The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 83 92 67
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -25
Contract jobs citing SOAP 24 29 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.24% 1.18% 2.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.88% 5.71% 10.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 28
Median daily rate £350 £361 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.11% -4.87%
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £373
% change year-on-year
+0.31% +7.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.25 £37.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +15.62%

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 Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
408 508 535
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.05% 20.63% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 299 307
Median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £280 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 6
Median hourly rate £50.00 £35.25 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.84% -0.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.60 £14.00 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £175.00 £39.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing SOAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

SOAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading 0 9 £350 -15.15% 5
Newbury +7 2 - - 2
Wokingham -4 2 £500 - 2
SOAP
South East

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SOAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 37 (64.91%) REST
2 34 (59.65%) Web Services
3 30 (52.63%) Java
4 24 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (38.60%) XML
6 20 (35.09%) SoapUI
7 19 (33.33%) SQL
8 18 (31.58%) C#
9 16 (28.07%) .NET
10 15 (26.32%) CSS
10 15 (26.32%) JSON
11 14 (24.56%) Selenium
11 14 (24.56%) JavaScript
11 14 (24.56%) SOA
12 13 (22.81%) HTML
12 13 (22.81%) Finance
12 13 (22.81%) Scrum
12 13 (22.81%) TDD
13 12 (21.05%) OO
14 11 (19.30%) Oracle
14 11 (19.30%) Git (software)
14 11 (19.30%) Team Foundation Server
14 11 (19.30%) WebDriver
15 10 (17.54%) SQL Server
15 10 (17.54%) Spring
16 9 (15.79%) Java EE
16 9 (15.79%) HTML5
17 8 (14.04%) MSTest
17 8 (14.04%) CSS3
17 8 (14.04%) Jenkins

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 7 (12.28%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (10.53%) JBoss
3 5 (8.77%) Apache
3 5 (8.77%) Tomcat
4 4 (7.02%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (7.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (5.26%) WebLogic
6 2 (3.51%) Oracle BPEL
6 2 (3.51%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.75%) CMS
7 1 (1.75%) Mule
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (1.75%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (3.51%) OpenText Process Suite
3 1 (1.75%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.26%) GitHub
2 3 (5.26%) SaaS
3 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.75%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) Diameter Protocol
1 2 (3.51%) HTTP
1 2 (3.51%) IMAP
1 2 (3.51%) Internet
1 2 (3.51%) LDAP
1 2 (3.51%) SMPP
1 2 (3.51%) SMTP
1 2 (3.51%) SNMP
2 1 (1.75%) PuTTY
2 1 (1.75%) SMS
2 1 (1.75%) SSL
2 1 (1.75%) Value-Added Service
2 1 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.54%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.02%) MySQL
2 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.51%) GIS
4 2 (3.51%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.75%) Big Data
5 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.75%) Hazelcast
5 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.75%) Redis
5 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (35.09%) SoapUI
2 14 (24.56%) Selenium
3 11 (19.30%) Git (software)
3 11 (19.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (19.30%) WebDriver
4 8 (14.04%) Jenkins
4 8 (14.04%) MSTest
5 6 (10.53%) JUnit
6 5 (8.77%) Cucumber
7 4 (7.02%) Eclipse
7 4 (7.02%) Visual Studio
8 3 (5.26%) IntelliJ
8 3 (5.26%) JMeter
8 3 (5.26%) Subversion
9 2 (3.51%) FitNesse
9 2 (3.51%) Grunt
9 2 (3.51%) Hudson
9 2 (3.51%) JIRA
9 2 (3.51%) Maven
9 2 (3.51%) Mockito
General
1 13 (22.81%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Legal
2 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (38.60%) Developer
2 13 (22.81%) Analyst
2 13 (22.81%) Test Analyst
3 8 (14.04%) Tester
4 7 (12.28%) Architect
5 6 (10.53%) Java Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Consultant
7 4 (7.02%) Automation Test Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) BizTalk Developer
7 4 (7.02%) C# Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Software Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Software Test Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Software Tester
8 3 (5.26%) Automation Tester
8 3 (5.26%) BizTalk Consultant
8 3 (5.26%) Manual Test Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Salesforce Developer
8 3 (5.26%) SOA Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Integration Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Messaging Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (64.91%) REST
2 34 (59.65%) Web Services
3 22 (38.60%) XML
4 16 (28.07%) .NET
5 15 (26.32%) CSS
5 15 (26.32%) JSON
6 13 (22.81%) HTML
7 10 (17.54%) Spring
8 9 (15.79%) HTML5
8 9 (15.79%) Java EE
9 8 (14.04%) ASP.NET
9 8 (14.04%) CSS3
9 8 (14.04%) J2EE
9 8 (14.04%) jQuery
9 8 (14.04%) WCF
10 7 (12.28%) AngularJS
10 7 (12.28%) Middleware
11 6 (10.53%) RESTful
11 6 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (10.53%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (7.02%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.75%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.02%) Linux
2 2 (3.51%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (24.56%) SOA
3 13 (22.81%) Scrum
3 13 (22.81%) TDD
4 12 (21.05%) OO
5 8 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (14.04%) SDLC
6 7 (12.28%) Data Protection
6 7 (12.28%) Unit Testing
7 6 (10.53%) BDD
7 6 (10.53%) DevOps
7 6 (10.53%) OOD
8 5 (8.77%) Automated Testing
8 5 (8.77%) MVC
8 5 (8.77%) Test Automation
8 5 (8.77%) Test Scripting
8 5 (8.77%) UML
8 5 (8.77%) Web Development
9 4 (7.02%) B2B
9 4 (7.02%) Business Activity Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 30 (52.63%) Java
2 19 (33.33%) SQL
3 18 (31.58%) C#
4 14 (24.56%) JavaScript
5 7 (12.28%) T-SQL
6 4 (7.02%) PHP
7 3 (5.26%) Apex Code
8 2 (3.51%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.51%) XPath
9 1 (1.75%) Perl
9 1 (1.75%) Python
9 1 (1.75%) Ruby
9 1 (1.75%) SOQL
9 1 (1.75%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) SC Cleared
1 5 (8.77%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.75%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) ISEB
2 1 (1.75%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) logstash
2 2 (3.51%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.51%) Kibana
Vendors
1 11 (19.30%) Oracle
2 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.02%) IBM
3 4 (7.02%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.51%) Capita
4 2 (3.51%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.51%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.75%) Informatica
5 1 (1.75%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.75%) Pega
5 1 (1.75%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.75%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.75%) webMethods
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £350 per day
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