The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 59 72 47
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -25
Contract jobs citing SOAP 18 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.85% 0.56% 1.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.47% 1.52% 5.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 4
Median daily rate £550 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £400 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.88% +21.42%
SOAP
South East

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 Oxfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
278 263 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 44.06% 36.73% 26.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 203 86
Median daily rate £448 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.87% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £490 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 2
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +12.92%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

SOAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -1 7 £450 +12.50%
Kidlington - 3 £450 -
SOAP
South East

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 31 (96.88%) Java
2 24 (75.00%) SQL
3 23 (71.88%) JUnit
4 22 (68.75%) Web Services
5 21 (65.63%) Talend Open Studio
5 21 (65.63%) Talend
6 20 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (62.50%) JIRA
7 18 (56.25%) Oracle
8 17 (53.13%) Spring
9 14 (43.75%) Maven
9 14 (43.75%) QA
9 14 (43.75%) Time Management
9 14 (43.75%) Kanban
9 14 (43.75%) Performance Testing
9 14 (43.75%) Change Management
9 14 (43.75%) Scrum
9 14 (43.75%) Oracle Database
9 14 (43.75%) Test Planning
9 14 (43.75%) API Testing
9 14 (43.75%) Jenkins
9 14 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
9 14 (43.75%) Amazon AWS
9 14 (43.75%) Confluence
9 14 (43.75%) SoapUI
9 14 (43.75%) Process Improvement
9 14 (43.75%) Root Cause Analysis
10 12 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (34.38%) Product Management

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 14 (43.75%) Confluence
2 8 (25.00%) JBoss
2 8 (25.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 8 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 14 (43.75%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.13%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (43.75%) Oracle Database
2 9 (28.13%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 23 (71.88%) JUnit
2 21 (65.63%) Talend Open Studio
3 20 (62.50%) JIRA
4 14 (43.75%) Jenkins
4 14 (43.75%) Maven
4 14 (43.75%) SoapUI
5 9 (28.13%) Cucumber
5 9 (28.13%) Hamcrest
5 9 (28.13%) Mockito
6 1 (3.13%) Selenium
General
1 7 (21.88%) Publishing
2 1 (3.13%) General Ledger
2 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (53.13%) Developer
2 13 (40.63%) Analyst
2 13 (40.63%) Test Analyst
3 11 (34.38%) Java Developer
4 7 (21.88%) Integration Developer
5 6 (18.75%) Agile Test Analyst
6 5 (15.63%) Automation Test Analyst
6 5 (15.63%) SQL Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Lead Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Lead Java Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Integration Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Integration Test Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Oracle Consultant
9 1 (3.13%) Oracle Technical Consultant
9 1 (3.13%) Quality Engineer
9 1 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
9 1 (3.13%) Senior Test Analyst
9 1 (3.13%) Supply Chain Consultant
9 1 (3.13%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (68.75%) Web Services
2 17 (53.13%) Spring
3 10 (31.25%) REST
4 9 (28.13%) JAX-RS
4 9 (28.13%) jQuery
4 9 (28.13%) JSP
4 9 (28.13%) Struts
5 8 (25.00%) Apache Camel
5 8 (25.00%) RESTful
5 8 (25.00%) XML
6 7 (21.88%) Apache CXF
6 7 (21.88%) Hibernate
6 7 (21.88%) JPA
6 7 (21.88%) XML Schema
7 6 (18.75%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (3.13%) JMS
8 1 (3.13%) WSDL
8 1 (3.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.13%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (43.75%) API Testing
2 14 (43.75%) Change Management
2 14 (43.75%) Kanban
2 14 (43.75%) Performance Testing
2 14 (43.75%) Process Improvement
2 14 (43.75%) Root Cause Analysis
2 14 (43.75%) Scrum
2 14 (43.75%) Test Planning
2 14 (43.75%) Time Management
3 12 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (34.38%) Product Management
4 11 (34.38%) Project Management
5 10 (31.25%) Data Validation
5 10 (31.25%) Defect Tracking
5 10 (31.25%) IT Audit
5 10 (31.25%) Validation
6 9 (28.13%) CQRS
6 9 (28.13%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 31 (96.88%) Java
2 24 (75.00%) SQL
3 9 (28.13%) Groovy
4 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (43.75%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (65.63%) Talend
2 18 (56.25%) Oracle