The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 86 87 96
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Contract jobs citing SOAP 38 44 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.55% 1.71% 1.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.21% 7.20% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 25 24
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £335 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £420 £414
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 - - £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.28 £46.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-25.48% +26.02%
SOAP
South East

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
527 611 575
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.48% 23.68% 18.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 336 228
Average daily rate £365 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £248 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 17
Average hourly rate £19.00 £36.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.22% +80.00%
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 Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough +5 16 £363 -4.91% 3
Reading +5 14 £450 +16.12% 2
Newbury - 4 £400 - 2
Maidenhead +3 2 £325 -26.76% 2
Bracknell +1 1 £275 -50.00% 1
Wokingham - 1 £370 -
Windsor - - - - 3
SOAP
South East

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 51 (60.00%) Java
2 37 (43.53%) XML
3 34 (40.00%) Web Services
4 33 (38.82%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (35.29%) .NET
6 28 (32.94%) Telecoms
7 26 (30.59%) J2EE
7 26 (30.59%) SOA
8 24 (28.24%) Linux
9 20 (23.53%) RESTful
10 18 (21.18%) JavaScript
10 18 (21.18%) MVC
11 17 (20.00%) Finance
11 17 (20.00%) HTML
11 17 (20.00%) Mobile App
12 16 (18.82%) REST
12 16 (18.82%) Salesforce.com
13 15 (17.65%) TDD
14 14 (16.47%) Scrum
14 14 (16.47%) Red Hat
14 14 (16.47%) UNIX
14 14 (16.47%) OO
15 13 (15.29%) CRM
15 13 (15.29%) SQL
15 13 (15.29%) SQL Server
15 13 (15.29%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (15.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 13 (15.29%) Git (software)
16 12 (14.12%) MySQL
17 11 (12.94%) DNS

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 9 (10.59%) WebSphere
2 8 (9.41%) Liferay
3 6 (7.06%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (5.88%) CMS
5 4 (4.71%) Drupal
5 4 (4.71%) Apache
6 3 (3.53%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.35%) WordPress
7 2 (2.35%) IIS
7 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.18%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (1.18%) Confluence
8 1 (1.18%) MS Exchange
8 1 (1.18%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (2.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (7.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.88%) Force.com
2 4 (4.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.94%) DNS
2 10 (11.76%) Internet
3 2 (2.35%) LDAP
3 2 (2.35%) SDH
3 2 (2.35%) INAP
3 2 (2.35%) MPLS
3 2 (2.35%) Ethernet
3 2 (2.35%) HTTP
3 2 (2.35%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.18%) NAS
4 1 (1.18%) SCTP
4 1 (1.18%) M3UA
4 1 (1.18%) VoLTE
4 1 (1.18%) SAN
4 1 (1.18%) SS7
4 1 (1.18%) SMPP
4 1 (1.18%) TCAP
4 1 (1.18%) ISUP
4 1 (1.18%) SCCP
4 1 (1.18%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.29%) SQL Server
2 12 (14.12%) MySQL
3 5 (5.88%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.71%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.71%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.18%) Big Data
6 1 (1.18%) DB2
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.18%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 13 (15.29%) Git (software)
2 8 (9.41%) SoapUI
2 8 (9.41%) Jenkins
2 8 (9.41%) Subversion
3 5 (5.88%) Eclipse
3 5 (5.88%) JUnit
3 5 (5.88%) JMeter
4 4 (4.71%) NUnit
4 4 (4.71%) JIRA
4 4 (4.71%) Visual Studio
4 4 (4.71%) Ant
4 4 (4.71%) Mercurial
5 3 (3.53%) Zephyr
6 2 (2.35%) Maven
6 2 (2.35%) Toad
6 2 (2.35%) JBehave
7 1 (1.18%) Hudson
7 1 (1.18%) Mockito
7 1 (1.18%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.18%) Robotium
General
1 28 (32.94%) Telecoms
2 17 (20.00%) Finance
3 9 (10.59%) Banking
4 7 (8.24%) Marketing
5 6 (7.06%) Electronics
5 6 (7.06%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.18%) Back Office
6 1 (1.18%) Advertising
6 1 (1.18%) Retail
6 1 (1.18%) Billing
Job Titles
1 41 (48.24%) Developer
2 14 (16.47%) Architect
3 12 (14.12%) Analyst
4 11 (12.94%) Java Developer
5 9 (10.59%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (9.41%) Senior Developer
7 7 (8.24%) Project Engineer
8 6 (7.06%) Business Analyst
8 6 (7.06%) Salesforce.com Developer
9 5 (5.88%) PHP Developer
10 4 (4.71%) UI Developer
10 4 (4.71%) Software Developer
10 4 (4.71%) Software Engineer
10 4 (4.71%) Web Developer
10 4 (4.71%) Agile Java Developer
10 4 (4.71%) UI Programmer
11 3 (3.53%) Agile Business Analyst
11 3 (3.53%) Designer
11 3 (3.53%) Consultant
11 3 (3.53%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (43.53%) XML
2 34 (40.00%) Web Services
3 30 (35.29%) .NET
4 26 (30.59%) J2EE
5 20 (23.53%) RESTful
6 17 (20.00%) HTML
7 16 (18.82%) REST
8 11 (12.94%) jQuery
9 8 (9.41%) Spring
9 8 (9.41%) WCF
10 7 (8.24%) CSS
10 7 (8.24%) Ajax
11 6 (7.06%) Middleware
12 5 (5.88%) Visualforce
12 5 (5.88%) JSON
12 5 (5.88%) Hibernate
13 4 (4.71%) CodeIgniter
13 4 (4.71%) .NET Framework
13 4 (4.71%) JMS
13 4 (4.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 9 (10.59%) Open Source
3 6 (7.06%) DTV
4 5 (5.88%) Mobile Computing
5 4 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.71%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.35%) Graphic Design
6 2 (2.35%) User Experience
6 2 (2.35%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.18%) iPad
7 1 (1.18%) W3C
7 1 (1.18%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.18%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.18%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.18%) Derivative
7 1 (1.18%) GIS
7 1 (1.18%) Handset
7 1 (1.18%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 24 (28.24%) Linux
2 14 (16.47%) UNIX
3 13 (15.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (11.76%) Solaris
5 9 (10.59%) Android
5 9 (10.59%) Apple iOS
6 6 (7.06%) Windows
7 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (3.53%) Debian
8 1 (1.18%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.18%) AIX
8 1 (1.18%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.18%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (38.82%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (30.59%) SOA
3 18 (21.18%) MVC
4 15 (17.65%) TDD
5 14 (16.47%) Scrum
5 14 (16.47%) OO
6 13 (15.29%) CRM
6 13 (15.29%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (12.94%) Pair Programming
8 10 (11.76%) E-Commerce
9 9 (10.59%) Software Engineering
10 8 (9.41%) Migration
10 8 (9.41%) Data Migration
10 8 (9.41%) Unit Testing
11 7 (8.24%) B2B
11 7 (8.24%) OOP
12 6 (7.06%) Programme Management
12 6 (7.06%) Validation
12 6 (7.06%) E-business
12 6 (7.06%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 51 (60.00%) Java
2 18 (21.18%) JavaScript
3 13 (15.29%) SQL
4 11 (12.94%) Perl
5 10 (11.76%) Groovy
6 9 (10.59%) Scala
7 8 (9.41%) PHP
8 7 (8.24%) C#
9 5 (5.88%) Apex Code
9 5 (5.88%) SOQL
9 5 (5.88%) SOSL
9 5 (5.88%) T-SQL
10 4 (4.71%) PHP5
11 3 (3.53%) PL/SQL
12 2 (2.35%) VB
12 2 (2.35%) Python
12 2 (2.35%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.18%) BeanShell
13 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (10.59%) CCNA
1 9 (10.59%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (10.59%) JNCIA
2 7 (8.24%) RHCE
3 4 (4.71%) Degree
4 3 (3.53%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.53%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.35%) ISEB
5 2 (2.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.06%) QA
System Software
1 10 (11.76%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (18.82%) Salesforce.com
2 14 (16.47%) Red Hat
3 11 (12.94%) Siebel
4 10 (11.76%) Redknee
4 10 (11.76%) Citrix
4 10 (11.76%) Sun
5 9 (10.59%) Juniper
5 9 (10.59%) Cisco
5 9 (10.59%) Microsoft
5 9 (10.59%) SAP
6 7 (8.24%) Oracle
7 3 (3.53%) Zend
7 3 (3.53%) Metastorm
8 2 (2.35%) Cramer
8 2 (2.35%) MetaSolv
8 2 (2.35%) BEA
8 2 (2.35%) HP
9 1 (1.18%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.18%) Pega
9 1 (1.18%) IBM
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