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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
Rank 4 18 16
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -2
Contract jobs citing SOA 25 2 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 27.17% 2.13% 9.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 35.71% 3.08% 11.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 1 12
Median daily rate £400 £213 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+88.23% -50.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £50.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +17.64%

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 65 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 76.09% 69.15% 79.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 39 86
Median daily rate £400 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £174 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 16
Median hourly rate £42.00 £11.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+273.33% -35.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOA across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

SOA Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

SOA
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 25 (100.00%) Web Services
2 23 (92.00%) HTML
2 23 (92.00%) JavaScript
2 23 (92.00%) .NET
2 23 (92.00%) J2EE
2 23 (92.00%) ASP.NET
2 23 (92.00%) Adobe
2 23 (92.00%) Hibernate
2 23 (92.00%) Spring
2 23 (92.00%) Apache Flex
3 22 (88.00%) OO
4 21 (84.00%) Finance
5 19 (76.00%) Information Security
6 10 (40.00%) Banking
6 10 (40.00%) Presales
7 7 (28.00%) Java
8 5 (20.00%) TOGAF
9 4 (16.00%) Mobile App
10 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Architecture
11 2 (8.00%) Internet
11 2 (8.00%) Project Management
11 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Internet
General
1 21 (84.00%) Finance
2 10 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (84.00%) Architect
2 14 (56.00%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (20.00%) Web Architect
4 4 (16.00%) Java Architect
4 4 (16.00%) Junior
4 4 (16.00%) Service Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Architect
5 3 (12.00%) J2EE Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Java Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Java/J2EE Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Junior Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Web Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) .NET Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Java Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) Web Services
2 23 (92.00%) .NET
2 23 (92.00%) Apache Flex
2 23 (92.00%) ASP.NET
2 23 (92.00%) Hibernate
2 23 (92.00%) HTML
2 23 (92.00%) J2EE
2 23 (92.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) OO
2 19 (76.00%) Information Security
3 10 (40.00%) Presales
4 5 (20.00%) TOGAF
5 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (8.00%) Project Management
6 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (28.00%) Java
Vendors
1 23 (92.00%) Adobe