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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank - 32 31
Contract jobs citing SOAP 0 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry - 0.72% 1.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.99% 6.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Average daily rate - £600 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +60.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £32.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+19.53% -1.53%
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
73 67 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 20.28% 24.19% 25.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 51 50
Average daily rate £350 £358 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.09% -4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £300 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £22.35 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +78.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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
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 12 February 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) NHibernate
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Selenium
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (50.00%) SaaS
3 2 (50.00%) PaaS
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (50.00%) Castle Windsor
3 2 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (50.00%) Moq
3 2 (50.00%) NSubstitute

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (25.00%) Commerce Server
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
1 2 (50.00%) PaaS
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (50.00%) Moq
1 2 (50.00%) NSubstitute
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Agile .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Angular Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (25.00%) Hybris Developer
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 2 (50.00%) Castle Windsor
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) NHibernate
2 2 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
2 2 (50.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) Java EE
3 1 (25.00%) JSTL
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (50.00%) SOLID
4 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) ATG
1 1 (25.00%) hybris
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle