The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 40 33 24
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -9
Contract jobs citing SOAP 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 1.94% 0.50% 0.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.95% 1.33% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Average daily rate
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£290 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.33%
SOAP
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
101 75 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 39.15% 37.69% 36.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 31 38
Average daily rate £290 £263 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.47% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £164 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SOAP across the Brighton region.

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing SOAP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SOAP.

1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) RESTful
2 4 (80.00%) Software Architecture
2 4 (80.00%) BDD
3 3 (60.00%) JPA
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) JUnit
3 3 (60.00%) Spring
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (40.00%) Selenium
4 2 (40.00%) WCF
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) TestNG
4 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (20.00%) JPQL

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing SOAP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SOAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) JUnit
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) TestNG
2 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) Ant
3 1 (20.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (20.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) RESTful
3 3 (60.00%) JPA
3 3 (60.00%) Spring
3 3 (60.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (40.00%) WCF
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (20.00%) REST
5 1 (20.00%) Spring MVC
5 1 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) XSLT
5 1 (20.00%) jQuery
5 1 (20.00%) Java EE
5 1 (20.00%) Ajax
5 1 (20.00%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
1 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (80.00%) Software Architecture
1 4 (80.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) JPQL
4 1 (20.00%) HQL
4 1 (20.00%) Scala
4 1 (20.00%) Groovy
4 1 (20.00%) XQuery
4 1 (20.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree