The first table below looks at the demand for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Warwickshire region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 22 32 27
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Contract jobs citing SOA 17 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 5.40% 0.43% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.91% 0.58% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 2
Average daily rate
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£470 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.33% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £390 £400
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £23.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £29.50 £32.10
% change year-on-year
+18.64% -8.09%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
246 171 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 78.10% 74.03% 66.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 86 62
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £453 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 10 11
Average hourly rate £21.50 £26.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.86% -5.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.08 £11.75 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £30.00 £37.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
SOA
West Midlands

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

SOA
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

SOA Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

SOA
Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOA across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

SOA Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

SOA
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

SOA Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

SOA
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leamington Spa - 7 £460 -
Warwick - 1 - -
SOA
West Midlands

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 8 (42.11%) Web Services
2 7 (36.84%) C#
2 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
2 7 (36.84%) .NET
2 7 (36.84%) Oracle
3 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 6 (31.58%) Middleware
4 5 (26.32%) MVC
4 5 (26.32%) Migration
4 5 (26.32%) IBM
4 5 (26.32%) UML
4 5 (26.32%) WebSphere
4 5 (26.32%) WCF
4 5 (26.32%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 5 (26.32%) DataPower
5 4 (21.05%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (21.05%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (21.05%) WebCenter
5 4 (21.05%) N-Tier
5 4 (21.05%) SOAP
5 4 (21.05%) Data Modelling
5 4 (21.05%) FTP
5 4 (21.05%) HTTP
5 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
5 4 (21.05%) SAP
5 4 (21.05%) XML
5 4 (21.05%) UNIX
5 4 (21.05%) Windows
5 4 (21.05%) zOS
5 4 (21.05%) WebSphere MQ

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 5 (26.32%) WebSphere
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (15.79%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) FTP
1 4 (21.05%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) Siebel EIM
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (15.79%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Subversion
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (10.53%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Architect
2 6 (31.58%) Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Integration Architect
4 4 (21.05%) Oracle Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Oracle SOA Developer
4 4 (21.05%) SOA Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
6 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Report Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (5.26%) .NET Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) .NET Architect
7 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
7 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) .NET Technical Architect
7 1 (5.26%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 1 (5.26%) .NET Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) Web Services
2 7 (36.84%) .NET
2 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
3 6 (31.58%) Middleware
4 5 (26.32%) WCF
4 5 (26.32%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 4 (21.05%) WebCenter
5 4 (21.05%) XML
5 4 (21.05%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (21.05%) SOAP
6 2 (10.53%) CSS
6 2 (10.53%) WPF
6 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (5.26%) jQuery
7 1 (5.26%) Spring.NET
7 1 (5.26%) HTML5
7 1 (5.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (5.26%) Castle Windsor
7 1 (5.26%) HTML
7 1 (5.26%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) DataPower
2 4 (21.05%) N-Tier
2 4 (21.05%) AS400
3 1 (5.26%) E-Learning
3 1 (5.26%) SCORM
3 1 (5.26%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) UNIX
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
1 4 (21.05%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) UML
1 5 (26.32%) MVC
1 5 (26.32%) Migration
2 4 (21.05%) BPEL
2 4 (21.05%) Data Modelling
3 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (15.79%) Workflow
3 3 (15.79%) ERP
3 3 (15.79%) EAI
3 3 (15.79%) Data Management
3 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (15.79%) Master Data Management
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) TDD
4 2 (10.53%) OOP
5 1 (5.26%) OO
5 1 (5.26%) Scrum
5 1 (5.26%) TOGAF
5 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) C#
2 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 5 (26.32%) IBM
4 4 (21.05%) SAP
5 3 (15.79%) Siebel
6 1 (5.26%) Siemens