The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 36 47 53
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Contract jobs citing SOA 32 24 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.01% 3.79% 1.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.96% 5.06% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 13 7
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£431 £388 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.14% +14.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £328 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +13.97%
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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
645 474 593
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 80.83% 74.76% 72.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 386 238 340
Average daily rate £400 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £238 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 8
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £10.93 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOA across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 February 2015.

SOA Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing SOA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SOA.

1 37 (77.08%) Java
2 32 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (45.83%) Oracle
3 22 (45.83%) Finance
4 21 (43.75%) Spring
5 20 (41.67%) SQL
6 19 (39.58%) Oracle Database
7 15 (31.25%) Web Services
8 14 (29.17%) XML
9 13 (27.08%) Hibernate
9 13 (27.08%) ETL
10 12 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 12 (25.00%) PL/SQL
10 12 (25.00%) Relational Database
11 10 (20.83%) WebLogic
11 10 (20.83%) JavaScript
11 10 (20.83%) OO
11 10 (20.83%) RDBMS
11 10 (20.83%) Banking
11 10 (20.83%) Oracle Database 11g
12 8 (16.67%) JSON
12 8 (16.67%) CSS
12 8 (16.67%) .NET
12 8 (16.67%) Waterfall
13 7 (14.58%) HTML
13 7 (14.58%) JSP
13 7 (14.58%) UNIX
13 7 (14.58%) Windows
13 7 (14.58%) Linux
13 7 (14.58%) UML

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing SOA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SOA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (20.83%) WebLogic
2 7 (14.58%) GlassFish
3 6 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (10.42%) Adobe CQ
5 3 (6.25%) WebSphere
6 2 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (4.17%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (4.17%) JBoss
6 2 (4.17%) Apache
6 2 (4.17%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (4.17%) WebLogic Integration
6 2 (4.17%) WebSphere Process Server
7 1 (2.08%) AquaLogic
7 1 (2.08%) CMS
7 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.08%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.08%) AquaLogic BPM
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) Network Security
2 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.08%) IPv4
2 1 (2.08%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (39.58%) Oracle Database
2 12 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 12 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 10 (20.83%) RDBMS
3 10 (20.83%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (10.42%) MySQL
6 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (8.33%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (2.08%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (4.17%) Selenium
2 2 (4.17%) FitNesse
2 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.17%) Ant
2 2 (4.17%) Maven
General
1 22 (45.83%) Finance
2 10 (20.83%) Banking
3 2 (4.17%) Aerospace
3 2 (4.17%) Back Office
4 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (39.58%) Developer
1 19 (39.58%) Designer
2 17 (35.42%) Solutions Designer
3 10 (20.83%) Senior Designer
4 7 (14.58%) Java Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Technical Leader
6 5 (10.42%) Senior Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Analyst
7 4 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Test Analyst
8 3 (6.25%) Data Integration Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Technical Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Automation Test Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) Automation Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) Software Developer
9 2 (4.17%) .NET Developer
10 1 (2.08%) Oracle Consultant
10 1 (2.08%) Senior .NET Developer
10 1 (2.08%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (43.75%) Spring
2 15 (31.25%) Web Services
3 14 (29.17%) XML
4 13 (27.08%) Hibernate
5 8 (16.67%) .NET
5 8 (16.67%) CSS
5 8 (16.67%) JSON
6 7 (14.58%) JSP
6 7 (14.58%) HTML
6 7 (14.58%) Java EE
6 7 (14.58%) jQuery
7 5 (10.42%) JRuby
7 5 (10.42%) Java EE 5
7 5 (10.42%) Oracle ADF
7 5 (10.42%) Apache Camel
8 4 (8.33%) HTML5
9 3 (6.25%) REST
9 3 (6.25%) WebCenter
9 3 (6.25%) Middleware
9 3 (6.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Data Integration
2 2 (4.17%) DataPower
2 2 (4.17%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (4.17%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.17%) Clustering
2 2 (4.17%) Cryptography
2 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.08%) Web 2.0
3 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.58%) UNIX
1 7 (14.58%) Windows
1 7 (14.58%) Linux
2 6 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (27.08%) ETL
3 10 (20.83%) OO
4 8 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 7 (14.58%) UML
5 7 (14.58%) OOD
5 7 (14.58%) Scrum
6 6 (12.50%) Performance Testing
7 5 (10.42%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
7 5 (10.42%) Use Case
7 5 (10.42%) TDD
7 5 (10.42%) Data Modelling
8 4 (8.33%) BDD
9 3 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (6.25%) MVC
10 2 (4.17%) OOA/OOD
10 2 (4.17%) BPEL
10 2 (4.17%) Information Management
10 2 (4.17%) AOP
Programming Languages
1 37 (77.08%) Java
2 20 (41.67%) SQL
3 12 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 10 (20.83%) JavaScript
5 6 (12.50%) C#
6 5 (10.42%) C++
6 5 (10.42%) Jython
6 5 (10.42%) Groovy
7 2 (4.17%) Ruby
7 2 (4.17%) XPath
7 2 (4.17%) Perl
7 2 (4.17%) C
7 2 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) VCP4
2 1 (2.08%) Degree
Vendors
1 22 (45.83%) Oracle
2 6 (12.50%) IBM
3 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.17%) Yahoo!
4 2 (4.17%) Google
4 2 (4.17%) Kony
5 1 (2.08%) BEA
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