Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 16 January 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 West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 74 74
Rank change year-on-year +14 0 +4
Contract jobs citing SOA 1 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.16% 0.48% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.60% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Gloucestershire median daily rate - £369 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -7.81% -
South West median daily rate £469 £475 £475
% change year-on-year -1.32% - -0.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - £42.50

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 510 670 767
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 81.08% 80.92% 78.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 428 438
Gloucestershire median daily rate £415 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £260 £217 £233
90th Percentile £563 £563 £503
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -1.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 67 52
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.33% -29.41% +8.97%
10th Percentile £10.50 £12.00 £18.38
90th Percentile £47.95 £47.50 £50.00
South West median hourly rate £31.00 £36.25 £39.00
% change year-on-year -14.48% -7.05% +36.84%

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for SOA in Gloucestershire

SOA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SOA in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for SOA.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Web Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Tableau
1 1 (100.00%) Data Governance
1 1 (100.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (100.00%) Data Stewardship
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Master Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Metadata Management
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) MuleSoft
1 1 (100.00%) IT Strategy

SOA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon Redshift
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Data Governance
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Stewardship
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) IT Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Master Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Metadata Management
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Web Analytics
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) MuleSoft
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Tableau