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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 64 73 56
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -17
Contract jobs citing SOA 53 46 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.63% 2.15% 3.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.43% 2.65% 4.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 37 24
Median daily rate £450 £425 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £365 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £460 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 8
Median hourly rate £55.00 - £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £36.25 £49.25
% change year-on-year
+24.13% -26.39%
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
1545 1738 1511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 76.75% 81.14% 75.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 969 1115 873
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 82 69
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £21.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

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 29 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 29 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 +13 18 £465 +9.41% 1
Fareham +3 7 £360 -44.61% 1
Winchester -3 5 £450 +9.09%
Farnborough +6 3 £500 +11.11% 4
Portsmouth - 3 £350 -
Aldershot +3 2 £400 -3.03%
Southampton -1 1 £383 -1.92% 3
Basingstoke -10 1 £375 -16.66% 4
Eastleigh - 1 £325 -
SOA
South East

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 52 (49.52%) XML
2 50 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (44.76%) Oracle
4 44 (41.90%) SOAP
5 40 (38.10%) Scrum
6 34 (32.38%) Java
7 30 (28.57%) XSD
7 30 (28.57%) WSDL
8 28 (26.67%) HTML
9 27 (25.71%) HTTP
9 27 (25.71%) Continuous Integration
9 27 (25.71%) Security Cleared
10 26 (24.76%) SoapUI
10 26 (24.76%) REST
11 25 (23.81%) SC Cleared
11 25 (23.81%) Web Services
11 25 (23.81%) SQL
12 23 (21.90%) Data Modelling
13 22 (20.95%) TDD
14 20 (19.05%) Test Strategy
14 20 (19.05%) Spring
15 19 (18.10%) C
15 19 (18.10%) C++
15 19 (18.10%) Node.js
15 19 (18.10%) Software Architecture
15 19 (18.10%) Git (software)
16 17 (16.19%) Oracle Service Bus
16 17 (16.19%) PostgreSQL
17 16 (15.24%) Telecoms
17 16 (15.24%) DTV

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 19 (18.10%) Node.js
2 17 (16.19%) Oracle Service Bus
3 14 (13.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 12 (11.43%) JBoss
5 8 (7.62%) Apache
5 8 (7.62%) Tomcat
6 6 (5.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 5 (4.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 5 (4.76%) WebLogic
8 4 (3.81%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.90%) Apache ServiceMix
9 2 (1.90%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.95%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.95%) Oracle BPEL
Applications
1 1 (0.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (5.71%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.95%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.95%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (25.71%) HTTP
2 16 (15.24%) DVB
3 5 (4.76%) Firewall
4 3 (2.86%) ATM
5 2 (1.90%) VPN
6 1 (0.95%) LAN
6 1 (0.95%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.19%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (15.24%) NoSQL
3 13 (12.38%) Oracle Database
4 7 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (5.71%) MySQL
5 6 (5.71%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.81%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (2.86%) DB2
7 3 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.90%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 26 (24.76%) SoapUI
2 19 (18.10%) Git (software)
3 11 (10.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 11 (10.48%) JUnit
3 11 (10.48%) Selenium
4 10 (9.52%) Gradle
4 10 (9.52%) Subversion
5 9 (8.57%) Artifactory
5 9 (8.57%) JIRA
6 7 (6.67%) Cucumber
7 6 (5.71%) Checkstyle
7 6 (5.71%) FindBugs
8 5 (4.76%) Jasmine
9 3 (2.86%) Grunt
9 3 (2.86%) JMeter
9 3 (2.86%) QUnit
9 3 (2.86%) Rational DOORS
10 2 (1.90%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.90%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.95%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 16 (15.24%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.90%) Electronics
3 2 (1.90%) Finance
3 2 (1.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (30.48%) Designer
2 29 (27.62%) Developer
3 28 (26.67%) Solutions Designer
4 22 (20.95%) SOA Designer
5 21 (20.00%) SOA Solution Designer
6 17 (16.19%) Java Developer
7 13 (12.38%) Architect
7 13 (12.38%) Telecoms Designer
8 12 (11.43%) Embedded Engineer
8 12 (11.43%) SOA Architect
8 12 (11.43%) SOA Developer
8 12 (11.43%) Solutions Architect
8 12 (11.43%) Telecoms Architect
9 11 (10.48%) Embedded C Engineer
10 10 (9.52%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 10 (9.52%) Software Engineer
11 9 (8.57%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
12 7 (6.67%) Consultant
13 6 (5.71%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
13 6 (5.71%) Real Time Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (49.52%) XML
2 44 (41.90%) SOAP
3 30 (28.57%) WSDL
3 30 (28.57%) XSD
4 28 (26.67%) HTML
5 26 (24.76%) REST
6 25 (23.81%) Web Services
7 20 (19.05%) Spring
8 16 (15.24%) HTML5
9 13 (12.38%) ActiveMQ
9 13 (12.38%) Apache Camel
10 12 (11.43%) JMS
11 11 (10.48%) XSL
12 10 (9.52%) Hibernate
13 9 (8.57%) J2EE
13 9 (8.57%) JSON
14 8 (7.62%) Middleware
15 7 (6.67%) Entity Framework
15 7 (6.67%) NHibernate
15 7 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.24%) DTV
1 16 (15.24%) MPEG
1 16 (15.24%) STB
2 3 (2.86%) CMDB
2 3 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.90%) PKI
4 1 (0.95%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.95%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.29%) Linux
2 11 (10.48%) Windows
3 3 (2.86%) CentOS
3 3 (2.86%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.90%) Unix
5 1 (0.95%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (38.10%) Scrum
3 27 (25.71%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (21.90%) Data Modelling
5 22 (20.95%) TDD
6 20 (19.05%) Test Strategy
7 19 (18.10%) Software Architecture
8 16 (15.24%) Software Engineering
8 16 (15.24%) UML
8 16 (15.24%) User Stories
9 9 (8.57%) Functional Testing
9 9 (8.57%) MVC
10 8 (7.62%) Unit Testing
11 7 (6.67%) SDLC
12 6 (5.71%) BPEL
12 6 (5.71%) BPMN
12 6 (5.71%) Process Management
12 6 (5.71%) Test Automation
13 5 (4.76%) Change Control
13 5 (4.76%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 34 (32.38%) Java
2 25 (23.81%) SQL
3 19 (18.10%) C
3 19 (18.10%) C++
4 8 (7.62%) Embedded C
5 7 (6.67%) Embedded C++
6 6 (5.71%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.86%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.90%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.90%) Python
8 2 (1.90%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.95%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.95%) Groovy
9 1 (0.95%) Perl
Qualifications
1 27 (25.71%) Security Cleared
2 25 (23.81%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.86%) Degree
4 2 (1.90%) CESG Certified Professional
4 2 (1.90%) CLAS
5 1 (0.95%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.95%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.95%) OCP
5 1 (0.95%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.71%) QA
2 2 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.90%) JSP 440
2 2 (1.90%) RMADS
3 1 (0.95%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.76%) Docker
2 1 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.95%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (2.86%) Puppet
2 2 (1.90%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.95%) Cacti
3 1 (0.95%) Nagios
3 1 (0.95%) vRealize
Vendors
1 47 (44.76%) Oracle
2 6 (5.71%) Adobe
2 6 (5.71%) webMethods
3 5 (4.76%) IBM
4 2 (1.90%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.90%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.90%) SAP
5 1 (0.95%) Arqiva
5 1 (0.95%) BMC
5 1 (0.95%) CA
5 1 (0.95%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.95%) Cisco
5 1 (0.95%) HP
5 1 (0.95%) NetApp
5 1 (0.95%) Remedy
5 1 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.95%) SaltStack
5 1 (0.95%) VMware
Hook, Hampshire
Premier IT
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago