The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 5 6 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing SOAP 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex 12.00% 4.35% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.86% 20.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £475 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £41.00 £38.03
% change year-on-year
-23.17% +7.82%
SOAP
South East

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 Sussex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex 28.00% 21.74% 14.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 0
Median daily rate £238 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.14% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Sussex 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 Sussex

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Sussex

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Sussex

SOAP
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 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 Sussex region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) Maven
2 3 (75.00%) Extreme Programming
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) CQRS
2 3 (75.00%) Gradle
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) JSON

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Gradle
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (75.00%) Maven
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Java Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) J2EE
1 3 (75.00%) REST
1 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) CQRS
2 3 (75.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 3 (75.00%) Extreme Programming
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle