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 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 47 40 37
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Contract jobs citing SOAP 11 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 2.20% 1.06% 0.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.73% 5.00% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 2
Median daily rate £331 £375 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.66% -2.59%
UK excluding London median daily rate £386 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.43% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
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
126 80 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 25.20% 21.11% 34.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 60 57
Median daily rate £375 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £283 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £22.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -21.70%
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 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 3 December 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 3 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 Coventry region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 22 (81.48%) SQL
2 15 (55.56%) REST
3 14 (51.85%) Java
3 14 (51.85%) Web Services
4 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
5 11 (40.74%) JSP
5 11 (40.74%) XML
5 11 (40.74%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (40.74%) RESTful
6 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
6 10 (37.04%) MVC
6 10 (37.04%) Hibernate
7 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (22.22%) Spring
8 6 (22.22%) Java EE
8 6 (22.22%) jQuery
8 6 (22.22%) IBM
8 6 (22.22%) Servlets
8 6 (22.22%) DataPower
9 5 (18.52%) Service Design
9 5 (18.52%) Struts
9 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
9 5 (18.52%) .NET
9 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
9 5 (18.52%) C#
9 5 (18.52%) HTML
9 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
9 5 (18.52%) XSD
9 5 (18.52%) XSLT
9 5 (18.52%) Unix

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 (18.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 5 (18.52%) Tomcat
2 4 (14.81%) JBoss
2 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
3 3 (11.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
1 4 (14.81%) MS Office
1 4 (14.81%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Azure Active Directory
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) FTP
1 1 (3.70%) SSH
1 1 (3.70%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2012
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (40.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
3 4 (14.81%) Ant
3 4 (14.81%) Eclipse
3 4 (14.81%) JUnit
3 4 (14.81%) Subversion
4 3 (11.11%) JMeter
4 3 (11.11%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.70%) Toad
General
1 2 (7.41%) Automotive
1 2 (7.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (88.89%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 5 (18.52%) .NET Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Azure Developer
4 3 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Integration Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Test Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) ETL Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Salesforce Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Salesforce Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Software Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Software Test Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Software Tester
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Developer
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Tester
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (55.56%) REST
2 14 (51.85%) Web Services
3 11 (40.74%) JSP
3 11 (40.74%) RESTful
3 11 (40.74%) XML
4 10 (37.04%) Hibernate
5 6 (22.22%) Java EE
5 6 (22.22%) jQuery
5 6 (22.22%) Servlets
5 6 (22.22%) Spring
6 5 (18.52%) .NET
6 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework
6 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
6 5 (18.52%) HTML
6 5 (18.52%) JDBC
6 5 (18.52%) OAuth
6 5 (18.52%) SAML
6 5 (18.52%) Struts
6 5 (18.52%) XSD
6 5 (18.52%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) DataPower
2 3 (11.11%) Data Conversion
2 3 (11.11%) User Experience
3 2 (7.41%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Unix
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) MVC
2 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (18.52%) API Integration
3 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (18.52%) Data Transformation
3 5 (18.52%) Data Validation
3 5 (18.52%) ETL
3 5 (18.52%) Integration Testing
3 5 (18.52%) Service Design
3 5 (18.52%) Validation
4 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
4 4 (14.81%) Logical Data Model
4 4 (14.81%) Migration
4 4 (14.81%) OO
4 4 (14.81%) OOD
5 3 (11.11%) Performance Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Regression Testing
5 3 (11.11%) SDLC
5 3 (11.11%) SOA
6 1 (3.70%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (81.48%) SQL
2 14 (51.85%) Java
3 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
4 5 (18.52%) C#
5 4 (14.81%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) Data Quality
1 3 (11.11%) QA
2 2 (7.41%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 6 (22.22%) IBM
3 5 (18.52%) Adobe
4 3 (11.11%) SAP
5 2 (7.41%) Salesforce.com