Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 48 62 70
Rank change year-on-year +14 +8 -16
Contract jobs citing SOAP 32 34 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.00% 2.60% 0.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.81% 8.59% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 27 7
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £550 £320 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +71.88% -14.67% +25.00%
10th Percentile £409 £167 £263
90th Percentile £588 £423 £418
East of England median daily rate £525 £500 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% +17.65% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £33.08 £43.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year -24.39% +16.67% +2.74%

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 296 396 361
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 27.77% 30.23% 33.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 208 162
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - -2.60%
10th Percentile £300 £269 £250
90th Percentile £550 £525 £525
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 10
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £43.75 £45.00 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +11.11% -19.00%
10th Percentile £35.88 £32.50 £15.75
90th Percentile £48.03 £95.50 £46.83
East of England median hourly rate £45.25 £42.50 £36.75
% change year-on-year +6.47% +15.65% -7.55%

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 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 2019. 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
Cambridge +6 11 £613 +22.50% 8
Peterborough -3 8 £525 +64.06% 3
SOAP
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 28 (87.50%) REST
2 23 (71.88%) Java
2 23 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (62.50%) Web Services
4 11 (34.38%) JIRA
4 11 (34.38%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (31.25%) JUnit
6 9 (28.13%) Test Automation
6 9 (28.13%) Mule
6 9 (28.13%) Confluence
6 9 (28.13%) Amazon S3
6 9 (28.13%) RAML
7 8 (25.00%) .NET
8 7 (21.88%) Finance
8 7 (21.88%) Spring
8 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
8 7 (21.88%) AngularJS
9 6 (18.75%) Talend
9 6 (18.75%) Analytics
9 6 (18.75%) Amazon EMR
9 6 (18.75%) Mobile App
9 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (18.75%) Apache Camel
9 6 (18.75%) Cloud Foundry
9 6 (18.75%) Amazon Redshift
9 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (18.75%) Microservices
9 6 (18.75%) Amazon Aurora
9 6 (18.75%) GitLab
9 6 (18.75%) Apache Hive

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 9 (28.13%) Confluence
1 9 (28.13%) Mule
2 6 (18.75%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (9.38%) Oracle BPEL
3 3 (9.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (9.38%) WebLogic
4 2 (6.25%) JBoss
4 2 (6.25%) WildFly
5 1 (3.13%) SAS
5 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (3.13%) SAP MDG
1 1 (3.13%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 11 (34.38%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (28.13%) Amazon S3
3 6 (18.75%) Amazon EMR
4 3 (9.38%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (9.38%) Amazon Kinesis
4 3 (9.38%) Amazon SQS
4 3 (9.38%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (9.38%) Serverless
5 2 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (3.13%) BlazeMeter
6 1 (3.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) HTTP
1 3 (9.38%) SSL
2 1 (3.13%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) Amazon Aurora
1 6 (18.75%) Amazon Redshift
1 6 (18.75%) Apache Hive
1 6 (18.75%) Hadoop
1 6 (18.75%) MySQL
1 6 (18.75%) NoSQL
1 6 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (15.63%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.25%) GIS
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.13%) Big Data
5 1 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (3.13%) PowerCenter
5 1 (3.13%) SAP HANA
5 1 (3.13%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 11 (34.38%) JIRA
2 10 (31.25%) JUnit
3 6 (18.75%) GitLab
4 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 2 (6.25%) Hudson
5 2 (6.25%) JDeveloper
5 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
5 2 (6.25%) Maven
5 2 (6.25%) Selenium
5 2 (6.25%) SoapUI
5 2 (6.25%) TeamCity
5 2 (6.25%) VisualVM
6 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
6 1 (3.13%) JBehave
6 1 (3.13%) JMeter
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (3.13%) SpecFlow
6 1 (3.13%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Publishing
3 5 (15.63%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (6.25%) Banking
5 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (25.00%) Architect
3 7 (21.88%) Java Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Cloud Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Data Architect
6 2 (6.25%) ETL Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Talend Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Designer
7 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Data Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Lead Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Leader
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (87.50%) REST
2 20 (62.50%) Web Services
3 9 (28.13%) RAML
4 8 (25.00%) .NET
5 7 (21.88%) AngularJS
5 7 (21.88%) Spring
6 6 (18.75%) Apache Camel
6 6 (18.75%) OAuth
7 5 (15.63%) J2EE
7 5 (15.63%) jQuery
7 5 (15.63%) React
7 5 (15.63%) XML
8 4 (12.50%) Java EE
8 4 (12.50%) JSON
9 3 (9.38%) JMS
9 3 (9.38%) WSDL
10 2 (6.25%) Dojo
10 2 (6.25%) Hibernate
11 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
11 1 (3.13%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (18.75%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.13%) Fintech
3 1 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.13%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Android
1 3 (9.38%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.25%) Linux
2 2 (6.25%) Windows
3 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (28.13%) Test Automation
3 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
4 6 (18.75%) Analytics
4 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (18.75%) ETL
4 6 (18.75%) Microservices
4 6 (18.75%) Scrum
5 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
5 5 (15.63%) Integration Testing
6 4 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 4 (12.50%) Information Architecture
6 4 (12.50%) Release Management
6 4 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
6 4 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (9.38%) Android Development
7 3 (9.38%) Data Stewardship
7 3 (9.38%) iOS Development
7 3 (9.38%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 23 (71.88%) Java
2 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (3.13%) C#
4 1 (3.13%) Java 8
4 1 (3.13%) Perl
4 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Ansible
1 2 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle
1 6 (18.75%) Talend
2 3 (9.38%) MuleSoft
3 2 (6.25%) Google
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco
4 1 (3.13%) Hyperion
4 1 (3.13%) IBM
4 1 (3.13%) Informatica
4 1 (3.13%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (3.13%) SAP