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 28 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 42 35 35
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Contract jobs citing SOAP 3 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.70% 0.88% 1.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.76% 4.48% 8.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate
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- £250 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £359
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £48.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-27.08% +33.33%
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
63 67 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 14.65% 19.59% 15.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 46 30
Average daily rate £350 £316 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.67% -8.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £583 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Average hourly rate £20.00 £32.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% +30.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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
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 28 August 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) WCF
3 3 (60.00%) SAML
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) ISO 9002
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) LoadRunner
4 2 (40.00%) Identity Management
4 2 (40.00%) JMeter
4 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) Python
4 2 (40.00%) LDAP
4 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (40.00%) MySQL
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) C++
4 2 (40.00%) MIIS
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Test Management
4 2 (40.00%) OAuth
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (40.00%) JMeter
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
1 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Mockito
2 1 (20.00%) Maven
2 1 (20.00%) Ant
2 1 (20.00%) JUnit
2 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Tester
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Platform Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) WCF
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) SAML
3 2 (40.00%) OAuth
3 2 (40.00%) XACML
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
4 1 (20.00%) Spring
4 1 (20.00%) JAX-WS
4 1 (20.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) PKI
1 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Test Management
1 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (40.00%) Identity Management
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO 9002
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) MIIS
1 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (40.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) Capita