Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 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
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 70 35
Rank change year-on-year +18 -35 +17
Contract jobs citing SOA 31 9 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 3.23% 1.03% 4.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.72% 1.18% 5.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 1 19
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £550 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +57.14% -17.65% +54.55%
10th Percentile £238 £350 £275
90th Percentile £688 £350 £453
East Midlands median daily rate £525 £398 £425
% change year-on-year +32.08% -6.47% +10.39%
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 833 760 812
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 86.77% 86.96% 81.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 537 434 466
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £415 £385 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.79% -1.28% +5.41%
10th Percentile £263 £271 £254
90th Percentile £586 £525 £538
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 22 17
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £14.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.54% -9.72% -17.71%
10th Percentile £10.42 £10.31 £11.00
90th Percentile £40.83 £25.00 £31.25
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year +12.90% -4.32% +1.25%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SOA in Nottinghamshire over the 6 months to 17 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 17 February 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 +22 31 £550 +57.14% 2
SOA
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 22 (70.97%) SOAP
2 18 (58.06%) Microservices
3 17 (54.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (51.61%) Web Services
5 15 (48.39%) Cloud Computing
5 15 (48.39%) RESTful
6 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (29.03%) Linux
6 9 (29.03%) C#
6 9 (29.03%) Java
6 9 (29.03%) .NET
6 9 (29.03%) DevOps
7 8 (25.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 8 (25.81%) Oracle
8 7 (22.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (22.58%) JSON
8 7 (22.58%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (22.58%) UML
8 7 (22.58%) XML
8 7 (22.58%) Dell
8 7 (22.58%) Red Hat
8 7 (22.58%) REST
8 7 (22.58%) Boomi
9 6 (19.35%) Oracle Database
9 6 (19.35%) Shell Script
9 6 (19.35%) EAI
9 6 (19.35%) Unix
9 6 (19.35%) XQuery
9 6 (19.35%) XSD
9 6 (19.35%) XSL

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 8 (25.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 17 (54.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (48.39%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (22.58%) Boomi
4 5 (16.13%) iPaaS
5 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (6.45%) SaaS
7 1 (3.23%) IaaS
7 1 (3.23%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle Database
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.45%) Big Data
3 2 (6.45%) Hadoop
3 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Local Government
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (67.74%) Architect
2 8 (25.81%) Enterprise Architect
2 8 (25.81%) Lead Architect
2 8 (25.81%) Lead Enterprise Architect
3 7 (22.58%) Cloud Architect
4 6 (19.35%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (12.90%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Azure Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 2 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Applications Support
8 1 (3.23%) Integration Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Programme Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Project Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Programme Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (70.97%) SOAP
2 16 (51.61%) Web Services
3 15 (48.39%) RESTful
4 9 (29.03%) .NET
5 7 (22.58%) JSON
5 7 (22.58%) REST
5 7 (22.58%) XML
6 6 (19.35%) XSD
6 6 (19.35%) XSL
7 2 (6.45%) .NET Core
7 2 (6.45%) AngularJS
7 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
7 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (6.45%) jQuery
8 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 1 (3.23%) Dropwizard
8 1 (3.23%) Node.js
8 1 (3.23%) Spring
8 1 (3.23%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (3.23%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (3.23%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Linux
2 7 (22.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (19.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) Microservices
2 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (29.03%) DevOps
3 7 (22.58%) Enterprise Architecture
3 7 (22.58%) UML
4 6 (19.35%) EAI
4 6 (19.35%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (16.13%) TOGAF
6 3 (9.68%) Change Management
6 3 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (9.68%) ITIL
7 2 (6.45%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.45%) Open Source
7 2 (6.45%) Release Management
7 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.23%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 1 (3.23%) Matrix Organization
8 1 (3.23%) SDLC
8 1 (3.23%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) C#
1 9 (29.03%) Java
2 6 (19.35%) PL/SQL
2 6 (19.35%) Shell Script
2 6 (19.35%) SQL
2 6 (19.35%) XPath
2 6 (19.35%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) COBIT
2 2 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Docker
2 1 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Kubernetes
1 2 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (6.45%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Oracle
2 7 (22.58%) Dell
2 7 (22.58%) Red Hat
3 4 (12.90%) SAP
4 1 (3.23%) Casewise
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.23%) Workday