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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 44 48 67
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +19
Contract jobs citing SOA 53 45 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.31% 3.07% 2.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.33% 3.91% 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 29 9
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£450 £338 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £423 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £439 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
+13.22% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £29.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+61.01% -1.66%
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
1223 1150 1427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 76.44% 78.55% 77.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 757 645 757
Average daily rate £355 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.41% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £239 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 40 34
Average hourly rate £12.50 £31.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.67% +87.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £15.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £54.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.56% +5.26%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOA across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 October 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bradford +12 24 £450 +12.50%
Leeds -17 18 £475 +58.33% 4
Halifax -8 3 £475 +7.04% 1
Huddersfield - - - -
Wetherby - - - -
SOA
Yorkshire

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing SOA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SOA.

1 41 (50.62%) Oracle
2 32 (39.51%) Finance
2 32 (39.51%) SQL Server
3 26 (32.10%) .NET
4 24 (29.63%) C#
5 20 (24.69%) Web Services
6 18 (22.22%) XML
6 18 (22.22%) ASP.NET
7 17 (20.99%) IBM
7 17 (20.99%) WCF
8 16 (19.75%) DB2
8 16 (19.75%) SQL
9 14 (17.28%) Java
9 14 (17.28%) PL/SQL
9 14 (17.28%) Middleware
9 14 (17.28%) Oracle BPM
10 13 (16.05%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (13.58%) Perforce
11 11 (13.58%) Data Management
11 11 (13.58%) TOGAF
11 11 (13.58%) UNIX
11 11 (13.58%) CSS
11 11 (13.58%) Microsoft
11 11 (13.58%) Data Modelling
11 11 (13.58%) Master Data Management
11 11 (13.58%) Oracle Database
12 10 (12.35%) COBOL
12 10 (12.35%) Oracle Forms
12 10 (12.35%) Oracle Reports
12 10 (12.35%) Oracle ADF

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing SOA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SOA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.17%) WebSphere
2 4 (4.94%) Oracle Service Bus
2 4 (4.94%) CMS
3 3 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (3.70%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.70%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.23%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.23%) AquaLogic Service Bus
4 1 (1.23%) Mule
4 1 (1.23%) AquaLogic
4 1 (1.23%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (6.17%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.70%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (17.28%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (7.41%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (7.41%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (6.17%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.94%) FTP
2 2 (2.47%) Firewall
3 1 (1.23%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.23%) VPN
3 1 (1.23%) DNS
3 1 (1.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (39.51%) SQL Server
2 16 (19.75%) DB2
3 11 (13.58%) Oracle Database
4 10 (12.35%) Oracle Reports
5 9 (11.11%) Oracle9i Database
6 7 (8.64%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (2.47%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.23%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 10 (12.35%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (6.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.23%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.23%) RSpec
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle APEX
General
1 32 (39.51%) Finance
2 5 (6.17%) Retail
3 2 (2.47%) Banking
3 2 (2.47%) Advertising
4 1 (1.23%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.23%) Back Office
4 1 (1.23%) Automotive
4 1 (1.23%) Billing
4 1 (1.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (44.44%) Architect
2 27 (33.33%) Developer
3 22 (27.16%) Solutions Architect
4 12 (14.81%) Oracle Developer
5 9 (11.11%) .NET Developer
6 8 (9.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (9.88%) C# Web Developer
6 8 (9.88%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (9.88%) C# Developer
6 8 (9.88%) ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (9.88%) .NET Web Developer
6 8 (9.88%) Web Developer
7 7 (8.64%) Data Architect
8 6 (7.41%) Oracle Architect
9 5 (6.17%) Analyst
10 4 (4.94%) SOA Architect
10 4 (4.94%) Designer
10 4 (4.94%) Test Analyst
11 3 (3.70%) Java Developer
11 3 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (32.10%) .NET
2 20 (24.69%) Web Services
3 18 (22.22%) XML
3 18 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 17 (20.99%) WCF
5 14 (17.28%) Middleware
6 11 (13.58%) CSS
7 10 (12.35%) Oracle ADF
8 8 (9.88%) XHTML
8 8 (9.88%) HTML
9 7 (8.64%) XSLT
10 6 (7.41%) Oracle Fusion
11 5 (6.17%) J2EE
11 5 (6.17%) .NET Framework
12 4 (4.94%) WebSphere Message Broker
13 3 (3.70%) jQuery
14 2 (2.47%) NHibernate
14 2 (2.47%) Silverlight
14 2 (2.47%) XSD
14 2 (2.47%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.17%) DataPower
2 3 (3.70%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.47%) Data Integration
3 2 (2.47%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.47%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.23%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.58%) UNIX
2 9 (11.11%) Linux
3 6 (7.41%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (3.70%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.70%) Android
5 1 (1.23%) MVS
5 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.23%) Windows
5 1 (1.23%) HPUX
5 1 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (16.05%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (13.58%) Data Management
2 11 (13.58%) TOGAF
2 11 (13.58%) Data Modelling
2 11 (13.58%) Master Data Management
3 10 (12.35%) MVC
4 9 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 8 (9.88%) Mentoring
6 7 (8.64%) Data Security
6 7 (8.64%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (8.64%) Zachman Framework
6 7 (8.64%) Coaching
6 7 (8.64%) Waterfall
7 6 (7.41%) Information Assurance
7 6 (7.41%) Data Stewardship
7 6 (7.41%) CRM
8 4 (4.94%) Business Analysis
8 4 (4.94%) ERP
8 4 (4.94%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (29.63%) C#
2 16 (19.75%) SQL
3 14 (17.28%) Java
3 14 (17.28%) PL/SQL
4 10 (12.35%) COBOL
5 3 (3.70%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.47%) VB6
6 2 (2.47%) VB
7 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (3.70%) ISEB
2 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (1.23%) OVSD
1 1 (1.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (1.23%) MOM
1 1 (1.23%) OpenView
1 1 (1.23%) Puppet
1 1 (1.23%) Data Guard
1 1 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.23%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 41 (50.62%) Oracle
2 17 (20.99%) IBM
3 11 (13.58%) Perforce
3 11 (13.58%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.47%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.47%) Telerik
4 2 (2.47%) HP
5 1 (1.23%) Siebel
5 1 (1.23%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.23%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.23%) Pegasus
5 1 (1.23%) JBoss
5 1 (1.23%) Unica
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