3 5 (29.41%) JMS
3 5 (29.41%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (23.53%) MVC
4 4 (23.53%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (23.53%) IBM
4 4 (23.53%) Eclipse
4 4 (23.53%) HTML
4 4 (23.53%) J2EE
4 4 (23.53%) Linux
4 4 (23.53%) JBoss
4 4 (23.53%) XHTML
4 4 (23.53%) J2SE
4 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 4 (23.53%) DB2
4 4 (23.53%) WebLogic
4 4 (23.53%) CSS
4 4 (23.53%) JSP
4 4 (23.53%) Servlets
4 4 (23.53%) Struts
4 4 (23.53%) XML
4 4 (23.53%) XSL
4 4 (23.53%) XSLT
4 4 (23.53%) ITIL
4 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, 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 4 (23.53%) JBoss
1 4 (23.53%) WebLogic
1 4 (23.53%) WebSphere
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (5.88%) GoldMine
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (5.88%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) SAN
1 2 (11.76%) BIG-IP
2 1 (5.88%) LAN
2 1 (5.88%) WAN
2 1 (5.88%) SSL
2 1 (5.88%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) DB2
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Eclipse
1 4 (23.53%) Jasmine
2 2 (11.76%) JConsole
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Architect
1 4 (23.53%) Developer
1 4 (23.53%) Java Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle DBA
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Applications DBA
2 3 (17.65%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) DBA
2 3 (17.65%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Applications Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Voice Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Architect
3 1 (5.88%) SOA Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Middleware Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) Middleware
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle Fusion
2 5 (29.41%) JMS
3 4 (23.53%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (23.53%) HTML
3 4 (23.53%) J2EE
3 4 (23.53%) XHTML
3 4 (23.53%) J2SE
3 4 (23.53%) CSS
3 4 (23.53%) JSP
3 4 (23.53%) Servlets
3 4 (23.53%) Struts
3 4 (23.53%) XML
3 4 (23.53%) XSL
3 4 (23.53%) XSLT
3 4 (23.53%) RESTful
3 4 (23.53%) jQuery
3 4 (23.53%) JSTL
3 4 (23.53%) Spring MVC
3 4 (23.53%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) MVC
2 4 (23.53%) ITIL
2 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
2 4 (23.53%) Waterfall
2 4 (23.53%) BDD
2 4 (23.53%) TDD
2 4 (23.53%) Scrum
3 3 (17.65%) TOGAF
3 3 (17.65%) Supplier Management
3 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (17.65%) Budget Control
3 3 (17.65%) UML
3 3 (17.65%) Project Management
3 3 (17.65%) Identity Management
3 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 2 (11.76%) ERP
4 2 (11.76%) Change Control
5 1 (5.88%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) Java
2 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
2 4 (23.53%) XPath
3 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) IBM
3 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.76%) HP
3 2 (11.76%) F5
3 2 (11.76%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) NetSuite
4 1 (5.88%) SAP
4 1 (5.88%) Hyperion
4 1 (5.88%) Sage
4 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com