Period
to 16 February 2019

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 16 February 2019 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
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 52 54 70
Rank change year-on-year +2 +16 -31
Contract jobs citing SOA 15 31 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 2.28% 3.22% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.69% 3.70% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 26 1
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £550 £550 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +57.14% -17.65%
East Midlands median daily rate £520 £525 £398
% change year-on-year -0.95% +32.08% -6.47%
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 557 837 770
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 84.52% 86.83% 87.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 539 436
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £425 £415 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +8.14% -
10th Percentile £300 £263 £272
90th Percentile £550 £586 £525
East Midlands median daily rate £401 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +0.13% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 22 23
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.34% +11.54% -9.72%
10th Percentile £9.00 £10.42 £10.28
90th Percentile £24.13 £40.83 £25.00
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -20.00% +12.90% -4.32%

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 16 February 2019.

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 16 February 2019. 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 -4 14 £550 - 4
SOA
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, 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 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) Scrum
2 8 (53.33%) TOGAF
2 8 (53.33%) Software Engineering
3 7 (46.67%) Java
4 6 (40.00%) TDD
4 6 (40.00%) Technical Leadership
5 5 (33.33%) DevOps
5 5 (33.33%) SDLC
5 5 (33.33%) Web Services
5 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (33.33%) TypeScript
6 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
6 4 (26.67%) Ansible
6 4 (26.67%) Puppet
6 4 (26.67%) Project Management
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (26.67%) Open Source
6 4 (26.67%) COBIT
6 4 (26.67%) Kanban
6 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
6 4 (26.67%) ITIL
6 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (26.67%) PHP
6 4 (26.67%) .NET
6 4 (26.67%) MySQL
6 4 (26.67%) Service Management
6 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (26.67%) Retail
6 4 (26.67%) Terraform

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 (13.33%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (26.67%) MySQL
1 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (26.67%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Architect
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
1 6 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) MySQL Developer
2 4 (26.67%) PHP Developer
2 4 (26.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 4 (26.67%) PHP Software Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Software Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Lead Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Designer
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Designer
4 2 (13.33%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Java Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Programme Director
5 1 (6.67%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) Web Services
2 4 (26.67%) .NET
3 1 (6.67%) CSS
3 1 (6.67%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) HTML5
3 1 (6.67%) jQuery
3 1 (6.67%) JSON
3 1 (6.67%) React
3 1 (6.67%) Redux
3 1 (6.67%) RESTful
3 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
1 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) Scrum
2 8 (53.33%) Software Engineering
2 8 (53.33%) TOGAF
3 6 (40.00%) TDD
3 6 (40.00%) Technical Leadership
4 5 (33.33%) DevOps
4 5 (33.33%) SDLC
5 4 (26.67%) Application Rationalisation
5 4 (26.67%) Customer-Centric Approach
5 4 (26.67%) Customer-Centricity
5 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (26.67%) ITIL
5 4 (26.67%) Kanban
5 4 (26.67%) Open Source
5 4 (26.67%) Open Source Development
5 4 (26.67%) Project Management
5 4 (26.67%) Service Management
5 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
6 3 (20.00%) Technical Debt
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Java
2 5 (33.33%) TypeScript
3 4 (26.67%) PHP
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) TOGAF Certification
2 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (6.67%) BC Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) COBIT
2 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Ansible
1 4 (26.67%) Puppet
1 4 (26.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
1 2 (13.33%) VMware
2 1 (6.67%) SAP