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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 24 27 22
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing SOAP 10 5 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 4.12% 2.46% 13.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.86% 10.20% 22.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 36
Average daily rate
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£554 £325 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.38% +2.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £225 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £385 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £48.00
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -27.08%
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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 49 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 23.05% 24.14% 61.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 28 99
Average daily rate £375 £336 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.52% -3.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £400 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 8
Average hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +51.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 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 10 (76.92%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 8 (61.54%) REST
3 7 (53.85%) .NET
4 6 (46.15%) DB2
4 6 (46.15%) HTML
5 5 (38.46%) SQL
5 5 (38.46%) Middleware
5 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (30.77%) Retail
6 4 (30.77%) WebSphere
6 4 (30.77%) Release Management
6 4 (30.77%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 4 (30.77%) Integration Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Manual Testing
6 4 (30.77%) System Testing
6 4 (30.77%) SoapUI
6 4 (30.77%) QA
6 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (30.77%) System Integration Testing
6 4 (30.77%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (30.77%) IBM
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 4 (30.77%) Financial Institution
6 4 (30.77%) Regression Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
6 4 (30.77%) Information Security
6 4 (30.77%) Finance
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
6 4 (30.77%) C#

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (30.77%) WebSphere
2 3 (23.08%) Apache
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) HTTP
2 3 (23.08%) LDAP
2 3 (23.08%) VPN
2 3 (23.08%) SSL
2 3 (23.08%) Firewall
2 3 (23.08%) SSH
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) DB2
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (7.69%) Big Data
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (30.77%) SoapUI
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (23.08%) Selenium
2 3 (23.08%) TestComplete
3 2 (15.38%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (30.77%) Financial Institution
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
1 4 (30.77%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Tester
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Test Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Consultant
1 4 (30.77%) Test Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) QA Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Cyber Security Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Security Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Test Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior QA Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Designer
3 2 (15.38%) SOA Designer
4 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) REST
2 7 (53.85%) .NET
3 6 (46.15%) HTML
4 5 (38.46%) Middleware
5 4 (30.77%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 4 (30.77%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (30.77%) XML
5 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
6 3 (23.08%) JDBC
6 3 (23.08%) SPML
6 3 (23.08%) SailPoint
7 1 (7.69%) JSP
7 1 (7.69%) Servlets
7 1 (7.69%) Web Services
7 1 (7.69%) JMS
7 1 (7.69%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
2 3 (23.08%) AS400
2 3 (23.08%) PKI
2 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 3 (23.08%) iSeries
2 3 (23.08%) Algorithms
3 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.69%) Data Integration
4 1 (7.69%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) UNIX
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Android
2 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
3 1 (7.69%) AIX
3 1 (7.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Release Management
2 4 (30.77%) Integration Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Manual Testing
2 4 (30.77%) System Testing
2 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
2 4 (30.77%) Regression Testing
2 4 (30.77%) System Integration Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Information Security
3 3 (23.08%) SDLC
3 3 (23.08%) Analytics
3 3 (23.08%) Cyber Security
3 3 (23.08%) Identity Management
3 3 (23.08%) Data Security
3 3 (23.08%) Time Management
3 3 (23.08%) Ethical Hacking
3 3 (23.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (23.08%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (15.38%) SOA
5 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) C#
4 3 (23.08%) C++
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
2 3 (23.08%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 4 (30.77%) IBM
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) CA
3 3 (23.08%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (23.08%) Endeca
3 3 (23.08%) Google
3 3 (23.08%) Coremetrics
3 3 (23.08%) F5
3 3 (23.08%) Cyber-Ark
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco