The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 85 71 84
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +13
Contract jobs citing SOAP 39 30 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.79% 1.85% 1.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.34% 6.74% 4.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 29 15
Average daily rate
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£400 £310 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -29.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £263 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £400 £643
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +6.84%
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
531 445 624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 24.35% 27.45% 34.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 277 323
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £248 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 39
Average hourly rate £37.50 £32.25 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.27% -17.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.69 £23.13 £19.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £49.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 October 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. 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
Southampton +8 18 £400 +45.45% 3
Basingstoke -16 5 £375 +20.96% 2
Fareham - 1 - - 2
Portsmouth - - - - 5
Yateley - - - -
Farnborough - - - -
SOAP
South East

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 61 (74.39%) Web Services
2 58 (70.73%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (52.44%) Scrum
4 39 (47.56%) Java
5 35 (42.68%) RESTful
6 30 (36.59%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (36.59%) TDD
7 28 (34.15%) HTTP
8 27 (32.93%) Subversion
9 24 (29.27%) Objective-C
9 24 (29.27%) iOS Development
10 23 (28.05%) Apple iOS
10 23 (28.05%) Git (software)
11 22 (26.83%) iPhone
11 22 (26.83%) XML
12 21 (25.61%) Cocoa
12 21 (25.61%) Software Engineering
12 21 (25.61%) iPad
12 21 (25.61%) Cocoa Touch
13 19 (23.17%) Cucumber
13 19 (23.17%) Apple
14 17 (20.73%) Apache
14 17 (20.73%) Maven
14 17 (20.73%) Kanban
15 16 (19.51%) SQL
15 16 (19.51%) SOA
16 15 (18.29%) HTML
16 15 (18.29%) REST
17 14 (17.07%) JavaScript
17 14 (17.07%) Client/Server

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 17 (20.73%) Apache
2 8 (9.76%) WebSphere
2 8 (9.76%) Apache Solr
3 7 (8.54%) WebSphere Process Server
3 7 (8.54%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (6.10%) JBoss
4 5 (6.10%) Tomcat
4 5 (6.10%) CMS
5 4 (4.88%) Drupal
5 4 (4.88%) WordPress
6 3 (3.66%) Oracle Spatial
7 1 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (2.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (9.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (34.15%) HTTP
2 14 (17.07%) Internet
3 8 (9.76%) SSL
4 2 (2.44%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.22%) SAN
5 1 (1.22%) CTI
5 1 (1.22%) Network Security
5 1 (1.22%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.41%) MySQL
3 10 (12.20%) Relational Database
4 8 (9.76%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.22%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (32.93%) Subversion
2 23 (28.05%) Git (software)
3 19 (23.17%) Cucumber
4 17 (20.73%) Maven
5 12 (14.63%) SoapUI
5 12 (14.63%) Jenkins
6 11 (13.41%) SpecFlow
6 11 (13.41%) FitNesse
7 8 (9.76%) JIRA
7 8 (9.76%) Eclipse
8 6 (7.32%) Selenium
9 5 (6.10%) Ant
10 4 (4.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (4.88%) QUnit
11 3 (3.66%) Gradle
11 3 (3.66%) FindBugs
11 3 (3.66%) Hudson
11 3 (3.66%) JUnit
11 3 (3.66%) Checkstyle
12 2 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (1.22%) Finance
1 1 (1.22%) Aerospace
1 1 (1.22%) Military
Job Titles
1 49 (59.76%) Developer
2 19 (23.17%) iOS Developer
3 17 (20.73%) Architect
4 13 (15.85%) Software Engineer
4 13 (15.85%) Solutions Architect
5 11 (13.41%) Mobile Developer
6 8 (9.76%) Software Developer
7 7 (8.54%) Java Developer
7 7 (8.54%) PHP Developer
8 4 (4.88%) Analyst
8 4 (4.88%) Test Analyst
9 3 (3.66%) Integration Architect
9 3 (3.66%) Programmer
9 3 (3.66%) Test Engineer
9 3 (3.66%) Test Leader
10 2 (2.44%) PHP Web Developer
10 2 (2.44%) PHP Programmer
10 2 (2.44%) Senior Developer
10 2 (2.44%) Web Developer
10 2 (2.44%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (74.39%) Web Services
2 35 (42.68%) RESTful
3 22 (26.83%) XML
4 21 (25.61%) Cocoa
4 21 (25.61%) Cocoa Touch
5 15 (18.29%) REST
5 15 (18.29%) HTML
6 12 (14.63%) .NET
6 12 (14.63%) JMS
6 12 (14.63%) WSDL
7 11 (13.41%) Spring
8 10 (12.20%) Ajax
9 9 (10.98%) CSS
10 8 (9.76%) J2EE
10 8 (9.76%) JSON
10 8 (9.76%) PostGIS
11 7 (8.54%) Middleware
12 6 (7.32%) Spring MVC
12 6 (7.32%) jQuery
13 5 (6.10%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 22 (26.83%) iPhone
2 21 (25.61%) iPad
3 14 (17.07%) Client/Server
4 12 (14.63%) Mobile App
4 12 (14.63%) Data Structures
5 9 (10.98%) Algorithms
6 8 (9.76%) Open Source
7 3 (3.66%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.66%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.44%) Derivative
8 2 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (28.05%) Apple iOS
2 10 (12.20%) Linux
3 8 (9.76%) UNIX
3 8 (9.76%) Windows
4 7 (8.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (8.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (8.54%) Debian
4 7 (8.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.44%) SUSE
6 1 (1.22%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (70.73%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (52.44%) Scrum
3 30 (36.59%) Continuous Integration
3 30 (36.59%) TDD
4 24 (29.27%) iOS Development
5 21 (25.61%) Software Engineering
6 17 (20.73%) Kanban
7 16 (19.51%) SOA
8 13 (15.85%) OO
9 12 (14.63%) MVC
10 11 (13.41%) ITIL
11 9 (10.98%) UML
12 8 (9.76%) SysML
12 8 (9.76%) TOGAF
12 8 (9.76%) Test Automation
12 8 (9.76%) Test Strategy
13 7 (8.54%) OOP
13 7 (8.54%) Data Transformation
14 6 (7.32%) Portfolio Management
14 6 (7.32%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (47.56%) Java
2 24 (29.27%) Objective-C
3 16 (19.51%) SQL
4 14 (17.07%) JavaScript
5 9 (10.98%) Ruby
6 7 (8.54%) PHP
7 5 (6.10%) C#
7 5 (6.10%) PHP5
8 4 (4.88%) Python
8 4 (4.88%) C
9 3 (3.66%) T-SQL
9 3 (3.66%) Groovy
10 2 (2.44%) C++
11 1 (1.22%) Perl
11 1 (1.22%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (15.85%) Security Cleared
2 12 (14.63%) Degree
3 4 (4.88%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.66%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) QA
System Software
1 8 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (10.98%) Puppet
2 1 (1.22%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 19 (23.17%) Apple
2 14 (17.07%) VMware
3 9 (10.98%) Microsoft
4 8 (9.76%) Oracle
4 8 (9.76%) Red Hat
5 7 (8.54%) IBM
6 6 (7.32%) Software AG
6 6 (7.32%) Zend
7 5 (6.10%) ESRI
8 1 (1.22%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.22%) webMethods
8 1 (1.22%) Hitachi
8 1 (1.22%) Google
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £290 to £380 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Southampton
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £320 - £350 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 18 days ago