Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newport 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 19 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 Wales > Newport
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 38 14
Rank change year-on-year +10 -24 +11
Contract jobs citing SOA 2 8 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 1.01% 2.91% 15.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 3.11% 17.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 27
Newport median daily rate - £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -10.53% +3.83%
South Wales median daily rate £575 £438 £434
% change year-on-year +31.43% +0.86% +8.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newport median hourly rate - - -
South Wales 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 Newport with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Newport
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 165 257 177
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 82.91% 93.45% 85.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 171 109
Newport median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +17.24%
10th Percentile £152 £312 £320
90th Percentile £575 £575 £516
South Wales median daily rate £393 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -1.88% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 12
Newport median hourly rate £45.67 £47.00 £46.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.83% +1.85% +13.94%
10th Percentile £33.25 £17.50 £11.03
90th Percentile £96.53 £61.25 £59.53
South Wales median hourly rate £36.25 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +101.39% +12.50% +10.34%

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

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

Job vacancy trend for SOA in Newport

SOA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SOA in Newport

For the 6 months to 19 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 Newport region with a requirement for SOA.

1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Cloudera
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (100.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared

SOA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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 2 (100.00%) Cloud Foundry
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Lead Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Microservices
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cloudera