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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 30 June 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 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 47 42 35
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Contract jobs citing SOA 14 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.59% 1.15% 2.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.13% 1.65% 3.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 3
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£400 £510 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.56% +16.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.60 £40.50 £28.71
% change year-on-year
+0.24% +41.06%
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
447 242 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 82.78% 69.54% 71.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 157 177
Average daily rate £400 £335 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 20 13
Average hourly rate £50.00 £21.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+138.09% -35.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
- -1.63%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOA across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Crawley -5 3 £375 -28.57% 2
Horsham -3 1 £363 -28.92%
Worthing - 1 £300 -
SOA
South East

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) SOAP
2 12 (38.71%) Hadoop
2 12 (38.71%) Apache Cassandra
2 12 (38.71%) MapReduce
3 11 (35.48%) SQL Server
4 10 (32.26%) Java
4 10 (32.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 10 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (32.26%) Selenium
4 10 (32.26%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (29.03%) LoadUI
5 9 (29.03%) SoapUI
5 9 (29.03%) Data Modelling
6 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET
6 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
6 7 (22.58%) C#
6 7 (22.58%) .NET
6 7 (22.58%) Big Data
7 6 (19.35%) Apache Hive
7 6 (19.35%) CSS3
7 6 (19.35%) HTML5
7 6 (19.35%) jQuery
7 6 (19.35%) .NET Framework
7 6 (19.35%) Apache Pig
7 6 (19.35%) HTML
7 6 (19.35%) SQL
7 6 (19.35%) CSS
7 6 (19.35%) MVC
8 5 (16.13%) Fiddler

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 6 (19.35%) Apache Pig
2 3 (9.68%) Mule ESB
2 3 (9.68%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (9.68%) Mule
3 2 (6.45%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.23%) Apache
4 1 (3.23%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) SaaS
1 3 (9.68%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) ATM
1 1 (3.23%) LAN
1 1 (3.23%) VoIP
1 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) Hadoop
1 12 (38.71%) Apache Cassandra
2 11 (35.48%) SQL Server
3 7 (22.58%) Big Data
4 6 (19.35%) Apache Hive
5 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) Selenium
1 10 (32.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 9 (29.03%) SoapUI
2 9 (29.03%) LoadUI
3 5 (16.13%) Fiddler
4 3 (9.68%) Subversion
4 3 (9.68%) Maven
5 2 (6.45%) ERwin
6 1 (3.23%) JMeter
6 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (6.45%) Marketing
2 1 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Architect
2 8 (25.81%) Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Data Architect
3 6 (19.35%) Big Data Architect
4 5 (16.13%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (12.90%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Operations Manager
6 2 (6.45%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Data Modeller
6 2 (6.45%) Operations Project Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Cloud Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Big Data Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Leader
7 1 (3.23%) Integration Project Manager
7 1 (3.23%) UML Business Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) BizTalk Developer
7 1 (3.23%) MuleSoft Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Integration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) SOAP
2 7 (22.58%) .NET
2 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET
3 6 (19.35%) CSS
3 6 (19.35%) HTML5
3 6 (19.35%) CSS3
3 6 (19.35%) HTML
3 6 (19.35%) .NET Framework
3 6 (19.35%) jQuery
4 4 (12.90%) Web Services
4 4 (12.90%) REST
5 3 (9.68%) AngularJS
5 3 (9.68%) DOM
5 3 (9.68%) JMS
5 3 (9.68%) SAML
5 3 (9.68%) OAuth
5 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (6.45%) Middleware
7 1 (3.23%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
1 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) MapReduce
3 10 (32.26%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (29.03%) Data Modelling
5 6 (19.35%) MVC
6 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
6 4 (12.90%) TOGAF
7 3 (9.68%) Open Source
7 3 (9.68%) Use Case
8 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.45%) Logical Data Model
8 2 (6.45%) Physical Data Model
8 2 (6.45%) Data Governance
8 2 (6.45%) TDD
8 2 (6.45%) PDM
8 2 (6.45%) Risk Management
8 2 (6.45%) Migration
9 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (3.23%) Project Management
9 1 (3.23%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) Java
2 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
2 7 (22.58%) C#
3 6 (19.35%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (6.45%) TIBCO
2 2 (6.45%) Teradata
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) HP
3 1 (3.23%) MuleSoft