The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 60 58 49
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Contract jobs citing SOAP 10 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.17% 1.42% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.73% 5.09% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 0
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£375 £375 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.38% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £38.03 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+15.71% +23.65%
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
268 216 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 31.31% 27.84% 21.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 171 61
Average daily rate £375 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £298 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £36.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 7 July 2015.

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 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 16 (80.00%) Web Services
2 12 (60.00%) XML
2 12 (60.00%) REST
3 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (45.00%) SQL
5 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (30.00%) ETL
5 6 (30.00%) Selenium
5 6 (30.00%) BDD
6 5 (25.00%) WebDriver
6 5 (25.00%) Apple iOS
6 5 (25.00%) CSS
6 5 (25.00%) HTML
6 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 4 (20.00%) Windows
7 4 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (20.00%) Java
7 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
7 4 (20.00%) Oracle
7 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
7 4 (20.00%) HTTP
7 4 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
7 4 (20.00%) Content Management
7 4 (20.00%) TDD
7 4 (20.00%) Scrum
7 4 (20.00%) CMS
7 4 (20.00%) HTML5
7 4 (20.00%) Cucumber
7 4 (20.00%) CSS3
7 4 (20.00%) Appcelerator Titanium

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 4 (20.00%) CMS
1 4 (20.00%) Node.js
2 2 (10.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) Mule ESB
3 1 (5.00%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) CouchDB
4 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.00%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (5.00%) MySQL
4 1 (5.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Selenium
2 5 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 4 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 4 (20.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 4 (20.00%) Selenium IDE
3 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (15.00%) JUnit
4 3 (15.00%) NUnit
4 3 (15.00%) TestNG
4 3 (15.00%) MSTest
5 2 (10.00%) Maven
5 2 (10.00%) JIRA
5 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (5.00%) HP UFT
6 1 (5.00%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) ETL Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 3 (15.00%) AWS Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) QA Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Java Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior QA Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Java Architect
5 1 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) Web Services
2 12 (60.00%) XML
2 12 (60.00%) REST
3 5 (25.00%) CSS
3 5 (25.00%) HTML
4 4 (20.00%) RESTful
4 4 (20.00%) HTML5
4 4 (20.00%) CSS3
4 4 (20.00%) Backbone.js
4 4 (20.00%) Sass
4 4 (20.00%) Ember.js
4 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (20.00%) Express
4 4 (20.00%) Apache Cordova
5 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (15.00%) Apache Flex
5 3 (15.00%) .NET
5 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (15.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (10.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (15.00%) Data Structures
1 3 (15.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Phone
2 4 (20.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) ETL
2 6 (30.00%) BDD
3 4 (20.00%) Scrum
3 4 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (20.00%) ETL Development
3 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 4 (20.00%) TDD
3 4 (20.00%) Content Management
3 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (15.00%) MVC
4 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (10.00%) Mobile Development
6 1 (5.00%) Progressive Enhancement
6 1 (5.00%) User Stories
6 1 (5.00%) iOS Development
6 1 (5.00%) Line Management
6 1 (5.00%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) SQL
2 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (20.00%) Java
4 3 (15.00%) C#
4 3 (15.00%) Ruby
5 1 (5.00%) Apple Swift
5 1 (5.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle Certification
1 4 (20.00%) BC Cleared
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle
1 4 (20.00%) Appcelerator
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) HP
2 1 (5.00%) Atlassian
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