The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 42 39 58
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +19
Contract jobs citing SOAP 11 20 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.70% 3.51% 1.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.89% 12.12% 5.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 7
Median daily rate £475 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £314 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £435 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
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
101 165 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 24.75% 29.00% 32.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 108 123
Median daily rate £350 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £319 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £555 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 6
Median hourly rate £36.00 £36.50 £35.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% +3.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.45 £31.80 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.08 £42.60 £37.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex 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 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Essex region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
Brentwood +10 2 £375 +36.36%
SOAP
East of England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Essex region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 18 (94.74%) Web Services
2 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (68.42%) Java
3 13 (68.42%) Finance
4 11 (57.89%) SOA
5 10 (52.63%) Scrum
5 10 (52.63%) TDD
6 9 (47.37%) Programme Management
6 9 (47.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 9 (47.37%) Marketing
6 9 (47.37%) Digital Marketing
6 9 (47.37%) Manufacturing
6 9 (47.37%) Electronics
6 9 (47.37%) Telecoms
6 9 (47.37%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (47.37%) SAP
7 8 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (42.11%) REST
8 7 (36.84%) J2EE
9 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
9 6 (31.58%) WebLogic
9 6 (31.58%) Integration Testing
9 6 (31.58%) SoapUI
9 6 (31.58%) DevOps
10 5 (26.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 5 (26.32%) JPA
10 5 (26.32%) JAX-WS
10 5 (26.32%) AccuRev
10 5 (26.32%) Test Automation
10 5 (26.32%) Oracle

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 6 (31.58%) WebLogic
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (21.05%) Mule
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
5 1 (5.26%) IIS
Business Applications
1 9 (47.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) SoapUI
2 5 (26.32%) AccuRev
3 2 (10.53%) Maven
4 1 (5.26%) Subversion
4 1 (5.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (68.42%) Finance
2 9 (47.37%) Electronics
2 9 (47.37%) Manufacturing
2 9 (47.37%) Marketing
2 9 (47.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Java Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Test Automation Specialist
3 5 (26.32%) Test Specialist
4 3 (15.79%) SOA Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Integration Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Integration Specialist
5 2 (10.53%) QA Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Deployment Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Deployment Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Middleware Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Developer
6 1 (5.26%) QA Test Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Release Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Release Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Test Automation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (94.74%) Web Services
2 8 (42.11%) REST
3 7 (36.84%) J2EE
4 5 (26.32%) JAX-WS
4 5 (26.32%) JMS
4 5 (26.32%) JPA
5 4 (21.05%) Apache Camel
6 3 (15.79%) RESTful
6 3 (15.79%) XML
7 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
7 2 (10.53%) Apache CXF
7 2 (10.53%) CSS
7 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
7 2 (10.53%) HTML
7 2 (10.53%) JSON
7 2 (10.53%) Spring
8 1 (5.26%) .NET
8 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
8 1 (5.26%) Middleware
8 1 (5.26%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) SOA
3 10 (52.63%) Scrum
3 10 (52.63%) TDD
4 9 (47.37%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (47.37%) Digital Marketing
4 9 (47.37%) Programme Management
5 8 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (31.58%) DevOps
6 6 (31.58%) Integration Testing
7 5 (26.32%) Test Automation
8 4 (21.05%) Open Source
8 4 (21.05%) User Stories
9 2 (10.53%) API Integration
9 2 (10.53%) BDD
10 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
10 1 (5.26%) ITIL
10 1 (5.26%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) SAP
2 5 (26.32%) IBM
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle
3 4 (21.05%) WSO2
4 1 (5.26%) MKS
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