Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 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)
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 41 52
Rank change year-on-year +13 +11 -
Contract jobs citing SOA 1 29 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 0.43% 4.61% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 5.15% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 19 6
Warrington median daily rate £363 £500 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.50% +9.59% -
10th Percentile £344 £415 £419
90th Percentile £381 £613 £519
Cheshire median daily rate £363 £488 £450
% change year-on-year -25.64% +8.33% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Warrington with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Warrington
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 200 563 397
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 85.11% 89.51% 87.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 384 283
Warrington median daily rate £400 £450 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% -2.17% -0.27%
10th Percentile £153 £310 £289
90th Percentile £575 £639 £675
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £423 £400
% change year-on-year -5.33% +5.63% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 11 13
Warrington median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.62% +85.71% +16.67%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.00 £15.00
90th Percentile £65.00 £68.75 £31.75
Cheshire median hourly rate £30.00 £17.50 £18.27
% change year-on-year +71.43% -4.19% -38.08%

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for SOA in Warrington

SOA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SOA in Warrington

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

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BPEL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

SOA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle ODI
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BPEL
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle