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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 73 45 59
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +14
Contract jobs citing SOA 22 77 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.44% 3.52% 2.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.73% 4.15% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 53 20
Median daily rate £510 £480 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £542 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £470 £450
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £45.00 £48.75
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
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
1271 1856 1424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.45% 84.75% 79.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 843 1235 938
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 51 23
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £11.67 £9.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.20 £45.50 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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
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 7 December 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 -16 22 £510 +7.36% 7
SOA
Yorkshire

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 37 (47.44%) Java
2 35 (44.87%) TDD
3 34 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 23 (29.49%) SOAP
5 23 (29.49%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (26.92%) OO
6 21 (26.92%) HTML
7 20 (25.64%) .NET
7 20 (25.64%) RESTful
8 19 (24.36%) Enterprise Software
9 18 (23.08%) C#
10 17 (21.79%) Scrum
10 17 (21.79%) Microservices
10 17 (21.79%) Open Source
11 16 (20.51%) CSS
12 15 (19.23%) OOP
12 15 (19.23%) Hibernate
12 15 (19.23%) Pair Programming
12 15 (19.23%) REST
12 15 (19.23%) Mule
12 15 (19.23%) MuleSoft
12 15 (19.23%) Mule ESB
13 14 (17.95%) Scala
13 14 (17.95%) Spring
13 14 (17.95%) Web Services
14 13 (16.67%) Middleware
14 13 (16.67%) Git (software)
15 12 (15.38%) Groovy
15 12 (15.38%) CSS3

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 15 (19.23%) Mule
1 15 (19.23%) Mule ESB
2 8 (10.26%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (7.69%) SharePoint
4 5 (6.41%) CMS
4 5 (6.41%) Confluence
5 4 (5.13%) Apache Solr
5 4 (5.13%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (5.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (5.13%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (3.85%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.56%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (1.28%) IIS
8 1 (1.28%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.28%) Umbraco
8 1 (1.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (6.41%) InfoPath
2 3 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.10%) GitHub
2 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.28%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.69%) Extranet
1 6 (7.69%) Intranet
2 2 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 6 (7.69%) OLAP
2 6 (7.69%) OLTP
3 5 (6.41%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.85%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.56%) MySQL
5 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.28%) Big Data
6 1 (1.28%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.28%) Riak
6 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 11 (14.10%) Mercurial
3 7 (8.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (8.97%) Visual Studio
4 5 (6.41%) JIRA
5 3 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (3.85%) Maven
6 2 (2.56%) Babel
6 2 (2.56%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.56%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (2.56%) webpack
7 1 (1.28%) JProfiler
7 1 (1.28%) JUnit
7 1 (1.28%) LoadUI
7 1 (1.28%) Selenium
7 1 (1.28%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.28%) VisualVM
General
1 11 (14.10%) Retail
2 7 (8.97%) Local Government
3 6 (7.69%) Finance
4 3 (3.85%) Marketing
5 1 (1.28%) Advertising
5 1 (1.28%) Banking
5 1 (1.28%) Billing
5 1 (1.28%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (52.56%) Developer
2 20 (25.64%) Architect
3 15 (19.23%) Java Developer
4 14 (17.95%) Solutions Architect
5 13 (16.67%) Senior Developer
6 12 (15.38%) Scala Developer
6 12 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
7 11 (14.10%) Java Scala Developer
7 11 (14.10%) Senior Java Scala Developer
7 11 (14.10%) Senior Scala Developer
8 9 (11.54%) .NET Developer
9 7 (8.97%) Integration Developer
9 7 (8.97%) MuleSoft Developer
9 7 (8.97%) Technical Leader
10 5 (6.41%) Senior Architect
10 5 (6.41%) Senior Solutions Architect
11 4 (5.13%) C# .NET Developer
11 4 (5.13%) C# Developer
12 3 (3.85%) .NET Software Developer
12 3 (3.85%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (29.49%) SOAP
2 21 (26.92%) HTML
3 20 (25.64%) .NET
3 20 (25.64%) RESTful
4 16 (20.51%) CSS
5 15 (19.23%) Hibernate
5 15 (19.23%) REST
6 14 (17.95%) Spring
6 14 (17.95%) Web Services
7 13 (16.67%) Middleware
8 12 (15.38%) CSS3
8 12 (15.38%) HTML5
9 11 (14.10%) .NET Framework
10 10 (12.82%) J2EE
11 9 (11.54%) AngularJS
11 9 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (10.26%) ASP.NET
12 8 (10.26%) XML
13 7 (8.97%) EJB
13 7 (8.97%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.36%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (11.54%) N-Tier
3 4 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.85%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.56%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.56%) User Experience
6 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.28%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.28%) FMCG
6 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.28%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.13%) Windows
2 3 (3.85%) Linux
2 3 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.56%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.28%) CentOS
4 1 (1.28%) Unix
4 1 (1.28%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (44.87%) TDD
2 34 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (29.49%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (26.92%) OO
5 17 (21.79%) Microservices
5 17 (21.79%) Open Source
5 17 (21.79%) Scrum
6 15 (19.23%) OOP
6 15 (19.23%) Pair Programming
7 12 (15.38%) B2B
7 12 (15.38%) Software Delivery
8 11 (14.10%) SDLC
9 10 (12.82%) E-Commerce
10 8 (10.26%) SOLID
10 8 (10.26%) Workflow
11 7 (8.97%) Build Automation
11 7 (8.97%) CRM
11 7 (8.97%) EAI
11 7 (8.97%) MVC
12 6 (7.69%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 37 (47.44%) Java
2 26 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 18 (23.08%) C#
4 14 (17.95%) Scala
5 12 (15.38%) Clojure
5 12 (15.38%) Groovy
6 7 (8.97%) SQL
7 5 (6.41%) T-SQL
8 4 (5.13%) Python
9 3 (3.85%) Ruby
10 2 (2.56%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.56%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.28%) F#
11 1 (1.28%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (3.85%) Degree
2 2 (2.56%) OCP
2 2 (2.56%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.28%) ISEB
3 1 (1.28%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.28%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) QA
2 2 (2.56%) SLA
3 1 (1.28%) GCP
System Software
1 12 (15.38%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (6.41%) Puppet
2 4 (5.13%) Ansible
3 2 (2.56%) Data Guard
3 2 (2.56%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (19.23%) MuleSoft
2 12 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.13%) Oracle
3 4 (5.13%) Sitecore
4 3 (3.85%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.56%) Splunk
6 1 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
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