The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 38 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SOAP 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 0.43% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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 Northern Ireland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
43 30 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 18.61% 31.91% 44.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 26
Median daily rate £400 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.34 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 22 January 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
County Antrim - 1 - -
SOAP
UK

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 22 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Camel
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) API Development
3 1 (20.00%) API Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Presales
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (20.00%) Docker
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) Force.com
3 1 (20.00%) Visualforce
3 1 (20.00%) Apex Code
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Social Media
3 1 (20.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Finance

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Salesforce Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Camel
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (20.00%) J2EE
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) RESTful
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) Visualforce
2 1 (20.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) SDLC
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) API Development
2 1 (20.00%) API Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Presales
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Apex Code
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Java
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com