Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for SOAP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SOAP over the 6 months to 20 August 2018 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 of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 84 67
Rank change year-on-year +20 -17 -7
Contract jobs citing SOAP 20 3 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.78% 0.25% 1.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.39% 0.89% 5.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 1 17
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £400 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% -
10th Percentile £300 £325 £331
90th Percentile £541 £375 £526
East of England median daily rate £525 £488 £419
% change year-on-year +7.69% +16.42% +4.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - £40.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year - +26.98% -25.88%

SOAP is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 313 336 379
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 27.87% 27.81% 32.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 163 230
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £420 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £281 £214 £299
90th Percentile £525 £510 £531
East of England median daily rate £450 £424 £400
% change year-on-year +6.26% +5.88% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 8
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £14.60 £29.88 £15.65
90th Percentile £45.60 £46.15 £50.50
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -5.56%

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing SOAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in Cambridgeshire

SOAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SOAP in Cambridgeshire

SOAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SOAP in Cambridgeshire

SOAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SOAP in Cambridgeshire

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 20 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough - 14 £400 - 4
Cambridge -1 5 £425 +21.43% 8
SOAP
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SOAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 16 (80.00%) Java
2 14 (70.00%) REST
3 11 (55.00%) Web Services
4 8 (40.00%) Finance
4 8 (40.00%) Oracle
5 7 (35.00%) .NET
5 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (30.00%) Spring
6 6 (30.00%) Mobile App
6 6 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (30.00%) OAuth
6 6 (30.00%) Microservices
6 6 (30.00%) Cloud Foundry
7 5 (25.00%) React
7 5 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 5 (25.00%) JSON
7 5 (25.00%) jQuery
7 5 (25.00%) XML
7 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 4 (20.00%) IBM
8 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 4 (20.00%) DB2
8 4 (20.00%) IBM Integration Bus
8 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (15.00%) Android Development
9 3 (15.00%) iOS Development
9 3 (15.00%) Apple iOS
9 3 (15.00%) SoapUI
9 3 (15.00%) SpecFlow
9 3 (15.00%) Test Automation

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 6 (30.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (15.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle BPEL
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.00%) BlazeMeter
2 2 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (5.00%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (5.00%) vREST
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) DB2
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon Aurora
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (5.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (15.00%) Selenium
1 3 (15.00%) SoapUI
1 3 (15.00%) SpecFlow
1 3 (15.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (10.00%) JMeter
2 2 (10.00%) JUnit
2 2 (10.00%) Mockito
3 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.00%) GitLab
3 1 (5.00%) Robot Framework
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Architect
2 5 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Integration Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Backend Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Automation Tester
5 2 (10.00%) Java Automation Tester
5 2 (10.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 2 (10.00%) Selenium Tester
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Data Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Payments Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Payments Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (70.00%) REST
2 11 (55.00%) Web Services
3 7 (35.00%) .NET
4 6 (30.00%) OAuth
4 6 (30.00%) Spring
5 5 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 5 (25.00%) jQuery
5 5 (25.00%) JSON
5 5 (25.00%) React
5 5 (25.00%) XML
6 4 (20.00%) IBM Integration Bus
7 2 (10.00%) JAX-RS
7 2 (10.00%) JDBC
7 2 (10.00%) RESTful
7 2 (10.00%) WCF
7 2 (10.00%) WireMock
8 1 (5.00%) Apache Camel
8 1 (5.00%) Apache Flex
8 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (5.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (30.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Fintech
3 1 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Android
1 3 (15.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (30.00%) Microservices
3 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.00%) Android Development
4 3 (15.00%) BDD
4 3 (15.00%) iOS Development
4 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (10.00%) API Development
5 2 (10.00%) API Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Presales
5 2 (10.00%) Security Architecture
5 2 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (5.00%) Analytics
6 1 (5.00%) API Integration
6 1 (5.00%) BPEL
6 1 (5.00%) Lean Six Sigma
6 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.00%) Open Source
6 1 (5.00%) SOLID
6 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) Java
2 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.00%) C#
4 1 (5.00%) Java 8
4 1 (5.00%) PHP
4 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.00%) Python
4 1 (5.00%) Ruby
4 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) IBM
3 2 (10.00%) Google
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) Talend