The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 50 38 42
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Contract jobs citing SOA 15 25 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.13% 4.66% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.40% 5.46% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 18 1
Median daily rate £365 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% +21.21%
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £450 £435
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +21.42%
SOA
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
625 458 270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 88.90% 85.45% 72.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 317 174
Median daily rate £415 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £598
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 11 23
Median hourly rate £48.00 £44.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.86% +178.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.99 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £50.00 £26.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

SOA
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

SOA Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

SOA
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOA across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

SOA Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

SOA
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

SOA Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

SOA
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gatwick -4 5 £350 +0.71%
Crawley +4 4 £430 +7.50%
Worthing -7 4 £495 +65.00%
Chichester - 1 £625 -
SOA
South East

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for SOA.

1 12 (60.00%) Web Services
2 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (45.00%) jQuery
3 9 (45.00%) Windows
3 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (40.00%) C#
4 8 (40.00%) HTML
4 8 (40.00%) .NET
4 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 8 (40.00%) CSS
4 8 (40.00%) XML
4 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (40.00%) SDLC
5 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (35.00%) MVC
5 7 (35.00%) Finance
5 7 (35.00%) Degree
5 7 (35.00%) Mathematics
5 7 (35.00%) Computer Science
5 7 (35.00%) NUnit
5 7 (35.00%) SQL
6 5 (25.00%) CISSP
6 5 (25.00%) SNMP
6 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 5 (25.00%) CISM
6 5 (25.00%) SCOM
6 5 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (25.00%) Smart Meter

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) iPaaS
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) SNMP
2 2 (10.00%) Network Security
3 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) NUnit
2 5 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.00%) JUnit
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 8 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 8 (40.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 8 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 5 (25.00%) SQL Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Architect
5 3 (15.00%) Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (10.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Security Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Azure Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Cloud Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Integration Project Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Messaging Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Scala Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Subject Matter Expert
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) Web Services
2 9 (45.00%) jQuery
3 8 (40.00%) .NET
3 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (40.00%) CSS
3 8 (40.00%) HTML
3 8 (40.00%) XML
4 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (10.00%) RAML
5 2 (10.00%) REST
6 1 (5.00%) J2EE
6 1 (5.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (35.00%) Computer Science
1 7 (35.00%) Mathematics
2 5 (25.00%) Smart Meter
3 4 (20.00%) PKI
3 4 (20.00%) Smart Energy
4 1 (5.00%) Cryptography
4 1 (5.00%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (5.00%) iPad
4 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Unix
2 1 (5.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) SDLC
3 7 (35.00%) MVC
4 5 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (20.00%) Information Security
6 3 (15.00%) ISMS
6 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (10.00%) Microservices
7 2 (10.00%) OO
7 2 (10.00%) Process Management
8 1 (5.00%) API Integration
8 1 (5.00%) CQRS
8 1 (5.00%) Integration Testing
8 1 (5.00%) OOD
8 1 (5.00%) Open Source
8 1 (5.00%) OWASP
8 1 (5.00%) Scrum
8 1 (5.00%) SOLID
8 1 (5.00%) TDD
8 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (40.00%) C#
3 7 (35.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) Java
5 1 (5.00%) C
5 1 (5.00%) Ruby
5 1 (5.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Degree
2 5 (25.00%) CISM
2 5 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) IBM
3 1 (5.00%) SAP