The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 72 52 60
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +8
Contract jobs citing SOAP 16 26 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.31% 2.49% 0.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.73% 10.24% 4.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 3
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£450 £342 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.67% -19.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £325 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £664 £493 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.33%
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
279 254 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 22.78% 24.33% 17.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 153 82
Average daily rate £338 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £258 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Average hourly rate - £15.97 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -29.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. 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
Milton Keynes -16 15 £450 +25.52% 4
SOAP
South East

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 15 (75.00%) Web Services
2 12 (60.00%) SQL
2 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (45.00%) .NET
3 9 (45.00%) Oracle
4 8 (40.00%) Clustering
5 7 (35.00%) Middleware
5 7 (35.00%) REST
6 6 (30.00%) HTTPS
6 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (30.00%) Finance
6 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
7 5 (25.00%) XML
7 5 (25.00%) J2EE
7 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (25.00%) WebSphere
8 4 (20.00%) Korn
8 4 (20.00%) Asset Management
8 4 (20.00%) JNDI
8 4 (20.00%) High Availability
8 4 (20.00%) CA Wily
8 4 (20.00%) Akamai
8 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
8 4 (20.00%) MySQL
8 4 (20.00%) JDBC
8 4 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (20.00%) C#
8 4 (20.00%) HTML
8 4 (20.00%) Windows
8 4 (20.00%) Python

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 5 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (5.00%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) HTTPS
1 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (20.00%) HTTP
2 4 (20.00%) SSL
3 3 (15.00%) Firewall
4 1 (5.00%) X.500
4 1 (5.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) MySQL
2 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Introscope
2 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.00%) NUnit
3 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Automotive
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Architect
2 7 (35.00%) Developer
3 4 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Systems Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Security Architect
5 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Security Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Digital Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Lead Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Agile .NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (75.00%) Web Services
2 9 (45.00%) .NET
3 7 (35.00%) Middleware
3 7 (35.00%) REST
4 5 (25.00%) XML
4 5 (25.00%) J2EE
5 4 (20.00%) JNDI
5 4 (20.00%) JDBC
5 4 (20.00%) HTML
5 4 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (15.00%) HTML5
7 2 (10.00%) jQuery
8 1 (5.00%) SAML
8 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
8 1 (5.00%) WinForms
8 1 (5.00%) JMS
8 1 (5.00%) WSDL
8 1 (5.00%) XSD
8 1 (5.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Clustering
2 3 (15.00%) SCADA
3 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) UNIX
2 3 (15.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Phone
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 4 (20.00%) High Availability
2 4 (20.00%) SOA
2 4 (20.00%) ETL
2 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (15.00%) Information Security
3 3 (15.00%) Security Architecture
3 3 (15.00%) Cyber Security
3 3 (15.00%) SABSA
3 3 (15.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (10.00%) EAI
4 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.00%) MVC
5 1 (5.00%) Scrum
5 1 (5.00%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (5.00%) OOD
5 1 (5.00%) UML
5 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) Korn
2 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (20.00%) C#
2 4 (20.00%) Python
2 4 (20.00%) Jython
3 2 (10.00%) Java
3 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.00%) XQuery
4 1 (5.00%) XAML
4 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) CISSP
1 3 (15.00%) CISM
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) CISMP
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.00%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Oracle
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (20.00%) Akamai
3 4 (20.00%) IBM
3 4 (20.00%) TIBCO
4 1 (5.00%) Adobe
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