The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had SOA Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SOA Developer
Rank 601 594 561
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -33
Contract jobs requiring an SOA Developer 42 52 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.078% 0.091% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.096% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 40 29
Median daily rate £450 £385 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.88% -14.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £300 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £625 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £385 £456
% change year-on-year
+16.88% -15.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51263 53972 50323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.78% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 33277 34146 30521
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1541 2015 2042
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.85 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

SOA Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured SOA Developer in the job title.

SOA Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SOA Developer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SOA Developer within the UK.

SOA Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SOA Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOA Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

SOA Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SOA Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SOA Developer within the UK.

SOA Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SOA Developer
Top 28 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOA Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 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
England -21 41 £450 +9.09% 7
North West -3 10 £368 -26.40%
London +1 9 £450 +5.88% 2
Liverpool - 8 £397 -
Merseyside - 8 £397 -
Yorkshire +5 7 £475 +58.33% 1
Essex +14 6 £450 -
East of England +10 6 £450 +16.88% 2
South East -9 4 £450 +5.88% 2
North Yorkshire - 4 £463 - 1
Winchester +1 3 £450 -
Hampshire +1 3 £450 +66.66%
City of London +48 2 £358 -20.55%
Ripon - 2 - -
South West - 2 - -
South Wales +13 1 £550 +100.00%
Wales +12 1 £550 +77.41%
West Yorkshire -2 1 £465 +55.00%
Manchester -14 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 £325 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Chester - 1 £325 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 £550 -
Bristol - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -

SOA Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, SOA Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring SOA Developer in the job title.

1 84 (100.00%) SOA
2 61 (72.62%) Oracle
3 45 (53.57%) Java
4 41 (48.81%) Oracle Service Bus
5 39 (46.43%) XML
6 37 (44.05%) SOAP
7 34 (40.48%) Web Services
7 34 (40.48%) REST
8 28 (33.33%) Oracle Database
9 27 (32.14%) JSON
10 25 (29.76%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (29.76%) Apache Camel
11 23 (27.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 22 (26.19%) Middleware
13 20 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
14 19 (22.62%) Oracle Database 11g
15 18 (21.43%) BPEL
16 17 (20.24%) WSO2
17 16 (19.05%) Open Source
18 15 (17.86%) Oracle BPM
18 15 (17.86%) Security Cleared
18 15 (17.86%) Scrum
18 15 (17.86%) XSD
19 14 (16.67%) JMS
19 14 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
20 13 (15.48%) SC Cleared
20 13 (15.48%) SQL
20 13 (15.48%) TDD
21 12 (14.29%) XSLT
21 12 (14.29%) MySQL

SOA Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 41 (48.81%) Oracle Service Bus
2 23 (27.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 11 (13.10%) WebLogic
4 9 (10.71%) Apache ServiceMix
5 8 (9.52%) JBoss
6 6 (7.14%) Apache
6 6 (7.14%) Mule
7 5 (5.95%) Tomcat
8 3 (3.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 3 (3.57%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.19%) IIS
9 1 (1.19%) JCAPS
9 1 (1.19%) Oracle BPEL
9 1 (1.19%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (1.19%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (17.86%) Oracle BPM
2 11 (13.10%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (10.71%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle Payroll
4 1 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.19%) GitHub
1 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.95%) HTTP
2 3 (3.57%) FTP
3 1 (1.19%) AMQP
3 1 (1.19%) Internet
3 1 (1.19%) SSL
3 1 (1.19%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 19 (22.62%) Oracle Database 11g
3 12 (14.29%) MySQL
4 5 (5.95%) Oracle Database 12c
4 5 (5.95%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.38%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.19%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.19%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.19%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.19%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (10.71%) EasyMock
1 9 (10.71%) Mockito
2 7 (8.33%) JIRA
2 7 (8.33%) JUnit
2 7 (8.33%) Subversion
3 6 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (7.14%) Selenium
4 5 (5.95%) Artifactory
4 5 (5.95%) Checkstyle
4 5 (5.95%) Cucumber
4 5 (5.95%) FindBugs
4 5 (5.95%) Git (software)
4 5 (5.95%) Gradle
5 4 (4.76%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.57%) SoapUI
7 2 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.19%) Gerrit
8 1 (1.19%) Hudson
8 1 (1.19%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.19%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (4.76%) Finance
2 2 (2.38%) Retail
3 1 (1.19%) Advertising
3 1 (1.19%) Back Office
3 1 (1.19%) Banking
3 1 (1.19%) Electronics
3 1 (1.19%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.19%) Marketing
3 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (46.43%) XML
2 37 (44.05%) SOAP
3 34 (40.48%) REST
3 34 (40.48%) Web Services
4 27 (32.14%) JSON
5 25 (29.76%) Apache Camel
6 22 (26.19%) Middleware
7 15 (17.86%) XSD
8 14 (16.67%) JMS
8 14 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
9 12 (14.29%) XSLT
10 11 (13.10%) Spring
10 11 (13.10%) WireMock
11 10 (11.90%) .NET
12 7 (8.33%) Apache CXF
12 7 (8.33%) Hibernate
13 6 (7.14%) ActiveMQ
13 6 (7.14%) WSDL
14 5 (5.95%) Entity Framework
14 5 (5.95%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.57%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.19%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.19%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.19%) DataPower
3 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.19%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.19%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.19%) User Experience
3 1 (1.19%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.95%) Windows
2 2 (2.38%) Linux
2 2 (2.38%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (100.00%) SOA
2 25 (29.76%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (21.43%) BPEL
5 16 (19.05%) Open Source
6 15 (17.86%) Scrum
7 13 (15.48%) TDD
8 10 (11.90%) Microservices
9 9 (10.71%) Software Engineering
10 8 (9.52%) B2B
10 8 (9.52%) Mentoring
10 8 (9.52%) Waterfall
11 6 (7.14%) Business Activity Monitoring
11 6 (7.14%) Unit Testing
12 5 (5.95%) Data Modelling
12 5 (5.95%) Functional Testing
12 5 (5.95%) Migration
12 5 (5.95%) Performance Tuning
13 4 (4.76%) AOP
13 4 (4.76%) UML
Programming Languages
1 45 (53.57%) Java
2 13 (15.48%) SQL
3 9 (10.71%) PL/SQL
4 6 (7.14%) C#
5 4 (4.76%) XQuery
6 2 (2.38%) Ruby
6 2 (2.38%) XPath
Qualifications
1 15 (17.86%) Security Cleared
2 13 (15.48%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.57%) Degree
4 2 (2.38%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.19%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.19%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.19%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.19%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) Ansible
1 1 (1.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (1.19%) Puppet
Vendors
1 61 (72.62%) Oracle
2 17 (20.24%) WSO2
3 11 (13.10%) Google
4 9 (10.71%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.76%) webMethods
6 3 (3.57%) IBM
7 2 (2.38%) SAP
8 1 (1.19%) Hyperion
8 1 (1.19%) MuleSoft
8 1 (1.19%) Siebel
8 1 (1.19%) Talend
8 1 (1.19%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.19%) VMware
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