Period
to 21 July 2017

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 21 July 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)
South Wales > Newport
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 30 34
Rank change year-on-year +1 +4 -1
Contract jobs citing SOA 4 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 1.92% 3.19% 5.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.40% 3.57% 6.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 9
Newport median daily rate £550 £480 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.58% +11.63% -14.00%
10th Percentile £525 £425 £280
90th Percentile £575 £523 £454
South Wales median daily rate £300 £490 £430
% change year-on-year -38.78% +13.95% -14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Newport median hourly rate - £66.00 -
South Wales median hourly rate - £66.00 -

SOA is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Newport with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Newport
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 167 168 239
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newport 80.29% 89.36% 90.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 102 180
Newport median daily rate £425 £378 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.58% -0.66% -10.06%
10th Percentile £268 £313 £303
90th Percentile £575 £525 £494
South Wales median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 14 6
Newport median hourly rate £24.00 £50.50 £11.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.48% +329.79% -53.00%
10th Percentile £13.73 £18.43 £8.63
90th Percentile £58.75 £73.93 £25.88
South Wales median hourly rate £25.00 £18.56 £15.00
% change year-on-year +34.68% +23.75% -26.83%

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 21 July 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 Newport region with a requirement for SOA.

1 4 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 4 (100.00%) Data Management
1 4 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
1 4 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (100.00%) Microservices
1 4 (100.00%) Business Process Modelling
2 3 (75.00%) Service Design
3 1 (25.00%) Prototyping
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Legal

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Business Process Modelling
1 4 (100.00%) Data Management
1 4 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 4 (100.00%) Microservices
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
1 4 (100.00%) TOGAF
2 3 (75.00%) Service Design
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Prototyping
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared