The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank - - 4
Contract jobs citing SOA 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex - - 8.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £413 £383
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +7.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £49.25 £31.96
% change year-on-year
-26.39% +54.09%
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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 Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
27 18 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex 69.23% 48.65% 84.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 13
Average daily rate £425 £305 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.34% -32.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £301 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 £18.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+177.77% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOA across the Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

SOA
Daily Rate Trend in Sussex

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

SOA Daily Rate Trend in Sussex