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 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)
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 26 46 34
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -12
Contract jobs citing SOAP 20 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 5.54% 1.25% 2.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.30% 4.29% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 3
Median daily rate £375 - £425
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 Nottingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
177 140 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 49.03% 29.23% 26.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 61 49
Median daily rate £375 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £265 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £19.25 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

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 Nottingham region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 27 (84.38%) Web Services
2 21 (65.63%) SQL
3 15 (46.88%) Java
4 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (40.63%) XML
5 12 (37.50%) J2EE
5 12 (37.50%) Hibernate
5 12 (37.50%) Spring
5 12 (37.50%) SoapUI
6 11 (34.38%) Open Source
6 11 (34.38%) Maven
6 11 (34.38%) Performance Testing
6 11 (34.38%) HTML
6 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
6 11 (34.38%) XSLT
6 11 (34.38%) CSS
6 11 (34.38%) Eclipse
7 10 (31.25%) WSDL
7 10 (31.25%) XML Schema
7 10 (31.25%) JSP
7 10 (31.25%) Struts
7 10 (31.25%) XHTML
7 10 (31.25%) DB2
7 10 (31.25%) Ant
7 10 (31.25%) JMeter
7 10 (31.25%) Subversion
7 10 (31.25%) UDDI
7 10 (31.25%) jQuery
7 10 (31.25%) Apache Flex
7 10 (31.25%) DB2 UDB

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 2 (6.25%) JBoss
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.13%) IIS
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle BPEL
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) FTP
1 2 (6.25%) Internet
2 1 (3.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) DB2
1 10 (31.25%) DB2 UDB
2 2 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (37.50%) SoapUI
2 11 (34.38%) Eclipse
2 11 (34.38%) Maven
3 10 (31.25%) Ant
3 10 (31.25%) JMeter
3 10 (31.25%) Subversion
4 3 (9.38%) Selenium
5 2 (6.25%) JIRA
6 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.13%) HP UFT
6 1 (3.13%) Hudson
6 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Developer
2 12 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Applications Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Java Applications Developer
4 4 (12.50%) QA Leader
4 4 (12.50%) QA Tester
4 4 (12.50%) Test Leader
4 4 (12.50%) Tester
5 3 (9.38%) Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Integration Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Test Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) webMethods Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Automation Test Lead
6 2 (6.25%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (6.25%) SOA Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Azure Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (84.38%) Web Services
2 13 (40.63%) XML
3 12 (37.50%) Hibernate
3 12 (37.50%) J2EE
3 12 (37.50%) Spring
4 11 (34.38%) CSS
4 11 (34.38%) HTML
4 11 (34.38%) XSLT
5 10 (31.25%) Apache Flex
5 10 (31.25%) jQuery
5 10 (31.25%) JSP
5 10 (31.25%) Struts
5 10 (31.25%) Struts2
5 10 (31.25%) UDDI
5 10 (31.25%) WSDL
5 10 (31.25%) XHTML
5 10 (31.25%) XML Schema
6 9 (28.13%) JSON
7 8 (25.00%) RESTful
8 4 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) Credit Risk
4 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (34.38%) Open Source
2 11 (34.38%) Performance Testing
3 9 (28.13%) API Testing
4 8 (25.00%) Analytics
4 8 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 8 (25.00%) User Stories
4 8 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 7 (21.88%) Time Management
6 6 (18.75%) SOA
7 4 (12.50%) MVC
7 4 (12.50%) Test Scripting
8 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
8 3 (9.38%) Network Architecture
8 3 (9.38%) Project Planning
9 2 (6.25%) Automated Testing
9 2 (6.25%) BDD
9 2 (6.25%) Defect Management
9 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
9 2 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 21 (65.63%) SQL
2 15 (46.88%) Java
3 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.38%) PHP
5 2 (6.25%) C
5 2 (6.25%) C#
6 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.13%) VB
6 1 (3.13%) VBScript
6 1 (3.13%) XAML
6 1 (3.13%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (28.13%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle
2 3 (9.38%) Software AG
2 3 (9.38%) webMethods
3 1 (3.13%) Apigee
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) MuleSoft
3 1 (3.13%) Pega
3 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.13%) Zend