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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 45 71 101
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +30
Contract jobs citing SOA 116 74 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.02% 2.53% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.90% 3.06% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 43 20
Median daily rate £475 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £431 £410
% change year-on-year
+9.12% +5.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £38.43 £46.00
% change year-on-year
+23.61% -16.46%
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
2367 2419 1936
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 81.93% 82.79% 76.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1659 1583 1269
Median daily rate £425 £370 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% +9.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 60 48
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.15 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 +32 93 £475 +11.76% 17
South Yorkshire +14 23 £475 -8.43%
North Yorkshire -5 2 - - 3
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 86 (46.24%) Java
2 72 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (27.42%) Microservices
4 49 (26.34%) Git (software)
5 42 (22.58%) Finance
6 41 (22.04%) TDD
7 40 (21.51%) Business Intelligence
8 38 (20.43%) Oracle
9 37 (19.89%) Maven
9 37 (19.89%) JIRA
10 36 (19.35%) Jenkins
11 35 (18.82%) Puppet
11 35 (18.82%) TOGAF
12 33 (17.74%) Banking
12 33 (17.74%) RESTful
13 31 (16.67%) Web Services
14 30 (16.13%) Retail
15 28 (15.05%) Spring
16 27 (14.52%) Content Management
16 27 (14.52%) JavaScript
17 25 (13.44%) C#
17 25 (13.44%) .NET
18 24 (12.90%) JUnit
18 24 (12.90%) Middleware
19 23 (12.37%) XML
19 23 (12.37%) Oracle Fusion
20 22 (11.83%) CSS
20 22 (11.83%) Scrum
21 21 (11.29%) Linux
22 20 (10.75%) HTML

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 19 (10.22%) Oracle Service Bus
2 16 (8.60%) Confluence
3 11 (5.91%) WebLogic
4 10 (5.38%) Node.js
4 10 (5.38%) WebSphere
5 4 (2.15%) Apache Solr
5 4 (2.15%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.61%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (1.61%) CMS
6 3 (1.61%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (1.08%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.54%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (5.38%) Oracle Retail
2 7 (3.76%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (3.76%) Oracle ERP
3 5 (2.69%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (1.61%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.84%) GitHub
2 9 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.08%) SaaS
4 1 (0.54%) Heroku
4 1 (0.54%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.84%) H.323
1 9 (4.84%) LAN
1 9 (4.84%) VoIP
1 9 (4.84%) WAN
2 7 (3.76%) CTI
3 1 (0.54%) FTP
3 1 (0.54%) LDAP
3 1 (0.54%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.06%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.99%) Oracle Database
3 7 (3.76%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (3.23%) NoSQL
5 5 (2.69%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (2.69%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.08%) Big Data
7 2 (1.08%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.54%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 49 (26.34%) Git (software)
2 37 (19.89%) JIRA
2 37 (19.89%) Maven
3 36 (19.35%) Jenkins
4 24 (12.90%) JUnit
5 16 (8.60%) Liquibase
5 16 (8.60%) SonarQube
5 16 (8.60%) Sonatype Nexus
6 10 (5.38%) JDeveloper
7 9 (4.84%) Mercurial
8 7 (3.76%) Subversion
8 7 (3.76%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (3.23%) NUnit
10 5 (2.69%) Cucumber
10 5 (2.69%) Selenium
11 4 (2.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (2.15%) ClearCase
11 4 (2.15%) CruiseControl
11 4 (2.15%) Hudson
11 4 (2.15%) TeamCity
General
1 42 (22.58%) Finance
2 33 (17.74%) Banking
3 30 (16.13%) Retail
4 5 (2.69%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.08%) Billing
6 1 (0.54%) Back Office
6 1 (0.54%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.54%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 97 (52.15%) Architect
2 60 (32.26%) Solutions Architect
3 55 (29.57%) Developer
4 24 (12.90%) Java Developer
5 21 (11.29%) Senior Developer
6 20 (10.75%) Senior Java Developer
7 12 (6.45%) DevOps Architect
8 11 (5.91%) Technical Leader
9 9 (4.84%) Designer
9 9 (4.84%) Digital Architect
9 9 (4.84%) Digital Solutions Architect
9 9 (4.84%) Java Scala Developer
9 9 (4.84%) Scala Developer
9 9 (4.84%) Senior Java Scala Developer
9 9 (4.84%) Senior Scala Developer
10 8 (4.30%) Java Engineer
10 8 (4.30%) Middleware Developer
10 8 (4.30%) Oracle Architect
10 8 (4.30%) Ruby Engineer
10 8 (4.30%) Splunk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (17.74%) RESTful
2 31 (16.67%) Web Services
3 28 (15.05%) Spring
4 25 (13.44%) .NET
5 24 (12.90%) Middleware
6 23 (12.37%) Oracle Fusion
6 23 (12.37%) XML
7 22 (11.83%) CSS
8 20 (10.75%) HTML
9 15 (8.06%) REST
9 15 (8.06%) Spring Boot
10 13 (6.99%) ASP.NET
10 13 (6.99%) CSS3
10 13 (6.99%) Hibernate
11 12 (6.45%) AngularJS
11 12 (6.45%) HTML5
12 10 (5.38%) ASP.NET Web API
12 10 (5.38%) SOAP
13 8 (4.30%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (4.30%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.38%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (4.84%) Data Centre
4 8 (4.30%) Data Integration
5 5 (2.69%) Mainframe
5 5 (2.69%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.61%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.54%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.54%) DataPower
7 1 (0.54%) IVR
7 1 (0.54%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.54%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (11.29%) Linux
2 10 (5.38%) Windows
3 8 (4.30%) Android
4 4 (2.15%) Unix
5 3 (1.61%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.54%) AIX
6 1 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (27.42%) Microservices
3 41 (22.04%) TDD
4 40 (21.51%) Business Intelligence
5 35 (18.82%) TOGAF
6 27 (14.52%) Content Management
7 22 (11.83%) Scrum
8 20 (10.75%) DevOps
8 20 (10.75%) Service Design
9 18 (9.68%) Data Protection
10 17 (9.14%) ERP
10 17 (9.14%) OO
11 15 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (8.06%) Open Source
12 14 (7.53%) OOP
12 14 (7.53%) Service Delivery
13 12 (6.45%) Technical Architecture
14 11 (5.91%) Continuous Delivery
14 11 (5.91%) Service Management
15 10 (5.38%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 86 (46.24%) Java
2 27 (14.52%) JavaScript
3 25 (13.44%) C#
4 20 (10.75%) SQL
5 14 (7.53%) Ruby
6 13 (6.99%) Python
7 12 (6.45%) PL/SQL
8 10 (5.38%) Scala
9 9 (4.84%) Clojure
9 9 (4.84%) Groovy
10 7 (3.76%) T-SQL
11 5 (2.69%) Perl
11 5 (2.69%) XPath
12 4 (2.15%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (7.53%) Security Cleared
2 12 (6.45%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.15%) Degree
3 4 (2.15%) ISEB
4 3 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.08%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.54%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.54%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.54%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.54%) QA
System Software
1 15 (8.06%) Docker
2 8 (4.30%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (1.61%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 35 (18.82%) Puppet
2 16 (8.60%) Bareos
2 16 (8.60%) yum
3 4 (2.15%) logstash
3 4 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.08%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (0.54%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 38 (20.43%) Oracle
2 12 (6.45%) Splunk
3 11 (5.91%) Avaya
4 9 (4.84%) IBM
4 9 (4.84%) Retalix
5 8 (4.30%) Citrix
6 7 (3.76%) Genesys
7 5 (2.69%) Google
7 5 (2.69%) Microsoft
7 5 (2.69%) Sitecore
7 5 (2.69%) TIBCO
8 4 (2.15%) CA
9 2 (1.08%) Capita
10 1 (0.54%) MuleSoft
10 1 (0.54%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.54%) VMware
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