The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 33 44 43
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Contract jobs citing SOAP 17 7 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.82% 1.47% 3.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.50% 6.42% 10.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 12
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £348 £376
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £420 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £408 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £36.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+50.68% +14.06%

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 Gloucestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
103 109 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 29.18% 22.95% 30.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 73 109
Median daily rate £405 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £288 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £125.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

SOAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 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
Gloucester +1 3 £630 +50.00%
Cirencester - 1 £320 -
SOAP
South West

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 14 (66.67%) Web Services
2 13 (61.90%) Java
3 12 (57.14%) XML
3 12 (57.14%) RESTful
4 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (47.62%) Scrum
6 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 7 (33.33%) TDD
6 7 (33.33%) REST
7 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
7 6 (28.57%) JSON
7 6 (28.57%) JIRA
7 6 (28.57%) Linux
7 6 (28.57%) Middleware
8 5 (23.81%) webMethods
8 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (23.81%) MVC
8 5 (23.81%) Electronics
8 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
8 5 (23.81%) Finance
8 5 (23.81%) Manufacturing
8 5 (23.81%) Programme Management
8 5 (23.81%) Unix
8 5 (23.81%) OO
8 5 (23.81%) HTML
8 5 (23.81%) J2EE
8 5 (23.81%) XSD
8 5 (23.81%) SAP
8 5 (23.81%) CSS
8 5 (23.81%) Digital Marketing

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 4 (19.05%) Mule
1 4 (19.05%) Mule ESB
2 3 (14.29%) Anypoint
2 3 (14.29%) Apache
2 3 (14.29%) Confluence
3 2 (9.52%) GlassFish
3 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
3 2 (9.52%) WebLogic
3 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (23.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) SSH
2 1 (4.76%) AMQP
2 1 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Big Data
1 3 (14.29%) MySQL
2 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
2 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) JIRA
2 3 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 3 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 3 (14.29%) JMeter
2 3 (14.29%) JUnit
2 3 (14.29%) LoadRunner
2 3 (14.29%) Selenium
2 3 (14.29%) SoapUI
2 3 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (14.29%) Zephyr
3 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
3 2 (9.52%) Maven
4 1 (4.76%) IntelliJ
4 1 (4.76%) Jasmine
4 1 (4.76%) Mocha
4 1 (4.76%) NetBeans
General
1 5 (23.81%) Electronics
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
1 5 (23.81%) Manufacturing
1 5 (23.81%) Marketing
1 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Big Data Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Data Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Java Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Applications Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Automation Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (4.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (4.76%) Integration Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Java Team Leader
5 1 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (4.76%) LAMP Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Lead Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) Web Services
2 12 (57.14%) RESTful
2 12 (57.14%) XML
3 7 (33.33%) REST
4 6 (28.57%) JSON
4 6 (28.57%) Middleware
5 5 (23.81%) AngularJS
5 5 (23.81%) CSS
5 5 (23.81%) HTML
5 5 (23.81%) J2EE
5 5 (23.81%) XSD
6 4 (19.05%) JDBC
7 3 (14.29%) Gherkin
7 3 (14.29%) Hibernate
7 3 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (14.29%) Spring
7 3 (14.29%) WSDL
7 3 (14.29%) XSLT
8 2 (9.52%) RAML
9 1 (4.76%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Linux
2 5 (23.81%) Unix
3 1 (4.76%) Android
3 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) Scrum
3 7 (33.33%) TDD
4 5 (23.81%) BDD
4 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (23.81%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (23.81%) MVC
4 5 (23.81%) OO
4 5 (23.81%) Programme Management
5 4 (19.05%) Kanban
6 3 (14.29%) Data Transformation
6 3 (14.29%) Defect Management
6 3 (14.29%) Manual Testing
6 3 (14.29%) OOP
6 3 (14.29%) Test Management
6 3 (14.29%) Web Accessibility
7 2 (9.52%) API Design
7 2 (9.52%) UML
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) Java
2 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (19.05%) SQL
4 3 (14.29%) Python
4 3 (14.29%) Ruby
5 2 (9.52%) Groovy
5 2 (9.52%) Scala
5 2 (9.52%) XPath
6 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
3 3 (14.29%) ISEB
3 3 (14.29%) ISTQB
4 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) SAP
1 5 (23.81%) webMethods
2 3 (14.29%) HP
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) IBM
4 1 (4.76%) Apple
4 1 (4.76%) Atlassian
4 1 (4.76%) MuleSoft