The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 21 28 23
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Contract jobs citing SOAP 2 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 1.29% 1.36% 2.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.45% 3.57% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £390 -
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 £31.70 £39.00 £38.03
% change year-on-year
-18.71% +2.56%
SOAP
Hertfordshire

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 Watford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
31 56 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 20.00% 38.10% 33.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 24 17
Median daily rate £343 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.51% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £338 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £395 £390
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 £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Watford 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 Watford

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Watford

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 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 Watford region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 3 (75.00%) Web Development
2 3 (75.00%) Kendo UI
2 3 (75.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (75.00%) User Experience
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) RIA
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) Retail
2 3 (75.00%) Logistics
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) CRM
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) NServiceBus
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 4 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (75.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Lead .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Lead C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) Kendo UI
2 3 (75.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (75.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (25.00%) MSMQ
3 1 (25.00%) NHibernate
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) RIA
1 3 (75.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) B2B
2 3 (75.00%) CRM
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (75.00%) Logistics
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Web Development
3 2 (50.00%) Change Control
3 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) SOA
4 1 (25.00%) SOLID
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle