The first table below looks at the demand for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Reading region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 59 69 77
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +8
Contract jobs citing SOAP 10 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.11% 0.93% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.00% 3.57% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.03 £35.00 £32.10
% change year-on-year
+8.64% +9.03%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
200 252 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 22.20% 26.14% 14.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 113 70
Average daily rate £350 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
SOAP
Berkshire

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Reading

SOAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the Reading region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 16 (69.57%) XML
2 14 (60.87%) Web Services
3 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (43.48%) Unit Testing
5 9 (39.13%) Scrum
5 9 (39.13%) OO
5 9 (39.13%) Java
6 8 (34.78%) .NET
6 8 (34.78%) JSON
6 8 (34.78%) REST
7 7 (30.43%) CSS3
7 7 (30.43%) Apple iOS
7 7 (30.43%) HTML5
7 7 (30.43%) Android Development
7 7 (30.43%) iOS Development
7 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
7 7 (30.43%) Android
7 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
7 7 (30.43%) HTML
7 7 (30.43%) CSS
8 6 (26.09%) SOA
8 6 (26.09%) Windows
8 6 (26.09%) SQL
8 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
8 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (21.74%) jQuery
9 5 (21.74%) Subversion
9 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
9 5 (21.74%) Ajax
9 5 (21.74%) T-SQL

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 4 (17.39%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (8.70%) CMS
2 2 (8.70%) Liferay
3 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.35%) IIS
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (13.04%) MySQL
4 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
2 5 (21.74%) SoapUI
2 5 (21.74%) Jenkins
2 5 (21.74%) Eclipse
2 5 (21.74%) Subversion
3 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
3 4 (17.39%) NUnit
4 3 (13.04%) JMeter
4 3 (13.04%) JUnit
4 3 (13.04%) Zephyr
4 3 (13.04%) JIRA
5 2 (8.70%) TeamCity
5 2 (8.70%) Hudson
5 2 (8.70%) Ant
5 2 (8.70%) Maven
General
1 2 (8.70%) Publishing
2 1 (4.35%) Back Office
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Web Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Mobile Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Mobile Web Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Applications Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Software Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Web Applications Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Release Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Test Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) UI Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Automation Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Test Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) UI Programmer
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Programmer
6 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (69.57%) XML
2 14 (60.87%) Web Services
3 8 (34.78%) .NET
3 8 (34.78%) JSON
3 8 (34.78%) REST
4 7 (30.43%) CSS3
4 7 (30.43%) HTML5
4 7 (30.43%) CSS
4 7 (30.43%) HTML
5 5 (21.74%) jQuery
5 5 (21.74%) Ajax
5 5 (21.74%) Sencha Touch
6 4 (17.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
6 4 (17.39%) Spring
6 4 (17.39%) WCF
6 4 (17.39%) J2EE
7 3 (13.04%) Struts
8 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
8 2 (8.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Blackberry
2 3 (13.04%) Smartphone
2 3 (13.04%) Mobile App
3 2 (8.70%) Graphic Design
3 2 (8.70%) Digital Media
4 1 (4.35%) Open Source
4 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.35%) Derivative
4 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
4 1 (4.35%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Android
1 7 (30.43%) Apple iOS
2 6 (26.09%) Windows
3 4 (17.39%) Windows 8
4 3 (13.04%) Linux
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.35%) SUSE
5 1 (4.35%) Debian
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) Unit Testing
3 9 (39.13%) Scrum
3 9 (39.13%) OO
4 7 (30.43%) Android Development
4 7 (30.43%) iOS Development
5 6 (26.09%) SOA
5 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
7 4 (17.39%) AOP
7 4 (17.39%) OOD
7 4 (17.39%) Multithreading
7 4 (17.39%) UML
7 4 (17.39%) TDD
7 4 (17.39%) Pair Programming
7 4 (17.39%) Change Data Capture
7 4 (17.39%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (17.39%) Software Architecture
7 4 (17.39%) BDD
8 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) Java
2 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
3 6 (26.09%) SQL
4 5 (21.74%) T-SQL
5 4 (17.39%) C#
6 2 (8.70%) PHP
7 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
7 1 (4.35%) VB
7 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
7 1 (4.35%) VB6
7 1 (4.35%) Apex Code
7 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Puppet
1 2 (8.70%) Vagrant
1 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
1 5 (21.74%) Sencha
2 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) SAP
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