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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 26 37 19
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -18
Contract jobs citing SOA 6 11 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 2.50% 3.29% 9.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.64% 4.14% 11.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 32
Median daily rate £356 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.83% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £372 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £511 £462
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.88% +10.00%
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
165 266 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 68.75% 79.64% 86.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 141 224
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 42 12
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.12% +22.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £30.00 £33.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.28 £55.00 £36.12
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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 27 July 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 £356 - 7
SOA
South West

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 6 (54.55%) Web Services
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
4 3 (27.27%) TDD
4 3 (27.27%) Pair Programming
4 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
5 2 (18.18%) Semantic Web
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 2 (18.18%) Data Integration
5 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
5 2 (18.18%) RESTful
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (18.18%) Open Source
5 2 (18.18%) Retail
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (18.18%) Spring
5 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (18.18%) JSON
5 2 (18.18%) WCF
5 2 (18.18%) LINQ
5 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) Internet
5 2 (18.18%) Middleware

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%) Oracle BPEL
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Biml
1 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
1 2 (18.18%) Power BI
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (9.09%) Big Data
2 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 1 (9.09%) Neo4j
2 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Integration Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Software Integration Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Application Integration Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Java Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) SOA Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Developer
5 1 (9.09%) J2EE Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Java Server Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) SOA Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Test Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Test Automation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) JSON
2 2 (18.18%) JSON-LD
2 2 (18.18%) LINQ
2 2 (18.18%) Middleware
2 2 (18.18%) OAuth2
2 2 (18.18%) RESTful
2 2 (18.18%) Spring
2 2 (18.18%) WCF
3 1 (9.09%) J2EE
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (9.09%) REST
3 1 (9.09%) SAML
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%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
3 3 (27.27%) Pair Programming
3 3 (27.27%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) BDD
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) High Availability
4 2 (18.18%) Open Source
4 2 (18.18%) Open Source Development
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) User Stories
5 1 (9.09%) API Development
5 1 (9.09%) BPEL
5 1 (9.09%) DevOps
5 1 (9.09%) Microservices
5 1 (9.09%) MODAF
5 1 (9.09%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C
1 2 (18.18%) C#
1 2 (18.18%) Java
1 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
1 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
1 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
2 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) OpenAM
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) ForgeRock
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
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