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 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank - - 9
Contract jobs citing SOA 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage - - 6.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £430 £388
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +10.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £36.25 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+17.24% +22.88%
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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
54 29 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 69.23% 64.44% 48.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 7
Average daily rate £525 £360 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £170 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £660 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 4
Average hourly rate £23.75 £15.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.80 £11.00 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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

SOA
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stevenage region citing SOA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SOA.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) CruiseControl
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) NHibernate
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) MVVM
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stevenage region citing SOA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SOA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (100.00%) CruiseControl
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) NHibernate
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA