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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 39 64 67
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +3
Contract jobs citing SOAP 24 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.83% 1.27% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.75% 6.22% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 2
Median daily rate £444 £323 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.59% -1.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £314 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £390 £370
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 £34.50 £37.00 £34.28
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +7.95%
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
128 209 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 20.45% 20.39% 16.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 126 92
Median daily rate £375 £375 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £11.00 -
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 25 September 2016.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 (61.54%) IBM
2 21 (53.85%) SQL
3 19 (48.72%) Java
4 15 (38.46%) J2EE
5 14 (35.90%) Web Services
5 14 (35.90%) WebSphere
6 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (30.77%) JavaScript
7 11 (28.21%) Finance
7 11 (28.21%) Oracle
7 11 (28.21%) XML
7 11 (28.21%) REST
8 10 (25.64%) ETL
8 10 (25.64%) SSL
8 10 (25.64%) WebSphere MQ
9 9 (23.08%) HTTP
9 9 (23.08%) Unix
9 9 (23.08%) Python
9 9 (23.08%) JDBC
9 9 (23.08%) WebSphere Application Server
9 9 (23.08%) JNDI
9 9 (23.08%) Clustering
9 9 (23.08%) Jython
9 9 (23.08%) Korn
9 9 (23.08%) CA Wily
9 9 (23.08%) Bash Shell
9 9 (23.08%) High Availability
9 9 (23.08%) Garbage Collection
10 8 (20.51%) jQuery
11 7 (17.95%) .NET

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 14 (35.90%) WebSphere
2 9 (23.08%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (5.13%) Apache
3 2 (5.13%) IIS
3 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.64%) SSL
2 9 (23.08%) HTTP
3 6 (15.38%) Firewall
3 6 (15.38%) LDAP
4 2 (5.13%) HTTPS
4 2 (5.13%) SMTP
4 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (10.26%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.26%) Cucumber
2 4 (10.26%) Jenkins
2 4 (10.26%) Selenium
2 4 (10.26%) SoapUI
3 3 (7.69%) Introscope
General
1 11 (28.21%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Retail
3 2 (5.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) Architect
2 12 (30.77%) Developer
2 12 (30.77%) Integration Architect
3 8 (20.51%) Administrator
3 8 (20.51%) Data Architect
3 8 (20.51%) WebSphere Administrator
4 6 (15.38%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
5 5 (12.82%) Applications Architect
5 5 (12.82%) Data Integration Architect
5 5 (12.82%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (10.26%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.13%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (5.13%) iOS Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Java Team Leader
7 2 (5.13%) Team Leader
7 2 (5.13%) Web Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Middleware Architect
8 1 (2.56%) Web Applications Architect
8 1 (2.56%) XML Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (38.46%) J2EE
2 14 (35.90%) Web Services
3 11 (28.21%) REST
3 11 (28.21%) XML
4 10 (25.64%) WebSphere MQ
5 9 (23.08%) JDBC
5 9 (23.08%) JNDI
6 8 (20.51%) jQuery
7 7 (17.95%) .NET
8 6 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (12.82%) AngularJS
9 5 (12.82%) CSS
9 5 (12.82%) HTML
9 5 (12.82%) JMS
9 5 (12.82%) Spring
10 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET
10 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (10.26%) Hibernate
10 4 (10.26%) IBM Integration Bus
10 4 (10.26%) React
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Clustering
2 5 (12.82%) DataPower
3 4 (10.26%) Algorithms
4 3 (7.69%) Data Integration
5 2 (5.13%) IVR
5 2 (5.13%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.08%) Unix
2 7 (17.95%) Linux
3 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.13%) Windows
3 2 (5.13%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (25.64%) ETL
3 9 (23.08%) Garbage Collection
3 9 (23.08%) High Availability
4 7 (17.95%) TOGAF
5 6 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (15.38%) Scrum
6 5 (12.82%) SOA
7 4 (10.26%) Automated Testing
7 4 (10.26%) Benchmarking
7 4 (10.26%) Kanban
7 4 (10.26%) MVC
7 4 (10.26%) TDD
7 4 (10.26%) Waterfall
7 4 (10.26%) Web Development
8 3 (7.69%) Data Architecture
8 3 (7.69%) Data Modelling
8 3 (7.69%) EAI
8 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (5.13%) UML
Programming Languages
1 21 (53.85%) SQL
2 19 (48.72%) Java
3 12 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 9 (23.08%) Bash Shell
4 9 (23.08%) Jython
4 9 (23.08%) Korn
4 9 (23.08%) Python
5 6 (15.38%) C#
6 2 (5.13%) Apple Swift
6 2 (5.13%) PHP
6 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.13%) VB
7 1 (2.56%) ActionScript
7 1 (2.56%) ActionScript 2.0
7 1 (2.56%) XPath
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (23.08%) CA Wily
2 4 (10.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 24 (61.54%) IBM
2 11 (28.21%) Oracle
3 4 (10.26%) Avaya
3 4 (10.26%) Genesys
3 4 (10.26%) KANA
4 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.13%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.56%) Apple