The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Wiltshire region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 59 - 52
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SOAP 9 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.26% - 0.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.66% - 5.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 2
Average daily rate £310 - £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
193 88 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 27.07% 18.57% 18.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 59 78
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £600 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 13
Average hourly rate £55.00 - £23.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
SOAP
South West

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
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 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Swindon - 9 £310 - 4
Chippenham - - - - 2
SOAP
South West

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 16 (94.12%) Java
2 13 (76.47%) REST
3 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
4 8 (47.06%) Spring
4 8 (47.06%) Python
4 8 (47.06%) J2EE
4 8 (47.06%) WebLogic
5 7 (41.18%) Web Services
5 7 (41.18%) XML
5 7 (41.18%) WebLogic Portal
5 7 (41.18%) jQuery
5 7 (41.18%) AquaLogic Service Bus
5 7 (41.18%) Oracle Service Bus
6 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
6 6 (35.29%) NoSQL
6 6 (35.29%) Maven
6 6 (35.29%) Ruby
6 6 (35.29%) JSF
6 6 (35.29%) Finance
6 6 (35.29%) Servlets
6 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
7 5 (29.41%) MVC
7 5 (29.41%) Spring MVC
7 5 (29.41%) DV Cleared
8 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
8 4 (23.53%) Integration Testing
8 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (17.65%) Eclipse
9 3 (17.65%) Oracle
9 3 (17.65%) SQL

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 8 (47.06%) WebLogic
2 7 (41.18%) WebLogic Portal
2 7 (41.18%) AquaLogic Service Bus
2 7 (41.18%) Oracle Service Bus
3 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
1 1 (5.88%) Fireworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.76%) MySQL
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Maven
2 3 (17.65%) Eclipse
3 2 (11.76%) LoadRunner
3 2 (11.76%) JMeter
3 2 (11.76%) Subversion
3 2 (11.76%) JIRA
3 2 (11.76%) SoapUI
4 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.88%) Ant
4 1 (5.88%) JUnit
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 9 (52.94%) Java Developer
3 5 (29.41%) J2EE Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Programmer
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Tester
4 2 (11.76%) Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) REST
2 8 (47.06%) J2EE
2 8 (47.06%) Spring
3 7 (41.18%) Web Services
3 7 (41.18%) XML
3 7 (41.18%) jQuery
4 6 (35.29%) JSF
4 6 (35.29%) Servlets
5 5 (29.41%) Spring MVC
6 2 (11.76%) WCF
6 2 (11.76%) XML Messaging
6 2 (11.76%) CSS
6 2 (11.76%) .NET
7 1 (5.88%) HTML
7 1 (5.88%) XML Schema
7 1 (5.88%) JAX-RPC
7 1 (5.88%) JTS
7 1 (5.88%) JTA
7 1 (5.88%) Ajax
7 1 (5.88%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) MVC
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) Integration Testing
3 3 (17.65%) OpenUP
4 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
4 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
4 2 (11.76%) Test Management
4 2 (11.76%) Information Management
4 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Validation
4 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum
5 1 (5.88%) UML
5 1 (5.88%) SOA
5 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) Java
2 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
3 8 (47.06%) Python
4 6 (35.29%) Ruby
5 3 (17.65%) SQL
6 2 (11.76%) C#
6 2 (11.76%) C++
7 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
7 1 (5.88%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 5 (29.41%) DV Cleared
3 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) ISO 9002
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) HP
2 2 (11.76%) Citrix
2 2 (11.76%) Capita
3 1 (5.88%) Adobe