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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 45 43 34
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Contract jobs citing SOAP 17 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.94% 0.27% 2.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.88% 1.52% 8.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 6
Average daily rate
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£425 £325 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +0.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £325 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
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
172 66 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 29.71% 17.98% 25.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 36 73
Average daily rate £400 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £245 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -29.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. 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
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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
Crawley - 5 £340 - 2
Gatwick - 3 - -
Horsham - 1 £375 - 1
SOAP
South East

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 34 (80.95%) Java
2 24 (57.14%) Web Services
2 24 (57.14%) Spring
3 22 (52.38%) RESTful
4 19 (45.24%) Spring Integration
5 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (30.95%) Mashery
7 10 (23.81%) XML
8 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
8 9 (21.43%) HTML
8 9 (21.43%) CSS
8 9 (21.43%) TIBCO
8 9 (21.43%) REST
9 8 (19.05%) Data Integration
9 8 (19.05%) .NET
10 7 (16.67%) C#
10 7 (16.67%) Oracle
10 7 (16.67%) SOA
10 7 (16.67%) Subversion
10 7 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (14.29%) SoapUI
11 6 (14.29%) Selenium
11 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET
12 5 (11.90%) Visual Studio
12 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
12 5 (11.90%) XSL
12 5 (11.90%) WCF
13 4 (9.52%) jQuery
13 4 (9.52%) Web Development
13 4 (9.52%) Atlassian Bamboo

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 4 (9.52%) Apache Pig
2 3 (7.14%) Mule ESB
2 3 (7.14%) Mule
3 2 (4.76%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.76%) Documentum
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.14%) SaaS
1 3 (7.14%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.52%) Hadoop
2 4 (9.52%) Apache Hive
2 4 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (9.52%) Big Data
3 1 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Subversion
2 6 (14.29%) Selenium
2 6 (14.29%) SoapUI
3 5 (11.90%) Visual Studio
4 4 (9.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (9.52%) Git (software)
4 4 (9.52%) LoadUI
5 3 (7.14%) Maven
6 2 (4.76%) Toad
6 2 (4.76%) Selenium IDE
7 1 (2.38%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (2.38%) PHPUnit
7 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (4.76%) Banking
1 2 (4.76%) Marketing
2 1 (2.38%) Back Office
2 1 (2.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (50.00%) Developer
2 10 (23.81%) Java Developer
3 9 (21.43%) Analyst
4 8 (19.05%) Technical Analyst
4 8 (19.05%) Technical Leader
5 5 (11.90%) .NET Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Big Data Architect
6 4 (9.52%) Architect
6 4 (9.52%) Data Architect
7 3 (7.14%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Automation Tester
8 2 (4.76%) Developer Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Cloud Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Lead Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Tester
9 1 (2.38%) Software Engineer
9 1 (2.38%) Systems Analyst
9 1 (2.38%) Consultant
9 1 (2.38%) Lead Java Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (57.14%) Web Services
1 24 (57.14%) Spring
2 22 (52.38%) RESTful
3 19 (45.24%) Spring Integration
4 10 (23.81%) XML
5 9 (21.43%) HTML
5 9 (21.43%) CSS
5 9 (21.43%) REST
6 8 (19.05%) .NET
7 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET
8 5 (11.90%) XSL
8 5 (11.90%) WCF
9 4 (9.52%) jQuery
9 4 (9.52%) OAuth
10 3 (7.14%) SAML
10 3 (7.14%) Java EE
10 3 (7.14%) JSON
10 3 (7.14%) Spring MVC
10 3 (7.14%) JMS
10 3 (7.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Data Integration
2 7 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (9.52%) Open Source
3 4 (9.52%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) Windows
2 2 (4.76%) UNIX
3 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (16.67%) SOA
3 4 (9.52%) MVC
3 4 (9.52%) Data Modelling
3 4 (9.52%) Web Development
3 4 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (9.52%) Dependency Injection
3 4 (9.52%) MapReduce
4 3 (7.14%) Microservices
4 3 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (7.14%) Software Delivery
4 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 3 (7.14%) Integration Testing
4 3 (7.14%) B2C
5 2 (4.76%) Use Case
5 2 (4.76%) TDD
6 1 (2.38%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.38%) Pay per click
6 1 (2.38%) SEO
6 1 (2.38%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 34 (80.95%) Java
2 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 7 (16.67%) C#
4 4 (9.52%) VB
4 4 (9.52%) VB6
5 3 (7.14%) SQL
6 1 (2.38%) C++
6 1 (2.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (4.76%) ISEB
2 2 (4.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 13 (30.95%) Mashery
2 9 (21.43%) TIBCO
3 7 (16.67%) Oracle
4 3 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (4.76%) webMethods
6 1 (2.38%) Zend
6 1 (2.38%) MuleSoft
6 1 (2.38%) CA