The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
South East / Middlesex
Rank 22 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing SOAP 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.77% 0.71% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.63% 2.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £398 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £373
% change year-on-year
+0.31% +7.23%
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 Middlesex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
38 34 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 29.23% 24.11% 30.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 28 42
Median daily rate £350 £351 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.35% -12.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £435 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Middlesex 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 Middlesex

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

SOAP
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 19 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Spatial Data

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 1 (100.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Spatial Data
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL DBA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL