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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 38 36 72
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +36
Contract jobs citing SOAP 18 31 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.96% 3.46% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.16% 14.62% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 1
Median daily rate £525 £425 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% +18.05%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +4.28%
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
148 212 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 24.30% 23.66% 17.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 105 102
Median daily rate £350 £355 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Median hourly rate £50.00 £14.00 £16.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+257.14% -14.05%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 11 December 2016.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 24 (60.00%) Java
2 20 (50.00%) IBM
3 18 (45.00%) SQL
4 16 (40.00%) J2EE
5 15 (37.50%) Web Services
5 15 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (30.00%) Oracle
7 11 (27.50%) WebSphere
7 11 (27.50%) REST
8 10 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (25.00%) XML
8 10 (25.00%) ETL
8 10 (25.00%) Scrum
9 9 (22.50%) Clustering
9 9 (22.50%) Jython
9 9 (22.50%) SSL
9 9 (22.50%) WebSphere MQ
9 9 (22.50%) HTTP
9 9 (22.50%) Python
9 9 (22.50%) JDBC
9 9 (22.50%) WebSphere Application Server
9 9 (22.50%) Git (software)
9 9 (22.50%) CA Wily
9 9 (22.50%) Bash Shell
9 9 (22.50%) Korn
9 9 (22.50%) JNDI
9 9 (22.50%) Garbage Collection
10 8 (20.00%) High Availability
10 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 8 (20.00%) Linux

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 11 (27.50%) WebSphere
2 9 (22.50%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 9 (22.50%) HTTP
1 9 (22.50%) SSL
2 6 (15.00%) Firewall
3 4 (10.00%) LDAP
4 2 (5.00%) HTTPS
4 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.50%) Internet
5 1 (2.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.50%) Big Data
4 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Git (software)
2 7 (17.50%) Jenkins
3 4 (10.00%) Cucumber
3 4 (10.00%) Introscope
3 4 (10.00%) Selenium
3 4 (10.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.50%) Android Studio
4 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.50%) Gradle
4 1 (2.50%) JUnit
4 1 (2.50%) Maven
4 1 (2.50%) Mockito
4 1 (2.50%) SonarQube
General
1 7 (17.50%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 17 (42.50%) Architect
2 13 (32.50%) Integration Architect
3 9 (22.50%) Developer
4 8 (20.00%) Administrator
4 8 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (20.00%) WebSphere Administrator
5 6 (15.00%) Data Architect
6 5 (12.50%) Applications Architect
6 5 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
7 4 (10.00%) Data Integration Architect
7 4 (10.00%) Web Architect
8 3 (7.50%) Java Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 2 (5.00%) iOS Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Java Team Leader
9 2 (5.00%) Middleware Architect
9 2 (5.00%) Team Leader
9 2 (5.00%) Web Applications Architect
9 2 (5.00%) XML Architect
10 1 (2.50%) Agile Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (40.00%) J2EE
2 15 (37.50%) Web Services
3 11 (27.50%) REST
4 10 (25.00%) XML
5 9 (22.50%) JDBC
5 9 (22.50%) JNDI
5 9 (22.50%) WebSphere MQ
6 6 (15.00%) Middleware
6 6 (15.00%) Spring
7 5 (12.50%) JMS
8 4 (10.00%) Hibernate
8 4 (10.00%) HTML
8 4 (10.00%) jQuery
8 4 (10.00%) Node.js
8 4 (10.00%) React
8 4 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (10.00%) WSDL
9 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
9 2 (5.00%) CSS3
9 2 (5.00%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Clustering
2 4 (10.00%) Algorithms
3 3 (7.50%) Data Integration
3 3 (7.50%) DataPower
3 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.50%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.00%) IVR
5 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.50%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Linux
2 7 (17.50%) Unix
3 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.00%) Windows
4 1 (2.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (25.00%) ETL
2 10 (25.00%) Scrum
3 9 (22.50%) Garbage Collection
4 8 (20.00%) High Availability
5 6 (15.00%) TOGAF
6 5 (12.50%) EAI
6 5 (12.50%) Kanban
6 5 (12.50%) SOA
6 5 (12.50%) TDD
7 4 (10.00%) Automated Testing
7 4 (10.00%) Benchmarking
7 4 (10.00%) Waterfall
8 3 (7.50%) CRM
8 3 (7.50%) Data Modelling
8 3 (7.50%) UML
9 2 (5.00%) B2B
9 2 (5.00%) OO
9 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (60.00%) Java
2 18 (45.00%) SQL
3 9 (22.50%) Bash Shell
3 9 (22.50%) Jython
3 9 (22.50%) Korn
3 9 (22.50%) Python
4 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.00%) ActionScript
5 2 (5.00%) ActionScript 2.0
5 2 (5.00%) Apple Swift
6 1 (2.50%) C#
6 1 (2.50%) XPath
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (22.50%) CA Wily
2 4 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (50.00%) IBM
2 12 (30.00%) Oracle
3 4 (10.00%) Avaya
3 4 (10.00%) Genesys
3 4 (10.00%) KANA
3 4 (10.00%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.50%) Apple