The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 88 54 103
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +49
Contract jobs citing SOAP 43 100 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.69% 3.16% 1.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.78% 11.36% 4.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 70 24
Median daily rate £375 £389 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.53% -1.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £205 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £501 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Median hourly rate £31.50 £41.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.17% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.70 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-25.41% +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 of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
634 880 946
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 24.85% 27.85% 30.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 567 596
Median daily rate £375 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 28 24
Median hourly rate £32.40 £35.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.42% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £20.94 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.76 £42.00 £44.33
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +15.44%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

SOAP
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 24 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
Essex +6 12 £300 +4.34% 2
Suffolk -2 10 £438 +2.94%
Hertfordshire -3 10 £370 -17.77% 4
Cambridgeshire -9 9 £400 +18.51% 8
Bedfordshire -4 2 £380 -33.91% 1
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 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 of England region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 92 (68.66%) Web Services
2 85 (63.43%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (62.69%) REST
4 70 (52.24%) Java
5 61 (45.52%) XML
6 45 (33.58%) C#
7 43 (32.09%) HTML
8 42 (31.34%) .NET
8 42 (31.34%) AngularJS
9 40 (29.85%) SQL Server
10 36 (26.87%) SQL
10 36 (26.87%) TDD
11 35 (26.12%) SOA
11 35 (26.12%) Microsoft
12 32 (23.88%) Finance
13 29 (21.64%) Oracle
13 29 (21.64%) Open Source
14 25 (18.66%) Scrum
15 23 (17.16%) HTML5
16 21 (15.67%) OO
17 20 (14.93%) J2EE
17 20 (14.93%) JSON
18 19 (14.18%) JSF
18 19 (14.18%) Software Engineering
18 19 (14.18%) JavaScript
18 19 (14.18%) CRM
18 19 (14.18%) Middleware
19 18 (13.43%) MS Excel
19 18 (13.43%) E-Commerce
19 18 (13.43%) WCF

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 15 (11.19%) WebLogic
2 11 (8.21%) WebSphere
3 10 (7.46%) IIS
3 10 (7.46%) JBoss
3 10 (7.46%) Oracle Service Bus
4 9 (6.72%) SharePoint
5 7 (5.22%) Mule
6 6 (4.48%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (4.48%) Tomcat
7 5 (3.73%) Apache ServiceMix
8 4 (2.99%) Apache
8 4 (2.99%) CMS
8 4 (2.99%) GlassFish
8 4 (2.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (1.49%) Confluence
9 2 (1.49%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.75%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.75%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 18 (13.43%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (9.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.99%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.75%) Maximo
3 1 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.73%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.99%) Force.com
2 4 (2.99%) Heroku
3 3 (2.24%) IBM Cloud
3 3 (2.24%) IBM SmartCloud
4 2 (1.49%) SaaS
5 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.75%) IaaS
5 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.48%) Internet
2 4 (2.99%) Firewall
2 4 (2.99%) LDAP
3 2 (1.49%) FTP
4 1 (0.75%) SSH
4 1 (0.75%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (29.85%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.72%) MySQL
3 8 (5.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (4.48%) DB2
5 4 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.24%) Data Mining
6 3 (2.24%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.24%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.24%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.75%) Big Data
8 1 (0.75%) GIS
8 1 (0.75%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.75%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.75%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 17 (12.69%) AccuRev
2 15 (11.19%) SoapUI
3 9 (6.72%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (4.48%) Selenium
4 6 (4.48%) Subversion
5 5 (3.73%) Cucumber
5 5 (3.73%) JIRA
5 5 (3.73%) SpecFlow
6 4 (2.99%) EasyMock
6 4 (2.99%) JMeter
6 4 (2.99%) Mockito
6 4 (2.99%) Toad
7 3 (2.24%) Ant
7 3 (2.24%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.24%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (2.24%) VisualVM
8 2 (1.49%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.49%) Maven
8 2 (1.49%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 32 (23.88%) Finance
2 7 (5.22%) Retail
3 6 (4.48%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.73%) Automotive
5 3 (2.24%) Games
5 3 (2.24%) Marketing
6 2 (1.49%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.75%) Billing
7 1 (0.75%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 100 (74.63%) Developer
2 49 (36.57%) Java Developer
3 21 (15.67%) Agile Developer
3 21 (15.67%) Architect
4 16 (11.94%) Agile Java Developer
5 15 (11.19%) J2EE Developer
6 14 (10.45%) .NET Developer
7 13 (9.70%) Senior Developer
7 13 (9.70%) SOA Developer
8 12 (8.96%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 12 (8.96%) Technical Architect
9 8 (5.97%) CRM Developer
9 8 (5.97%) Integration Developer
10 7 (5.22%) HTML Developer
11 6 (4.48%) Analyst
11 6 (4.48%) Angular Developer
11 6 (4.48%) C# Developer
11 6 (4.48%) Designer
11 6 (4.48%) Senior Architect
12 5 (3.73%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (68.66%) Web Services
2 84 (62.69%) REST
3 61 (45.52%) XML
4 43 (32.09%) HTML
5 42 (31.34%) .NET
5 42 (31.34%) AngularJS
6 23 (17.16%) HTML5
7 20 (14.93%) J2EE
7 20 (14.93%) JSON
8 19 (14.18%) JSF
8 19 (14.18%) Middleware
9 18 (13.43%) WCF
10 16 (11.94%) CSS
10 16 (11.94%) KnockoutJS
11 15 (11.19%) .NET Framework
11 15 (11.19%) TopLink
12 13 (9.70%) PrimeFaces
13 11 (8.21%) Apache Camel
14 10 (7.46%) ASP.NET
14 10 (7.46%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.97%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (5.22%) Hybrid Cloud
4 6 (4.48%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.99%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.99%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.99%) Data Structures
5 4 (2.99%) DataPower
5 4 (2.99%) Hedge funds
6 3 (2.24%) e-Learning
7 2 (1.49%) RIA
7 2 (1.49%) User Experience
8 1 (0.75%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.75%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.75%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.75%) iPad
8 1 (0.75%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.45%) Windows
2 9 (6.72%) Linux
3 8 (5.97%) Windows Server
4 6 (4.48%) Android
4 6 (4.48%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.24%) Unix
7 1 (0.75%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (63.43%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (26.87%) TDD
3 35 (26.12%) SOA
4 29 (21.64%) Open Source
5 25 (18.66%) Scrum
6 21 (15.67%) OO
7 19 (14.18%) CRM
7 19 (14.18%) Software Engineering
8 18 (13.43%) E-Commerce
9 17 (12.69%) OOA/OOD
10 15 (11.19%) Reverse Engineering
11 12 (8.96%) Microservices
12 11 (8.21%) Performance Tuning
13 10 (7.46%) Data Modelling
13 10 (7.46%) User Stories
14 8 (5.97%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (5.97%) Data Protection
14 8 (5.97%) User Acceptance Testing
15 7 (5.22%) Test Scripting
15 7 (5.22%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 70 (52.24%) Java
2 45 (33.58%) C#
3 36 (26.87%) SQL
4 19 (14.18%) JavaScript
5 6 (4.48%) Apex Code
5 6 (4.48%) SOQL
6 4 (2.99%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.24%) PHP
7 3 (2.24%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.49%) Groovy
8 2 (1.49%) XPath
9 1 (0.75%) C
9 1 (0.75%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.75%) Python
9 1 (0.75%) Ruby
9 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (2.99%) Degree
1 4 (2.99%) ISTQB
2 3 (2.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (2.24%) MCITP
2 3 (2.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.24%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (1.49%) ISEB
4 1 (0.75%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.99%) QA
2 3 (2.24%) SDET
2 3 (2.24%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.99%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (2.24%) IBM Cloud Orchestrator
1 3 (2.24%) Opsview
2 2 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.75%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 35 (26.12%) Microsoft
2 29 (21.64%) Oracle
3 16 (11.94%) IBM
4 11 (8.21%) Red Hat
4 11 (8.21%) WSO2
5 10 (7.46%) SAP
6 8 (5.97%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (3.73%) Siebel
8 4 (2.99%) Google
8 4 (2.99%) webMethods
9 3 (2.24%) BEA
9 3 (2.24%) Software AG
9 3 (2.24%) Splunk
9 3 (2.24%) TIBCO
9 3 (2.24%) Zend
10 2 (1.49%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.49%) HP
10 2 (1.49%) Infor
11 1 (0.75%) Rally
11 1 (0.75%) Xamarin
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