The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Nottinghamshire region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 33 45 24
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -21
Contract jobs citing SOA 5 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.52% 1.15% 4.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.17% 1.47% 6.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 12
Average daily rate
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- £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.50 £32.10
% change year-on-year
+22.80% -11.21%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
230 341 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 70.12% 78.21% 72.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 158 99
Average daily rate £350 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £250 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 6
Average hourly rate £14.06 £35.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.82% +112.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £19.95 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -
SOA
East Midlands

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
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 22 July 2014. 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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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 +12 5 - - 5
SOA
East Midlands

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 7 (77.78%) Intel
1 7 (77.78%) REST
2 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) SAP
2 6 (66.67%) Web Services
2 6 (66.67%) XML
2 6 (66.67%) XSD
2 6 (66.67%) JMS
2 6 (66.67%) HTTP
2 6 (66.67%) WSDL
2 6 (66.67%) HTTPS
2 6 (66.67%) NetWeaver
2 6 (66.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 6 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 6 (66.67%) JSON
2 6 (66.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 3 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) QA
3 3 (33.33%) SaaS
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) DB2
4 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
4 2 (22.22%) IBM
4 2 (22.22%) Software AG

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 6 (66.67%) NetWeaver
1 6 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) SaaS
2 2 (22.22%) PaaS
2 2 (22.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) HTTP
1 6 (66.67%) HTTPS
2 2 (22.22%) DMZ
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) DB2
General
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Architect
2 6 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Lead Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) REST
2 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) JSON
2 6 (66.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 6 (66.67%) Web Services
2 6 (66.67%) XML
2 6 (66.67%) XSD
2 6 (66.67%) JMS
2 6 (66.67%) WSDL
2 6 (66.67%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (22.22%) Middleware
3 2 (22.22%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Mainframe
1 2 (22.22%) Clustering
1 2 (22.22%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
2 2 (22.22%) Release Management
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (11.11%) COBIT
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Intel
2 6 (66.67%) SAP
3 3 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (22.22%) ServiceNow
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 2 (22.22%) IBM
4 2 (22.22%) Software AG