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 December 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 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 33 44 43
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Contract jobs citing SOA 1 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.43% 3.79% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 4.55% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 14 5
Median daily rate £475 £498 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.52% +20.60%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £470 £450
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £43.75 £48.75
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -10.25%
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
173 330 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 73.93% 83.33% 75.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 212 195
Median daily rate £350 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £313 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £452
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 23 17
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.75 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.43% +17.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.60 £25.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £44.00 £38.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 (62.50%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Spring
3 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 3 (37.50%) JSON
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (37.50%) Semantic Web
3 3 (37.50%) RESTful
3 3 (37.50%) Open Source
3 3 (37.50%) SAML
3 3 (37.50%) Internet
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
3 3 (37.50%) J2EE
3 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
3 3 (37.50%) High Availability
3 3 (37.50%) OAuth2
3 3 (37.50%) ForgeRock
3 3 (37.50%) OpenAM
3 3 (37.50%) JSON-LD
4 2 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (25.00%) Office 365
4 2 (25.00%) Big Data
4 2 (25.00%) React
4 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (25.00%) API Development
4 2 (25.00%) DevOps

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 2 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (12.50%) JBoss
2 1 (12.50%) NServiceBus
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Fredhopper
1 1 (12.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) LDAP
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
2 2 (25.00%) Big Data
2 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) DB2
3 1 (12.50%) Informix
3 1 (12.50%) Neo4j
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Java Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Java Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (25.00%) J2EE Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Server Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Integration Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Test Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (37.50%) J2EE
2 3 (37.50%) JSON
2 3 (37.50%) JSON-LD
2 3 (37.50%) OAuth2
2 3 (37.50%) RESTful
2 3 (37.50%) SAML
2 3 (37.50%) Spring
3 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (25.00%) React
4 1 (12.50%) Ajax
4 1 (12.50%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) EJB
4 1 (12.50%) Flash
4 1 (12.50%) JMS
4 1 (12.50%) JSP
4 1 (12.50%) Middleware
4 1 (12.50%) SOAP
4 1 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Semantic Web
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 3 (37.50%) High Availability
2 3 (37.50%) Open Source
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) API Development
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 1 (12.50%) DSDM
4 1 (12.50%) Microservices
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source Development
4 1 (12.50%) Pair Programming
4 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) C
4 1 (12.50%) Perl
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Shibboleth
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) OpenAM
2 2 (25.00%) OpenSSO
2 2 (25.00%) Sun Identity Manager
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) ForgeRock
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Sun
3 1 (12.50%) AppDynamics
3 1 (12.50%) ATG
3 1 (12.50%) BEA
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Sybase
3 1 (12.50%) VeriFone
3 1 (12.50%) WorldPay
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