Period
to 24 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Solihull 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 24 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)
West Midlands > Solihull
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +26
Contract jobs citing SOA 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 1.14% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Solihull median daily rate - - -
West Midlands median daily rate £528 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +27.88% -2.94% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Solihull median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - £22.00

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 Solihull with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Solihull
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 138 236 124
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 78.41% 79.46% 78.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 81 59
Solihull median daily rate £350 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.68% +3.33% +10.29%
10th Percentile £307 £213 £210
90th Percentile £477 £525 £443
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Solihull median hourly rate £45.00 £15.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +190.32% -38.00% +14.42%
10th Percentile £42.50 £15.25 £10.15
90th Percentile £47.50 £15.75 £33.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.00 £17.02 £23.50
% change year-on-year +17.53% -27.59% +30.56%

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

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

Job vacancy trend for SOA in Solihull

SOA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SOA in Solihull

For the 6 months to 24 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 Solihull region with a requirement for SOA.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) JDA
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (100.00%) Back Office
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (50.00%) E-business

SOA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
General
1 2 (100.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Project Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) E-Business Manager
2 1 (50.00%) ERP Manager
2 1 (50.00%) ERP Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Supply Chain Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Procurement Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Procurement Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Supply Chain Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Supply Chain Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) UAT Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) E-business
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) JDA
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle