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 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 37 67 83
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +16
Contract jobs citing SOA 94 52 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.70% 2.60% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.59% 3.04% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 29 15
Median daily rate £475 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £506 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £438 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.42% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £36.25 £46.00
% change year-on-year
+26.89% -21.19%
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
1681 1710 1396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 84.05% 85.50% 79.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1182 1107 961
Median daily rate £425 £365 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% +7.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £258 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 36 20
Median hourly rate £12.75 £17.88 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.67% -5.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.90 £15.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £35.50 £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

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 5 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 5 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 +42 77 £475 +8.57% 13
Bradford +6 5 £485 +49.23% 1
Halifax +2 3 £450 +2.85%
SOA
Yorkshire

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 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 82 (51.25%) Java
2 67 (41.88%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (31.88%) Microservices
4 50 (31.25%) Git (software)
5 39 (24.38%) TDD
6 37 (23.13%) Puppet
6 37 (23.13%) Maven
6 37 (23.13%) JIRA
6 37 (23.13%) Jenkins
7 35 (21.88%) Oracle
8 30 (18.75%) Retail
9 29 (18.13%) RESTful
10 27 (16.88%) Spring
11 26 (16.25%) Finance
11 26 (16.25%) Business Intelligence
12 24 (15.00%) Web Services
13 23 (14.38%) JUnit
13 23 (14.38%) JavaScript
14 22 (13.75%) C#
14 22 (13.75%) .NET
14 22 (13.75%) Middleware
14 22 (13.75%) Oracle Fusion
15 21 (13.13%) TOGAF
15 21 (13.13%) DevOps
15 21 (13.13%) Service Design
16 20 (12.50%) Scrum
16 20 (12.50%) XML
16 20 (12.50%) Linux
17 19 (11.88%) CSS
17 19 (11.88%) Banking

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 (11.25%) Oracle Service Bus
2 17 (10.63%) Confluence
3 11 (6.88%) WebLogic
4 10 (6.25%) Node.js
5 8 (5.00%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.50%) Apache Solr
6 4 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.88%) CMS
8 2 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.25%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (1.25%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.63%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (6.25%) Oracle Retail
2 7 (4.38%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (4.38%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (1.88%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (1.88%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.88%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (5.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (5.00%) GitHub
4 2 (1.25%) SaaS
5 1 (0.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.63%) H.323
1 9 (5.63%) LAN
1 9 (5.63%) VoIP
1 9 (5.63%) WAN
2 7 (4.38%) CTI
3 1 (0.63%) LDAP
3 1 (0.63%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.50%) Oracle Database
3 6 (3.75%) NoSQL
3 6 (3.75%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
4 5 (3.13%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.25%) Big Data
7 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 50 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 37 (23.13%) Jenkins
2 37 (23.13%) JIRA
2 37 (23.13%) Maven
3 23 (14.38%) JUnit
4 17 (10.63%) Liquibase
4 17 (10.63%) SonarQube
4 17 (10.63%) Sonatype Nexus
5 10 (6.25%) JDeveloper
6 8 (5.00%) Mercurial
7 7 (4.38%) Subversion
7 7 (4.38%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (3.75%) NUnit
9 5 (3.13%) Cucumber
9 5 (3.13%) Selenium
10 4 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (2.50%) CruiseControl
10 4 (2.50%) Hudson
10 4 (2.50%) TeamCity
10 4 (2.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 30 (18.75%) Retail
2 26 (16.25%) Finance
3 19 (11.88%) Banking
4 5 (3.13%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.25%) Billing
6 1 (0.63%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.63%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 82 (51.25%) Architect
2 47 (29.38%) Solutions Architect
3 45 (28.13%) Developer
4 20 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 18 (11.25%) Senior Developer
6 17 (10.63%) Senior Java Developer
7 12 (7.50%) DevOps Architect
8 11 (6.88%) Technical Leader
9 8 (5.00%) Integration Engineer
9 8 (5.00%) Java Engineer
9 8 (5.00%) Java Scala Developer
9 8 (5.00%) Middleware Developer
9 8 (5.00%) Oracle Architect
9 8 (5.00%) Ruby Engineer
9 8 (5.00%) Scala Developer
9 8 (5.00%) Senior Java Scala Developer
9 8 (5.00%) Senior Scala Developer
9 8 (5.00%) Splunk Engineer
10 6 (3.75%) Linux Developer
10 6 (3.75%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (18.13%) RESTful
2 27 (16.88%) Spring
3 24 (15.00%) Web Services
4 22 (13.75%) .NET
4 22 (13.75%) Middleware
4 22 (13.75%) Oracle Fusion
5 20 (12.50%) XML
6 19 (11.88%) CSS
7 17 (10.63%) HTML
8 16 (10.00%) Spring Boot
9 15 (9.38%) REST
10 11 (6.88%) AngularJS
10 11 (6.88%) CSS3
10 11 (6.88%) Hibernate
11 10 (6.25%) ASP.NET
11 10 (6.25%) HTML5
11 10 (6.25%) SOAP
12 8 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (4.38%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (4.38%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.88%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.63%) Data Centre
2 9 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (4.38%) Data Integration
4 5 (3.13%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.88%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.63%) DataPower
6 1 (0.63%) IVR
6 1 (0.63%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.63%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (12.50%) Linux
2 10 (6.25%) Windows
3 8 (5.00%) Android
4 4 (2.50%) Unix
5 3 (1.88%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.63%) AIX
6 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (41.88%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (31.88%) Microservices
3 39 (24.38%) TDD
4 26 (16.25%) Business Intelligence
5 21 (13.13%) DevOps
5 21 (13.13%) Service Design
5 21 (13.13%) TOGAF
6 20 (12.50%) Scrum
7 18 (11.25%) Data Protection
8 17 (10.63%) ERP
9 16 (10.00%) OO
10 14 (8.75%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (8.75%) Open Source
10 14 (8.75%) Service Delivery
11 13 (8.13%) Content Management
11 13 (8.13%) OOP
12 11 (6.88%) Continuous Delivery
12 11 (6.88%) Service Management
13 10 (6.25%) Coaching
13 10 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 82 (51.25%) Java
2 23 (14.38%) JavaScript
3 22 (13.75%) C#
4 18 (11.25%) SQL
5 13 (8.13%) Python
5 13 (8.13%) Ruby
6 10 (6.25%) PL/SQL
7 9 (5.63%) Scala
8 8 (5.00%) Clojure
8 8 (5.00%) Groovy
9 7 (4.38%) T-SQL
10 5 (3.13%) Perl
10 5 (3.13%) XPath
11 4 (2.50%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (8.75%) Security Cleared
2 12 (7.50%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.50%) Degree
3 4 (2.50%) ISEB
4 3 (1.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.63%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.63%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.63%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.63%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.63%) QA
System Software
1 16 (10.00%) Docker
2 8 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (1.88%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 37 (23.13%) Puppet
2 17 (10.63%) Bareos
2 17 (10.63%) yum
3 4 (2.50%) logstash
3 4 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.25%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (0.63%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 35 (21.88%) Oracle
2 12 (7.50%) Splunk
3 11 (6.88%) Avaya
4 9 (5.63%) IBM
4 9 (5.63%) Retalix
5 8 (5.00%) Citrix
6 7 (4.38%) Genesys
7 5 (3.13%) Google
7 5 (3.13%) Sitecore
8 4 (2.50%) CA
8 4 (2.50%) TIBCO
9 3 (1.88%) Microsoft
10 2 (1.25%) Capita
11 1 (0.63%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.63%) VMware
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