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 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 76 66 87
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +21
Contract jobs citing SOAP 23 19 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.47% 1.32% 0.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.31% 6.29% 3.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 6
Average daily rate £375 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £105 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £388
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
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
433 302 353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 27.63% 20.91% 23.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 159 188
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £376
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 21
Average hourly rate £37.50 £16.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+127.27% -52.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £16.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £16.50 £37.50
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 the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire -4 8 £358 -
Nottinghamshire -11 7 £315 -3.07% 2
Northamptonshire - 5 £438 - 3
Lincolnshire - 2 £450 - 4
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 40 (80.00%) Web Services
2 35 (70.00%) XML
3 34 (68.00%) REST
4 27 (54.00%) SQL
5 26 (52.00%) HTML
6 25 (50.00%) Java
7 22 (44.00%) IBM
7 22 (44.00%) Ajax
8 21 (42.00%) JavaScript
9 17 (34.00%) SOA
10 16 (32.00%) J2EE
10 16 (32.00%) jQuery
11 15 (30.00%) CSS
12 13 (26.00%) TDD
12 13 (26.00%) MVC
13 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (24.00%) DB2
13 12 (24.00%) Team Foundation Server
14 10 (20.00%) RESTful
14 10 (20.00%) JSON
14 10 (20.00%) JMS
14 10 (20.00%) Finance
15 9 (18.00%) HTTP
15 9 (18.00%) WSDL
15 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
15 9 (18.00%) Windows
15 9 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
16 8 (16.00%) Unix
16 8 (16.00%) Oracle
16 8 (16.00%) PHP

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 7 (14.00%) MQSeries
2 6 (12.00%) JBoss
2 6 (12.00%) Tomcat
3 5 (10.00%) Apache
3 5 (10.00%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
4 4 (8.00%) Node.js
5 3 (6.00%) WebSphere
6 2 (4.00%) Apache Solr
6 2 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (4.00%) WordPress
7 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS Office
2 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (14.00%) BusinessWorks
2 5 (10.00%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.00%) Force.com
2 5 (10.00%) SaaS
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.00%) HTTP
2 7 (14.00%) HTTPS
3 5 (10.00%) Reverse Proxy
4 4 (8.00%) SSL
5 1 (2.00%) Firewall
5 1 (2.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.00%) DB2
2 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (14.00%) MySQL
4 5 (10.00%) DataStage
4 5 (10.00%) MongoDB
4 5 (10.00%) NoSQL
5 4 (8.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (24.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (12.00%) Eclipse
2 6 (12.00%) Visual Studio
3 5 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (10.00%) Lombardi
4 4 (8.00%) JIRA
5 2 (4.00%) PHPUnit
5 2 (4.00%) SoapUI
5 2 (4.00%) Subversion
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (20.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.00%) Marketing
3 2 (4.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.00%) Billing
4 1 (2.00%) French Language
4 1 (2.00%) German Language
4 1 (2.00%) Italian Language
4 1 (2.00%) Local Government
4 1 (2.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 33 (66.00%) Developer
2 8 (16.00%) Java Developer
2 8 (16.00%) PHP Developer
3 5 (10.00%) Architect
3 5 (10.00%) Consultant
3 5 (10.00%) Middleware Consultant
3 5 (10.00%) Salesforce.com Architect
3 5 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (8.00%) Lead Developer
5 3 (6.00%) Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Test Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) TIBCO Developer
5 3 (6.00%) WebSphere Developer
5 3 (6.00%) XML Developer
6 2 (4.00%) DB2 Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Integration Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Lead Java Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Software Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (80.00%) Web Services
2 35 (70.00%) XML
3 34 (68.00%) REST
4 26 (52.00%) HTML
5 22 (44.00%) Ajax
6 16 (32.00%) J2EE
6 16 (32.00%) jQuery
7 15 (30.00%) CSS
8 10 (20.00%) JMS
8 10 (20.00%) JSON
8 10 (20.00%) RESTful
9 9 (18.00%) WSDL
10 8 (16.00%) Middleware
11 7 (14.00%) .NET
11 7 (14.00%) XSLT
12 6 (12.00%) .NET Framework
12 6 (12.00%) DHTML
12 6 (12.00%) JAX-WS
12 6 (12.00%) LAMP
12 6 (12.00%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (14.00%) DataPower
3 5 (10.00%) Mainframe
4 2 (4.00%) User Experience
5 1 (2.00%) Blog
5 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.00%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.00%) Windows
2 8 (16.00%) Unix
3 4 (8.00%) Linux
4 2 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.00%) SOA
2 13 (26.00%) MVC
2 13 (26.00%) TDD
3 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (14.00%) CRM
4 7 (14.00%) OO
4 7 (14.00%) SDLC
5 6 (12.00%) EAI
5 6 (12.00%) ETL
5 6 (12.00%) Migration
5 6 (12.00%) Performance Testing
5 6 (12.00%) Scrum
5 6 (12.00%) UML
6 5 (10.00%) AOP
6 5 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (10.00%) Data Migration
6 5 (10.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 5 (10.00%) TOGAF
6 5 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (10.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 27 (54.00%) SQL
2 25 (50.00%) Java
3 21 (42.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (16.00%) PHP
5 6 (12.00%) Apex Code
5 6 (12.00%) PL/SQL
5 6 (12.00%) XPath
5 6 (12.00%) XQuery
6 5 (10.00%) COBOL
7 3 (6.00%) Shell Script
8 2 (4.00%) C#
9 1 (2.00%) Ruby
9 1 (2.00%) Scala
9 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) ISEB
3 1 (2.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (44.00%) IBM
2 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (16.00%) Oracle
3 7 (14.00%) TIBCO
4 6 (12.00%) Informatica
4 6 (12.00%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (4.00%) SAP
5 2 (4.00%) Zend
6 1 (2.00%) SaltStack
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