The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 30 49 39
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -10
Contract jobs citing SOAP 28 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.44% 0.62% 0.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.43% 1.61% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 1
Average daily rate
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£375 £413 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £48.00
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -27.08%
SOAP
Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridge region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
194 186 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 37.67% 38.43% 34.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 130 49
Average daily rate £365 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 7
Average hourly rate £42.50 £47.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £47.50 £18.12
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

SOAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 26 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (67.65%) XML
3 16 (47.06%) .NET
4 15 (44.12%) SQL Server
4 15 (44.12%) Web Services
5 14 (41.18%) C#
6 12 (35.29%) SQL
6 12 (35.29%) ISEB
6 12 (35.29%) SoapUI
6 12 (35.29%) Jenkins
7 11 (32.35%) JIRA
7 11 (32.35%) ASP.NET
8 10 (29.41%) Automated Testing
9 9 (26.47%) Scrum
9 9 (26.47%) CMS
9 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
9 9 (26.47%) XSLT
9 9 (26.47%) Selenium
9 9 (26.47%) Sitecore CMS
9 9 (26.47%) Sitecore
10 8 (23.53%) Groovy
10 8 (23.53%) Ant
10 8 (23.53%) Maven
11 7 (20.59%) Software Testing
12 6 (17.65%) ISEB Practitioner
12 6 (17.65%) Java
13 5 (14.71%) MySQL
13 5 (14.71%) Oracle
13 5 (14.71%) Linux
14 4 (11.76%) REST

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 9 (26.47%) CMS
1 9 (26.47%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (11.76%) Apache
3 3 (8.82%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (5.88%) Apache Solr
4 2 (5.88%) IIS
5 1 (2.94%) Node.js
5 1 (2.94%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) LDAP
2 2 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (44.12%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.71%) MySQL
3 3 (8.82%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (35.29%) Jenkins
1 12 (35.29%) SoapUI
2 11 (32.35%) JIRA
3 9 (26.47%) Selenium
4 8 (23.53%) Ant
4 8 (23.53%) Maven
5 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.94%) LoadRunner
6 1 (2.94%) Subversion
6 1 (2.94%) Jasmine
6 1 (2.94%) Grunt
6 1 (2.94%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (2.94%) Sublime Text
6 1 (2.94%) Bower
6 1 (2.94%) GitLab
General
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (58.82%) Developer
2 11 (32.35%) .NET Developer
3 9 (26.47%) Sitecore Developer
4 7 (20.59%) Test Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Test Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Automation Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Test Automation Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Applications Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Architect
8 1 (2.94%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Technical Architect
8 1 (2.94%) PHP Developer
8 1 (2.94%) .NET Web Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Performance Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Performance Test Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (67.65%) XML
2 16 (47.06%) .NET
3 15 (44.12%) Web Services
4 11 (32.35%) ASP.NET
5 9 (26.47%) XSLT
6 4 (11.76%) CSS
6 4 (11.76%) HTML
6 4 (11.76%) REST
7 3 (8.82%) WCF
8 2 (5.88%) WSDL
8 2 (5.88%) Middleware
8 2 (5.88%) Hibernate
8 2 (5.88%) Lucene
8 2 (5.88%) Spring
8 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
8 2 (5.88%) Java EE
8 2 (5.88%) Servlets
8 2 (5.88%) HTML5
8 2 (5.88%) Spring Security
8 2 (5.88%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Biology
1 2 (5.88%) Life Science
2 1 (2.94%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Linux
2 3 (8.82%) UNIX
2 3 (8.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (29.41%) Automated Testing
3 9 (26.47%) Scrum
4 7 (20.59%) Software Testing
5 4 (11.76%) MVC
5 4 (11.76%) Manual Testing
5 4 (11.76%) Test Strategy
6 3 (8.82%) System Testing
7 2 (5.88%) Kanban
7 2 (5.88%) Bioinformatics
7 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.88%) Performance Testing
7 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.94%) Test Scripting
8 1 (2.94%) Load Testing
8 1 (2.94%) Web Development
8 1 (2.94%) OOP
8 1 (2.94%) OO
8 1 (2.94%) OOD
8 1 (2.94%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) C#
2 12 (35.29%) SQL
3 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
4 8 (23.53%) Groovy
5 6 (17.65%) Java
6 3 (8.82%) Perl
6 3 (8.82%) C++
6 3 (8.82%) Python
7 1 (2.94%) PHP5
7 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) ISEB
2 6 (17.65%) ISEB Practitioner
3 4 (11.76%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.94%) Degree
4 1 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Sitecore
2 5 (14.71%) Oracle
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.88%) Terracotta
4 1 (2.94%) Google
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