The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 78 87 87
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Contract jobs citing SOAP 42 30 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.04% 1.45% 1.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.81% 7.54% 6.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 25 13
Median daily rate £405 £400 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +26.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £470 £359
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.14 £36.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
-13.51% -17.71%
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 Hampshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
477 398 515
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 23.17% 19.19% 26.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 250 288
Median daily rate £360 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £278 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 4 17
Median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -38.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire 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 Hampshire

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

SOAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Hook - 19 £465 -
Winchester 0 7 £340 -17.57%
Fareham - 4 £360 - 1
Portsmouth -5 3 £288 -23.33%
Basingstoke -14 2 £375 -16.66% 9
Southampton -3 1 £425 +14.03% 1
SOAP
South East

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 44 (56.41%) SOA
2 43 (55.13%) Oracle
3 40 (51.28%) XML
4 32 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (38.46%) XSD
5 30 (38.46%) WSDL
6 29 (37.18%) Web Services
7 28 (35.90%) Java
8 27 (34.62%) SoapUI
9 26 (33.33%) Scrum
10 23 (29.49%) Data Modelling
11 21 (26.92%) REST
12 19 (24.36%) Test Strategy
13 16 (20.51%) Telecoms
13 16 (20.51%) UML
14 15 (19.23%) JavaScript
14 15 (19.23%) MVC
14 15 (19.23%) SDLC
15 14 (17.95%) Oracle Service Bus
15 14 (17.95%) Spring
15 14 (17.95%) Linux
16 13 (16.67%) JMS
16 13 (16.67%) Security Cleared
17 12 (15.38%) SC Cleared
17 12 (15.38%) RESTful
17 12 (15.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 12 (15.38%) HTML
17 12 (15.38%) J2EE
18 11 (14.10%) MySQL
18 11 (14.10%) EJB

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 14 (17.95%) Oracle Service Bus
2 12 (15.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 8 (10.26%) Tomcat
4 6 (7.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 6 (7.69%) Apache
4 6 (7.69%) JBoss
5 4 (5.13%) Node.js
6 3 (3.85%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.56%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.28%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.28%) CMS
8 1 (1.28%) Drupal
8 1 (1.28%) nginx
8 1 (1.28%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 6 (7.69%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.28%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.97%) Boomi
2 4 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.13%) iPaaS
3 3 (3.85%) AtomSphere
4 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.26%) HTTP
2 4 (5.13%) Internet
3 2 (2.56%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.28%) DMZ
4 1 (1.28%) Firewall
4 1 (1.28%) SSH
4 1 (1.28%) SSL
4 1 (1.28%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.10%) MySQL
2 9 (11.54%) Relational Database
3 6 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (6.41%) Oracle Database
4 5 (6.41%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (3.85%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.85%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.85%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.28%) DB2
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.28%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 27 (34.62%) SoapUI
2 7 (8.97%) Jasmine
2 7 (8.97%) Maven
3 6 (7.69%) JIRA
4 5 (6.41%) CruiseControl
4 5 (6.41%) Subversion
5 3 (3.85%) Eclipse
5 3 (3.85%) PHPUnit
6 2 (2.56%) QUnit
6 2 (2.56%) Selenium
7 1 (1.28%) Ant
7 1 (1.28%) JUnit
7 1 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (20.51%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.85%) Finance
2 3 (3.85%) Marketing
3 2 (2.56%) Electronics
3 2 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (50.00%) Developer
2 33 (42.31%) Designer
3 28 (35.90%) Solutions Designer
4 22 (28.21%) SOA Designer
5 21 (26.92%) SOA Solution Designer
6 18 (23.08%) Java Developer
7 13 (16.67%) Telecoms Designer
8 12 (15.38%) Architect
8 12 (15.38%) SOA Architect
8 12 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
8 12 (15.38%) Telecoms Architect
9 7 (8.97%) PHP Developer
10 6 (7.69%) Oracle Architect
10 6 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Architect
10 6 (7.69%) Oracle Solutions Architect
10 6 (7.69%) SC Cleared Java Developer
11 5 (6.41%) J2EE Developer
11 5 (6.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 3 (3.85%) Applications Developer
12 3 (3.85%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (51.28%) XML
2 30 (38.46%) WSDL
2 30 (38.46%) XSD
3 29 (37.18%) Web Services
4 21 (26.92%) REST
5 14 (17.95%) Spring
6 13 (16.67%) JMS
7 12 (15.38%) HTML
7 12 (15.38%) J2EE
7 12 (15.38%) RESTful
8 11 (14.10%) EJB
9 10 (12.82%) Middleware
10 9 (11.54%) Spring MVC
11 8 (10.26%) jQuery
12 7 (8.97%) Hibernate
12 7 (8.97%) XSL
13 6 (7.69%) Apache Flex
13 6 (7.69%) JSON
13 6 (7.69%) LAMP
13 6 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.85%) Data Integration
2 2 (2.56%) NGOSS
2 2 (2.56%) User Experience
3 1 (1.28%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.28%) Clustering
3 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.28%) EPoS
3 1 (1.28%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.95%) Linux
2 10 (12.82%) Windows
3 5 (6.41%) Unix
4 4 (5.13%) Android
4 4 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.85%) CentOS
6 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.28%) Debian
7 1 (1.28%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (56.41%) SOA
2 32 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (33.33%) Scrum
4 23 (29.49%) Data Modelling
5 19 (24.36%) Test Strategy
6 16 (20.51%) UML
7 15 (19.23%) MVC
7 15 (19.23%) SDLC
8 8 (10.26%) CRM
9 7 (8.97%) Content Management
9 7 (8.97%) TDD
9 7 (8.97%) User Stories
10 6 (7.69%) OO
10 6 (7.69%) Process Management
11 5 (6.41%) Configuration Management
11 5 (6.41%) Front End Development
11 5 (6.41%) OO PHP
11 5 (6.41%) Software Engineering
12 4 (5.13%) Business Activity Monitoring
12 4 (5.13%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 28 (35.90%) Java
2 15 (19.23%) JavaScript
3 10 (12.82%) PHP
4 6 (7.69%) SQL
5 3 (3.85%) C#
6 2 (2.56%) C
6 2 (2.56%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.28%) C++
7 1 (1.28%) Groovy
7 1 (1.28%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 13 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 12 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.85%) CCNP
3 3 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.56%) Degree
5 1 (1.28%) ISEB
5 1 (1.28%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.54%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.56%) HP SiteScope
1 2 (2.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 43 (55.13%) Oracle
2 11 (14.10%) Adobe
3 8 (10.26%) SAP
4 7 (8.97%) Dell
5 6 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 4 (5.13%) Informatica
7 3 (3.85%) Sitecore
7 3 (3.85%) WSO2
7 3 (3.85%) Xamarin
8 2 (2.56%) CA
8 2 (2.56%) EMC
8 2 (2.56%) HP
8 2 (2.56%) NetScout
8 2 (2.56%) webMethods
8 2 (2.56%) Zend
9 1 (1.28%) F5
9 1 (1.28%) IBM
9 1 (1.28%) Red Hat