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 21 April 2015 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 33 21 11
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -10
Contract jobs citing SOAP 3 15 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.42% 6.88% 21.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.36% 23.81% 45.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 39
Average daily rate
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£475 £346 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.18% -1.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £299 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £363 £392
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
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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
56 63 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 26.54% 28.90% 46.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 33 69
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £313 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 7
Average hourly rate £35.00 £39.25 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.82% +0.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 21 April 2015, 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 6 (60.00%) SOA
2 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
4 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (30.00%) VMware
4 3 (30.00%) NetApp
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) Spring
4 3 (30.00%) Maven
4 3 (30.00%) Ruby
4 3 (30.00%) Java EE
4 3 (30.00%) GWT
4 3 (30.00%) Subversion
4 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (30.00%) Open Source
4 3 (30.00%) Puppet
4 3 (30.00%) OpenStack
4 3 (30.00%) Private Cloud
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (20.00%) REST
5 2 (20.00%) Web Services
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (10.00%) TDD
6 1 (10.00%) Middleware

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 3 (30.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) DB2
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (30.00%) Subversion
1 3 (30.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Designer
3 2 (20.00%) SOA Designer
4 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) CSS
3 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (30.00%) Spring
3 3 (30.00%) Java EE
3 3 (30.00%) GWT
4 2 (20.00%) REST
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services
5 1 (10.00%) XML
5 1 (10.00%) Middleware
5 1 (10.00%) Ajax
5 1 (10.00%) .NET
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (10.00%) CSS3
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (10.00%) jQuery
5 1 (10.00%) HTML5
5 1 (10.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Open Source
1 3 (30.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) SOA
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) BPEL
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) System Testing
3 1 (10.00%) BDD
3 1 (10.00%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Validation
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) Ruby
2 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) NetApp
1 3 (30.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft