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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 62 63 63
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing SOA 54 61 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.86% 2.98% 2.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.61% 3.82% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 31 21
Average daily rate £388 £445 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.92% +18.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £550 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £456 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.22% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -
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
1496 1598 1269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 79.20% 78.18% 73.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 982 870 687
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 74 61
Average hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.58 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £40.00 £125.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +14 14 £425 +7.25% 1
Winchester - 5 £356 - 1
Fareham -7 4 - - 1
Andover - 4 £338 -
Havant 0 1 £413 +3.12% 1
Basingstoke -6 1 £425 -16.66% 3
Eastleigh - 1 £338 -
Hook - 1 - -
SOA
South East

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (47.47%) Oracle
3 40 (40.40%) Scrum
4 34 (34.34%) Java
5 26 (26.26%) Web Services
5 26 (26.26%) Security Cleared
6 24 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (23.23%) SC Cleared
7 23 (23.23%) SQL
8 22 (22.22%) TDD
9 21 (21.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 21 (21.21%) Middleware
10 20 (20.20%) REST
11 18 (18.18%) C++
11 18 (18.18%) Oracle Database
12 17 (17.17%) HTML
12 17 (17.17%) C
12 17 (17.17%) Software Architecture
13 16 (16.16%) Git (software)
14 15 (15.15%) XML
14 15 (15.15%) SOAP
14 15 (15.15%) HTTP
15 14 (14.14%) ActiveMQ
16 13 (13.13%) NoSQL
16 13 (13.13%) UML
17 12 (12.12%) MPEG
17 12 (12.12%) DTV
17 12 (12.12%) DVB
17 12 (12.12%) HTML5
17 12 (12.12%) User Stories

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 21 (21.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 12 (12.12%) Node.js
3 11 (11.11%) JBoss
4 10 (10.10%) Tomcat
5 8 (8.08%) Oracle Service Bus
6 4 (4.04%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (4.04%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.02%) Apache
7 2 (2.02%) FileNet
7 2 (2.02%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (2.02%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.02%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.01%) CMS
8 1 (1.01%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (1.01%) Oracle 10gAS
8 1 (1.01%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (6.06%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (5.05%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (4.04%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.01%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (1.01%) Eloqua
4 1 (1.01%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (1.01%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.02%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (15.15%) HTTP
2 12 (12.12%) DVB
3 2 (2.02%) ATM
3 2 (2.02%) LAN
3 2 (2.02%) WAN
4 1 (1.01%) Firewall
4 1 (1.01%) FTP
4 1 (1.01%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.01%) LDAP
4 1 (1.01%) SSL
4 1 (1.01%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.18%) Oracle Database
2 13 (13.13%) NoSQL
3 10 (10.10%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (6.06%) MySQL
4 6 (6.06%) Relational Database
5 5 (5.05%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (5.05%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (4.04%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.02%) DB2
7 2 (2.02%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 16 (16.16%) Git (software)
2 10 (10.10%) SoapUI
3 9 (9.09%) Selenium
4 8 (8.08%) JIRA
5 4 (4.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (4.04%) Cucumber
5 4 (4.04%) Gradle
5 4 (4.04%) JUnit
5 4 (4.04%) WebDriver
6 3 (3.03%) Artifactory
6 3 (3.03%) Checkstyle
6 3 (3.03%) FindBugs
7 2 (2.02%) Ant
7 2 (2.02%) Subversion
8 1 (1.01%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.01%) Rational DOORS
General
1 6 (6.06%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.05%) Banking
2 5 (5.05%) Retail
3 4 (4.04%) Finance
3 4 (4.04%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.01%) Electronics
4 1 (1.01%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (34.34%) Developer
2 19 (19.19%) Java Developer
3 12 (12.12%) Analyst
3 12 (12.12%) Architect
3 12 (12.12%) Designer
3 12 (12.12%) Embedded Engineer
4 11 (11.11%) Embedded C Engineer
4 11 (11.11%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 11 (11.11%) Solutions Designer
5 10 (10.10%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 8 (8.08%) SOA Developer
6 8 (8.08%) Test Analyst
7 7 (7.07%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 7 (7.07%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (6.06%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
8 6 (6.06%) Real Time Engineer
8 6 (6.06%) Software Engineer
9 5 (5.05%) Consultant
9 5 (5.05%) SOA Designer
9 5 (5.05%) SOA Solution Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (26.26%) Web Services
2 21 (21.21%) Middleware
3 20 (20.20%) REST
4 17 (17.17%) HTML
5 15 (15.15%) SOAP
5 15 (15.15%) XML
6 14 (14.14%) ActiveMQ
7 12 (12.12%) HTML5
8 8 (8.08%) Apache CXF
8 8 (8.08%) J2EE
9 7 (7.07%) JSON
10 6 (6.06%) Apache Camel
10 6 (6.06%) EJB
11 5 (5.05%) Spring
11 5 (5.05%) XSD
12 4 (4.04%) SAP PI
12 4 (4.04%) WSDL
12 4 (4.04%) XSL
13 3 (3.03%) .NET
13 3 (3.03%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.12%) DTV
1 12 (12.12%) MPEG
1 12 (12.12%) STB
2 5 (5.05%) CMDB
3 4 (4.04%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.04%) Digital Media
3 4 (4.04%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (4.04%) SCADA
3 4 (4.04%) Smart Meter
3 4 (4.04%) Social Media
4 3 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.01%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.01%) Biometrics
5 1 (1.01%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.01%) DataPower
5 1 (1.01%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.09%) Windows
2 7 (7.07%) Linux
3 2 (2.02%) Windows CE
4 1 (1.01%) AIX
4 1 (1.01%) Solaris
4 1 (1.01%) Unix
4 1 (1.01%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (40.40%) Scrum
3 24 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (22.22%) TDD
5 17 (17.17%) Software Architecture
6 13 (13.13%) UML
7 12 (12.12%) User Stories
8 10 (10.10%) Test Strategy
9 9 (9.09%) ITIL
9 9 (9.09%) Kanban
10 8 (8.08%) Functional Testing
10 8 (8.08%) Software Engineering
10 8 (8.08%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (7.07%) BDD
11 7 (7.07%) Continuous Delivery
11 7 (7.07%) Enterprise Architecture
11 7 (7.07%) ITSM
11 7 (7.07%) Pair Programming
11 7 (7.07%) Software Testing
12 6 (6.06%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (34.34%) Java
2 23 (23.23%) SQL
3 18 (18.18%) C++
4 17 (17.17%) C
5 10 (10.10%) Ruby
6 8 (8.08%) Embedded C
7 7 (7.07%) Embedded C++
8 2 (2.02%) C#
9 1 (1.01%) ABAP
9 1 (1.01%) Jython
9 1 (1.01%) Korn
9 1 (1.01%) Python
9 1 (1.01%) XPath
Qualifications
1 26 (26.26%) Security Cleared
2 23 (23.23%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.06%) ISTQB
3 6 (6.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (3.03%) OCP
4 3 (3.03%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (2.02%) Degree
6 1 (1.01%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.04%) Solvency II
2 2 (2.02%) QA
3 1 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.01%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.01%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (1.01%) OMEGAMON
1 1 (1.01%) vRealize
Vendors
1 47 (47.47%) Oracle
2 7 (7.07%) Remedy
3 6 (6.06%) PeopleSoft
4 5 (5.05%) Adobe
4 5 (5.05%) SAP
5 4 (4.04%) FatWire
5 4 (4.04%) Guidewire
5 4 (4.04%) hybris
5 4 (4.04%) MuleSoft
5 4 (4.04%) Pega
5 4 (4.04%) Sitecore
5 4 (4.04%) webMethods
6 3 (3.03%) IBM
6 3 (3.03%) VMware
7 2 (2.02%) CA
7 2 (2.02%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.01%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.01%) Ericsson
8 1 (1.01%) NetApp
8 1 (1.01%) Nokia
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