The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Hampshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 79 69 87
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +18
Contract jobs citing SOAP 41 35 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.98% 2.02% 0.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.54% 6.38% 2.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 29 6
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £560
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £290 £381
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £400 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 £50.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +28.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.03 £35.00 £32.10
% change year-on-year
+8.64% +9.03%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
544 549 484
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 26.25% 31.70% 28.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 321 259
Average daily rate £365 £341 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.03% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £251 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 33
Average hourly rate £37.50 £29.50 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.11% -23.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £23.13 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
SOAP
South East

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +13 24 £340 - 5
Basingstoke -3 1 £200 -40.74% 4
Fareham - - - - 1
Portsmouth - - - - 1
Winchester - - - -
Farnborough - - - - 2
Aldershot - - - -
SOAP
South East

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 60 (81.08%) Web Services
2 30 (40.54%) XML
3 29 (39.19%) Java
3 29 (39.19%) SQL
4 26 (35.14%) Scrum
5 24 (32.43%) .NET
5 24 (32.43%) SoapUI
6 21 (28.38%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (25.68%) SOA
8 17 (22.97%) Security Cleared
8 17 (22.97%) RESTful
9 16 (21.62%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (21.62%) Test Strategy
9 16 (21.62%) TDD
9 16 (21.62%) SQL Server
9 16 (21.62%) HTML
9 16 (21.62%) Objective-C
9 16 (21.62%) iOS Development
10 15 (20.27%) iPhone
11 14 (18.92%) Git (software)
11 14 (18.92%) Apple iOS
11 14 (18.92%) JavaScript
12 13 (17.57%) Cucumber
12 13 (17.57%) iPad
12 13 (17.57%) SC Cleared
12 13 (17.57%) Subversion
13 12 (16.22%) Software Engineering
13 12 (16.22%) Ruby
13 12 (16.22%) SpecFlow
13 12 (16.22%) Cocoa Touch

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 11 (14.86%) WebSphere
2 7 (9.46%) SharePoint
2 7 (9.46%) IIS
3 6 (8.11%) Apache
4 5 (6.76%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.70%) NetWeaver
5 2 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.35%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle Spatial
6 1 (1.35%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.35%) JCAPS
6 1 (1.35%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) MS Project
1 1 (1.35%) MS Office
1 1 (1.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.22%) HTTP
2 2 (2.70%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.70%) SSL
2 2 (2.70%) Internet
3 1 (1.35%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.35%) LDAP
3 1 (1.35%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.62%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.11%) MySQL
2 6 (8.11%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.35%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 24 (32.43%) SoapUI
2 14 (18.92%) Git (software)
3 13 (17.57%) Subversion
3 13 (17.57%) Cucumber
4 12 (16.22%) SpecFlow
5 7 (9.46%) Maven
6 6 (8.11%) Visual Studio
7 5 (6.76%) Ant
8 4 (5.41%) Eclipse
8 4 (5.41%) Jenkins
9 3 (4.05%) Selenium
10 2 (2.70%) FitNesse
10 2 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (2.70%) Checkstyle
10 2 (2.70%) Bugzilla
10 2 (2.70%) JUnit
10 2 (2.70%) QUnit
10 2 (2.70%) Gradle
10 2 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (2.70%) FindBugs
General
1 2 (2.70%) Finance
2 1 (1.35%) Military
2 1 (1.35%) Banking
2 1 (1.35%) Retail
2 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (54.05%) Developer
2 11 (14.86%) iOS Developer
3 9 (12.16%) Software Engineer
3 9 (12.16%) Architect
4 8 (10.81%) Analyst
4 8 (10.81%) Test Analyst
5 7 (9.46%) Classic ASP Developer
6 6 (8.11%) Mobile Developer
6 6 (8.11%) ASP Developer
6 6 (8.11%) Test Manager
6 6 (8.11%) Software Developer
6 6 (8.11%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (6.76%) Consultant
7 5 (6.76%) Java Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Test Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) Test Leader
9 3 (4.05%) Tester
10 2 (2.70%) Integration Architect
10 2 (2.70%) .NET Developer
10 2 (2.70%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (81.08%) Web Services
2 30 (40.54%) XML
3 24 (32.43%) .NET
4 17 (22.97%) RESTful
5 16 (21.62%) HTML
6 12 (16.22%) Cocoa
6 12 (16.22%) Cocoa Touch
7 11 (14.86%) Middleware
7 11 (14.86%) CSS
8 9 (12.16%) Spring
9 7 (9.46%) WinForms
9 7 (9.46%) Classic ASP
9 7 (9.46%) .NET Framework
10 6 (8.11%) REST
10 6 (8.11%) Spring MVC
10 6 (8.11%) XSD
10 6 (8.11%) JMS
11 5 (6.76%) WSDL
11 5 (6.76%) J2EE
11 5 (6.76%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.27%) iPhone
2 13 (17.57%) iPad
3 8 (10.81%) Client/Server
4 7 (9.46%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.70%) Derivative
5 2 (2.70%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.35%) HACMP
6 1 (1.35%) Clustering
6 1 (1.35%) DataPower
6 1 (1.35%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.92%) Apple iOS
2 12 (16.22%) Windows
3 10 (13.51%) UNIX
4 4 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.05%) Linux
5 3 (4.05%) Debian
6 2 (2.70%) SUSE
7 1 (1.35%) AIX
7 1 (1.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (35.14%) Scrum
2 21 (28.38%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (25.68%) SOA
4 16 (21.62%) TDD
4 16 (21.62%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (21.62%) Test Strategy
4 16 (21.62%) iOS Development
5 12 (16.22%) Software Engineering
6 11 (14.86%) Test Automation
7 10 (13.51%) Data Transformation
8 9 (12.16%) Integration Testing
8 9 (12.16%) Kanban
9 8 (10.81%) MVC
9 8 (10.81%) Test Scripting
10 5 (6.76%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (6.76%) User Stories
10 5 (6.76%) Web Application Development
11 4 (5.41%) ITIL
11 4 (5.41%) OO
12 3 (4.05%) UML
Programming Languages
1 29 (39.19%) Java
1 29 (39.19%) SQL
2 16 (21.62%) Objective-C
3 14 (18.92%) JavaScript
4 12 (16.22%) Ruby
5 5 (6.76%) C#
5 5 (6.76%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.70%) ABAP
6 2 (2.70%) XPath
6 2 (2.70%) C
6 2 (2.70%) SAPscript
7 1 (1.35%) Jython
7 1 (1.35%) PHP5
7 1 (1.35%) Groovy
7 1 (1.35%) ActionScript 2.0
7 1 (1.35%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.35%) Python
7 1 (1.35%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.35%) C++
7 1 (1.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (22.97%) Security Cleared
2 13 (17.57%) SC Cleared
3 7 (9.46%) Degree
4 1 (1.35%) ISEB
4 1 (1.35%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.35%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.05%) Puppet
2 2 (2.70%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.35%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.35%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (1.35%) CA SiteMinder
3 1 (1.35%) WMI
3 1 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (13.51%) Apple
2 9 (12.16%) Microsoft
3 8 (10.81%) Oracle
4 7 (9.46%) ESRI
4 7 (9.46%) VMware
5 3 (4.05%) Red Hat
5 3 (4.05%) JBoss
6 2 (2.70%) SAP
7 1 (1.35%) IBM
7 1 (1.35%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.35%) webMethods
7 1 (1.35%) Remedy
7 1 (1.35%) Google
7 1 (1.35%) Sun
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