Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 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
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 39 56
Rank change year-on-year -5 +17 -17
Contract jobs citing SOA 18 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 2.66% 1.29% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.10% 1.73% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Basingstoke median daily rate £342 - £450
Hampshire median daily rate £473 £413 £450
% change year-on-year +14.55% -8.33% +8.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 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 £40.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year - -11.11% +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 581 289 432
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 85.95% 74.68% 84.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 169 266
Basingstoke median daily rate £380 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -6.67% +11.11%
10th Percentile £205 £162 £193
90th Percentile £536 £475 £500
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 15 22
Basingstoke median hourly rate £23.14 £16.00 £15.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.63% +1.51% -4.47%
10th Percentile £10.40 £11.08 £11.52
90th Percentile £41.01 £32.15 £32.00
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year +3.23% +40.91% +16.40%

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 17 November 2017, 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 14 (77.78%) Web Services
2 13 (72.22%) Linux
2 13 (72.22%) Java
3 10 (55.56%) Scrum
3 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
4 9 (50.00%) SC Cleared
5 8 (44.44%) Apache Axis
5 8 (44.44%) Subversion
5 8 (44.44%) Hibernate
5 8 (44.44%) JUnit
5 8 (44.44%) Windows
5 8 (44.44%) Swing
5 8 (44.44%) J2SE
5 8 (44.44%) OO
5 8 (44.44%) Java RMI
5 8 (44.44%) OOD
5 8 (44.44%) Eclipse
5 8 (44.44%) Software AG
5 8 (44.44%) Middleware
5 8 (44.44%) webMethods
6 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
6 7 (38.89%) Unix
6 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
6 7 (38.89%) Docker
6 7 (38.89%) DevOps
7 6 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 6 (33.33%) Degree
7 6 (33.33%) TDD
7 6 (33.33%) XML

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 6 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (22.22%) Apache
2 4 (22.22%) JBoss
2 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 3 (16.67%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) IaaS
1 3 (16.67%) PaaS
2 1 (5.56%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Tactical Data Link
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Eclipse
1 8 (44.44%) JUnit
1 8 (44.44%) Subversion
2 1 (5.56%) Babel
General
1 3 (16.67%) Electronics
2 2 (11.11%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 5 (27.78%) SOA Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Software Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Applications Architect
5 3 (16.67%) Applications Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Architect
5 3 (16.67%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) .NET Applications Developer
7 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
7 1 (5.56%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) Web Services
2 8 (44.44%) Apache Axis
2 8 (44.44%) Hibernate
2 8 (44.44%) J2SE
2 8 (44.44%) Java RMI
2 8 (44.44%) Middleware
2 8 (44.44%) Swing
3 6 (33.33%) XML
4 5 (27.78%) .NET
4 5 (27.78%) XSLT
5 4 (22.22%) IBM Integration Bus
5 4 (22.22%) Lucene
5 4 (22.22%) SOAP
6 1 (5.56%) Browserify
6 1 (5.56%) HTML
6 1 (5.56%) HTML5
6 1 (5.56%) Node.js
6 1 (5.56%) React
6 1 (5.56%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Client/Server
1 2 (11.11%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Linux
2 8 (44.44%) Windows
3 7 (38.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (55.56%) Scrum
2 8 (44.44%) OO
2 8 (44.44%) OOD
3 7 (38.89%) DevOps
3 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
4 6 (33.33%) TDD
5 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Search
5 4 (22.22%) Microservices
5 4 (22.22%) Open Source
5 4 (22.22%) UML
5 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) MODAF
7 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) Traceability Matrix
7 2 (11.11%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) Java
2 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 9 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (11.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) JSP 440
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Software AG
1 8 (44.44%) webMethods
2 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 6 (33.33%) Oracle
4 5 (27.78%) IBM
5 4 (22.22%) MuleSoft
5 4 (22.22%) WSO2
6 3 (16.67%) Citrix