The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
West Midlands / Warwickshire
Rank - 29 31
Contract jobs citing SOA 0 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire - 2.66% 2.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.42% 3.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £480 -
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 Warwickshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 280 263 254
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 81.63% 77.81% 71.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 150 125
Median daily rate £400 £390 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +18.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 11 45
Median hourly rate £25.00 £19.61 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.48% -34.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.81 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.74 £20.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwickshire 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 Warwickshire

SOA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SOA in Warwickshire

SOA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SOA in Warwickshire

SOA
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for SOA.

1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (100.00%) SSADM
1 1 (100.00%) RUP
1 1 (100.00%) Rational Rose
1 1 (100.00%) PMI
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Yourdon
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Zachman Framework
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Casewise
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) ArchiMate
1 1 (100.00%) P3O

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Rational Rose
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) ArchiMate
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) RUP
1 1 (100.00%) SSADM
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Yourdon
1 1 (100.00%) Zachman Framework
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) P3O
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Casewise