The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank - 31 27
Contract jobs citing SOA 0 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk - 2.10% 2.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.79% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Median daily rate - £475 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £463 £438
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £41.25 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -13.15%
SOA
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
181 179 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 82.27% 75.21% 74.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 123 106
Median daily rate £400 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 7
Median hourly rate £42.50 £13.25 £36.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+220.75% -63.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.39 £12.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £13.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

SOA
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

SOA Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

SOA
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SOA across the Suffolk region.

SOA Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

SOA
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for SOA.

1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Telerik
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) Kendo UI
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior UI Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (50.00%) Kendo UI
1 1 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Telerik