The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 20 April 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 107 103 102
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing SOAP 36 43 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.13% 1.30% 0.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.43% 5.23% 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 29 11
Average daily rate
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£375 £310 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £275 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £530 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+13.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £32.00 - £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
SOAP
England

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 South West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
813 822 591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 25.56% 24.77% 25.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 519 515 364
Average daily rate £363 £330 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.84% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 13 14
Average hourly rate £37.00 £45.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.77% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £27.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in the South West

SOAP
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the South West region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the South West region.

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the South West region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire -2 14 £390 -8.23% 6
Bristol +12 9 £325 +10.63% 18
Wiltshire +5 8 £463 +49.19% 7
Dorset +2 4 - - 2
Somerset +2 2 £325 - 1
Devon -5 1 - -
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 62 (82.67%) Web Services
2 49 (65.33%) Java
3 41 (54.67%) REST
4 37 (49.33%) XML
5 29 (38.67%) JavaScript
5 29 (38.67%) BDD
6 28 (37.33%) TDD
6 28 (37.33%) MVC
7 26 (34.67%) Spring
8 25 (33.33%) .NET
9 24 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (29.33%) HTML
10 22 (29.33%) SQL
11 21 (28.00%) C#
11 21 (28.00%) Windows
11 21 (28.00%) Hibernate
12 18 (24.00%) E-Commerce
12 18 (24.00%) CSS
13 17 (22.67%) Spring MVC
13 17 (22.67%) JPA
14 16 (21.33%) JUnit
14 16 (21.33%) Oracle
15 15 (20.00%) jQuery
16 14 (18.67%) CSS3
17 13 (17.33%) Mule
17 13 (17.33%) JSON
17 13 (17.33%) SQL Server
18 12 (16.00%) RESTful
19 11 (14.67%) UML
19 11 (14.67%) Finance

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 13 (17.33%) Mule
2 10 (13.33%) Node.js
3 9 (12.00%) CMS
3 9 (12.00%) Mule ESB
4 4 (5.33%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (4.00%) WebLogic
5 3 (4.00%) JBoss
5 3 (4.00%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.67%) IIS
7 1 (1.33%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.33%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (4.00%) MS Project
2 1 (1.33%) MS Office
2 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.00%) SaaS
3 2 (2.67%) PaaS
4 1 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.67%) HTTP
2 3 (4.00%) LAN
2 3 (4.00%) WAN
2 3 (4.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (4.00%) Firewall
2 3 (4.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (4.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (2.67%) Internet
4 1 (1.33%) NAS
4 1 (1.33%) AMQP
4 1 (1.33%) SSL
4 1 (1.33%) SAN
4 1 (1.33%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (5.33%) Oracle ODI
3 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (4.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.67%) OLTP
6 1 (1.33%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.33%) MySQL
6 1 (1.33%) DB2
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.33%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (21.33%) JUnit
2 9 (12.00%) Maven
3 8 (10.67%) Visual Studio
4 7 (9.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 7 (9.33%) TestNG
4 7 (9.33%) Git (software)
5 5 (6.67%) Subversion
6 4 (5.33%) SoapUI
6 4 (5.33%) Cucumber
6 4 (5.33%) Selenium
7 3 (4.00%) JIRA
7 3 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (2.67%) Jenkins
8 2 (2.67%) SpecFlow
8 2 (2.67%) MSTest
8 2 (2.67%) WebDriver
8 2 (2.67%) NUnit
9 1 (1.33%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.33%) Hudson
9 1 (1.33%) Ant
General
1 11 (14.67%) Finance
2 7 (9.33%) Retail
3 2 (2.67%) Law
4 1 (1.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 52 (69.33%) Developer
2 19 (25.33%) Java Developer
3 11 (14.67%) Web Developer
3 11 (14.67%) Analyst
4 10 (13.33%) .NET Developer
5 5 (6.67%) Microsoft Developer
5 5 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (6.67%) Test Analyst
5 5 (6.67%) Architect
5 5 (6.67%) Software Engineer
6 4 (5.33%) ETL Developer
6 4 (5.33%) Integration Engineer
6 4 (5.33%) C# Developer
6 4 (5.33%) Consultant
6 4 (5.33%) Integration Specialist
7 3 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 3 (4.00%) Java Consultant
7 3 (4.00%) CRM Developer
7 3 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (82.67%) Web Services
2 41 (54.67%) REST
3 37 (49.33%) XML
4 26 (34.67%) Spring
5 25 (33.33%) .NET
6 22 (29.33%) HTML
7 21 (28.00%) Hibernate
8 18 (24.00%) CSS
9 17 (22.67%) Spring MVC
9 17 (22.67%) JPA
10 15 (20.00%) jQuery
11 14 (18.67%) CSS3
12 13 (17.33%) JSON
13 12 (16.00%) RESTful
14 10 (13.33%) HTML5
14 10 (13.33%) .NET Framework
14 10 (13.33%) WCF
14 10 (13.33%) LINQ
15 9 (12.00%) LINQ to SQL
16 8 (10.67%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.00%) Smartcard
2 3 (4.00%) Open Source
3 2 (2.67%) Replication
4 1 (1.33%) DataPower
4 1 (1.33%) Online Games
4 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.33%) Animation
4 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.33%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.33%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.33%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (28.00%) Windows
2 8 (10.67%) Apple iOS
2 8 (10.67%) Android
3 7 (9.33%) Windows 8
3 7 (9.33%) Windows Phone
4 5 (6.67%) Linux
5 2 (2.67%) Windows CE
6 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.33%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.33%) AIX
6 1 (1.33%) UNIX
6 1 (1.33%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (38.67%) BDD
2 28 (37.33%) TDD
2 28 (37.33%) MVC
3 24 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (24.00%) E-Commerce
5 11 (14.67%) UML
6 9 (12.00%) Waterfall
7 8 (10.67%) OO
7 8 (10.67%) OOD
7 8 (10.67%) Content Management
8 7 (9.33%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (9.33%) Software Engineering
8 7 (9.33%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (9.33%) Data Modelling
9 6 (8.00%) Scrum
9 6 (8.00%) SOA
9 6 (8.00%) Web Application Development
10 5 (6.67%) Unit Testing
10 5 (6.67%) Integration Testing
10 5 (6.67%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 49 (65.33%) Java
2 29 (38.67%) JavaScript
3 22 (29.33%) SQL
4 21 (28.00%) C#
5 7 (9.33%) C++
6 6 (8.00%) C
7 5 (6.67%) PL/SQL
8 3 (4.00%) Ruby
9 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.33%) COBOL
9 1 (1.33%) Perl
9 1 (1.33%) PHP
9 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.33%) VB
9 1 (1.33%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.33%) Python
9 1 (1.33%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.33%) Oracle Certification
2 4 (5.33%) BC Cleared
3 2 (2.67%) ISEB
3 2 (2.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.00%) QA
2 2 (2.67%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (2.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.33%) vSphere
2 1 (1.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.33%) SCCM
2 1 (1.33%) Puppet
2 1 (1.33%) Nagios
2 1 (1.33%) AppManager
2 1 (1.33%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (21.33%) Oracle
2 11 (14.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.33%) Appcelerator
4 4 (5.33%) IBM
5 3 (4.00%) F5
5 3 (4.00%) Nokia
5 3 (4.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (4.00%) Cisco
5 3 (4.00%) HP
6 2 (2.67%) VMware
7 1 (1.33%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.33%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.33%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.33%) NetIQ
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