The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 57 56 66
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Contract jobs citing SOAP 15 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.77% 1.26% 0.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.46% 5.09% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 5
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £369
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +8.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.14 £36.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
-13.51% -17.71%
SOAP
South West

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 Bristol region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
201 216 275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 23.73% 24.74% 32.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 166 225
Median daily rate £338 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Median hourly rate £20.39 - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing SOAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

SOAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 13 (68.42%) REST
2 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (47.37%) Scrum
4 8 (42.11%) Java
4 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
4 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
4 8 (42.11%) Web Services
4 8 (42.11%) MongoDB
5 7 (36.84%) Maven
5 7 (36.84%) Git (software)
5 7 (36.84%) SQL
5 7 (36.84%) TDD
6 6 (31.58%) MVC
6 6 (31.58%) JUnit
7 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
7 5 (26.32%) .NET
7 5 (26.32%) C#
7 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (26.32%) Spring
7 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (26.32%) AngularJS
8 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
8 4 (21.05%) Mobile App
8 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (21.05%) React
8 4 (21.05%) Mule ESB
8 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (21.05%) NoSQL
8 4 (21.05%) RESTful
8 4 (21.05%) RabbitMQ

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 (21.05%) Mule
1 4 (21.05%) Mule ESB
1 4 (21.05%) NServiceBus
2 1 (5.26%) Confluence
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) MongoDB
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) NoSQL
2 4 (21.05%) RavenDB
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.26%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (5.26%) CouchDB
4 1 (5.26%) GIS
4 1 (5.26%) MySQL
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.26%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Git (software)
1 7 (36.84%) Maven
2 6 (31.58%) JUnit
3 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
3 4 (21.05%) Subversion
3 4 (21.05%) TeamCity
4 3 (15.79%) Artifactory
4 3 (15.79%) NuGet
4 3 (15.79%) SoapUI
5 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
5 2 (10.53%) JIRA
5 2 (10.53%) Mockito
6 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
6 1 (5.26%) Hamcrest
6 1 (5.26%) HP UFT
6 1 (5.26%) IntelliJ
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (5.26%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (5.26%) Selenium
6 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.26%) Billing
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Marketing
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Java Developer
3 5 (26.32%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (21.05%) .NET Developer
4 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 4 (21.05%) AWS Developer
4 4 (21.05%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (21.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (21.05%) C# Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) iOS Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Java Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Senior iOS Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.26%) SOA Architect
6 1 (5.26%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) REST
2 8 (42.11%) Web Services
3 5 (26.32%) .NET
3 5 (26.32%) AngularJS
3 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
3 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (26.32%) Spring
4 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (21.05%) MSMQ
4 4 (21.05%) NHibernate
4 4 (21.05%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (21.05%) React
4 4 (21.05%) RESTful
4 4 (21.05%) WCF
5 3 (15.79%) HTML
5 3 (15.79%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (10.53%) Cocoa Touch
6 2 (10.53%) CSS
6 2 (10.53%) JSP
6 2 (10.53%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) iPhone
1 4 (21.05%) Mobile App
2 3 (15.79%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.26%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.26%) iPad
3 1 (5.26%) NHS
3 1 (5.26%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Android
1 3 (15.79%) Unix
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
1 3 (15.79%) Windows Phone
2 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) Scrum
3 7 (36.84%) TDD
4 6 (31.58%) MVC
5 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting
7 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (15.79%) Extreme Programming
7 3 (15.79%) OO
8 2 (10.53%) API Integration
8 2 (10.53%) BDD
8 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
8 2 (10.53%) ETL
8 2 (10.53%) iOS Development
8 2 (10.53%) Kanban
8 2 (10.53%) SDLC
8 2 (10.53%) Web Development
8 2 (10.53%) Wireframes
9 1 (5.26%) Mobile First
9 1 (5.26%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) Java
1 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
2 7 (36.84%) SQL
3 5 (26.32%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) Objective-C
4 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.26%) Apple Swift
5 1 (5.26%) Groovy
5 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) HL7
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.26%) Graylog
2 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) ESRI
2 1 (5.26%) HP
2 1 (5.26%) hybris
2 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com