Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 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
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 107 93
Rank change year-on-year -22 -14 +9
Contract jobs citing SOA 55 57 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.49% 1.62% 2.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.77% 1.96% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 28 48
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £473 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +14.55% -8.33%
10th Percentile £390 £348 £314
90th Percentile £660 £575 £487
South East median daily rate £475 £480 £450
% change year-on-year -1.04% +6.67% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 5
Hampshire median hourly rate £27.45 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.37% - -11.11%
10th Percentile £25.52 £40.00 £32.75
90th Percentile £29.39 £40.75 £52.50
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £44.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% -9.09% +18.92%

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 3,113 2,905 3,213
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 84.48% 82.39% 82.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,945 1,722 2,057
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £300 £240 £250
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 117 177
Hampshire median hourly rate £39.50 £40.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +11.11% +42.74%
10th Percentile £12.47 £12.24 £11.99
90th Percentile £57.75 £48.75 £56.75
South East median hourly rate £28.50 £22.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year +25.27% -9.00% +0.60%

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 18 November 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 18 November 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 -15 8 £450 -7.22%
Basingstoke -2 7 £545 +59.36% 4
Portsmouth -16 7 £450 -25.62% 1
Fareham - 4 £475 - 2
Winchester -8 3 £400 +6.67%
Hook - 3 £500 -
Southampton -23 1 £475 -17.39% 3
Fleet - 1 £400 -
SOA
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 34 (61.82%) Oracle
1 34 (61.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 27 (49.09%) Middleware
3 20 (36.36%) Oracle Service Bus
4 19 (34.55%) Oracle Database
5 18 (32.73%) Oracle Fusion
6 17 (30.91%) SC Cleared
6 17 (30.91%) Security Cleared
6 17 (30.91%) Oracle ODI
7 16 (29.09%) Oracle Database 12c
7 16 (29.09%) Oracle BI EE
7 16 (29.09%) Oracle Database 11g
7 16 (29.09%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 16 (29.09%) Oracle Forms
7 16 (29.09%) Oracle Reports
8 14 (25.45%) Linux
9 13 (23.64%) Java
9 13 (23.64%) CRM
9 13 (23.64%) Oracle Applications
9 13 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (23.64%) DevOps
10 12 (21.82%) Root Cause Analysis
10 12 (21.82%) Clustering
10 12 (21.82%) Siebel
10 12 (21.82%) EAI
10 12 (21.82%) SQL
10 12 (21.82%) XML
10 12 (21.82%) Siebel CRM
11 11 (20.00%) AIX
11 11 (20.00%) WFM

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 34 (61.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 20 (36.36%) Oracle Service Bus
3 6 (10.91%) Apache
3 6 (10.91%) Apache Spark
3 6 (10.91%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (10.91%) Jupyter
4 3 (5.45%) JBoss
4 3 (5.45%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (23.64%) Oracle Applications
2 12 (21.82%) Siebel CRM
3 11 (20.00%) Oracle Utilities
4 6 (10.91%) SAP ERP
5 4 (7.27%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (1.82%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.73%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (9.09%) Boomi
3 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.64%) npm
3 2 (3.64%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.82%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) DAB
2 1 (1.82%) ATM
2 1 (1.82%) Network Security
2 1 (1.82%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (34.55%) Oracle Database
2 17 (30.91%) Oracle ODI
3 16 (29.09%) Oracle BI EE
3 16 (29.09%) Oracle Database 11g
3 16 (29.09%) Oracle Database 12c
3 16 (29.09%) Oracle Reports
4 9 (16.36%) Hadoop
5 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
6 5 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (9.09%) SAP HANA
7 2 (3.64%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 16 (29.09%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (7.27%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.27%) JIRA
3 3 (5.45%) Bitbucket
3 3 (5.45%) SoapUI
3 3 (5.45%) XMLSpy
4 2 (3.64%) Babel
4 2 (3.64%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.64%) JUnit
4 2 (3.64%) Subversion
5 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.82%) Grunt
5 1 (1.82%) gulp
5 1 (1.82%) Maven
5 1 (1.82%) Mocha
5 1 (1.82%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (1.82%) Selenium
5 1 (1.82%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (3.64%) Finance
1 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
1 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.82%) Back Office
2 1 (1.82%) Banking
2 1 (1.82%) Billing
2 1 (1.82%) Electronics
2 1 (1.82%) Military
2 1 (1.82%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (29.09%) DBA
1 16 (29.09%) Oracle DBA
2 14 (25.45%) Architect
2 14 (25.45%) Developer
3 10 (18.18%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 8 (14.55%) Java Developer
5 7 (12.73%) Integration Developer
6 5 (9.09%) Designer
6 5 (9.09%) SAP Developer
6 5 (9.09%) SAP PI Developer
7 4 (7.27%) SOA Designer
7 4 (7.27%) SOA Solution Designer
7 4 (7.27%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (7.27%) Solutions Designer
7 4 (7.27%) SQL Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Applications Architect
8 2 (3.64%) Chief Architect
8 2 (3.64%) Data Architect
8 2 (3.64%) QlikView Developer
9 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (49.09%) Middleware
2 18 (32.73%) Oracle Fusion
3 12 (21.82%) XML
4 7 (12.73%) Web Services
5 6 (10.91%) Elastic Stack
5 6 (10.91%) IDoc
5 6 (10.91%) LDAP
5 6 (10.91%) Natural Language Processing
5 6 (10.91%) REST
5 6 (10.91%) SAP ALE
5 6 (10.91%) SAP PI
5 6 (10.91%) TensorFlow
5 6 (10.91%) XML Schema
6 5 (9.09%) SOAP
7 4 (7.27%) ActiveMQ
8 3 (5.45%) .NET
8 3 (5.45%) OAuth
8 3 (5.45%) OpenID
8 3 (5.45%) SAML
8 3 (5.45%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.82%) Clustering
2 9 (16.36%) Management Information System
3 7 (12.73%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.64%) Analytical Mindset
5 2 (3.64%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.64%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.64%) Public Cloud
5 2 (3.64%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.82%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.82%) Life Science
6 1 (1.82%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.45%) Linux
2 11 (20.00%) AIX
3 3 (5.45%) Unix
4 2 (3.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (23.64%) CRM
1 13 (23.64%) DevOps
2 12 (21.82%) EAI
2 12 (21.82%) Root Cause Analysis
3 11 (20.00%) Master Data Management
3 11 (20.00%) WFM
4 8 (14.55%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (14.55%) Open Source
5 7 (12.73%) Customer Requirements
5 7 (12.73%) Microservices
5 7 (12.73%) TOGAF
6 6 (10.91%) Data Mapping
6 6 (10.91%) Enterprise Search
6 6 (10.91%) ERP
6 6 (10.91%) Information Management
6 6 (10.91%) Issue Tracking
6 6 (10.91%) Line Management
6 6 (10.91%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (10.91%) Scorecard
Programming Languages
1 16 (29.09%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
2 13 (23.64%) Java
3 12 (21.82%) SQL
4 8 (14.55%) Python
5 6 (10.91%) ABAP
6 3 (5.45%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.82%) C
7 1 (1.82%) C#
7 1 (1.82%) Java 8
7 1 (1.82%) Scala
7 1 (1.82%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 17 (30.91%) SC Cleared
1 17 (30.91%) Security Cleared
2 7 (12.73%) Degree
3 2 (3.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.64%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.82%) HNC
4 1 (1.82%) HND
4 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.91%) PMO
1 6 (10.91%) SLA
2 3 (5.45%) QA
System Software
1 6 (10.91%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (5.45%) Docker
3 2 (3.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (12.73%) Single Sign-On
2 6 (10.91%) Kibana
2 6 (10.91%) logstash
2 6 (10.91%) MOM
3 3 (5.45%) Ambari
3 3 (5.45%) Puppet
3 3 (5.45%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.82%) NetIQ Identity Manager
4 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 34 (61.82%) Oracle
2 12 (21.82%) Siebel
3 6 (10.91%) Remedy
3 6 (10.91%) SAP
4 5 (9.09%) Dell
5 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.64%) Software AG
6 1 (1.82%) Adobe
6 1 (1.82%) Amdocs
6 1 (1.82%) Fujitsu
6 1 (1.82%) NetCracker
6 1 (1.82%) NetIQ
6 1 (1.82%) Pega
6 1 (1.82%) Progress
6 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.82%) webMethods