The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
England / North East
Rank 75 54 46
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -8
Contract jobs citing SOAP 13 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.47% 1.93% 1.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.42% 5.67% 7.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 7
Median daily rate £450 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £425 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £36.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+50.68% +14.06%

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 North East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
294 300 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 33.33% 34.13% 21.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 196 85
Median daily rate £350 £375 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +21.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £530 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 £14.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 the North East

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in the North East

SOAP
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the North East region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the North East region over the 3 months to 24 February 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
Tyne and Wear -23 6 £438 +34.61% 4
Durham 0 2 £325 - 2
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 North East region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 23 (82.14%) REST
2 16 (57.14%) Web Services
3 15 (53.57%) Linux
4 14 (50.00%) Oracle
4 14 (50.00%) HTML
4 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (50.00%) JSON
5 13 (46.43%) Java
5 13 (46.43%) CSS
6 12 (42.86%) Spring
6 12 (42.86%) Oracle Database
7 10 (35.71%) Jenkins
8 9 (32.14%) CSS3
8 9 (32.14%) HTML5
8 9 (32.14%) Puppet
8 9 (32.14%) MongoDB
8 9 (32.14%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (32.14%) NoSQL
8 9 (32.14%) Scala
8 9 (32.14%) Open Source
8 9 (32.14%) Confluence
8 9 (32.14%) JIRA
8 9 (32.14%) Ruby
8 9 (32.14%) Ajax
8 9 (32.14%) Selenium
8 9 (32.14%) Django
8 9 (32.14%) Configuration Management
8 9 (32.14%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (32.14%) MySQL
8 9 (32.14%) Python

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 9 (32.14%) Confluence
2 5 (17.86%) CMS
3 4 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.57%) JBoss
5 1 (3.57%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 9 (32.14%) Apache Cassandra
2 9 (32.14%) MongoDB
2 9 (32.14%) MySQL
2 9 (32.14%) NoSQL
2 9 (32.14%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.57%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Jenkins
2 9 (32.14%) JIRA
2 9 (32.14%) Selenium
3 4 (14.29%) Log4j
4 1 (3.57%) Maven
4 1 (3.57%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.57%) Subversion
4 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (3.57%) Law
1 1 (3.57%) Marketing
1 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Developer
2 9 (32.14%) Architect
2 9 (32.14%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) CMS Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Lead Architect
5 4 (14.29%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (10.71%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (10.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (10.71%) C# Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Digital Architect
7 2 (7.14%) Digital Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.57%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (3.57%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Designer
8 1 (3.57%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (82.14%) REST
2 16 (57.14%) Web Services
3 14 (50.00%) HTML
3 14 (50.00%) JSON
4 13 (46.43%) CSS
5 12 (42.86%) Spring
6 9 (32.14%) Ajax
6 9 (32.14%) CSS3
6 9 (32.14%) Django
6 9 (32.14%) HTML5
6 9 (32.14%) XML
7 8 (28.57%) .NET
7 8 (28.57%) RESTful
8 5 (17.86%) WSDL
9 4 (14.29%) JAX-RPC
9 4 (14.29%) XSL
9 4 (14.29%) XSLT
10 3 (10.71%) AngularJS
10 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
11 2 (7.14%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) User Experience
2 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) Linux
2 6 (21.43%) Unix
3 3 (10.71%) Windows
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (32.14%) Configuration Management
2 9 (32.14%) Open Source
3 6 (21.43%) Scrum
4 5 (17.86%) Data Management
4 5 (17.86%) Kanban
4 5 (17.86%) MVC
4 5 (17.86%) OWASP
4 5 (17.86%) Prototyping
4 5 (17.86%) SOLID
4 5 (17.86%) TDD
5 4 (14.29%) Change Management
5 4 (14.29%) ITIL
6 3 (10.71%) DevOps
6 3 (10.71%) Line Management
6 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
6 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
6 3 (10.71%) Problem Management
6 3 (10.71%) Software Architecture
6 3 (10.71%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) Java
2 9 (32.14%) Python
2 9 (32.14%) Ruby
2 9 (32.14%) Scala
3 8 (28.57%) C#
4 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 4 (14.29%) SQL
6 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) BC Cleared
1 1 (3.57%) CCA
1 1 (3.57%) CCNA
1 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (3.57%) MCSE
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) Docker
1 9 (32.14%) LXC
Systems Management
1 9 (32.14%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (32.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.57%) Google
3 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com