The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had SOA Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SOA Designer
Rank 268 264 251
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -13
Contract jobs requiring an SOA Designer 15 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.070% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.074% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 2
Median daily rate £465 £450 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +29.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £450 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £465 £366
UK excluding London median daily rate £465 £450 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +21.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SOA Designer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9190 9396 8795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 95.20% 94.38% 94.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5558 5156 4840
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 388 453 481
Median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.36 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.65 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%

SOA Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured SOA Designer in the job title.

SOA Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SOA Designer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

SOA Designer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SOA Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

SOA Designer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

SOA Designer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOA Designer within the South East region over the 3 months to 6 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
Hampshire +17 14 £465 +3.33%
Surrey -4 1 - -
SOA Designer
England

SOA Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, SOA Designer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region featuring SOA Designer in the job title.

1 22 (100.00%) SOA
2 20 (90.91%) SOAP
3 18 (81.82%) XML
3 18 (81.82%) XSD
3 18 (81.82%) WSDL
3 18 (81.82%) Oracle
3 18 (81.82%) Data Modelling
3 18 (81.82%) SoapUI
4 15 (68.18%) Test Strategy
5 11 (50.00%) Telecoms
6 7 (31.82%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (31.82%) Oracle Service Bus
6 7 (31.82%) Oracle Database
7 5 (22.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (13.64%) BPEL
8 3 (13.64%) Business Activity Monitoring
9 2 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion
10 1 (4.55%) TOGAF
10 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (4.55%) REST
10 1 (4.55%) Data Privacy
10 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (4.55%) Veeva
10 1 (4.55%) Network Design
10 1 (4.55%) Marketing
10 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
10 1 (4.55%) Degree
10 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
10 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (4.55%) TIBCO

SOA Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 7 (31.82%) Oracle Service Bus
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Veeva
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle Database
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 18 (81.82%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (90.91%) SOAP
2 18 (81.82%) WSDL
2 18 (81.82%) XML
2 18 (81.82%) XSD
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (4.55%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) SOA
2 18 (81.82%) Data Modelling
3 15 (68.18%) Test Strategy
4 3 (13.64%) BPEL
4 3 (13.64%) Business Activity Monitoring
5 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.55%) CRM
5 1 (4.55%) Data Privacy
5 1 (4.55%) ERP
5 1 (4.55%) Network Design
5 1 (4.55%) TOGAF
5 1 (4.55%) UML
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) TIBCO