The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 23 39 32
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -7
Contract jobs citing SOA 17 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.51% 0.28% 2.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.20% 0.36% 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 6
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£513 £525 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.38% +23.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £435 £390
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +18.64%
SOA
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
274 280 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 72.68% 77.78% 73.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 190 116
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £236 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £531
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 1
Average hourly rate £18.52 £15.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.46% -6.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

SOA
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

SOA Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

SOA
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOA across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

SOA Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

SOA
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Northampton +7 9 £500 -4.76%
SOA
East Midlands

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 18 (58.06%) Java
2 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (45.16%) Spring
3 14 (45.16%) Web Services
4 13 (41.94%) JSP
4 13 (41.94%) JavaScript
4 13 (41.94%) Java EE
5 12 (38.71%) Spring MVC
5 12 (38.71%) MVC
5 12 (38.71%) Hibernate
5 12 (38.71%) Oracle
5 12 (38.71%) JUnit
5 12 (38.71%) JBoss
5 12 (38.71%) Tomcat
6 11 (35.48%) Subversion
6 11 (35.48%) Maven
7 9 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (29.03%) ERP
7 9 (29.03%) JPA
7 9 (29.03%) Oracle Database
8 7 (22.58%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (19.35%) Migration
9 6 (19.35%) Data Analysis
9 6 (19.35%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (19.35%) Data Modelling
9 6 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (19.35%) Analytics
9 6 (19.35%) Data Migration
9 6 (19.35%) Data Integration
9 6 (19.35%) Data Architecture

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 12 (38.71%) JBoss
1 12 (38.71%) Tomcat
2 5 (16.13%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) Oracle Database
2 6 (19.35%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (38.71%) JUnit
2 11 (35.48%) Subversion
2 11 (35.48%) Maven
3 2 (6.45%) Ant
4 1 (3.23%) Selenium
4 1 (3.23%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.23%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (9.68%) Front Office
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Architect
2 13 (41.94%) Developer
3 12 (38.71%) Java Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Data Architect
4 6 (19.35%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (12.90%) Integration Architect
6 3 (9.68%) Middleware Architect
6 3 (9.68%) Hybris Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Java Software Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Agile Test Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Hybris Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Test Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (45.16%) Web Services
1 14 (45.16%) Spring
2 13 (41.94%) Java EE
2 13 (41.94%) JSP
3 12 (38.71%) Spring MVC
3 12 (38.71%) Hibernate
4 9 (29.03%) JPA
5 5 (16.13%) Middleware
6 4 (12.90%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 4 (12.90%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (9.68%) CSS
7 3 (9.68%) HTML
7 3 (9.68%) RESTful
7 3 (9.68%) REST
8 2 (6.45%) SOAP
8 2 (6.45%) XML
8 2 (6.45%) XHTML
8 2 (6.45%) Ajax
9 1 (3.23%) jBPM
9 1 (3.23%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Data Integration
2 3 (9.68%) DataPower
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.23%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) MVC
3 9 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (29.03%) ERP
4 7 (22.58%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (19.35%) Data Analysis
5 6 (19.35%) Data Migration
5 6 (19.35%) Data Architecture
5 6 (19.35%) Analytics
5 6 (19.35%) Data Modelling
5 6 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (19.35%) Migration
6 5 (16.13%) E-Commerce
7 4 (12.90%) EAI
8 3 (9.68%) UML
8 3 (9.68%) B2B
8 3 (9.68%) B2C
8 3 (9.68%) Zachman Framework
8 3 (9.68%) TOGAF
8 3 (9.68%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) Java
2 13 (41.94%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
3 2 (6.45%) SQL
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) Oracle
2 5 (16.13%) hybris
3 3 (9.68%) SAP
3 3 (9.68%) IBM
4 1 (3.23%) ATG
Northamptonshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £625 per day
Posted: 19 days ago