The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 48 38 52
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +14
Contract jobs citing SOAP 8 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.36% 2.45% 1.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.13% 11.02% 5.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 10
Median daily rate £355 £625 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.20% +38.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £557 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £648 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
156 127 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 26.44% 22.20% 28.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 74 108
Median daily rate £375 £388 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £625 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 8
Median hourly rate £41.13 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.50 £20.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Hertford - 2 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 - -
Rickmansworth - 1 - -
SOAP
East of England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

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

1 20 (74.07%) HTML
1 20 (74.07%) JavaScript
2 19 (70.37%) Web Services
2 19 (70.37%) XML
3 16 (59.26%) E-Commerce
4 15 (55.56%) CSS
4 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (48.15%) XSLT
6 12 (44.44%) MySQL
7 11 (40.74%) Java
7 11 (40.74%) REST
8 10 (37.04%) MVC
8 10 (37.04%) Subversion
9 9 (33.33%) Linux
9 9 (33.33%) OO
10 8 (29.63%) OOP
10 8 (29.63%) SQL
10 8 (29.63%) C#
10 8 (29.63%) .NET
10 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET
10 8 (29.63%) Unix
10 8 (29.63%) .NET Framework
10 8 (29.63%) JSON
10 8 (29.63%) jQuery
10 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
10 8 (29.63%) Entity Framework
10 8 (29.63%) Relational Database
10 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (25.93%) RESTful
11 7 (25.93%) Zend

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 7 (25.93%) IIS
2 5 (18.52%) Apache
3 4 (14.81%) WebLogic
3 4 (14.81%) WebSphere
4 3 (11.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (11.11%) CMS
4 3 (11.11%) MQSeries
4 3 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (3.70%) NServiceBus
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) Internet
2 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) MySQL
2 8 (29.63%) Relational Database
3 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
4 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database
6 3 (11.11%) DB2
6 3 (11.11%) Jackrabbit
6 3 (11.11%) RDBMS
7 1 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
7 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
7 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Subversion
2 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
3 5 (18.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (18.52%) FxCop
3 5 (18.52%) ReSharper
3 5 (18.52%) StyleCop
4 4 (14.81%) JIRA
4 4 (14.81%) Moq
5 3 (11.11%) Ant
5 3 (11.11%) Eclipse
5 3 (11.11%) JUnit
5 3 (11.11%) Log4j
5 3 (11.11%) Mockito
5 3 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (11.11%) Toad
5 3 (11.11%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (81.48%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) C# Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Java Developer
3 6 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 6 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (18.52%) PHP Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Web Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Architect
5 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce Architect
5 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
5 4 (14.81%) Java Architect
5 4 (14.81%) Java Solutions Architect
5 4 (14.81%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce Developer
6 3 (11.11%) J2EE Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Java E-Commerce Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (74.07%) HTML
2 19 (70.37%) Web Services
2 19 (70.37%) XML
3 15 (55.56%) CSS
4 13 (48.15%) XSLT
5 11 (40.74%) REST
6 8 (29.63%) .NET
6 8 (29.63%) .NET Framework
6 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET
6 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (29.63%) Entity Framework
6 8 (29.63%) jQuery
6 8 (29.63%) JSON
7 7 (25.93%) J2EE
7 7 (25.93%) JMS
7 7 (25.93%) LAMP
7 7 (25.93%) RESTful
8 6 (22.22%) NHibernate
8 6 (22.22%) Symfony
8 6 (22.22%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Contactless
1 4 (14.81%) e-Learning
1 4 (14.81%) EMV
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) RIA
2 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Linux
2 8 (29.63%) Unix
3 4 (14.81%) Solaris
4 3 (11.11%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) E-Commerce
2 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (37.04%) MVC
4 9 (33.33%) OO
5 8 (29.63%) OOP
6 7 (25.93%) Scrum
6 7 (25.93%) TDD
6 7 (25.93%) Web Development
7 6 (22.22%) BDD
7 6 (22.22%) SOLID
8 5 (18.52%) Code Coverage
8 5 (18.52%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (18.52%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (18.52%) Refactoring
8 5 (18.52%) SOA
9 4 (14.81%) Change Management
9 4 (14.81%) Project Planning
9 4 (14.81%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (14.81%) TOGAF
10 3 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) JavaScript
2 11 (40.74%) Java
3 8 (29.63%) C#
3 8 (29.63%) SQL
4 7 (25.93%) PHP
5 6 (22.22%) VBScript
6 3 (11.11%) Bash Shell
6 3 (11.11%) Perl
6 3 (11.11%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Zend
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle
3 5 (18.52%) Atlassian
4 4 (14.81%) IBM
5 3 (11.11%) ATG
5 3 (11.11%) Blue Martini
5 3 (11.11%) Elastic Path
5 3 (11.11%) Interwoven
6 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
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