Period
to 21 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 21 June 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 > Southampton
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 44 40
Rank change year-on-year -1 -4 +5
Contract jobs citing SOA 3 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.68% 0.22% 2.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.28% 3.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 7
Southampton median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.76% +11.84%
10th Percentile £438 £450 £365
90th Percentile £513 £500 £438
Hampshire median daily rate £485 £485 £413
% change year-on-year - +17.58% +0.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - £41.25 £55.00
% change year-on-year - -25.00% +57.14%

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 Southampton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 375 353 371
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 85.23% 77.92% 75.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 211 235
Southampton median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.33% -1.32%
10th Percentile £306 £275 £247
90th Percentile £575 £725 £525
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £413 £390
% change year-on-year +3.03% +5.77% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 27
Southampton median hourly rate £31.51 £13.81 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +128.27% -7.97% +20.00%
10th Percentile £12.23 £11.60 £12.50
90th Percentile £48.59 £22.50 £27.60
Hampshire median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - -20.00% +66.67%

SOA
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for SOA in Southampton

SOA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SOA in Southampton

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 Southampton region with a requirement for SOA.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (66.67%) IaaS
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (66.67%) SaaS
2 2 (66.67%) PaaS
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle ADF
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Private Cloud
2 2 (66.67%) Presales
2 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 2 (66.67%) Decision-Making
3 1 (33.33%) Siebel CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (33.33%) CRM

SOA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 3 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (33.33%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) IaaS
1 2 (66.67%) PaaS
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Cloud Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Integration Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Architect
2 1 (33.33%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Applications DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle ADF
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Private Cloud
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) AIX
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Decision-Making
1 2 (66.67%) ERP
1 2 (66.67%) Presales
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Siebel