Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for SOA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SOA over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 32 52
Rank change year-on-year -19 +20 -11
Contract jobs citing SOA 7 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 1.28% 2.06% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.55% 2.73% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Basingstoke median daily rate - £280 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -36.00% +32.58%
Hampshire median daily rate £474 £438 £450
% change year-on-year +8.29% -2.78% +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate £40.00 £33.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.52% - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year +3.23% -13.89% +12.50%

SOA is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Basingstoke
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 452 256 391
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 82.48% 75.29% 83.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 147 238
Basingstoke median daily rate £400 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -9.33% +11.94%
10th Percentile £211 £155 £205
90th Percentile £575 £468 £500
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £383
% change year-on-year - +4.58% +5.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 18 16
Basingstoke median hourly rate £17.71 £15.50 £16.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.24% -6.84% +38.65%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.13 £11.77
90th Percentile £41.01 £30.95 £33.13
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +23.08% -7.14% +66.67%

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings citing SOA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for SOA in Basingstoke

SOA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SOA in Basingstoke.

Contractor daily rate trend for SOA in Basingstoke

SOA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOA in Basingstoke.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SOA in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for SOA.

1 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 5 (71.43%) XML
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Subversion
3 4 (57.14%) Hibernate
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) Apache Axis
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (57.14%) OO
3 4 (57.14%) Swing
3 4 (57.14%) J2SE
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) JUnit
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) OOD
3 4 (57.14%) Eclipse
3 4 (57.14%) Software AG
3 4 (57.14%) Java RMI
3 4 (57.14%) webMethods
3 4 (57.14%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Use Case
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) ISEB

SOA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 4 (57.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTPS
1 1 (14.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Subversion
2 4 (57.14%) Eclipse
2 4 (57.14%) JUnit
3 1 (14.29%) Ant
3 1 (14.29%) Babel
3 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 1 (14.29%) Maven
3 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (14.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Java Developer
2 3 (42.86%) SOA Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Business Systems Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) TIBCO Architect
4 1 (14.29%) TIBCO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 5 (71.43%) XML
3 4 (57.14%) Apache Axis
3 4 (57.14%) Hibernate
3 4 (57.14%) J2SE
3 4 (57.14%) Java RMI
3 4 (57.14%) Swing
4 1 (14.29%) Browserify
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) JMS
4 1 (14.29%) JSON
4 1 (14.29%) Node.js
4 1 (14.29%) React
4 1 (14.29%) Redux
4 1 (14.29%) REST
4 1 (14.29%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
1 2 (28.57%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) OO
1 4 (57.14%) OOD
1 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Traceability Matrix
2 2 (28.57%) Use Case
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) ISEB
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
1 4 (57.14%) Software AG
1 4 (57.14%) webMethods
2 1 (14.29%) TIBCO