The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 44 29 30
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +1
Contract jobs citing SOAP 6 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.33% 2.53% 1.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.44% 10.34% 4.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Average daily rate - £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £32.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+19.53% -1.53%
SOAP
Nottinghamshire

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 Nottingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
135 87 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 29.87% 24.44% 29.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 39 49
Average daily rate £325 £325 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £226 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £429 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £19.25 £16.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 15 (100.00%) Java
1 15 (100.00%) REST
2 14 (93.33%) XML
3 12 (80.00%) SOA
3 12 (80.00%) Ajax
4 11 (73.33%) Web Services
4 11 (73.33%) HTML
5 10 (66.67%) SQL
6 8 (53.33%) J2EE
7 7 (46.67%) DB2
7 7 (46.67%) MQSeries
7 7 (46.67%) JMS
7 7 (46.67%) HTTP
7 7 (46.67%) HTTPS
7 7 (46.67%) IBM
7 7 (46.67%) TIBCO
7 7 (46.67%) BusinessWorks
8 6 (40.00%) Informatica
8 6 (40.00%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (40.00%) ETL
8 6 (40.00%) Eclipse
8 6 (40.00%) EAI
8 6 (40.00%) Tomcat
8 6 (40.00%) UML
8 6 (40.00%) JBoss
8 6 (40.00%) CSS
8 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
8 6 (40.00%) PL/SQL
8 6 (40.00%) DHTML
8 6 (40.00%) Performance Testing

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 7 (46.67%) MQSeries
2 6 (40.00%) JBoss
2 6 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 5 (33.33%) Apache
3 5 (33.33%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Business Applications
1 7 (46.67%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Force.com
2 5 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) HTTP
1 7 (46.67%) HTTPS
2 5 (33.33%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) DB2
2 5 (33.33%) DataStage
3 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (6.67%) Billing
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Architect
2 5 (33.33%) Salesforce.com Architect
2 5 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (26.67%) Java Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Lead Developer
4 3 (20.00%) TIBCO Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Lead Java Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Lead Software Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
6 1 (6.67%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) REST
2 14 (93.33%) XML
3 12 (80.00%) Ajax
4 11 (73.33%) HTML
4 11 (73.33%) Web Services
5 8 (53.33%) J2EE
6 7 (46.67%) JMS
7 6 (40.00%) CSS
7 6 (40.00%) DHTML
7 6 (40.00%) JAX-WS
7 6 (40.00%) Visualforce
8 5 (33.33%) Hibernate
8 5 (33.33%) JAX-RS
8 5 (33.33%) JPA
8 5 (33.33%) jQuery
8 5 (33.33%) JSON
8 5 (33.33%) Spring
8 5 (33.33%) Struts
9 4 (26.67%) Spring MVC
9 4 (26.67%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (6.67%) Blog
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) SOA
2 6 (40.00%) EAI
2 6 (40.00%) ETL
2 6 (40.00%) Performance Testing
2 6 (40.00%) UML
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) AOP
3 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 5 (33.33%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 5 (33.33%) Migration
3 5 (33.33%) TDD
3 5 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 5 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
4 4 (26.67%) API Development
4 4 (26.67%) B2B
4 4 (26.67%) MVC
4 4 (26.67%) Pair Programming
4 4 (26.67%) Refactoring
4 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (66.67%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) Apex Code
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (40.00%) PL/SQL
4 5 (33.33%) COBOL
5 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (6.67%) XPath
5 1 (6.67%) XQuery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) IBM
1 7 (46.67%) TIBCO
2 6 (40.00%) Informatica
2 6 (40.00%) Salesforce.com