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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 96 64 68
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +4
Contract jobs citing SOAP 20 58 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.02% 2.66% 2.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.80% 11.24% 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 41 33
Median daily rate £363 £375 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £550 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.88% +21.42%
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
526 516 551
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 26.85% 23.67% 26.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 328 313
Median daily rate £350 £365 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% -1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £465 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 16 10
Median hourly rate £45.00 £36.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.28% -14.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £21.25 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +12.92%

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 26 August 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 26 August 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
Portsmouth - 8 £288 - 4
Fareham - 2 £393 -
Southampton -2 1 £300 -16.66%
SOAP
South East

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 43 (69.35%) XML
2 30 (48.39%) SOA
3 26 (41.94%) REST
4 25 (40.32%) XSD
4 25 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (38.71%) WSDL
6 22 (35.48%) SoapUI
7 21 (33.87%) Oracle
8 20 (32.26%) Data Modelling
8 20 (32.26%) Web Services
9 19 (30.65%) JavaScript
9 19 (30.65%) Scrum
10 17 (27.42%) Java
11 16 (25.81%) Linux
11 16 (25.81%) JSON
12 15 (24.19%) Telecoms
13 14 (22.58%) PHP
13 14 (22.58%) SDLC
13 14 (22.58%) Test Strategy
14 13 (20.97%) Unix
14 13 (20.97%) QA
15 12 (19.35%) Subversion
16 11 (17.74%) OO PHP
16 11 (17.74%) MongoDB
16 11 (17.74%) NoSQL
16 11 (17.74%) MVC
16 11 (17.74%) CCNP
16 11 (17.74%) Cisco Certification
16 11 (17.74%) Apache
16 11 (17.74%) MySQL

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 11 (17.74%) Apache
2 6 (9.68%) Oracle Service Bus
3 5 (8.06%) JBoss
4 4 (6.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (3.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (3.23%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.61%) NetWeaver
6 1 (1.61%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.29%) Boomi
2 4 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.45%) iPaaS
3 3 (4.84%) AtomSphere
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.06%) HTTP
2 3 (4.84%) Internet
3 1 (1.61%) Firewall
3 1 (1.61%) SSH
3 1 (1.61%) SSL
3 1 (1.61%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.74%) MongoDB
1 11 (17.74%) MySQL
1 11 (17.74%) NoSQL
2 5 (8.06%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.61%) Big Data
4 1 (1.61%) DB2
4 1 (1.61%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.61%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 22 (35.48%) SoapUI
2 12 (19.35%) Subversion
3 11 (17.74%) PHPUnit
4 5 (8.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (8.06%) Jasmine
4 5 (8.06%) JIRA
5 4 (6.45%) Selenium
6 3 (4.84%) QUnit
7 2 (3.23%) Ant
7 2 (3.23%) JMeter
7 2 (3.23%) LoadRunner
7 2 (3.23%) Maven
8 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (24.19%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.61%) Electronics
2 1 (1.61%) Finance
2 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (43.55%) Developer
2 23 (37.10%) Designer
3 21 (33.87%) Solutions Designer
4 18 (29.03%) SOA Designer
5 17 (27.42%) SOA Solution Designer
6 13 (20.97%) Telecoms Designer
7 12 (19.35%) Architect
7 12 (19.35%) SOA Architect
7 12 (19.35%) Solutions Architect
7 12 (19.35%) Telecoms Architect
8 11 (17.74%) PHP Developer
9 6 (9.68%) Oracle Architect
9 6 (9.68%) Oracle SOA Architect
9 6 (9.68%) Oracle Solutions Architect
10 5 (8.06%) Analyst
10 5 (8.06%) Applications Support
10 5 (8.06%) Applications Support Analyst
10 5 (8.06%) Support Analyst
11 4 (6.45%) Java Developer
12 3 (4.84%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (69.35%) XML
2 26 (41.94%) REST
3 25 (40.32%) XSD
4 24 (38.71%) WSDL
5 20 (32.26%) Web Services
6 16 (25.81%) JSON
7 11 (17.74%) CakePHP
7 11 (17.74%) jQuery
7 11 (17.74%) LAMP
8 10 (16.13%) RESTful
9 8 (12.90%) HTML
9 8 (12.90%) Spring
9 8 (12.90%) Spring MVC
10 6 (9.68%) Dojo
11 5 (8.06%) Apache Camel
12 4 (6.45%) Node.js
13 3 (4.84%) AngularJS
13 3 (4.84%) JMS
13 3 (4.84%) Middleware
14 2 (3.23%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.84%) Data Integration
2 1 (1.61%) Algorithms
2 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.61%) Clustering
2 1 (1.61%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.61%) iPad
2 1 (1.61%) iPhone
2 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.61%) PKI
2 1 (1.61%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (25.81%) Linux
2 13 (20.97%) Unix
3 11 (17.74%) CentOS
3 11 (17.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.23%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (48.39%) SOA
2 25 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (32.26%) Data Modelling
4 19 (30.65%) Scrum
5 14 (22.58%) SDLC
5 14 (22.58%) Test Strategy
6 11 (17.74%) MVC
6 11 (17.74%) OO PHP
6 11 (17.74%) Unit Testing
7 8 (12.90%) TDD
8 7 (11.29%) Content Management
8 7 (11.29%) CRM
8 7 (11.29%) User Stories
9 5 (8.06%) Software Engineering
10 4 (6.45%) Performance Optimisation
11 3 (4.84%) API Development
11 3 (4.84%) API Integration
11 3 (4.84%) Data Analysis
11 3 (4.84%) Front End Development
11 3 (4.84%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 19 (30.65%) JavaScript
2 17 (27.42%) Java
3 14 (22.58%) PHP
4 11 (17.74%) SQL
5 3 (4.84%) C++
6 2 (3.23%) Apple Swift
6 2 (3.23%) Objective-C
6 2 (3.23%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.23%) Python
7 1 (1.61%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 11 (17.74%) CCNP
1 11 (17.74%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (6.45%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.84%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.61%) Degree
4 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (20.97%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (33.87%) Oracle
2 7 (11.29%) Dell
2 7 (11.29%) SAP
3 5 (8.06%) Splunk
4 4 (6.45%) Informatica
4 4 (6.45%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.84%) Sitecore
5 3 (4.84%) WSO2
6 2 (3.23%) Adobe
6 2 (3.23%) Apple
7 1 (1.61%) Capita
7 1 (1.61%) Citrix
7 1 (1.61%) F5
7 1 (1.61%) IBM
7 1 (1.61%) TIBCO