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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 32 43 40
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Contract jobs citing SOA 24 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 4.41% 0.27% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.27% 0.40% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 1 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £330 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £330 £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £330 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £428 £388
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +10.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £36.25 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+17.24% +22.88%
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
455 248 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 83.64% 67.76% 77.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 170 197
Average daily rate £400 £325 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -8.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 25 20
Average hourly rate £16.00 £21.82 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.67% -51.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £22.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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
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 4 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 4 September 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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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 - 7 £400 -
East Grinstead - 2 - -
Gatwick - 1 £348 -
Worthing - 1 £300 - 1
SOA
South East

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 4 September 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%) C#
1 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (48.39%) .NET
3 14 (45.16%) JavaScript
3 14 (45.16%) ASP.NET
4 13 (41.94%) .NET Framework
4 13 (41.94%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (38.71%) HTML5
5 12 (38.71%) jQuery
5 12 (38.71%) CSS3
5 12 (38.71%) CSS
5 12 (38.71%) HTML
5 12 (38.71%) MVC
6 11 (35.48%) Web Services
7 10 (32.26%) Selenium
8 9 (29.03%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (29.03%) Hadoop
8 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (29.03%) SoapUI
8 9 (29.03%) AngularJS
8 9 (29.03%) SQL
9 8 (25.81%) XML
9 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
9 8 (25.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 7 (22.58%) SDLC
10 7 (22.58%) MapReduce
10 7 (22.58%) LoadUI
10 7 (22.58%) SOAP
10 7 (22.58%) DOM
11 6 (19.35%) Microsoft

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 2 (6.45%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.23%) Apache Pig
2 1 (3.23%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.23%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
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 9 (29.03%) Hadoop
1 9 (29.03%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
3 4 (12.90%) Big Data
4 1 (3.23%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) Selenium
2 9 (29.03%) SoapUI
3 8 (25.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (22.58%) LoadUI
5 6 (19.35%) Fiddler
6 4 (12.90%) Jasmine
7 3 (9.68%) Visual Studio
8 2 (6.45%) JMeter
9 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
1 3 (9.68%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Developer
2 7 (22.58%) Architect
3 4 (12.90%) Web Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (12.90%) .NET Developer
4 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Big Data Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Leader
5 2 (6.45%) Data Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) UML Business Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) BizTalk Developer
6 1 (3.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.23%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (48.39%) .NET
2 14 (45.16%) ASP.NET
3 13 (41.94%) .NET Framework
4 12 (38.71%) jQuery
4 12 (38.71%) HTML
4 12 (38.71%) HTML5
4 12 (38.71%) CSS
4 12 (38.71%) CSS3
5 11 (35.48%) Web Services
6 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (29.03%) AngularJS
7 8 (25.81%) XML
8 7 (22.58%) DOM
8 7 (22.58%) SOAP
9 6 (19.35%) RESTful
9 6 (19.35%) JSON
9 6 (19.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (9.68%) REST
11 2 (6.45%) Kafka
12 1 (3.23%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) PKI
1 2 (6.45%) Smart Meter
1 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
1 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (41.94%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (38.71%) MVC
4 7 (22.58%) MapReduce
4 7 (22.58%) SDLC
5 6 (19.35%) Unit Testing
5 6 (19.35%) Code Coverage
6 4 (12.90%) Data Modelling
7 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (9.68%) TOGAF
8 2 (6.45%) TDD
8 2 (6.45%) Information Security
8 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
8 2 (6.45%) UML
8 2 (6.45%) Performance Testing
8 2 (6.45%) Test Automation
8 2 (6.45%) Cyber Security
8 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.45%) ISMS
8 2 (6.45%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) C#
2 14 (45.16%) JavaScript
3 9 (29.03%) SQL
4 5 (16.13%) Java
5 2 (6.45%) C
5 2 (6.45%) VBScript
5 2 (6.45%) VB
6 1 (3.23%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) CISSP
1 2 (6.45%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (6.45%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
1 6 (19.35%) Twitter
2 1 (3.23%) HP
2 1 (3.23%) Google