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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 76 86 57
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -29
Contract jobs citing SOA 35 42 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.87% 1.94% 3.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.43% 2.36% 3.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 27 24
Median daily rate £450 £375 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £325 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £481 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £470 £450
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Median hourly rate £33.75 £43.75 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.75 £42.75 £40.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.75 £44.75 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £43.75 £48.75
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -10.25%
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
1439 1777 1725
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 76.83% 81.89% 78.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 917 1097 954
Median daily rate £420 £385 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +6.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 97 86
Median hourly rate £37.50 £38.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +54.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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
Winchester +2 6 £400 +14.28%
Basingstoke +6 5 - - 1
Havant +1 5 £450 +9.09% 1
Fareham -7 3 £513 +7.89% 4
Southampton -4 2 - - 1
Farnborough - 1 - - 1
SOA
South East

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 35 (46.05%) Oracle
1 35 (46.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 33 (43.42%) Security Cleared
3 31 (40.79%) SC Cleared
4 25 (32.89%) SQL
5 23 (30.26%) Puppet
5 23 (30.26%) DevOps
6 22 (28.95%) Jenkins
6 22 (28.95%) Hadoop
7 21 (27.63%) ActiveMQ
7 21 (27.63%) JIRA
7 21 (27.63%) Unix
8 20 (26.32%) PostgreSQL
8 20 (26.32%) ZABBIX
8 20 (26.32%) Oracle BPM
8 20 (26.32%) Ambari
8 20 (26.32%) Oracle Database
9 18 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (22.37%) Java
11 16 (21.05%) Linux
12 14 (18.42%) Web Services
12 14 (18.42%) XML
12 14 (18.42%) Middleware
13 12 (15.79%) HTML
13 12 (15.79%) Oracle Fusion
14 11 (14.47%) MongoDB
14 11 (14.47%) JSON
14 11 (14.47%) ITIL
14 11 (14.47%) CRM
15 10 (13.16%) C#

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 35 (46.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 8 (10.53%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (5.26%) Apache Spark
3 4 (5.26%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (5.26%) Oracle Coherence
3 4 (5.26%) Oracle Service Bus
3 4 (5.26%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.95%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.95%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (3.95%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.63%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
6 1 (1.32%) CMS
6 1 (1.32%) Confluence
6 1 (1.32%) JBoss
6 1 (1.32%) MS Project Server
6 1 (1.32%) NetWeaver
6 1 (1.32%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.95%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 20 (26.32%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (2.63%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (1.32%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.26%) PaaS
2 2 (2.63%) SaaS
3 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) ATM
2 1 (1.32%) DVB
2 1 (1.32%) Firewall
2 1 (1.32%) HTTP
2 1 (1.32%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (28.95%) Hadoop
2 20 (26.32%) Oracle Database
2 20 (26.32%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (14.47%) MongoDB
4 6 (7.89%) SQL Server
5 4 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (5.26%) NoSQL
5 4 (5.26%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.63%) Big Data
6 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.32%) OLAP
7 1 (1.32%) OLTP
7 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 22 (28.95%) Jenkins
2 21 (27.63%) JIRA
3 10 (13.16%) Git (software)
4 4 (5.26%) Maven
4 4 (5.26%) Selenium
5 3 (3.95%) Ant
5 3 (3.95%) QUnit
5 3 (3.95%) TestDirector
6 2 (2.63%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.63%) Gradle
6 2 (2.63%) JUnit
6 2 (2.63%) Robot Framework
7 1 (1.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.32%) Checkstyle
7 1 (1.32%) FindBugs
7 1 (1.32%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.32%) Mockito
7 1 (1.32%) Spock
7 1 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (5.26%) Finance
2 2 (2.63%) Retail
2 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.32%) Back Office
3 1 (1.32%) Banking
3 1 (1.32%) Billing
3 1 (1.32%) Local Government
3 1 (1.32%) Marketing
3 1 (1.32%) Military
Job Titles
1 20 (26.32%) Developer
2 12 (15.79%) Architect
3 11 (14.47%) DBA
4 7 (9.21%) Oracle DBA
5 6 (7.89%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (7.89%) Support Technician
6 5 (6.58%) Consultant
6 5 (6.58%) Operations Technician
7 4 (5.26%) Cloud Architect
7 4 (5.26%) Oracle Applications DBA
8 3 (3.95%) BizTalk Developer
8 3 (3.95%) Designer
8 3 (3.95%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 3 (3.95%) Java Developer
8 3 (3.95%) Performance Test Leader
8 3 (3.95%) Senior Oracle DBA
8 3 (3.95%) SOA Architect
8 3 (3.95%) Software Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Technical Support
8 3 (3.95%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (27.63%) ActiveMQ
2 14 (18.42%) Middleware
2 14 (18.42%) Web Services
2 14 (18.42%) XML
3 12 (15.79%) HTML
3 12 (15.79%) Oracle Fusion
4 11 (14.47%) JSON
5 9 (11.84%) .NET
5 9 (11.84%) REST
6 8 (10.53%) Spring
7 7 (9.21%) SOAP
8 6 (7.89%) CSS
9 5 (6.58%) RESTful
9 5 (6.58%) WCF
10 4 (5.26%) ASP.NET
10 4 (5.26%) Dojo
10 4 (5.26%) JMS
10 4 (5.26%) Spring MVC
10 4 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
10 4 (5.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.58%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.95%) Smart Meter
4 2 (2.63%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.63%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.32%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.32%) Biometrics
5 1 (1.32%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.32%) Digital TV
5 1 (1.32%) MPEG
5 1 (1.32%) PKI
5 1 (1.32%) Replication
5 1 (1.32%) Social Media
5 1 (1.32%) Statistics
5 1 (1.32%) STB
Operating Systems
1 21 (27.63%) Unix
2 16 (21.05%) Linux
3 9 (11.84%) Windows
4 6 (7.89%) AIX
5 3 (3.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.32%) CentOS
6 1 (1.32%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.32%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (30.26%) DevOps
2 18 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (14.47%) CRM
3 11 (14.47%) ITIL
4 8 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (10.53%) MVC
4 8 (10.53%) SOLID
5 7 (9.21%) E-business
5 7 (9.21%) TDD
6 5 (6.58%) Configuration Management
6 5 (6.58%) Data Modelling
7 4 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (5.26%) Software Engineering
8 3 (3.95%) Automated Testing
8 3 (3.95%) BPMN
8 3 (3.95%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (3.95%) High Availability
8 3 (3.95%) Network Design
8 3 (3.95%) Performance Testing
8 3 (3.95%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 25 (32.89%) SQL
2 17 (22.37%) Java
3 10 (13.16%) C#
4 6 (7.89%) Python
5 5 (6.58%) C
5 5 (6.58%) JavaScript
6 4 (5.26%) PL/SQL
6 4 (5.26%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.95%) C++
7 3 (3.95%) Perl
7 3 (3.95%) Scala
8 2 (2.63%) Groovy
8 2 (2.63%) Tcl
9 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 33 (43.42%) Security Cleared
2 31 (40.79%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.95%) Degree
4 1 (1.32%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (1.32%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) HL7
2 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.32%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.32%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) RMADS
2 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (7.89%) Docker
2 1 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.32%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (30.26%) Puppet
2 20 (26.32%) Ambari
2 20 (26.32%) ZABBIX
3 4 (5.26%) Oracle Identity Management
4 3 (3.95%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.32%) Ansible
5 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.32%) SCOM
Vendors
1 35 (46.05%) Oracle
2 7 (9.21%) Siebel
3 5 (6.58%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.26%) webMethods
5 3 (3.95%) Cloudera
5 3 (3.95%) IBM
5 3 (3.95%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.95%) TIBCO
6 2 (2.63%) Google
7 1 (1.32%) Adobe
7 1 (1.32%) ATG
7 1 (1.32%) Capita
7 1 (1.32%) Casewise
7 1 (1.32%) Citrix
7 1 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.32%) SaltStack
7 1 (1.32%) SAP
7 1 (1.32%) VMware