Period
to 5 July 2020

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 6 months to 5 July 2020 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
6 months to
5 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 42 56 68
Rank change year-on-year +14 +12 -15
Contract jobs citing SOAP 14 37 41
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.04% 3.26% 2.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.22% 12.25% 7.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 25 9
Median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - +24.57%
10th Percentile £437 £308 £373
90th Percentile £523 £562 £575
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £500 £425 £440
% change year-on-year +17.65% -3.41% +20.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £66.00 £46.67 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.42% - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £66.00 £46.67 -
% change year-on-year +41.42% - -

SOAP is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 92 302 531
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 19.96% 26.63% 33.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 163 312
Median daily rate £477 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.07% +5.88% +9.68%
10th Percentile £300 £316 £325
90th Percentile £550 £632 £563
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £475 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £46.67 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.01% -15.15% -
10th Percentile £30.75 £46.67 £52.50
90th Percentile £51.60 £46.67 £57.50
Median hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +2.94% -20.00% +46.55%

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing SOAP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in Milton Keynes

SOAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SOAP in Milton Keynes.

Daily rate trend for SOAP in Milton Keynes

SOAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SOAP in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 5 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for SOAP in Milton Keynes

SOAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SOAP in Milton Keynes.

Hourly rate trend for SOAP in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 5 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing SOAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 13 (92.86%) Web Services
2 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 12 (85.71%) Java
2 12 (85.71%) SQL
3 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
3 11 (78.57%) MySQL
3 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
3 11 (78.57%) HTML
3 11 (78.57%) Git (software)
4 10 (71.43%) PowerShell
4 10 (71.43%) DevOps
4 10 (71.43%) Oracle
4 10 (71.43%) Ant
4 10 (71.43%) Perl
5 9 (64.29%) C
5 9 (64.29%) DB2
5 9 (64.29%) JSP
5 9 (64.29%) Servlets
5 9 (64.29%) Linux
5 9 (64.29%) XML
5 9 (64.29%) LDAP
5 9 (64.29%) Eclipse
5 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
5 9 (64.29%) Red Hat
5 9 (64.29%) RACF
5 9 (64.29%) Mainframe
5 9 (64.29%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (64.29%) Bourne shell
5 9 (64.29%) BeanShell

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 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Azure
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon S3
2 2 (14.29%) AWS
2 2 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (14.29%) npm
3 1 (7.14%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 1 (7.14%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) MySQL
1 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 9 (64.29%) DB2
2 9 (64.29%) DB2 UDB
2 9 (64.29%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 11 (78.57%) Git (software)
2 10 (71.43%) Ant
3 9 (64.29%) Eclipse
3 9 (64.29%) JIRA
3 9 (64.29%) Selenium
4 5 (35.71%) JUnit
5 2 (14.29%) Grunt
5 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
5 2 (14.29%) Mocha
5 2 (14.29%) webpack
6 1 (7.14%) Hudson
6 1 (7.14%) Subversion
6 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Financial Institution
4 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
4 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (14.29%) SailPoint Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Applications Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Mobile Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Architect
4 1 (7.14%) CRM Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Integration Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Integration Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) SailPoint Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Salesforce Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Integration Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) Web Services
2 11 (78.57%) HTML
3 9 (64.29%) JSP
3 9 (64.29%) LDAP
3 9 (64.29%) SailPoint
3 9 (64.29%) Servlets
3 9 (64.29%) XML
4 7 (50.00%) Node.js
5 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
5 5 (35.71%) Electron Framework
6 3 (21.43%) JSON
6 3 (21.43%) Middleware
7 2 (14.29%) Apache Cordova
7 2 (14.29%) Express
7 2 (14.29%) jQuery
7 2 (14.29%) PhoneGap
7 2 (14.29%) React
7 2 (14.29%) React Native
7 2 (14.29%) REST
7 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Linux Command Line
1 9 (64.29%) Mainframe
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 2 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (7.14%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (57.14%) Unix
4 2 (14.29%) Android
4 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) DevOps
2 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (57.14%) Test Automation
4 7 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
5 5 (35.71%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
6 2 (14.29%) CRM
6 2 (14.29%) Data Transformation
6 2 (14.29%) ETL
6 2 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
6 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 2 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (14.29%) MVC
6 2 (14.29%) MVVM
6 2 (14.29%) Open Source
6 2 (14.29%) SOA
6 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
6 2 (14.29%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Java
1 12 (85.71%) SQL
2 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
3 10 (71.43%) Perl
3 10 (71.43%) PowerShell
4 9 (64.29%) BeanShell
4 9 (64.29%) Bourne shell
4 9 (64.29%) C
4 9 (64.29%) Korn
5 6 (42.86%) Python
6 5 (35.71%) PHP
7 2 (14.29%) Apple Swift
7 2 (14.29%) C#
7 2 (14.29%) ES6
7 2 (14.29%) Kotlin
7 2 (14.29%) Objective-C
8 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
8 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (7.14%) MCSA
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
1 9 (64.29%) RACF
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Oracle
2 9 (64.29%) Red Hat
3 2 (14.29%) OutSystems
3 2 (14.29%) Xamarin
4 1 (7.14%) Capita
4 1 (7.14%) IBM
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Pardot
4 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com