The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 72 81 81
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Contract jobs citing SOAP 30 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.89% 1.18% 0.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.96% 4.33% 3.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 4
Median daily rate £450 £375 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £350 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £434
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.88% +21.42%
SOAP
England

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 East Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
431 439 367
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 27.11% 27.22% 24.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 261 205
Median daily rate £375 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 16
Median hourly rate £47.50 £8.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+493.75% -78.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

SOAP
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Nottinghamshire -7 16 £450 +20.00% 6
Northamptonshire +2 6 £456 -
Leicestershire +12 1 £350 - 3
Derbyshire - 1 £350 - 1
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 25 (51.02%) XML
2 24 (48.98%) Web Services
3 19 (38.78%) Java
3 19 (38.78%) REST
4 18 (36.73%) JSON
5 16 (32.65%) RESTful
5 16 (32.65%) SQL
6 15 (30.61%) SOA
7 13 (26.53%) Oracle
8 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (22.45%) C#
10 10 (20.41%) JavaScript
10 10 (20.41%) SQL Server
10 10 (20.41%) .NET
10 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
10 10 (20.41%) BDD
11 9 (18.37%) Jenkins
11 9 (18.37%) Oracle Database
11 9 (18.37%) Unit Testing
11 9 (18.37%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (18.37%) Java EE
11 9 (18.37%) Middleware
11 9 (18.37%) SAP
11 9 (18.37%) JUnit
11 9 (18.37%) JDBC
11 9 (18.37%) Spring
11 9 (18.37%) Hibernate
12 8 (16.33%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (16.33%) Unix
12 8 (16.33%) Windows

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 7 (14.29%) JBoss
1 7 (14.29%) WebLogic
1 7 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.08%) IIS
3 1 (2.04%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.04%) CMS
3 1 (2.04%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.08%) Force.com
2 2 (4.08%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) HTTP
2 2 (4.08%) LDAP
2 2 (4.08%) SSL
2 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.08%) VPN
3 1 (2.04%) Internet
3 1 (2.04%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.41%) SQL Server
2 9 (18.37%) Oracle Database
3 8 (16.33%) RDBMS
3 8 (16.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.08%) GIS
5 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (18.37%) Jenkins
1 9 (18.37%) JUnit
2 7 (14.29%) Cobertura
2 7 (14.29%) JBehave
3 5 (10.20%) Toad
4 4 (8.16%) Eclipse
4 4 (8.16%) Git (software)
4 4 (8.16%) SoapUI
5 3 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (6.12%) Visual Studio
6 2 (4.08%) Gradle
6 2 (4.08%) IntelliJ
6 2 (4.08%) JProfiler
6 2 (4.08%) Maven
6 2 (4.08%) Mercurial
6 2 (4.08%) SonarQube
7 1 (2.04%) MSBuild
7 1 (2.04%) NUnit
7 1 (2.04%) Selenium
General
1 6 (12.24%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Electronics
3 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.08%) Marketing
3 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (57.14%) Developer
2 15 (30.61%) Architect
3 9 (18.37%) Java Developer
4 8 (16.33%) Integration Architect
5 6 (12.24%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (10.20%) Data Architect
6 5 (10.20%) Middleware Architect
7 4 (8.16%) XML Architect
8 3 (6.12%) Consultant
8 3 (6.12%) WebSphere Developer
8 3 (6.12%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
9 2 (4.08%) .NET Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Agile Java Developer
9 2 (4.08%) C# Developer
9 2 (4.08%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Project Manager
9 2 (4.08%) Senior Manager
9 2 (4.08%) Software Project Manager
9 2 (4.08%) Web Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (51.02%) XML
2 24 (48.98%) Web Services
3 19 (38.78%) REST
4 18 (36.73%) JSON
5 16 (32.65%) RESTful
6 10 (20.41%) .NET
7 9 (18.37%) Hibernate
7 9 (18.37%) Java EE
7 9 (18.37%) JDBC
7 9 (18.37%) Middleware
7 9 (18.37%) Spring
8 7 (14.29%) IBM Integration Bus
8 7 (14.29%) JPA
8 7 (14.29%) WCF
8 7 (14.29%) WSDL
8 7 (14.29%) XSD
8 7 (14.29%) XSLT
9 5 (10.20%) J2EE
10 4 (8.16%) jQuery
10 4 (8.16%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.20%) DataPower
3 2 (4.08%) Data Structures
3 2 (4.08%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.08%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.04%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.04%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.33%) Unix
1 8 (16.33%) Windows
2 3 (6.12%) Linux
2 3 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.04%) Android
3 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.61%) SOA
2 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (20.41%) BDD
4 9 (18.37%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (18.37%) Unit Testing
5 8 (16.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (14.29%) MVC
6 7 (14.29%) SDLC
7 6 (12.24%) Mentoring
7 6 (12.24%) TDD
8 5 (10.20%) Coaching
8 5 (10.20%) Data Architecture
8 5 (10.20%) OO
9 4 (8.16%) ERP
9 4 (8.16%) Network Architecture
9 4 (8.16%) Project Planning
9 4 (8.16%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (8.16%) Waterfall
10 3 (6.12%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 19 (38.78%) Java
2 16 (32.65%) SQL
3 11 (22.45%) C#
4 10 (20.41%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.12%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.08%) Apex Code
6 2 (4.08%) C
6 2 (4.08%) C++
6 2 (4.08%) Groovy
6 2 (4.08%) XAML
7 1 (2.04%) PHP
7 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (14.29%) BladeLogic
2 3 (6.12%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 13 (26.53%) Oracle
2 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
3 9 (18.37%) SAP
4 6 (12.24%) IBM
5 5 (10.20%) Apigee
5 5 (10.20%) webMethods
6 4 (8.16%) CA
6 4 (8.16%) Software AG
6 4 (8.16%) TIBCO
7 3 (6.12%) HP
8 2 (4.08%) Google
8 2 (4.08%) OpenText
8 2 (4.08%) Perforce
8 2 (4.08%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (4.08%) Xamarin
9 1 (2.04%) Sitecore
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