Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 23 November 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)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 91 83
Rank change year-on-year -30 -8 -13
Contract jobs citing SOA 23 42 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.82% 1.82% 2.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 2.18% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 24 30
Surrey median daily rate £465 £428 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.77% +0.59% +13.33%
10th Percentile £358 £330 £313
90th Percentile £600 £578 £580
South East median daily rate £480 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +6.67% +4.65% -4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Surrey median hourly rate - £46.00 -
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £44.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -9.09% +3.53% +6.25%

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 Surrey with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2321 1930 2216
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 83.13% 83.48% 80.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1664 1279 1361
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +5.59% +7.33%
10th Percentile £300 £262 £285
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 83 51
Surrey median hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -15.38% +5.69%
10th Percentile £14.00 £11.69 £12.70
90th Percentile £48.75 £45.07 £52.17
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £26.75 £26.60
% change year-on-year -14.02% +0.56% +52.00%

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for SOA in Surrey

SOA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SOA in Surrey

SOA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SOA in Surrey over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SOA in Surrey

SOA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOA in Surrey.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SOA in Surrey

SOA
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Leatherhead - 6 £365 -
Reigate -31 5 £465 +38.81% 1
Camberley +2 4 £563 -
Staines -2 2 £600 +9.09% 4
Redhill -15 1 £425 +8.97%
SOA
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Surrey region with a requirement for SOA.

1 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (60.87%) C#
2 14 (60.87%) .NET
2 14 (60.87%) Web Services
3 13 (56.52%) JavaScript
3 13 (56.52%) TDD
3 13 (56.52%) .NET Framework
3 13 (56.52%) AngularJS
4 12 (52.17%) REST
4 12 (52.17%) HTML
4 12 (52.17%) CSS
5 11 (47.83%) Entity Framework
6 9 (39.13%) Scrum
6 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
7 8 (34.78%) Oracle
8 7 (30.43%) T-SQL
8 7 (30.43%) Finance
8 7 (30.43%) WCF
9 6 (26.09%) Angular 2
9 6 (26.09%) TypeScript
9 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (26.09%) Unit Testing
9 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (26.09%) JSUnit
9 6 (26.09%) Domain-Driven Design
9 6 (26.09%) RESTful
9 6 (26.09%) HTML5
9 6 (26.09%) NServiceBus
9 6 (26.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (26.09%) SQL

SOA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 6 (26.09%) NServiceBus
2 4 (17.39%) CMS
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (17.39%) SaaS
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) JSUnit
2 5 (21.74%) PostCSS
3 4 (17.39%) Eclipse
4 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.35%) ANTLR
5 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.35%) JIRA
5 1 (4.35%) JUnit
5 1 (4.35%) Maven
5 1 (4.35%) NUnit
5 1 (4.35%) Subversion
5 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (4.35%) TortoiseSVN
5 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Developer
2 12 (52.17%) .NET Developer
2 12 (52.17%) C# Developer
3 11 (47.83%) Senior Developer
4 10 (43.48%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (30.43%) Agile .NET Developer
5 7 (30.43%) Agile C# Developer
5 7 (30.43%) Agile Developer
5 7 (30.43%) Senior C# Developer
6 6 (26.09%) Senior .NET Developer
6 6 (26.09%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 5 (21.74%) Java Developer
7 5 (21.74%) Senior Agile Developer
8 4 (17.39%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (13.04%) Architect
10 2 (8.70%) .NET Web Developer
10 2 (8.70%) C# Web Developer
10 2 (8.70%) HTML Developer
10 2 (8.70%) JavaScript Developer
10 2 (8.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (60.87%) .NET
1 14 (60.87%) Web Services
2 13 (56.52%) .NET Framework
2 13 (56.52%) AngularJS
3 12 (52.17%) CSS
3 12 (52.17%) HTML
3 12 (52.17%) REST
4 11 (47.83%) Entity Framework
5 7 (30.43%) WCF
6 6 (26.09%) Angular 2
6 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (26.09%) HTML5
6 6 (26.09%) MSMQ
6 6 (26.09%) RESTful
6 6 (26.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (21.74%) Autofac
7 5 (21.74%) Castle Windsor
7 5 (21.74%) Ninject
7 5 (21.74%) Sass
7 5 (21.74%) StructureMap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) User Experience
2 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (4.35%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.35%) Public Cloud
2 1 (4.35%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (56.52%) TDD
3 9 (39.13%) Scrum
4 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (26.09%) Domain-Driven Design
4 6 (26.09%) Unit Testing
5 5 (21.74%) Dependency Injection
5 5 (21.74%) E-Commerce
5 5 (21.74%) Web Application Development
6 4 (17.39%) BPMN
6 4 (17.39%) Front End Development
7 3 (13.04%) DevOps
7 3 (13.04%) SOLID
8 2 (8.70%) Data Modelling
8 2 (8.70%) High Availability
8 2 (8.70%) OO
8 2 (8.70%) SDLC
8 2 (8.70%) TOGAF
8 2 (8.70%) Web Development
8 2 (8.70%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) C#
2 13 (56.52%) JavaScript
3 7 (30.43%) T-SQL
4 6 (26.09%) SQL
4 6 (26.09%) TypeScript
5 5 (21.74%) Java
6 3 (13.04%) ECMAScript
7 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
7 1 (4.35%) Python
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) CA
3 1 (4.35%) TIBCO