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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 32 31 24
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Contract jobs citing SOAP 4 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.70% 2.99% 5.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.12% 9.59% 16.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 5
Average daily rate £284 £350 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.92% -0.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £350 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £350 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £32.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+19.53% -1.53%
SOAP
Hampshire

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
33 73 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 14.04% 31.20% 34.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 38 46
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £388 £412
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram 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 14 February 2016, 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 7 (63.64%) XML
1 7 (63.64%) IBM
1 7 (63.64%) WebSphere
1 7 (63.64%) IBM Integration Bus
2 6 (54.55%) DataPower
2 6 (54.55%) HTTP
2 6 (54.55%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (54.55%) WebSphere MQ
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) JMS
3 5 (45.45%) Middleware
3 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
3 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
3 5 (45.45%) WSDL
3 5 (45.45%) High Availability
4 4 (36.36%) Low Latency
4 4 (36.36%) Big Data
4 4 (36.36%) Web Services
4 4 (36.36%) Linux
5 3 (27.27%) Windows
5 3 (27.27%) AIX
5 3 (27.27%) CSS
5 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 3 (27.27%) PHP
5 3 (27.27%) HTML
5 3 (27.27%) MVC
5 3 (27.27%) Data Integration
5 3 (27.27%) jQuery
6 2 (18.18%) Zend
6 2 (18.18%) CodeIgniter

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 7 (63.64%) WebSphere
2 6 (54.55%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (18.18%) Apache
4 1 (9.09%) CMS
4 1 (9.09%) Drupal
4 1 (9.09%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (9.09%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) HTTP
2 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) FTP
3 1 (9.09%) HTTPS
3 1 (9.09%) Internet
3 1 (9.09%) LDAP
3 1 (9.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Big Data
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
2 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SoapUI
1 2 (18.18%) Subversion
2 1 (9.09%) Jasmine
2 1 (9.09%) LoadRunner
2 1 (9.09%) Selenium
2 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (9.09%) TestComplete
General
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
1 3 (27.27%) PHP Developer
1 3 (27.27%) PHP Web Developer
1 3 (27.27%) Web Developer
1 3 (27.27%) WebSphere Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) AIX Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Tester
2 2 (18.18%) WebSphere Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Manual Tester
3 1 (9.09%) QA Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) QA Test Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) QA Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Tester
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) UI Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) IBM Integration Bus
1 7 (63.64%) XML
2 6 (54.55%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (45.45%) JMS
3 5 (45.45%) Middleware
3 5 (45.45%) WSDL
4 4 (36.36%) Web Services
5 3 (27.27%) CSS
5 3 (27.27%) HTML
5 3 (27.27%) jQuery
6 2 (18.18%) Ajax
6 2 (18.18%) CodeIgniter
6 2 (18.18%) LAMP
6 2 (18.18%) Laravel
6 2 (18.18%) REST
7 1 (9.09%) .NET
7 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
7 1 (9.09%) J2EE
7 1 (9.09%) XSD
7 1 (9.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) DataPower
2 3 (27.27%) Data Integration
3 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (9.09%) Algorithms
4 1 (9.09%) AS400
4 1 (9.09%) HACMP
4 1 (9.09%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) AIX
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) Android
3 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
3 1 (9.09%) Debian
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Solaris
3 1 (9.09%) Unix
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
2 5 (45.45%) High Availability
3 4 (36.36%) Low Latency
4 3 (27.27%) MVC
5 2 (18.18%) OO
5 2 (18.18%) OO PHP
6 1 (9.09%) Analytics
6 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
6 1 (9.09%) OOP
6 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Release Management
6 1 (9.09%) Secure Coding
6 1 (9.09%) SOA
6 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
6 1 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (9.09%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
1 3 (27.27%) PHP
2 2 (18.18%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) Jython
3 1 (9.09%) Korn
3 1 (9.09%) PHP 5
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (9.09%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) IBM
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Zend
3 1 (9.09%) CA
3 1 (9.09%) Coremetrics
3 1 (9.09%) Endeca
3 1 (9.09%) Google
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat