The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for SOAP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 84 67
Rank change year-on-year +2 -17  
Contract jobs citing SOAP 25 34 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.41% 1.71% 2.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.28% 7.30% 11.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 29 42
Median daily rate £469 £363 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.31% -5.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £483 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.93 £31.00 £44.00
% change year-on-year -61.51% -29.54%  

SOAP is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 398 466 460
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 22.37% 23.39% 21.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 318 306
Median daily rate £375 £365 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.73% -1.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £293 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £463 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 £44.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.49% +36.92%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing SOAP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in Hampshire

SOAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SOAP in Hampshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for SOAP in Hampshire

SOAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in Hampshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SOAP in Hampshire

SOAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SOAP in Hampshire

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke - 12 £359 - 5
Fareham +1 5 £525 +45.83%
Winchester +5 3 £358 +5.14%
Southampton +3 1 £275 -35.29%
Portsmouth -5 1 £275 -4.34%
SOAP
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 48 (66.67%) Linux
2 41 (56.94%) Windows
3 37 (51.39%) Web Services
4 28 (38.89%) Java
5 27 (37.50%) REST
6 22 (30.56%) Security Cleared
7 21 (29.17%) ITIL
8 20 (27.78%) JavaScript
9 19 (26.39%) CA
9 19 (26.39%) VMware
10 18 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 18 (25.00%) SC Cleared
10 18 (25.00%) PaaS
10 18 (25.00%) IaaS
11 17 (23.61%) RESTful
11 17 (23.61%) Microsoft
11 17 (23.61%) Workflow
11 17 (23.61%) Task Automation
12 16 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (20.83%) SQL
14 14 (19.44%) HTML
14 14 (19.44%) CSS
15 13 (18.06%) XML
15 13 (18.06%) Ajax
15 13 (18.06%) Git (software)
15 13 (18.06%) jQuery
15 13 (18.06%) AngularJS
16 12 (16.67%) Unix
16 12 (16.67%) JBoss
17 11 (15.28%) Front End Development

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 12 (16.67%) JBoss
2 5 (6.94%) Apache
3 3 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.17%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.78%) Apache Solr
4 2 (2.78%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.39%) Anypoint
5 1 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.39%) CMS
5 1 (1.39%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (1.39%) phpBB
5 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.39%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 18 (25.00%) IaaS
1 18 (25.00%) PaaS
2 6 (8.33%) SaaS
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.72%) LDAP
2 1 (1.39%) FTP
2 1 (1.39%) HTTP
2 1 (1.39%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.39%) Internet
2 1 (1.39%) SSL
2 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.11%) MySQL
3 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (5.56%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (18.06%) Git (software)
2 7 (9.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (8.33%) SoapUI
4 5 (6.94%) Gradle
4 5 (6.94%) JIRA
4 5 (6.94%) Visual Studio
5 4 (5.56%) Subversion
6 3 (4.17%) Selenium
7 2 (2.78%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (2.78%) XMLSpy
8 1 (1.39%) Checkstyle
8 1 (1.39%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.39%) FindBugs
8 1 (1.39%) JUnit
8 1 (1.39%) Maven
8 1 (1.39%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (8.33%) Back Office
1 6 (8.33%) Finance
2 3 (4.17%) Retail
3 1 (1.39%) Military
3 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (40.28%) Developer
2 12 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 8 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
4 7 (9.72%) Analyst
5 5 (6.94%) Angular Developer
5 5 (6.94%) C Developer
6 4 (5.56%) Cloud Automation Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) Data Analyst
6 4 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) ETL Analyst
6 4 (5.56%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.17%) Architect
7 3 (4.17%) Automation Consultant
7 3 (4.17%) Consultant
7 3 (4.17%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (4.17%) Tester
8 2 (2.78%) Integration Developer
8 2 (2.78%) Migration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (51.39%) Web Services
2 27 (37.50%) REST
3 17 (23.61%) RESTful
4 14 (19.44%) CSS
4 14 (19.44%) HTML
5 13 (18.06%) Ajax
5 13 (18.06%) AngularJS
5 13 (18.06%) jQuery
5 13 (18.06%) XML
6 8 (11.11%) .NET
6 8 (11.11%) Apache Camel
7 7 (9.72%) ActiveMQ
7 7 (9.72%) J2EE
8 6 (8.33%) Angular 2
8 6 (8.33%) Middleware
9 5 (6.94%) WCF
10 4 (5.56%) .NET Framework
10 4 (5.56%) Entity Framework
10 4 (5.56%) LINQ
10 4 (5.56%) NLog
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.72%) Derivative
2 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.39%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.39%) DataPower
3 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.39%) Streaming Media
3 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 48 (66.67%) Linux
2 41 (56.94%) Windows
3 12 (16.67%) Unix
4 3 (4.17%) Solaris
5 2 (2.78%) AIX
5 2 (2.78%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (29.17%) ITIL
2 17 (23.61%) Task Automation
2 17 (23.61%) Workflow
3 16 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (15.28%) Front End Development
5 8 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (11.11%) SOA
6 7 (9.72%) DevOps
7 6 (8.33%) Data Analysis
7 6 (8.33%) Scrum
7 6 (8.33%) Test Automation
7 6 (8.33%) User Stories
8 5 (6.94%) Data Extraction
8 5 (6.94%) ERP
8 5 (6.94%) Open Source
8 5 (6.94%) Software Engineering
8 5 (6.94%) Web Development
9 4 (5.56%) Data Integration
9 4 (5.56%) Dependency Injection
9 4 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (38.89%) Java
2 20 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 15 (20.83%) SQL
4 9 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 7 (9.72%) C
6 6 (8.33%) C#
7 1 (1.39%) BeanShell
7 1 (1.39%) Jython
7 1 (1.39%) PHP
7 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.39%) XPath
Qualifications
1 22 (30.56%) Security Cleared
2 18 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.17%) ISEB
4 2 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) SLA
2 1 (1.39%) COBIT
2 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.94%) Docker
2 1 (1.39%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) Ansible
1 1 (1.39%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (1.39%) Piwik
1 1 (1.39%) Puppet
1 1 (1.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 19 (26.39%) CA
1 19 (26.39%) VMware
2 17 (23.61%) Microsoft
3 8 (11.11%) Oracle
4 7 (9.72%) IBM
5 4 (5.56%) MuleSoft
5 4 (5.56%) Splunk
6 3 (4.17%) WSO2
7 1 (1.39%) HP
7 1 (1.39%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.39%) Remedy
7 1 (1.39%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.39%) Zend
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