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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 44 58 44
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -14
Contract jobs citing SOAP 16 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.71% 1.35% 0.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.52% 4.76% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 2
Median daily rate £500 £400 £309
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +29.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £333 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £512 £312
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £369
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +8.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.14 £36.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
-13.51% -17.71%
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
168 210 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 28.47% 28.38% 24.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 149 76
Median daily rate £450 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £16.00 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.44% +5.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +3 7 £513 +20.58%
Kidlington - 2 £450 -
SOAP
South East

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 15 (65.22%) Java
1 15 (65.22%) Web Services
2 12 (52.17%) Oracle
2 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (47.83%) Spring
3 11 (47.83%) XML
3 11 (47.83%) Talend Open Studio
3 11 (47.83%) Talend
4 10 (43.48%) RESTful
4 10 (43.48%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (43.48%) JIRA
4 10 (43.48%) SQL
5 8 (34.78%) SOA
5 8 (34.78%) JBoss
5 8 (34.78%) Migration
5 8 (34.78%) Oracle Service Bus
5 8 (34.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 8 (34.78%) Apache Camel
5 8 (34.78%) Oracle Database
6 7 (30.43%) REST
6 7 (30.43%) jQuery
6 7 (30.43%) Integration Testing
6 7 (30.43%) JPA
6 7 (30.43%) Apache CXF
6 7 (30.43%) XML Schema
6 7 (30.43%) Hibernate
6 7 (30.43%) ETL
6 7 (30.43%) JUnit
7 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (26.09%) Oracle Fusion

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 8 (34.78%) JBoss
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle Service Bus
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (17.39%) Confluence
3 2 (8.70%) Apache Pig
4 1 (4.35%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (8.70%) SaaS
4 1 (4.35%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle Database
2 5 (21.74%) MongoDB
3 3 (13.04%) MySQL
4 2 (8.70%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (8.70%) Apache Hive
4 2 (8.70%) Big Data
4 2 (8.70%) Data Mining
4 2 (8.70%) Hadoop
4 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
4 2 (8.70%) Redis
5 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.35%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 11 (47.83%) Talend Open Studio
2 10 (43.48%) JIRA
3 7 (30.43%) JUnit
4 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
4 4 (17.39%) Maven
4 4 (17.39%) SoapUI
5 3 (13.04%) Cucumber
5 3 (13.04%) Hamcrest
5 3 (13.04%) Mockito
5 3 (13.04%) Subversion
6 2 (8.70%) Eclipse
6 2 (8.70%) PHPUnit
6 2 (8.70%) Redmine
6 2 (8.70%) Vagrant
7 1 (4.35%) Selenium
General
1 3 (13.04%) Publishing
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) General Ledger
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (73.91%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Integration Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Java Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) PHP Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Test Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Agile Test Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Integration Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Integration Test Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (8.70%) PHP Web Developer
6 2 (8.70%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle Supply Chain Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Python Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Regression Test Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Supply Chain Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (65.22%) Web Services
2 11 (47.83%) Spring
2 11 (47.83%) XML
3 10 (43.48%) RESTful
4 8 (34.78%) Apache Camel
5 7 (30.43%) Apache CXF
5 7 (30.43%) Hibernate
5 7 (30.43%) JPA
5 7 (30.43%) jQuery
5 7 (30.43%) REST
5 7 (30.43%) XML Schema
6 6 (26.09%) Oracle Fusion
7 4 (17.39%) CSS
7 4 (17.39%) HTML
8 3 (13.04%) CodeIgniter
8 3 (13.04%) JAX-RS
8 3 (13.04%) JSP
8 3 (13.04%) Struts
9 2 (8.70%) Celery
9 2 (8.70%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.70%) Fintech
2 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.35%) Animation
3 1 (4.35%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Android
2 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (34.78%) Migration
3 8 (34.78%) SOA
4 7 (30.43%) ETL
4 7 (30.43%) Integration Testing
5 6 (26.09%) Kanban
6 4 (17.39%) API Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Change Management
6 4 (17.39%) MVC
6 4 (17.39%) Performance Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Process Improvement
6 4 (17.39%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (17.39%) Scrum
6 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
6 4 (17.39%) Test Planning
6 4 (17.39%) Time Management
6 4 (17.39%) Web Development
7 3 (13.04%) Automated Testing
7 3 (13.04%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) Java
2 10 (43.48%) SQL
3 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
3 4 (17.39%) PHP
4 3 (13.04%) Groovy
5 2 (8.70%) PHP 5
5 2 (8.70%) Python
5 2 (8.70%) VB
5 2 (8.70%) VBA
6 1 (4.35%) Objective-C
6 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
1 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Oracle
2 11 (47.83%) Talend
3 2 (8.70%) SAP
4 1 (4.35%) Google
4 1 (4.35%) Zend