Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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 of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 71 52
Rank change year-on-year +7 -19 +39
Contract jobs citing SOAP 33 11 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.32% 0.98% 3.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.71% 2.92% 9.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 10 36
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £323 £388 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.77% +26.53% -27.51%
10th Percentile £165 £336 £205
90th Percentile £430 £488 £419
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £405
% change year-on-year +12.50% -1.23% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £31.70 £36.50
% change year-on-year +34.07% -13.15% -

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 428 377 577
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 30.06% 33.42% 36.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 188 364
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.32% +8.57%
10th Percentile £278 £252 £263
90th Percentile £500 £550 £492
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 18
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £45.00 £40.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +2.86%
10th Percentile £20.41 £15.75 £10.48
90th Percentile £93.25 £47.43 £62.00
East of England median hourly rate £42.75 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +18.75% -4.00% +7.91%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 +11 26 £320 -10.18% 1
Cambridge -6 5 £500 +25.00% 1
SOAP
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 28 (84.85%) Web Services
2 22 (66.67%) Java
2 22 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (63.64%) JIRA
3 21 (63.64%) SoapUI
4 18 (54.55%) J2EE
5 17 (51.52%) PL/SQL
5 17 (51.52%) SQL
5 17 (51.52%) Finance
5 17 (51.52%) Defect Management
6 16 (48.48%) SDLC
6 16 (48.48%) XML
6 16 (48.48%) JBoss
7 15 (45.45%) .NET
7 15 (45.45%) JSON
7 15 (45.45%) RESTful
8 14 (42.42%) Git (software)
8 14 (42.42%) Spring
8 14 (42.42%) Maven
9 13 (39.39%) Scrum
10 12 (36.36%) JUnit
10 12 (36.36%) Tomcat
10 12 (36.36%) SOA
10 12 (36.36%) API Development
11 11 (33.33%) Kanban
11 11 (33.33%) jQuery
12 10 (30.30%) .NET Framework
12 10 (30.30%) REST
13 9 (27.27%) Confluence
13 9 (27.27%) Oracle SOA Suite

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 16 (48.48%) JBoss
2 12 (36.36%) Tomcat
3 9 (27.27%) Confluence
3 9 (27.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 7 (21.21%) WebLogic
5 4 (12.12%) IIS
6 3 (9.09%) Apache
7 2 (6.06%) Mule
7 2 (6.06%) Mule ESB
8 1 (3.03%) Anypoint
8 1 (3.03%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon CloudSearch
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.03%) GitHub
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) Oracle Database
1 9 (27.27%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (63.64%) JIRA
1 21 (63.64%) SoapUI
2 14 (42.42%) Git (software)
2 14 (42.42%) Maven
3 12 (36.36%) JUnit
4 5 (15.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (15.15%) Jenkins
4 5 (15.15%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (51.52%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) Developer
2 11 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Analyst
3 7 (21.21%) Test Analyst
4 6 (18.18%) Applications Support
5 5 (15.15%) Applications Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Applications Support Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Support Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (9.09%) UI Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Agile Test Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Angular Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Senior UI Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Service Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Tester
7 2 (6.06%) Web Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Web Test Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) UAT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (84.85%) Web Services
2 18 (54.55%) J2EE
3 16 (48.48%) XML
4 15 (45.45%) .NET
4 15 (45.45%) JSON
4 15 (45.45%) RESTful
5 14 (42.42%) Spring
6 11 (33.33%) jQuery
7 10 (30.30%) .NET Framework
7 10 (30.30%) REST
8 3 (9.09%) AngularJS
9 2 (6.06%) Hibernate
9 2 (6.06%) OAuth
10 1 (3.03%) Entity Framework
10 1 (3.03%) Fluent NHibernate
10 1 (3.03%) Middleware
10 1 (3.03%) OpenID
10 1 (3.03%) SAML
10 1 (3.03%) XSD
10 1 (3.03%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (51.52%) Defect Management
3 16 (48.48%) SDLC
4 13 (39.39%) Scrum
5 12 (36.36%) API Development
5 12 (36.36%) SOA
6 11 (33.33%) Kanban
7 9 (27.27%) Test Automation
7 9 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (21.21%) Test Scripting
9 6 (18.18%) ITIL
9 6 (18.18%) ITIL V3
10 5 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (12.12%) Client Onboarding
11 4 (12.12%) Problem Management
11 4 (12.12%) Process Improvement
11 4 (12.12%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (12.12%) Scenario Testing
12 2 (6.06%) Functional Testing
12 2 (6.06%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (66.67%) Java
2 17 (51.52%) PL/SQL
2 17 (51.52%) SQL
3 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.03%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.03%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Atlassian
1 9 (27.27%) Oracle
2 2 (6.06%) MuleSoft