The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 June 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)
South West / Wiltshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 27 41
Rank change year-on-year -16 +14  
Contract jobs citing SOA 22 40 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 3.26% 6.08% 2.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.83% 7.87% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 21 12
Median daily rate £550 £563 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.22% +26.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £500 £372
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £675 £573
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £470 £450
% change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £44.00 £40.60
% change year-on-year -9.09% +8.37%  

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 574 508 505
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 85.04% 77.20% 80.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 359 347 363
Median daily rate £425 £420 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +7.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £285 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £638 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 8 21
Median hourly rate £39.50 £38.50 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.59% +90.73%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £27.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.70 £50.00 £36.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

SOA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SOA in Wiltshire

SOA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SOA in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SOA in Wiltshire

SOA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SOA in Wiltshire

SOA
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +3 11 £550 - 3
Corsham -9 9 £525 -19.23% 1
SOA
South West

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

1 14 (53.85%) REST
2 13 (50.00%) Finance
2 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (42.31%) Web Services
4 10 (38.46%) Middleware
4 10 (38.46%) TOGAF
5 9 (34.62%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (30.77%) Data Modelling
7 7 (26.92%) WSDL
7 7 (26.92%) Migration
7 7 (26.92%) NHS
7 7 (26.92%) MODAF
7 7 (26.92%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (26.92%) Data Migration
7 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
7 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
8 6 (23.08%) Data Architecture
8 6 (23.08%) Degree
8 6 (23.08%) Zachman Framework
8 6 (23.08%) Use Case
8 6 (23.08%) XML
8 6 (23.08%) XSD
8 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
8 6 (23.08%) Oracle
8 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
8 6 (23.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 5 (19.23%) DevOps
9 5 (19.23%) SOAP
9 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (15.38%) BPMN

SOA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 6 (23.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (15.38%) Confluence
2 4 (15.38%) WebSphere
3 2 (7.69%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.69%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) Star Schema
3 2 (7.69%) Data Mining
3 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.69%) Text Mining
4 1 (3.85%) GIS
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) JIRA
2 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
2 3 (11.54%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.69%) Hudson
3 2 (7.69%) Maven
4 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Banking
3 3 (11.54%) Military
4 2 (7.69%) Electronics
4 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
4 2 (7.69%) Marketing
4 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.85%) Back Office
5 1 (3.85%) Billing
Job Titles
1 21 (80.77%) Architect
2 7 (26.92%) Technical Architect
3 5 (19.23%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Business Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Data Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Applications Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Middleware Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Middleware Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Enterprise Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Middleware Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (3.85%) Business Solution Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Mobile Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Technical Architect
7 1 (3.85%) SOA Specialist
7 1 (3.85%) WebSphere MQ Specialist
7 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (53.85%) REST
2 11 (42.31%) Web Services
3 10 (38.46%) Middleware
4 7 (26.92%) WSDL
5 6 (23.08%) XML
5 6 (23.08%) XSD
6 5 (19.23%) SOAP
7 4 (15.38%) .NET
7 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
7 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
7 4 (15.38%) Ext JS
7 4 (15.38%) Node.js
7 4 (15.38%) React
7 4 (15.38%) WCF
8 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (7.69%) CSS
9 2 (7.69%) CSS3
9 2 (7.69%) Django
9 2 (7.69%) HTML
9 2 (7.69%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) NHS
2 4 (15.38%) DataPower
2 4 (15.38%) RIA
3 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.85%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Linux
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
1 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.85%) Android
2 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (38.46%) TOGAF
3 9 (34.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (30.77%) Data Modelling
5 7 (26.92%) Data Migration
5 7 (26.92%) Enterprise Architecture
5 7 (26.92%) Migration
5 7 (26.92%) MODAF
6 6 (23.08%) Data Architecture
6 6 (23.08%) Use Case
6 6 (23.08%) Zachman Framework
7 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (19.23%) DevOps
8 4 (15.38%) BPMN
8 4 (15.38%) Mobile Development
8 4 (15.38%) MVC
8 4 (15.38%) MVVM
8 4 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (15.38%) Scrum
8 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 4 (15.38%) C#
3 2 (7.69%) Python
3 2 (7.69%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
1 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
2 6 (23.08%) Degree
3 3 (11.54%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) GDPR
1 4 (15.38%) HL7
1 4 (15.38%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Docker
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Oracle
2 4 (15.38%) SAP
2 4 (15.38%) Sencha
3 3 (11.54%) IBM
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.69%) Citrix
4 2 (7.69%) Software AG
4 2 (7.69%) VMware
5 1 (3.85%) Unisys
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