The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 26 38 31
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -7
Contract jobs citing SOAP 17 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 5.03% 2.91% 2.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.04% 10.17% 9.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 3
Median daily rate £375 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £413 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £446 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £373
% change year-on-year
+0.31% +7.23%
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 Nottingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
154 118 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 45.56% 28.64% 25.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 67 45
Median daily rate £368 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.12% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £18.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Nottingham 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 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 19 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 24 (80.00%) Web Services
2 17 (56.67%) SQL
3 16 (53.33%) Java
4 15 (50.00%) XML
5 13 (43.33%) J2EE
5 13 (43.33%) Eclipse
6 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 12 (40.00%) Performance Testing
7 11 (36.67%) Spring
7 11 (36.67%) Open Source
7 11 (36.67%) HTML
7 11 (36.67%) CSS
7 11 (36.67%) Hibernate
8 10 (33.33%) JSP
8 10 (33.33%) Struts
8 10 (33.33%) XHTML
8 10 (33.33%) UDDI
8 10 (33.33%) WSDL
8 10 (33.33%) XML Schema
8 10 (33.33%) XSLT
8 10 (33.33%) DB2
8 10 (33.33%) Ant
8 10 (33.33%) jQuery
8 10 (33.33%) Struts2
8 10 (33.33%) Maven
8 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (33.33%) Subversion
8 10 (33.33%) DB2 UDB
8 10 (33.33%) Apache Flex
9 9 (30.00%) RESTful

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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 1 (3.33%) IIS
1 1 (3.33%) JBoss
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Force.com
1 2 (6.67%) G Suite
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) FTP
1 2 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) DB2
1 10 (33.33%) DB2 UDB
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (43.33%) Eclipse
2 10 (33.33%) Ant
2 10 (33.33%) Maven
2 10 (33.33%) Subversion
3 6 (20.00%) JMeter
3 6 (20.00%) SoapUI
4 2 (6.67%) Selenium
5 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Developer
2 11 (36.67%) Java Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Applications Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Architect
4 5 (16.67%) Java Applications Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Integration Architect
5 3 (10.00%) QA Tester
5 3 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Test Leader
5 3 (10.00%) Tester
5 3 (10.00%) webMethods Architect
6 2 (6.67%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Automation Test Lead
6 2 (6.67%) Java Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Salesforce Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) XML Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (80.00%) Web Services
2 15 (50.00%) XML
3 13 (43.33%) J2EE
4 11 (36.67%) CSS
4 11 (36.67%) Hibernate
4 11 (36.67%) HTML
4 11 (36.67%) Spring
5 10 (33.33%) Apache Flex
5 10 (33.33%) jQuery
5 10 (33.33%) JSP
5 10 (33.33%) Struts
5 10 (33.33%) Struts2
5 10 (33.33%) UDDI
5 10 (33.33%) WSDL
5 10 (33.33%) XHTML
5 10 (33.33%) XML Schema
5 10 (33.33%) XSLT
6 9 (30.00%) RESTful
7 8 (26.67%) JSON
8 5 (16.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Mainframe
2 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Credit Risk
3 2 (6.67%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Performance Testing
2 11 (36.67%) Open Source
3 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (16.67%) API Testing
4 5 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 4 (13.33%) Analytics
5 4 (13.33%) SOA
5 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (13.33%) Time Management
5 4 (13.33%) User Stories
6 3 (10.00%) MVC
6 3 (10.00%) Network Architecture
6 3 (10.00%) Project Planning
6 3 (10.00%) SDLC
7 2 (6.67%) BDD
7 2 (6.67%) Data Migration
7 2 (6.67%) Load Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.67%) Test Scripting
7 2 (6.67%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) SQL
2 16 (53.33%) Java
3 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.00%) PHP
5 2 (6.67%) Apex Code
5 2 (6.67%) C#
6 1 (3.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) Apigee
3 3 (10.00%) Software AG
3 3 (10.00%) webMethods
4 2 (6.67%) Google
4 2 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.33%) CA
5 1 (3.33%) IBM
5 1 (3.33%) MuleSoft
5 1 (3.33%) Pega
5 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.33%) TIBCO
5 1 (3.33%) Zend