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 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 93 72 82
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +10
Contract jobs citing SOAP 29 27 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.35% 1.69% 1.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.77% 6.16% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 7
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£375 £350 £483
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -27.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £240 £432
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £400 £653
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £368
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Average hourly rate - £36.00 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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
503 438 500
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 23.47% 27.41% 30.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 244 262
Average daily rate £350 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £418 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 37
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.84 £35.00 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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 26 November 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 26 November 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 0 12 £375 +36.36% 3
Basingstoke -3 3 £375 +50.00% 2
Fareham - 1 - - 2
Portsmouth - - - -
Yateley - - - -
Farnborough - - - -
SOAP
South East

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 (79.22%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (67.53%) Web Services
3 43 (55.84%) Scrum
4 39 (50.65%) Java
5 33 (42.86%) RESTful
6 30 (38.96%) TDD
7 29 (37.66%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (35.06%) HTTP
9 26 (33.77%) Subversion
10 23 (29.87%) Software Engineering
10 23 (29.87%) Objective-C
10 23 (29.87%) iOS Development
11 22 (28.57%) Apple iOS
11 22 (28.57%) Git (software)
12 21 (27.27%) iPhone
12 21 (27.27%) XML
13 20 (25.97%) Cocoa
13 20 (25.97%) Cocoa Touch
13 20 (25.97%) iPad
13 20 (25.97%) Cucumber
14 18 (23.38%) Apple
15 17 (22.08%) SOA
16 16 (20.78%) SQL
16 16 (20.78%) .NET
16 16 (20.78%) Maven
16 16 (20.78%) REST
16 16 (20.78%) Kanban
17 15 (19.48%) MVC
18 14 (18.18%) HTML
18 14 (18.18%) OO

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 13 (16.88%) Apache
2 8 (10.39%) WebSphere
3 7 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (9.09%) WebSphere Process Server
3 7 (9.09%) Apache Solr
4 6 (7.79%) JBoss
5 5 (6.49%) CMS
6 4 (5.19%) Drupal
6 4 (5.19%) WordPress
7 3 (3.90%) Tomcat
7 3 (3.90%) Oracle Spatial
8 1 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.09%) SaaS
1 7 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (35.06%) HTTP
2 13 (16.88%) Internet
3 8 (10.39%) SSL
4 2 (2.60%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.30%) CTI
5 1 (1.30%) SAN
5 1 (1.30%) Network Security
5 1 (1.30%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.99%) Relational Database
2 9 (11.69%) SQL Server
3 8 (10.39%) MySQL
4 7 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.90%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.30%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.30%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 26 (33.77%) Subversion
2 22 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 20 (25.97%) Cucumber
4 16 (20.78%) Maven
5 14 (18.18%) SoapUI
6 13 (16.88%) SpecFlow
7 10 (12.99%) FitNesse
7 10 (12.99%) Jenkins
8 7 (9.09%) Eclipse
8 7 (9.09%) JIRA
9 6 (7.79%) Selenium
10 5 (6.49%) Ant
11 4 (5.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (5.19%) QUnit
12 3 (3.90%) JUnit
12 3 (3.90%) Checkstyle
12 3 (3.90%) FindBugs
12 3 (3.90%) Gradle
12 3 (3.90%) Hudson
13 2 (2.60%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (1.30%) Military
1 1 (1.30%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 48 (62.34%) Developer
2 19 (24.68%) iOS Developer
3 12 (15.58%) Software Engineer
4 11 (14.29%) Architect
4 11 (14.29%) Mobile Developer
5 8 (10.39%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (10.39%) Java Developer
6 7 (9.09%) Analyst
6 7 (9.09%) Test Analyst
6 7 (9.09%) PHP Developer
7 4 (5.19%) Senior Test Analyst
7 4 (5.19%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (5.19%) Software Developer
8 3 (3.90%) Integration Architect
8 3 (3.90%) Programmer
8 3 (3.90%) Agile Test Analyst
8 3 (3.90%) Automation Analyst
8 3 (3.90%) Test Leader
8 3 (3.90%) Test Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (67.53%) Web Services
2 33 (42.86%) RESTful
3 21 (27.27%) XML
4 20 (25.97%) Cocoa
4 20 (25.97%) Cocoa Touch
5 16 (20.78%) .NET
5 16 (20.78%) REST
6 14 (18.18%) HTML
7 12 (15.58%) JMS
7 12 (15.58%) WSDL
8 9 (11.69%) Ajax
8 9 (11.69%) Spring
8 9 (11.69%) JSON
9 8 (10.39%) jQuery
9 8 (10.39%) CSS
10 7 (9.09%) Middleware
10 7 (9.09%) J2EE
10 7 (9.09%) PostGIS
10 7 (9.09%) Spring MVC
11 6 (7.79%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (27.27%) iPhone
2 20 (25.97%) iPad
3 13 (16.88%) Client/Server
4 11 (14.29%) Mobile App
4 11 (14.29%) Data Structures
5 8 (10.39%) Algorithms
6 7 (9.09%) Open Source
7 3 (3.90%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.90%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.60%) User Experience
8 2 (2.60%) Derivative
9 1 (1.30%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 22 (28.57%) Apple iOS
2 10 (12.99%) Linux
3 8 (10.39%) Windows
4 7 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (9.09%) Debian
4 7 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.90%) UNIX
6 2 (2.60%) SUSE
7 1 (1.30%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (79.22%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (55.84%) Scrum
3 30 (38.96%) TDD
4 29 (37.66%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (29.87%) Software Engineering
5 23 (29.87%) iOS Development
6 17 (22.08%) SOA
7 16 (20.78%) Kanban
8 15 (19.48%) MVC
9 14 (18.18%) OO
10 11 (14.29%) ITIL
11 10 (12.99%) Test Strategy
12 9 (11.69%) UML
12 9 (11.69%) BDD
12 9 (11.69%) Test Automation
13 8 (10.39%) TOGAF
13 8 (10.39%) SysML
14 7 (9.09%) OOP
15 6 (7.79%) Test Management
15 6 (7.79%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (50.65%) Java
2 23 (29.87%) Objective-C
3 16 (20.78%) SQL
4 13 (16.88%) JavaScript
5 11 (14.29%) Ruby
6 7 (9.09%) C#
6 7 (9.09%) PHP
7 5 (6.49%) PHP5
8 4 (5.19%) C
8 4 (5.19%) Python
9 3 (3.90%) T-SQL
9 3 (3.90%) Groovy
10 2 (2.60%) C++
11 1 (1.30%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.30%) Perl
11 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (11.69%) Degree
1 9 (11.69%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.90%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.19%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (23.38%) Apple
2 10 (12.99%) Microsoft
3 8 (10.39%) VMware
3 8 (10.39%) Red Hat
4 7 (9.09%) IBM
4 7 (9.09%) ESRI
5 6 (7.79%) Zend
5 6 (7.79%) Software AG
6 5 (6.49%) Oracle
7 1 (1.30%) webMethods
7 1 (1.30%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.30%) Hitachi
7 1 (1.30%) Google
Romsey, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £225 - £300 per day + none
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Basingstoke
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £290 - £380 per day
Posted: 25 days ago