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 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 55 28 81
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +53
Contract jobs citing SOAP 18 48 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.13% 5.06% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.00% 19.51% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 17 3
Median daily rate £525 £425 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% +25.92%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
200 246 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 23.67% 25.95% 20.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 130 143
Median daily rate £350 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 £15.00 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+233.33% -65.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

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
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 23 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
Milton Keynes -23 12 £525 +23.52% 1
SOAP
South East

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 30 (73.17%) Java
2 22 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (39.02%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (36.59%) Git (software)
4 15 (36.59%) SQL
5 14 (34.15%) JavaScript
5 14 (34.15%) Scrum
5 14 (34.15%) REST
6 11 (26.83%) Finance
6 11 (26.83%) IBM
6 11 (26.83%) J2EE
6 11 (26.83%) Jenkins
7 10 (24.39%) HTML
7 10 (24.39%) Web Services
7 10 (24.39%) XML
8 9 (21.95%) Oracle
8 9 (21.95%) TDD
9 8 (19.51%) AngularJS
10 7 (17.07%) CSS3
10 7 (17.07%) HTML5
10 7 (17.07%) ETL
10 7 (17.07%) WSDL
10 7 (17.07%) CSS
10 7 (17.07%) Linux
11 6 (14.63%) Unix
11 6 (14.63%) Middleware
11 6 (14.63%) WebSphere
11 6 (14.63%) Spring
11 6 (14.63%) Mobile App
11 6 (14.63%) Front End Development

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 6 (14.63%) WebSphere
2 4 (9.76%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (7.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.88%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.44%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) Firewall
2 4 (9.76%) HTTP
2 4 (9.76%) LDAP
2 4 (9.76%) SSL
3 2 (4.88%) Internet
4 1 (2.44%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.44%) Intranet
4 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (9.76%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (7.32%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.44%) Big Data
4 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (36.59%) Git (software)
2 11 (26.83%) Jenkins
3 4 (9.76%) Cucumber
3 4 (9.76%) Selenium
3 4 (9.76%) SoapUI
4 3 (7.32%) Introscope
5 2 (4.88%) Android Studio
5 2 (4.88%) Eclipse
5 2 (4.88%) Gradle
6 1 (2.44%) Calabash
6 1 (2.44%) Grunt
6 1 (2.44%) gulp
6 1 (2.44%) JIRA
6 1 (2.44%) JUnit
6 1 (2.44%) Maven
6 1 (2.44%) Mockito
6 1 (2.44%) SonarQube
General
1 11 (26.83%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Retail
3 2 (4.88%) Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 18 (43.90%) Developer
2 13 (31.71%) Architect
3 9 (21.95%) Integration Architect
4 7 (17.07%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (14.63%) Java Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Administrator
6 4 (9.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (9.76%) Web Architect
6 4 (9.76%) WebSphere Administrator
7 3 (7.32%) Angular Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Applications Architect
7 3 (7.32%) Data Architect
7 3 (7.32%) Data Integration Architect
7 3 (7.32%) HTML Developer
7 3 (7.32%) iOS Developer
7 3 (7.32%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (4.88%) HTML CSS Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Integration Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Web Applications Architect
8 2 (4.88%) XML Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (34.15%) REST
2 11 (26.83%) J2EE
3 10 (24.39%) HTML
3 10 (24.39%) Web Services
3 10 (24.39%) XML
4 8 (19.51%) AngularJS
5 7 (17.07%) CSS
5 7 (17.07%) CSS3
5 7 (17.07%) HTML5
5 7 (17.07%) WSDL
6 6 (14.63%) Middleware
6 6 (14.63%) Spring
7 5 (12.20%) JMS
8 4 (9.76%) Hibernate
8 4 (9.76%) JDBC
8 4 (9.76%) JNDI
8 4 (9.76%) jQuery
8 4 (9.76%) Node.js
8 4 (9.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (9.76%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Mobile App
2 4 (9.76%) Algorithms
2 4 (9.76%) Clustering
3 3 (7.32%) Data Integration
3 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.88%) IVR
4 2 (4.88%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.44%) DataPower
5 1 (2.44%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) Linux
2 6 (14.63%) Unix
3 3 (7.32%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.88%) Android
5 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (39.02%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (34.15%) Scrum
4 9 (21.95%) TDD
5 7 (17.07%) ETL
6 6 (14.63%) Front End Development
7 5 (12.20%) Automated Testing
7 5 (12.20%) Kanban
7 5 (12.20%) SOA
8 4 (9.76%) Benchmarking
8 4 (9.76%) EAI
8 4 (9.76%) Garbage Collection
8 4 (9.76%) TOGAF
8 4 (9.76%) Waterfall
9 3 (7.32%) BDD
9 3 (7.32%) High Availability
9 3 (7.32%) Mobile Development
9 3 (7.32%) MVVM
9 3 (7.32%) SDLC
9 3 (7.32%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 30 (73.17%) Java
2 15 (36.59%) SQL
3 14 (34.15%) JavaScript
4 5 (12.20%) Python
5 4 (9.76%) Bash Shell
5 4 (9.76%) Jython
5 4 (9.76%) Korn
6 3 (7.32%) Apple Swift
7 2 (4.88%) ActionScript
7 2 (4.88%) ActionScript 2.0
8 1 (2.44%) C#
8 1 (2.44%) Ruby
8 1 (2.44%) VB
8 1 (2.44%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
1 4 (9.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) CA Wily
1 4 (9.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (26.83%) IBM
2 9 (21.95%) Oracle
3 5 (12.20%) TIBCO
4 4 (9.76%) Avaya
4 4 (9.76%) Genesys
4 4 (9.76%) KANA
5 2 (4.88%) Apple
6 1 (2.44%) Axway