The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 26 34 41
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Contract jobs citing SOA 6 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 2.60% 0.74% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.11% 0.86% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Median daily rate £625 £425 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.05% -8.10%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £473 £450
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £48.75
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -7.69%
SOA
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
193 232 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 83.55% 85.93% 89.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 172 109
Median daily rate £500 £506 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.18% +26.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £325 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £700 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 6
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

SOA
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

SOA Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

SOA
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SOA across the Warrington region.

SOA Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Warrington region with a requirement for SOA.

1 9 (90.00%) SQL
1 9 (90.00%) Middleware
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) Web Services
2 7 (70.00%) XML
3 6 (60.00%) Unix
3 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 6 (60.00%) AIX
3 6 (60.00%) Linux
3 6 (60.00%) J2EE
3 6 (60.00%) Oracle
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (60.00%) DB2
3 6 (60.00%) JSON
3 6 (60.00%) MongoDB
3 6 (60.00%) NoSQL
3 6 (60.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (60.00%) Big Data
3 6 (60.00%) Microservices
3 6 (60.00%) Relational Database
4 5 (50.00%) Risk Management
5 4 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (30.00%) Project Planning
6 3 (30.00%) Business Transformation
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 2 (20.00%) .NET
7 2 (20.00%) Project Management

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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 6 (60.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) IaaS
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (20.00%) PaaS
1 2 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) Big Data
1 6 (60.00%) DB2
1 6 (60.00%) MongoDB
1 6 (60.00%) NoSQL
1 6 (60.00%) Relational Database
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (10.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Architect
2 4 (40.00%) Principal Architect
3 3 (30.00%) Applications Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Domain Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Architect
5 1 (10.00%) CRM Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Data Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Designer
5 1 (10.00%) Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Designer
5 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) IT Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Java Applications Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Java Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Java Solutions Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Java Technical Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Lead Designer
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) Middleware
2 7 (70.00%) Web Services
2 7 (70.00%) XML
3 6 (60.00%) J2EE
3 6 (60.00%) JSON
4 2 (20.00%) .NET
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (10.00%) CSS
5 1 (10.00%) HTML
5 1 (10.00%) RESTful
5 1 (10.00%) Silverlight
5 1 (10.00%) XML Messaging
5 1 (10.00%) XSD
5 1 (10.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) AIX
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
1 6 (60.00%) Unix
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Microservices
2 5 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Business Transformation
4 3 (30.00%) Project Planning
5 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (20.00%) IT Governance
5 2 (20.00%) Network Design
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (10.00%) API Design
6 1 (10.00%) CRM
6 1 (10.00%) Workflow
6 1 (10.00%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft