The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 19 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing SOAP 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 2.72% 1.56% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.38% 14.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £200 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £38.03 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.82% +8.64%
SOAP
Berkshire

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 Newbury region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
26 14 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 17.69% 10.94% 19.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 16
Average daily rate £375 £225 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £355 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the Newbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury region citing SOAP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SOAP.

1 4 (57.14%) Diameter Protocol
2 3 (42.86%) Test Planning
2 3 (42.86%) RESTful
2 3 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (42.86%) ISUP
2 3 (42.86%) INAP
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Supplier Management
2 3 (42.86%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Wireshark
2 3 (42.86%) Test Management
2 3 (42.86%) GPRS
2 3 (42.86%) GSM
2 3 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) UMTS
2 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 3 (42.86%) Validation
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) TIBCO
3 2 (28.57%) Middleware
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (14.29%) 4G
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
4 1 (14.29%) Apache Camel
4 1 (14.29%) VoLTE
4 1 (14.29%) Mule ESB

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury region citing SOAP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SOAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
2 1 (14.29%) Mule
2 1 (14.29%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Diameter Protocol
2 3 (42.86%) GPRS
2 3 (42.86%) GSM
2 3 (42.86%) Wireshark
2 3 (42.86%) UMTS
2 3 (42.86%) ISUP
2 3 (42.86%) INAP
3 1 (14.29%) HSDPA
3 1 (14.29%) 2G
3 1 (14.29%) RNC
3 1 (14.29%) 3G
3 1 (14.29%) SS7
3 1 (14.29%) SMPP
3 1 (14.29%) LTE
3 1 (14.29%) 4G
3 1 (14.29%) VoLTE
3 1 (14.29%) SMS
3 1 (14.29%) LDAP
General
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Italian Language
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Tester
1 3 (42.86%) Technical Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) RESTful
2 2 (28.57%) Middleware
3 1 (14.29%) Java EE
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) DTV
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
1 1 (14.29%) Solaris
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Validation
1 3 (42.86%) Scrum
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Supplier Management
1 3 (42.86%) Requirements Analysis
1 3 (42.86%) Test Management
1 3 (42.86%) Test Planning
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) TIBCO
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) SAP