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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 74 74 71
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs citing SOA 50 68 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.28% 2.40% 2.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.76% 2.94% 2.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 36 24
Median daily rate £488 £475 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £358 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £50.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +42.85%

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
1811 2309 2128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 82.54% 81.36% 81.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1178 1538 1429
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 £300 £295 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £559 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 63 50
Median hourly rate £13.50 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.02% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £12.12 £10.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.31 £40.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 -3 38 £538 +11.97% 7
North Yorkshire - 4 £325 - 2
South Yorkshire +2 3 £380 -3.49% 2
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 35 (42.17%) Java
2 30 (36.14%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (26.51%) Middleware
3 22 (26.51%) SOAP
4 18 (21.69%) Web Services
5 17 (20.48%) TDD
5 17 (20.48%) MuleSoft
6 16 (19.28%) REST
6 16 (19.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 16 (19.28%) Mule
6 16 (19.28%) Oracle
7 15 (18.07%) .NET
7 15 (18.07%) JavaScript
7 15 (18.07%) OO
7 15 (18.07%) Mule ESB
8 14 (16.87%) Retail
9 13 (15.66%) Finance
9 13 (15.66%) SDLC
10 12 (14.46%) SQL
11 11 (13.25%) J2EE
11 11 (13.25%) XML
11 11 (13.25%) E-Commerce
11 11 (13.25%) Microsoft
11 11 (13.25%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (12.05%) RESTful
12 10 (12.05%) Open Source
12 10 (12.05%) Oracle Database
12 10 (12.05%) AngularJS
12 10 (12.05%) Enterprise Software
12 10 (12.05%) Spring

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 16 (19.28%) Mule
1 16 (19.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 15 (18.07%) Mule ESB
3 6 (7.23%) Confluence
3 6 (7.23%) Oracle Service Bus
4 5 (6.02%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (6.02%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.41%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.41%) CMS
5 2 (2.41%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.41%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.20%) IIS
6 1 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.20%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (4.82%) InfoPath
2 3 (3.61%) MS Office
2 3 (3.61%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.02%) SaaS
3 3 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.61%) IaaS
3 3 (3.61%) PaaS
4 2 (2.41%) iPaaS
5 1 (1.20%) G Suite
5 1 (1.20%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.82%) Extranet
1 4 (4.82%) Intranet
2 3 (3.61%) Internet
3 1 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.05%) Oracle Database
2 8 (9.64%) SQL Server
3 7 (8.43%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (7.23%) MongoDB
4 6 (7.23%) NoSQL
5 5 (6.02%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (4.82%) OLAP
6 4 (4.82%) OLTP
6 4 (4.82%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (4.82%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.61%) Big Data
7 3 (3.61%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (3.61%) Hadoop
7 3 (3.61%) MySQL
7 3 (3.61%) QlikView
8 2 (2.41%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (2.41%) Riak
9 1 (1.20%) Neo4j
9 1 (1.20%) Pentaho
9 1 (1.20%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (8.43%) JIRA
2 5 (6.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (4.82%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.82%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.41%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.41%) Maven
4 2 (2.41%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.20%) Android Studio
5 1 (1.20%) Babel
5 1 (1.20%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.20%) Subversion
5 1 (1.20%) webpack
General
1 14 (16.87%) Retail
2 13 (15.66%) Finance
3 5 (6.02%) Local Government
4 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (45.78%) Developer
2 33 (39.76%) Architect
3 23 (27.71%) Solutions Architect
4 11 (13.25%) Java Developer
4 11 (13.25%) Senior Architect
5 9 (10.84%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 7 (8.43%) Integration Developer
7 6 (7.23%) MuleSoft Developer
7 6 (7.23%) Technical Leader
8 5 (6.02%) Oracle Developer
9 3 (3.61%) Consultant
9 3 (3.61%) Data Architect
9 3 (3.61%) Enterprise Architect
9 3 (3.61%) Enterprise Data Architect
9 3 (3.61%) Middleware Consultant
9 3 (3.61%) Middleware Developer
9 3 (3.61%) Oracle Consultant
9 3 (3.61%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.61%) SOA Architect
9 3 (3.61%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (26.51%) Middleware
1 22 (26.51%) SOAP
2 18 (21.69%) Web Services
3 16 (19.28%) REST
4 15 (18.07%) .NET
5 11 (13.25%) J2EE
5 11 (13.25%) XML
6 10 (12.05%) AngularJS
6 10 (12.05%) RESTful
6 10 (12.05%) Spring
7 9 (10.84%) HTML
7 9 (10.84%) JSON
8 7 (8.43%) Node.js
9 6 (7.23%) EJB
9 6 (7.23%) Hibernate
9 6 (7.23%) JMS
9 6 (7.23%) Servlets
10 5 (6.02%) .NET Framework
10 5 (6.02%) XSLT
11 4 (4.82%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.05%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (7.23%) N-Tier
3 5 (6.02%) Virtual Team
4 3 (3.61%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.61%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (3.61%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (3.61%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.41%) FMCG
5 2 (2.41%) User Experience
6 1 (1.20%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.20%) RIA
6 1 (1.20%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.82%) Windows
2 3 (3.61%) Linux
2 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.41%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.20%) Android
4 1 (1.20%) Unix
4 1 (1.20%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (36.14%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (20.48%) TDD
3 15 (18.07%) OO
4 13 (15.66%) SDLC
5 11 (13.25%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (13.25%) E-Commerce
6 10 (12.05%) B2B
6 10 (12.05%) Open Source
7 9 (10.84%) Data Management
7 9 (10.84%) EAI
7 9 (10.84%) UML
8 8 (9.64%) Analytics
8 8 (9.64%) Microservices
8 8 (9.64%) Workflow
9 6 (7.23%) API Development
9 6 (7.23%) DevOps
9 6 (7.23%) MVC
9 6 (7.23%) OOD
9 6 (7.23%) SOLID
10 5 (6.02%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 35 (42.17%) Java
2 15 (18.07%) JavaScript
3 12 (14.46%) SQL
4 8 (9.64%) C#
5 6 (7.23%) PL/SQL
6 3 (3.61%) PHP
6 3 (3.61%) Python
6 3 (3.61%) Scala
7 2 (2.41%) Clojure
7 2 (2.41%) Groovy
7 2 (2.41%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.41%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.20%) C
8 1 (1.20%) F#
8 1 (1.20%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (2.41%) OCP
1 2 (2.41%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) QA
2 2 (2.41%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (10.84%) Docker
2 1 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (6.02%) Ansible
1 5 (6.02%) Puppet
2 2 (2.41%) Data Guard
2 2 (2.41%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 17 (20.48%) MuleSoft
2 16 (19.28%) Oracle
3 11 (13.25%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.41%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.20%) IBM
5 1 (1.20%) Sitecore
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CoreCom Consulting
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