The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing SOA 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Walsall - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £460 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%
SOA
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Walsall
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
12 18 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Walsall 70.59% 90.00% 73.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 5
Average daily rate £320 £310 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £75 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £317 £302
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Average hourly rate - £16.06 £9.28
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +73.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

SOA
Daily Rate Trend in Walsall

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

SOA Daily Rate Trend in Walsall