The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 54 42 57
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +15
Contract jobs citing SOA 11 26 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.69% 3.00% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.17% 3.60% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 17 3
Median daily rate £438 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +38.46%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £410
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £36.25 £49.25
% change year-on-year
+24.13% -26.39%
SOA
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
508 723 548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 77.91% 83.29% 77.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 382 304
Median daily rate £343 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 29 5
Median hourly rate £13.59 £31.70 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.13% +50.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £13.00 £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.73 £39.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing SOA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

SOA
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SOA across the Glasgow region.

SOA Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

SOA
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOA across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

SOA Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for SOA.

1 29 (69.05%) Java
2 23 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (45.24%) Web Services
4 17 (40.48%) Middleware
5 16 (38.10%) REST
6 15 (35.71%) SOAP
7 14 (33.33%) Banking
8 13 (30.95%) Finance
8 13 (30.95%) SQL
9 11 (26.19%) Unix
9 11 (26.19%) JBoss
9 11 (26.19%) IBM
9 11 (26.19%) DataPower
10 10 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (23.81%) Maven
10 10 (23.81%) JSON
10 10 (23.81%) UML
10 10 (23.81%) Docker
10 10 (23.81%) Microservices
11 9 (21.43%) DevOps
11 9 (21.43%) XML
11 9 (21.43%) XSD
11 9 (21.43%) HP
11 9 (21.43%) JMS
11 9 (21.43%) HTTP
11 9 (21.43%) WSDL
11 9 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (21.43%) HP Quality Center
12 8 (19.05%) SWIFT
12 8 (19.05%) WebSphere Transformation Extender

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 11 (26.19%) JBoss
2 8 (19.05%) MQSeries
2 8 (19.05%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
3 3 (7.14%) WebLogic
3 3 (7.14%) WebSphere
3 3 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.38%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.67%) PaaS
2 6 (14.29%) IaaS
3 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.38%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.43%) HTTP
2 8 (19.05%) FTP
2 8 (19.05%) HTTPS
2 8 (19.05%) WinSCP
3 1 (2.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.38%) Big Data
3 1 (2.38%) DB2
3 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (23.81%) Maven
2 8 (19.05%) ClearCase
2 8 (19.05%) XMLSpy
3 3 (7.14%) Bitbucket
3 3 (7.14%) Eclipse
3 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.14%) Gradle
3 3 (7.14%) JUnit
3 3 (7.14%) Mockito
3 3 (7.14%) Subversion
4 2 (4.76%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (2.38%) Artifactory
5 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.38%) JIRA
5 1 (2.38%) LoadRunner
5 1 (2.38%) Selenium
5 1 (2.38%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (33.33%) Banking
2 13 (30.95%) Finance
3 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Architect
2 10 (23.81%) Developer
3 9 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Java Architect
5 4 (9.52%) Java Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Designer
7 2 (4.76%) Java Technical Architect
7 2 (4.76%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Developer
7 2 (4.76%) SOA Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Solutions Designer
7 2 (4.76%) Technical Architect
8 1 (2.38%) Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) AWS Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Cloud Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Integration Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Lead Designer
8 1 (2.38%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (45.24%) Web Services
2 17 (40.48%) Middleware
3 16 (38.10%) REST
4 15 (35.71%) SOAP
5 10 (23.81%) JSON
6 9 (21.43%) JMS
6 9 (21.43%) WSDL
6 9 (21.43%) XML
6 9 (21.43%) XSD
7 8 (19.05%) EDI
7 8 (19.05%) XSL
7 8 (19.05%) XSLT
8 5 (11.90%) Hibernate
9 4 (9.52%) Spring
10 3 (7.14%) ActiveMQ
10 3 (7.14%) Apache Camel
10 3 (7.14%) CSS
10 3 (7.14%) HTML
10 3 (7.14%) J2EE
10 3 (7.14%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) DataPower
2 8 (19.05%) SWIFT
3 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (7.14%) User Experience
5 1 (2.38%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.38%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.19%) Unix
2 8 (19.05%) Linux
3 2 (4.76%) Windows
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (23.81%) Microservices
2 10 (23.81%) UML
3 9 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (21.43%) DevOps
4 8 (19.05%) Content Management
4 8 (19.05%) Defect Tracking
4 8 (19.05%) EAI
4 8 (19.05%) TOGAF
5 6 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 6 (14.29%) Network Design
6 5 (11.90%) Open Source
6 5 (11.90%) Scrum
7 4 (9.52%) ETL
7 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
7 4 (9.52%) OO
7 4 (9.52%) OOA/OOD
7 4 (9.52%) SDLC
7 4 (9.52%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 29 (69.05%) Java
2 13 (30.95%) SQL
3 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.76%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.38%) C
5 1 (2.38%) C#
5 1 (2.38%) C++
5 1 (2.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.05%) HL7
1 8 (19.05%) SEPA
System Software
1 10 (23.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (21.43%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (14.29%) Ansible
2 6 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (14.29%) Puppet
3 1 (2.38%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.38%) Mesos
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) IBM
2 9 (21.43%) HP
3 8 (19.05%) Remedy
4 6 (14.29%) Oracle
5 2 (4.76%) Talend
6 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.38%) PayPal
6 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.38%) SAP
6 1 (2.38%) Sybase
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