The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 30 24 20
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Contract jobs citing SOAP 13 17 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.26% 6.03% 7.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.48% 17.71% 21.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 17
Median daily rate £465 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.07% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £261 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £419 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +10.34%
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 Wales

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 Cardiff region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
124 96 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 40.66% 34.04% 34.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 73 96
Median daily rate £388 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £298 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £30.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff 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 Cardiff

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

SOAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (86.96%) Java
3 19 (82.61%) XML
4 17 (73.91%) JavaScript
4 17 (73.91%) Security Cleared
5 16 (69.57%) SC Cleared
6 15 (65.22%) JIRA
7 14 (60.87%) Scrum
7 14 (60.87%) HTML
8 13 (56.52%) TDD
8 13 (56.52%) Selenium
9 12 (52.17%) Document Management
9 12 (52.17%) Subversion
9 12 (52.17%) JSF
9 12 (52.17%) Visual Studio
10 11 (47.83%) JBoss
10 11 (47.83%) JUnit
10 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
10 11 (47.83%) SQL
10 11 (47.83%) jQuery
10 11 (47.83%) DbUnit
10 11 (47.83%) Spock
10 11 (47.83%) JSTS
11 10 (43.48%) REST
11 10 (43.48%) Git (software)
11 10 (43.48%) Spring
11 10 (43.48%) T-SQL
11 10 (43.48%) .NET
12 9 (39.13%) Ant
12 9 (39.13%) Adobe

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 11 (47.83%) JBoss
2 9 (39.13%) Confluence
2 9 (39.13%) FileNet
2 9 (39.13%) LiveCycle
3 8 (34.78%) IIS
4 7 (30.43%) GeoServer
4 7 (30.43%) Tomcat
5 5 (21.74%) MQSeries
6 4 (17.39%) WebSphere
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Gliffy
1 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) FTP
2 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
2 9 (39.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (34.78%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (65.22%) JIRA
2 13 (56.52%) Selenium
3 12 (52.17%) Subversion
3 12 (52.17%) Visual Studio
4 11 (47.83%) DbUnit
4 11 (47.83%) JUnit
4 11 (47.83%) Spock
5 10 (43.48%) Git (software)
6 9 (39.13%) Ant
6 9 (39.13%) Hudson
6 9 (39.13%) Maven
7 6 (26.09%) Eclipse
7 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 5 (21.74%) JMeter
9 4 (17.39%) Burp Suite
10 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
10 1 (4.35%) LoadUI
10 1 (4.35%) Ranorex
10 1 (4.35%) SoapUI
10 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Developer
2 11 (47.83%) Java Developer
3 10 (43.48%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) Test Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
6 3 (13.04%) Architect
7 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
7 2 (8.70%) SQL Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Technical Architect
8 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Oracle Consultant
8 1 (4.35%) Oracle Technical Consultant
8 1 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (82.61%) XML
2 14 (60.87%) HTML
3 12 (52.17%) JSF
4 11 (47.83%) jQuery
4 11 (47.83%) JSTS
5 10 (43.48%) .NET
5 10 (43.48%) REST
5 10 (43.48%) Spring
6 9 (39.13%) Hibernate
7 7 (30.43%) AngularJS
7 7 (30.43%) Dojo
7 7 (30.43%) Java EE
7 7 (30.43%) Java SE
7 7 (30.43%) JPA
7 7 (30.43%) JRules
7 7 (30.43%) XSD
8 6 (26.09%) J2EE
8 6 (26.09%) OpenLayers
9 3 (13.04%) EJB
9 3 (13.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Replication
2 3 (13.04%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.35%) NHS
3 1 (4.35%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (60.87%) Scrum
3 13 (56.52%) TDD
4 12 (52.17%) Document Management
5 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (26.09%) Dependency Injection
6 6 (26.09%) Service Delivery
6 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
6 6 (26.09%) Workflow
7 5 (21.74%) Non-Functional Testing
7 5 (21.74%) Performance Testing
7 5 (21.74%) Use Case
7 5 (21.74%) V-Model
7 5 (21.74%) Volume Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Business Analysis
8 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
8 4 (17.39%) SDLC
8 4 (17.39%) Security Testing
8 4 (17.39%) SOA
9 3 (13.04%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) Java
2 17 (73.91%) JavaScript
3 11 (47.83%) SQL
4 10 (43.48%) T-SQL
5 3 (13.04%) C
5 3 (13.04%) C#
5 3 (13.04%) PHP
5 3 (13.04%) Python
6 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.35%) XPath
Qualifications
1 17 (73.91%) Security Cleared
2 16 (69.57%) SC Cleared
3 8 (34.78%) DV Cleared
4 5 (21.74%) BC Cleared
4 5 (21.74%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Adobe
1 9 (39.13%) ILOG
1 9 (39.13%) Splunk
2 7 (30.43%) Kofax
2 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (21.74%) Atlassian
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle
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