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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 58 72 86
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +14
Contract jobs citing SOA 69 44 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.60% 1.94% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.39% 2.60% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 22 16
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.81% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £330 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £478 £544
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £34.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+39.70% -1.44%
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
2034 1692 1723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 76.64% 74.60% 72.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1344 1022 859
Average daily rate £375 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 50 69
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.25 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.24% -17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £10.46 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +12 50 £450 +12.50% 8
North Yorkshire 0 11 £313 -21.87%
South Yorkshire -6 1 £310 -11.42%
SOA
England

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 65 (51.18%) Oracle
2 45 (35.43%) Finance
3 43 (33.86%) .NET
4 40 (31.50%) SQL Server
5 35 (27.56%) C#
6 32 (25.20%) XML
7 27 (21.26%) ASP.NET
7 27 (21.26%) Web Services
8 26 (20.47%) Java
9 25 (19.69%) Middleware
10 21 (16.54%) Data Modelling
10 21 (16.54%) WCF
11 20 (15.75%) Microsoft
11 20 (15.75%) Linux
12 18 (14.17%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (12.60%) CSS
14 15 (11.81%) SQL
15 14 (11.02%) HTML
15 14 (11.02%) Stakeholder Management
15 14 (11.02%) MVC
16 13 (10.24%) J2EE
16 13 (10.24%) Waterfall
16 13 (10.24%) Oracle Database
17 12 (9.45%) Oracle Fusion
17 12 (9.45%) Oracle Database 11g
18 11 (8.66%) Oracle EBS
18 11 (8.66%) .NET Framework
18 11 (8.66%) Oracle EBS R12
19 10 (7.87%) Oracle BPM
19 10 (7.87%) Data Management

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 8 (6.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (3.94%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.15%) Oracle BPEL
3 4 (3.15%) CMS
3 4 (3.15%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (3.15%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.57%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (1.57%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.79%) Node.js
5 1 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (7.87%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.15%) MS Office
2 4 (3.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (8.66%) Oracle EBS
1 11 (8.66%) Oracle EBS R12
2 10 (7.87%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (2.36%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (1.57%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.15%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (3.15%) Amazon S3
1 4 (3.15%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (3.15%) CloudFront
1 4 (3.15%) Amazon ELB
1 4 (3.15%) Route 53
2 1 (0.79%) IaaS
2 1 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.79%) SMTP
1 1 (0.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (31.50%) SQL Server
2 13 (10.24%) Oracle Database
3 12 (9.45%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (5.51%) Relational Database
4 7 (5.51%) Oracle ODI
4 7 (5.51%) DB2
5 5 (3.94%) Oracle Database 12c
5 5 (3.94%) Oracle OWB
6 4 (3.15%) MySQL
7 3 (2.36%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (2.36%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.79%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.79%) MS Access
9 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.79%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (4.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.15%) Maven
2 4 (3.15%) RSpec
2 4 (3.15%) Ant
3 3 (2.36%) SoapUI
4 2 (1.57%) NUnit
4 2 (1.57%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.79%) LoadUI
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.79%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.79%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle APEX
General
1 45 (35.43%) Finance
2 9 (7.09%) Retail
3 5 (3.94%) Banking
4 4 (3.15%) Back Office
5 3 (2.36%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.57%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.79%) Advertising
7 1 (0.79%) Games
Job Titles
1 39 (30.71%) Developer
2 37 (29.13%) Architect
3 29 (22.83%) Solutions Architect
4 17 (13.39%) Analyst
5 13 (10.24%) .NET Developer
5 13 (10.24%) Designer
6 12 (9.45%) Test Analyst
7 10 (7.87%) SOA Developer
8 9 (7.09%) Solutions Designer
9 8 (6.30%) SOA Designer
10 7 (5.51%) Web Developer
10 7 (5.51%) Consultant
10 7 (5.51%) C# Developer
10 7 (5.51%) C# .NET Developer
10 7 (5.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (5.51%) Oracle Developer
10 7 (5.51%) ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (5.51%) .NET Web Developer
10 7 (5.51%) C# Web Developer
11 6 (4.72%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (33.86%) .NET
2 32 (25.20%) XML
3 27 (21.26%) ASP.NET
3 27 (21.26%) Web Services
4 25 (19.69%) Middleware
5 21 (16.54%) WCF
6 16 (12.60%) CSS
7 14 (11.02%) HTML
8 13 (10.24%) J2EE
9 12 (9.45%) Oracle Fusion
10 11 (8.66%) .NET Framework
11 7 (5.51%) XHTML
11 7 (5.51%) SOAP
12 6 (4.72%) jQuery
12 6 (4.72%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 6 (4.72%) XSLT
13 5 (3.94%) NHibernate
14 4 (3.15%) Java EE
14 4 (3.15%) ASP.NET MVC
15 3 (2.36%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.51%) Mobile App
2 6 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.15%) DataPower
4 3 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.57%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.79%) User Experience
6 1 (0.79%) Clustering
6 1 (0.79%) IVR
6 1 (0.79%) Open Source
6 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (15.75%) Linux
2 9 (7.09%) Windows
3 6 (4.72%) Android
4 5 (3.94%) UNIX
4 5 (3.94%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (16.54%) Data Modelling
2 18 (14.17%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (11.02%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (11.02%) MVC
4 13 (10.24%) Waterfall
5 10 (7.87%) Data Management
5 10 (7.87%) TOGAF
5 10 (7.87%) UML
5 10 (7.87%) Master Data Management
6 9 (7.09%) Migration
7 8 (6.30%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (6.30%) Mentoring
8 7 (5.51%) Coaching
8 7 (5.51%) Logical Data Model
8 7 (5.51%) Physical Data Model
8 7 (5.51%) Unit Testing
9 6 (4.72%) BPEL
9 6 (4.72%) Zachman Framework
9 6 (4.72%) Information Assurance
9 6 (4.72%) Data Stewardship
Programming Languages
1 35 (27.56%) C#
2 26 (20.47%) Java
3 15 (11.81%) SQL
4 7 (5.51%) JavaScript
5 5 (3.94%) T-SQL
5 5 (3.94%) VB
5 5 (3.94%) PL/SQL
5 5 (3.94%) Ruby
6 3 (2.36%) VB6
7 1 (0.79%) Python
7 1 (0.79%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.79%) VBA
7 1 (0.79%) PHP
7 1 (0.79%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 7 (5.51%) ISEB
2 3 (2.36%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.79%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.09%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.57%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (1.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.79%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 8 (6.30%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.15%) Puppet
3 1 (0.79%) OpenView
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.79%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.79%) OVSD
Vendors
1 65 (51.18%) Oracle
2 20 (15.75%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.72%) IBM
4 4 (3.15%) Pega
4 4 (3.15%) TIBCO
5 3 (2.36%) Telerik
6 2 (1.57%) Perforce
7 1 (0.79%) HP
7 1 (0.79%) Pegasus
7 1 (0.79%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.79%) Apple
7 1 (0.79%) Facebook
7 1 (0.79%) Sitecore
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