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 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 83 94 80
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -14
Contract jobs citing SOAP 21 31 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.06% 1.22% 1.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.57% 6.09% 8.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 28
Median daily rate £358 £400 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.62% +8.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £280 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £36.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+50.68% +14.06%

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
377 509 571
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 19.07% 20.06% 20.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 316 327
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 9
Median hourly rate £50.00 £37.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.13% +4.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +15.67%

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 February 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 February 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 +2 8 £331 -25.56% 5
Newbury - 2 - - 3
SOAP
South East

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 30 (68.18%) REST
2 24 (54.55%) Java
2 24 (54.55%) Web Services
3 20 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (40.91%) SQL
5 15 (34.09%) XML
5 15 (34.09%) SoapUI
6 13 (29.55%) CSS
7 12 (27.27%) JavaScript
8 11 (25.00%) SOA
8 11 (25.00%) Selenium
9 10 (22.73%) Scrum
10 9 (20.45%) C#
10 9 (20.45%) .NET
10 9 (20.45%) J2EE
10 9 (20.45%) OO
10 9 (20.45%) WebDriver
11 8 (18.18%) Git (software)
11 8 (18.18%) Oracle
11 8 (18.18%) HTML
11 8 (18.18%) Middleware
12 7 (15.91%) Linux
12 7 (15.91%) TDD
12 7 (15.91%) Java EE
12 7 (15.91%) Jenkins
13 6 (13.64%) CSS3
13 6 (13.64%) SDLC
13 6 (13.64%) JSON
13 6 (13.64%) Data Protection
13 6 (13.64%) HTML5

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 6 (13.64%) Apache
2 5 (11.36%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (9.09%) JBoss
3 4 (9.09%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle BPEL
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (4.55%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.55%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.27%) Anypoint
5 1 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.27%) Mule
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (4.55%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.55%) GitHub
2 2 (4.55%) SaaS
3 1 (2.27%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) Diameter Protocol
2 3 (6.82%) IMAP
2 3 (6.82%) LDAP
2 3 (6.82%) SMPP
2 3 (6.82%) SMTP
2 3 (6.82%) SNMP
3 2 (4.55%) HTTP
3 2 (4.55%) SMS
4 1 (2.27%) INAP
4 1 (2.27%) Intelligent Network
4 1 (2.27%) Internet
4 1 (2.27%) MVNO
4 1 (2.27%) SS7
4 1 (2.27%) Value-Added Service
4 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.55%) Data Mart
4 2 (4.55%) GIS
4 2 (4.55%) MySQL
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.27%) Big Data
5 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (34.09%) SoapUI
2 11 (25.00%) Selenium
3 9 (20.45%) WebDriver
4 8 (18.18%) Git (software)
5 7 (15.91%) Jenkins
6 5 (11.36%) Cucumber
7 4 (9.09%) MSTest
7 4 (9.09%) Visual Studio
8 3 (6.82%) Bitbucket
8 3 (6.82%) JMeter
8 3 (6.82%) Maven
9 2 (4.55%) Eclipse
9 2 (4.55%) IntelliJ
9 2 (4.55%) JIRA
9 2 (4.55%) JUnit
9 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (2.27%) FitNesse
10 1 (2.27%) LoadRunner
10 1 (2.27%) NUnit
General
1 5 (11.36%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (34.09%) Developer
2 10 (22.73%) Analyst
2 10 (22.73%) Test Analyst
3 9 (20.45%) Architect
4 7 (15.91%) Tester
5 5 (11.36%) Java Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Software Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) Software Test Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) Software Tester
7 3 (6.82%) Automation Test Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Automation Tester
7 3 (6.82%) Consultant
7 3 (6.82%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Messaging Architect
8 2 (4.55%) BPM Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Core Network Architect
8 2 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Full Stack Web Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Developer
8 2 (4.55%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (68.18%) REST
2 24 (54.55%) Web Services
3 15 (34.09%) XML
4 13 (29.55%) CSS
5 9 (20.45%) .NET
5 9 (20.45%) J2EE
6 8 (18.18%) HTML
6 8 (18.18%) Middleware
7 7 (15.91%) Java EE
8 6 (13.64%) CSS3
8 6 (13.64%) HTML5
8 6 (13.64%) JSON
8 6 (13.64%) Spring
9 5 (11.36%) AngularJS
9 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET
9 5 (11.36%) WCF
10 4 (9.09%) RESTful
10 4 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (9.09%) XSD
10 4 (9.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.27%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (25.00%) SOA
3 10 (22.73%) Scrum
4 9 (20.45%) OO
5 7 (15.91%) TDD
6 6 (13.64%) Data Protection
6 6 (13.64%) SDLC
6 6 (13.64%) Web Development
7 5 (11.36%) BDD
7 5 (11.36%) DevOps
8 4 (9.09%) Service Design
8 4 (9.09%) Test Automation
9 3 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (6.82%) CRM
9 3 (6.82%) Microservices
9 3 (6.82%) Migration
9 3 (6.82%) MVC
9 3 (6.82%) OOP
9 3 (6.82%) UML
Programming Languages
1 24 (54.55%) Java
2 18 (40.91%) SQL
3 12 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 9 (20.45%) C#
5 6 (13.64%) T-SQL
6 3 (6.82%) PHP
7 2 (4.55%) Perl
7 2 (4.55%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.55%) Python
7 2 (4.55%) Scala
8 1 (2.27%) Apex Code
8 1 (2.27%) C
8 1 (2.27%) Ruby
8 1 (2.27%) SOQL
8 1 (2.27%) SOSL
8 1 (2.27%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) ISEB
2 1 (2.27%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) logstash
2 2 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (4.55%) Kibana
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) Oracle
2 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (9.09%) TIBCO
4 3 (6.82%) Pega
4 3 (6.82%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.55%) Capita
5 2 (4.55%) IBM
6 1 (2.27%) HP
6 1 (2.27%) Informatica
6 1 (2.27%) MuleSoft
6 1 (2.27%) webMethods
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