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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
South East / West Sussex
Rank 47 46 40
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Contract jobs citing SOA 11 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.28% 1.19% 2.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.55% 1.39% 3.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 4
Median daily rate £512 £650 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.23% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £650 £459
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £650 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £465 £450
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £50.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +42.85%

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
431 432 398
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 89.23% 85.88% 82.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 264 247
Median daily rate £438 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £532 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 19 24
Median hourly rate £45.87 £27.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.80% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £15.40 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.10 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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
Worthing -3 10 £512 -
Crawley +7 1 - - 1
SOA
South East

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 15 (88.24%) Oracle
1 15 (88.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 14 (82.35%) Java
2 14 (82.35%) Web Services
3 12 (70.59%) WebLogic
3 12 (70.59%) SOAP
3 12 (70.59%) REST
3 12 (70.59%) Oracle BPM
3 12 (70.59%) SDLC
4 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (58.82%) JMS
5 10 (58.82%) EJB
5 10 (58.82%) Oracle Database 10g
5 10 (58.82%) Oracle Database 12c
5 10 (58.82%) Oracle Database
5 10 (58.82%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (58.82%) EJB 3.0
5 10 (58.82%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (52.94%) XML
6 9 (52.94%) SQL
7 8 (47.06%) PL/SQL
7 8 (47.06%) Subversion
8 7 (41.18%) Spring
8 7 (41.18%) Maven
8 7 (41.18%) Hibernate
8 7 (41.18%) Scrum
8 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
8 7 (41.18%) XSD
8 7 (41.18%) XSLT
8 7 (41.18%) Unix

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 15 (88.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 12 (70.59%) WebLogic
3 6 (35.29%) Confluence
3 6 (35.29%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (5.88%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (70.59%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Network Security
1 1 (5.88%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) Oracle Database
1 10 (58.82%) Oracle Database 10g
1 10 (58.82%) Oracle Database 11g
1 10 (58.82%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (11.76%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Subversion
2 7 (41.18%) Maven
3 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
3 6 (35.29%) JIRA
4 1 (5.88%) CA Gen
4 1 (5.88%) NUnit
4 1 (5.88%) SoapUI
4 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.88%) XMLSpy
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
1 2 (11.76%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) Java Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Middleware Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle SOA Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (23.53%) SOA Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Digital Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Drupal Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Lead Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 1 (5.88%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 1 (5.88%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Agile Developer
6 1 (5.88%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) Web Services
2 12 (70.59%) REST
2 12 (70.59%) SOAP
3 10 (58.82%) EJB
3 10 (58.82%) EJB 3.0
3 10 (58.82%) JMS
4 9 (52.94%) XML
5 7 (41.18%) EclipseLink
5 7 (41.18%) Hibernate
5 7 (41.18%) JPA
5 7 (41.18%) Spring
5 7 (41.18%) XSD
5 7 (41.18%) XSLT
6 6 (35.29%) Oracle ADF
7 4 (23.53%) Middleware
7 4 (23.53%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (5.88%) CSS
8 1 (5.88%) HTML
8 1 (5.88%) jQuery
8 1 (5.88%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.88%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Unix
2 1 (5.88%) Solaris
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) SDLC
2 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (58.82%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (41.18%) Scrum
5 6 (35.29%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 6 (35.29%) Workflow
6 4 (23.53%) Process Improvement
7 2 (11.76%) Coaching
7 2 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
7 2 (11.76%) Microservices
7 2 (11.76%) Validation
8 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
8 1 (5.88%) OO
8 1 (5.88%) OO PHP
8 1 (5.88%) OpenUP
8 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
8 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
8 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) Java
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 8 (47.06%) PL/SQL
4 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.88%) C#
5 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Atlassian
2 1 (5.88%) CA
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) SAP