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 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Rank 60 38 68
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +30
Contract jobs citing SOA 62 76 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.99% 4.48% 2.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.09% 6.23% 3.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 52 28
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.96% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £499 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £382 £395
% change year-on-year
+14.45% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 4
Average hourly rate £46.25 £26.31 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.77% +13.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.75 £23.13 £16.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £29.50 £61.19
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £29.50 £32.10
% change year-on-year
+27.11% -8.09%
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
1516 1220 1532
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 73.17% 71.89% 75.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 867 745 849
Average daily rate £372 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.80% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £280 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 66 106
Average hourly rate £31.50 £27.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.54% -15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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 23 September 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOA across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

SOA Hourly Rate Histogram 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 23 September 2014. 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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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 16 £425 - 2
Havant +1 6 £450 +7.14%
Aldershot -5 6 - -
Basingstoke -17 5 £305 -1.61% 4
Fareham - 2 £280 -
Farnborough - 1 - -
Hook - - - -
Eastleigh - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
SOA
South East

SOA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 63 (51.64%) Oracle
2 45 (36.89%) Middleware
3 41 (33.61%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (32.79%) Java
5 39 (31.97%) Security Cleared
6 36 (29.51%) SQL
6 36 (29.51%) Web Services
7 34 (27.87%) XML
8 31 (25.41%) WebLogic
9 28 (22.95%) SC Cleared
10 27 (22.13%) Linux
11 26 (21.31%) Oracle RAC
11 26 (21.31%) Oracle Database
12 25 (20.49%) SQL Server
13 23 (18.85%) .NET
14 22 (18.03%) SOAP
14 22 (18.03%) Scrum
15 18 (14.75%) Maven
15 18 (14.75%) Eclipse
15 18 (14.75%) Oracle EBS
16 17 (13.93%) Software Engineering
16 17 (13.93%) WebSphere
17 16 (13.11%) ITIL
17 16 (13.11%) J2EE
18 14 (11.48%) REST
18 14 (11.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 13 (10.66%) Oracle RMAN
19 13 (10.66%) TDD
19 13 (10.66%) Technical Architecture
19 13 (10.66%) Test Scripting

SOA
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 31 (25.41%) WebLogic
2 17 (13.93%) WebSphere
3 14 (11.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 13 (10.66%) Apache
5 11 (9.02%) SharePoint
6 7 (5.74%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (4.92%) WebSphere Process Server
8 5 (4.10%) IIS
9 4 (3.28%) Oracle Service Bus
9 4 (3.28%) ArcGIS
10 2 (1.64%) Apache ServiceMix
10 2 (1.64%) Tomcat
10 2 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (1.64%) ATG Dynamo
11 1 (0.82%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.82%) Oracle Coherence
11 1 (0.82%) Oracle BPEL
11 1 (0.82%) Oracle Spatial
11 1 (0.82%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 5 (4.10%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (14.75%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (10.66%) Oracle Applications
3 11 (9.02%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (2.46%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.84%) HTTP
2 7 (5.74%) Firewall
3 6 (4.92%) Network Security
3 6 (4.92%) LDAP
3 6 (4.92%) SSL
4 4 (3.28%) SAN
4 4 (3.28%) Internet
5 2 (1.64%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.82%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (21.31%) Oracle Database
2 25 (20.49%) SQL Server
3 12 (9.84%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (9.02%) SQLPlus
4 11 (9.02%) Oracle Database 10g
5 9 (7.38%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (6.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (6.56%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (4.92%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (4.92%) Oracle BI EE
7 6 (4.92%) Oracle Discoverer
8 5 (4.10%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (4.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (4.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (4.10%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (4.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (3.28%) Relational Database
9 4 (3.28%) MySQL
10 2 (1.64%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (1.64%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 18 (14.75%) Maven
1 18 (14.75%) Eclipse
2 9 (7.38%) JUnit
2 9 (7.38%) Jenkins
3 8 (6.56%) Selenium
4 7 (5.74%) SoapUI
5 6 (4.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 6 (4.92%) Toad
6 5 (4.10%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (4.10%) Ant
6 5 (4.10%) Subversion
6 5 (4.10%) Git (software)
7 4 (3.28%) QUnit
7 4 (3.28%) Visual Studio
8 3 (2.46%) Oracle APEX
8 3 (2.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (2.46%) Checkstyle
8 3 (2.46%) Gradle
8 3 (2.46%) FindBugs
9 2 (1.64%) JIRA
General
1 9 (7.38%) Military
2 4 (3.28%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.64%) Billing
3 2 (1.64%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.82%) Finance
4 1 (0.82%) Back Office
4 1 (0.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (31.97%) Architect
2 27 (22.13%) Developer
3 14 (11.48%) Java Developer
4 13 (10.66%) Technical Architect
5 10 (8.20%) Analyst
6 9 (7.38%) DBA
6 9 (7.38%) Oracle DBA
7 8 (6.56%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (5.74%) Software Engineer
8 7 (5.74%) Infrastructure Architect
9 6 (4.92%) Test Manager
9 6 (4.92%) Test Analyst
9 6 (4.92%) Consultant
10 5 (4.10%) .NET Developer
10 5 (4.10%) Designer
11 4 (3.28%) Team Leader
11 4 (3.28%) SQL DBA
11 4 (3.28%) J2EE Team Leader
11 4 (3.28%) Web Team Leader
11 4 (3.28%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (36.89%) Middleware
2 36 (29.51%) Web Services
3 34 (27.87%) XML
4 23 (18.85%) .NET
5 22 (18.03%) SOAP
6 16 (13.11%) J2EE
7 14 (11.48%) REST
8 11 (9.02%) Spring
9 9 (7.38%) WSDL
9 9 (7.38%) JMS
9 9 (7.38%) Oracle Fusion
9 9 (7.38%) WebCenter
10 7 (5.74%) JSON
11 6 (4.92%) PostGIS
11 6 (4.92%) .NET Framework
11 6 (4.92%) Hibernate
12 5 (4.10%) XSLT
12 5 (4.10%) Classic ASP
12 5 (4.10%) HTML
12 5 (4.10%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.38%) Management Information System
1 9 (7.38%) Open Source
2 7 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.92%) Replication
4 4 (3.28%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.82%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.82%) DataPower
5 1 (0.82%) Clustering
5 1 (0.82%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.82%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.82%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 27 (22.13%) Linux
2 13 (10.66%) UNIX
3 8 (6.56%) Oracle Linux
4 6 (4.92%) Windows
5 5 (4.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.46%) AIX
6 3 (2.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.64%) CentOS
8 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.82%) Android
8 1 (0.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (33.61%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (18.03%) Scrum
3 17 (13.93%) Software Engineering
4 16 (13.11%) ITIL
5 13 (10.66%) TDD
5 13 (10.66%) Technical Architecture
5 13 (10.66%) Test Scripting
5 13 (10.66%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (9.84%) Network Architecture
7 11 (9.02%) UML
8 10 (8.20%) Requirements Management
8 10 (8.20%) Migration
8 10 (8.20%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (8.20%) OO
9 9 (7.38%) DevOps
10 8 (6.56%) SysML
10 8 (6.56%) TOGAF
10 8 (6.56%) MVC
10 8 (6.56%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (5.74%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 40 (32.79%) Java
2 36 (29.51%) SQL
3 11 (9.02%) PL/SQL
4 10 (8.20%) C
5 9 (7.38%) Shell Script
6 8 (6.56%) PHP
7 7 (5.74%) Perl
7 7 (5.74%) C#
7 7 (5.74%) T-SQL
8 6 (4.92%) Korn
8 6 (4.92%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.46%) Groovy
10 2 (1.64%) Python
10 2 (1.64%) C++
11 1 (0.82%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.82%) Ruby
11 1 (0.82%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 39 (31.97%) Security Cleared
2 28 (22.95%) SC Cleared
3 10 (8.20%) Degree
4 6 (4.92%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.46%) MCSE
6 2 (1.64%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.82%) ISEB
7 1 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.82%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.74%) QA
2 3 (2.46%) HL7
System Software
1 26 (21.31%) Oracle RAC
2 13 (10.66%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.82%) vCloud
4 1 (0.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (9.02%) Puppet
1 11 (9.02%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 7 (5.74%) Data Guard
3 6 (4.92%) Vagrant
4 5 (4.10%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (2.46%) Oracle Identity Management
5 3 (2.46%) YUM
6 2 (1.64%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 1 (0.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 63 (51.64%) Oracle
2 9 (7.38%) IBM
3 8 (6.56%) Software AG
3 8 (6.56%) JBoss
4 6 (4.92%) HP
5 5 (4.10%) Microsoft
6 4 (3.28%) webMethods
6 4 (3.28%) ESRI
7 3 (2.46%) Google
8 2 (1.64%) VMware
8 2 (1.64%) Siebel
8 2 (1.64%) SAP
8 2 (1.64%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.64%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.64%) ATG
9 1 (0.82%) FatWire
9 1 (0.82%) Cisco
9 1 (0.82%) 3PAR
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