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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 39 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing SOAP 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.22% 0.43% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.35% 2.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £43.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-17.71% +45.83%
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
92 46 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 28.13% 19.83% 15.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 24 23
Average daily rate £410 £305 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.42% -6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £290 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) RESTful
2 2 (40.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) CSS3
2 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) UML
2 2 (40.00%) OOP
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Ant

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Boomi
1 1 (20.00%) Force.com
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Ant
2 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (20.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) RESTful
2 2 (40.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) CSS3
2 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) Visualforce
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) UML
2 2 (40.00%) OOP
2 2 (40.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) SOQL
3 1 (20.00%) SOSL
3 1 (20.00%) Apex Code
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (20.00%) Dell
2 1 (20.00%) Conga
2 1 (20.00%) Xamarin