The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 25 37 44
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +7
Contract jobs citing SOAP 18 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 5.33% 2.71% 0.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.95% 18.06% 4.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 0
Median daily rate £345 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.88% +21.42%
SOAP
Wiltshire

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 Swindon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
95 72 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 28.11% 15.00% 14.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 57 36
Median daily rate £338 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £320 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £522 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £21.00 £45.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.33% +125.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.89 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.86% +11.10%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swindon region citing SOAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SOAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Swindon region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 20 (74.07%) REST
2 17 (62.96%) JavaScript
3 15 (55.56%) HTML
3 15 (55.56%) CSS
4 14 (51.85%) MVC
5 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (48.15%) LDAP
6 12 (44.44%) Java
7 11 (40.74%) SQL
7 11 (40.74%) Scrum
7 11 (40.74%) BDD
8 10 (37.04%) jQuery
9 8 (29.63%) Hibernate
9 8 (29.63%) Spring
9 8 (29.63%) Spring MVC
9 8 (29.63%) TDD
9 8 (29.63%) Web Services
9 8 (29.63%) Apache
9 8 (29.63%) AngularJS
9 8 (29.63%) Docker
10 7 (25.93%) DevOps
10 7 (25.93%) Apache Spark
10 7 (25.93%) Kubernetes
10 7 (25.93%) GraphX
10 7 (25.93%) Mesosphere
10 7 (25.93%) Analytics
10 7 (25.93%) Apache Avro
10 7 (25.93%) Elasticsearch
10 7 (25.93%) Akka
10 7 (25.93%) TypeScript

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (29.63%) Apache
2 7 (25.93%) Apache Spark
2 7 (25.93%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (18.52%) IIS
4 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 13 (48.15%) LDAP
2 7 (25.93%) DNS
2 7 (25.93%) DSL
3 6 (22.22%) FCAPS
4 2 (7.41%) Internet
4 2 (7.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) Apache Cassandra
1 7 (25.93%) Big Data
1 7 (25.93%) CouchDB
1 7 (25.93%) HBase
1 7 (25.93%) Neo4j
1 7 (25.93%) Parquet
1 7 (25.93%) Redis
2 1 (3.70%) GIS
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Bitbucket
1 6 (22.22%) Cucumber
1 6 (22.22%) Mockito
2 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
3 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (11.11%) JUnit
4 3 (11.11%) Selenium
4 3 (11.11%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (3.70%) Log4j
5 1 (3.70%) Maven
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (77.78%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 5 (18.52%) .NET Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Software Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Test Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Angular Developer
6 1 (3.70%) ASP Developer
6 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.70%) C# WPF Developer
6 1 (3.70%) GIS Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.70%) VB Developer
6 1 (3.70%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (74.07%) REST
2 15 (55.56%) CSS
2 15 (55.56%) HTML
3 10 (37.04%) jQuery
4 8 (29.63%) AngularJS
4 8 (29.63%) Hibernate
4 8 (29.63%) Spring
4 8 (29.63%) Spring MVC
4 8 (29.63%) Web Services
5 7 (25.93%) Akka
5 7 (25.93%) Apache Avro
5 7 (25.93%) CSS3
5 7 (25.93%) GraphX
5 7 (25.93%) HTML5
5 7 (25.93%) ODBC
5 7 (25.93%) WebSockets
5 7 (25.93%) XML
6 6 (22.22%) .NET
6 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET
6 6 (22.22%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Linux
1 7 (25.93%) Mesosphere
2 4 (14.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) MVC
2 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (40.74%) BDD
3 11 (40.74%) Scrum
4 8 (29.63%) TDD
5 7 (25.93%) Analytics
5 7 (25.93%) Big Data Analytics
5 7 (25.93%) Data Analytics
5 7 (25.93%) DevOps
5 7 (25.93%) Kanban
5 7 (25.93%) Use Case
6 4 (14.81%) ITIL
7 3 (11.11%) Test Scripting
8 2 (7.41%) Automation Testing
8 2 (7.41%) Exploratory Testing
8 2 (7.41%) Wealth Management
9 1 (3.70%) Pair Programming
9 1 (3.70%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) JavaScript
2 12 (44.44%) Java
3 11 (40.74%) SQL
4 7 (25.93%) Scala
4 7 (25.93%) TypeScript
5 6 (22.22%) C#
6 4 (14.81%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 8 (29.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) Ansible
1 7 (25.93%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Nokia
2 1 (3.70%) Avaya
2 1 (3.70%) ESRI
2 1 (3.70%) Genesys
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft