The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 22 26 21
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Contract jobs citing SOAP 18 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 6.95% 6.36% 5.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.35% 14.29% 14.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 8
Average daily rate
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£438 £363 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -3.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £420 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £48.00
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -27.08%
SOAP
East of England

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 Suffolk region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
93 105 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 35.91% 44.49% 39.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 75 60
Average daily rate £400 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £325 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £8.50 £12.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.00% -64.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

SOAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich - 7 £500 -
SOAP
East of England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk region citing SOAP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SOAP.

1 25 (92.59%) XML
2 24 (88.89%) Web Services
3 18 (66.67%) C#
3 18 (66.67%) WCF
4 13 (48.15%) BizTalk Server
5 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (37.04%) TDD
7 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 7 (25.93%) Java
8 7 (25.93%) .NET
9 6 (22.22%) MySQL
9 6 (22.22%) CRM
9 6 (22.22%) Scrum
9 6 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
9 6 (22.22%) RESTful
10 5 (18.52%) Apache CXF
10 5 (18.52%) jQuery
10 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
10 5 (18.52%) UML
11 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
11 4 (14.81%) JIRA
11 4 (14.81%) Web Design
11 4 (14.81%) Workflow
11 4 (14.81%) ActiveMQ
11 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
11 4 (14.81%) NoSQL
11 4 (14.81%) Jenkins

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk region citing SOAP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SOAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (48.15%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.70%) Jetty
3 1 (3.70%) Apache
3 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) MySQL
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) NoSQL
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) JIRA
1 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.70%) Subversion
2 1 (3.70%) SoapUI
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (3.70%) Publishing
1 1 (3.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (77.78%) Developer
2 13 (48.15%) BizTalk Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Architect
4 5 (18.52%) Technical Architect
4 5 (18.52%) CRM Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Java Technical Architect
5 4 (14.81%) Java Architect
6 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
8 1 (3.70%) J2EE Developer
8 1 (3.70%) PHP Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Consultant
8 1 (3.70%) Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Test Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (92.59%) XML
2 24 (88.89%) Web Services
3 18 (66.67%) WCF
4 7 (25.93%) .NET
5 6 (22.22%) RESTful
6 5 (18.52%) jQuery
6 5 (18.52%) Apache CXF
7 4 (14.81%) ActiveMQ
7 4 (14.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
9 2 (7.41%) J2EE
9 2 (7.41%) Java EE
9 2 (7.41%) REST
9 2 (7.41%) Reactive Extensions
9 2 (7.41%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 1 (3.70%) CSS3
10 1 (3.70%) JSON
10 1 (3.70%) WPF
10 1 (3.70%) Silverlight
10 1 (3.70%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (37.04%) TDD
3 6 (22.22%) CRM
3 6 (22.22%) Scrum
4 5 (18.52%) UML
5 4 (14.81%) Workflow
5 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (14.81%) Web Design
5 4 (14.81%) DevOps
6 2 (7.41%) Migration
6 2 (7.41%) MVVM
6 2 (7.41%) OOP
7 1 (3.70%) OO
7 1 (3.70%) Validation
7 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.70%) OOD
7 1 (3.70%) MVC
7 1 (3.70%) Data Migration
7 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.70%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) C#
2 7 (25.93%) Java
3 3 (11.11%) SQL
4 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) PHP
5 1 (3.70%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) MCITP
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
3 4 (14.81%) ForgeRock
4 2 (7.41%) CheckPoint
Suffolk
Austin Fraser Limited
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