The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 35 33 49
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +16
Contract jobs citing SOA 4 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 1.63% 4.24% 2.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.06% 5.68% 3.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 8
Median daily rate £413 £650 £574
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.53% +13.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £443 £429
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £745 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £438 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.42% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £36.25 £46.00
% change year-on-year
+26.89% -21.19%
SOA
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
194 264 375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 78.86% 74.58% 84.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 167 283
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 20 8
Median hourly rate £42.25 £37.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.18% +23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.75 £29.00 £12.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £47.00 £36.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

SOA
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

SOA Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

SOA
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SOA across the Somerset region.

SOA Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

SOA
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -3 2 £400 -33.33%
Street - 1 £425 - 1
SOA
South West

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Somerset region with a requirement for SOA.

1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) Web Services
2 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
2 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (36.36%) Retail
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Scrum
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 3 (27.27%) SAP
4 2 (18.18%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
4 2 (18.18%) Electronics
4 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) Pair Programming
4 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
4 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
4 2 (18.18%) WCF
4 2 (18.18%) LINQ
4 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 (9.09%) Apache Solr
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle BPEL
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (18.18%) Biml
3 2 (18.18%) Power BI
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (9.09%) DB2
4 1 (9.09%) Informix
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (36.36%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Electronics
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 2 (18.18%) Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Architect
2 5 (45.45%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Application Integration Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) SOA Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Software Integration Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce Architect
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
5 1 (9.09%) SOA Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
1 4 (36.36%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) LINQ
2 2 (18.18%) WCF
3 1 (9.09%) Ajax
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) EJB
3 1 (9.09%) Flash
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) J2EE
3 1 (9.09%) JMS
3 1 (9.09%) JSP
3 1 (9.09%) Middleware
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (9.09%) WSDL
3 1 (9.09%) XML
3 1 (9.09%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Integration
1 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
3 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) BDD
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (18.18%) Pair Programming
4 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
4 2 (18.18%) User Stories
4 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
5 1 (9.09%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (9.09%) Change Control
5 1 (9.09%) Open Source
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C#
1 2 (18.18%) Java
1 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
1 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) Perl
2 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Ruby
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) SAP
3 1 (9.09%) BEA
3 1 (9.09%) Sybase
3 1 (9.09%) VeriFone
3 1 (9.09%) WorldPay
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