Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Malling 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 October 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)
Kent > West Malling
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing SOA 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Malling 10.34% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.11% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
West Malling median daily rate £400 - -
Kent median daily rate £400 - £750
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Malling median hourly rate - - -
Kent 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 West Malling with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Malling
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 27 17 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Malling 93.10% 85.00% 94.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 11
West Malling median daily rate £413 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.32% -9.33% -
10th Percentile £342 £304 £263
90th Percentile £458 £523 £395
Kent median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
West Malling median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Kent median hourly rate £38.00 £25.69 £21.00
% change year-on-year +47.92% +22.33% -7.69%

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in West Malling

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

Job vacancy trend for SOA in West Malling

SOA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Malling

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SOA in West Malling

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 West Malling region with a requirement for SOA.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Economics
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Core
3 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (33.33%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (33.33%) SOLID

SOA
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Malling 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 (33.33%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) WCF Developer
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Azure Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Core
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Deployment Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Economics
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) SOLID
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree