The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 31 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SOA 17 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 4.45% - 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.20% - 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 2
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£475 - £378
90% offered a daily rate of more than £453 - £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 - £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £435 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +16.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £36.25 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+17.24% +22.88%
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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
327 176 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 85.60% 80.37% 71.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 104 36
Average daily rate £475 £493 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.55% +51.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £225 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £635 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £13.74
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.52 £25.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+26.29% -15.57%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOA across the Warrington region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington region citing SOA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SOA.

1 13 (68.42%) Target Operating Model
2 11 (57.89%) Relational Database
2 11 (57.89%) Web Services
2 11 (57.89%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (57.89%) Data Management
2 11 (57.89%) Requirements Analysis
3 10 (52.63%) Business Transformation
3 10 (52.63%) Systems Analysis
4 6 (31.58%) Java
5 5 (26.32%) SQL
5 5 (26.32%) Degree
6 4 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Integration Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (21.05%) SAP XI
6 4 (21.05%) webMethods
6 4 (21.05%) Oracle
6 4 (21.05%) MS Office
6 4 (21.05%) SAP
6 4 (21.05%) JDBC
6 4 (21.05%) XML
6 4 (21.05%) ITIL
6 4 (21.05%) UNIX
6 4 (21.05%) Windows
6 4 (21.05%) Solaris
6 4 (21.05%) Linux
6 4 (21.05%) OOP
6 4 (21.05%) OO
6 4 (21.05%) Windows XP

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington region citing SOA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SOA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (57.89%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (10.53%) CMS
2 2 (10.53%) Umbraco
2 2 (10.53%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) SMTP
1 4 (21.05%) FTP
1 4 (21.05%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.53%) MySQL
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Yeoman
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Solutions Designer
1 10 (52.63%) Designer
2 5 (26.32%) BizTalk Designer
2 5 (26.32%) Architect
3 4 (21.05%) Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Web Designer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Analyst Programmer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Programmer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Analyst Programmer
4 3 (15.79%) Programmer
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Business Architect
6 1 (5.26%) webMethods Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) Web Services
2 4 (21.05%) XML
2 4 (21.05%) SAP XI
2 4 (21.05%) JDBC
3 3 (15.79%) .NET
4 2 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) UNIX
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
1 4 (21.05%) Solaris
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
1 4 (21.05%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Target Operating Model
2 11 (57.89%) Data Management
2 11 (57.89%) Requirements Analysis
3 10 (52.63%) Systems Analysis
3 10 (52.63%) Business Transformation
4 4 (21.05%) System Integration Testing
4 4 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Unit Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Integration Testing
4 4 (21.05%) ITIL
4 4 (21.05%) OOP
4 4 (21.05%) OO
5 2 (10.53%) Six Sigma
5 2 (10.53%) Process Management
5 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.53%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (10.53%) TOGAF
5 2 (10.53%) Information Management
5 2 (10.53%) Lean Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) Java
2 5 (26.32%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle
1 4 (21.05%) SAP
1 4 (21.05%) webMethods
2 2 (10.53%) EPiServer
2 2 (10.53%) Sitecore
2 2 (10.53%) IBM
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