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 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 38 28 38
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +10
Contract jobs citing SOA 14 17 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 2.73% 4.15% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.37% 5.59% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 2
Average daily rate £300 £260 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.60% -37.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £451 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.22% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £35.35
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -0.99%
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
416 304 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 81.09% 74.15% 73.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 131 116
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 5
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +29.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 10 February 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 -14 14 £300 +15.60% 3
SOA
East Midlands

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 28 (70.00%) Web Services
2 24 (60.00%) Oracle
3 23 (57.50%) TIBCO
4 21 (52.50%) Java
5 16 (40.00%) XML
6 15 (37.50%) SQL
7 12 (30.00%) SOAP
7 12 (30.00%) IBM
7 12 (30.00%) REST
8 11 (27.50%) Ajax
9 10 (25.00%) Tomcat
9 10 (25.00%) HTML
10 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
10 9 (22.50%) EAI
10 9 (22.50%) Informatica
11 8 (20.00%) TOGAF
12 7 (17.50%) HTTP
12 7 (17.50%) JBoss
12 7 (17.50%) .NET
12 7 (17.50%) J2EE
12 7 (17.50%) DB2
12 7 (17.50%) Relational Database
13 6 (15.00%) Performance Testing
13 6 (15.00%) JAX-WS
13 6 (15.00%) UML
13 6 (15.00%) MQSeries
13 6 (15.00%) ETL
13 6 (15.00%) JMS
13 6 (15.00%) HTTPS
13 6 (15.00%) BusinessWorks

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 10 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 7 (17.50%) JBoss
3 6 (15.00%) MQSeries
3 6 (15.00%) WebSphere
4 5 (12.50%) Apache
4 5 (12.50%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
5 3 (7.50%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.50%) CMS
6 1 (2.50%) Commerce Server
6 1 (2.50%) CoreMedia CMS
Business Applications
1 6 (15.00%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) Force.com
1 5 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.50%) HTTP
2 6 (15.00%) HTTPS
3 5 (12.50%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (2.50%) Converged Networks
4 1 (2.50%) Network Security
4 1 (2.50%) SAN
4 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) DB2
1 7 (17.50%) Relational Database
2 6 (15.00%) DataStage
3 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (7.50%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (2.50%) MySQL
5 1 (2.50%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 4 (10.00%) Ant
3 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.50%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (7.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (57.50%) Architect
2 11 (27.50%) Integration Architect
2 11 (27.50%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (25.00%) Oracle Architect
4 9 (22.50%) TIBCO Architect
5 8 (20.00%) Developer
6 5 (12.50%) Salesforce.com Architect
7 4 (10.00%) Analyst
7 4 (10.00%) Java Developer
7 4 (10.00%) JavaScript Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) Software Engineer
8 3 (7.50%) Integration Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Lead Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Technical Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) Analyst Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Developer Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) Lead Java Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Software Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Technical Developer
9 2 (5.00%) TIBCO Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (70.00%) Web Services
2 16 (40.00%) XML
3 12 (30.00%) REST
3 12 (30.00%) SOAP
4 11 (27.50%) Ajax
5 10 (25.00%) HTML
6 7 (17.50%) .NET
6 7 (17.50%) J2EE
7 6 (15.00%) JAX-WS
7 6 (15.00%) JMS
8 5 (12.50%) CSS
8 5 (12.50%) DHTML
8 5 (12.50%) Hibernate
8 5 (12.50%) JAX-RS
8 5 (12.50%) JPA
8 5 (12.50%) jQuery
8 5 (12.50%) JSON
8 5 (12.50%) Struts
8 5 (12.50%) Visualforce
9 4 (10.00%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Mainframe
2 4 (10.00%) Data Integration
3 3 (7.50%) VCE vBlock
4 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (2.50%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.50%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Unix
2 2 (5.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.50%) AIX
3 1 (2.50%) Windows
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) EAI
2 8 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 6 (15.00%) ETL
3 6 (15.00%) Migration
3 6 (15.00%) Performance Testing
3 6 (15.00%) UML
4 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (12.50%) AOP
4 5 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 5 (12.50%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 5 (12.50%) SDLC
4 5 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
5 4 (10.00%) API Development
5 4 (10.00%) Clinical Data Management
5 4 (10.00%) Product Management
5 4 (10.00%) Refactoring
5 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 21 (52.50%) Java
2 15 (37.50%) SQL
3 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
4 5 (12.50%) Apex Code
4 5 (12.50%) COBOL
4 5 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 4 (10.00%) C
5 4 (10.00%) C#
5 4 (10.00%) C++
5 4 (10.00%) VBScript
6 1 (2.50%) Ruby
6 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.50%) VB
6 1 (2.50%) XPath
6 1 (2.50%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) CCNA
1 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) COBIT
1 3 (7.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.50%) Puppet
1 1 (2.50%) SCCM
1 1 (2.50%) SCOM
1 1 (2.50%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 24 (60.00%) Oracle
2 23 (57.50%) TIBCO
3 12 (30.00%) IBM
4 9 (22.50%) Informatica
5 5 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (7.50%) Genesys
6 3 (7.50%) webMethods
7 1 (2.50%) Apigee
7 1 (2.50%) Citrix
7 1 (2.50%) HP
7 1 (2.50%) Intel
7 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.50%) SAP
7 1 (2.50%) Software AG
7 1 (2.50%) Talend
7 1 (2.50%) VMware