The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills 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 over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 56 61 86
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +25
Contract jobs citing SOA 69 60 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.70% 2.69% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.64% 3.57% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 44 11
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£450 £388 £424
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -8.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £690 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £26.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+77.57% -25.69%
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
1896 1680 1918
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 74.27% 75.30% 76.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1188 978 976
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £459 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 64 61
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.00 £12.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 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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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
West Yorkshire +10 48 £450 +22.44% 17
North Yorkshire -4 7 £313 -21.87%
South Yorkshire -14 2 £310 -22.50%
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 54 (50.94%) Oracle
2 38 (35.85%) SQL Server
2 38 (35.85%) Finance
3 36 (33.96%) .NET
4 31 (29.25%) C#
5 27 (25.47%) Web Services
6 25 (23.58%) XML
7 23 (21.70%) WCF
8 22 (20.75%) ASP.NET
9 21 (19.81%) Middleware
10 20 (18.87%) Java
11 18 (16.98%) Linux
12 15 (14.15%) CSS
12 15 (14.15%) SQL
12 15 (14.15%) Microsoft
12 15 (14.15%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (12.26%) HTML
15 12 (11.32%) Data Modelling
15 12 (11.32%) MVC
15 12 (11.32%) .NET Framework
16 11 (10.38%) Data Management
16 11 (10.38%) TOGAF
16 11 (10.38%) Master Data Management
16 11 (10.38%) J2EE
17 10 (9.43%) DB2
17 10 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
17 10 (9.43%) IBM
17 10 (9.43%) Unit Testing
18 9 (8.49%) Retail

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 6 (5.66%) WebSphere
2 5 (4.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (3.77%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.77%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (3.77%) CMS
4 3 (2.83%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (1.89%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.89%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.94%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.94%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (4.72%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.77%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (8.49%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (8.49%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (7.55%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (2.83%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (1.89%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.94%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.77%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (3.77%) Amazon S3
1 4 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (3.77%) CloudFront
1 4 (3.77%) Route 53
1 4 (3.77%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.94%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.89%) FTP
1 2 (1.89%) Firewall
2 1 (0.94%) SMTP
2 1 (0.94%) HTTP
2 1 (0.94%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.94%) VPN
2 1 (0.94%) DNS
2 1 (0.94%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (35.85%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.43%) DB2
3 8 (7.55%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.66%) Oracle Database
4 6 (5.66%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (3.77%) MySQL
6 3 (2.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.83%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (2.83%) Oracle9i Database
6 3 (2.83%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.89%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.89%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.89%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.94%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.94%) Redis
8 1 (0.94%) Riak
Development Applications
1 5 (4.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.77%) RSpec
2 4 (3.77%) Ant
2 4 (3.77%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (3.77%) Maven
3 2 (1.89%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.94%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.94%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.94%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.94%) Oracle APEX
General
1 38 (35.85%) Finance
2 9 (8.49%) Retail
3 4 (3.77%) Banking
3 4 (3.77%) Back Office
4 2 (1.89%) Advertising
5 1 (0.94%) Games
5 1 (0.94%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 37 (34.91%) Architect
2 31 (29.25%) Developer
3 26 (24.53%) Solutions Architect
4 14 (13.21%) .NET Developer
5 10 (9.43%) Analyst
5 10 (9.43%) Oracle Developer
6 8 (7.55%) C# Web Developer
6 8 (7.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (7.55%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (7.55%) Web Developer
6 8 (7.55%) C# Developer
6 8 (7.55%) ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (7.55%) .NET Web Developer
7 7 (6.60%) Data Architect
7 7 (6.60%) Test Analyst
8 6 (5.66%) Consultant
8 6 (5.66%) Oracle Architect
9 5 (4.72%) Designer
9 5 (4.72%) Oracle SOA Developer
9 5 (4.72%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (33.96%) .NET
2 27 (25.47%) Web Services
3 25 (23.58%) XML
4 23 (21.70%) WCF
5 22 (20.75%) ASP.NET
6 21 (19.81%) Middleware
7 15 (14.15%) CSS
8 13 (12.26%) HTML
9 12 (11.32%) .NET Framework
10 11 (10.38%) J2EE
11 8 (7.55%) XHTML
11 8 (7.55%) Oracle Fusion
12 6 (5.66%) XSLT
13 5 (4.72%) SOAP
13 5 (4.72%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 4 (3.77%) Oracle ADF
14 4 (3.77%) WebSphere Message Broker
14 4 (3.77%) jQuery
14 4 (3.77%) NHibernate
15 3 (2.83%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.72%) DataPower
1 5 (4.72%) Mobile App
2 3 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.89%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.89%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.94%) Open Source
4 1 (0.94%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 18 (16.98%) Linux
2 8 (7.55%) UNIX
3 6 (5.66%) Oracle Linux
4 4 (3.77%) Windows
5 3 (2.83%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.83%) Android
6 1 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.94%) HPUX
6 1 (0.94%) MVS
6 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (14.15%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (11.32%) MVC
3 12 (11.32%) Data Modelling
4 11 (10.38%) Data Management
4 11 (10.38%) TOGAF
4 11 (10.38%) Master Data Management
5 10 (9.43%) Unit Testing
5 10 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (8.49%) Migration
6 9 (8.49%) Waterfall
7 8 (7.55%) Mentoring
8 7 (6.60%) Coaching
8 7 (6.60%) Data Security
8 7 (6.60%) Zachman Framework
9 6 (5.66%) CRM
9 6 (5.66%) Data Stewardship
9 6 (5.66%) Information Assurance
10 5 (4.72%) Business Analysis
10 5 (4.72%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (29.25%) C#
2 20 (18.87%) Java
3 15 (14.15%) SQL
4 8 (7.55%) PL/SQL
5 5 (4.72%) Ruby
5 5 (4.72%) VB
6 4 (3.77%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.77%) COBOL
7 3 (2.83%) VB6
7 3 (2.83%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.94%) PHP
8 1 (0.94%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.94%) Python
8 1 (0.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (4.72%) ISEB
2 2 (1.89%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.94%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.94%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.94%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.77%) QA
2 1 (0.94%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.89%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.94%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 8 (7.55%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.77%) Puppet
3 2 (1.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.94%) OpenView
4 1 (0.94%) OVSD
4 1 (0.94%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.94%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 54 (50.94%) Oracle
2 15 (14.15%) Microsoft
3 10 (9.43%) IBM
4 5 (4.72%) Perforce
5 3 (2.83%) Telerik
6 2 (1.89%) Pega
6 2 (1.89%) HP
6 2 (1.89%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.89%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.94%) Siebel
7 1 (0.94%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.94%) Pegasus
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £505.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
West Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £340.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago