Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 19 February 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)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 96 92
Rank change year-on-year -16 -4 -33
Contract jobs citing SOA 51 64 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.43% 1.77% 2.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.78% 2.20% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 37 74
Hampshire median daily rate £485 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.78% +5.88% +4.94%
10th Percentile £399 £336 £315
90th Percentile £519 £575 £700
South East median daily rate £485 £450 £423
% change year-on-year +7.78% +6.51% -6.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 4
Hampshire median hourly rate - £42.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.56% +12.50%
South East median hourly rate - £42.50 £43.75
% change year-on-year - -2.86% +9.38%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,873 2,905 3,493
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 80.45% 80.20% 81.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,715 1,868 2,176
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £415 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +9.21% +3.93%
10th Percentile £258 £258 £263
90th Percentile £550 £575 £530
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 148 171
Hampshire median hourly rate £30.00 £28.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.19% -19.29% +51.35%
10th Percentile £10.40 £12.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £50.83 £57.64 £51.25
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year - -17.36% +51.25%

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SOA in Hampshire

SOA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SOA in Hampshire

SOA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SOA in Hampshire over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SOA in Hampshire

SOA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SOA 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 6 months to 19 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Havant +6 23 £485 +7.78% 1
Basingstoke -17 9 £250 -15.82% 6
Portsmouth +3 3 £485 +6.30% 1
Southampton +3 3 £447 -6.00% 3
Fareham -4 1 £445 -13.27%
SOA
South East

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SOA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for SOA.

1 36 (70.59%) Oracle
1 36 (70.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 23 (45.10%) Middleware
3 20 (39.22%) Oracle Database
3 20 (39.22%) Oracle Fusion
4 18 (35.29%) Linux
5 17 (33.33%) CRM
5 17 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 16 (31.37%) Master Data Management
6 16 (31.37%) Oracle Service Bus
6 16 (31.37%) Oracle Database 12c
6 16 (31.37%) Siebel CRM
6 16 (31.37%) Siebel
6 16 (31.37%) AIX
6 16 (31.37%) HTML
6 16 (31.37%) Java
6 16 (31.37%) Data Management
7 15 (29.41%) Oracle Applications
8 14 (27.45%) JavaScript
8 14 (27.45%) Oracle Forms
8 14 (27.45%) Oracle Utilities
8 14 (27.45%) Oracle ODI
8 14 (27.45%) WFM
9 13 (25.49%) Oracle BI EE
9 13 (25.49%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 13 (25.49%) Root Cause Analysis
9 13 (25.49%) Oracle Reports
9 13 (25.49%) Migration
9 13 (25.49%) Clustering
10 11 (21.57%) Agile Software Development

SOA
Co-occurring 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 36 (70.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 16 (31.37%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.96%) FileNet
Business Applications
1 16 (31.37%) Siebel CRM
2 15 (29.41%) Oracle Applications
3 14 (27.45%) Oracle Utilities
4 3 (5.88%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (3.92%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) IaaS
1 4 (7.84%) PaaS
1 4 (7.84%) SaaS
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle CX
3 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) HTTPS
1 3 (5.88%) SSL
2 2 (3.92%) HTTP
3 1 (1.96%) DVB
3 1 (1.96%) FTP
3 1 (1.96%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (39.22%) Oracle Database
2 17 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 16 (31.37%) Oracle Database 12c
4 14 (27.45%) Oracle ODI
5 13 (25.49%) Oracle BI EE
5 13 (25.49%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.96%) DB2
7 1 (1.96%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (27.45%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (9.80%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.80%) Jenkins
3 4 (7.84%) Ant
3 4 (7.84%) SoapUI
3 4 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (5.88%) Maven
4 3 (5.88%) Subversion
5 1 (1.96%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.96%) JIRA
5 1 (1.96%) XMLSpy
General
1 3 (5.88%) Manufacturing
1 3 (5.88%) Marketing
2 1 (1.96%) Avionics
2 1 (1.96%) Banking
2 1 (1.96%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Military
2 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (31.37%) DBA
1 16 (31.37%) Oracle DBA
2 12 (23.53%) Developer
2 12 (23.53%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 9 (17.65%) Architect
3 9 (17.65%) Web Developer
4 8 (15.69%) Senior DBA
4 8 (15.69%) Senior Oracle DBA
5 7 (13.73%) Designer
6 4 (7.84%) Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) Systems Architect
7 3 (5.88%) Systems Designer
8 2 (3.92%) Administrator
8 2 (3.92%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Solutions Designer
9 1 (1.96%) Cloud Architect
9 1 (1.96%) Middleware Consultant
9 1 (1.96%) Middleware Project Manager
9 1 (1.96%) Senior BizTalk Consultant
9 1 (1.96%) SOA Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (45.10%) Middleware
2 20 (39.22%) Oracle Fusion
3 16 (31.37%) HTML
4 11 (21.57%) .NET
4 11 (21.57%) HTML5
5 10 (19.61%) CSS
5 10 (19.61%) CSS3
5 10 (19.61%) LESS
5 10 (19.61%) Sass
6 7 (13.73%) Web Services
7 6 (11.76%) REST
7 6 (11.76%) XML
8 4 (7.84%) JSON
8 4 (7.84%) XSLT
9 3 (5.88%) AngularJS
9 3 (5.88%) JMS
9 3 (5.88%) SOAP
9 3 (5.88%) TIBCO EMS
10 2 (3.92%) XSD
11 1 (1.96%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.49%) Clustering
2 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) User Experience
3 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.92%) TM Forum
4 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.96%) Digital TV
4 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.96%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (1.96%) MPEG
4 1 (1.96%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.96%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.96%) STB
Operating Systems
1 18 (35.29%) Linux
2 16 (31.37%) AIX
3 7 (13.73%) Unix
4 1 (1.96%) CentOS
4 1 (1.96%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (33.33%) CRM
2 16 (31.37%) Data Management
2 16 (31.37%) Master Data Management
3 14 (27.45%) WFM
4 13 (25.49%) Migration
4 13 (25.49%) Root Cause Analysis
5 11 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (19.61%) Data Migration
6 10 (19.61%) Web Development
7 8 (15.69%) Data Protection
7 8 (15.69%) Front End Development
8 5 (9.80%) DevOps
8 5 (9.80%) Software Engineering
8 5 (9.80%) TOGAF
9 4 (7.84%) Mentoring
9 4 (7.84%) SDLC
10 3 (5.88%) Microservices
10 3 (5.88%) Open Source
10 3 (5.88%) Performance Analysis
10 3 (5.88%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 16 (31.37%) Java
2 14 (27.45%) JavaScript
3 13 (25.49%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 11 (21.57%) SQL
5 6 (11.76%) C#
6 4 (7.84%) C++
7 3 (5.88%) Shell Script
7 3 (5.88%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.96%) C
9 1 (1.96%) Perl
9 1 (1.96%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Degree
2 4 (7.84%) SC Cleared
2 4 (7.84%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) ISEB
3 1 (1.96%) PMP
3 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (1.96%) Docker
3 1 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) Oracle Identity Management
1 3 (5.88%) TIBCO Hawk
2 1 (1.96%) Ambari
2 1 (1.96%) Puppet
2 1 (1.96%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 36 (70.59%) Oracle
2 16 (31.37%) Siebel
3 3 (5.88%) SAP
3 3 (5.88%) TIBCO
3 3 (5.88%) Veritas
4 1 (1.96%) Pega
4 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.96%) SaltStack