The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester 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)
North West / Manchester
Rank 67 72 69
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Contract jobs citing SOAP 22 36 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.60% 1.87% 1.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.91% 6.61% 6.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 26 20
Median daily rate £325 £313 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £525 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £29.50 -
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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
448 545 409
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 32.51% 28.37% 28.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 293 329 286
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 17 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £28.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +3.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

SOAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Manchester 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
Wigan - 1 £338 -
SOAP
North West

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

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 Manchester region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 39 (52.00%) Java
2 38 (50.67%) Web Services
3 37 (49.33%) SQL
4 34 (45.33%) Oracle
5 27 (36.00%) REST
6 25 (33.33%) Spring
6 25 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (33.33%) XML
7 19 (25.33%) OO
8 18 (24.00%) SQL Server
8 18 (24.00%) Hibernate
9 15 (20.00%) JavaScript
9 15 (20.00%) Software Engineering
9 15 (20.00%) NoSQL
10 14 (18.67%) C#
10 14 (18.67%) HTML
10 14 (18.67%) JUnit
11 13 (17.33%) .NET
11 13 (17.33%) J2EE
11 13 (17.33%) Git (software)
12 12 (16.00%) Unit Testing
12 12 (16.00%) JPA
12 12 (16.00%) CSS
13 11 (14.67%) VB
13 11 (14.67%) TDD
13 11 (14.67%) Banking
14 10 (13.33%) Finance
14 10 (13.33%) ASP.NET
14 10 (13.33%) Windows
14 10 (13.33%) Data Modelling

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 5 (6.67%) Apache
1 5 (6.67%) WebSphere
2 4 (5.33%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (4.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (2.67%) Confluence
4 2 (2.67%) JBoss
5 1 (1.33%) CICS
5 1 (1.33%) Liferay
5 1 (1.33%) Mule
5 1 (1.33%) Mule ESB
5 1 (1.33%) nginx
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.67%) MS Project
3 1 (1.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.67%) HTTP
1 5 (6.67%) Internet
2 4 (5.33%) FTP
2 4 (5.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.33%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (4.00%) HTTPS
4 2 (2.67%) Wireshark
5 1 (1.33%) Bluetooth
5 1 (1.33%) Firewall
5 1 (1.33%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 9 (12.00%) Oracle Database
3 9 (12.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (10.67%) MongoDB
4 8 (10.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (9.33%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (8.00%) MySQL
6 6 (8.00%) Relational Database
7 3 (4.00%) Couchbase
7 3 (4.00%) DB2
7 3 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (4.00%) SQLite
8 2 (2.67%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.33%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.33%) MS Access
9 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (1.33%) Power BI
9 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (18.67%) JUnit
2 13 (17.33%) Git (software)
3 8 (10.67%) Jenkins
4 7 (9.33%) Oracle Forms
4 7 (9.33%) SoapUI
5 6 (8.00%) Maven
5 6 (8.00%) Selenium
6 5 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (5.33%) Eclipse
7 4 (5.33%) JIRA
7 4 (5.33%) Moq
7 4 (5.33%) NUnit
8 3 (4.00%) ClearCase
9 2 (2.67%) Ant
9 2 (2.67%) Checkstyle
9 2 (2.67%) HP UFT
9 2 (2.67%) JMeter
9 2 (2.67%) Subversion
9 2 (2.67%) Toad
9 2 (2.67%) WiX
General
1 11 (14.67%) Banking
2 10 (13.33%) Finance
3 3 (4.00%) Retail
4 2 (2.67%) Billing
4 2 (2.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 54 (72.00%) Developer
2 29 (38.67%) Java Developer
3 13 (17.33%) .NET Developer
4 12 (16.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 12 (16.00%) C# Developer
5 10 (13.33%) SQL Developer
6 9 (12.00%) Architect
7 8 (10.67%) Oracle Developer
8 7 (9.33%) Analyst
8 7 (9.33%) Oracle Forms Developer
8 7 (9.33%) PL/SQL Developer
9 5 (6.67%) Test Analyst
10 4 (5.33%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (5.33%) Test Leader
11 3 (4.00%) Agile Java Developer
11 3 (4.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (4.00%) Oracle Reports Developer
11 3 (4.00%) Report Developer
11 3 (4.00%) Technical Architect
11 3 (4.00%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (50.67%) Web Services
2 27 (36.00%) REST
3 25 (33.33%) Spring
3 25 (33.33%) XML
4 18 (24.00%) Hibernate
5 14 (18.67%) HTML
6 13 (17.33%) .NET
6 13 (17.33%) J2EE
7 12 (16.00%) CSS
7 12 (16.00%) JPA
8 10 (13.33%) ASP.NET
8 10 (13.33%) JSON
9 9 (12.00%) .NET Framework
9 9 (12.00%) Entity Framework
9 9 (12.00%) WinForms
10 8 (10.67%) Java EE
10 8 (10.67%) Spring Boot
10 8 (10.67%) WSDL
11 7 (9.33%) AngularJS
11 7 (9.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.33%) SWIFT
3 3 (4.00%) User Experience
4 2 (2.67%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.67%) EPoS
4 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.33%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.33%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.33%) Windows
2 8 (10.67%) Linux
3 5 (6.67%) Unix
4 4 (5.33%) Android
4 4 (5.33%) Apple iOS
4 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (4.00%) Windows 10
5 3 (4.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (25.33%) OO
3 15 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 12 (16.00%) Unit Testing
5 11 (14.67%) TDD
6 10 (13.33%) Data Modelling
7 7 (9.33%) SOA
7 7 (9.33%) Test Scripting
8 6 (8.00%) E-Commerce
9 5 (6.67%) Functional Testing
9 5 (6.67%) Mentoring
9 5 (6.67%) Scrum
9 5 (6.67%) SDLC
9 5 (6.67%) Test Management
10 4 (5.33%) Integration Testing
10 4 (5.33%) Project Management
10 4 (5.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (5.33%) Validation
11 3 (4.00%) ERP
11 3 (4.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 39 (52.00%) Java
2 37 (49.33%) SQL
3 15 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 14 (18.67%) C#
5 11 (14.67%) VB
6 9 (12.00%) T-SQL
7 8 (10.67%) PL/SQL
7 8 (10.67%) VB6
8 5 (6.67%) Ruby
9 3 (4.00%) Groovy
9 3 (4.00%) Python
9 3 (4.00%) Scala
10 2 (2.67%) PHP
11 1 (1.33%) C
11 1 (1.33%) C++
11 1 (1.33%) COBOL
11 1 (1.33%) JCL
11 1 (1.33%) Perl
11 1 (1.33%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.33%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 4 (5.33%) Degree
1 4 (5.33%) ISEB
2 2 (2.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.33%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.33%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.33%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 34 (45.33%) Oracle
2 4 (5.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.00%) IBM
3 3 (4.00%) VMware
4 2 (2.67%) Perforce
4 2 (2.67%) SAP
5 1 (1.33%) Apple
5 1 (1.33%) Google
5 1 (1.33%) HP
5 1 (1.33%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.33%) NetSuite
5 1 (1.33%) Remedy
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