Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Exeter 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 21 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)
Devon > Exeter
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +33
Contract jobs citing SOA 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 0.33% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Exeter median daily rate £500 - -
Devon median daily rate £550 - £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Exeter median hourly rate - - -
Devon 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 Exeter with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Exeter
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 267 213 219
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 86.97% 77.74% 77.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 140 153
Exeter median daily rate £400 £350 £349
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +0.29% -0.29%
10th Percentile £183 £185 £225
90th Percentile £525 £481 £511
Devon median daily rate £400 £350 £360
% change year-on-year +14.29% -2.78% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 3
Exeter median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +12.68% +82.05%
10th Percentile £33.63 £23.95 £23.85
90th Percentile £43.45 £96.60 £39.55
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 £23.78 £35.75
% change year-on-year +47.21% -33.50% +66.28%

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Exeter

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

Job vacancy trend for SOA in Exeter

SOA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SOA in Exeter

For the 6 months to 21 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 Exeter region with a requirement for SOA.

1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
1 1 (100.00%) WSO2
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices

SOA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) WSO2