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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 25 41 33
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -8
Contract jobs citing SOAP 5 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 3.25% 1.90% 0.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.10% 5.00% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 0
Average daily rate £325 £290 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £32.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+19.53% -1.53%
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
82 100 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 53.25% 38.02% 38.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 59 32
Average daily rate £350 £290 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £175 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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 8 February 2016, 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 6 (85.71%) XML
2 5 (71.43%) Web Services
3 4 (57.14%) PhpStorm
3 4 (57.14%) Mercurial
3 4 (57.14%) Zend
3 4 (57.14%) Zend Framework
3 4 (57.14%) Middleware
3 4 (57.14%) Project Management
3 4 (57.14%) Magento
3 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 4 (57.14%) OO
3 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
3 4 (57.14%) PHP
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) Spring
5 1 (14.29%) AOP
5 1 (14.29%) jBPM
5 1 (14.29%) .NET Remoting
5 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 1 (14.29%) Java EE
5 1 (14.29%) JIRA
5 1 (14.29%) WCF
5 1 (14.29%) WPF
5 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) VB6
5 1 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (14.29%) C#

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (14.29%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Magento
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
1 4 (57.14%) Mercurial
1 4 (57.14%) PhpStorm
2 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Magento Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Core Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) XML
2 5 (71.43%) Web Services
3 4 (57.14%) Middleware
3 4 (57.14%) Zend Framework
4 2 (28.57%) Spring
5 1 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 1 (14.29%) .NET Remoting
5 1 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
5 1 (14.29%) Java EE
5 1 (14.29%) jBPM
5 1 (14.29%) JMS
5 1 (14.29%) REST
5 1 (14.29%) RESTful
5 1 (14.29%) Servlets
5 1 (14.29%) Spring Security
5 1 (14.29%) WCF
5 1 (14.29%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
1 4 (57.14%) OO
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) AOP
2 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) Software Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) PHP
2 2 (28.57%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) VB
3 1 (14.29%) VB6
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Zend
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle