Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in York 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 22 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)
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 23 19
Rank change year-on-year -4 -4 +16
Contract jobs citing SOA 1 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York 0.62% 5.43% 7.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 6.37% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 15
York median daily rate £475 £469 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.33% +20.97% -
10th Percentile £463 £316 £351
90th Percentile £488 £637 £453
North Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £463 £388
% change year-on-year +2.70% +19.35% +24.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
York median hourly rate - - -
North Yorkshire 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 York with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
York
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 127 157 189
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York 78.88% 85.33% 82.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 78 123
York median daily rate £338 £375 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% -2.60% +10.00%
10th Percentile £113 £109 £230
90th Percentile £449 £491 £488
North Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year - -6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 7
York median hourly rate £27.63 £25.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.50% +42.86% +34.62%
10th Percentile £16.66 £13.60 £13.23
90th Percentile £39.09 £39.00 £40.80
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.81 £14.69 £16.00
% change year-on-year -5.97% -8.20% +25.89%

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in York

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

Job vacancy trend for SOA in York

SOA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in York

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SOA in York

For the 6 months to 22 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 York region with a requirement for SOA.

1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement

SOA
Co-occurring IT Skills in York 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Designer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum