The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 61 51 36
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -15
Contract jobs citing SOA 56 71 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.51% 3.50% 5.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.24% 4.84% 7.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 27 61
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£400 £413 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £321 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £410 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.09% +5.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 13 7
Average hourly rate - £41.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.43 £46.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-16.46% +35.29%
SOA
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1731 1467 1315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 77.55% 72.23% 72.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1060 862 814
Average daily rate £390 £360 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 62 82
Average hourly rate £37.50 £45.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £14.75 £12.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-0.81% -3.90%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOA across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

SOA Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

SOA
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

SOA Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

SOA
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOA across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

SOA Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

SOA
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SOA across the Hampshire region.

SOA Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

SOA
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton -6 18 £375 -1.31%
Basingstoke 0 7 £450 +26.31%
Hook - 3 £425 - 1
Aldershot +11 2 £450 -10.00%
Farnborough - 2 £405 -
Winchester -15 1 £413 +10.00%
Gosport - 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 - -
SOA
South East

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 55 (46.61%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (44.92%) Oracle
3 46 (38.98%) Web Services
4 44 (37.29%) Java
5 40 (33.90%) SOAP
6 36 (30.51%) Linux
7 34 (28.81%) WebLogic
8 29 (24.58%) Scrum
9 26 (22.03%) Middleware
9 26 (22.03%) TDD
9 26 (22.03%) Security Cleared
10 24 (20.34%) SC Cleared
11 22 (18.64%) Spring
12 21 (17.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 21 (17.80%) Jenkins
13 20 (16.95%) Subversion
13 20 (16.95%) Continuous Integration
13 20 (16.95%) Oracle RAC
14 18 (15.25%) Selenium
14 18 (15.25%) JUnit
15 17 (14.41%) Hibernate
15 17 (14.41%) RESTful
16 16 (13.56%) BDD
16 16 (13.56%) Oracle Database
17 15 (12.71%) BPEL
17 15 (12.71%) PostgreSQL
17 15 (12.71%) UML
17 15 (12.71%) UNIX
17 15 (12.71%) J2EE
18 14 (11.86%) SAML

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 34 (28.81%) WebLogic
2 21 (17.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 11 (9.32%) Oracle Service Bus
4 10 (8.47%) Apache
5 7 (5.93%) Tomcat
6 5 (4.24%) JBoss
7 4 (3.39%) Mule
8 2 (1.69%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.85%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.85%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (0.85%) Apache TomEE
Business Applications
1 13 (11.02%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (5.08%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (5.08%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (4.24%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (2.54%) Magento
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.47%) Internet
2 8 (6.78%) Firewall
3 5 (4.24%) SAN
3 5 (4.24%) ATM
3 5 (4.24%) BGP
3 5 (4.24%) NAS
3 5 (4.24%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.56%) Oracle Database
2 15 (12.71%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (10.17%) Relational Database
4 10 (8.47%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (6.78%) MySQL
6 4 (3.39%) SQL Server
6 4 (3.39%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.54%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (2.54%) SQLPlus
7 3 (2.54%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.54%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.54%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.54%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (2.54%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.85%) DB2
8 1 (0.85%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 21 (17.80%) Jenkins
2 20 (16.95%) Subversion
3 18 (15.25%) Selenium
3 18 (15.25%) JUnit
4 14 (11.86%) Cucumber
4 14 (11.86%) Mockito
5 10 (8.47%) Git (software)
6 9 (7.63%) Maven
7 7 (5.93%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.69%) Checkstyle
8 2 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.69%) Gradle
8 2 (1.69%) QUnit
8 2 (1.69%) FindBugs
8 2 (1.69%) Ant
9 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (4.24%) Multimedia
2 4 (3.39%) Finance
3 2 (1.69%) Automotive
3 2 (1.69%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.85%) Military
4 1 (0.85%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 41 (34.75%) Developer
2 33 (27.97%) Architect
2 33 (27.97%) Java Developer
3 13 (11.02%) Solutions Architect
4 11 (9.32%) Designer
5 9 (7.63%) DBA
6 7 (5.93%) Project Manager
6 7 (5.93%) Oracle DBA
6 7 (5.93%) Infrastructure Architect
7 6 (5.08%) Oracle Architect
7 6 (5.08%) Solutions Designer
8 5 (4.24%) Agile Java Developer
8 5 (4.24%) SOA Designer
8 5 (4.24%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (4.24%) .NET Architect
9 4 (3.39%) Enterprise Architect
9 4 (3.39%) .NET Developer
9 4 (3.39%) Analyst
9 4 (3.39%) Software Engineer
10 3 (2.54%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (38.98%) Web Services
2 40 (33.90%) SOAP
3 26 (22.03%) Middleware
4 22 (18.64%) Spring
5 17 (14.41%) Hibernate
5 17 (14.41%) RESTful
6 15 (12.71%) J2EE
7 14 (11.86%) SAML
7 14 (11.86%) OpenID
7 14 (11.86%) OAuth2
8 13 (11.02%) .NET
9 10 (8.47%) CSS
9 10 (8.47%) XML
9 10 (8.47%) HTML
9 10 (8.47%) ASP.NET
10 9 (7.63%) REST
10 9 (7.63%) WCF
11 8 (6.78%) Oracle Fusion
12 7 (5.93%) EJB
12 7 (5.93%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.47%) Open Source
2 5 (4.24%) N-Tier
2 5 (4.24%) PKI
3 3 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.54%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.85%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.85%) Statistics
4 1 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 36 (30.51%) Linux
2 15 (12.71%) UNIX
3 13 (11.02%) Oracle Linux
4 12 (10.17%) Windows
5 7 (5.93%) AIX
6 2 (1.69%) CentOS
6 2 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.85%) HPUX
7 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (46.61%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (24.58%) Scrum
3 26 (22.03%) TDD
4 20 (16.95%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (13.56%) BDD
6 15 (12.71%) BPEL
6 15 (12.71%) UML
7 12 (10.17%) OO
8 11 (9.32%) Software Engineering
9 10 (8.47%) Web Development
9 10 (8.47%) Automated Testing
9 10 (8.47%) Change Control
10 9 (7.63%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (7.63%) Use Case
11 7 (5.93%) ITIL
11 7 (5.93%) Configuration Management
11 7 (5.93%) ITSM
12 6 (5.08%) Performance Analysis
12 6 (5.08%) Process Management
13 5 (4.24%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (37.29%) Java
2 12 (10.17%) SQL
2 12 (10.17%) C#
3 8 (6.78%) Shell Script
3 8 (6.78%) JavaScript
4 6 (5.08%) Bash Shell
5 5 (4.24%) PL/SQL
6 3 (2.54%) PHP
7 2 (1.69%) Groovy
8 1 (0.85%) Python
8 1 (0.85%) XPath
8 1 (0.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (22.03%) Security Cleared
2 24 (20.34%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.39%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.85%) ISEB
4 1 (0.85%) PMP
4 1 (0.85%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.85%) Degree
4 1 (0.85%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.85%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.39%) QA
2 3 (2.54%) SLA
3 2 (1.69%) HL7
System Software
1 20 (16.95%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (5.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.08%) vSphere
3 6 (5.08%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.54%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 13 (11.02%) Oracle RMAN
2 12 (10.17%) Puppet
3 11 (9.32%) Vagrant
4 3 (2.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (2.54%) Data Guard
5 2 (1.69%) Oracle Identity Management
5 2 (1.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 53 (44.92%) Oracle
2 12 (10.17%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.93%) VMware
3 7 (5.93%) Apigee
4 5 (4.24%) Siebel
5 4 (3.39%) TIBCO
6 3 (2.54%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.54%) ESRI
6 3 (2.54%) WSO2
7 2 (1.69%) Google
7 2 (1.69%) webMethods
7 2 (1.69%) Software AG
8 1 (0.85%) HP
8 1 (0.85%) Citrix
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