The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 23 32 14
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -18
Contract jobs citing SOAP 4 2 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 2.27% 1.17% 8.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.09% 2.90% 20.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 13
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£275 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £374 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.75 £34.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-21.32% -15.00%
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
44 69 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 25.00% 40.35% 38.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 37 33
Average daily rate £300 £275 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £325 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the Norfolk region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

SOAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich +11 4 £275 - 2
Great Yarmouth - - - -
SOAP
East of England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 6 (75.00%) Web Services
2 5 (62.50%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) J2EE
3 4 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
4 3 (37.50%) XSLT
4 3 (37.50%) Ant
5 2 (25.00%) CSS
5 2 (25.00%) XSD
5 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) Struts
5 2 (25.00%) Apache
5 2 (25.00%) MQSeries
5 2 (25.00%) JMS
5 2 (25.00%) SOA
5 2 (25.00%) Ajax
5 2 (25.00%) HTML5
5 2 (25.00%) RESTful
5 2 (25.00%) Rapid Prototyping
5 2 (25.00%) WSDL
5 2 (25.00%) CSS3
5 2 (25.00%) Backbone.js
5 2 (25.00%) Ember.js
5 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (25.00%) Node.js
6 1 (12.50%) Rational Application Developer
6 1 (12.50%) REST
6 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
6 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) Apache
1 2 (25.00%) MQSeries
1 2 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (12.50%) Facebook Platform
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (12.50%) WildFly
2 1 (12.50%) CMS
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (12.50%) GlassFish
2 1 (12.50%) Liferay
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (12.50%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) DB2
1 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Ant
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Rational Application Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (12.50%) Arquillian
2 1 (12.50%) JUnit
2 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) Maven
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Front-End Web Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Business Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Business Process Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Java Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) Web Services
2 5 (62.50%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) J2EE
3 3 (37.50%) XSLT
4 2 (25.00%) JMS
4 2 (25.00%) WSDL
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) XSD
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) Struts
4 2 (25.00%) Ajax
4 2 (25.00%) CSS3
4 2 (25.00%) Backbone.js
4 2 (25.00%) RESTful
4 2 (25.00%) HTML5
4 2 (25.00%) Ember.js
4 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (12.50%) REST
5 1 (12.50%) Apache Sling
5 1 (12.50%) Apache Felix
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Open Source
1 1 (12.50%) Social Media
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) SOA
1 2 (25.00%) Rapid Prototyping
2 1 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) Process Management
2 1 (12.50%) Web Design
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Content Management
2 1 (12.50%) AOP
2 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) IBM
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe
1 1 (12.50%) Google
1 1 (12.50%) Facebook
1 1 (12.50%) Twitter