The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank - 22 -
Contract jobs citing SOA 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling - 1.77% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £438 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.42% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £36.25 £46.00
% change year-on-year
+26.89% -21.19%
SOA
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
56 84 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 86.15% 74.34% 71.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 19 20
Median daily rate £425 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £375 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

SOA
Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

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

SOA Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

SOA
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Stirling region with a requirement for SOA.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) BPR
1 1 (100.00%) Process Management
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Wealth Management
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Reference Data
1 1 (100.00%) Pega
1 1 (100.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (100.00%) EMIR
1 1 (100.00%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
1 1 (100.00%) Target Operating Model

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Reference Data
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BPR
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Process Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Target Operating Model
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) Wealth Management
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (100.00%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (100.00%) EMIR
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Pega