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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 93 63 68
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +5
Contract jobs citing SOA 34 89 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.41% 2.88% 2.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 3.45% 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 61 27
Median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £350 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £529 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £470 £450
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £48.75
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -7.69%
SOA
England

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
1954 2580 2091
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 81.32% 83.55% 78.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1292 1712 1367
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 97 53
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -5.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.60 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

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 9 December 2016.

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 9 December 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
West Yorkshire -29 23 £510 +6.25% 7
South Yorkshire -8 5 £450 -4.25% 2
North Yorkshire +10 4 £325 -24.63%
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SOA.

1 46 (39.66%) Java
2 39 (33.62%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (30.17%) TDD
4 32 (27.59%) Oracle
4 32 (27.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 31 (26.72%) SOAP
6 29 (25.00%) Middleware
7 24 (20.69%) JavaScript
7 24 (20.69%) SQL
7 24 (20.69%) .NET
8 23 (19.83%) Web Services
8 23 (19.83%) Continuous Integration
9 22 (18.97%) HTML
9 22 (18.97%) Oracle Database
10 21 (18.10%) Microsoft
10 21 (18.10%) RESTful
11 20 (17.24%) C#
11 20 (17.24%) XML
11 20 (17.24%) OO
11 20 (17.24%) Enterprise Software
12 19 (16.38%) Microservices
13 18 (15.52%) Scrum
13 18 (15.52%) BizTalk Server
13 18 (15.52%) REST
14 17 (14.66%) Open Source
14 17 (14.66%) Hibernate
14 17 (14.66%) MuleSoft
15 16 (13.79%) Mule ESB
15 16 (13.79%) SharePoint
15 16 (13.79%) CSS

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 32 (27.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 18 (15.52%) BizTalk Server
3 16 (13.79%) Mule
3 16 (13.79%) Mule ESB
3 16 (13.79%) SharePoint
4 8 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (6.90%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (6.90%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (6.90%) Skype for Business
5 7 (6.03%) Oracle Service Bus
5 7 (6.03%) WebLogic
6 6 (5.17%) CMS
7 5 (4.31%) Apache Solr
7 5 (4.31%) Confluence
7 5 (4.31%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (3.45%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (1.72%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.86%) IIS
10 1 (0.86%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.86%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (6.03%) InfoPath
1 7 (6.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (12.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (6.90%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.86%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.86%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.48%) GitHub
2 8 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.86%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.17%) Extranet
1 6 (5.17%) Intranet
2 2 (1.72%) Internet
3 1 (0.86%) FTP
3 1 (0.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (18.97%) Oracle Database
2 14 (12.07%) Oracle Database 12c
3 12 (10.34%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (8.62%) SQL Server
5 7 (6.03%) MongoDB
5 7 (6.03%) NoSQL
5 7 (6.03%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (5.17%) OLAP
6 6 (5.17%) OLTP
7 4 (3.45%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.59%) MySQL
9 2 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.86%) Big Data
10 1 (0.86%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.86%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.86%) Pentaho
10 1 (0.86%) Redis
10 1 (0.86%) Riak
10 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (12.07%) Git (software)
2 11 (9.48%) Mercurial
3 10 (8.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (7.76%) Visual Studio
5 6 (5.17%) JIRA
6 3 (2.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (2.59%) Maven
7 2 (1.72%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.72%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.86%) Android Studio
8 1 (0.86%) Babel
8 1 (0.86%) JProfiler
8 1 (0.86%) JUnit
8 1 (0.86%) LoadUI
8 1 (0.86%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.86%) Selenium
8 1 (0.86%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.86%) Subversion
8 1 (0.86%) VisualVM
8 1 (0.86%) webpack
General
1 9 (7.76%) Finance
1 9 (7.76%) Local Government
2 8 (6.90%) Retail
3 2 (1.72%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.86%) Advertising
4 1 (0.86%) Automotive
4 1 (0.86%) Banking
4 1 (0.86%) Billing
4 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.86%) Marketing
4 1 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.86%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 67 (57.76%) Developer
2 28 (24.14%) Architect
3 20 (17.24%) Oracle Developer
4 17 (14.66%) Java Developer
5 14 (12.07%) Solutions Architect
6 13 (11.21%) Senior Developer
7 12 (10.34%) Scala Developer
7 12 (10.34%) Senior Java Developer
7 12 (10.34%) SOA Developer
8 11 (9.48%) Java Scala Developer
8 11 (9.48%) Oracle SOA Developer
8 11 (9.48%) Senior Java Scala Developer
8 11 (9.48%) Senior Scala Developer
9 9 (7.76%) .NET Developer
10 8 (6.90%) Technical Leader
11 7 (6.03%) Integration Developer
11 7 (6.03%) MuleSoft Developer
12 6 (5.17%) Analyst
13 5 (4.31%) Consultant
14 4 (3.45%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (26.72%) SOAP
2 29 (25.00%) Middleware
3 24 (20.69%) .NET
4 23 (19.83%) Web Services
5 22 (18.97%) HTML
6 21 (18.10%) RESTful
7 20 (17.24%) XML
8 18 (15.52%) REST
9 17 (14.66%) Hibernate
10 16 (13.79%) CSS
10 16 (13.79%) Oracle Fusion
10 16 (13.79%) Spring
11 14 (12.07%) WSDL
12 13 (11.21%) .NET Framework
12 13 (11.21%) J2EE
13 12 (10.34%) CSS3
13 12 (10.34%) HTML5
13 12 (10.34%) JSON
14 10 (8.62%) XSLT
15 9 (7.76%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (17.24%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (9.48%) N-Tier
3 9 (7.76%) Clustering
4 8 (6.90%) Social Network
5 4 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.72%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.72%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.72%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.72%) User Experience
6 2 (1.72%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.86%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.86%) FMCG
7 1 (0.86%) iSeries
7 1 (0.86%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.86%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.86%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.31%) Windows
2 4 (3.45%) Linux
3 3 (2.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (2.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.72%) Unix
4 2 (1.72%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.86%) Android
5 1 (0.86%) CentOS
5 1 (0.86%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.86%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (33.62%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (30.17%) TDD
3 23 (19.83%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (17.24%) OO
5 19 (16.38%) Microservices
6 18 (15.52%) Scrum
7 17 (14.66%) Open Source
8 15 (12.93%) Business Activity Monitoring
8 15 (12.93%) CRM
8 15 (12.93%) OOP
8 15 (12.93%) Pair Programming
9 13 (11.21%) SDLC
9 13 (11.21%) Software Delivery
10 12 (10.34%) B2B
10 12 (10.34%) Enterprise Architecture
11 10 (8.62%) E-Commerce
11 10 (8.62%) Workflow
12 9 (7.76%) Build Automation
12 9 (7.76%) Unit Testing
13 8 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 46 (39.66%) Java
2 24 (20.69%) JavaScript
2 24 (20.69%) SQL
3 20 (17.24%) C#
4 14 (12.07%) Scala
5 12 (10.34%) Clojure
5 12 (10.34%) Groovy
6 9 (7.76%) PL/SQL
7 5 (4.31%) T-SQL
8 4 (3.45%) Python
9 3 (2.59%) Ruby
10 2 (1.72%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.86%) F#
11 1 (0.86%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.86%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 4 (3.45%) Degree
2 2 (1.72%) OCP
2 2 (1.72%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.86%) ISEB
3 1 (0.86%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.86%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.31%) QA
2 3 (2.59%) SLA
3 1 (0.86%) GCP
System Software
1 12 (10.34%) Virtual Machines
2 8 (6.90%) Active Directory
2 8 (6.90%) Hyper-V
3 5 (4.31%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (4.31%) Puppet
2 4 (3.45%) Ansible
3 2 (1.72%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.72%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (27.59%) Oracle
2 21 (18.10%) Microsoft
3 17 (14.66%) MuleSoft
4 4 (3.45%) Sitecore
5 3 (2.59%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.72%) Splunk
7 1 (0.86%) IBM
7 1 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
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