The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 27 15 49
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +34
Contract jobs citing SOAP 4 36 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.91% 15.65% 0.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.51% 26.67% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 36 2
Average daily rate
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£363 £316 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.62% +10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.28 £46.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-25.48% +27.77%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
47 135 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 22.49% 58.70% 48.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 88 91
Average daily rate £325 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £290 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £403 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 7
Average hourly rate £37.50 £26.31 £29.81
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.51% -11.74%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SOAP across the Basingstoke region.

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the Basingstoke region.

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing SOAP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SOAP.

1 13 (100.00%) Web Services
2 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
3 8 (61.54%) XML
4 7 (53.85%) SOA
4 7 (53.85%) Middleware
4 7 (53.85%) SC Cleared
4 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
4 7 (53.85%) SoapUI
5 6 (46.15%) Test Scripting
5 6 (46.15%) .NET
5 6 (46.15%) WebSphere
6 5 (38.46%) MVC
6 5 (38.46%) MySQL
6 5 (38.46%) IIS
6 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
7 4 (30.77%) CSS
7 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
7 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
7 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (30.77%) Internet
7 4 (30.77%) Windows
7 4 (30.77%) Linux
7 4 (30.77%) HTML
7 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
7 4 (30.77%) PHP
7 4 (30.77%) SQL
7 4 (30.77%) Debian
7 4 (30.77%) Subversion
7 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
7 4 (30.77%) Ajax

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing SOAP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SOAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (46.15%) WebSphere
2 5 (38.46%) IIS
2 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
3 3 (23.08%) Apache
4 2 (15.38%) CMS
4 2 (15.38%) Drupal
4 2 (15.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) MySQL
3 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) SoapUI
2 4 (30.77%) Subversion
3 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Test Manager
3 4 (30.77%) PHP Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Programmer
5 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) PHP Programmer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior PHP Programmer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Programmer
6 1 (7.69%) Web Programmer
6 1 (7.69%) C Developer
6 1 (7.69%) C Programmer
6 1 (7.69%) C Software Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Software Programmer
6 1 (7.69%) Testing Manager
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Programmer
6 1 (7.69%) Tester
6 1 (7.69%) Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) Web Services
2 8 (61.54%) XML
3 7 (53.85%) Middleware
4 6 (46.15%) .NET
5 4 (30.77%) CSS
5 4 (30.77%) Ajax
5 4 (30.77%) HTML
5 4 (30.77%) jQuery
6 3 (23.08%) CodeIgniter
7 2 (15.38%) Symfony
8 1 (7.69%) Zend Framework
8 1 (7.69%) Laravel
8 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
8 1 (7.69%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
1 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (30.77%) Debian
1 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.69%) UNIX
2 1 (7.69%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) SOA
2 6 (46.15%) Test Scripting
3 5 (38.46%) MVC
4 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
5 3 (23.08%) OO
5 3 (23.08%) Test Strategy
5 3 (23.08%) OO PHP
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
1 4 (30.77%) PHP
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) PHP5
3 1 (7.69%) C
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) SC Cleared
1 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
1 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
1 4 (30.77%) Zend