The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 78 69 73
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Contract jobs citing SOA 44 71 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.02% 2.54% 2.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.44% 3.10% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 40 21
Median daily rate £518 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.94% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £546 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £451 £446
% change year-on-year
-0.11% +0.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £48.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+13.98% +13.52%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1803 2287 1969
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 82.82% 81.82% 80.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1183 1481 1367
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £284 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 73 40
Median hourly rate £15.86 £19.50 £15.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.66% +23.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.66 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SOA
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

SOA Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SOA
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOA across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

SOA Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

SOA
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

SOA Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SOA
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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
West Yorkshire -12 37 £525 +10.52% 9
North Yorkshire - 3 £488 - 5
South Yorkshire -6 2 £450 +4.95% 1
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SOA.

1 37 (36.27%) Java
2 35 (34.31%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (28.43%) SOAP
4 28 (27.45%) TDD
5 27 (26.47%) Middleware
6 26 (25.49%) Oracle
6 26 (25.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 21 (20.59%) .NET
8 20 (19.61%) Web Services
9 19 (18.63%) XML
9 19 (18.63%) SQL
9 19 (18.63%) JavaScript
10 18 (17.65%) MuleSoft
11 17 (16.67%) Oracle Database
11 17 (16.67%) OO
11 17 (16.67%) Microsoft
11 17 (16.67%) REST
11 17 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (16.67%) RESTful
12 16 (15.69%) Mule
12 16 (15.69%) C#
12 16 (15.69%) HTML
12 16 (15.69%) Mule ESB
13 15 (14.71%) SDLC
13 15 (14.71%) Microservices
13 15 (14.71%) Enterprise Software
14 14 (13.73%) Open Source
15 13 (12.75%) Retail
15 13 (12.75%) Finance
15 13 (12.75%) Hibernate

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in 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 26 (25.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 16 (15.69%) Mule
2 16 (15.69%) Mule ESB
3 12 (11.76%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (9.80%) SharePoint
5 6 (5.88%) Confluence
5 6 (5.88%) Oracle Service Bus
5 6 (5.88%) WebLogic
6 5 (4.90%) CMS
7 4 (3.92%) Apache Solr
7 4 (3.92%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (2.94%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.96%) Skype for Business
9 2 (1.96%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.98%) IIS
10 1 (0.98%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.98%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (6.86%) InfoPath
2 4 (3.92%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.94%) MS Office
3 3 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.96%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.98%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.86%) GitHub
2 4 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.92%) PaaS
3 3 (2.94%) IaaS
3 3 (2.94%) SaaS
4 2 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.98%) G Suite
5 1 (0.98%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.98%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.94%) Extranet
1 3 (2.94%) Internet
1 3 (2.94%) Intranet
2 1 (0.98%) HTTP
2 1 (0.98%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 12 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 10 (9.80%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (9.80%) Oracle Database 12c
4 8 (7.84%) MongoDB
4 8 (7.84%) NoSQL
5 7 (6.86%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (4.90%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (4.90%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.92%) Big Data
7 4 (3.92%) Hadoop
8 3 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (2.94%) MySQL
8 3 (2.94%) OLAP
8 3 (2.94%) OLTP
8 3 (2.94%) QlikView
9 2 (1.96%) Riak
9 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.98%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.98%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (9.80%) Git (software)
1 10 (9.80%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (8.82%) Visual Studio
3 7 (6.86%) JIRA
3 7 (6.86%) Mercurial
4 4 (3.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (2.94%) Maven
6 2 (1.96%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.98%) Android Studio
7 1 (0.98%) Babel
7 1 (0.98%) JProfiler
7 1 (0.98%) JUnit
7 1 (0.98%) LoadUI
7 1 (0.98%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.98%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.98%) Selenium
7 1 (0.98%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.98%) Subversion
7 1 (0.98%) VisualVM
7 1 (0.98%) webpack
General
1 13 (12.75%) Finance
1 13 (12.75%) Retail
2 9 (8.82%) Local Government
3 2 (1.96%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.98%) Automotive
4 1 (0.98%) Banking
4 1 (0.98%) Billing
4 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.98%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (54.90%) Developer
2 27 (26.47%) Architect
3 17 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 15 (14.71%) Oracle Developer
5 14 (13.73%) Java Developer
6 10 (9.80%) SOA Developer
7 9 (8.82%) Oracle SOA Developer
7 9 (8.82%) Senior Developer
8 8 (7.84%) Scala Developer
8 8 (7.84%) Senior Architect
8 8 (7.84%) Senior Java Developer
8 8 (7.84%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 8 (7.84%) Technical Leader
9 7 (6.86%) Integration Developer
9 7 (6.86%) Java Scala Developer
9 7 (6.86%) MuleSoft Developer
9 7 (6.86%) Senior Java Scala Developer
9 7 (6.86%) Senior Scala Developer
10 5 (4.90%) .NET Developer
10 5 (4.90%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (28.43%) SOAP
2 27 (26.47%) Middleware
3 21 (20.59%) .NET
4 20 (19.61%) Web Services
5 19 (18.63%) XML
6 17 (16.67%) REST
6 17 (16.67%) RESTful
7 16 (15.69%) HTML
8 13 (12.75%) Hibernate
8 13 (12.75%) WSDL
9 12 (11.76%) J2EE
9 12 (11.76%) JSON
9 12 (11.76%) Spring
10 10 (9.80%) .NET Framework
10 10 (9.80%) AngularJS
10 10 (9.80%) Oracle Fusion
10 10 (9.80%) XSLT
11 9 (8.82%) CSS
12 8 (7.84%) HTML5
12 8 (7.84%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.71%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (10.78%) N-Tier
3 5 (4.90%) Virtual Team
4 3 (2.94%) Algorithms
4 3 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.94%) Clustering
4 3 (2.94%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.96%) Social Network
6 1 (0.98%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.98%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.98%) FMCG
6 1 (0.98%) iSeries
6 1 (0.98%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.98%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.98%) RIA
6 1 (0.98%) User Experience
6 1 (0.98%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.90%) Windows
2 4 (3.92%) Linux
3 3 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.96%) Unix
4 2 (1.96%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.98%) Android
5 1 (0.98%) CentOS
5 1 (0.98%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.98%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (34.31%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (27.45%) TDD
3 17 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (16.67%) OO
4 15 (14.71%) Microservices
4 15 (14.71%) SDLC
5 14 (13.73%) Open Source
6 12 (11.76%) Scrum
7 11 (10.78%) Business Activity Monitoring
8 10 (9.80%) E-Commerce
8 10 (9.80%) OOP
9 9 (8.82%) B2B
9 9 (8.82%) Build Automation
9 9 (8.82%) Pair Programming
9 9 (8.82%) Software Delivery
9 9 (8.82%) Unit Testing
9 9 (8.82%) Workflow
10 8 (7.84%) Data Management
10 8 (7.84%) EAI
10 8 (7.84%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 37 (36.27%) Java
2 19 (18.63%) JavaScript
2 19 (18.63%) SQL
3 16 (15.69%) C#
4 9 (8.82%) Scala
5 8 (7.84%) Clojure
5 8 (7.84%) Groovy
5 8 (7.84%) PL/SQL
6 4 (3.92%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.94%) Python
8 2 (1.96%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.98%) C
9 1 (0.98%) F#
9 1 (0.98%) Ruby
9 1 (0.98%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.98%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 4 (3.92%) Degree
2 2 (1.96%) OCP
2 2 (1.96%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.98%) ISEB
3 1 (0.98%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.98%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.98%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.90%) QA
2 1 (0.98%) GCP
2 1 (0.98%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (7.84%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (5.88%) Docker
3 2 (1.96%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.96%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (4.90%) Ansible
1 5 (4.90%) Puppet
2 2 (1.96%) Data Guard
2 2 (1.96%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 26 (25.49%) Oracle
2 18 (17.65%) MuleSoft
3 17 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.94%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.94%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.96%) IBM
6 1 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
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