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 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 57 54 64
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Contract jobs citing SOA 38 65 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.61% 3.33% 2.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.12% 4.04% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 34 21
Median daily rate £538 £480 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.97% +26.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £356 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1217 1610 1516
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.70% 82.56% 84.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 798 1108 1036
Median daily rate £404 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.00% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 35 33
Median hourly rate £13.00 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £12.03 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.31 £21.00 £36.00
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 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 24 February 2017.

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 24 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
Leeds -14 16 £475 -0.52% 7
Bradford +7 13 £575 +5.50%
Halifax - 3 - -
SOA
Yorkshire

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SOA.

1 28 (43.75%) Java
2 25 (39.06%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (31.25%) SOAP
4 17 (26.56%) Middleware
4 17 (26.56%) MuleSoft
5 16 (25.00%) TDD
5 16 (25.00%) Mule
6 15 (23.44%) Mule ESB
7 14 (21.88%) REST
7 14 (21.88%) Retail
7 14 (21.88%) JavaScript
7 14 (21.88%) .NET
8 12 (18.75%) OO
8 12 (18.75%) Web Services
9 11 (17.19%) E-Commerce
9 11 (17.19%) Finance
9 11 (17.19%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (15.63%) Open Source
10 10 (15.63%) Enterprise Software
10 10 (15.63%) SDLC
11 9 (14.06%) Docker
11 9 (14.06%) AngularJS
11 9 (14.06%) EAI
11 9 (14.06%) B2B
11 9 (14.06%) Microsoft
11 9 (14.06%) HTML
12 8 (12.50%) UML
12 8 (12.50%) Analytics
12 8 (12.50%) RESTful
13 7 (10.94%) Oracle SOA Suite

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 16 (25.00%) Mule
2 15 (23.44%) Mule ESB
3 7 (10.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (9.38%) Confluence
5 4 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (6.25%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.13%) CMS
6 2 (3.13%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (3.13%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.56%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.56%) IIS
7 1 (1.56%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) InfoPath
1 3 (4.69%) MS Office
1 3 (4.69%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (7.81%) SaaS
2 3 (4.69%) IaaS
2 3 (4.69%) PaaS
3 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.56%) G Suite
3 1 (1.56%) GitHub
3 1 (1.56%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.69%) Extranet
1 3 (4.69%) Internet
1 3 (4.69%) Intranet
2 1 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.94%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.81%) NoSQL
2 5 (7.81%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 4 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.69%) Big Data
4 3 (4.69%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (4.69%) Hadoop
4 3 (4.69%) OLAP
4 3 (4.69%) OLTP
4 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.69%) QlikView
5 2 (3.13%) MySQL
5 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (3.13%) Riak
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (9.38%) JIRA
2 4 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (4.69%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.69%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.13%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.13%) Maven
5 1 (1.56%) Babel
5 1 (1.56%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.56%) webpack
General
1 14 (21.88%) Retail
2 11 (17.19%) Finance
3 4 (6.25%) Local Government
4 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (45.31%) Architect
2 26 (40.63%) Developer
3 20 (31.25%) Solutions Architect
4 11 (17.19%) Senior Architect
5 9 (14.06%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 7 (10.94%) Integration Developer
7 6 (9.38%) Java Developer
7 6 (9.38%) MuleSoft Developer
8 5 (7.81%) Technical Leader
9 3 (4.69%) Data Architect
9 3 (4.69%) Digital Architect
9 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Architect
9 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Data Architect
9 3 (4.69%) Senior Developer
10 2 (3.13%) .NET Software Developer
10 2 (3.13%) DBA
10 2 (3.13%) JavaScript Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Scala Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Senior Digital Architect
10 2 (3.13%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (31.25%) SOAP
2 17 (26.56%) Middleware
3 14 (21.88%) .NET
3 14 (21.88%) REST
4 12 (18.75%) Web Services
5 9 (14.06%) AngularJS
5 9 (14.06%) HTML
6 8 (12.50%) RESTful
7 7 (10.94%) J2EE
8 6 (9.38%) EJB
8 6 (9.38%) JMS
8 6 (9.38%) Node.js
8 6 (9.38%) Servlets
8 6 (9.38%) Spring
9 4 (6.25%) .NET Framework
9 4 (6.25%) Castle Windsor
9 4 (6.25%) Dropwizard
9 4 (6.25%) JSON
9 4 (6.25%) NHibernate
9 4 (6.25%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.63%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (7.81%) N-Tier
2 5 (7.81%) Virtual Team
3 3 (4.69%) Algorithms
3 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (4.69%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.13%) FMCG
4 2 (3.13%) User Experience
5 1 (1.56%) RIA
5 1 (1.56%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.25%) Windows
2 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (3.13%) Linux
3 2 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.13%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.56%) Unix
4 1 (1.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.06%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (25.00%) TDD
3 12 (18.75%) OO
4 11 (17.19%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (17.19%) E-Commerce
5 10 (15.63%) Open Source
5 10 (15.63%) SDLC
6 9 (14.06%) B2B
6 9 (14.06%) EAI
7 8 (12.50%) Analytics
7 8 (12.50%) UML
8 7 (10.94%) Data Management
8 7 (10.94%) Microservices
8 7 (10.94%) Workflow
9 6 (9.38%) API Development
9 6 (9.38%) OOD
9 6 (9.38%) SOLID
10 5 (7.81%) DevOps
10 5 (7.81%) MVC
10 5 (7.81%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 28 (43.75%) Java
2 14 (21.88%) JavaScript
3 7 (10.94%) SQL
4 6 (9.38%) C#
5 3 (4.69%) PHP
5 3 (4.69%) Python
5 3 (4.69%) Scala
6 2 (3.13%) Clojure
6 2 (3.13%) Groovy
6 2 (3.13%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.13%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.13%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.56%) C
7 1 (1.56%) F#
7 1 (1.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (3.13%) OCP
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) QA
System Software
1 9 (14.06%) Docker
2 1 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (7.81%) Ansible
1 5 (7.81%) Puppet
2 2 (3.13%) Data Guard
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 17 (26.56%) MuleSoft
2 9 (14.06%) Microsoft
3 7 (10.94%) Oracle
4 2 (3.13%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.56%) IBM
5 1 (1.56%) Sitecore
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