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 28 June 2016 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 16 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SOA 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.97% - 3.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.29% - 3.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £450 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+4.44% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £40.60 £43.25
% change year-on-year
+8.37% -6.12%
SOA
Cambridgeshire

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
70 76 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 69.31% 66.67% 82.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 40 41
Median daily rate £381 £450 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.27% +26.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 20 21
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.40 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% -46.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £23.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 19 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, 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 5 (83.33%) Web Services
1 5 (83.33%) XML
1 5 (83.33%) UML
1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Java EE
1 5 (83.33%) Web Application Development
1 5 (83.33%) SDLC
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) RESTful
4 1 (16.67%) API Design
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) iPaaS
4 1 (16.67%) SAP PI
4 1 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management

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 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) iPaaS
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Architect
1 5 (83.33%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Web Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Java EE
1 5 (83.33%) Web Services
1 5 (83.33%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) SAP PI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) SDLC
1 5 (83.33%) UML
1 5 (83.33%) Web Application Development
2 1 (16.67%) API Design
2 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) SAP