The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 47 52 50
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs citing SOAP 11 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.83% 1.86% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.91% 5.70% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 0
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£338 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £41.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £34.28 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+23.99% -31.45%
SOAP
East of 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 Essex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
139 158 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 23.09% 32.58% 24.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 88 53
Average daily rate £375 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 17
Average hourly rate £36.67 £30.00 £28.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.23% +3.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.25 £25.00 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.30 £38.47 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Essex

SOAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the Essex region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Essex region over the 3 months to 4 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
Basildon - 3 - - 1
Brentwood -1 2 £200 -50.00%
SOAP
East of England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 37 (66.07%) Web Services
2 35 (62.50%) Java
3 32 (57.14%) XML
4 29 (51.79%) HTML
5 27 (48.21%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (44.64%) J2EE
7 23 (41.07%) SQL
8 21 (37.50%) TopLink
8 21 (37.50%) REST
9 20 (35.71%) SQL Server
10 19 (33.93%) HTML5
11 18 (32.14%) SoapUI
12 17 (30.36%) JavaScript
12 17 (30.36%) CSS
12 17 (30.36%) Windows
13 16 (28.57%) Eclipse
13 16 (28.57%) TDD
14 15 (26.79%) Ajax
15 14 (25.00%) UNIX
15 14 (25.00%) Ant
15 14 (25.00%) EclipseLink
16 13 (23.21%) Linux
16 13 (23.21%) IBM
16 13 (23.21%) Hibernate
16 13 (23.21%) WebSphere
17 12 (21.43%) Solaris
18 11 (19.64%) XHTML
18 11 (19.64%) Scrum
18 11 (19.64%) JSF
18 11 (19.64%) JAX-WS

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 13 (23.21%) WebSphere
2 10 (17.86%) WebLogic
3 8 (14.29%) IIS
4 6 (10.71%) JBoss
4 6 (10.71%) GlassFish
5 4 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (5.36%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (1.79%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.79%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.86%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.79%) MySQL
3 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 18 (32.14%) SoapUI
2 16 (28.57%) Eclipse
3 14 (25.00%) Ant
4 7 (12.50%) HP UFT
4 7 (12.50%) LoadRunner
4 7 (12.50%) Selenium
4 7 (12.50%) AccuRev
5 6 (10.71%) Maven
6 4 (7.14%) JUnit
6 4 (7.14%) Subversion
7 3 (5.36%) JIRA
8 2 (3.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (3.57%) JMeter
8 2 (3.57%) Jenkins
8 2 (3.57%) Cucumber
8 2 (3.57%) Hudson
8 2 (3.57%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (17.86%) Marketing
2 7 (12.50%) Automotive
2 7 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 5 (8.93%) Finance
4 3 (5.36%) Legal
5 1 (1.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (62.50%) Developer
2 28 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 13 (23.21%) Analyst
4 11 (19.64%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 9 (16.07%) Test Analyst
6 8 (14.29%) Senior Developer
6 8 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (10.71%) J2EE Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Applications Support
8 3 (5.36%) Performance Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Performance Test Analyst
9 2 (3.57%) Deployment Analyst
9 2 (3.57%) Test Leader
9 2 (3.57%) Testing Analyst
9 2 (3.57%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Architect
9 2 (3.57%) Java Applications Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Deployment Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Technical Architect
9 2 (3.57%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (66.07%) Web Services
2 32 (57.14%) XML
3 29 (51.79%) HTML
4 25 (44.64%) J2EE
5 21 (37.50%) TopLink
5 21 (37.50%) REST
6 19 (33.93%) HTML5
7 17 (30.36%) CSS
8 15 (26.79%) Ajax
9 14 (25.00%) EclipseLink
10 13 (23.21%) Hibernate
11 11 (19.64%) XHTML
11 11 (19.64%) JSF
11 11 (19.64%) JAX-RS
11 11 (19.64%) JAX-WS
12 9 (16.07%) Struts
13 8 (14.29%) .NET
13 8 (14.29%) JPA
14 6 (10.71%) Java SE
14 6 (10.71%) PrimeFaces
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) Hedge funds
1 7 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.36%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.57%) User Experience
4 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.79%) Replication
4 1 (1.79%) Clustering
4 1 (1.79%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 17 (30.36%) Windows
2 14 (25.00%) UNIX
3 13 (23.21%) Linux
4 12 (21.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (48.21%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (28.57%) TDD
3 11 (19.64%) Scrum
3 11 (19.64%) User Stories
4 10 (17.86%) Digital Marketing
4 10 (17.86%) OO
5 8 (14.29%) B2C
5 8 (14.29%) Content Management
6 7 (12.50%) Use Case
7 6 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (10.71%) RUP
8 5 (8.93%) MVC
8 5 (8.93%) Validation
8 5 (8.93%) Performance Testing
9 4 (7.14%) Manual Testing
9 4 (7.14%) Software Testing
9 4 (7.14%) Configuration Management
10 3 (5.36%) Information Management
10 3 (5.36%) Test Automation
10 3 (5.36%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 35 (62.50%) Java
2 23 (41.07%) SQL
3 17 (30.36%) JavaScript
4 5 (8.93%) C#
5 4 (7.14%) Perl
6 1 (1.79%) PHP
6 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) ISTQB
1 2 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) SLA
1 3 (5.36%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (23.21%) IBM
2 6 (10.71%) HP
3 5 (8.93%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.36%) Adobe
5 2 (3.57%) MKS
5 2 (3.57%) FatWire
6 1 (1.79%) Google
6 1 (1.79%) Zend
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