The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 24 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 42 46 35
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Contract jobs citing SOAP 18 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.54% 2.95% 2.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.96% 7.48% 10.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 6
Median daily rate £400 £401 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.31% +0.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £325 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £446 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.70 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-25.41% +21.42%
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 West Sussex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
226 214 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 31.83% 39.48% 23.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 144 51
Median daily rate £375 £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 £50.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +15.44%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West 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 West Sussex

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

SOAP
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Crawley +12 7 £325 -7.14%
Burgess Hill - 3 £400 -
East Grinstead - 2 £360 -
Gatwick -8 1 £400 -23.80%
SOAP
South East

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 19 (73.08%) Java
2 18 (69.23%) REST
3 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (57.69%) JSP
5 13 (50.00%) SQL
6 12 (46.15%) jQuery
7 11 (42.31%) Spring
8 10 (38.46%) Groovy
8 10 (38.46%) Domain-Driven Design
8 10 (38.46%) Cucumber
8 10 (38.46%) Mockito
8 10 (38.46%) Hamcrest
8 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
8 10 (38.46%) Oracle
8 10 (38.46%) JUnit
8 10 (38.46%) Web Services
8 10 (38.46%) CQRS
8 10 (38.46%) JAX-RS
8 10 (38.46%) MyBatis
9 9 (34.62%) RESTful
10 8 (30.77%) Struts
10 8 (30.77%) CSS
10 8 (30.77%) Jenkins
10 8 (30.77%) Oracle Database
11 7 (26.92%) Gradle
11 7 (26.92%) Microservices
11 7 (26.92%) HTML
11 7 (26.92%) Finance
11 7 (26.92%) Maven
11 7 (26.92%) Extreme Programming

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in West 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.69%) CMS
2 1 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.85%) EPiServer CMS
2 1 (3.85%) GlassFish
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) BIG-IP
1 1 (3.85%) DHCP
1 1 (3.85%) DNS
1 1 (3.85%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (3.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (3.85%) FTP
1 1 (3.85%) HTTP
1 1 (3.85%) HTTPS
1 1 (3.85%) ICMP
1 1 (3.85%) LAN
1 1 (3.85%) LDAP
1 1 (3.85%) SSL
1 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.85%) VPN
1 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) Oracle Database
2 4 (15.38%) MySQL
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.85%) Redis
4 1 (3.85%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 10 (38.46%) Cucumber
1 10 (38.46%) Hamcrest
1 10 (38.46%) JUnit
1 10 (38.46%) Mockito
2 8 (30.77%) Jenkins
3 7 (26.92%) Gradle
3 7 (26.92%) Maven
4 2 (7.69%) Selenium
5 1 (3.85%) Gerrit
5 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (3.85%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Developer
2 11 (42.31%) Java Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Administrator
3 3 (11.54%) Agile Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Agile Java Developer
3 3 (11.54%) C# Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Agile Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Head of Digital
4 2 (7.69%) Java Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) SDLC Manager
4 2 (7.69%) SDLC Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (69.23%) REST
2 15 (57.69%) JSP
3 12 (46.15%) jQuery
4 11 (42.31%) Spring
5 10 (38.46%) JAX-RS
5 10 (38.46%) MyBatis
5 10 (38.46%) Web Services
6 9 (34.62%) RESTful
7 8 (30.77%) CSS
7 8 (30.77%) Struts
8 7 (26.92%) HTML
9 5 (19.23%) .NET
10 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
11 3 (11.54%) JSTL
12 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
12 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (7.69%) XML
13 1 (3.85%) Entity Framework
13 1 (3.85%) HTML5
13 1 (3.85%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) CMDB
1 2 (7.69%) iPad
2 1 (3.85%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Unix
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (38.46%) CQRS
2 10 (38.46%) Domain-Driven Design
3 7 (26.92%) Extreme Programming
3 7 (26.92%) Microservices
4 6 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (23.08%) SDLC
5 5 (19.23%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (19.23%) Scrum
6 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
6 4 (15.38%) Defect Tracking
6 4 (15.38%) Integration Testing
6 4 (15.38%) ITIL
6 4 (15.38%) ITSM
6 4 (15.38%) Service Management
6 4 (15.38%) TDD
6 4 (15.38%) UML
7 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
7 3 (11.54%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) Java
2 13 (50.00%) SQL
3 10 (38.46%) Groovy
3 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.54%) Bash Shell
4 3 (11.54%) C#
4 3 (11.54%) C++
4 3 (11.54%) Perl
4 3 (11.54%) PHP
5 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.85%) Tcl
5 1 (3.85%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Docker
2 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Oracle
2 4 (15.38%) ServiceNow
3 3 (11.54%) EPiServer
4 1 (3.85%) F5
4 1 (3.85%) Google
4 1 (3.85%) IBM
4 1 (3.85%) VMware