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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 55 27 61
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +34
Contract jobs citing SOAP 10 47 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.52% 6.60% 1.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.19% 22.17% 6.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 24 6
Median daily rate £380 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £350 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £628 £668
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £36.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+50.68% +14.06%

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
139 212 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 21.09% 29.78% 22.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 125 114
Median daily rate £350 £355 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +4.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £533 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 19 (70.37%) Java
2 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (40.74%) Scrum
4 10 (37.04%) SQL
4 10 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (37.04%) Git (software)
4 10 (37.04%) REST
5 8 (29.63%) TDD
5 8 (29.63%) XML
6 7 (25.93%) Web Services
6 7 (25.93%) IBM
6 7 (25.93%) Oracle
7 6 (22.22%) J2EE
7 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 6 (22.22%) HTML
7 6 (22.22%) Spring
8 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
8 5 (18.52%) SOA
8 5 (18.52%) Middleware
8 5 (18.52%) WSDL
8 5 (18.52%) Finance
8 5 (18.52%) Mobile App
9 4 (14.81%) ETL
9 4 (14.81%) Linux
9 4 (14.81%) CSS
9 4 (14.81%) AngularJS
9 4 (14.81%) CSS3
9 4 (14.81%) HTML5
9 4 (14.81%) WebSphere
9 4 (14.81%) Java EE

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 4 (14.81%) WebSphere
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (7.41%) JBoss
4 1 (3.70%) Confluence
4 1 (3.70%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) HTTP
1 3 (11.11%) SSL
2 2 (7.41%) Internet
2 2 (7.41%) Intranet
2 2 (7.41%) LDAP
3 1 (3.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.70%) Big Data
3 1 (3.70%) MySQL
3 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Git (software)
2 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.41%) Android Studio
3 2 (7.41%) Eclipse
3 2 (7.41%) Gradle
3 2 (7.41%) Introscope
3 2 (7.41%) Subversion
4 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.70%) GitLab
4 1 (3.70%) Grunt
4 1 (3.70%) gulp
4 1 (3.70%) JIRA
4 1 (3.70%) JUnit
4 1 (3.70%) Maven
4 1 (3.70%) Mockito
4 1 (3.70%) Selenium
4 1 (3.70%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.70%) SonarQube
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Retail
4 1 (3.70%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) Architect
3 5 (18.52%) Integration Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Java Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Administrator
5 3 (11.11%) Android Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Web Architect
5 3 (11.11%) WebSphere Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) Applications Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (7.41%) iOS Developer
6 2 (7.41%) XML Architect
7 1 (3.70%) CRM Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Data Integration Architect
7 1 (3.70%) HTML Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Java Architect
7 1 (3.70%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.70%) TIBCO Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) REST
2 8 (29.63%) XML
3 7 (25.93%) Web Services
4 6 (22.22%) HTML
4 6 (22.22%) J2EE
4 6 (22.22%) Spring
5 5 (18.52%) Middleware
5 5 (18.52%) WSDL
6 4 (14.81%) AngularJS
6 4 (14.81%) CSS
6 4 (14.81%) CSS3
6 4 (14.81%) HTML5
6 4 (14.81%) Java EE
7 3 (11.11%) Hibernate
7 3 (11.11%) JDBC
7 3 (11.11%) JNDI
7 3 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (11.11%) XSLT
8 2 (7.41%) EDI
8 2 (7.41%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Mobile App
2 3 (11.11%) Clustering
3 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (7.41%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) DataPower
4 1 (3.70%) Online Banking
4 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Linux
2 3 (11.11%) Android
3 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
3 2 (7.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (40.74%) Scrum
3 10 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (29.63%) TDD
5 5 (18.52%) SOA
6 4 (14.81%) ETL
7 3 (11.11%) Android Development
7 3 (11.11%) CRM
7 3 (11.11%) Garbage Collection
7 3 (11.11%) Mobile Development
7 3 (11.11%) OO
7 3 (11.11%) SDLC
8 2 (7.41%) BDD
8 2 (7.41%) Data Modelling
8 2 (7.41%) EAI
8 2 (7.41%) Front End Development
8 2 (7.41%) High Availability
8 2 (7.41%) iOS Development
8 2 (7.41%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (7.41%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) Java
2 10 (37.04%) SQL
3 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 3 (11.11%) Jython
4 3 (11.11%) Korn
4 3 (11.11%) Python
5 2 (7.41%) ActionScript
5 2 (7.41%) ActionScript 2.0
5 2 (7.41%) Apple Swift
5 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) CA Wily
2 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) IBM
1 7 (25.93%) Oracle
2 3 (11.11%) TIBCO
3 1 (3.70%) Apple
3 1 (3.70%) Avaya
3 1 (3.70%) Genesys
3 1 (3.70%) KANA
3 1 (3.70%) Red Hat