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 29 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 79 51 39
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -12
Contract jobs citing SOA 4 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.53% 1.39% 1.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 1.65% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 5
Median daily rate £470 £425 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.58% -19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £375 £477
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £525 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £36.25 £49.25
% change year-on-year
+24.13% -26.39%
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
689 486 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 90.54% 84.38% 72.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 435 324 148
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 15
Median hourly rate £43.00 £45.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £20.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £50.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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
Crawley -4 2 £415 -24.54% 1
Burgess Hill - 1 £450 -
SOA
South East

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 5 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (30.00%) XML
2 3 (30.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) jQuery
2 3 (30.00%) Software Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) Smart Meter
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (20.00%) NUnit
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) .NET
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) CISSP
3 2 (20.00%) CISM
3 2 (20.00%) MVC

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) JBoss
1 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) NUnit
2 1 (10.00%) Ant
2 1 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) JUnit
2 1 (10.00%) Maven
2 1 (10.00%) Selenium
2 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (20.00%) SOA Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Software Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Integration Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Java Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Applications Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Subject Matter Expert
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (30.00%) jQuery
2 3 (30.00%) XML
3 2 (20.00%) .NET
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (10.00%) EJB
4 1 (10.00%) EJB 3.0
4 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE
4 1 (10.00%) JPA
4 1 (10.00%) JSF
4 1 (10.00%) JSP
4 1 (10.00%) Middleware
4 1 (10.00%) SOAP
4 1 (10.00%) Spring
4 1 (10.00%) XMLBeans
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (20.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (10.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (10.00%) iPad
2 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (10.00%) PKI
2 1 (10.00%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (30.00%) Software Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (20.00%) MVC
2 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (10.00%) ISMS
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) Open Source
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Java
1 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby
3 1 (10.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CISM
1 2 (20.00%) CISSP
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) SAP