The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 31 42 37
Rank change year-on-year +11 -5  
Contract jobs citing SOAP 11 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 3.20% 0.31% 1.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.96% 1.45% 10.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 4
Median daily rate £355 £525 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.38% +40.00%  
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 Swindon with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 92 69 59
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 26.74% 21.10% 14.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 54 45
Median daily rate £413 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.85% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 £11.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +400.00% -  
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 Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

SOAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SOAP in Swindon

SOAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SOAP in Swindon

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 23 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 Swindon region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 20 (80.00%) Java
1 20 (80.00%) REST
2 19 (76.00%) BDD
3 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (52.00%) Selenium
4 13 (52.00%) Test Scripting
4 13 (52.00%) WebDriver
5 11 (44.00%) Cucumber
5 11 (44.00%) Bitbucket
6 10 (40.00%) MVC
6 10 (40.00%) Scrum
6 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 10 (40.00%) Web Services
7 9 (36.00%) Finance
7 9 (36.00%) TDD
7 9 (36.00%) Kanban
8 8 (32.00%) Mockito
8 8 (32.00%) Spring
8 8 (32.00%) HTML
9 7 (28.00%) CSS
9 7 (28.00%) Maven
9 7 (28.00%) Hibernate
9 7 (28.00%) Spring MVC
10 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
11 5 (20.00%) jQuery
11 5 (20.00%) Performance Testing
11 5 (20.00%) Sass
11 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
12 4 (16.00%) Apache
12 4 (16.00%) Tomcat

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 (16.00%) Apache
1 4 (16.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.00%) IIS
3 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (52.00%) Selenium
1 13 (52.00%) WebDriver
2 11 (44.00%) Bitbucket
2 11 (44.00%) Cucumber
3 8 (32.00%) Mockito
4 7 (28.00%) Maven
5 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
6 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
7 4 (16.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (16.00%) SoapUI
8 3 (12.00%) Ant
8 3 (12.00%) GitLab
8 3 (12.00%) JUnit
9 1 (4.00%) Jasmine
9 1 (4.00%) NuGet
9 1 (4.00%) ReSharper
9 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (4.00%) TortoiseSVN
9 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
9 1 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Developer
2 9 (36.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Tester
4 4 (16.00%) Automation Tester
5 2 (8.00%) Applications Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Java Applications Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Java Web Applications Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Test Leader
5 2 (8.00%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (4.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Lead Java Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Software Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Software Tester
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (80.00%) REST
2 10 (40.00%) Web Services
3 8 (32.00%) HTML
3 8 (32.00%) Spring
4 7 (28.00%) CSS
4 7 (28.00%) Hibernate
4 7 (28.00%) Spring MVC
5 5 (20.00%) jQuery
5 5 (20.00%) Sass
6 3 (12.00%) .NET
6 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (8.00%) Ext JS
7 2 (8.00%) Node.js
7 2 (8.00%) React
7 2 (8.00%) WCF
8 1 (4.00%) HTML5
8 1 (4.00%) RESTful
8 1 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) BDD
2 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (52.00%) Test Scripting
4 10 (40.00%) MVC
4 10 (40.00%) Scrum
5 9 (36.00%) Kanban
5 9 (36.00%) TDD
6 5 (20.00%) Performance Testing
7 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (16.00%) Exploratory Testing
7 4 (16.00%) Open Source
8 3 (12.00%) Automation Testing
8 3 (12.00%) SOA
8 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (8.00%) DevOps
9 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
9 2 (8.00%) OO
9 2 (8.00%) OOD
9 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
9 2 (8.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) Java
2 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.00%) C#
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Docker
2 3 (12.00%) Varnish
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Sencha
2 1 (4.00%) Google
2 1 (4.00%) IBM
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