The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry 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 27 35 34
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Contract jobs citing SOAP 13 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 4.04% 0.65% 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.67% 2.82% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 0
Average daily rate
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£550 £403 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.33%
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
78 71 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 24.22% 23.20% 17.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 53 13
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £180 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £463 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -60.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 12 (85.71%) Web Services
2 11 (78.57%) Oracle
3 9 (64.29%) Finance
4 8 (57.14%) .NET
5 7 (50.00%) XML
5 7 (50.00%) SQL
5 7 (50.00%) TIBCO
6 6 (42.86%) Middleware
6 6 (42.86%) EAI
6 6 (42.86%) SOA
6 6 (42.86%) ETL
6 6 (42.86%) Java
6 6 (42.86%) Asset Management
6 6 (42.86%) REST
7 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
7 5 (35.71%) Waterfall
7 5 (35.71%) Java EE
7 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (35.71%) MySQL
7 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
7 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
7 5 (35.71%) XSLT
7 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
8 4 (28.57%) Clustering
8 4 (28.57%) Akamai
9 3 (21.43%) Oracle BPM
9 3 (21.43%) AquaLogic Service Bus
9 3 (21.43%) Oracle Fusion
9 3 (21.43%) AquaLogic

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 3 (21.43%) WebLogic
1 3 (21.43%) WebLogic Integration
1 3 (21.43%) AquaLogic
1 3 (21.43%) AquaLogic Service Bus
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) MySQL
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
1 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
1 1 (7.14%) NUnit
General
1 9 (64.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Architect
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Systems Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Integration Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) Web Services
2 8 (57.14%) .NET
3 7 (50.00%) XML
4 6 (42.86%) Middleware
4 6 (42.86%) REST
5 5 (35.71%) Java EE
5 5 (35.71%) XSLT
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (7.14%) WSDL
7 1 (7.14%) XSD
7 1 (7.14%) Spring.NET
7 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (28.57%) Clustering
3 1 (7.14%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) EAI
1 6 (42.86%) SOA
1 6 (42.86%) ETL
1 6 (42.86%) Asset Management
2 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
2 5 (35.71%) Waterfall
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) TDD
3 1 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (7.14%) OO
3 1 (7.14%) CRM
3 1 (7.14%) Validation
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) C#
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Oracle
2 7 (50.00%) TIBCO
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) Akamai
5 2 (14.29%) IBM
6 1 (7.14%) Motorola
6 1 (7.14%) webMethods