Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 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
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 56 75
Rank change year-on-year 0 +19 -40
Contract jobs citing SOA 17 30 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 2.40% 3.19% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.86% 3.70% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 24 1
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £340 £550 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -38.18% +57.14% -17.65%
East Midlands median daily rate £488 £550 £450
% change year-on-year -11.36% +22.22% +2.86%
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 595 810 844
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 84.04% 86.08% 86.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 526 445
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £423 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.63% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £290 £275 £275
90th Percentile £550 £563 £550
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 30 18
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £12.26 £13.23 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.28% +3.73% -11.46%
10th Percentile £9.31 £9.00 £9.47
90th Percentile £27.07 £28.50 £23.60
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £15.45 £14.00
% change year-on-year -2.91% +10.36% -13.58%

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 13 November 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 13 November 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 -10 17 £340 -38.18% 1
SOA
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 13 November 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%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (70.59%) TDD
3 11 (64.71%) Scrum
4 10 (58.82%) Relational Database
5 9 (52.94%) C#
6 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
6 8 (47.06%) .NET
6 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
6 8 (47.06%) MVC
6 8 (47.06%) AngularJS
6 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (47.06%) Node.js
6 8 (47.06%) SOLID
7 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
8 6 (35.29%) Web Services
8 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
8 6 (35.29%) HTML
8 6 (35.29%) Finance
8 6 (35.29%) Degree
8 6 (35.29%) Redis
8 6 (35.29%) RabbitMQ
8 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
8 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
8 6 (35.29%) OWASP
8 6 (35.29%) Test Automation
8 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (35.29%) Microservices
8 6 (35.29%) Master's Degree
8 6 (35.29%) Computer Science Degree
8 6 (35.29%) Event-Driven Architecture

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
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) Relational Database
2 6 (35.29%) Redis
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
3 4 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (23.53%) MySQL
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 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) .NET Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) MySQL Developer
3 4 (23.53%) PHP Developer
3 4 (23.53%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 4 (23.53%) PHP Software Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Designer
4 2 (11.76%) Developer in Test
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Designer
4 2 (11.76%) Sitecore Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) .NET
1 8 (47.06%) AngularJS
1 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
1 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET Web API
1 8 (47.06%) Node.js
2 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (35.29%) HTML
2 6 (35.29%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (35.29%) Web Services
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (11.76%) SOAP
3 2 (11.76%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (70.59%) TDD
3 11 (64.71%) Scrum
4 8 (47.06%) MVC
4 8 (47.06%) SOLID
5 6 (35.29%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 6 (35.29%) Microservices
5 6 (35.29%) OWASP
5 6 (35.29%) Test Automation
5 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
6 4 (23.53%) Customer-Centric Approach
6 4 (23.53%) Customer-Centricity
6 4 (23.53%) Kanban
6 4 (23.53%) Project Management
6 4 (23.53%) Prototyping
6 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
7 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (11.76%) ITIL
7 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) C#
2 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 4 (23.53%) PHP
4 3 (17.65%) SQL
5 2 (11.76%) Java
5 2 (11.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Computer Science Degree
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
1 6 (35.29%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) HP
2 2 (11.76%) Sitecore