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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 29 43 50
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +7
Contract jobs citing SOAP 18 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.92% 2.12% 1.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.82% 8.93% 6.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 7
Median daily rate £419 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.68% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £400 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £420 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.25 £37.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +15.62%

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
101 112 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 27.60% 23.73% 25.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 73 84
Median daily rate £413 £415 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% +9.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £46.00 £56.53 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.62% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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 20 January 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 20 January 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 -3 4 £630 +50.00% 2
Cheltenham +2 1 £550 +37.50% 3
SOAP
South West

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 15 (68.18%) Java
2 13 (59.09%) Web Services
2 13 (59.09%) XML
3 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (50.00%) RESTful
4 10 (45.45%) Scrum
5 8 (36.36%) JSON
6 7 (31.82%) TDD
6 7 (31.82%) REST
6 7 (31.82%) XSD
6 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
7 6 (27.27%) J2EE
7 6 (27.27%) MVC
7 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
7 6 (27.27%) JIRA
7 6 (27.27%) SoapUI
8 5 (22.73%) AngularJS
8 5 (22.73%) Selenium
8 5 (22.73%) Marketing
8 5 (22.73%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (22.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (22.73%) BDD
8 5 (22.73%) Finance
8 5 (22.73%) Manufacturing
8 5 (22.73%) JMeter
8 5 (22.73%) Electronics
8 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
8 5 (22.73%) Programme Management
8 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence

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 (18.18%) Mule
1 4 (18.18%) Mule ESB
2 3 (13.64%) Confluence
3 2 (9.09%) Apache
3 2 (9.09%) GlassFish
3 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 2 (9.09%) WebLogic
3 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (22.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) SSH
2 1 (4.55%) AMQP
2 1 (4.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Big Data
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 2 (9.09%) MySQL
3 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.55%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) JIRA
1 6 (27.27%) SoapUI
2 5 (22.73%) JMeter
2 5 (22.73%) LoadRunner
2 5 (22.73%) Selenium
3 4 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (13.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (13.64%) Cucumber
4 3 (13.64%) Eclipse
4 3 (13.64%) JUnit
4 3 (13.64%) Zephyr
5 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
5 2 (9.09%) Maven
6 1 (4.55%) IntelliJ
6 1 (4.55%) Jasmine
6 1 (4.55%) Mocha
6 1 (4.55%) NetBeans
General
1 5 (22.73%) Electronics
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
1 5 (22.73%) Manufacturing
1 5 (22.73%) Marketing
1 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Architect
2 4 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Big Data Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Data Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Java Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Automation Tester
5 1 (4.55%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (4.55%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Java Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) Web Services
1 13 (59.09%) XML
2 11 (50.00%) RESTful
3 8 (36.36%) JSON
4 7 (31.82%) REST
4 7 (31.82%) XSD
5 6 (27.27%) J2EE
6 5 (22.73%) AngularJS
6 5 (22.73%) Middleware
7 4 (18.18%) CSS
7 4 (18.18%) HTML
7 4 (18.18%) JDBC
8 3 (13.64%) Gherkin
8 3 (13.64%) Hibernate
8 3 (13.64%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (13.64%) Spring
8 3 (13.64%) WSDL
8 3 (13.64%) XSLT
9 2 (9.09%) RAML
10 1 (4.55%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Linux
2 4 (18.18%) Unix
3 1 (4.55%) Android
3 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) Scrum
3 7 (31.82%) TDD
4 6 (27.27%) MVC
5 5 (22.73%) BDD
5 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (22.73%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (22.73%) OO
5 5 (22.73%) Programme Management
6 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (18.18%) Kanban
6 4 (18.18%) Web Accessibility
7 3 (13.64%) Data Transformation
7 3 (13.64%) Defect Management
7 3 (13.64%) Manual Testing
7 3 (13.64%) OOP
7 3 (13.64%) Test Management
8 2 (9.09%) API Design
8 2 (9.09%) UML
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) Java
2 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
3 5 (22.73%) Python
3 5 (22.73%) SQL
4 3 (13.64%) Ruby
5 2 (9.09%) C++
5 2 (9.09%) Groovy
5 2 (9.09%) Scala
5 2 (9.09%) XPath
6 1 (4.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 3 (13.64%) ISEB
3 3 (13.64%) ISTQB
4 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) SAP
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) webMethods
3 3 (13.64%) HP
3 3 (13.64%) IBM
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) Apple
4 1 (4.55%) Atlassian
4 1 (4.55%) MuleSoft