The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 45 51 85
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +34
Contract jobs citing SOAP 23 36 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.74% 3.00% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.75% 12.37% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 2
Median daily rate £525 £419 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.37% +29.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £360 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £451 £353
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +4.28%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
236 291 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 28.10% 24.21% 16.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 141 127
Median daily rate £350 £355 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £495 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 4
Median hourly rate £50.00 £16.25 £16.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+207.69% -0.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

SOAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Milton Keynes -1 18 £525 +23.52% 2
High Wycombe +5 1 £510 - 1
SOAP
South East

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 28 (62.22%) Java
2 20 (44.44%) IBM
3 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (40.00%) SQL
5 16 (35.56%) J2EE
6 15 (33.33%) Web Services
7 14 (31.11%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (28.89%) Scrum
9 12 (26.67%) Oracle
9 12 (26.67%) REST
10 11 (24.44%) JavaScript
10 11 (24.44%) Finance
10 11 (24.44%) WebSphere
11 10 (22.22%) Git (software)
11 10 (22.22%) ETL
11 10 (22.22%) XML
11 10 (22.22%) Jenkins
12 9 (20.00%) Garbage Collection
12 9 (20.00%) JDBC
12 9 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
12 9 (20.00%) Python
12 9 (20.00%) HTTP
12 9 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
12 9 (20.00%) Clustering
12 9 (20.00%) Jython
12 9 (20.00%) SSL
12 9 (20.00%) CA Wily
12 9 (20.00%) Bash Shell
12 9 (20.00%) Korn
12 9 (20.00%) JNDI

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 11 (24.44%) WebSphere
2 9 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.44%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.22%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.00%) HTTP
1 9 (20.00%) SSL
2 6 (13.33%) Firewall
3 4 (8.89%) LDAP
4 2 (4.44%) HTTPS
4 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.22%) Internet
5 1 (2.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (8.89%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.22%) Big Data
4 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 10 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 4 (8.89%) Cucumber
2 4 (8.89%) Introscope
2 4 (8.89%) Selenium
2 4 (8.89%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.22%) Android Studio
3 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.22%) Gradle
3 1 (2.22%) JUnit
3 1 (2.22%) Maven
3 1 (2.22%) Mockito
3 1 (2.22%) SonarQube
General
1 11 (24.44%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Retail
3 2 (4.44%) Banking
3 2 (4.44%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 17 (37.78%) Architect
2 14 (31.11%) Developer
3 13 (28.89%) Integration Architect
4 8 (17.78%) Administrator
4 8 (17.78%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (17.78%) WebSphere Administrator
5 6 (13.33%) Data Architect
5 6 (13.33%) Java Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Applications Architect
6 5 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
7 4 (8.89%) Data Integration Architect
7 4 (8.89%) Web Architect
8 3 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (6.67%) iOS Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Integration Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Middleware Architect
9 2 (4.44%) Team Leader
9 2 (4.44%) TIBCO Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Web Applications Architect
9 2 (4.44%) XML Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (35.56%) J2EE
2 15 (33.33%) Web Services
3 12 (26.67%) REST
4 10 (22.22%) XML
5 9 (20.00%) JDBC
5 9 (20.00%) JNDI
5 9 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
6 7 (15.56%) HTML
6 7 (15.56%) Middleware
7 6 (13.33%) Spring
8 5 (11.11%) AngularJS
8 5 (11.11%) CSS
8 5 (11.11%) CSS3
8 5 (11.11%) HTML5
8 5 (11.11%) JMS
9 4 (8.89%) jQuery
9 4 (8.89%) Node.js
9 4 (8.89%) React
9 4 (8.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (8.89%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Clustering
2 4 (8.89%) Algorithms
2 4 (8.89%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.67%) Data Integration
3 3 (6.67%) DataPower
3 3 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.44%) IVR
4 2 (4.44%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.22%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.78%) Linux
2 7 (15.56%) Unix
3 3 (6.67%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.44%) Windows
5 1 (2.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (31.11%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (28.89%) Scrum
4 10 (22.22%) ETL
5 9 (20.00%) Garbage Collection
6 8 (17.78%) High Availability
7 7 (15.56%) TOGAF
8 6 (13.33%) SOA
8 6 (13.33%) TDD
9 5 (11.11%) EAI
9 5 (11.11%) Front End Development
9 5 (11.11%) Kanban
10 4 (8.89%) Automated Testing
10 4 (8.89%) Benchmarking
10 4 (8.89%) Waterfall
11 3 (6.67%) CRM
11 3 (6.67%) Data Modelling
11 3 (6.67%) iOS Development
11 3 (6.67%) MVVM
11 3 (6.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 28 (62.22%) Java
2 18 (40.00%) SQL
3 11 (24.44%) JavaScript
4 9 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 9 (20.00%) Jython
4 9 (20.00%) Korn
4 9 (20.00%) Python
5 3 (6.67%) Apple Swift
6 2 (4.44%) ActionScript
6 2 (4.44%) ActionScript 2.0
7 1 (2.22%) C#
7 1 (2.22%) XPath
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) Active Directory
1 4 (8.89%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (20.00%) CA Wily
2 4 (8.89%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (44.44%) IBM
2 12 (26.67%) Oracle
3 5 (11.11%) TIBCO
4 4 (8.89%) Avaya
4 4 (8.89%) Genesys
4 4 (8.89%) KANA
5 2 (4.44%) Apple
6 1 (2.22%) Axway