Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for SOA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SOA over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 31 40
Rank change year-on-year -7 +9 -15
Contract jobs citing SOA 7 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 2.46% 2.88% 1.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.70% 3.10% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 6
Canary Wharf median daily rate £520 £475 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.47% -13.64% +10.00%
10th Percentile £416 £463 £401
90th Percentile £624 £571 £600
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £520 £475 £575
% change year-on-year +9.47% -17.39% +21.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

SOA is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 259 290 321
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 90.88% 92.65% 86.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 210 232
Canary Wharf median daily rate £515 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.44% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £278 £310 £300
90th Percentile £650 £601 £600
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £515 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +14.44% -10.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £15.00 - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £15.00 - -

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

Job postings citing SOA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf.

Job vacancy trend for SOA in Canary Wharf

SOA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SOA in Canary Wharf.

Contractor daily rate trend for SOA in Canary Wharf

SOA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SOA in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SOA in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for SOA.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) OO
2 6 (85.71%) J2EE
2 6 (85.71%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
3 5 (71.43%) ISTQB
3 5 (71.43%) TOGAF
3 5 (71.43%) Spring
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (71.43%) PL/SQL
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle
3 5 (71.43%) Sybase
3 5 (71.43%) IBM
3 5 (71.43%) OOA/OOD
3 5 (71.43%) ISEB
3 5 (71.43%) Hibernate
3 5 (71.43%) Software Architecture
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database
4 4 (57.14%) Coaching
4 4 (57.14%) Confluence
4 4 (57.14%) Logical Data Model
4 4 (57.14%) Physical Data Model
4 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 4 (57.14%) LDAP
4 4 (57.14%) Data Modelling
4 4 (57.14%) JIRA
4 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing

SOA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 5 (71.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (57.14%) Confluence
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Workflow
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database
2 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (14.29%) KDB
3 1 (14.29%) Kdb+
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) JIRA
General
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Java Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Software Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C++ Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking C++ Developer
4 1 (14.29%) J2EE Architect
4 1 (14.29%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (14.29%) J2EE Software Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Software Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) J2EE
3 5 (71.43%) Hibernate
3 5 (71.43%) Spring
4 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 1 (14.29%) Apache Flex
4 1 (14.29%) BlazeDS
4 1 (14.29%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (14.29%) JSON
4 1 (14.29%) RESTful
4 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
4 1 (14.29%) XSL
4 1 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (14.29%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) OOA/OOD
2 5 (71.43%) Software Architecture
2 5 (71.43%) TOGAF
3 4 (57.14%) Coaching
3 4 (57.14%) Data Modelling
3 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Logical Data Model
3 4 (57.14%) Physical Data Model
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
5 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (28.57%) Content Management
5 2 (28.57%) Data Management
5 2 (28.57%) Document Management
5 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (28.57%) ETL
5 2 (28.57%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (28.57%) Master Data Management
5 2 (28.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) Java
3 5 (71.43%) PL/SQL
4 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) ActionScript
5 1 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) ISEB
1 5 (71.43%) ISTQB
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) IBM
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
1 5 (71.43%) Sybase
2 3 (42.86%) Atlassian
3 1 (14.29%) Adobe