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 29 December 2014 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 48 38 59
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +21
Contract jobs citing SOA 17 21 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.33% 3.40% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.95% 4.86% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 1
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £34.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+37.68% +0.72%
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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
577 432 496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 79.04% 70.02% 70.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 213 289
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 £10.93 £20.04
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.85% -45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.77 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £13.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 29 December 2014.

SOA Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 36 (69.23%) Java
2 26 (50.00%) Oracle
3 22 (42.31%) Finance
3 22 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (38.46%) Spring
5 18 (34.62%) Oracle Database
6 16 (30.77%) SQL
7 12 (23.08%) XML
7 12 (23.08%) Oracle Database 11g
8 11 (21.15%) Hibernate
9 10 (19.23%) OO
10 9 (17.31%) Linux
10 9 (17.31%) Web Services
10 9 (17.31%) Relational Database
11 8 (15.38%) UNIX
11 8 (15.38%) Windows
11 8 (15.38%) SQL Server
11 8 (15.38%) ETL
12 7 (13.46%) IBM
12 7 (13.46%) .NET
12 7 (13.46%) C++
12 7 (13.46%) HTML
12 7 (13.46%) Workflow
12 7 (13.46%) Oracle Workflow
13 6 (11.54%) JSON
13 6 (11.54%) Oracle Applications
13 6 (11.54%) C#
13 6 (11.54%) WebLogic
13 6 (11.54%) UML
13 6 (11.54%) RDBMS

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 7 (13.46%) Oracle Workflow
2 6 (11.54%) WebLogic
3 4 (7.69%) GlassFish
3 4 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (5.77%) JBoss
4 3 (5.77%) Tomcat
4 3 (5.77%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (3.85%) WebSphere Process Server
5 2 (3.85%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (3.85%) WebLogic Integration
5 2 (3.85%) Apache
5 2 (3.85%) Adobe CQ
5 2 (3.85%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (1.92%) Alfresco
Business Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Oracle Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (7.69%) Oracle Payroll
2 4 (7.69%) Oracle HRMS
3 3 (5.77%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) Network Security
2 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.92%) IPv4
2 1 (1.92%) IPv6
2 1 (1.92%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (34.62%) Oracle Database
2 12 (23.08%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (17.31%) Relational Database
4 8 (15.38%) SQL Server
5 6 (11.54%) RDBMS
6 5 (9.62%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (9.62%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (3.85%) MySQL
9 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.92%) Subversion
General
1 22 (42.31%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 24 (46.15%) Developer
2 17 (32.69%) Designer
3 15 (28.85%) Java Developer
4 13 (25.00%) Solutions Designer
5 8 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 8 (15.38%) Consultant
6 7 (13.46%) Technical Consultant
6 7 (13.46%) Payroll Consultant
6 7 (13.46%) Oracle Consultant
6 7 (13.46%) Oracle Technical Consultant
6 7 (13.46%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
6 7 (13.46%) Oracle HR Consultant
7 6 (11.54%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (11.54%) Senior Designer
8 3 (5.77%) Architect
9 2 (3.85%) Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Technical Architect
9 2 (3.85%) DBA
9 2 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.85%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (38.46%) Spring
2 12 (23.08%) XML
3 11 (21.15%) Hibernate
4 9 (17.31%) Web Services
5 7 (13.46%) HTML
5 7 (13.46%) .NET
6 6 (11.54%) JSON
6 6 (11.54%) Apache Camel
7 5 (9.62%) REST
7 5 (9.62%) HTML5
7 5 (9.62%) SOAP
7 5 (9.62%) JMS
7 5 (9.62%) Middleware
8 4 (7.69%) CSS
8 4 (7.69%) JSP
8 4 (7.69%) J2EE
8 4 (7.69%) jQuery
8 4 (7.69%) Java EE
9 3 (5.77%) Ajax
9 3 (5.77%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (3.85%) Clustering
2 2 (3.85%) Cryptography
2 2 (3.85%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (3.85%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.85%) User Experience
2 2 (3.85%) Data Structures
2 2 (3.85%) DataPower
3 1 (1.92%) Open Source
3 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.31%) Linux
2 8 (15.38%) UNIX
2 8 (15.38%) Windows
3 6 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (19.23%) OO
3 8 (15.38%) ETL
4 7 (13.46%) Workflow
5 6 (11.54%) UML
5 6 (11.54%) Waterfall
6 4 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (7.69%) BPEL
6 4 (7.69%) OOD
6 4 (7.69%) E-business
6 4 (7.69%) MVC
7 3 (5.77%) Risk Management
7 3 (5.77%) TDD
7 3 (5.77%) ITIL
7 3 (5.77%) Service Management
7 3 (5.77%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (5.77%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.85%) Scrum
8 2 (3.85%) AOP
8 2 (3.85%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 36 (69.23%) Java
2 16 (30.77%) SQL
3 7 (13.46%) C++
4 6 (11.54%) R
4 6 (11.54%) C#
5 5 (9.62%) JavaScript
6 4 (7.69%) PL/SQL
7 3 (5.77%) Scala
8 2 (3.85%) Perl
8 2 (3.85%) C
8 2 (3.85%) Python
8 2 (3.85%) Jython
8 2 (3.85%) Ruby
8 2 (3.85%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (1.92%) Degree
1 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 26 (50.00%) Oracle
2 7 (13.46%) IBM
3 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.85%) Yahoo!
4 2 (3.85%) Google
4 2 (3.85%) Twitter
4 2 (3.85%) Kony
5 1 (1.92%) ForgeRock
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