The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank - 27 -
Contract jobs citing SOAP 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 0.63% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.49% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £618 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £389 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.89% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.70 £41.00 £38.03
% change year-on-year
-22.68% +7.82%
SOAP
West Midlands

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 Staffordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
36 67 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 17.06% 42.41% 29.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 42 22
Median daily rate £300 £363 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £420 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

SOAP
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) VxWorks
1 2 (100.00%) XML-RPC
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) Lua
1 2 (100.00%) Barracuda Networks
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Systems

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) VxWorks
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Lua
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Barracuda Networks