The table below looks at the statistics for the SOA Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SOA Developer
Rank 125 - 122
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an SOA Developer 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.12% - 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% - 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £225
UK excluding London average daily rate £456 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+21.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2329 2047 2404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 91.91% 93.47% 95.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1404 1148 1202
Average daily rate £350 £325 £326
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -0.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 122 126
Average hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -1.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.10 £10.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £35.00 £25.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -7.42%

SOA Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOA Developer in the job title across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SOA Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SOA Developer
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited SOA Developer in their job title 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 with SOA Developer in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) SOA
1 5 (100.00%) Middleware
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) MQSeries
3 2 (40.00%) FTP
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (40.00%) BPEL
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Fusion

SOA Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited SOA Developer in their job title 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 with SOA Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (40.00%) MQSeries
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) FTP
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) Middleware
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Fusion
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) IBM