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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 48 53 57
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Contract jobs citing SOAP 12 20 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.70% 2.46% 1.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.39% 8.97% 5.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 18 5
Median daily rate £370 £450 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.77% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £364 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £613 £397
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.70 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-25.41% +21.42%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
143 223 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.31% 27.40% 28.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 119 142
Median daily rate £375 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 1
Median hourly rate £28.50 £20.94 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.13% +39.56%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +12.50%

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 25 August 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
Watford +2 1 - - 1
Hemel Hempstead +1 1 £350 +16.66%
Letchworth +1 1 £325 -3.70%
Borehamwood - 1 £300 - 1
Hitchin - 1 £370 -
SOAP
East of England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 12 (75.00%) HTML
1 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (68.75%) Web Services
3 9 (56.25%) CSS
3 9 (56.25%) jQuery
4 8 (50.00%) Web Development
4 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (50.00%) XML
5 7 (43.75%) E-Commerce
5 7 (43.75%) MySQL
5 7 (43.75%) Oracle
6 6 (37.50%) SQL
6 6 (37.50%) .NET
6 6 (37.50%) C#
6 6 (37.50%) Subversion
7 5 (31.25%) Symfony
7 5 (31.25%) Zend
7 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
7 5 (31.25%) PHP
7 5 (31.25%) MVC
7 5 (31.25%) LAMP
8 4 (25.00%) e-Learning
8 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
8 4 (25.00%) Zend Framework
8 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (25.00%) Retail
8 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (25.00%) REST
8 4 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC 4

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 3 (18.75%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) NServiceBus
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (6.25%) IaaS
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) MySQL
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
4 2 (12.50%) DB2
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (6.25%) GIS
5 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
5 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Subversion
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (18.75%) Toad
3 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
4 1 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (6.25%) CruiseControl
4 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 1 (6.25%) MSBuild
4 1 (6.25%) PVCS
4 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
4 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (6.25%) TestDirector
4 1 (6.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (25.00%) Retail
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
3 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) .NET Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Web Developer
3 4 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 4 (25.00%) PHP Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Java Developer
4 3 (18.75%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Architect
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Integration Architect
6 1 (6.25%) LAMP Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Lead .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 1 (6.25%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (6.25%) PHP Zend Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) HTML
2 11 (68.75%) Web Services
3 9 (56.25%) CSS
3 9 (56.25%) jQuery
4 8 (50.00%) XML
5 6 (37.50%) .NET
6 5 (31.25%) LAMP
6 5 (31.25%) Symfony
7 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (25.00%) REST
7 4 (25.00%) Zend Framework
8 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
8 3 (18.75%) Ajax
8 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 3 (18.75%) Entity Framework
8 3 (18.75%) JSF
8 3 (18.75%) Spring
8 3 (18.75%) WCF
8 3 (18.75%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) e-Learning
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) RIA
2 2 (12.50%) User Experience
3 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
3 1 (6.25%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (6.25%) iPad
3 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (50.00%) Web Development
2 7 (43.75%) E-Commerce
3 5 (31.25%) MVC
4 4 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (18.75%) SOA
5 3 (18.75%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
6 2 (12.50%) B2B
6 2 (12.50%) CRM
6 2 (12.50%) Logistics
6 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 1 (6.25%) Change Management
7 1 (6.25%) Refactoring
7 1 (6.25%) Release Management
7 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
7 1 (6.25%) TDD
7 1 (6.25%) TOGAF
7 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (37.50%) C#
2 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) PHP
4 3 (18.75%) Java
4 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) Zend
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 2 (12.50%) IBM
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix
5 1 (6.25%) ESRI
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.25%) VMware
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