The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 34 38 41
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Contract jobs citing SOA 16 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 2.96% 2.14% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.48% 2.70% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 0
Average daily rate £450 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £431 £411
% change year-on-year
+10.28% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.00 £38.43 £49.25
% change year-on-year
+27.52% -21.97%
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 Nottinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
460 370 283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 85.19% 79.23% 75.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 216 114
Average daily rate £405 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 12
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £50.00 £21.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

SOA
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

SOA Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

SOA
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOA across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

SOA Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

SOA
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Nottingham -1 16 £450 +12.50% 1
SOA
East Midlands

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 26 (74.29%) Web Services
2 16 (45.71%) Java
3 14 (40.00%) XML
3 14 (40.00%) SOAP
4 13 (37.14%) SQL
5 11 (31.43%) TIBCO
6 10 (28.57%) Oracle
6 10 (28.57%) Ajax
6 10 (28.57%) REST
7 9 (25.71%) JavaScript
7 9 (25.71%) HTML
7 9 (25.71%) Tomcat
7 9 (25.71%) Informatica
8 8 (22.86%) Genesys
8 8 (22.86%) IBM
8 8 (22.86%) ETL
9 7 (20.00%) J2EE
10 6 (17.14%) DB2
10 6 (17.14%) UML
10 6 (17.14%) HTTP
10 6 (17.14%) WebSphere
10 6 (17.14%) Data Integration
11 5 (14.29%) Data Migration
11 5 (14.29%) Force.com
11 5 (14.29%) Visualforce
11 5 (14.29%) Apex Code
11 5 (14.29%) IBM Integration Bus
11 5 (14.29%) Performance Testing
11 5 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 9 (25.71%) Tomcat
2 6 (17.14%) WebSphere
3 5 (14.29%) JBoss
3 5 (14.29%) MQSeries
4 4 (11.43%) Apache
4 4 (11.43%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
5 1 (2.86%) CICS
5 1 (2.86%) CMS
5 1 (2.86%) Commerce Server
5 1 (2.86%) CoreMedia CMS
Business Applications
1 5 (14.29%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Force.com
1 5 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) HTTP
2 5 (14.29%) HTTPS
3 4 (11.43%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (2.86%) Internet
4 1 (2.86%) Intranet
4 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) DB2
2 5 (14.29%) DataStage
2 5 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.71%) Big Data
3 2 (5.71%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.71%) OLAP
3 2 (5.71%) OLTP
3 2 (5.71%) Snowflake Schema
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 4 (11.43%) Ant
3 2 (5.71%) ERwin
4 1 (2.86%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
1 2 (5.71%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 23 (65.71%) Architect
2 17 (48.57%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (25.71%) Integration Architect
4 5 (14.29%) Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Salesforce.com Architect
5 4 (11.43%) Genesys Architect
5 4 (11.43%) JavaScript Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Software Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Java Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Lead Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Data Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Data Integration Architect
7 2 (5.71%) ETL Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Lead Java Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Oracle Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Specialist
7 2 (5.71%) TIBCO Architect
7 2 (5.71%) WebSphere Architect
8 1 (2.86%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (74.29%) Web Services
2 14 (40.00%) SOAP
2 14 (40.00%) XML
3 10 (28.57%) Ajax
3 10 (28.57%) REST
4 9 (25.71%) HTML
5 7 (20.00%) J2EE
6 5 (14.29%) .NET
6 5 (14.29%) CSS
6 5 (14.29%) DHTML
6 5 (14.29%) IBM Integration Bus
6 5 (14.29%) JMS
6 5 (14.29%) Visualforce
7 4 (11.43%) JAX-RS
7 4 (11.43%) JAX-WS
7 4 (11.43%) JPA
7 4 (11.43%) jQuery
7 4 (11.43%) JSON
7 4 (11.43%) Spring MVC
7 4 (11.43%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Data Integration
2 4 (11.43%) Mainframe
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) ETL
2 6 (17.14%) UML
3 5 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 5 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (14.29%) Migration
3 5 (14.29%) Performance Testing
3 5 (14.29%) SDLC
3 5 (14.29%) TOGAF
3 5 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
4 4 (11.43%) API Development
4 4 (11.43%) Clinical Data Management
4 4 (11.43%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 4 (11.43%) Network Architecture
4 4 (11.43%) Product Management
4 4 (11.43%) Project Planning
4 4 (11.43%) Refactoring
4 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
4 4 (11.43%) Unit Testing
4 4 (11.43%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (45.71%) Java
2 13 (37.14%) SQL
3 9 (25.71%) JavaScript
4 5 (14.29%) Apex Code
4 5 (14.29%) C++
4 5 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 4 (11.43%) C#
5 4 (11.43%) COBOL
5 4 (11.43%) VBScript
6 2 (5.71%) C
7 1 (2.86%) Python
7 1 (2.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) QA
2 2 (5.71%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) TIBCO
2 10 (28.57%) Oracle
3 9 (25.71%) Informatica
4 8 (22.86%) Genesys
4 8 (22.86%) IBM
5 5 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (14.29%) Software AG
6 4 (11.43%) webMethods
7 2 (5.71%) Apigee
8 1 (2.86%) Intel
8 1 (2.86%) Talend