The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 56 48 67
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +19
Contract jobs citing SOAP 4 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.68% 2.22% 0.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.84% 6.58% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 4
Median daily rate £275 £301 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.71% -41.21%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +4.28%
SOAP
East of England

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 Cambridgeshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
217 228 291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 36.90% 33.78% 37.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 146 178
Median daily rate £388 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.16% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £289 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 11
Median hourly rate £16.50 £43.75 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.28% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +12 4 £275 - 6
SOAP
East of England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 10 (83.33%) C#
2 7 (58.33%) .NET
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) REST
4 5 (41.67%) Web Services
4 5 (41.67%) Data Protection
5 4 (33.33%) WCF
5 4 (33.33%) JMeter
5 4 (33.33%) SoapUI
6 3 (25.00%) SOLID
6 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (16.67%) JSP
7 2 (16.67%) SOA
7 2 (16.67%) XML
7 2 (16.67%) Java
7 2 (16.67%) IIS
7 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 2 (16.67%) TDD
7 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
7 2 (16.67%) JSON
7 2 (16.67%) Games
7 2 (16.67%) Scrum
7 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (16.67%) BDD
7 2 (16.67%) SpecFlow
7 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 2 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) FTP
1 1 (8.33%) SSH
1 1 (8.33%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) DB2
1 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) JMeter
1 4 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 2 (16.67%) SpecFlow
3 1 (8.33%) Toad
General
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Automation Tester
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Tester
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior .NET Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior .NET Enterprise Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Enterprise Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) WCF Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) REST
3 5 (41.67%) Web Services
4 4 (33.33%) WCF
5 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (16.67%) JSON
5 2 (16.67%) JSP
5 2 (16.67%) XML
6 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
6 1 (8.33%) HTML
6 1 (8.33%) JavaBeans
6 1 (8.33%) JMX
6 1 (8.33%) Servlets
6 1 (8.33%) Spring
6 1 (8.33%) Swing
6 1 (8.33%) SWT
6 1 (8.33%) UDDI
6 1 (8.33%) WSDL
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Data Protection
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) SOLID
2 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
3 2 (16.67%) BDD
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) SOA
3 2 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Development
4 1 (8.33%) MVVM
4 1 (8.33%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) OOP
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) XAML
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SDET