The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank - 35 30
Contract jobs citing SOA 0 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire - 0.82% 3.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.06% 4.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £460 £438
% change year-on-year
-4.89% +5.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £41.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
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 Warwickshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
306 282 300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 73.21% 76.63% 80.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 146 154
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £215 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £488 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 30 24
Median hourly rate £29.50 £31.44 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% +74.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.94 £26.55 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £34.20 £40.87
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Warwickshire region citing SOA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for SOA.

1 9 (60.00%) Java
1 9 (60.00%) XSD
1 9 (60.00%) WSDL
2 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 8 (53.33%) JSON
2 8 (53.33%) Node.js
2 8 (53.33%) REST
3 6 (40.00%) Mule
3 6 (40.00%) Mule ESB
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle
5 3 (20.00%) WebLogic
5 3 (20.00%) SAP
5 3 (20.00%) JCAPS
5 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (20.00%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (20.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
6 2 (13.33%) DevOps
6 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (13.33%) Web Services
6 2 (13.33%) XML
6 2 (13.33%) SQL
7 1 (6.67%) .NET
7 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
7 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
7 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
7 1 (6.67%) SOAP
7 1 (6.67%) Middleware

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 (40.00%) Mule
1 6 (40.00%) Mule ESB
2 3 (20.00%) JCAPS
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (20.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SoapUI
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Integration Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (13.33%) SOA Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Development Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Node.js Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Development Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
4 1 (6.67%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) WSDL
1 9 (60.00%) XSD
2 8 (53.33%) JSON
2 8 (53.33%) Node.js
2 8 (53.33%) REST
3 5 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (13.33%) Web Services
4 2 (13.33%) XML
5 1 (6.67%) .NET
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (6.67%) Middleware
5 1 (6.67%) SOAP
5 1 (6.67%) Spring
5 1 (6.67%) Unity DI Container
5 1 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) DataPower
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
2 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (13.33%) DevOps
3 1 (6.67%) BPEL
3 1 (6.67%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (6.67%) SDLC
3 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) UML
3 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) C#
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (6.67%) MuleSoft