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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 71 67 64
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Contract jobs citing SOA 53 62 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.67% 2.75% 2.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.12% 3.34% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 42 19
Median daily rate £500 £330 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.51% -26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £450 £435
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +21.42%
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
1701 1859 1343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 85.65% 82.51% 79.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1137 1325 853
Median daily rate £420 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 47 25
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.30 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.24% +5.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £9.50 £8.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -3 34 £475 +55.73% 9
Bradford -2 11 £544 +55.35% 1
SOA
Yorkshire

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 66 (46.15%) Java
2 65 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (40.56%) TDD
4 47 (32.87%) Microservices
5 44 (30.77%) RESTful
6 40 (27.97%) Spring
7 39 (27.27%) Git (software)
8 34 (23.78%) JavaScript
9 33 (23.08%) Scrum
10 31 (21.68%) HTML
11 29 (20.28%) OO
12 28 (19.58%) CSS
12 28 (19.58%) .NET
12 28 (19.58%) Finance
13 27 (18.88%) Retail
13 27 (18.88%) OOP
13 27 (18.88%) Open Source
13 27 (18.88%) HTML5
14 25 (17.48%) Continuous Integration
14 25 (17.48%) Hibernate
15 24 (16.78%) C#
16 23 (16.08%) Pair Programming
17 22 (15.38%) CSS3
17 22 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
18 21 (14.69%) Virtual Machines
18 21 (14.69%) Scala
18 21 (14.69%) Maven
19 20 (13.99%) Groovy
19 20 (13.99%) Mercurial
19 20 (13.99%) Clojure

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 7 (4.90%) Apache Solr
1 7 (4.90%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (4.20%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (3.50%) Joomla!
3 5 (3.50%) WebSphere
4 4 (2.80%) CMS
4 4 (2.80%) Oracle Service Bus
4 4 (2.80%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (2.80%) WebLogic
5 3 (2.10%) Confluence
5 3 (2.10%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.40%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (1.40%) Mule
6 2 (1.40%) Mule ESB
7 1 (0.70%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.70%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (4.20%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.10%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (4.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.10%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.70%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.70%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 20 (13.99%) GitHub
2 17 (11.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.90%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.70%) PaaS
4 1 (0.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.20%) Extranet
1 6 (4.20%) Intranet
2 1 (0.70%) LDAP
2 1 (0.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.29%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.29%) NoSQL
3 8 (5.59%) MongoDB
4 6 (4.20%) OLAP
4 6 (4.20%) OLTP
5 3 (2.10%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.40%) Big Data
6 2 (1.40%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.40%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.70%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 39 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 21 (14.69%) Maven
3 20 (13.99%) Jenkins
3 20 (13.99%) Mercurial
4 19 (13.29%) JIRA
5 6 (4.20%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (3.50%) JUnit
6 5 (3.50%) Visual Studio
7 3 (2.10%) Babel
7 3 (2.10%) JDeveloper
7 3 (2.10%) Liquibase
7 3 (2.10%) SoapUI
7 3 (2.10%) SonarQube
7 3 (2.10%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (2.10%) webpack
8 2 (1.40%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (1.40%) Selenium
9 1 (0.70%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.70%) FitNesse
9 1 (0.70%) JProfiler
General
1 28 (19.58%) Finance
2 27 (18.88%) Retail
3 20 (13.99%) Banking
4 4 (2.80%) Local Government
5 3 (2.10%) Marketing
6 2 (1.40%) Billing
6 2 (1.40%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.70%) Advertising
7 1 (0.70%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (38.46%) Developer
2 50 (34.97%) Architect
3 38 (26.57%) Solutions Architect
4 30 (20.98%) Java Developer
5 28 (19.58%) Senior Developer
5 28 (19.58%) Senior Java Developer
6 20 (13.99%) Java Scala Developer
6 20 (13.99%) Scala Developer
6 20 (13.99%) Senior Java Scala Developer
6 20 (13.99%) Senior Scala Developer
7 14 (9.79%) Technical Leader
8 10 (6.99%) Integration Engineer
8 10 (6.99%) Java Engineer
8 10 (6.99%) Ruby Engineer
8 10 (6.99%) Splunk Engineer
9 9 (6.29%) .NET Developer
9 9 (6.29%) Lead Architect
10 8 (5.59%) C# Developer
10 8 (5.59%) Lead Solutions Architect
11 6 (4.20%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (30.77%) RESTful
2 40 (27.97%) Spring
3 31 (21.68%) HTML
4 28 (19.58%) .NET
4 28 (19.58%) CSS
5 27 (18.88%) HTML5
6 25 (17.48%) Hibernate
7 22 (15.38%) CSS3
8 19 (13.29%) ASP.NET
9 16 (11.19%) Spring Boot
9 16 (11.19%) Web Services
9 16 (11.19%) XML
10 15 (10.49%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (9.79%) SOAP
12 13 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
13 11 (7.69%) WCF
14 9 (6.29%) .NET Framework
14 9 (6.29%) REST
15 8 (5.59%) Ajax
15 8 (5.59%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (8.39%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.90%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.20%) N-Tier
4 6 (4.20%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.40%) User Experience
6 1 (0.70%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.70%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.70%) DataPower
6 1 (0.70%) FMCG
6 1 (0.70%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.70%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.39%) Linux
2 6 (4.20%) Android
2 6 (4.20%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.40%) Windows
4 1 (0.70%) CentOS
4 1 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (40.56%) TDD
3 47 (32.87%) Microservices
4 33 (23.08%) Scrum
5 29 (20.28%) OO
6 27 (18.88%) OOP
6 27 (18.88%) Open Source
7 25 (17.48%) Continuous Integration
8 23 (16.08%) Pair Programming
9 20 (13.99%) Software Delivery
10 19 (13.29%) TOGAF
11 17 (11.89%) MVC
12 14 (9.79%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (9.09%) Content Management
14 10 (6.99%) API Integration
14 10 (6.99%) Information Security
15 9 (6.29%) CRM
15 9 (6.29%) Front End Development
15 9 (6.29%) User Stories
16 8 (5.59%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 66 (46.15%) Java
2 34 (23.78%) JavaScript
3 24 (16.78%) C#
4 21 (14.69%) Scala
5 20 (13.99%) Clojure
5 20 (13.99%) Groovy
6 13 (9.09%) SQL
7 10 (6.99%) Python
7 10 (6.99%) Ruby
8 9 (6.29%) T-SQL
9 6 (4.20%) PHP
10 3 (2.10%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.10%) XPath
11 1 (0.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (2.10%) Degree
2 2 (1.40%) ISEB
2 2 (1.40%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.40%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.70%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.80%) QA
2 2 (1.40%) SLA
3 1 (0.70%) GCP
System Software
1 21 (14.69%) Virtual Machines
2 19 (13.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (13.99%) Puppet
2 3 (2.10%) Bareos
2 3 (2.10%) yum
3 1 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.70%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 13 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.99%) Splunk
3 9 (6.29%) Oracle
4 7 (4.90%) Sitecore
5 6 (4.20%) Xamarin
6 5 (3.50%) IBM
7 2 (1.40%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.70%) IBM Sterling
8 1 (0.70%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
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