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 1 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 83 82 86
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing SOAP 20 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.22% 0.73% 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.44% 2.89% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 2
Average daily rate
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£394 £368 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £312 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £434 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £48.00
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -27.08%
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
450 380 424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 27.49% 25.08% 26.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 214 220
Average daily rate £340 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 14
Average hourly rate £8.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-78.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 2015. 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
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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
Nottinghamshire +1 15 £375 - 1
Northamptonshire - 3 - - 5
Leicestershire -4 1 - - 3
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 47 (81.03%) Web Services
2 28 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (46.55%) REST
4 23 (39.66%) Scrum
4 23 (39.66%) XML
4 23 (39.66%) SQL
5 22 (37.93%) Java
6 20 (34.48%) .NET
7 19 (32.76%) C#
7 19 (32.76%) Finance
8 17 (29.31%) MVC
8 17 (29.31%) JavaScript
9 16 (27.59%) HTML
9 16 (27.59%) TDD
9 16 (27.59%) RESTful
10 14 (24.14%) SQL Server
11 13 (22.41%) ASP.NET
11 13 (22.41%) CSS
12 12 (20.69%) SOA
12 12 (20.69%) SDLC
13 11 (18.97%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (18.97%) Middleware
14 10 (17.24%) HTML5
14 10 (17.24%) MongoDB
14 10 (17.24%) jQuery
15 9 (15.52%) CSS3
16 8 (13.79%) Spring
16 8 (13.79%) Microsoft
16 8 (13.79%) SAP
16 8 (13.79%) Continuous Integration

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 (12.07%) Mule
1 7 (12.07%) Mule ESB
2 4 (6.90%) IIS
3 2 (3.45%) Apache
3 2 (3.45%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.72%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.72%) nginx
4 1 (1.72%) WebLogic Integration
4 1 (1.72%) AquaLogic
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (8.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.07%) GitHub
2 3 (5.17%) SaaS
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) SMTP
1 1 (1.72%) HTTP
1 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.24%) MongoDB
3 8 (13.79%) Relational Database
4 6 (10.34%) MySQL
5 4 (6.90%) Redis
6 2 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (12.07%) JUnit
1 7 (12.07%) Jenkins
1 7 (12.07%) Spock
2 4 (6.90%) Bitbucket
2 4 (6.90%) NeoLoad
2 4 (6.90%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (6.90%) JIRA
2 4 (6.90%) Selenium
3 3 (5.17%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.45%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (32.76%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Electronics
2 5 (8.62%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.62%) Manufacturing
2 5 (8.62%) Marketing
3 2 (3.45%) Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Local Government
4 1 (1.72%) Publishing
4 1 (1.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 47 (81.03%) Developer
2 11 (18.97%) Senior Developer
2 11 (18.97%) Java Developer
3 9 (15.52%) .NET Developer
4 6 (10.34%) Lead Developer
5 4 (6.90%) Ruby Developer
6 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Programmer
6 3 (5.17%) Software Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Architect
7 2 (3.45%) Technical Architect
7 2 (3.45%) Test Manager
7 2 (3.45%) PHP Developer
7 2 (3.45%) Lead Software Developer
7 2 (3.45%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (1.72%) Java Technical Architect
8 1 (1.72%) Environment Manager
8 1 (1.72%) Technical Leader
8 1 (1.72%) WebSphere Developer
8 1 (1.72%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (81.03%) Web Services
2 27 (46.55%) REST
3 23 (39.66%) XML
4 20 (34.48%) .NET
5 16 (27.59%) HTML
5 16 (27.59%) RESTful
6 13 (22.41%) ASP.NET
6 13 (22.41%) CSS
7 11 (18.97%) Middleware
7 11 (18.97%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (17.24%) HTML5
8 10 (17.24%) jQuery
9 9 (15.52%) CSS3
10 8 (13.79%) Spring
11 7 (12.07%) WSDL
11 7 (12.07%) Apache Camel
12 6 (10.34%) Spring Boot
12 6 (10.34%) AngularJS
12 6 (10.34%) Spring Security
13 5 (8.62%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) Mobile App
2 5 (8.62%) DTV
2 5 (8.62%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.72%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.72%) Clustering
3 1 (1.72%) DataPower
3 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.07%) UNIX
2 6 (10.34%) Linux
3 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (39.66%) Scrum
3 17 (29.31%) MVC
4 16 (27.59%) TDD
5 12 (20.69%) SOA
5 12 (20.69%) SDLC
6 8 (13.79%) Mentoring
6 8 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (12.07%) OO
7 7 (12.07%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (10.34%) Microservices
8 6 (10.34%) E-Commerce
9 5 (8.62%) OOD
9 5 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (8.62%) Programme Management
9 5 (8.62%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (6.90%) Performance Monitoring
11 3 (5.17%) System Integration Testing
11 3 (5.17%) MVVM
11 3 (5.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 23 (39.66%) SQL
2 22 (37.93%) Java
3 19 (32.76%) C#
4 17 (29.31%) JavaScript
5 5 (8.62%) Ruby
6 2 (3.45%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.45%) PHP5
6 2 (3.45%) PHP
6 2 (3.45%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.72%) VBA
7 1 (1.72%) XQuery
7 1 (1.72%) C++
7 1 (1.72%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.07%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) Pingdom
2 2 (3.45%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 8 (13.79%) Microsoft
1 8 (13.79%) SAP
2 5 (8.62%) IBM
3 4 (6.90%) New Relic
4 3 (5.17%) Twitter
5 2 (3.45%) Oracle
5 2 (3.45%) hybris
5 2 (3.45%) HP
5 2 (3.45%) CA
5 2 (3.45%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.72%) webMethods
6 1 (1.72%) MuleSoft
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