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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 37 54 59
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +5
Contract jobs citing SOAP 19 20 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.80% 2.31% 1.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.58% 11.17% 6.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 5
Median daily rate £413 £375 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £332 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £429 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £41.00 £38.03
% change year-on-year
-23.17% +7.82%
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
151 179 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 22.24% 20.69% 21.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 113 121
Median daily rate £338 £338 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

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 28 July 2016.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (61.70%) IBM
2 23 (48.94%) WebSphere
3 21 (44.68%) SQL
4 20 (42.55%) Java
5 19 (40.43%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (38.30%) Finance
7 17 (36.17%) .NET
7 17 (36.17%) Web Services
8 16 (34.04%) C#
8 16 (34.04%) High Availability
9 15 (31.91%) SSL
10 14 (29.79%) WebSphere MQ
11 13 (27.66%) J2EE
12 12 (25.53%) HTML
12 12 (25.53%) JavaScript
12 12 (25.53%) WebSphere Application Server
12 12 (25.53%) CSS
12 12 (25.53%) JDBC
12 12 (25.53%) Python
12 12 (25.53%) HTTP
12 12 (25.53%) JNDI
12 12 (25.53%) Korn
12 12 (25.53%) Clustering
12 12 (25.53%) Jython
12 12 (25.53%) CA Wily
12 12 (25.53%) Bash Shell
12 12 (25.53%) AngularJS
12 12 (25.53%) Garbage Collection
13 11 (23.40%) jQuery
13 11 (23.40%) MS Excel

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 23 (48.94%) WebSphere
2 12 (25.53%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (19.15%) IIS
4 8 (17.02%) Apache
5 4 (8.51%) JBoss
Applications
1 11 (23.40%) MS Excel
2 8 (17.02%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (31.91%) SSL
2 12 (25.53%) HTTP
3 8 (17.02%) LDAP
3 8 (17.02%) SMTP
4 3 (6.38%) Firewall
4 3 (6.38%) HTTPS
4 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Introscope
2 3 (6.38%) Android Studio
2 3 (6.38%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (38.30%) Finance
2 9 (19.15%) Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (61.70%) Developer
2 10 (21.28%) Administrator
2 10 (21.28%) WebSphere Administrator
3 8 (17.02%) Architect
4 7 (14.89%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
5 6 (12.77%) Integration Architect
6 5 (10.64%) Android Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Data Architect
6 5 (10.64%) Senior Developer
7 4 (8.51%) .NET Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Designer
7 4 (8.51%) Java Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Applications Architect
9 2 (4.26%) .NET Web Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Data Integration Architect
9 2 (4.26%) iOS Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Java Android Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Senior Designer
9 2 (4.26%) Web Developer
10 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (36.17%) .NET
1 17 (36.17%) Web Services
2 14 (29.79%) WebSphere MQ
3 13 (27.66%) J2EE
4 12 (25.53%) AngularJS
4 12 (25.53%) CSS
4 12 (25.53%) HTML
4 12 (25.53%) JDBC
4 12 (25.53%) JNDI
5 11 (23.40%) jQuery
5 11 (23.40%) XML
6 10 (21.28%) HTML5
6 10 (21.28%) REST
7 9 (19.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (17.02%) Laravel
9 5 (10.64%) IBM Integration Bus
10 4 (8.51%) Android SDK
10 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET
10 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (8.51%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.53%) Clustering
2 6 (12.77%) DataPower
3 5 (10.64%) Mobile App
4 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.40%) Unix
2 8 (17.02%) zOS
3 5 (10.64%) Android
4 3 (6.38%) Linux
4 3 (6.38%) Windows
5 2 (4.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (40.43%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (34.04%) High Availability
3 12 (25.53%) Garbage Collection
4 10 (21.28%) Web Development
5 9 (19.15%) DevOps
6 8 (17.02%) Project Management
6 8 (17.02%) Security Operations
6 8 (17.02%) SOA
6 8 (17.02%) TDD
6 8 (17.02%) Technical Analysis
6 8 (17.02%) Workflow
7 5 (10.64%) Android Development
7 5 (10.64%) ETL
7 5 (10.64%) Mobile Development
7 5 (10.64%) TOGAF
8 4 (8.51%) MVC
9 3 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (6.38%) E-Commerce
9 3 (6.38%) Migration
10 2 (4.26%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 21 (44.68%) SQL
2 20 (42.55%) Java
3 16 (34.04%) C#
4 12 (25.53%) Bash Shell
4 12 (25.53%) JavaScript
4 12 (25.53%) Jython
4 12 (25.53%) Korn
4 12 (25.53%) Python
5 8 (17.02%) PHP
5 8 (17.02%) PowerShell
5 8 (17.02%) VB
6 2 (4.26%) Apple Swift
7 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.13%) TypeScript
System Software
1 8 (17.02%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (25.53%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 29 (61.70%) IBM
2 9 (19.15%) Oracle
3 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.51%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.13%) Apple