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 29 January 2015 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 81 66 79
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +13
Contract jobs citing SOAP 37 32 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.85% 1.85% 0.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.40% 6.96% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 14 1
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£350 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £36.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.33%
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
578 460 302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 28.93% 26.60% 22.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 253 152
Average daily rate £350 £330 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -1.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 19 30
Average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £35.00 £24.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £42.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 2015. 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 -6 15 £363 +31.81% 6
Basingstoke -3 8 £343 -2.97% 1
Portsmouth -1 1 £328 -18.12% 2
Andover - 1 £350 - 1
Fareham - - - -
Petersfield - - - -
SOAP
South East

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 (77.22%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (64.56%) Web Services
3 41 (51.90%) Java
4 40 (50.63%) Scrum
4 40 (50.63%) RESTful
5 34 (43.04%) Continuous Integration
5 34 (43.04%) TDD
6 33 (41.77%) Subversion
7 28 (35.44%) HTTP
8 23 (29.11%) SOA
8 23 (29.11%) Git (software)
9 22 (27.85%) Apple iOS
9 22 (27.85%) Cocoa Touch
9 22 (27.85%) iOS Development
9 22 (27.85%) Cocoa
9 22 (27.85%) Objective-C
10 21 (26.58%) HTML
11 20 (25.32%) iPad
11 20 (25.32%) iPhone
12 19 (24.05%) Cucumber
12 19 (24.05%) Apple
13 18 (22.78%) Linux
13 18 (22.78%) Internet
14 17 (21.52%) Software Engineering
14 17 (21.52%) OO
14 17 (21.52%) Apache
14 17 (21.52%) XML
15 16 (20.25%) Open Source
15 16 (20.25%) Jenkins
16 15 (18.99%) BDD

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 (21.52%) Apache
2 7 (8.86%) WebSphere Application Server
2 7 (8.86%) WebSphere Process Server
2 7 (8.86%) WebSphere
2 7 (8.86%) Apache Solr
3 6 (7.59%) CMS
3 6 (7.59%) Tomcat
4 4 (5.06%) WordPress
4 4 (5.06%) Drupal
4 4 (5.06%) JBoss
5 3 (3.80%) OpenStack
6 2 (2.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (2.53%) Oracle Spatial
6 2 (2.53%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (3.80%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.86%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (8.86%) SaaS
2 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (35.44%) HTTP
2 18 (22.78%) Internet
3 7 (8.86%) SSL
4 1 (1.27%) SAN
4 1 (1.27%) CTI
4 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.27%) Network Security
4 1 (1.27%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.66%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (8.86%) MySQL
2 7 (8.86%) Relational Database
3 6 (7.59%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.53%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.53%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.27%) DB2
Development Applications
1 33 (41.77%) Subversion
2 23 (29.11%) Git (software)
3 19 (24.05%) Cucumber
4 16 (20.25%) Jenkins
5 15 (18.99%) Maven
6 10 (12.66%) Selenium
6 10 (12.66%) Eclipse
7 9 (11.39%) FitNesse
8 7 (8.86%) JUnit
8 7 (8.86%) JIRA
9 6 (7.59%) Mockito
9 6 (7.59%) SoapUI
9 6 (7.59%) SpecFlow
10 3 (3.80%) Ant
10 3 (3.80%) QUnit
11 2 (2.53%) Hudson
11 2 (2.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
12 1 (1.27%) Dreamweaver
12 1 (1.27%) Checkstyle
General
1 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
1 1 (1.27%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 54 (68.35%) Developer
2 19 (24.05%) iOS Developer
3 16 (20.25%) Java Developer
4 9 (11.39%) Architect
5 8 (10.13%) Mobile Developer
5 8 (10.13%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (10.13%) Software Engineer
6 7 (8.86%) PHP Developer
7 5 (6.33%) Analyst
8 4 (5.06%) Test Analyst
8 4 (5.06%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (5.06%) Senior Test Analyst
9 3 (3.80%) .NET Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Automation Test Analyst
9 3 (3.80%) Agile Test Analyst
9 3 (3.80%) Automation Analyst
10 2 (2.53%) UI Programmer
10 2 (2.53%) Designer
10 2 (2.53%) UI Developer
10 2 (2.53%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (64.56%) Web Services
2 40 (50.63%) RESTful
3 22 (27.85%) Cocoa Touch
3 22 (27.85%) Cocoa
4 21 (26.58%) HTML
5 17 (21.52%) XML
6 15 (18.99%) Spring
7 14 (17.72%) CSS
8 13 (16.46%) REST
9 11 (13.92%) jQuery
10 10 (12.66%) PostGIS
10 10 (12.66%) Ajax
10 10 (12.66%) .NET
11 9 (11.39%) JMS
11 9 (11.39%) WSDL
12 8 (10.13%) Hibernate
13 7 (8.86%) J2EE
13 7 (8.86%) Middleware
13 7 (8.86%) JSON
14 6 (7.59%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.32%) iPad
1 20 (25.32%) iPhone
2 16 (20.25%) Open Source
3 14 (17.72%) Mobile App
4 13 (16.46%) Client/Server
5 11 (13.92%) Data Structures
6 4 (5.06%) Algorithms
7 3 (3.80%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.53%) User Experience
9 1 (1.27%) Web 2.0
9 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (27.85%) Apple iOS
2 18 (22.78%) Linux
3 6 (7.59%) Windows
4 5 (6.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (6.33%) Debian
4 5 (6.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (6.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.53%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.27%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (77.22%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (50.63%) Scrum
3 34 (43.04%) Continuous Integration
3 34 (43.04%) TDD
4 23 (29.11%) SOA
5 22 (27.85%) iOS Development
6 17 (21.52%) Software Engineering
6 17 (21.52%) OO
7 15 (18.99%) BDD
8 14 (17.72%) Kanban
9 13 (16.46%) MVC
10 8 (10.13%) Web Development
10 8 (10.13%) ITIL
11 7 (8.86%) UML
11 7 (8.86%) Automated Testing
11 7 (8.86%) TOGAF
11 7 (8.86%) SysML
12 6 (7.59%) Portfolio Management
12 6 (7.59%) Release Management
12 6 (7.59%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (51.90%) Java
2 22 (27.85%) Objective-C
3 15 (18.99%) JavaScript
4 9 (11.39%) PHP
4 9 (11.39%) SQL
5 8 (10.13%) Ruby
6 6 (7.59%) C#
7 5 (6.33%) PHP5
8 3 (3.80%) Python
8 3 (3.80%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.80%) Groovy
9 2 (2.53%) C++
9 2 (2.53%) C
10 1 (1.27%) COBOL
10 1 (1.27%) Perl
10 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (11.39%) Security Cleared
2 8 (10.13%) Degree
3 3 (3.80%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.53%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.27%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.53%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (15.19%) Puppet
2 2 (2.53%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 19 (24.05%) Apple
2 10 (12.66%) VMware
3 9 (11.39%) Microsoft
4 7 (8.86%) IBM
5 6 (7.59%) Zend
5 6 (7.59%) Red Hat
5 6 (7.59%) Software AG
6 4 (5.06%) Oracle
7 3 (3.80%) NetApp
8 2 (2.53%) WSO2
8 2 (2.53%) ESRI
9 1 (1.27%) Hitachi
9 1 (1.27%) Adobe
Romsey, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + none
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Oxbridge Answers
Rate: Excellent market rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago