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 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 71 56 49
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -7
Contract jobs citing SOA 47 64 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.27% 3.25% 3.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.83% 4.39% 5.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 23 37
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£425 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £317 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 8
Average hourly rate - £52.50 £28.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +83.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.13 £49.25 £29.92
% change year-on-year
-40.86% +64.60%
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
1660 1458 1260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 80.35% 73.97% 72.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1067 836 757
Average daily rate £375 £363 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +1.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £255 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 63 86
Average hourly rate £37.50 £52.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £21.00 £13.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 3 June 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 3 June 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 -4 14 £375 -1.31% 4
Hook - 5 £425 -
Aldershot +6 4 £413 -17.50%
Winchester -11 3 £431 +7.81%
Basingstoke -7 2 £475 +33.33%
Havant -10 2 £450 - 1
Fareham - 1 £650 - 3
Farnborough - 1 £450 - 1
SOA
South East

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 60 (50.85%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (46.61%) Web Services
3 49 (41.53%) Java
4 47 (39.83%) Oracle
4 47 (39.83%) SOAP
5 37 (31.36%) Linux
6 33 (27.97%) Scrum
7 28 (23.73%) TDD
8 27 (22.88%) Middleware
9 25 (21.19%) JUnit
9 25 (21.19%) Spring
9 25 (21.19%) Selenium
10 22 (18.64%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (18.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 21 (17.80%) Jenkins
12 20 (16.95%) RESTful
12 20 (16.95%) Subversion
13 19 (16.10%) BDD
13 19 (16.10%) WebLogic
14 18 (15.25%) UML
14 18 (15.25%) Hibernate
14 18 (15.25%) Cucumber
14 18 (15.25%) Mockito
14 18 (15.25%) Security Cleared
15 17 (14.41%) OpenID
15 17 (14.41%) SAML
15 17 (14.41%) OAuth2
16 16 (13.56%) PostgreSQL
16 16 (13.56%) SC Cleared
17 15 (12.71%) J2EE

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 22 (18.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 19 (16.10%) WebLogic
3 12 (10.17%) Oracle Service Bus
3 12 (10.17%) Apache
4 8 (6.78%) JBoss
5 7 (5.93%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.54%) Mule
7 2 (1.69%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.85%) Apache TomEE
Applications
1 1 (0.85%) MS Office
1 1 (0.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (5.08%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (3.39%) Magento
3 3 (2.54%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.69%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.17%) Internet
2 7 (5.93%) Firewall
3 4 (3.39%) NAS
3 4 (3.39%) Multicast
3 4 (3.39%) BGP
3 4 (3.39%) ATM
3 4 (3.39%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.56%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (11.86%) Relational Database
3 13 (11.02%) Oracle Database
4 10 (8.47%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (7.63%) MySQL
6 6 (5.08%) Hadoop
6 6 (5.08%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.54%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.54%) SQL Server
7 3 (2.54%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.69%) DB2
9 1 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.85%) SQLPlus
9 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.85%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.85%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 25 (21.19%) JUnit
1 25 (21.19%) Selenium
2 21 (17.80%) Jenkins
3 20 (16.95%) Subversion
4 18 (15.25%) Mockito
4 18 (15.25%) Cucumber
5 13 (11.02%) Git (software)
6 11 (9.32%) Maven
7 7 (5.93%) Eclipse
8 5 (4.24%) Checkstyle
8 5 (4.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (4.24%) FindBugs
8 5 (4.24%) Gradle
9 2 (1.69%) Ant
9 2 (1.69%) QUnit
10 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.85%) XMLSpy
General
1 4 (3.39%) Telecoms
1 4 (3.39%) Finance
1 4 (3.39%) Multimedia
2 2 (1.69%) Automotive
3 1 (0.85%) Banking
3 1 (0.85%) Retail
3 1 (0.85%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 47 (39.83%) Developer
2 40 (33.90%) Java Developer
3 23 (19.49%) Architect
4 17 (14.41%) Designer
5 12 (10.17%) Solutions Architect
6 11 (9.32%) Solutions Designer
7 8 (6.78%) SOA Designer
8 7 (5.93%) Project Manager
9 6 (5.08%) DBA
10 5 (4.24%) Analyst
10 5 (4.24%) .NET Architect
10 5 (4.24%) Linux Engineer
11 4 (3.39%) Enterprise Architect
11 4 (3.39%) Agile Java Developer
12 3 (2.54%) SOA Architect
12 3 (2.54%) Oracle Architect
12 3 (2.54%) Senior Architect
12 3 (2.54%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
12 3 (2.54%) Test Manager
12 3 (2.54%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (46.61%) Web Services
2 47 (39.83%) SOAP
3 27 (22.88%) Middleware
4 25 (21.19%) Spring
5 20 (16.95%) RESTful
6 18 (15.25%) Hibernate
7 17 (14.41%) SAML
7 17 (14.41%) OpenID
7 17 (14.41%) OAuth2
8 15 (12.71%) J2EE
9 13 (11.02%) XML
9 13 (11.02%) REST
10 12 (10.17%) .NET
11 10 (8.47%) Oracle Fusion
12 9 (7.63%) WCF
12 9 (7.63%) HTML
12 9 (7.63%) ASP.NET
12 9 (7.63%) EJB
12 9 (7.63%) CSS
13 8 (6.78%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.39%) PKI
1 4 (3.39%) N-Tier
2 3 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.85%) Algorithms
3 1 (0.85%) W3C
3 1 (0.85%) Grid Computing
3 1 (0.85%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 37 (31.36%) Linux
2 15 (12.71%) Windows
3 10 (8.47%) Oracle Linux
4 7 (5.93%) AIX
5 6 (5.08%) UNIX
6 2 (1.69%) CentOS
6 2 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (50.85%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (27.97%) Scrum
3 28 (23.73%) TDD
4 22 (18.64%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (16.10%) BDD
6 18 (15.25%) UML
7 14 (11.86%) OO
8 13 (11.02%) BPEL
8 13 (11.02%) Automated Testing
8 13 (11.02%) Change Control
8 13 (11.02%) Open Source
9 12 (10.17%) Web Development
10 11 (9.32%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (7.63%) Software Engineering
12 8 (6.78%) ITSM
12 8 (6.78%) ITIL
13 7 (5.93%) Process Management
13 7 (5.93%) Enterprise Architecture
14 6 (5.08%) E-business
14 6 (5.08%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 49 (41.53%) Java
2 11 (9.32%) C#
3 7 (5.93%) JavaScript
3 7 (5.93%) Shell Script
4 6 (5.08%) SQL
4 6 (5.08%) PHP
4 6 (5.08%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.69%) Groovy
5 2 (1.69%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.85%) Python
6 1 (0.85%) Ruby
6 1 (0.85%) XPath
Qualifications
1 18 (15.25%) Security Cleared
2 16 (13.56%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.69%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.85%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.85%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.85%) ISEB
4 1 (0.85%) PMP
4 1 (0.85%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.93%) QA
2 2 (1.69%) HL7
3 1 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (5.93%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (5.08%) vSphere
2 6 (5.08%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 9 (7.63%) Puppet
2 8 (6.78%) Vagrant
3 3 (2.54%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.85%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 47 (39.83%) Oracle
2 11 (9.32%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.78%) Siebel
4 7 (5.93%) Apigee
5 6 (5.08%) WSO2
5 6 (5.08%) VMware
6 3 (2.54%) ESRI
6 3 (2.54%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.54%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.69%) webMethods
7 2 (1.69%) Software AG
7 2 (1.69%) Google
8 1 (0.85%) GigaSpaces
8 1 (0.85%) Ariba
8 1 (0.85%) HP
8 1 (0.85%) Citrix
8 1 (0.85%) SAP
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