The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 44 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SOAP 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.27% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.11% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£338 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.33%
SOAP
Oxfordshire

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 Oxford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
90 43 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 24.66% 21.18% 16.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 31 20
Average daily rate £400 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £325 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 7 (87.50%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) MySQL
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) EJB
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) XML
2 6 (75.00%) Apache
2 6 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (75.00%) Process Management
2 6 (75.00%) Workflow
2 6 (75.00%) CMS
2 6 (75.00%) Hibernate
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Spring
2 6 (75.00%) Maven
2 6 (75.00%) JSON
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (75.00%) Alfresco
2 6 (75.00%) EJB 3.0
2 6 (75.00%) RESTful
2 6 (75.00%) HTML5
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (75.00%) CSS3
2 6 (75.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
3 5 (62.50%) Publishing
4 4 (50.00%) Java EE
5 3 (37.50%) JIRA

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 6 (75.00%) Apache
1 6 (75.00%) Tomcat
1 6 (75.00%) CMS
1 6 (75.00%) Alfresco
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Force.com
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) MySQL
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Maven
1 6 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
3 3 (37.50%) JIRA
4 1 (12.50%) Ant
4 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
4 1 (12.50%) Mercurial
4 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (62.50%) Publishing
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 1 (12.50%) AWS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) EJB
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
1 6 (75.00%) XML
1 6 (75.00%) Hibernate
1 6 (75.00%) Spring
1 6 (75.00%) JSON
1 6 (75.00%) EJB 3.0
1 6 (75.00%) RESTful
1 6 (75.00%) HTML5
1 6 (75.00%) CSS3
2 4 (50.00%) Java EE
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) Visualforce
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Process Management
1 6 (75.00%) Workflow
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (37.50%) User Stories
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) Apex Code
2 1 (12.50%) SOQL
2 1 (12.50%) SOSL
2 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (12.50%) Xamarin