The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 41 66 63
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -3
Contract jobs citing SOAP 22 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.31% 1.34% 0.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.94% 6.81% 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 4
Median daily rate £438 £320 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.71% -12.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £314 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £376
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.88% +21.42%
SOAP
Buckinghamshire

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 Milton Keynes region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
138 191 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 20.78% 19.75% 19.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 114 110
Median daily rate £363 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £438 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £367 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +4.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SOAP across the Milton Keynes region.

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

SOAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 29 (67.44%) IBM
2 22 (51.16%) SQL
3 20 (46.51%) Java
4 19 (44.19%) WebSphere
5 17 (39.53%) Web Services
6 15 (34.88%) J2EE
7 13 (30.23%) WebSphere MQ
7 13 (30.23%) SSL
7 13 (30.23%) Finance
8 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (27.91%) JavaScript
9 11 (25.58%) Oracle
9 11 (25.58%) WebSphere Application Server
9 11 (25.58%) XML
9 11 (25.58%) JDBC
9 11 (25.58%) Python
9 11 (25.58%) HTTP
9 11 (25.58%) JNDI
9 11 (25.58%) Clustering
9 11 (25.58%) Jython
9 11 (25.58%) Korn
9 11 (25.58%) CA Wily
9 11 (25.58%) Bash Shell
9 11 (25.58%) High Availability
9 11 (25.58%) Garbage Collection
10 10 (23.26%) REST
10 10 (23.26%) jQuery
10 10 (23.26%) ETL
10 10 (23.26%) .NET
11 9 (20.93%) C#

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 19 (44.19%) WebSphere
2 11 (25.58%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (11.63%) IIS
4 4 (9.30%) Apache
5 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.65%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.30%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.23%) SSL
2 11 (25.58%) HTTP
3 7 (16.28%) LDAP
4 5 (11.63%) Firewall
5 4 (9.30%) SMTP
6 2 (4.65%) HTTPS
6 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.98%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.33%) Big Data
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Introscope
2 4 (9.30%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.98%) Cucumber
3 3 (6.98%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.98%) Selenium
3 3 (6.98%) SoapUI
General
1 13 (30.23%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Banking
3 3 (6.98%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (39.53%) Developer
2 13 (30.23%) Architect
3 11 (25.58%) Integration Architect
4 9 (20.93%) Administrator
4 9 (20.93%) WebSphere Administrator
5 8 (18.60%) Data Architect
6 6 (13.95%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
7 5 (11.63%) .NET Developer
7 5 (11.63%) Applications Architect
7 5 (11.63%) Data Integration Architect
7 5 (11.63%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.65%) .NET Web Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Designer
8 2 (4.65%) iOS Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Java Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Web Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Android Developer
9 1 (2.33%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Middleware Architect
9 1 (2.33%) Web Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (39.53%) Web Services
2 15 (34.88%) J2EE
3 13 (30.23%) WebSphere MQ
4 11 (25.58%) JDBC
4 11 (25.58%) JNDI
4 11 (25.58%) XML
5 10 (23.26%) .NET
5 10 (23.26%) jQuery
5 10 (23.26%) REST
6 8 (18.60%) AngularJS
6 8 (18.60%) CSS
6 8 (18.60%) HTML
6 8 (18.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (13.95%) HTML5
8 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET
8 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (11.63%) IBM Integration Bus
9 4 (9.30%) .NET Framework
9 4 (9.30%) Laravel
10 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) Clustering
2 6 (13.95%) DataPower
3 3 (6.98%) Algorithms
3 3 (6.98%) Data Integration
4 2 (4.65%) IVR
4 2 (4.65%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) Unix
2 5 (11.63%) Linux
3 4 (9.30%) zOS
4 2 (4.65%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.65%) Windows
5 1 (2.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (25.58%) Garbage Collection
2 11 (25.58%) High Availability
3 10 (23.26%) ETL
4 7 (16.28%) TOGAF
5 6 (13.95%) SOA
5 6 (13.95%) Web Development
6 5 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (11.63%) MVC
7 4 (9.30%) DevOps
7 4 (9.30%) Project Management
7 4 (9.30%) Scrum
7 4 (9.30%) Security Operations
7 4 (9.30%) TDD
7 4 (9.30%) Technical Analysis
7 4 (9.30%) Workflow
8 3 (6.98%) Automated Testing
8 3 (6.98%) Data Architecture
8 3 (6.98%) Kanban
8 3 (6.98%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 22 (51.16%) SQL
2 20 (46.51%) Java
3 12 (27.91%) JavaScript
4 11 (25.58%) Bash Shell
4 11 (25.58%) Jython
4 11 (25.58%) Korn
4 11 (25.58%) Python
5 9 (20.93%) C#
6 4 (9.30%) PHP
6 4 (9.30%) PowerShell
6 4 (9.30%) VB
7 2 (4.65%) Apple Swift
8 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.33%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.33%) XPath
System Software
1 7 (16.28%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.98%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (25.58%) CA Wily
2 3 (6.98%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (67.44%) IBM
2 11 (25.58%) Oracle
3 3 (6.98%) Avaya
3 3 (6.98%) Genesys
3 3 (6.98%) KANA
3 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.65%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.33%) Apple