Period
to 21 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 21 June 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)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 83 113
Rank change year-on-year -12 +30 -54
Contract jobs citing SOA 8 15 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.75% 1.54% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 1.72% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 21
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £388 £340 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.97% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £336 £329 £240
90th Percentile £568 £405 £438
North East median daily rate £388 £340 £300
% change year-on-year +13.97% +13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East 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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 924 871 1,835
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 86.27% 89.61% 88.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 645 589 1,245
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £378 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.96% +16.15% -9.48%
10th Percentile £260 £265 £225
90th Percentile £588 £538 £525
North East median daily rate £390 £375 £330
% change year-on-year +4.00% +13.64% -7.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 34 77
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £22.00 £33.25 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.83% +18.75% +107.41%
10th Percentile £9.51 £10.99 £14.60
90th Percentile £43.75 £43.00 £36.00
North East median hourly rate £15.18 £30.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -49.40% +7.14% +86.67%

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing SOA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for SOA in Tyne and Wear

SOA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SOA in Tyne and Wear

SOA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SOA in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SOA in Tyne and Wear

SOA
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 21 June 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -7 8 £388 +13.97% 1
SOA
North East

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for SOA.

1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (37.50%) XSLT
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
3 3 (37.50%) E-business
3 3 (37.50%) OpenText
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Data Management
3 3 (37.50%) JSON
3 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL V3
4 2 (25.00%) DevOps
4 2 (25.00%) Microservices
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Software Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (25.00%) Serverless
4 2 (25.00%) Process Management
4 2 (25.00%) CMS
4 2 (25.00%) Groovy

SOA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 5 (62.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
3 2 (25.00%) CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (12.50%) Maximo
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (25.00%) AWS Lambda
1 2 (25.00%) PaaS
1 2 (25.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
1 1 (12.50%) DB2
1 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
1 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Solutions Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Transformation
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Transformation Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Maximo Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Technical Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
1 4 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) JSON
2 3 (37.50%) XSLT
3 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) RESTful
3 2 (25.00%) SOAP
3 2 (25.00%) XSD
4 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 1 (12.50%) Drools
4 1 (12.50%) J2EE
4 1 (12.50%) Java EE
4 1 (12.50%) Kafka
4 1 (12.50%) Middleware
4 1 (12.50%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) AIX
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Data Management
1 3 (37.50%) E-business
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL V3
1 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
2 2 (25.00%) Content Management
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Microservices
2 2 (25.00%) Process Management
2 2 (25.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) IT Governance
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (12.50%) SFIA
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) Groovy
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) Python
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) OpenText
3 1 (12.50%) IBM