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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 42 24 37
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +13
Contract jobs citing SOA 13 32 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.30% 5.25% 3.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.67% 6.54% 4.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 17 22
Median daily rate £400 £300 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -29.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £225 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £466 £450
% change year-on-year
-3.48% +3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £50.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +42.85%

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
486 489 655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 86.17% 80.16% 82.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 258 396
Median daily rate £355 £338 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.18% -12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 14
Median hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £16.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +95.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.39 £30.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.77 £49.41 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for SOA.

1 22 (62.86%) Java
2 19 (54.29%) Microservices
3 15 (42.86%) REST
4 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (34.29%) Software Engineering
5 12 (34.29%) MySQL
5 12 (34.29%) Linux
6 11 (31.43%) Tomcat
6 11 (31.43%) JMS
6 11 (31.43%) Amazon AWS
7 10 (28.57%) Apache
7 10 (28.57%) HTTP
7 10 (28.57%) XQuery
7 10 (28.57%) XSLT
7 10 (28.57%) XPath
8 9 (25.71%) Spring
9 8 (22.86%) RESTful
9 8 (22.86%) Web Services
9 8 (22.86%) NoSQL
10 7 (20.00%) Groovy
11 6 (17.14%) Test Scripting
11 6 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (17.14%) JSON
11 6 (17.14%) Maven
11 6 (17.14%) TDD
11 6 (17.14%) Scrum
11 6 (17.14%) Finance
11 6 (17.14%) High Availability
11 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (14.29%) BDD

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 (31.43%) Tomcat
2 10 (28.57%) Apache
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (8.57%) WebSphere
4 2 (5.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (5.71%) CMS
4 2 (5.71%) GlassFish
4 2 (5.71%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.86%) IIS
5 1 (2.86%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Office
1 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (31.43%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.86%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.86%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) HTTP
2 1 (2.86%) Broadband
2 1 (2.86%) DNS
2 1 (2.86%) DVB
2 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
2 1 (2.86%) SSH
2 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (34.29%) MySQL
2 8 (22.86%) NoSQL
3 3 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.86%) DB2
5 1 (2.86%) HSQLDB
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Maven
2 3 (8.57%) JUnit
2 3 (8.57%) LoadRunner
3 2 (5.71%) Bitbucket
3 2 (5.71%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.71%) Gradle
3 2 (5.71%) Grunt
3 2 (5.71%) Jasmine
3 2 (5.71%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (5.71%) Mockito
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (5.71%) Subversion
4 1 (2.86%) Artifactory
4 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.86%) Selenium
4 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Banking
2 2 (5.71%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (51.43%) Developer
2 13 (37.14%) Java Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) AWS Software Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Designer
4 3 (8.57%) Integration Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Java Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Java Software Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Java Software Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Software Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Solutions Designer
5 2 (5.71%) .NET Developer
5 2 (5.71%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (5.71%) C# Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Integration Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Performance Tester
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Tester
6 1 (2.86%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (42.86%) REST
2 11 (31.43%) JMS
3 10 (28.57%) XSLT
4 9 (25.71%) Spring
5 8 (22.86%) RESTful
5 8 (22.86%) Web Services
6 6 (17.14%) JSON
7 5 (14.29%) .NET
7 5 (14.29%) CSS
7 5 (14.29%) HTML
7 5 (14.29%) SOAP
7 5 (14.29%) XML
8 4 (11.43%) Hibernate
8 4 (11.43%) J2EE
9 2 (5.71%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (5.71%) Java EE
9 2 (5.71%) JRuby
9 2 (5.71%) JSP
9 2 (5.71%) JSTL
9 2 (5.71%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (8.57%) DataPower
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.86%) Replication
4 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (34.29%) Linux
2 4 (11.43%) Unix
3 1 (2.86%) Android
3 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) Microservices
2 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (34.29%) Software Engineering
4 6 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (17.14%) High Availability
4 6 (17.14%) Scrum
4 6 (17.14%) TDD
4 6 (17.14%) Test Scripting
5 5 (14.29%) BDD
5 5 (14.29%) MVC
6 4 (11.43%) ETL
6 4 (11.43%) Migration
6 4 (11.43%) Performance Testing
6 4 (11.43%) Use Case
7 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (8.57%) CRM
7 3 (8.57%) Data Management
7 3 (8.57%) Data Modelling
7 3 (8.57%) Data Security
7 3 (8.57%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (62.86%) Java
2 10 (28.57%) XPath
2 10 (28.57%) XQuery
3 7 (20.00%) Groovy
4 5 (14.29%) C#
4 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 4 (11.43%) SQL
6 2 (5.71%) Jython
7 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.86%) Bourne shell
7 1 (2.86%) Korn
7 1 (2.86%) Perl
7 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) HND
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Docker
2 1 (2.86%) NFS
2 1 (2.86%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) HP SiteScope
1 2 (5.71%) OpenView
2 1 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (8.57%) HP
1 3 (8.57%) IBM
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle
2 2 (5.71%) Adobe
3 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
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