The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Sussex region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank - 5 -
Contract jobs citing SOA 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex - 8.33% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 9.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.25 £34.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+44.85% -6.20%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17 21 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex 45.95% 87.50% 61.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 16
Average daily rate £305 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.22% -10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
SOA
South East

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