The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 27 12 18
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Contract jobs citing SOAP 5 13 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.12% 8.90% 7.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.68% 23.64% 17.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 13
Median daily rate £400 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £297 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £490 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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 Suffolk region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
88 55 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 37.29% 37.67% 41.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 33 64
Median daily rate £360 £360 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.10 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Suffolk 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 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 22 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 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
Ipswich -15 3 £425 -8.10%
SOAP
East of England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 22 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) REST
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) JSP
4 2 (40.00%) Servlets
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) UML
4 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (40.00%) Spring
4 2 (40.00%) Ajax
4 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (40.00%) Apache Camel
4 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) SDLC
5 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Billing
5 1 (20.00%) Spring MVC
5 1 (20.00%) Spring Web Flow
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) CRM

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (20.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Core Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Agile Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Agile Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) REST
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Camel
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) JSP
3 2 (40.00%) Servlets
3 2 (40.00%) Spring
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) Spring MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Spring Web Flow
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft