The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 46 56 52
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Contract jobs citing SOAP 14 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.05% 1.24% 1.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.22% 3.45% 3.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 5
Average daily rate
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£400 £338 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.33%
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
225 232 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 32.99% 35.91% 29.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 115 104
Average daily rate £325 £323 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.77% -7.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 8
Average hourly rate £33.50 £36.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.21% +4.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +3 5 £375 - 4
Peterborough 0 1 £350 -6.66% 1
SOAP
East of England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 17 (89.47%) Web Services
2 14 (73.68%) C#
3 13 (68.42%) WCF
4 12 (63.16%) BizTalk Server
4 12 (63.16%) XML
5 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (26.32%) Java
6 4 (21.05%) .NET
6 4 (21.05%) Scrum
6 4 (21.05%) TDD
7 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
7 3 (15.79%) J2EE
7 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
7 3 (15.79%) RESTful
8 2 (10.53%) REST
8 2 (10.53%) Entity Framework
8 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
8 2 (10.53%) XMLSpy
8 2 (10.53%) UML
8 2 (10.53%) SQL
8 2 (10.53%) HTML
8 2 (10.53%) IIS
8 2 (10.53%) B2B
8 2 (10.53%) BPEL
9 1 (5.26%) Degree
9 1 (5.26%) JIRA
9 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
9 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (5.26%) Spring
9 1 (5.26%) Maven

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 12 (63.16%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (10.53%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) JBoss
3 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.26%) Mule
3 1 (5.26%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) DB2
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) XMLSpy
2 1 (5.26%) Maven
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) NWDS
2 1 (5.26%) Hudson
2 1 (5.26%) Rational Application Developer
2 1 (5.26%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Developer
2 10 (52.63%) BizTalk Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Architect
4 4 (21.05%) Technical Architect
5 2 (10.53%) BizTalk Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Java Web Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Integration Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Middleware Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.26%) SAP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (89.47%) Web Services
2 13 (68.42%) WCF
3 12 (63.16%) XML
4 4 (21.05%) .NET
5 3 (15.79%) J2EE
5 3 (15.79%) RESTful
6 2 (10.53%) Entity Framework
6 2 (10.53%) REST
6 2 (10.53%) HTML
7 1 (5.26%) CSS3
7 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (5.26%) HTML5
7 1 (5.26%) jQuery
7 1 (5.26%) SAP PI
7 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
7 1 (5.26%) EJB
7 1 (5.26%) CSS
7 1 (5.26%) JSP
7 1 (5.26%) Servlets
7 1 (5.26%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) N-Tier
1 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.26%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) UNIX
1 1 (5.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (21.05%) TDD
2 4 (21.05%) Scrum
3 2 (10.53%) BPEL
3 2 (10.53%) B2B
3 2 (10.53%) UML
3 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.26%) Software Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) SOA
4 1 (5.26%) B2C
4 1 (5.26%) E-business
4 1 (5.26%) MVC
4 1 (5.26%) Web Development
4 1 (5.26%) Business Development
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Load Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) C#
2 5 (26.32%) Java
3 2 (10.53%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) ABAP
4 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Adobe
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) SAP
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Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
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Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago