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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 39 33 54
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +21
Contract jobs citing SOA 16 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 3.25% 2.27% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.99% 3.04% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 4
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£525 £275 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+90.90% -17.91%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £433 £377
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +14.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £36.25 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+17.24% +22.88%
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
401 296 435
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 81.50% 74.56% 77.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 133 188
Average daily rate £375 £413 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £608 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 11
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.83 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+21.13% -11.30%

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 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
Nottingham -3 16 £525 +90.90%
SOA
East Midlands

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 11 (47.83%) Java
1 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) Web Services
3 7 (30.43%) SQL
4 6 (26.09%) Oracle
4 6 (26.09%) .NET
4 6 (26.09%) SOAP
4 6 (26.09%) TIBCO
4 6 (26.09%) TOGAF
5 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (21.74%) XML
5 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
5 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
5 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
5 5 (21.74%) SDLC
6 4 (17.39%) hybris
6 4 (17.39%) C#
6 4 (17.39%) ITIL
6 4 (17.39%) B2B
6 4 (17.39%) B2C
6 4 (17.39%) Scrum
6 4 (17.39%) Zachman Framework
7 3 (13.04%) TDD
7 3 (13.04%) MVC
7 3 (13.04%) JAX-WS
7 3 (13.04%) RESTful
7 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (13.04%) Software Architecture
7 3 (13.04%) HP
7 3 (13.04%) OO

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 2 (8.70%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.35%) Mule
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (4.35%) Mule ESB
2 1 (4.35%) JBoss
2 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) SAN
1 1 (4.35%) Intranet
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
1 1 (4.35%) Network Security
1 1 (4.35%) Converged Networks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.35%) MySQL
3 1 (4.35%) DB2
3 1 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (4.35%) Maven
1 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
1 2 (8.70%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Architect
2 8 (34.78%) Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Integration Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Hybris Architect
4 3 (13.04%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Java Developer
4 3 (13.04%) .NET Developer
4 3 (13.04%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Agile Test Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Service Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) Web Services
2 6 (26.09%) .NET
2 6 (26.09%) SOAP
3 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
3 5 (21.74%) XML
4 3 (13.04%) J2EE
4 3 (13.04%) JSP
4 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (13.04%) JAX-WS
4 3 (13.04%) RESTful
5 2 (8.70%) JAX-RS
5 2 (8.70%) React
5 2 (8.70%) jQuery
5 2 (8.70%) JNDI
5 2 (8.70%) HTML
5 2 (8.70%) JDBC
5 2 (8.70%) WSDL
6 1 (4.35%) XML Schema
6 1 (4.35%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (4.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Public Cloud
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Web 2.0
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) UNIX
2 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (26.09%) TOGAF
3 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (21.74%) SDLC
4 4 (17.39%) Scrum
4 4 (17.39%) ITIL
4 4 (17.39%) B2B
4 4 (17.39%) B2C
4 4 (17.39%) Zachman Framework
5 3 (13.04%) DevOps
5 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
5 3 (13.04%) Software Architecture
5 3 (13.04%) OO
5 3 (13.04%) TDD
5 3 (13.04%) MVC
6 2 (8.70%) EAI
6 2 (8.70%) RUP
6 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
6 2 (8.70%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) Java
2 7 (30.43%) SQL
3 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
4 4 (17.39%) C#
5 1 (4.35%) C++
5 1 (4.35%) C
5 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.35%) VB
5 1 (4.35%) XQuery
5 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.35%) Ruby
5 1 (4.35%) XPath
5 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) CCNA
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.35%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) CA LISA
2 1 (4.35%) Tivoli
2 1 (4.35%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle
1 6 (26.09%) TIBCO
2 4 (17.39%) hybris
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) HP
4 2 (8.70%) SAP
4 2 (8.70%) IBM
4 2 (8.70%) CA
5 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.35%) Citrix
5 1 (4.35%) Software AG
5 1 (4.35%) MuleSoft
5 1 (4.35%) webMethods
5 1 (4.35%) VMware