The first table below looks at the demand for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Wiltshire region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 55 46 52
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Contract jobs citing SOA 9 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.34% 1.39% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.84% 1.86% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 3
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£350 £425 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +49.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £390 £400
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £29.50 £32.05
% change year-on-year
+18.64% -7.95%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
488 430 411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 72.62% 74.78% 65.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 288 248
Average daily rate £413 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £271 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 19 25
Average hourly rate £37.50 £27.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% +8.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -
SOA
South West

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOA across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Swindon -6 5 £490 +15.29% 3
Chippenham - - - -
SOA
South West

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 10 (45.45%) Linux
2 9 (40.91%) SQL
2 9 (40.91%) Oracle
3 8 (36.36%) PL/SQL
3 8 (36.36%) WebLogic
3 8 (36.36%) Oracle Database
4 7 (31.82%) Finance
5 6 (27.27%) .NET
5 6 (27.27%) C#
5 6 (27.27%) UNIX
6 5 (22.73%) Windows
6 5 (22.73%) XSLT
6 5 (22.73%) UML
6 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
6 5 (22.73%) Java
6 5 (22.73%) Visual Studio
6 5 (22.73%) JUnit
6 5 (22.73%) MVC
6 5 (22.73%) Spring
6 5 (22.73%) Maven
6 5 (22.73%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (22.73%) REST
7 4 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (18.18%) vCloud
7 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
7 4 (18.18%) Open Source
7 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (18.18%) WebCenter
7 4 (18.18%) 3PAR
7 4 (18.18%) Silverlight

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 8 (36.36%) WebLogic
2 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (4.55%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (4.55%) Apache
3 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) SAN
2 1 (4.55%) Internet
2 1 (4.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle Database
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.55%) MySQL
4 1 (4.55%) Big Data
4 1 (4.55%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) JUnit
1 5 (22.73%) Visual Studio
1 5 (22.73%) Maven
1 5 (22.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (18.18%) Ant
2 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 4 (18.18%) Eclipse
2 4 (18.18%) JDeveloper
3 3 (13.64%) Subversion
3 3 (13.64%) Mockito
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Java Developer
4 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Data Modeller
4 2 (9.09%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Architect
4 2 (9.09%) VMware Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Cloud Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Development Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) .NET
2 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
2 5 (22.73%) XSLT
2 5 (22.73%) Spring
2 5 (22.73%) REST
3 4 (18.18%) XML
3 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (18.18%) WebCenter
3 4 (18.18%) JSF
3 4 (18.18%) Silverlight
3 4 (18.18%) jQuery
3 4 (18.18%) CSS
3 4 (18.18%) J2EE
4 3 (13.64%) XML Schema
4 3 (13.64%) Web Services
4 3 (13.64%) JAX-WS
4 3 (13.64%) CSS3
5 2 (9.09%) PowerMock
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Open Source
2 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Linux
2 6 (27.27%) UNIX
3 5 (22.73%) Windows
4 3 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) UML
1 5 (22.73%) MVC
2 4 (18.18%) CRM
2 4 (18.18%) Workflow
2 4 (18.18%) Migration
2 4 (18.18%) BPEL
2 4 (18.18%) Data Migration
3 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
4 2 (9.09%) Scrum
4 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 2 (9.09%) Content Management
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) Data Governance
5 1 (4.55%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 1 (4.55%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) SQL
2 8 (36.36%) PL/SQL
3 6 (27.27%) C#
4 5 (22.73%) Java
5 4 (18.18%) Perl
5 4 (18.18%) Python
5 4 (18.18%) XQuery
5 4 (18.18%) Shell Script
5 4 (18.18%) Ruby
5 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
6 3 (13.64%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) OCP
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (18.18%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) Cisco
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) HP
2 4 (18.18%) VMware
2 4 (18.18%) 3PAR
3 1 (4.55%) Jaspersoft
3 1 (4.55%) IBM
3 1 (4.55%) SAP
3 1 (4.55%) JBoss
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