The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 38 43 34
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Contract jobs citing SOAP 10 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.06% 0.68% 0.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.99% 4.84% 5.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 1
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UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £34.28 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+23.99% -31.45%
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
77 62 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 15.88% 14.12% 17.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 37 41
Average daily rate £400 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £445 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £45.00 £20.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.00% -38.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

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

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram 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 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
2 10 (52.63%) .NET
2 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET
3 9 (47.37%) C#
4 8 (42.11%) SQL
4 8 (42.11%) XML
4 8 (42.11%) SOA
4 8 (42.11%) REST
5 7 (36.84%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (36.84%) MVC
5 7 (36.84%) Finance
5 7 (36.84%) Web Services
5 7 (36.84%) jQuery
5 7 (36.84%) IBM
6 6 (31.58%) ITIL
6 6 (31.58%) VB.NET
6 6 (31.58%) IIS
6 6 (31.58%) WPF
6 6 (31.58%) DataPower
7 5 (26.32%) Visual Studio
7 5 (26.32%) XSD
7 5 (26.32%) J2EE
7 5 (26.32%) Windows
7 5 (26.32%) Middleware
8 4 (21.05%) CSS
8 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
8 4 (21.05%) HTML
8 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (15.79%) Java
9 3 (15.79%) HTML5

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 6 (31.58%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.26%) Mule
2 1 (5.26%) Mule ESB
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) SSL
1 1 (5.26%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (26.32%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.26%) Xcode
3 1 (5.26%) SoapUI
3 1 (5.26%) Ant
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
2 2 (10.53%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) .NET Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Integration Architect
4 2 (10.53%) AWS Developer
5 1 (5.26%) MuleSoft Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Integration Tester
5 1 (5.26%) SOA Architect
5 1 (5.26%) UI Developer
5 1 (5.26%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) .NET
1 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET
2 8 (42.11%) XML
2 8 (42.11%) REST
3 7 (36.84%) Web Services
3 7 (36.84%) jQuery
4 6 (31.58%) WPF
5 5 (26.32%) Middleware
5 5 (26.32%) XSD
5 5 (26.32%) J2EE
6 4 (21.05%) CSS
6 4 (21.05%) HTML
7 3 (15.79%) HTML5
8 2 (10.53%) CSS3
8 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
8 2 (10.53%) RESTful
8 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (10.53%) XSL
8 2 (10.53%) XSLT
9 1 (5.26%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) DataPower
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) SOA
2 7 (36.84%) MVC
3 6 (31.58%) ITIL
4 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.53%) Web Development
5 2 (10.53%) OO
6 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.26%) EAI
6 1 (5.26%) OOP
6 1 (5.26%) Workflow
6 1 (5.26%) Validation
6 1 (5.26%) Scrum
6 1 (5.26%) Load Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Data Transformation
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.26%) SDLC
6 1 (5.26%) TDD
6 1 (5.26%) BPEL
6 1 (5.26%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
2 9 (47.37%) C#
3 8 (42.11%) SQL
4 6 (31.58%) VB.NET
5 3 (15.79%) Java
6 1 (5.26%) C++
6 1 (5.26%) XPath
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) IBM
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Sencha
2 1 (5.26%) MuleSoft