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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 73 72 32
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -40
Contract jobs citing SOA 51 57 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.30% 2.70% 5.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.89% 3.63% 7.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 29 62
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£450 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £333 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £433 £377
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +14.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 8
Average hourly rate £45.00 £36.25 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% +56.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £36.25 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+17.24% +22.88%
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
1765 1571 1366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 79.58% 74.28% 74.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1085 936 819
Average daily rate £375 £375 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £243 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £490 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 78 81
Average hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +62.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.83 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+21.13% -11.30%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -1 10 £550 +29.41% 2
Aldershot -2 5 £450 -
Winchester - 4 £450 -
Havant 0 3 £495 +10.00%
Eastleigh - 2 - -
Farnborough - 2 £500 -
Fareham 0 1 £355 +26.78%
Basingstoke -2 1 £450 - 1
Portsmouth - 1 £490 - 1
SOA
South East

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 50 (52.08%) Oracle
2 49 (51.04%) Java
3 46 (47.92%) SOAP
3 46 (47.92%) Web Services
4 45 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (31.25%) REST
6 26 (27.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 23 (23.96%) UML
8 22 (22.92%) XML
8 22 (22.92%) Scrum
9 21 (21.88%) JBoss
9 21 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (20.83%) JUnit
11 19 (19.79%) WSDL
11 19 (19.79%) Middleware
11 19 (19.79%) Selenium
12 18 (18.75%) QA
12 18 (18.75%) Relational Database
12 18 (18.75%) JMS
12 18 (18.75%) XSD
13 17 (17.71%) ActiveMQ
14 16 (16.67%) Linux
14 16 (16.67%) Apache Camel
15 13 (13.54%) J2EE
16 12 (12.50%) Windows
16 12 (12.50%) Maven
16 12 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
16 12 (12.50%) JSON
16 12 (12.50%) Security Cleared
17 11 (11.46%) Atlassian Bamboo

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 26 (27.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 21 (21.88%) JBoss
3 11 (11.46%) Oracle Service Bus
4 8 (8.33%) WebLogic
5 7 (7.29%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (5.21%) Apache
7 4 (4.17%) SharePoint
8 3 (3.13%) Tomcat
9 2 (2.08%) FileNet
9 2 (2.08%) WebSphere
10 1 (1.04%) JCAPS
10 1 (1.04%) IIS
10 1 (1.04%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 2 (2.08%) MS Office
1 2 (2.08%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (6.25%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (3.13%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (2.08%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (1.04%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.21%) Internet
2 3 (3.13%) ATM
2 3 (3.13%) LAN
2 3 (3.13%) VoIP
2 3 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.75%) Relational Database
2 11 (11.46%) Oracle Database
2 11 (11.46%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (11.46%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (8.33%) MySQL
4 4 (4.17%) DB2
4 4 (4.17%) Hadoop
4 4 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.13%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.08%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.04%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 20 (20.83%) JUnit
2 19 (19.79%) Selenium
3 12 (12.50%) Maven
4 11 (11.46%) Checkstyle
4 11 (11.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 11 (11.46%) FindBugs
4 11 (11.46%) Gradle
5 9 (9.38%) Mockito
6 8 (8.33%) Cucumber
7 7 (7.29%) Jenkins
7 7 (7.29%) Git (software)
8 6 (6.25%) Subversion
9 3 (3.13%) SoapUI
10 2 (2.08%) Ant
10 2 (2.08%) XMLSpy
11 1 (1.04%) Eclipse
11 1 (1.04%) JIRA
General
1 6 (6.25%) Finance
2 4 (4.17%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.17%) Banking
2 4 (4.17%) Retail
3 1 (1.04%) Billing
3 1 (1.04%) Back Office
3 1 (1.04%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.04%) Automotive
3 1 (1.04%) Legal
Job Titles
1 41 (42.71%) Developer
2 28 (29.17%) Java Developer
3 24 (25.00%) Designer
4 17 (17.71%) Solutions Designer
5 15 (15.63%) Architect
6 11 (11.46%) SOA Designer
7 7 (7.29%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (6.25%) Consultant
9 5 (5.21%) Oracle Consultant
9 5 (5.21%) SOA Architect
10 4 (4.17%) Senior Architect
11 3 (3.13%) Oracle Architect
11 3 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Consultant
11 3 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Architect
11 3 (3.13%) SOA Consultant
11 3 (3.13%) C++/C# Developer
11 3 (3.13%) Senior Solutions Architect
11 3 (3.13%) C++ Developer
11 3 (3.13%) C# Developer
11 3 (3.13%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (47.92%) SOAP
1 46 (47.92%) Web Services
2 30 (31.25%) REST
3 22 (22.92%) XML
4 19 (19.79%) WSDL
4 19 (19.79%) Middleware
5 18 (18.75%) JMS
5 18 (18.75%) XSD
6 17 (17.71%) ActiveMQ
7 16 (16.67%) Apache Camel
8 13 (13.54%) J2EE
9 12 (12.50%) JSON
10 11 (11.46%) RESTful
10 11 (11.46%) Spring
11 9 (9.38%) EJB
12 7 (7.29%) SAML
12 7 (7.29%) OpenID
12 7 (7.29%) OAuth2
13 6 (6.25%) Hibernate
14 5 (5.21%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.17%) Smart Meter
2 3 (3.13%) Social Media
2 3 (3.13%) Digital Media
2 3 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (3.13%) SCADA
2 3 (3.13%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.08%) Grid Computing
4 1 (1.04%) Web 2.0
4 1 (1.04%) W3C
4 1 (1.04%) Biometrics
4 1 (1.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.67%) Linux
2 12 (12.50%) Windows
3 3 (3.13%) Windows CE
4 2 (2.08%) AIX
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (23.96%) UML
3 22 (22.92%) Scrum
4 21 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
6 11 (11.46%) BPEL
7 10 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (9.38%) TDD
8 9 (9.38%) ITSM
8 9 (9.38%) ITIL
8 9 (9.38%) BDD
9 8 (8.33%) OO
10 7 (7.29%) Process Management
10 7 (7.29%) Automated Testing
10 7 (7.29%) Open Source
11 6 (6.25%) Change Control
11 6 (6.25%) Budget Control
11 6 (6.25%) Migration
11 6 (6.25%) CRM
12 5 (5.21%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 49 (51.04%) Java
2 5 (5.21%) PHP
3 3 (3.13%) C#
3 3 (3.13%) C++
4 2 (2.08%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.08%) SQL
5 1 (1.04%) XQuery
5 1 (1.04%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.04%) XPath
5 1 (1.04%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.04%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 11 (11.46%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (18.75%) QA
2 3 (3.13%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (1.04%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.04%) Puppet
1 1 (1.04%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 50 (52.08%) Oracle
2 4 (4.17%) SAP
2 4 (4.17%) Siebel
2 4 (4.17%) WSO2
3 3 (3.13%) Guidewire
3 3 (3.13%) MuleSoft
3 3 (3.13%) FatWire
3 3 (3.13%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.13%) Adobe
3 3 (3.13%) Pega
3 3 (3.13%) Sitecore
3 3 (3.13%) hybris
4 2 (2.08%) GigaSpaces
4 2 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.08%) Apigee
5 1 (1.04%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.04%) VMware
5 1 (1.04%) BEA
5 1 (1.04%) Ariba
5 1 (1.04%) IBM
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