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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 34 40 38
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Contract jobs citing SOAP 10 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.66% 1.49% 1.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.99% 7.69% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 4
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £325 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £351 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £365
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £48.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-27.08% +33.33%
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
91 78 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 24.20% 19.35% 18.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 44 63
Average daily rate £313 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £389
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 3
Average hourly rate - £38.75 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Gatwick - 3 £496 -
Crawley +6 1 £450 +28.11% 2
East Grinstead - - - - 1
Burgess Hill - - - -
Haywards Heath - - - -
Horsham - - - -
Worthing - - - -
SOAP
South East

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 10 (90.91%) REST
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) OpenEdge
2 5 (45.45%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) Web Services
2 5 (45.45%) Scrum
2 5 (45.45%) WCF
3 4 (36.36%) TDD
3 4 (36.36%) GIS
3 4 (36.36%) .NET
3 4 (36.36%) Progress 4GL
3 4 (36.36%) Progress
3 4 (36.36%) Node.js
4 3 (27.27%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (27.27%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (27.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
4 3 (27.27%) MVC
4 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (27.27%) Hibernate
4 3 (27.27%) Spring
4 3 (27.27%) Java EE
5 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
5 2 (18.18%) jQuery
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (18.18%) OO
5 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
5 2 (18.18%) BDD
5 2 (18.18%) Backbone.js

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 5 (45.45%) OpenEdge
2 4 (36.36%) Node.js
3 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
1 3 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) C# Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) Agile .NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Agile C# Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) GIS Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (9.09%) XML Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) REST
2 5 (45.45%) Web Services
2 5 (45.45%) WCF
3 4 (36.36%) .NET
4 3 (27.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 3 (27.27%) Hibernate
4 3 (27.27%) Spring
4 3 (27.27%) Java EE
5 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
5 2 (18.18%) jQuery
5 2 (18.18%) Backbone.js
5 2 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
6 1 (9.09%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (9.09%) PostGIS
6 1 (9.09%) XML
6 1 (9.09%) XSLT
6 1 (9.09%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) GIS
2 3 (27.27%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Scrum
2 4 (36.36%) TDD
3 3 (27.27%) Dependency Injection
3 3 (27.27%) MVC
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (18.18%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) BDD
5 1 (9.09%) Data Transformation
5 1 (9.09%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C#
1 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) Progress 4GL
3 1 (9.09%) Java
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Progress