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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 28 24 29
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs citing SOAP 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.68% 0.62% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.17% 2.70% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £398 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +4.28%
SOAP
South East

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
46 37 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 31.51% 22.98% 27.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 28 40
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 9 December 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 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