Period
to 17 August 2018

The median contractor rate for an SOA Designer was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

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 > London
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 626 605 619
Rank change year-on-year -21 +14 -22
Contract jobs requiring an SOA Designer 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.007% 0.002% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.002% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
London median daily rate £550 - £450
10th Percentile £525 - £425
90th Percentile £575 - £475
England median daily rate £550 £488 £465
% change year-on-year +12.82% +4.84% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 43,463 40,624 43,050
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.73% 95.07% 95.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 31,371 28,984 30,993
London median daily rate £500 £480 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% +1.25%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £288
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 629 499 481
London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.03 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.90% +10.68% -3.14%
10th Percentile £13.10 £12.52 £10.75
90th Percentile £51.25 £50.00 £48.38
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +0.01% -2.63% +6.83%

SOA Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured SOA Designer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for SOA Designer in London

SOA Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SOA Designer in London

SOA Designer Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, SOA Designer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region featuring SOA Designer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSD
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) ERP
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) WSDL
1 3 (100.00%) XQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
1 3 (100.00%) EAM
1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 3 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 3 (100.00%) REST
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle ODI
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (100.00%) Software Delivery

SOA Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 3 (100.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (100.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle ODI
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 3 (100.00%) REST
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) WSDL
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSD
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 3 (100.00%) EAM
1 3 (100.00%) ERP
1 3 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) XQuery
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle