The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 35 35 23
Rank change year-on-year
0 -12
Contract jobs citing SOAP 20 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 4.77% 1.16% 2.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.00% 4.44% 8.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 3
Average daily rate
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£363 £308 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.88% -23.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £302 £372
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £314 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.33%
SOAP
Hampshire

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 Southampton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
125 90 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 29.83% 26.09% 27.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 65 37
Average daily rate £377 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.50% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £390 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% +53.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 22 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (73.08%) Java
3 18 (69.23%) Web Services
4 17 (65.38%) RESTful
5 15 (57.69%) TDD
6 13 (50.00%) Scrum
7 12 (46.15%) Cucumber
8 11 (42.31%) BDD
8 11 (42.31%) Spring
9 10 (38.46%) JUnit
9 10 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (34.62%) Selenium
10 9 (34.62%) Git (software)
10 9 (34.62%) Jenkins
11 8 (30.77%) Subversion
11 8 (30.77%) SOA
11 8 (30.77%) Mockito
12 7 (26.92%) OpenID
12 7 (26.92%) Apple iOS
12 7 (26.92%) Cocoa Touch
12 7 (26.92%) OAuth2
12 7 (26.92%) iOS Development
12 7 (26.92%) Cocoa
12 7 (26.92%) Objective-C
12 7 (26.92%) SAML
13 6 (23.08%) Hibernate
13 6 (23.08%) Linux
14 5 (19.23%) OO
14 5 (19.23%) Apache
14 5 (19.23%) Tomcat

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 5 (19.23%) Apache
1 5 (19.23%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.69%) Confluence
2 2 (7.69%) JBoss
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Spatial
3 1 (3.85%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) HTTP
1 5 (19.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.85%) DB2
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 12 (46.15%) Cucumber
2 10 (38.46%) JUnit
3 9 (34.62%) Selenium
3 9 (34.62%) Git (software)
3 9 (34.62%) Jenkins
4 8 (30.77%) Subversion
4 8 (30.77%) Mockito
5 5 (19.23%) Maven
5 5 (19.23%) SoapUI
6 3 (11.54%) SpecFlow
6 3 (11.54%) JIRA
7 2 (7.69%) FitNesse
7 2 (7.69%) JMeter
8 1 (3.85%) Ant
8 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
8 1 (3.85%) Hudson
8 1 (3.85%) QUnit
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Developer
2 9 (34.62%) Java Developer
3 7 (26.92%) iOS Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Test Leader
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Test Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Software Test Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (69.23%) Web Services
2 17 (65.38%) RESTful
3 11 (42.31%) Spring
4 7 (26.92%) OpenID
4 7 (26.92%) Cocoa Touch
4 7 (26.92%) OAuth2
4 7 (26.92%) Cocoa
4 7 (26.92%) SAML
5 6 (23.08%) Hibernate
6 5 (19.23%) HTML
7 4 (15.38%) PostGIS
7 4 (15.38%) XML
7 4 (15.38%) .NET
8 3 (11.54%) CSS
9 2 (7.69%) Spring MVC
9 2 (7.69%) Java EE
9 2 (7.69%) REST
10 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
10 1 (3.85%) DOM
10 1 (3.85%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) iPad
1 5 (19.23%) Open Source
1 5 (19.23%) iPhone
2 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
3 2 (7.69%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.85%) Web 2.0
4 1 (3.85%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Apple iOS
2 6 (23.08%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Android
3 1 (3.85%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (57.69%) TDD
3 13 (50.00%) Scrum
4 11 (42.31%) BDD
5 10 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (30.77%) SOA
7 7 (26.92%) iOS Development
8 5 (19.23%) OO
8 5 (19.23%) Web Development
9 4 (15.38%) Change Control
9 4 (15.38%) Automated Testing
10 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
10 3 (11.54%) MVC
10 3 (11.54%) Coaching
10 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
11 2 (7.69%) Test Strategy
11 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
11 2 (7.69%) User Stories
12 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
12 1 (3.85%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) Java
2 7 (26.92%) Objective-C
3 5 (19.23%) Ruby
4 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 3 (11.54%) SQL
6 2 (7.69%) C#
7 1 (3.85%) COBOL
7 1 (3.85%) PHP
7 1 (3.85%) Python
7 1 (3.85%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Apple
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.85%) VMware
2 1 (3.85%) ESRI
2 1 (3.85%) WSO2
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Connectus
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Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £350.00 - £375.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago