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 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 24 25 27
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing SOAP 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 1.65% 0.56% 0.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.50% 3.70% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £346 £350 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.07% +62.79%
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +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
South West

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
40 27 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 21.98% 15.00% 21.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 16 23
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £475 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.79%
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 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 4 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 2 £346 - 2
Poole - 1 - -
SOAP
South West

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 4 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 Dorset region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 7 (87.50%) Web Services
1 7 (87.50%) XML
2 6 (75.00%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) MVC
3 5 (62.50%) Spring
3 5 (62.50%) XSD
3 5 (62.50%) IntelliJ
3 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
4 4 (50.00%) QA
4 4 (50.00%) Gradle
4 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 4 (50.00%) Secure Coding
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle
4 4 (50.00%) WebLogic
4 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (50.00%) JAXB
5 3 (37.50%) Finance
5 3 (37.50%) B2C
6 2 (25.00%) Guidewire
6 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (25.00%) iPad
6 2 (25.00%) SoapUI
6 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
6 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (25.00%) HP
7 1 (12.50%) Change Management
7 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Ruby
7 1 (12.50%) TDD
7 1 (12.50%) C#

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) WebLogic
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
1 5 (62.50%) IntelliJ
2 4 (50.00%) Gradle
3 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (25.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (12.50%) Toad
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Java Developer
3 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Java E-Commerce Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Senior Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Integration Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Integration Test Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) Web Services
1 7 (87.50%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) Spring
2 5 (62.50%) XSD
3 4 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 4 (50.00%) JAXB
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) Android SDK
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (12.50%) LESS
4 1 (12.50%) REST
4 1 (12.50%) Sass
4 1 (12.50%) Spring Batch
4 1 (12.50%) Spring Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (50.00%) Secure Coding
3 3 (37.50%) B2C
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Android Development
5 1 (12.50%) BDD
5 1 (12.50%) Change Management
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (12.50%) Defect Management
5 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Load Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Re-Platforming
5 1 (12.50%) Stress Testing
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 1 (12.50%) User Stories
5 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Guidewire
2 2 (25.00%) HP