The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 42 87 76
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -11
Contract jobs citing SOA 90 34 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.37% 1.67% 1.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.15% 1.95% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 19 18
Median daily rate £475 £450 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £320 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £550 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £410
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.75%
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
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1746 1743 1435
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 84.80% 85.44% 79.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1221 1195 1001
Median daily rate £425 £363 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +6.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £488 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 34 20
Median hourly rate £12.50 £32.50 £16.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.53% +101.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.30 £11.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £110.00 £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

SOA
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SOA Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

SOA
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOA across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

SOA Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

SOA
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SOA Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

SOA
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Leeds +53 75 £475 -4.04% 7
Bradford +5 3 £425 +30.76% 2
Halifax +1 3 £450 +2.85%
SOA
Yorkshire

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SOA.

1 78 (51.66%) Java
2 66 (43.71%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (33.11%) Microservices
4 49 (32.45%) Git (software)
5 39 (25.83%) TDD
6 38 (25.17%) Maven
6 38 (25.17%) Jenkins
7 37 (24.50%) JIRA
7 37 (24.50%) Puppet
8 32 (21.19%) RESTful
9 31 (20.53%) Oracle
10 29 (19.21%) Spring
11 27 (17.88%) Retail
11 27 (17.88%) Finance
12 24 (15.89%) Middleware
12 24 (15.89%) .NET
13 22 (14.57%) Scrum
13 22 (14.57%) Oracle Fusion
14 21 (13.91%) TOGAF
14 21 (13.91%) XML
14 21 (13.91%) Business Intelligence
14 21 (13.91%) DevOps
15 20 (13.25%) Service Design
15 20 (13.25%) Linux
15 20 (13.25%) JUnit
15 20 (13.25%) JavaScript
15 20 (13.25%) HTML
16 19 (12.58%) OO
16 19 (12.58%) Banking
17 18 (11.92%) Open Source

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 18 (11.92%) Oracle Service Bus
2 17 (11.26%) Confluence
3 11 (7.28%) WebLogic
4 8 (5.30%) WebSphere
5 7 (4.64%) Node.js
6 4 (2.65%) Apache Solr
6 4 (2.65%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (2.65%) Joomla!
7 3 (1.99%) CMS
8 2 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.32%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (1.32%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.66%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.66%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.66%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.66%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.66%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (1.99%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.66%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (6.62%) Oracle Retail
2 7 (4.64%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (4.64%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (1.99%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (1.99%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.66%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.62%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (6.62%) GitHub
1 10 (6.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.32%) SaaS
3 1 (0.66%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.65%) H.323
1 4 (2.65%) LAN
1 4 (2.65%) VoIP
1 4 (2.65%) WAN
2 2 (1.32%) CTI
3 1 (0.66%) LDAP
3 1 (0.66%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.60%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.96%) Oracle Database
3 6 (3.97%) NoSQL
3 6 (3.97%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (2.65%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.32%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (1.32%) Big Data
5 2 (1.32%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 49 (32.45%) Git (software)
2 38 (25.17%) Jenkins
2 38 (25.17%) Maven
3 37 (24.50%) JIRA
4 20 (13.25%) JUnit
5 17 (11.26%) Liquibase
5 17 (11.26%) SonarQube
5 17 (11.26%) Sonatype Nexus
6 10 (6.62%) JDeveloper
6 10 (6.62%) Mercurial
7 7 (4.64%) Subversion
7 7 (4.64%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (3.31%) Ant
9 4 (2.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (2.65%) ClearCase
9 4 (2.65%) CruiseControl
9 4 (2.65%) Hudson
9 4 (2.65%) TeamCity
9 4 (2.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 3 (1.99%) Cucumber
General
1 27 (17.88%) Finance
1 27 (17.88%) Retail
2 19 (12.58%) Banking
3 5 (3.31%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.32%) Billing
5 1 (0.66%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.66%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 72 (47.68%) Architect
2 46 (30.46%) Developer
3 40 (26.49%) Solutions Architect
4 21 (13.91%) Java Developer
5 20 (13.25%) Senior Developer
6 19 (12.58%) Senior Java Developer
7 12 (7.95%) DevOps Architect
8 11 (7.28%) Technical Leader
9 10 (6.62%) Java Scala Developer
9 10 (6.62%) Scala Developer
9 10 (6.62%) Senior Java Scala Developer
9 10 (6.62%) Senior Scala Developer
10 8 (5.30%) Integration Engineer
10 8 (5.30%) Java Engineer
10 8 (5.30%) Middleware Developer
10 8 (5.30%) Oracle Architect
10 8 (5.30%) Ruby Engineer
10 8 (5.30%) Splunk Engineer
11 7 (4.64%) C# Developer
11 7 (4.64%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (21.19%) RESTful
2 29 (19.21%) Spring
3 24 (15.89%) .NET
3 24 (15.89%) Middleware
4 22 (14.57%) Oracle Fusion
5 21 (13.91%) XML
6 20 (13.25%) HTML
7 18 (11.92%) CSS
8 16 (10.60%) HTML5
8 16 (10.60%) Spring Boot
9 15 (9.93%) Web Services
10 13 (8.61%) ASP.NET
10 13 (8.61%) CSS3
10 13 (8.61%) Hibernate
11 11 (7.28%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (6.62%) SOAP
13 9 (5.96%) REST
13 9 (5.96%) WCF
14 8 (5.30%) AngularJS
15 7 (4.64%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.61%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.28%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.65%) Data Centre
3 4 (2.65%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.32%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.32%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.66%) DataPower
5 1 (0.66%) IVR
5 1 (0.66%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.66%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.66%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (13.25%) Linux
2 8 (5.30%) Windows
3 6 (3.97%) Android
4 4 (2.65%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.65%) Unix
5 1 (0.66%) AIX
5 1 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (43.71%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (33.11%) Microservices
3 39 (25.83%) TDD
4 22 (14.57%) Scrum
5 21 (13.91%) Business Intelligence
5 21 (13.91%) DevOps
5 21 (13.91%) TOGAF
6 20 (13.25%) Service Design
7 19 (12.58%) OO
8 18 (11.92%) Open Source
9 17 (11.26%) Data Protection
9 17 (11.26%) ERP
10 15 (9.93%) OOP
11 13 (8.61%) Content Management
11 13 (8.61%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (7.95%) MVC
13 11 (7.28%) Continuous Delivery
14 10 (6.62%) Coaching
14 10 (6.62%) Pair Programming
14 10 (6.62%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 78 (51.66%) Java
2 20 (13.25%) JavaScript
3 17 (11.26%) C#
3 17 (11.26%) SQL
4 13 (8.61%) Python
4 13 (8.61%) Ruby
5 11 (7.28%) Scala
6 10 (6.62%) Clojure
6 10 (6.62%) Groovy
6 10 (6.62%) PL/SQL
7 7 (4.64%) T-SQL
8 6 (3.97%) XPath
9 5 (3.31%) Perl
9 5 (3.31%) PHP
10 4 (2.65%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (8.61%) Security Cleared
2 11 (7.28%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.66%) BC Cleared
3 1 (0.66%) Degree
3 1 (0.66%) ISEB
3 1 (0.66%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.66%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.99%) QA
2 1 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 17 (11.26%) Docker
2 3 (1.99%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.66%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 37 (24.50%) Puppet
2 17 (11.26%) Bareos
2 17 (11.26%) yum
3 4 (2.65%) logstash
3 4 (2.65%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.66%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 31 (20.53%) Oracle
2 12 (7.95%) Splunk
3 9 (5.96%) IBM
3 9 (5.96%) Retalix
4 6 (3.97%) Avaya
5 5 (3.31%) Microsoft
5 5 (3.31%) Sitecore
6 4 (2.65%) CA
6 4 (2.65%) TIBCO
6 4 (2.65%) Xamarin
7 3 (1.99%) Citrix
8 2 (1.32%) Capita
8 2 (1.32%) Genesys
8 2 (1.32%) Google
9 1 (0.66%) IBM Sterling
9 1 (0.66%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.66%) VMware
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