The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 43 55 47
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Contract jobs citing SOAP 18 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.74% 0.31% 0.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.37% 1.53% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 0 3
Average daily rate
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£338 - £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 - £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 - £320
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 £44.00 £38.03 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+15.71% +23.65%
SOAP
South West

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 Wiltshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
98 131 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 14.89% 20.31% 24.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 71 101
Average daily rate £338 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £200 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £458 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £21.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.70% -39.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

SOAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +7 9 £413 - 5
SOAP
South West

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 18 (69.23%) JavaScript
1 18 (69.23%) .NET
2 16 (61.54%) C#
3 15 (57.69%) SQL
4 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (53.85%) ASP.NET
5 12 (46.15%) Oracle
5 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
6 11 (42.31%) CSS
6 11 (42.31%) TDD
7 10 (38.46%) XML
7 10 (38.46%) BDD
8 9 (34.62%) Java
8 9 (34.62%) E-Commerce
8 9 (34.62%) jQuery
9 8 (30.77%) WCF
9 8 (30.77%) Retail
9 8 (30.77%) .NET Framework
9 8 (30.77%) MVC
9 8 (30.77%) Finance
9 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
9 8 (30.77%) HTML
9 8 (30.77%) Web Services
9 8 (30.77%) REST
10 7 (26.92%) LINQ to SQL
10 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (26.92%) LINQ
11 6 (23.08%) Web Development
11 6 (23.08%) IBM
11 6 (23.08%) SOA

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (7.69%) WebLogic
1 2 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) MQSeries
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) SaaS
2 1 (3.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) LAN
1 2 (7.69%) WAN
1 2 (7.69%) Ethernet
1 2 (7.69%) Internet
1 2 (7.69%) Firewall
1 2 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 2 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (3.85%) NAS
2 1 (3.85%) Telnet
2 1 (3.85%) SSL
2 1 (3.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) DB2
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.85%) OLTP
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) NUnit
2 3 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (11.54%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.85%) Xcode
3 1 (3.85%) Ant
3 1 (3.85%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (30.77%) Finance
1 8 (30.77%) Retail
2 2 (7.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Developer
2 15 (57.69%) .NET Developer
3 10 (38.46%) C# Developer
3 10 (38.46%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Senior Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Senior .NET Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Senior C# Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Architect
6 3 (11.54%) Agile .NET Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Agile C# Developer
6 3 (11.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (7.69%) SOA Architect
7 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (3.85%) Integration Tester
8 1 (3.85%) Integration Architect
8 1 (3.85%) Business Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Tester
8 1 (3.85%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (69.23%) .NET
2 14 (53.85%) ASP.NET
3 11 (42.31%) CSS
4 10 (38.46%) XML
5 9 (34.62%) jQuery
6 8 (30.77%) WCF
6 8 (30.77%) REST
6 8 (30.77%) .NET Framework
6 8 (30.77%) HTML
6 8 (30.77%) Web Services
7 7 (26.92%) LINQ
7 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (26.92%) LINQ to SQL
8 5 (19.23%) Entity Framework
8 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 4 (15.38%) XSLT
9 4 (15.38%) Middleware
10 3 (11.54%) JSON
10 3 (11.54%) MSMQ
10 3 (11.54%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) DataPower
1 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) EPoS
2 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.85%) UNIX
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.85%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (42.31%) TDD
3 10 (38.46%) BDD
4 9 (34.62%) E-Commerce
5 8 (30.77%) MVC
6 6 (23.08%) Web Development
6 6 (23.08%) SOA
7 5 (19.23%) OO
7 5 (19.23%) Unit Testing
7 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (15.38%) Scrum
8 4 (15.38%) SDLC
9 3 (11.54%) Software Delivery
9 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
9 3 (11.54%) OOD
9 3 (11.54%) BPEL
10 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
10 2 (7.69%) Data Modelling
10 2 (7.69%) Workflow
10 2 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) JavaScript
2 16 (61.54%) C#
3 15 (57.69%) SQL
4 9 (34.62%) Java
5 4 (15.38%) C++
6 1 (3.85%) COBOL
6 1 (3.85%) Perl
6 1 (3.85%) PHP
6 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.85%) Python
6 1 (3.85%) Ruby
6 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) COBIT
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Firmware
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Nagios
1 1 (3.85%) AppManager
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
1 1 (3.85%) Puppet
1 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.85%) CA LISA
1 1 (3.85%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Oracle
2 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 6 (23.08%) IBM
4 2 (7.69%) F5
4 2 (7.69%) VMware
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco
4 2 (7.69%) Nokia
4 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.85%) NetIQ
5 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.85%) HP
5 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.85%) Sencha