The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Worthing 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 April 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 Sussex / Worthing
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 59 -
Rank change year-on-year +37 -  
Contract jobs citing SOA 12 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worthing 9.09% 0.42% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.08% 0.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 0
Median daily rate £505 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £475 £430
% change year-on-year -2.63% +10.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.50 £50.00 £38.43
% change year-on-year -3.00% +30.12%  

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 Worthing with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Worthing
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 119 225 107
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Worthing 90.15% 94.14% 82.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 99 65
Median daily rate £500 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.64% -5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +3.75% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 £15.00 £22.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +233.33% -34.35%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.24 £36.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year +3.43% +18.03%  

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Worthing

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worthing 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 Worthing

SOA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Worthing

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SOA in Worthing

SOA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Worthing

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for SOA in Worthing

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

1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (93.75%) SOAP
2 15 (93.75%) REST
3 14 (87.50%) JMS
4 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (75.00%) Subversion
5 12 (75.00%) Oracle
5 12 (75.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 11 (68.75%) Oracle BPM
6 11 (68.75%) WebLogic
6 11 (68.75%) Web Services
6 11 (68.75%) Maven
6 11 (68.75%) SDLC
7 10 (62.50%) EJB
7 10 (62.50%) Oracle Database 10g
7 10 (62.50%) Oracle Database 12c
7 10 (62.50%) Oracle Database
7 10 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (62.50%) Oracle Database 11g
7 10 (62.50%) EJB 3.0
8 8 (50.00%) XML
9 7 (43.75%) Hibernate
9 7 (43.75%) Scrum
9 7 (43.75%) Spring
9 7 (43.75%) XSD
9 7 (43.75%) XSLT
9 7 (43.75%) PL/SQL
9 7 (43.75%) SQL
9 7 (43.75%) JPA
9 7 (43.75%) EclipseLink

SOA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worthing 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 12 (75.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 11 (68.75%) WebLogic
3 6 (37.50%) Confluence
3 6 (37.50%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (25.00%) Mule
4 4 (25.00%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) Oracle Database
1 10 (62.50%) Oracle Database 10g
1 10 (62.50%) Oracle Database 11g
1 10 (62.50%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (75.00%) Subversion
2 11 (68.75%) Maven
3 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
3 6 (37.50%) JIRA
4 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
4 1 (6.25%) XMLSpy
General
1 4 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (25.00%) MuleSoft Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Digital Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Middleware Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle SOA Developer
4 3 (18.75%) SOA Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Lead Test Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Agile Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) REST
1 15 (93.75%) SOAP
2 14 (87.50%) JMS
3 11 (68.75%) Web Services
4 10 (62.50%) EJB
4 10 (62.50%) EJB 3.0
5 8 (50.00%) XML
6 7 (43.75%) EclipseLink
6 7 (43.75%) Hibernate
6 7 (43.75%) JPA
6 7 (43.75%) Spring
6 7 (43.75%) XSD
6 7 (43.75%) XSLT
7 6 (37.50%) Oracle ADF
8 4 (25.00%) OAuth
8 4 (25.00%) SAML
9 3 (18.75%) Middleware
9 3 (18.75%) Oracle Fusion
10 1 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) SDLC
3 10 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (43.75%) Scrum
5 6 (37.50%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 6 (37.50%) Mentoring
5 6 (37.50%) Workflow
6 4 (25.00%) Case Management
6 4 (25.00%) CRM
6 4 (25.00%) Open Source
6 4 (25.00%) Process Improvement
7 2 (12.50%) Coaching
7 2 (12.50%) Validation
8 1 (6.25%) OpenUP
8 1 (6.25%) Software Delivery
8 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (43.75%) PL/SQL
2 7 (43.75%) SQL
3 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) MuleSoft
3 1 (6.25%) Atlassian