The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 29 40 49
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +9
Contract jobs citing SOA 38 19 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 5.80% 3.00% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.60% 3.85% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 1
Median daily rate £600 £450 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +45.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £450 £413
% change year-on-year
+4.44% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.60 £43.25
% change year-on-year
+10.83% -6.12%
SOA
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
500 494 488
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 76.34% 78.04% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 356 329
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 20 11
Median hourly rate £38.50 £21.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% -44.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wiltshire region citing SOA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

SOA
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SOA across the Wiltshire region.

SOA Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

SOA
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOA across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

SOA Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

SOA
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SOA across the Wiltshire region.

SOA Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

SOA
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Corsham - 17 £650 -
Swindon +1 11 £550 +24.29% 1
Chippenham - 1 £700 -
SOA
South West

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for SOA.

1 29 (56.86%) TOGAF
2 28 (54.90%) XML
3 26 (50.98%) Web Services
3 26 (50.98%) REST
4 25 (49.02%) Security Cleared
5 23 (45.10%) Microsoft
6 22 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (41.18%) Migration
8 20 (39.22%) SC Cleared
8 20 (39.22%) WSDL
8 20 (39.22%) XSD
9 17 (33.33%) Jenkins
10 16 (31.37%) Microsoft Intune
10 16 (31.37%) Virtual Environments
10 16 (31.37%) Citrix
10 16 (31.37%) VMware Infrastructure
10 16 (31.37%) Data Migration
10 16 (31.37%) MODAF
10 16 (31.37%) Xen
10 16 (31.37%) VMware
10 16 (31.37%) Zachman Framework
11 14 (27.45%) HL7
11 14 (27.45%) Data Modelling
11 14 (27.45%) NHS
12 13 (25.49%) SQL Server
12 13 (25.49%) Finance
13 12 (23.53%) Use Case
14 11 (21.57%) JIRA
14 11 (21.57%) Maven
14 11 (21.57%) Continuous Integration

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 11 (21.57%) Confluence
2 6 (11.76%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (11.76%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.88%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.92%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.96%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.96%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.96%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle ASCP
2 1 (1.96%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.96%) SAP hybris
2 1 (1.96%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 11 (21.57%) GitHub
2 2 (3.92%) SaaS
3 1 (1.96%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) SAN
2 2 (3.92%) HTTP
3 1 (1.96%) SSL
3 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (25.49%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.69%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (15.69%) Star Schema
3 4 (7.84%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.96%) DB2
5 1 (1.96%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (1.96%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 17 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 11 (21.57%) JIRA
2 11 (21.57%) Maven
3 5 (9.80%) Hudson
4 4 (7.84%) Rational DOORS
General
1 13 (25.49%) Finance
2 7 (13.73%) Banking
3 3 (5.88%) Marketing
4 2 (3.92%) Electronics
4 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.96%) Advertising
5 1 (1.96%) Billing
5 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (62.75%) Architect
2 11 (21.57%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (17.65%) Developer
4 8 (15.69%) Data Architect
5 6 (11.76%) Java Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Business Architect
6 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (5.88%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Applications Architect
7 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Digital Developer
8 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.92%) C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) Java Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Technical Architect
9 1 (1.96%) Administrator
9 1 (1.96%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (54.90%) XML
2 26 (50.98%) REST
2 26 (50.98%) Web Services
3 20 (39.22%) WSDL
3 20 (39.22%) XSD
4 10 (19.61%) Middleware
5 6 (11.76%) RESTful
6 5 (9.80%) Spring
7 3 (5.88%) .NET
7 3 (5.88%) .NET Framework
7 3 (5.88%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET
8 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (3.92%) CSS
8 2 (3.92%) Entity Framework
8 2 (3.92%) HTML
8 2 (3.92%) OpenGL
9 1 (1.96%) J2EE
9 1 (1.96%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (1.96%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (27.45%) NHS
2 5 (9.80%) Private Cloud
3 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.92%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.96%) DataPower
5 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.96%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.96%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.69%) Windows
2 5 (9.80%) Windows Server
3 3 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (56.86%) TOGAF
2 22 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (41.18%) Migration
4 16 (31.37%) Data Migration
4 16 (31.37%) MODAF
4 16 (31.37%) Virtual Environments
4 16 (31.37%) Zachman Framework
5 14 (27.45%) Data Modelling
6 12 (23.53%) Use Case
7 11 (21.57%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (17.65%) Data Architecture
8 9 (17.65%) MVC
8 9 (17.65%) Software Engineering
9 8 (15.69%) SDLC
10 7 (13.73%) PRINCE2
10 7 (13.73%) Scrum
10 7 (13.73%) UML
11 5 (9.80%) Multithreading
11 5 (9.80%) OO
11 5 (9.80%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.69%) Java
2 3 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.92%) Ada
3 2 (3.92%) C#
3 2 (3.92%) C++
3 2 (3.92%) SQL
4 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.96%) Jython
4 1 (1.96%) Korn
4 1 (1.96%) Perl
4 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (49.02%) Security Cleared
2 20 (39.22%) SC Cleared
3 5 (9.80%) MCSA
3 5 (9.80%) MCSD
3 5 (9.80%) MCSE
3 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (7.84%) Degree
4 4 (7.84%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (27.45%) HL7
2 1 (1.96%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 16 (31.37%) VMware Infrastructure
1 16 (31.37%) Xen
2 10 (19.61%) Docker
3 5 (9.80%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.96%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 16 (31.37%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (1.96%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 23 (45.10%) Microsoft
2 16 (31.37%) Citrix
2 16 (31.37%) VMware
3 7 (13.73%) Oracle
4 3 (5.88%) IBM
4 3 (5.88%) SAP
5 1 (1.96%) hybris
5 1 (1.96%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.96%) webMethods
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