The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon with a requirement for SOA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 40 31 35
Rank change year-on-year -9 +4  
Contract jobs citing SOA 3 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.87% 3.38% 2.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 4.35% 3.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 5
Median daily rate £850 £400 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +112.50% -30.43%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £440
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £50.39 £35.63
% change year-on-year -15.65% +41.44%  

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 Swindon with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 275 253 325
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 79.48% 77.85% 81.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 179 232
Median daily rate £418 £400 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.37% -9.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £275 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £563 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 8
Median hourly rate £55.00 £13.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +323.07% -23.52%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon citing SOA as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for SOA in Swindon

SOA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SOA in Swindon

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

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

1 5 (62.50%) Banking
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) IBM
3 3 (37.50%) SOAP
3 3 (37.50%) Middleware
3 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (25.00%) BPEL
4 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (25.00%) WCF
4 2 (25.00%) Retail
4 2 (25.00%) Web Design
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) UML
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) CRM
4 2 (25.00%) Ext JS
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (25.00%) MVVM
4 2 (25.00%) Sencha
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Node.js
4 2 (25.00%) REST
4 2 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (25.00%) DevOps

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (12.50%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
1 1 (12.50%) SSL
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) DB2
1 1 (12.50%) Essbase
1 1 (12.50%) GIS
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Ant
General
1 5 (62.50%) Banking
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (12.50%) Back Office
4 1 (12.50%) Billing
4 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Business Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Business Solution Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Data Architect
4 1 (12.50%) DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Middleware
1 3 (37.50%) SOAP
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Ext JS
2 2 (25.00%) Node.js
2 2 (25.00%) React
2 2 (25.00%) REST
2 2 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (12.50%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (12.50%) J2EE
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Basis
3 1 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
1 1 (12.50%) Reference Data
1 1 (12.50%) RIA
1 1 (12.50%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
1 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) BPEL
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (25.00%) Mobile Development
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) MVVM
2 2 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (25.00%) UML
2 2 (25.00%) Web Design
3 1 (12.50%) BPMN
3 1 (12.50%) Load Testing
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Service Design
3 1 (12.50%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) Jython
2 1 (12.50%) Korn
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) ISA Server
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (25.00%) Sencha
3 1 (12.50%) Hyperion
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) Siebel
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