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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 44 32 41
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Contract jobs citing SOAP 18 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.31% 2.71% 0.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.49% 11.24% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £48.00
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -27.08%
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
212 89 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 38.97% 24.12% 19.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 52 38
Average daily rate £375 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 9
Average hourly rate £50.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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 31 August 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 31 August 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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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
Crawley -5 4 £350 -22.22%
Worthing - 4 - -
Horsham - 3 £325 -
Gatwick +2 2 £525 +5.84%
SOAP
South East

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 19 (65.52%) SoapUI
2 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (55.17%) Selenium
4 14 (48.28%) .NET
5 13 (44.83%) C#
6 12 (41.38%) XML
7 10 (34.48%) Web Services
7 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
7 10 (34.48%) SQL
7 10 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (31.03%) HTML
8 9 (31.03%) CSS
9 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
9 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET
9 8 (27.59%) Java
9 8 (27.59%) SOA
9 8 (27.59%) MVC
9 8 (27.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (27.59%) LoadUI
10 7 (24.14%) MapReduce
10 7 (24.14%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (24.14%) Hadoop
11 6 (20.69%) RESTful
11 6 (20.69%) jQuery
11 6 (20.69%) Fiddler
11 6 (20.69%) .NET Framework
11 6 (20.69%) HTML5
11 6 (20.69%) CSS3
12 5 (17.24%) Selenium IDE
12 5 (17.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (13.79%) Documentum
2 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.90%) Apache Pig
3 2 (6.90%) WebLogic
3 2 (6.90%) IIS
4 1 (3.45%) JBoss
4 1 (3.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.90%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
2 7 (24.14%) Hadoop
2 7 (24.14%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (6.90%) Big Data
3 2 (6.90%) Apache Hive
4 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (65.52%) SoapUI
2 16 (55.17%) Selenium
3 8 (27.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 8 (27.59%) LoadUI
4 6 (20.69%) Fiddler
5 5 (17.24%) Selenium IDE
6 4 (13.79%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (13.79%) TeamCity
7 3 (10.34%) Subversion
8 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
8 2 (6.90%) Toad
8 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (3.45%) JUnit
9 1 (3.45%) Jasmine
9 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
9 1 (3.45%) JMeter
9 1 (3.45%) NetBeans
9 1 (3.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
9 1 (3.45%) Maven
General
1 2 (6.90%) Back Office
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Developer
2 5 (17.24%) Technical Specialist
2 5 (17.24%) Test Specialist
3 3 (10.34%) Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Test Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) C# Developer
4 2 (6.90%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Team Leader
4 2 (6.90%) Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Technical Leader
4 2 (6.90%) Data Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
4 2 (6.90%) .NET Developer
4 2 (6.90%) SAP Test Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (6.90%) SAP Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (48.28%) .NET
2 12 (41.38%) XML
3 10 (34.48%) Web Services
4 9 (31.03%) CSS
4 9 (31.03%) HTML
5 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET
6 6 (20.69%) .NET Framework
6 6 (20.69%) jQuery
6 6 (20.69%) RESTful
6 6 (20.69%) HTML5
6 6 (20.69%) CSS3
7 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
7 4 (13.79%) DOM
8 3 (10.34%) J2EE
8 3 (10.34%) Ajax
8 3 (10.34%) REST
8 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (6.90%) OAuth
9 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (6.90%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) GIS
1 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
1 2 (6.90%) Inversion of Control
1 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.45%) CMDB
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) UNIX
3 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (27.59%) SOA
3 8 (27.59%) MVC
4 7 (24.14%) MapReduce
5 5 (17.24%) TDD
6 4 (13.79%) Scrum
6 4 (13.79%) UML
7 3 (10.34%) Web Development
8 2 (6.90%) Automated Testing
8 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
8 2 (6.90%) Data Modelling
8 2 (6.90%) Analytics
8 2 (6.90%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (6.90%) Multithreading
8 2 (6.90%) Release Management
8 2 (6.90%) Performance Testing
8 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.90%) SDLC
8 2 (6.90%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) C#
2 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
2 10 (34.48%) SQL
3 8 (27.59%) Java
4 3 (10.34%) VB
5 2 (6.90%) VB6
5 2 (6.90%) VBScript
6 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.45%) Perl
6 1 (3.45%) PHP
6 1 (3.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) ISEB
1 5 (17.24%) ISTQB
1 5 (17.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
2 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) Degree
3 2 (6.90%) Sun Certification
3 2 (6.90%) OCPJWCD
3 2 (6.90%) OCPJP
3 2 (6.90%) OCMJD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) SAP
2 2 (6.90%) Sun
2 2 (6.90%) CA
2 2 (6.90%) webMethods
3 1 (3.45%) Google
3 1 (3.45%) Twitter
3 1 (3.45%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft