Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Taunton 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 17 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)
Somerset > Taunton
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 36
Contract jobs citing SOA 0 0 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Taunton - - 7.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 8.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 14
Taunton median daily rate - - £448
Somerset median daily rate - £365 £465
% change year-on-year - -21.51% +9.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Taunton median hourly rate - - -
Somerset 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 Taunton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Taunton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 94 79 173
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Taunton 72.31% 78.22% 89.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 54 148
Taunton median daily rate £350 £345 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.45% -6.38% +5.29%
10th Percentile £145 £178 £304
90th Percentile £434 £497 £472
Somerset median daily rate £375 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +7.07% -3.38% +10.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 1
Taunton median hourly rate £22.50 £12.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +80.00% -3.85% -14.75%
Somerset median hourly rate £42.25 £36.25 £42.00
% change year-on-year +16.55% -13.69% +20.00%

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

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

Job vacancy trend for SOA in Taunton

SOA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SOA in Taunton