The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 42 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing SOAP 14 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 2.66% 0.57% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.24% 2.06% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £23.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.88% +21.42%
SOAP
West Midlands

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 Coventry region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
170 97 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 32.26% 27.48% 23.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 67 60
Median daily rate £380 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £190 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £367 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +4.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Median hourly rate £13.00 £23.75 £33.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.26% -28.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Coventry 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 Coventry

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

SOAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

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

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

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

1 16 (94.12%) SQL
2 11 (64.71%) Web Services
3 10 (58.82%) XML
3 10 (58.82%) RESTful
4 9 (52.94%) REST
4 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (47.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
7 6 (35.29%) ETL
7 6 (35.29%) XSD
7 6 (35.29%) XSLT
7 6 (35.29%) .NET
7 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
7 6 (35.29%) C#
7 6 (35.29%) Java
7 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
7 6 (35.29%) Visual Studio
7 6 (35.29%) JSP
7 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
7 6 (35.29%) WCF
7 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
7 6 (35.29%) MVC
7 6 (35.29%) XAML
7 6 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (35.29%) Data Transformation
7 6 (35.29%) API Integration
7 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (29.41%) Service Design
8 5 (29.41%) Data Validation

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
2 4 (23.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (17.65%) WebSphere
4 2 (11.76%) JBoss
4 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
1 5 (29.41%) MS Office
1 5 (29.41%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (17.65%) Azure Active Directory
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2012
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (35.29%) Visual Studio
3 2 (11.76%) Ant
3 2 (11.76%) Eclipse
3 2 (11.76%) JUnit
3 2 (11.76%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) .NET Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Integration Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Azure Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) ETL Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Middleware Developer
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) Web Services
2 10 (58.82%) RESTful
2 10 (58.82%) XML
3 9 (52.94%) REST
4 6 (35.29%) .NET
4 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
4 6 (35.29%) JSP
4 6 (35.29%) WCF
4 6 (35.29%) XSD
4 6 (35.29%) XSLT
5 5 (29.41%) Hibernate
6 4 (23.53%) Java EE
7 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (17.65%) HTML5
7 3 (17.65%) IBM Integration Bus
7 3 (17.65%) JSON
7 3 (17.65%) SAML
7 3 (17.65%) Servlets
7 3 (17.65%) Spring
7 3 (17.65%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) DataPower
2 4 (23.53%) Data Conversion
3 3 (17.65%) User Experience
4 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Unix
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) API Integration
2 6 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (35.29%) Data Transformation
2 6 (35.29%) ETL
2 6 (35.29%) MVC
3 5 (29.41%) Data Validation
3 5 (29.41%) Service Design
3 5 (29.41%) Validation
4 4 (23.53%) Data Modelling
4 4 (23.53%) Logical Data Model
4 4 (23.53%) Migration
4 4 (23.53%) OO
4 4 (23.53%) OOD
4 4 (23.53%) Regression Testing
5 3 (17.65%) SOA
6 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.88%) Open Source
6 1 (5.88%) Release Management
6 1 (5.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) C#
2 6 (35.29%) Java
2 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 6 (35.29%) XAML
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) IBM
3 4 (23.53%) Adobe
4 3 (17.65%) SAP