The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 21 16 17
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs citing SOAP 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 0.99% 2.82% 3.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.56% 6.06% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate - £345 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.15%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £32.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+19.53% -1.53%
SOAP
Cheshire

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 Knutsford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
39 33 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 38.61% 46.48% 27.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 13 18
Average daily rate £390 £395 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.26% +21.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £287 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £463 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £48.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the Knutsford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford region citing SOAP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SOAP.

1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 3 (75.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) JDBC
3 2 (50.00%) JSP
3 2 (50.00%) Servlets
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) UML
3 2 (50.00%) Validation
3 2 (50.00%) SOA
3 2 (50.00%) WSDL
3 2 (50.00%) BPEL
3 2 (50.00%) QA
3 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) CA Service Virtualization
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (25.00%) Kanban
4 1 (25.00%) BPMN
4 1 (25.00%) Spring
4 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Banking

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford region citing SOAP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SOAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
1 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Virtualisation Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Business Process Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) JDBC
3 2 (50.00%) JSP
3 2 (50.00%) Servlets
3 2 (50.00%) WSDL
3 2 (50.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) BPEL
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) BPMN
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) Process Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
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