Period
to 24 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 24 September 2018 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)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 53 57
Rank change year-on-year +6 +4 +7
Contract jobs citing SOA 11 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.98% 0.18% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.20% 0.21% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 0
East Sussex median daily rate £500 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% - -
South East median daily rate £475 £485 £450
% change year-on-year -2.06% +7.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% -11.11% -

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 East Sussex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 499 481 474
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 89.91% 85.74% 85.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 322 306
East Sussex median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +10.34%
10th Percentile £275 £257 £256
90th Percentile £575 £538 £560
South East median daily rate £434 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +4.49% +3.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 10
East Sussex median hourly rate £14.50 £32.50 £19.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.38% +67.29% +2.25%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.17 £14.33
90th Percentile £20.10 £101.25 £25.06
South East median hourly rate £26.00 £20.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year +25.30% -7.78% -

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings citing SOA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for SOA in East Sussex

SOA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SOA in East Sussex

SOA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SOA in East Sussex over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SOA in East Sussex

SOA
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 24 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton - 11 £500 - 1
SOA
South East

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SOA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Sussex region with a requirement for SOA.

1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) REST
3 7 (63.64%) HTML
3 7 (63.64%) MVC
3 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 7 (63.64%) CSS
3 7 (63.64%) Web Services
4 6 (54.55%) Python
5 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
5 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (36.36%) Data Analysis
6 4 (36.36%) Spring
6 4 (36.36%) Maven
6 4 (36.36%) Hibernate
6 4 (36.36%) JMS
6 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
6 4 (36.36%) Unix
6 4 (36.36%) Linux
6 4 (36.36%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (36.36%) OO
6 4 (36.36%) JDBC
6 4 (36.36%) JSP
6 4 (36.36%) SOAP
6 4 (36.36%) Struts
6 4 (36.36%) J2EE
6 4 (36.36%) Oracle
6 4 (36.36%) EJB
6 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (36.36%) Project Planning
6 4 (36.36%) Web Development

SOA
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 4 (36.36%) Apache Solr
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) NoSQL
1 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Maven
2 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 8 (72.73%) Java Developer
3 5 (45.45%) Software Engineer
4 4 (36.36%) AWS Developer
4 4 (36.36%) AWS Engineer
4 4 (36.36%) AWS Software Engineer
4 4 (36.36%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 4 (36.36%) e-Learning Developer
4 4 (36.36%) Java Engineer
4 4 (36.36%) Java Software Developer
4 4 (36.36%) Java Software Engineer
4 4 (36.36%) Senior Developer
4 4 (36.36%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (36.36%) Senior Java Engineer
4 4 (36.36%) Senior Java Software Developer
4 4 (36.36%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 4 (36.36%) Senior Software Developer
4 4 (36.36%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (36.36%) Software Developer
4 4 (36.36%) Solr Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) REST
2 7 (63.64%) CSS
2 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 7 (63.64%) Web Services
3 4 (36.36%) EJB
3 4 (36.36%) Hibernate
3 4 (36.36%) J2EE
3 4 (36.36%) JDBC
3 4 (36.36%) JMS
3 4 (36.36%) JPA
3 4 (36.36%) JSP
3 4 (36.36%) Regular Expression
3 4 (36.36%) SOAP
3 4 (36.36%) Spring
3 4 (36.36%) Spring MVC
3 4 (36.36%) Struts
3 4 (36.36%) Struts2
4 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
4 3 (27.27%) D3.js
4 3 (27.27%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) e-Learning
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
1 4 (36.36%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) MVC
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
3 4 (36.36%) Code Optimisation
3 4 (36.36%) Data Analysis
3 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
3 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
3 4 (36.36%) Memory Management
3 4 (36.36%) Multithreading
3 4 (36.36%) OO
3 4 (36.36%) OOA/OOD
3 4 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (36.36%) Project Planning
3 4 (36.36%) Service Design
3 4 (36.36%) Web Development
4 3 (27.27%) Open Source
4 3 (27.27%) Prototyping
4 3 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (27.27%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) Python
4 4 (36.36%) Java 8
5 2 (18.18%) Kotlin
5 2 (18.18%) Ruby
5 2 (18.18%) Rust
5 2 (18.18%) Scala
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 4 (36.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle