Period
to 18 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 18 September 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)
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 62 67
Rank change year-on-year -1 +5 -9
Contract jobs citing SOA 17 14 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 2.17% 1.58% 1.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.51% 1.84% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 2
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £340 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.44% +9.09% -2.94%
10th Percentile £310 £331 £369
90th Percentile £368 £575 £466
East Midlands median daily rate £405 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -14.84% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands 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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 676 762 868
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 86.11% 85.91% 87.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 421 477 471
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £300 £263 £275
90th Percentile £538 £538 £605
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 28 10
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £12.23 £13.23 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.56% -8.79% -35.91%
10th Percentile £9.31 £9.00 £11.17
90th Percentile £46.50 £27.45 £19.03
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.35 £14.50
% change year-on-year +8.01% -1.03% -17.14%

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SOA in Nottinghamshire

SOA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SOA in Nottinghamshire

SOA
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 18 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +3 17 £340 -28.42% 3
SOA
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SOA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for SOA.

1 13 (76.47%) C#
2 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (64.71%) TDD
4 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
4 10 (58.82%) .NET
5 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET
5 9 (52.94%) MVC
5 9 (52.94%) Node.js
5 9 (52.94%) AngularJS
5 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (52.94%) SOLID
6 8 (47.06%) Degree
6 8 (47.06%) Scrum
6 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
6 8 (47.06%) HTML
7 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
7 7 (41.18%) Finance
7 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
7 7 (41.18%) Unit Testing
7 7 (41.18%) OWASP
7 7 (41.18%) Relational Database
7 7 (41.18%) Redis
7 7 (41.18%) RabbitMQ
7 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (41.18%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 7 (41.18%) Master's Degree
7 7 (41.18%) Computer Science Degree
7 7 (41.18%) Microservices
8 5 (29.41%) Prototyping
9 4 (23.53%) SQL

SOA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 (11.76%) Confluence
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) Redis
1 7 (41.18%) Relational Database
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Bitbucket
1 2 (11.76%) Cucumber
1 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
1 2 (11.76%) JIRA
1 2 (11.76%) Moq
1 2 (11.76%) NUnit
1 2 (11.76%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (11.76%) Protractor
1 2 (11.76%) Selenium
1 2 (11.76%) SoapUI
1 2 (11.76%) SOAtest
1 2 (11.76%) SpecFlow
1 2 (11.76%) TeamCity
2 1 (5.88%) SonarQube
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) .NET Developer
3 3 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Designer
3 3 (17.65%) Solutions Designer
4 2 (11.76%) Developer in Test
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Designer
4 2 (11.76%) Sitecore Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) .NET
2 9 (52.94%) AngularJS
2 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET
2 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET Web API
2 9 (52.94%) Node.js
3 8 (47.06%) HTML
4 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (41.18%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (17.65%) WCF
6 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (11.76%) SOAP
6 2 (11.76%) Web Services
7 1 (5.88%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (64.71%) TDD
3 9 (52.94%) MVC
3 9 (52.94%) SOLID
4 8 (47.06%) Scrum
5 7 (41.18%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 7 (41.18%) Microservices
5 7 (41.18%) OWASP
5 7 (41.18%) Unit Testing
6 5 (29.41%) Prototyping
7 2 (11.76%) Code Coverage
7 2 (11.76%) DevOps
7 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (11.76%) ITIL
7 2 (11.76%) Open Source
7 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
7 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
7 2 (11.76%) V-Model
8 1 (5.88%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) C#
2 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
3 4 (23.53%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) Java
4 2 (11.76%) Python
5 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Degree
2 7 (41.18%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (41.18%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) HP
2 2 (11.76%) Sitecore
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle