The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
Rank 6 17 26
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +9
Contract jobs citing SOA 16 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 18.39% 3.33% 2.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.40% 4.48% 3.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 4
Median daily rate £425 £356 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.29% -16.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £241 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £471 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £451 £450
% change year-on-year
-0.11% +0.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £50.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +42.85%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
63 67 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 72.41% 74.44% 78.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 34 80
Median daily rate £400 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £174 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 18
Median hourly rate £17.50 £32.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.15% +132.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

SOA
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

SOA Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for SOA.

1 27 (96.43%) Web Services
2 24 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 24 (85.71%) .NET
3 23 (82.14%) Adobe
3 23 (82.14%) J2EE
3 23 (82.14%) HTML
3 23 (82.14%) JavaScript
3 23 (82.14%) Hibernate
3 23 (82.14%) Spring
3 23 (82.14%) Apache Flex
4 22 (78.57%) Finance
4 22 (78.57%) OO
5 19 (67.86%) Information Security
6 11 (39.29%) Presales
7 10 (35.71%) Banking
8 9 (32.14%) Java
9 5 (17.86%) TOGAF
9 5 (17.86%) Mobile App
10 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Architecture
11 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (7.14%) Internet
11 2 (7.14%) Project Management
12 1 (3.57%) Data Modelling
12 1 (3.57%) Oracle
12 1 (3.57%) UML
12 1 (3.57%) Data Management
12 1 (3.57%) Degree
12 1 (3.57%) Migration
12 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
12 1 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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 1 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Internet
General
1 22 (78.57%) Finance
2 10 (35.71%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (85.71%) Architect
2 15 (53.57%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (17.86%) Payments Architect
3 5 (17.86%) Payments Solutions Architect
3 5 (17.86%) Web Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Java Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Junior
4 4 (14.29%) Service Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Architect
5 3 (10.71%) J2EE Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Java Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Java/J2EE Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Junior Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Web Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) .NET Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Data Migration Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Java Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Migration Architect
7 1 (3.57%) SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (96.43%) Web Services
2 24 (85.71%) .NET
2 24 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 23 (82.14%) Apache Flex
3 23 (82.14%) Hibernate
3 23 (82.14%) HTML
3 23 (82.14%) J2EE
3 23 (82.14%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) OO
2 19 (67.86%) Information Security
3 11 (39.29%) Presales
4 5 (17.86%) TOGAF
5 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (7.14%) Project Management
6 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.57%) Data Cleansing
7 1 (3.57%) Data Management
7 1 (3.57%) Data Migration
7 1 (3.57%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.57%) Microservices
7 1 (3.57%) Migration
7 1 (3.57%) UML
Programming Languages
1 23 (82.14%) JavaScript
2 9 (32.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) BC Cleared
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
1 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 23 (82.14%) Adobe
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle