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 23 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 54 47 64
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +17
Contract jobs citing SOA 40 65 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.79% 3.33% 2.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.35% 4.01% 3.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 37 18
Median daily rate £525 £496 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.79% +26.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £502
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 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +17.64%

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
1194 1622 1416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.26% 83.14% 82.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 784 1092 1010
Median daily rate £403 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 39 23
Median hourly rate £13.50 £19.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% +21.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £13.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £45.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -9 22 £510 +3.55% 6
Bradford +8 9 - - 1
Halifax - 3 - -
SOA
Yorkshire

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 32 (47.06%) Java
2 30 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (35.29%) TDD
4 21 (30.88%) SOAP
5 19 (27.94%) JavaScript
6 18 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (25.00%) MuleSoft
8 16 (23.53%) Middleware
8 16 (23.53%) OO
8 16 (23.53%) Mule ESB
8 16 (23.53%) Mule
9 15 (22.06%) RESTful
9 15 (22.06%) Retail
10 14 (20.59%) .NET
10 14 (20.59%) HTML
10 14 (20.59%) Enterprise Software
11 13 (19.12%) SDLC
11 13 (19.12%) Open Source
12 12 (17.65%) REST
12 12 (17.65%) Web Services
12 12 (17.65%) Microsoft
13 11 (16.18%) Microservices
14 10 (14.71%) Finance
14 10 (14.71%) Hibernate
14 10 (14.71%) Scrum
15 9 (13.24%) Workflow
15 9 (13.24%) Spring
15 9 (13.24%) E-Commerce
15 9 (13.24%) B2B
15 9 (13.24%) J2EE

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 (23.53%) Mule
1 16 (23.53%) Mule ESB
2 7 (10.29%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (8.82%) Confluence
3 6 (8.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (8.82%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.41%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.94%) CMS
5 2 (2.94%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (1.47%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.47%) IIS
6 1 (1.47%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.47%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (7.35%) InfoPath
2 3 (4.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.41%) MS Office
2 3 (4.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.82%) GitHub
2 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.88%) PaaS
3 3 (4.41%) IaaS
3 3 (4.41%) SaaS
4 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.47%) G Suite
4 1 (1.47%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.47%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.41%) Extranet
1 3 (4.41%) Internet
1 3 (4.41%) Intranet
2 1 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.35%) NoSQL
2 5 (7.35%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (5.88%) Big Data
3 4 (5.88%) Hadoop
3 4 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.41%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (4.41%) OLAP
4 3 (4.41%) OLTP
4 3 (4.41%) QlikView
5 2 (2.94%) MySQL
5 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.94%) Riak
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.82%) JIRA
2 6 (8.82%) Mercurial
2 6 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (8.82%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (4.41%) Maven
5 2 (2.94%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.47%) Babel
6 1 (1.47%) JProfiler
6 1 (1.47%) JUnit
6 1 (1.47%) LoadUI
6 1 (1.47%) Selenium
6 1 (1.47%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.47%) VisualVM
6 1 (1.47%) webpack
General
1 15 (22.06%) Retail
2 10 (14.71%) Finance
3 7 (10.29%) Local Government
4 1 (1.47%) Banking
4 1 (1.47%) Billing
4 1 (1.47%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (48.53%) Developer
2 24 (35.29%) Architect
3 17 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
4 11 (16.18%) Java Developer
5 9 (13.24%) Senior Architect
5 9 (13.24%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 8 (11.76%) Senior Developer
7 7 (10.29%) Integration Developer
7 7 (10.29%) MuleSoft Developer
7 7 (10.29%) Scala Developer
7 7 (10.29%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (8.82%) Java Scala Developer
8 6 (8.82%) Senior Java Scala Developer
8 6 (8.82%) Senior Scala Developer
8 6 (8.82%) Technical Leader
9 4 (5.88%) Enterprise Architect
10 3 (4.41%) .NET Developer
10 3 (4.41%) Data Architect
10 3 (4.41%) Enterprise Data Architect
11 2 (2.94%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (30.88%) SOAP
2 16 (23.53%) Middleware
3 15 (22.06%) RESTful
4 14 (20.59%) .NET
4 14 (20.59%) HTML
5 12 (17.65%) REST
5 12 (17.65%) Web Services
6 10 (14.71%) Hibernate
7 9 (13.24%) AngularJS
7 9 (13.24%) J2EE
7 9 (13.24%) Spring
8 7 (10.29%) .NET Framework
8 7 (10.29%) CSS
8 7 (10.29%) CSS3
8 7 (10.29%) EJB
8 7 (10.29%) HTML5
8 7 (10.29%) JMS
9 6 (8.82%) JSON
9 6 (8.82%) Servlets
9 6 (8.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.59%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (11.76%) N-Tier
3 5 (7.35%) Virtual Team
4 3 (4.41%) Algorithms
4 3 (4.41%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (4.41%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (4.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.47%) FMCG
5 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.47%) RIA
5 1 (1.47%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.88%) Windows
2 3 (4.41%) Linux
2 3 (4.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.94%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.47%) CentOS
4 1 (1.47%) Unix
4 1 (1.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (35.29%) TDD
3 18 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (23.53%) OO
5 13 (19.12%) Open Source
5 13 (19.12%) SDLC
6 11 (16.18%) Microservices
7 10 (14.71%) Scrum
8 9 (13.24%) B2B
8 9 (13.24%) E-Commerce
8 9 (13.24%) Workflow
9 8 (11.76%) EAI
9 8 (11.76%) Pair Programming
10 7 (10.29%) Build Automation
10 7 (10.29%) OOP
10 7 (10.29%) Software Delivery
11 6 (8.82%) Analytics
11 6 (8.82%) API Development
11 6 (8.82%) OOD
11 6 (8.82%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 32 (47.06%) Java
2 19 (27.94%) JavaScript
3 8 (11.76%) C#
3 8 (11.76%) Scala
4 7 (10.29%) Clojure
4 7 (10.29%) Groovy
5 6 (8.82%) SQL
6 3 (4.41%) Python
7 2 (2.94%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.94%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.47%) C
8 1 (1.47%) F#
8 1 (1.47%) Ruby
8 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (2.94%) Degree
1 2 (2.94%) OCP
1 2 (2.94%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) GCP
System Software
1 8 (11.76%) Docker
2 7 (10.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (7.35%) Ansible
1 5 (7.35%) Puppet
2 2 (2.94%) Data Guard
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 17 (25.00%) MuleSoft
2 12 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.82%) Oracle
4 3 (4.41%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.47%) IBM
5 1 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.47%) Sitecore
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £575.00 - £625 per day
Posted: 6 days ago