The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 25 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SOAP 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 0.80% - 0.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.70% - 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.88% +21.42%
SOAP
Northern Ireland

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 County Antrim region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
27 6 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 21.60% 10.91% 35.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 17
Median daily rate £413 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £405 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £14.25 - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.89 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.86% +11.10%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

The demand trend of contract jobs across the County Antrim 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 County Antrim

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
Belfast - 1 - -
SOAP
Northern Ireland

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (60.00%) Scala
2 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) J2EE
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JBoss
2 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (60.00%) JMS
2 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (60.00%) Java EE
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) XSLT
4 1 (20.00%) Unix
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) XHTML
4 1 (20.00%) NetWeaver
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) OOD
4 1 (20.00%) HTTP

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim 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 3 (60.00%) JBoss
1 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (20.00%) NetWeaver
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) J2EE
2 3 (60.00%) Java EE
2 3 (60.00%) JMS
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) REST
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (20.00%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (20.00%) SAPUI5
4 1 (20.00%) XHTML
4 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) High Availability
1 1 (20.00%) MVC
1 1 (20.00%) OO
1 1 (20.00%) OOD
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (60.00%) Scala
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) SAP