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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 22 22 21
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing SOAP 10 13 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.18% 5.99% 6.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.74% 16.25% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 15
Average daily rate £350 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.27 £35.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-11.91% +9.23%
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
46 80 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 19.25% 36.87% 36.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 55 81
Average daily rate £350 £438 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £362 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

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
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 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +9 5 - - 3
Bury St Edmunds -5 2 £444 +7.57%
SOAP
East of England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (70.00%) Web Services
3 11 (55.00%) AngularJS
4 10 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
5 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (45.00%) C#
5 9 (45.00%) WCF
6 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
6 7 (35.00%) .NET
6 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
6 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET
6 7 (35.00%) REST
7 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 6 (30.00%) Open Source
7 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (30.00%) Entity Framework
7 6 (30.00%) jQuery
7 6 (30.00%) RESTful
7 6 (30.00%) IIS
7 6 (30.00%) XHTML
7 6 (30.00%) MVC
7 6 (30.00%) T-SQL
7 6 (30.00%) HTML
7 6 (30.00%) Java
7 6 (30.00%) LINQ
7 6 (30.00%) Web Development
7 6 (30.00%) .NET Framework
7 6 (30.00%) Ajax
8 5 (25.00%) Scrum
8 5 (25.00%) XML

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 6 (30.00%) IIS
2 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (5.00%) Apache
3 1 (5.00%) JBoss
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Diameter Protocol
1 1 (5.00%) DNS
1 1 (5.00%) LDAP
1 1 (5.00%) Megaco
1 1 (5.00%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.00%) Big Data
3 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Gradle
2 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.00%) Subversion
2 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Billing
2 1 (5.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Agile Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Tester
4 3 (15.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (15.00%) CRM Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Functional Tester
5 2 (10.00%) Lead .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Lead Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Angular Developer
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Design Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (5.00%) IP Design Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Server Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (70.00%) Web Services
2 11 (55.00%) AngularJS
3 10 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
4 9 (45.00%) WCF
5 7 (35.00%) .NET
5 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET
5 7 (35.00%) REST
6 6 (30.00%) .NET Framework
6 6 (30.00%) Ajax
6 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 6 (30.00%) Entity Framework
6 6 (30.00%) HTML
6 6 (30.00%) jQuery
6 6 (30.00%) LINQ
6 6 (30.00%) RESTful
6 6 (30.00%) XHTML
7 5 (25.00%) XML
8 1 (5.00%) J2EE
8 1 (5.00%) Java EE
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Unix
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) MVC
2 6 (30.00%) Open Source
2 6 (30.00%) Web Development
3 5 (25.00%) OO
3 5 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
3 5 (25.00%) Release Management
3 5 (25.00%) Scrum
4 4 (20.00%) CRM
5 3 (15.00%) Agile Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Functional Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Test Planning
5 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (15.00%) V-Model
5 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (10.00%) TDD
6 2 (10.00%) Workflow
7 1 (5.00%) Migration
7 1 (5.00%) MVVM
7 1 (5.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) C#
2 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (30.00%) Java
3 6 (30.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) MCITP
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) HP
3 2 (10.00%) IBM
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle
Ipswich
Vivid Resourcing
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