The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 66 70 67
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs citing SOA 15 31 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.42% 2.29% 2.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.76% 2.83% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 18 24
Median daily rate £438 £413 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £345 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £470 £450
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £43.75 £48.75
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -10.25%
SOA
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
850 1096 1167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 80.57% 81.13% 75.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 516 710 643
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £325 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 17 37
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.03 £17.41 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £90.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

SOA
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

SOA Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

SOA
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

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

SOA Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

SOA
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

SOA Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

SOA
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines +2 8 £360 -0.68%
Guildford -3 2 £381 -
Weybridge +3 1 - -
SOA
South East

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Surrey region with a requirement for SOA.

1 18 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (42.11%) Scrum
3 14 (36.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (34.21%) TOGAF
5 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
6 11 (28.95%) Middleware
6 11 (28.95%) Git (software)
6 11 (28.95%) Data Centre
7 10 (26.32%) Jenkins
7 10 (26.32%) C#
7 10 (26.32%) HTML
7 10 (26.32%) SQL
7 10 (26.32%) .NET
7 10 (26.32%) Zachman Framework
8 9 (23.68%) DevOps
9 8 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (21.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 8 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
9 8 (21.05%) SDLC
9 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
9 8 (21.05%) Oracle
9 8 (21.05%) Web Services
9 8 (21.05%) CRM
10 7 (18.42%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (18.42%) JIRA
10 7 (18.42%) Business Continuity
10 7 (18.42%) Public Cloud
10 7 (18.42%) High Availability
10 7 (18.42%) Mentoring
11 6 (15.79%) REST

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 8 (21.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (15.79%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.63%) Apache
4 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (7.89%) SAP CRM
2 3 (7.89%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 14 (36.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (7.89%) IaaS
3 3 (7.89%) PaaS
3 3 (7.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) DVB
1 4 (10.53%) HTTP
2 2 (5.26%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) Oracle Database
1 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.53%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.63%) MySQL
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (28.95%) Git (software)
2 10 (26.32%) Jenkins
3 7 (18.42%) JIRA
4 3 (7.89%) NUnit
5 2 (5.26%) TeamCity
5 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
5 2 (5.26%) webpack
6 1 (2.63%) Bower
6 1 (2.63%) FxCop
6 1 (2.63%) Grunt
6 1 (2.63%) JSHint
6 1 (2.63%) Moq
6 1 (2.63%) NDepend
6 1 (2.63%) ReSharper
6 1 (2.63%) Selenium
6 1 (2.63%) StyleCop
6 1 (2.63%) Subversion
6 1 (2.63%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (10.53%) Retail
2 2 (5.26%) Advertising
2 2 (5.26%) Marketing
2 2 (5.26%) Publishing
3 1 (2.63%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Architect
2 12 (31.58%) Developer
2 12 (31.58%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (18.42%) C# Developer
4 6 (15.79%) Cloud Architect
5 4 (10.53%) .NET Developer
5 4 (10.53%) AWS Architect
5 4 (10.53%) Azure Architect
5 4 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 4 (10.53%) CRM Architect
5 4 (10.53%) CRM Solutions Architect
5 4 (10.53%) DBA
5 4 (10.53%) Integration Architect
5 4 (10.53%) Oracle DBA
5 4 (10.53%) Senior DBA
5 4 (10.53%) Senior Oracle DBA
6 3 (7.89%) Azure Developer
6 3 (7.89%) SAP Architect
6 3 (7.89%) SAP Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.95%) Middleware
2 10 (26.32%) .NET
2 10 (26.32%) HTML
3 8 (21.05%) Web Services
4 6 (15.79%) CSS
4 6 (15.79%) REST
4 6 (15.79%) XML
5 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET
5 5 (13.16%) HTML5
5 5 (13.16%) Node.js
6 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (10.53%) jQuery
7 3 (7.89%) RESTful
7 3 (7.89%) Silverlight
7 3 (7.89%) XSD
8 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
8 2 (5.26%) Entity Framework
8 2 (5.26%) LINQ
8 2 (5.26%) XML Messaging
8 2 (5.26%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Data Centre
2 8 (21.05%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (18.42%) Public Cloud
4 4 (10.53%) Digital TV
4 4 (10.53%) MPEG
4 4 (10.53%) STB
5 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
5 3 (7.89%) Mathematics
6 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) Linux
1 6 (15.79%) Windows
2 4 (10.53%) AIX
2 4 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.26%) CentOS
3 2 (5.26%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.63%) Unix
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (42.11%) Scrum
3 13 (34.21%) TOGAF
4 10 (26.32%) Zachman Framework
5 9 (23.68%) DevOps
6 8 (21.05%) CRM
6 8 (21.05%) SDLC
7 7 (18.42%) Business Continuity
7 7 (18.42%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (18.42%) High Availability
7 7 (18.42%) Mentoring
8 6 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (15.79%) MVC
8 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
9 4 (10.53%) Migration
9 4 (10.53%) Performance Optimisation
9 4 (10.53%) SOLID
9 4 (10.53%) TDD
10 3 (7.89%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 10 (26.32%) C#
1 10 (26.32%) SQL
2 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.53%) C
3 4 (10.53%) C++
4 3 (7.89%) Java
4 3 (7.89%) Python
5 2 (5.26%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.26%) Embedded C
5 2 (5.26%) Embedded C++
5 2 (5.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (5.26%) Docker
2 2 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.05%) Oracle
3 4 (10.53%) Red Hat
3 4 (10.53%) Software AG
3 4 (10.53%) TIBCO
4 3 (7.89%) Apigee
4 3 (7.89%) IBM
4 3 (7.89%) MuleSoft
4 3 (7.89%) Pega
4 3 (7.89%) SAP
5 2 (5.26%) SaltStack
6 1 (2.63%) Talend
6 1 (2.63%) VMware
6 1 (2.63%) webMethods