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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 34 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SOA 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 1.74% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.13% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£475 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £435 £390
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +18.64%
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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
235 157 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 81.60% 78.89% 61.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 78 21
Average daily rate £463 £490 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.61% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £200 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £540 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +30.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -14.51%

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 30 July 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 7 (70.00%) Target Operating Model
2 4 (40.00%) Data Management
2 4 (40.00%) Web Services
2 4 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 4 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 3 (30.00%) Business Transformation
3 3 (30.00%) Zachman Framework
3 3 (30.00%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Six Sigma
3 3 (30.00%) Process Management
4 2 (20.00%) Middleware
4 2 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) UNIX
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (20.00%) SDLC
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (20.00%) Information Management
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (10.00%) SugarCRM
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (10.00%) BPMN
5 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 4 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (10.00%) SugarCRM
3 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) BusinessWorks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Ant
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Solutions Designer
2 3 (30.00%) Business Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Designer
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Web Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Middleware Developer
4 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Business Process Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) Middleware
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Target Operating Model
2 4 (40.00%) Data Management
2 4 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 4 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 3 (30.00%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Zachman Framework
3 3 (30.00%) Six Sigma
3 3 (30.00%) Process Management
3 3 (30.00%) Business Transformation
4 2 (20.00%) SDLC
4 2 (20.00%) Information Management
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) BPMN
5 1 (10.00%) Information Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) UML
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) TIBCO