The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 30 52 45
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -7
Contract jobs citing SOAP 2 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.84% 1.04% 1.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.74% 2.65% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
Median daily rate £306 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +4.28%
SOAP
South West

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 Somerset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
73 151 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 30.80% 39.12% 41.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 108 105
Median daily rate £325 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £459 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 6
Median hourly rate £41.50 £42.75 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.92% +17.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £39.25 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £44.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset 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 Somerset

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the Somerset region.

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
Street +10 1 £300 -15.78%
Bath +6 1 £313 +25.00% 2
SOAP
South West

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Somerset region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) NServiceBus
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) AppDynamics
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) JBoss
3 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 1 (33.33%) JBoss
1 1 (33.33%) NServiceBus
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) AppDynamics
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle