The table below looks at the statistics for SOA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOA over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 68 64 46
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -18
Contract jobs citing SOA 50 57 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.31% 2.55% 3.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.02% 3.18% 4.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 43 29
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £331 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £465 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £438 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.42% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 13
Median hourly rate - - £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £36.25 £46.00
% change year-on-year
+26.89% -21.19%
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
1654 1792 1533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 76.29% 80.04% 75.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1054 1093 894
Median daily rate £385 £388 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.77% +10.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 85 71
Median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.00 £15.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

SOA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire region citing SOA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 5 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOA within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hook +16 16 £465 +9.41%
Fareham - 8 £360 - 2
Basingstoke -10 4 £363 -19.44% 4
Farnborough +5 2 £468 +15.43% 1
Winchester +2 2 £413 -
Aldershot -1 2 £400 -11.11%
Southampton +1 1 £383 +2.00% 3
Portsmouth 0 1 £350 -
SOA
South East

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SOA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for SOA.

1 54 (51.92%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (44.23%) XML
3 44 (42.31%) Oracle
4 39 (37.50%) SOAP
5 38 (36.54%) Scrum
6 30 (28.85%) Web Services
7 29 (27.88%) Security Cleared
7 29 (27.88%) Java
8 27 (25.96%) HTML
8 27 (25.96%) SC Cleared
9 25 (24.04%) XSD
9 25 (24.04%) HTTP
9 25 (24.04%) REST
10 24 (23.08%) SoapUI
10 24 (23.08%) WSDL
10 24 (23.08%) SQL
11 21 (20.19%) Test Strategy
11 21 (20.19%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (19.23%) TDD
13 19 (18.27%) C
13 19 (18.27%) Data Modelling
13 19 (18.27%) Software Architecture
14 18 (17.31%) Git (software)
14 18 (17.31%) C++
15 17 (16.35%) Node.js
15 17 (16.35%) Software Engineering
16 16 (15.38%) Spring
17 15 (14.42%) Oracle Service Bus
17 15 (14.42%) Telecoms
18 14 (13.46%) STB

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (16.35%) Node.js
2 15 (14.42%) Oracle Service Bus
3 12 (11.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 8 (7.69%) JBoss
5 6 (5.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 5 (4.81%) Apache
6 5 (4.81%) Tomcat
6 5 (4.81%) WebLogic
6 5 (4.81%) WebSphere
7 4 (3.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (1.92%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.96%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.96%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (0.96%) Oracle BPEL
9 1 (0.96%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (5.77%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (3.85%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.96%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (24.04%) HTTP
2 14 (13.46%) DVB
3 3 (2.88%) ATM
3 3 (2.88%) Firewall
4 2 (1.92%) VPN
5 1 (0.96%) FTP
5 1 (0.96%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.96%) LAN
5 1 (0.96%) LDAP
5 1 (0.96%) SSL
5 1 (0.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.46%) NoSQL
2 13 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (9.62%) Oracle Database
4 7 (6.73%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (5.77%) MySQL
5 6 (5.77%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.92%) DB2
6 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 24 (23.08%) SoapUI
2 18 (17.31%) Git (software)
3 10 (9.62%) Selenium
4 9 (8.65%) JIRA
5 7 (6.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (6.73%) JUnit
6 6 (5.77%) Gradle
6 6 (5.77%) Subversion
7 5 (4.81%) Artifactory
7 5 (4.81%) Jasmine
8 4 (3.85%) Cucumber
9 3 (2.88%) Checkstyle
9 3 (2.88%) FindBugs
9 3 (2.88%) QUnit
9 3 (2.88%) Rational DOORS
10 2 (1.92%) Grunt
10 2 (1.92%) JMeter
10 2 (1.92%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.96%) Ant
11 1 (0.96%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (14.42%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.81%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.88%) Electronics
4 2 (1.92%) Finance
4 2 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (28.85%) Designer
2 27 (25.96%) Solutions Designer
3 26 (25.00%) Developer
4 19 (18.27%) SOA Designer
5 18 (17.31%) SOA Solution Designer
6 14 (13.46%) Java Developer
7 13 (12.50%) Architect
7 13 (12.50%) Embedded Engineer
8 12 (11.54%) Embedded C Engineer
8 12 (11.54%) Solutions Architect
9 11 (10.58%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 11 (10.58%) Software Engineer
9 11 (10.58%) Telecoms Designer
10 10 (9.62%) Analyst
10 10 (9.62%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
10 10 (9.62%) SOA Architect
10 10 (9.62%) Telecoms Architect
11 9 (8.65%) SOA Developer
12 6 (5.77%) Oracle SOA Architect
12 6 (5.77%) Oracle Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (44.23%) XML
2 39 (37.50%) SOAP
3 30 (28.85%) Web Services
4 27 (25.96%) HTML
5 25 (24.04%) REST
5 25 (24.04%) XSD
6 24 (23.08%) WSDL
7 16 (15.38%) Spring
8 14 (13.46%) HTML5
9 12 (11.54%) XSL
10 11 (10.58%) JMS
10 11 (10.58%) JSON
10 11 (10.58%) Middleware
11 10 (9.62%) J2EE
12 7 (6.73%) ActiveMQ
12 7 (6.73%) Apache Camel
12 7 (6.73%) Oracle Fusion
13 6 (5.77%) Dojo
13 6 (5.77%) Hibernate
13 6 (5.77%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.46%) DTV
1 14 (13.46%) MPEG
1 14 (13.46%) STB
2 4 (3.85%) CMDB
3 2 (1.92%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.92%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.92%) PKI
4 1 (0.96%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.96%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.96%) DataPower
4 1 (0.96%) HACMP
4 1 (0.96%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.58%) Linux
2 10 (9.62%) Windows
3 3 (2.88%) Unix
3 3 (2.88%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (2.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.96%) AIX
4 1 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.96%) Solaris
4 1 (0.96%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (51.92%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (36.54%) Scrum
3 21 (20.19%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (20.19%) Test Strategy
4 20 (19.23%) TDD
5 19 (18.27%) Data Modelling
5 19 (18.27%) Software Architecture
6 17 (16.35%) Software Engineering
7 14 (13.46%) UML
7 14 (13.46%) User Stories
8 8 (7.69%) Functional Testing
8 8 (7.69%) ITIL
8 8 (7.69%) MVC
9 7 (6.73%) BPMN
9 7 (6.73%) SDLC
9 7 (6.73%) Test Automation
10 6 (5.77%) BPEL
10 6 (5.77%) ITSM
10 6 (5.77%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
10 6 (5.77%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (27.88%) Java
2 24 (23.08%) SQL
3 19 (18.27%) C
4 18 (17.31%) C++
5 9 (8.65%) Embedded C
6 8 (7.69%) Embedded C++
7 6 (5.77%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.96%) ABAP
8 1 (0.96%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.96%) Groovy
8 1 (0.96%) Jython
8 1 (0.96%) Korn
8 1 (0.96%) Python
8 1 (0.96%) XPath
Qualifications
1 29 (27.88%) Security Cleared
2 27 (25.96%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.85%) ISTQB
3 4 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.92%) CESG Certified Professional
4 2 (1.92%) CLAS
4 2 (1.92%) Degree
5 1 (0.96%) OCP
5 1 (0.96%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.77%) QA
2 3 (2.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.92%) JSP 440
3 2 (1.92%) RMADS
4 1 (0.96%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.88%) Docker
2 1 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (1.92%) Puppet
2 1 (0.96%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.96%) Cacti
2 1 (0.96%) Nagios
2 1 (0.96%) OMEGAMON
2 1 (0.96%) vRealize
Vendors
1 44 (42.31%) Oracle
2 8 (7.69%) webMethods
3 6 (5.77%) Adobe
4 5 (4.81%) IBM
4 5 (4.81%) Remedy
5 4 (3.85%) PeopleSoft
6 3 (2.88%) SAP
7 2 (1.92%) Arqiva
7 2 (1.92%) CA
7 2 (1.92%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.96%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.96%) Ericsson
8 1 (0.96%) HP
8 1 (0.96%) Huawei
8 1 (0.96%) NetApp
8 1 (0.96%) Nokia
8 1 (0.96%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.96%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.96%) VMware
Fareham
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Rate: £350 - £370 per day
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