The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 28 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 34 28 35
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Contract jobs citing SOA 6 21 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.78% 4.51% 1.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.11% 5.90% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 17 6
Median daily rate £650 £500 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £543 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £450 £440
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £41.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
SOA
Wiltshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
285 356 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 84.57% 76.39% 78.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 264 256
Median daily rate £415 £443 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.21% +1.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £535 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 8
Median hourly rate £21.00 £38.75 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.80% +70.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

SOA
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

SOA Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

SOA
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

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

SOA Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Swindon region with a requirement for SOA.

1 16 (84.21%) Finance
2 15 (78.95%) Middleware
3 11 (57.89%) TOGAF
3 11 (57.89%) SDLC
4 10 (52.63%) Software Engineering
4 10 (52.63%) Use Case
4 10 (52.63%) Banking
4 10 (52.63%) Scrum
4 10 (52.63%) PRINCE2
4 10 (52.63%) UML
5 4 (21.05%) IBM
5 4 (21.05%) Retail
6 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (15.79%) webMethods
6 3 (15.79%) Strategic Planning
6 3 (15.79%) Line Management
6 3 (15.79%) Open Source
7 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (5.26%) Data Integration
7 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (5.26%) Low Latency
7 1 (5.26%) Mobile Development
7 1 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (5.26%) MVC
7 1 (5.26%) Workflow
7 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.26%) EAI
7 1 (5.26%) SQL
7 1 (5.26%) .NET

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 1 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle ASCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 16 (84.21%) Finance
2 10 (52.63%) Banking
3 4 (21.05%) Retail
4 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Architect
2 10 (52.63%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (21.05%) Integration Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Principal Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior SQL Developer
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.26%) WCF Developer
6 1 (5.26%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) Middleware
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.26%) WCF
2 1 (5.26%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) XML
2 1 (5.26%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Data Integration
1 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) SDLC
1 11 (57.89%) TOGAF
2 10 (52.63%) PRINCE2
2 10 (52.63%) Scrum
2 10 (52.63%) Software Engineering
2 10 (52.63%) UML
2 10 (52.63%) Use Case
3 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (15.79%) Line Management
3 3 (15.79%) Open Source
3 3 (15.79%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (5.26%) Content Management
4 1 (5.26%) EAI
4 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.26%) Low Latency
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile Development
4 1 (5.26%) MVC
4 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.26%) Workflow
4 1 (5.26%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) IBM
2 3 (15.79%) webMethods
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle