The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for SOAP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 28 36
Rank change year-on-year +10 +8  
Contract jobs citing SOAP 14 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 7.33% 3.19% 0.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.58% 6.98% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 0
Median daily rate £300 £538 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -44.18% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.93 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.97 £31.14 £44.00
% change year-on-year -16.60% -29.23%  

SOAP is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Brighton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 96 86 80
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 50.26% 45.74% 30.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 44 52
Median daily rate £325 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.52% +41.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £350 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £575 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £11.93 - £21.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton citing SOAP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in Brighton

SOAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SOAP in Brighton.

Contractor daily rate trend for SOAP in Brighton

SOAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SOAP in Brighton

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 Brighton region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (77.78%) REST
2 13 (72.22%) SQL
3 12 (66.67%) Web Services
4 11 (61.11%) T-SQL
4 11 (61.11%) Java
4 11 (61.11%) BusinessObjects
4 11 (61.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (44.44%) Web Development
6 5 (27.78%) Predictive Analytics
6 5 (27.78%) Analytics
6 5 (27.78%) Lumira
7 4 (22.22%) Oracle
8 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 3 (16.67%) CSS
8 3 (16.67%) XML
8 3 (16.67%) ETL
8 3 (16.67%) XML Schema
8 3 (16.67%) Dell
8 3 (16.67%) Informatica
8 3 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (16.67%) DataStage
8 3 (16.67%) JSON
8 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
8 3 (16.67%) Visualforce
8 3 (16.67%) Apex Code
8 3 (16.67%) Visualisation
8 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
8 3 (16.67%) Boomi
8 3 (16.67%) Relational Database

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Boomi
2 2 (11.11%) GitHub
3 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) BusinessObjects
1 11 (61.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (27.78%) Lumira
3 3 (16.67%) DataStage
3 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Ant
1 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) SilkPerformer
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) Database Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Web Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Salesforce Developer
4 3 (16.67%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Business Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Information Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Information Systems Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Java Team Leader
6 1 (5.56%) Lead Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Team Leader
6 1 (5.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) REST
2 12 (66.67%) Web Services
3 3 (16.67%) CSS
3 3 (16.67%) JSON
3 3 (16.67%) Visualforce
3 3 (16.67%) XML
3 3 (16.67%) XML Schema
4 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) Web Development
3 5 (27.78%) Analytics
3 5 (27.78%) Predictive Analytics
4 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
4 3 (16.67%) ETL
4 3 (16.67%) Visualisation
5 2 (11.11%) BPR
5 2 (11.11%) Change Management
5 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL
5 2 (11.11%) Migration
5 2 (11.11%) Performance Management
5 2 (11.11%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) Scrum
6 1 (5.56%) Kanban
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) SQL
2 11 (61.11%) Java
2 11 (61.11%) T-SQL
3 3 (16.67%) Apex Code
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) Dell
2 3 (16.67%) Informatica
2 3 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (5.56%) webMethods
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