The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank - 25 33
Contract jobs citing SOAP 0 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk - 4.15% 1.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 13.79% 4.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 1
Median daily rate - £301 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.16%
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 Norfolk region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
95 58 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 43.58% 30.05% 32.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 47 51
Median daily rate £275 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £463 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £21.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +15.44%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Norfolk 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 Norfolk

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk