The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 18 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SOA 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 4.49% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.56% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £348 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £450 £435
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +21.42%
SOA
Manchester

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stockport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
72 22 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 80.90% 66.67% 75.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 16 12
Median daily rate £425 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £195 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £350 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +233.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

SOA
Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

SOA Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

SOA
Daily Rate Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOA across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

SOA Daily Rate Histogram in Stockport

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Stockport region with a requirement for SOA.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) MySQL
1 10 (100.00%) XML
1 10 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 10 (100.00%) HTTP
1 10 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 10 (100.00%) JSON
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) IBM
2 9 (90.00%) Middleware
2 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) JBoss
2 9 (90.00%) Apache
2 9 (90.00%) Oracle
2 9 (90.00%) JDBC
2 9 (90.00%) SOAP
2 9 (90.00%) ActiveMQ
2 9 (90.00%) Spring
2 9 (90.00%) REST
2 9 (90.00%) High Availability
2 9 (90.00%) AngularJS
2 9 (90.00%) Apache Camel
3 8 (80.00%) Front End Development
3 8 (80.00%) Microservices
3 8 (80.00%) Hadoop
4 7 (70.00%) Open Source
5 2 (20.00%) Prototyping
6 1 (10.00%) MEAN Stack
6 1 (10.00%) Relational Database

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport 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 10 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 9 (90.00%) Apache
2 9 (90.00%) JBoss
3 1 (10.00%) Jetty
3 1 (10.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) HTTP
2 1 (10.00%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) MySQL
1 10 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (80.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
1 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (90.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Angular Developer
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) JSON
1 10 (100.00%) XML
2 9 (90.00%) ActiveMQ
2 9 (90.00%) AngularJS
2 9 (90.00%) Apache Camel
2 9 (90.00%) JDBC
2 9 (90.00%) Middleware
2 9 (90.00%) REST
2 9 (90.00%) SOAP
2 9 (90.00%) Spring
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) CSS3
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) J2EE
3 1 (10.00%) JAX-RS
3 1 (10.00%) JMS
3 1 (10.00%) MEAN Stack
3 1 (10.00%) RESTful
3 1 (10.00%) Spring Security
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (90.00%) High Availability
2 8 (80.00%) Front End Development
2 8 (80.00%) Microservices
3 7 (70.00%) Open Source
4 2 (20.00%) Prototyping
5 1 (10.00%) ATDD
5 1 (10.00%) BDD
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (10.00%) E-business
5 1 (10.00%) MVC
5 1 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (10.00%) SDLC
5 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) IBM
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle