The median contractor rate for a SOA Designer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

SOA Designer
England / East of England
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 121 138
Contract jobs requiring an SOA Designer 0 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England - 0.23% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.24% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £569 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +22.97%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £465 £450
% change year-on-year - +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1984 2530 2668
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 94.66% 96.64% 96.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1221 1483 1484
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 155 155 260
Median hourly rate £24.00 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.45% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £16.60
% change year-on-year -5.40% +11.44%  

SOA Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England that featured SOA Designer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for SOA Designer in the East of England

SOA Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SOA Designer in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for SOA Designer in the East of England