The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 53 31 28
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -3
Contract jobs citing SOA 6 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.22% 3.33% 3.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% 3.90% 4.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 2
Median daily rate - £525 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +90.90%
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £450 £429
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +84.78%
SOA
Nottinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
420 359 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 85.37% 85.27% 79.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 246 109
Median daily rate £415 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £475 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 6
Median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +8.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

SOA
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

SOA Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for SOA.

1 14 (73.68%) Web Services
2 10 (52.63%) SOAP
3 7 (36.84%) RESTful
4 6 (31.58%) XML
5 5 (26.32%) .NET
5 5 (26.32%) Genesys
6 4 (21.05%) webMethods
6 4 (21.05%) WebSphere
6 4 (21.05%) Project Planning
6 4 (21.05%) Software AG
6 4 (21.05%) JSP
6 4 (21.05%) Network Architecture
6 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (21.05%) IBM Integration Bus
6 4 (21.05%) SDLC
7 3 (15.79%) API Integration
7 3 (15.79%) CA Service Virtualization
7 3 (15.79%) V-Model
7 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (15.79%) JSON
7 3 (15.79%) QA
7 3 (15.79%) WCF
7 3 (15.79%) MVVM
7 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
7 3 (15.79%) OO
7 3 (15.79%) RUP
7 3 (15.79%) HP
7 3 (15.79%) WSDL
7 3 (15.79%) C#
7 3 (15.79%) SQL

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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 4 (21.05%) WebSphere
2 2 (10.53%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) CICS
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Internet
1 2 (10.53%) VPN
2 1 (5.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Big Data
1 2 (10.53%) Hadoop
1 2 (10.53%) OLAP
1 2 (10.53%) OLTP
1 2 (10.53%) Snowflake Schema
2 1 (5.26%) DB2
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) ERwin
2 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Architect
2 8 (42.11%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (31.58%) Integration Architect
4 5 (26.32%) Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Genesys Architect
6 2 (10.53%) Data Architect
6 2 (10.53%) Data Integration Architect
6 2 (10.53%) ETL Architect
7 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Azure Developer
7 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
7 1 (5.26%) C# WCF Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Environment Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
7 1 (5.26%) SOA Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (5.26%) WCF Developer
7 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (73.68%) Web Services
2 10 (52.63%) SOAP
3 7 (36.84%) RESTful
4 6 (31.58%) XML
5 5 (26.32%) .NET
6 4 (21.05%) IBM Integration Bus
6 4 (21.05%) JSP
7 3 (15.79%) JDBC
7 3 (15.79%) JNDI
7 3 (15.79%) JSON
7 3 (15.79%) WCF
7 3 (15.79%) WSDL
8 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
9 1 (5.26%) J2EE
9 1 (5.26%) OAuth2
9 1 (5.26%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Data Integration
2 2 (10.53%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) SUSE
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Network Architecture
1 4 (21.05%) Project Planning
1 4 (21.05%) SDLC
2 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.79%) API Integration
2 3 (15.79%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) MVC
2 3 (15.79%) MVVM
2 3 (15.79%) OO
2 3 (15.79%) RUP
2 3 (15.79%) V-Model
2 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
3 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis
3 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
3 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
3 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (10.53%) ERP
3 2 (10.53%) ETL
3 2 (10.53%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) C#
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) XAML
3 1 (5.26%) C
3 1 (5.26%) C++
3 1 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
2 2 (10.53%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Genesys
2 4 (21.05%) Software AG
2 4 (21.05%) webMethods
3 3 (15.79%) CA
3 3 (15.79%) HP
3 3 (15.79%) SAP
3 3 (15.79%) TIBCO
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle
5 1 (5.26%) Apigee