The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
West Midlands / Solihull
Rank 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SOAP 9 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 6.16% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £373
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +7.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.25 £37.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +15.62%

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 Solihull region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
30 29 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 20.55% 22.31% 10.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 20 3
Median daily rate £350 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £41.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Solihull 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 Solihull

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Solihull region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) HTML
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
2 15 (88.24%) XML
2 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 15 (88.24%) MVC
3 13 (76.47%) SQL
3 13 (76.47%) jQuery
3 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (76.47%) Visual Studio
3 13 (76.47%) PowerShell
3 13 (76.47%) KnockoutJS
4 11 (64.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (64.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (64.71%) WCF
4 11 (64.71%) StructureMap
4 11 (64.71%) NServiceBus
4 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
4 11 (64.71%) Broadband
4 11 (64.71%) Software Engineering
4 11 (64.71%) Telecoms
5 10 (58.82%) Security Cleared
6 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
6 4 (23.53%) REST
7 2 (11.76%) Cross-Browser Development
7 2 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (11.76%) React
7 2 (11.76%) CSS3

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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 11 (64.71%) NServiceBus
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2013
Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
1 11 (64.71%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (76.47%) Visual Studio
2 11 (64.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (64.71%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) C# Software Engineer
1 10 (58.82%) Software Engineer
2 7 (41.18%) .NET Software Engineer
2 7 (41.18%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Software Developer
3 5 (29.41%) C# Developer
3 5 (29.41%) C# Software Developer
4 4 (23.53%) .NET Developer
4 4 (23.53%) .NET Software Developer
4 4 (23.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
1 17 (100.00%) HTML
2 15 (88.24%) XML
3 13 (76.47%) jQuery
3 13 (76.47%) KnockoutJS
4 11 (64.71%) StructureMap
4 11 (64.71%) WCF
5 4 (23.53%) REST
6 2 (11.76%) Ajax
6 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
6 2 (11.76%) CSS3
6 2 (11.76%) HTML5
6 2 (11.76%) JSON
6 2 (11.76%) React
6 2 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (11.76%) Web Services
6 2 (11.76%) WinForms
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) MVC
2 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (64.71%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.76%) Cross-Browser Development
4 2 (11.76%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (76.47%) PowerShell
2 13 (76.47%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Microsoft