The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 26 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)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 44 51
Rank change year-on-year +12 +7  
Contract jobs citing SOAP 46 16 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 6.13% 2.44% 3.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.18% 10.46% 13.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 16
Median daily rate £330 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £469 £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 £25.97 £31.14 £44.00
% change year-on-year -16.60% -29.23%  

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 228 153 199
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 30.36% 23.36% 23.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 69 123
Median daily rate £360 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £463 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

SOAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SOAP in Milton Keynes

SOAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SOAP in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 46 (77.97%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (76.27%) Java
3 39 (66.10%) REST
4 33 (55.93%) Git (software)
5 32 (54.24%) Jenkins
6 29 (49.15%) SQL
6 29 (49.15%) TDD
7 28 (47.46%) Finance
7 28 (47.46%) Test Automation
7 28 (47.46%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (45.76%) Web Services
9 24 (40.68%) JIRA
10 23 (38.98%) Mobile App
11 22 (37.29%) Node.js
11 22 (37.29%) Scrum
12 21 (35.59%) Banking
13 18 (30.51%) QA
14 16 (27.12%) Internet
14 16 (27.12%) IBM
15 15 (25.42%) Python
16 14 (23.73%) Spring
16 14 (23.73%) SDLC
17 12 (20.34%) HTML
17 12 (20.34%) Protractor
17 12 (20.34%) AngularJS
17 12 (20.34%) Open Source
18 11 (18.64%) RESTful
19 10 (16.95%) Calabash
19 10 (16.95%) Spring Boot
19 10 (16.95%) OpenShift

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 4 (6.78%) JBoss
1 4 (6.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (5.08%) Confluence
3 2 (3.39%) Alfresco
3 2 (3.39%) Apache
3 2 (3.39%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.39%) CMS
3 2 (3.39%) Drupal
3 2 (3.39%) Liferay
3 2 (3.39%) WildFly
4 1 (1.69%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.95%) OpenShift
2 4 (6.78%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.39%) SaaS
3 2 (3.39%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 16 (27.12%) Internet
2 3 (5.08%) LDAP
3 1 (1.69%) HTTP
3 1 (1.69%) Intranet
3 1 (1.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.25%) MongoDB
2 6 (10.17%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.08%) MySQL
4 2 (3.39%) Big Data
4 2 (3.39%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.39%) Redis
5 1 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.69%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 33 (55.93%) Git (software)
2 32 (54.24%) Jenkins
3 24 (40.68%) JIRA
4 12 (20.34%) Protractor
5 10 (16.95%) Calabash
6 9 (15.25%) GitLab
7 8 (13.56%) Karma Test Runner
7 8 (13.56%) Mocha
7 8 (13.56%) Selenium
8 7 (11.86%) Cucumber
9 3 (5.08%) Jasmine
9 3 (5.08%) Subversion
10 2 (3.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (3.39%) Bitbucket
10 2 (3.39%) Eclipse
10 2 (3.39%) Gradle
10 2 (3.39%) Maven
10 2 (3.39%) PhantomJS
10 2 (3.39%) SoapUI
10 2 (3.39%) WebDriver
General
1 28 (47.46%) Finance
2 21 (35.59%) Banking
3 10 (16.95%) Corporate Banking
3 10 (16.95%) Retail
4 3 (5.08%) Marketing
5 2 (3.39%) Spanish Language
5 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.69%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (50.85%) Developer
2 23 (38.98%) Tester
3 22 (37.29%) Automation Tester
4 13 (22.03%) Java Developer
5 10 (16.95%) QA Automation Tester
5 10 (16.95%) QA Tester
6 6 (10.17%) Android Developer
7 4 (6.78%) Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.08%) iOS Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Java Automation Tester
8 3 (5.08%) Senior Automation Tester
8 3 (5.08%) Senior Tester
9 2 (3.39%) Automation Test Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) Salesforce Tester
9 2 (3.39%) Senior Android Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Test Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Developer
9 2 (3.39%) TIBCO Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (66.10%) REST
2 27 (45.76%) Web Services
3 22 (37.29%) Node.js
4 14 (23.73%) Spring
5 12 (20.34%) AngularJS
5 12 (20.34%) HTML
6 11 (18.64%) RESTful
7 10 (16.95%) Spring Boot
8 9 (15.25%) Java EE
8 9 (15.25%) XML
9 8 (13.56%) Chai
9 8 (13.56%) HTML5
9 8 (13.56%) XSLT
10 7 (11.86%) JSON
11 5 (8.47%) Android SDK
11 5 (8.47%) OAuth
11 5 (8.47%) Swagger
11 5 (8.47%) WSDL
12 4 (6.78%) .NET
12 4 (6.78%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 23 (38.98%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.08%) Mobile Banking
2 3 (5.08%) User Experience
3 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.39%) Fintech
3 2 (3.39%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.69%) Clustering
4 1 (1.69%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.69%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.56%) Android
2 5 (8.47%) Apple iOS
2 5 (8.47%) Linux
3 4 (6.78%) Windows
4 2 (3.39%) AIX
4 2 (3.39%) Mac OS X
4 2 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.39%) Solaris
4 2 (3.39%) Ubuntu
4 2 (3.39%) Windows 10
4 2 (3.39%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (77.97%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (49.15%) TDD
3 28 (47.46%) Continuous Integration
3 28 (47.46%) Test Automation
4 22 (37.29%) Scrum
5 14 (23.73%) SDLC
6 12 (20.34%) Open Source
7 10 (16.95%) Workflow
8 8 (13.56%) Build Automation
8 8 (13.56%) Dependency Management
8 8 (13.56%) Microservices
9 7 (11.86%) API Development
9 7 (11.86%) Functional Testing
9 7 (11.86%) SOA
10 6 (10.17%) Android Development
11 5 (8.47%) BDD
12 4 (6.78%) Mentoring
12 4 (6.78%) QA Automation
13 3 (5.08%) DevOps
13 3 (5.08%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 45 (76.27%) Java
2 29 (49.15%) SQL
3 15 (25.42%) Python
4 10 (16.95%) Ruby
4 10 (16.95%) VB
5 7 (11.86%) JavaScript
6 4 (6.78%) Apple Swift
7 3 (5.08%) C#
8 2 (3.39%) PHP
8 2 (3.39%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.39%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.69%) Jython
9 1 (1.69%) Korn
9 1 (1.69%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (3.39%) Sun Certification
2 1 (1.69%) ISEB
2 1 (1.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (30.51%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) Ansible
2 1 (1.69%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 16 (27.12%) IBM
2 5 (8.47%) Oracle
2 5 (8.47%) Red Hat
3 3 (5.08%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (5.08%) TIBCO
4 2 (3.39%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.39%) OpenText
5 1 (1.69%) Apigee
5 1 (1.69%) Apple
5 1 (1.69%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.69%) Perforce
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