The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
South West / Dorset
Rank 20 22 25
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing SOAP 4 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 3.33% 1.05% 1.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.89% 6.90% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £346 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.07% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £32.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £36.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+50.68% +14.06%

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 Dorset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45 29 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 37.50% 15.18% 22.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 16 26
Median daily rate £350 £350 £244
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +43.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £210 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Median hourly rate £32.50 £43.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.41% +32.30%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset 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 Dorset

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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
Bournemouth +7 3 £346 -1.07% 2
Poole - 1 - -
SOAP
South West

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 Dorset region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 3 (75.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (50.00%) Guidewire
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Android SDK
3 1 (25.00%) Android Development
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (25.00%) Microservices
3 1 (25.00%) API Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (25.00%) iPad
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Stress Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) SOA

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (25.00%) Toad
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Integration Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Integration Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Android Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) QA Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) REST
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) Android SDK
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (25.00%) LESS
2 1 (25.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Android Development
2 1 (25.00%) API Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Microservices
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Stress Testing
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Guidewire
1 2 (50.00%) HP
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