The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank - 13 -
Contract jobs citing SOA 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage - 2.04% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 4.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £450 £416
% change year-on-year
+4.44% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.60 £43.25
% change year-on-year
+10.83% -6.12%
SOA
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stevenage
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
23 24 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 69.70% 48.98% 64.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 6
Median daily rate £350 £306 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +11.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £200 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £436
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 3
Median hourly rate £44.40 £36.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.64% +231.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

SOA
Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

SOA Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage