Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 121 75
Rank change year-on-year +19 -46 -4
Contract jobs citing SOA 72 43 106
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.88% 1.22% 2.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.25% 1.50% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 29 70
Hampshire median daily rate £485 £485 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +21.25% -3.03%
10th Percentile £402 £329 £319
90th Percentile £538 £575 £481
South East median daily rate £485 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +7.78% - +4.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Hampshire median hourly rate - £45.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -9.00% +42.86%
South East median hourly rate - £45.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year - +1.11% +28.57%

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 3,200 2,870 3,344
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 83.55% 81.49% 81.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,855 1,794 2,184
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £418 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.80% +7.74% +3.33%
10th Percentile £275 £271 £263
90th Percentile £572 £575 £525
South East median daily rate £438 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 174 154
Hampshire median hourly rate £29.25 £27.50 £35.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.36% -23.08% +58.89%
10th Percentile £12.23 £11.53 £12.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £51.38 £53.00
South East median hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +9.09%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +2 13 £485 -
Basingstoke -4 11 £269 -14.41% 4
Hook - 9 £488 - 1
Portsmouth 0 5 £485 -13.78%
Winchester +1 3 £395 -
Southampton +1 2 - - 3
Fareham -2 1 £445 - 2
SOA
South East

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 49 (68.06%) Middleware
2 48 (66.67%) Oracle
2 48 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 42 (58.33%) Oracle Database
4 41 (56.94%) Oracle Fusion
4 41 (56.94%) Linux
5 36 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 35 (48.61%) Oracle Service Bus
7 27 (37.50%) Oracle Forms
7 27 (37.50%) Web Services
7 27 (37.50%) XML
8 26 (36.11%) CRM
9 25 (34.72%) Siebel
9 25 (34.72%) Oracle Reports
9 25 (34.72%) Clustering
9 25 (34.72%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 25 (34.72%) Root Cause Analysis
9 25 (34.72%) Oracle BI EE
9 25 (34.72%) Oracle Database 12c
9 25 (34.72%) Oracle ODI
9 25 (34.72%) Siebel CRM
10 24 (33.33%) AIX
10 24 (33.33%) Java
11 23 (31.94%) Master Data Management
12 22 (30.56%) Oracle Applications
13 21 (29.17%) WFM
13 21 (29.17%) Oracle Utilities
14 20 (27.78%) SoapUI
14 20 (27.78%) REST
15 18 (25.00%) JSON

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 48 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 35 (48.61%) Oracle Service Bus
3 12 (16.67%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.78%) CMS
4 2 (2.78%) FileNet
4 2 (2.78%) GlassFish
4 2 (2.78%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (2.78%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.39%) IIS
5 1 (1.39%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 25 (34.72%) Siebel CRM
2 22 (30.56%) Oracle Applications
3 21 (29.17%) Oracle Utilities
4 3 (4.17%) BusinessWorks
4 3 (4.17%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (2.78%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (2.78%) SDL Web 8
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.56%) IaaS
1 4 (5.56%) PaaS
1 4 (5.56%) SaaS
2 3 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.78%) Oracle CX
4 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.39%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.39%) npm
4 1 (1.39%) NuGet
4 1 (1.39%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) HTTPS
1 3 (4.17%) SSL
2 2 (2.78%) HTTP
3 1 (1.39%) DVB
3 1 (1.39%) FTP
3 1 (1.39%) SMTP
3 1 (1.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (58.33%) Oracle Database
2 36 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 25 (34.72%) Oracle BI EE
3 25 (34.72%) Oracle Database 12c
3 25 (34.72%) Oracle ODI
3 25 (34.72%) Oracle Reports
4 10 (13.89%) MySQL
4 10 (13.89%) RDBMS
4 10 (13.89%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.78%) DB2
6 2 (2.78%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.39%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.39%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 27 (37.50%) Oracle Forms
2 20 (27.78%) SoapUI
3 17 (23.61%) Git (software)
4 16 (22.22%) Subversion
4 16 (22.22%) XMLSpy
5 15 (20.83%) Maven
6 13 (18.06%) Eclipse
6 13 (18.06%) JUnit
7 12 (16.67%) IntelliJ
8 11 (15.28%) Cucumber
9 5 (6.94%) Ant
9 5 (6.94%) Jenkins
10 4 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (2.78%) Bitbucket
12 1 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (1.39%) JIRA
12 1 (1.39%) Moq
12 1 (1.39%) ReSharper
12 1 (1.39%) Rhino Mocks
12 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.56%) Finance
3 3 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.78%) Back Office
4 2 (2.78%) Marketing
5 1 (1.39%) Avionics
5 1 (1.39%) Banking
5 1 (1.39%) Electronics
5 1 (1.39%) Military
5 1 (1.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (33.33%) DBA
1 24 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
2 19 (26.39%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 16 (22.22%) Architect
4 15 (20.83%) Developer
5 13 (18.06%) Java Developer
6 10 (13.89%) Senior DBA
6 10 (13.89%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 7 (9.72%) Consultant
8 6 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
9 5 (6.94%) Designer
9 5 (6.94%) Java Middleware Developer
9 5 (6.94%) Lead Developer
9 5 (6.94%) Lead Java Developer
9 5 (6.94%) Middleware Developer
9 5 (6.94%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (6.94%) WebLogic Developer
10 4 (5.56%) Middleware Architect
10 4 (5.56%) Senior Developer
11 3 (4.17%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (68.06%) Middleware
2 41 (56.94%) Oracle Fusion
3 27 (37.50%) Web Services
3 27 (37.50%) XML
4 20 (27.78%) REST
5 18 (25.00%) JSON
5 18 (25.00%) SOAP
6 17 (23.61%) JMS
6 17 (23.61%) XSD
7 16 (22.22%) J2EE
7 16 (22.22%) WSDL
8 15 (20.83%) Spring
9 14 (19.44%) EJB
10 12 (16.67%) Java EE
10 12 (16.67%) Java EE 5
10 12 (16.67%) JAXB
10 12 (16.67%) JAX-WS
10 12 (16.67%) JDBC
10 12 (16.67%) JNDI
10 12 (16.67%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 25 (34.72%) Clustering
2 14 (19.44%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.78%) Private Cloud
4 2 (2.78%) TM Forum
4 2 (2.78%) User Experience
5 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.39%) Digital TV
5 1 (1.39%) MPEG
5 1 (1.39%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.39%) STB
Operating Systems
1 41 (56.94%) Linux
2 24 (33.33%) AIX
3 16 (22.22%) Unix
4 1 (1.39%) CentOS
4 1 (1.39%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (36.11%) CRM
2 25 (34.72%) Root Cause Analysis
3 23 (31.94%) Master Data Management
4 21 (29.17%) WFM
5 15 (20.83%) OO
6 14 (19.44%) TDD
7 11 (15.28%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (15.28%) BDD
8 8 (11.11%) Data Modelling
8 8 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (6.94%) DevOps
9 5 (6.94%) Migration
10 4 (5.56%) MVC
10 4 (5.56%) Test Strategy
10 4 (5.56%) TOGAF
11 3 (4.17%) Configuration Management
11 3 (4.17%) Decision-Making
11 3 (4.17%) ERP
11 3 (4.17%) Mentoring
11 3 (4.17%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 25 (34.72%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
2 24 (33.33%) Java
3 13 (18.06%) SQL
4 9 (12.50%) C#
5 8 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 4 (5.56%) C++
6 4 (5.56%) PL/SQL
7 3 (4.17%) Shell Script
7 3 (4.17%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.39%) C
8 1 (1.39%) Perl
8 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.39%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (6.94%) Degree
1 5 (6.94%) SC Cleared
1 5 (6.94%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.39%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.39%) PMP
2 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) SLA
2 2 (2.78%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) Docker
1 2 (2.78%) Oracle Clusterware
2 1 (1.39%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) TIBCO Hawk
2 2 (2.78%) SCOM
3 1 (1.39%) Ambari
3 1 (1.39%) Puppet
3 1 (1.39%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 48 (66.67%) Oracle
2 25 (34.72%) Siebel
3 3 (4.17%) TIBCO
4 2 (2.78%) SAP
4 2 (2.78%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.39%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.39%) Pega
5 1 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.39%) SaltStack
5 1 (1.39%) Software AG
5 1 (1.39%) Splunk
5 1 (1.39%) webMethods