The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank - - 10
Contract jobs citing SOA 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage - - 8.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £395 £413
% change year-on-year
+13.92% -4.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £26.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+77.57% -25.69%
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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 12 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 46.94% 48.00% 42.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 3
Average daily rate £345 £288 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -17.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 6
Average hourly rate £15.29 £37.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.22% +1.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £37.50 £34.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.60 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +4.08%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOA across the Stevenage region as a proportion of the total demand within 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