The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newbury 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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Berkshire / Newbury
Rank 14 - 33
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing SOAP 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 2.02% - 0.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.00% - 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £325 - £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £49.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year +12.24% +53.12%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Newbury
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 25 25 29
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newbury 25.25% 23.15% 11.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 16
Median daily rate £328 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.94% +21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £265 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £550 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newbury 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 Newbury

SOAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SOAP in Newbury

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Newbury region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) Kafka
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (75.00%) logstash
2 3 (75.00%) Kibana
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) Microservices
2 3 (75.00%) Spring Boot
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 3 (75.00%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Validation
2 3 (75.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) RESTful
2 3 (75.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (50.00%) JMeter
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) UML
4 1 (25.00%) Cramer
4 1 (25.00%) Amdocs
4 1 (25.00%) Billing
4 1 (25.00%) eTOM

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury 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 3 (75.00%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (75.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) BGP
1 1 (25.00%) MPLS
1 1 (25.00%) OSPF
1 1 (25.00%) PBX
1 1 (25.00%) SNMP
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) Telnet
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (75.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (50.00%) JMeter
General
1 1 (25.00%) Billing
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) BSS Architect
1 1 (25.00%) BSS Solutions Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (25.00%) OSS Architect
1 1 (25.00%) OSS Solutions Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) Kafka
2 3 (75.00%) RESTful
2 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) Spring Boot
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Microservices
1 3 (75.00%) SDLC
1 3 (75.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) eTOM
2 1 (25.00%) Fault Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Kibana
1 3 (75.00%) logstash
2 1 (25.00%) Amdocs OSS
2 1 (25.00%) Netcool
2 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Amdocs
2 1 (25.00%) Cramer
2 1 (25.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Remedy