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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 20 35 38
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +3
Contract jobs citing SOAP 28 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 7.45% 0.30% 1.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.18% 1.67% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 0 4
Average daily rate
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£353 - £508
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 - £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 - £640
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £359
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £48.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-27.08% +33.33%
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
146 60 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 38.83% 18.07% 23.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 36 34
Average daily rate £365 £355 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.81% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £438 £640
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 4
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £22.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +79.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 August 2014, 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 32 (78.05%) Web Services
2 26 (63.41%) Scrum
3 21 (51.22%) RESTful
4 19 (46.34%) TDD
4 19 (46.34%) Java
5 18 (43.90%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (41.46%) Apple iOS
6 17 (41.46%) Objective-C
6 17 (41.46%) iOS Development
7 16 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (39.02%) Git (software)
8 15 (36.59%) iPhone
8 15 (36.59%) Cucumber
8 15 (36.59%) iPad
8 15 (36.59%) Cocoa Touch
8 15 (36.59%) Cocoa
9 14 (34.15%) HTTP
9 14 (34.15%) SQL
9 14 (34.15%) Subversion
10 13 (31.71%) SoapUI
10 13 (31.71%) .NET
11 12 (29.27%) Apple
11 12 (29.27%) SpecFlow
12 11 (26.83%) Software Engineering
13 10 (24.39%) Kanban
14 9 (21.95%) Test Automation
14 9 (21.95%) Ruby
14 9 (21.95%) Test Strategy
15 8 (19.51%) Data Transformation
15 8 (19.51%) Client/Server

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 (12.20%) Apache
2 4 (9.76%) Tomcat
3 3 (7.32%) Oracle Spatial
3 3 (7.32%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (34.15%) HTTP
2 3 (7.32%) Internet
3 1 (2.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (7.32%) MySQL
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (39.02%) Git (software)
2 15 (36.59%) Cucumber
3 14 (34.15%) Subversion
4 13 (31.71%) SoapUI
5 12 (29.27%) SpecFlow
6 7 (17.07%) Jenkins
7 6 (14.63%) FitNesse
8 5 (12.20%) Maven
9 3 (7.32%) JIRA
9 3 (7.32%) Eclipse
9 3 (7.32%) Hudson
10 2 (4.88%) Ant
10 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
11 1 (2.44%) NUnit
11 1 (2.44%) Selenium
11 1 (2.44%) QUnit
Job Titles
1 26 (63.41%) Developer
2 13 (31.71%) iOS Developer
3 8 (19.51%) Software Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Software Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Test Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Mobile Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Test Leader
6 3 (7.32%) Test Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.44%) Software Tester
8 1 (2.44%) Tester
8 1 (2.44%) Technical Architect
8 1 (2.44%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Systems Developer
8 1 (2.44%) ASP Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Lead Software Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (78.05%) Web Services
2 21 (51.22%) RESTful
3 15 (36.59%) Cocoa Touch
3 15 (36.59%) Cocoa
4 13 (31.71%) .NET
5 7 (17.07%) XML
6 6 (14.63%) Spring
7 5 (12.20%) HTML
7 5 (12.20%) .NET Framework
8 4 (9.76%) J2EE
8 4 (9.76%) CSS
9 3 (7.32%) JSP
9 3 (7.32%) Servlets
9 3 (7.32%) Struts
9 3 (7.32%) Ajax
9 3 (7.32%) Flash
9 3 (7.32%) REST
9 3 (7.32%) PostGIS
10 2 (4.88%) Spring MVC
11 1 (2.44%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (36.59%) iPhone
1 15 (36.59%) iPad
2 8 (19.51%) Client/Server
3 6 (14.63%) Mobile App
4 3 (7.32%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 17 (41.46%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (63.41%) Scrum
2 19 (46.34%) TDD
3 18 (43.90%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (41.46%) iOS Development
5 16 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (26.83%) Software Engineering
7 10 (24.39%) Kanban
8 9 (21.95%) Test Automation
8 9 (21.95%) Test Strategy
9 8 (19.51%) Data Transformation
10 7 (17.07%) Integration Testing
11 5 (12.20%) User Stories
12 4 (9.76%) BDD
12 4 (9.76%) SOA
13 2 (4.88%) MVC
13 2 (4.88%) UML
13 2 (4.88%) OO
14 1 (2.44%) E-Commerce
14 1 (2.44%) OOD
14 1 (2.44%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 19 (46.34%) Java
2 17 (41.46%) Objective-C
3 14 (34.15%) SQL
4 9 (21.95%) Ruby
5 5 (12.20%) JavaScript
6 4 (9.76%) C#
7 3 (7.32%) Python
8 1 (2.44%) Groovy
8 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Degree
1 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) BC Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) Puppet
2 1 (2.44%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) Apple
2 7 (17.07%) Oracle
3 5 (12.20%) ESRI
4 3 (7.32%) VMware
5 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.44%) JBoss
6 1 (2.44%) TIBCO
6 1 (2.44%) webMethods
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