Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 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)
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 56 43
Rank change year-on-year +9 -13 -6
Contract jobs citing SOA 12 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 1.93% 0.47% 2.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% 0.62% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 6
Warwickshire median daily rate £550 £323 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +70.54% -38.57% +23.53%
10th Percentile £335 £311 £251
90th Percentile £743 £334 £738
West Midlands median daily rate £535 £413 £550
% change year-on-year +29.70% -25.00% +29.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Warwickshire median hourly rate - - £22.00
West Midlands median hourly rate - - £22.00

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Warwickshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 525 650 523
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 84.54% 75.85% 76.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 420 276
Warwickshire median daily rate £400 £388 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +12.32% -3.16%
10th Percentile £231 £233 £224
90th Percentile £560 £575 £544
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 36 48
Warwickshire median hourly rate £30.50 £24.00 £26.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.08% -8.45% +45.64%
10th Percentile £17.70 £14.25 £15.75
90th Percentile £34.50 £41.28 £33.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +38.89% -10.00% -1.23%

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SOA in Warwickshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SOA in Warwickshire

SOA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SOA in Warwickshire

SOA
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Warwick +19 9 £350 +8.53% 1
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 £638 -
SOA
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 9 (75.00%) Oracle
1 9 (75.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 8 (66.67%) Java
3 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) TDD
3 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
3 7 (58.33%) Hadoop
3 7 (58.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (58.33%) Big Data
3 7 (58.33%) RESTful
3 7 (58.33%) Apache Spark
4 6 (50.00%) WireMock
4 6 (50.00%) Personalization
4 6 (50.00%) WildFly
4 6 (50.00%) Software Delivery
4 6 (50.00%) Spring Boot
4 6 (50.00%) Scala
4 6 (50.00%) MongoDB
4 6 (50.00%) Docker
4 6 (50.00%) RESTEasy
4 6 (50.00%) HornetQ
4 6 (50.00%) Functional Testing
4 6 (50.00%) JAX-RS
4 6 (50.00%) Analytics
4 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 6 (50.00%) Mobile App
4 6 (50.00%) NoSQL
4 6 (50.00%) Apple iOS
4 6 (50.00%) Hudson
4 6 (50.00%) JBehave

SOA
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (75.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (58.33%) Apache Spark
3 6 (50.00%) GlassFish
3 6 (50.00%) JBoss
3 6 (50.00%) WildFly
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 7 (58.33%) Big Data
1 7 (58.33%) Hadoop
2 6 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 6 (50.00%) MySQL
2 6 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Hudson
1 6 (50.00%) JBehave
1 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
1 7 (58.33%) Digital Developer
1 7 (58.33%) Senior Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Integration Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) SOA Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) RESTful
2 6 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 6 (50.00%) HornetQ
2 6 (50.00%) Java EE
2 6 (50.00%) JAX-RS
2 6 (50.00%) JMS
2 6 (50.00%) RESTEasy
2 6 (50.00%) Spring
2 6 (50.00%) Spring Boot
2 6 (50.00%) WireMock
3 2 (16.67%) Middleware
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (8.33%) REST
4 1 (8.33%) SOAP
4 1 (8.33%) WSDL
4 1 (8.33%) XML
4 1 (8.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) DataPower
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Android
1 6 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
1 7 (58.33%) TDD
2 6 (50.00%) Analytics
2 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 6 (50.00%) DSDM
2 6 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 6 (50.00%) Kanban
2 6 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (50.00%) Personalization
2 6 (50.00%) Predictive Analytics
2 6 (50.00%) Scrum
2 6 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 6 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 2 (16.67%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) Scala
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Green Hat
2 1 (8.33%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Solace
2 1 (8.33%) TIBCO
2 1 (8.33%) webMethods