Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 68 64
Rank change year-on-year +9 -4 -8
Contract jobs citing SOAP 27 20 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.25% 1.48% 1.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.31% 5.15% 4.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 14
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.77% -16.13% +22.05%
10th Percentile £300 £166 £322
90th Percentile £561 £490 £476
East of England median daily rate £525 £475 £400
% change year-on-year +10.53% +18.75% +0.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £33.08 £40.00 £31.70
% change year-on-year -17.30% +26.18% -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 325 388 375
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 27.08% 28.74% 33.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 199 197
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £268 £270
90th Percentile £538 £513 £549
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 9
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £43.50 £41.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.82% -2.35% +3.03%
10th Percentile £15.00 £29.00 £15.75
90th Percentile £47.25 £57.50 £47.50
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% +11.11% -2.86%

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 October 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 16 October 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 +3 12 £400 +24.03% 1
Cambridge 0 11 £438 -12.50% 4
SOAP
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 20 (74.07%) Java
1 20 (74.07%) REST
2 15 (55.56%) Web Services
3 10 (37.04%) Oracle
3 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (29.63%) Software Engineering
4 8 (29.63%) .NET
4 8 (29.63%) Finance
5 7 (25.93%) Spring
5 7 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (25.93%) AngularJS
6 6 (22.22%) Mobile App
6 6 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (22.22%) Cloud Foundry
6 6 (22.22%) Microservices
6 6 (22.22%) OAuth
6 6 (22.22%) Test Automation
6 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 5 (18.52%) MySQL
7 5 (18.52%) WebLogic
7 5 (18.52%) XML
7 5 (18.52%) ETL
7 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (18.52%) Publishing
7 5 (18.52%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (18.52%) jQuery
7 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
7 5 (18.52%) Hadoop
7 5 (18.52%) Scrum
7 5 (18.52%) GitLab

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 (22.22%) Cloud Foundry
2 5 (18.52%) WebLogic
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle BPEL
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (7.41%) JBoss
4 2 (7.41%) WildFly
5 1 (3.70%) SAS
5 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (3.70%) SAP MDG
1 1 (3.70%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (18.52%) Amazon EMR
3 4 (14.81%) Amazon S3
4 2 (7.41%) BlazeMeter
4 2 (7.41%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (3.70%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (3.70%) GitHub
5 1 (3.70%) vREST
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) Amazon Aurora
1 5 (18.52%) Amazon Redshift
1 5 (18.52%) Apache Hive
1 5 (18.52%) Hadoop
1 5 (18.52%) MySQL
1 5 (18.52%) NoSQL
1 5 (18.52%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (7.41%) DB2
3 2 (7.41%) GIS
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (3.70%) PowerCenter
4 1 (3.70%) SAP HANA
4 1 (3.70%) Spotfire
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
1 5 (18.52%) GitLab
2 4 (14.81%) Selenium
2 4 (14.81%) SoapUI
3 3 (11.11%) Cucumber
3 3 (11.11%) JUnit
3 3 (11.11%) SpecFlow
3 3 (11.11%) WebDriver
4 2 (7.41%) Hudson
4 2 (7.41%) JDeveloper
4 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
4 2 (7.41%) JIRA
4 2 (7.41%) JMeter
4 2 (7.41%) Maven
4 2 (7.41%) Mockito
4 2 (7.41%) TeamCity
4 2 (7.41%) VisualVM
5 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.70%) JBehave
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle APEX
General
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Publishing
3 3 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (7.41%) Banking
5 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Architect
2 5 (18.52%) Java Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (11.11%) Backend Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
3 3 (11.11%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Automation Tester
4 2 (7.41%) Data Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Integration Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Java Automation Tester
4 2 (7.41%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 2 (7.41%) Selenium Tester
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Tester
5 1 (3.70%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (74.07%) REST
2 15 (55.56%) Web Services
3 8 (29.63%) .NET
4 7 (25.93%) AngularJS
4 7 (25.93%) Spring
5 6 (22.22%) OAuth
6 5 (18.52%) Apache Camel
6 5 (18.52%) jQuery
6 5 (18.52%) React
6 5 (18.52%) XML
7 4 (14.81%) Java EE
7 4 (14.81%) JSON
8 2 (7.41%) Dojo
8 2 (7.41%) Hibernate
8 2 (7.41%) IBM Integration Bus
8 2 (7.41%) JAX-RS
8 2 (7.41%) JDBC
8 2 (7.41%) RESTful
8 2 (7.41%) WireMock
9 1 (3.70%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 3 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (7.41%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (3.70%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Android
1 3 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 2 (7.41%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (29.63%) Software Engineering
3 6 (22.22%) Microservices
3 6 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 5 (18.52%) Analytics
4 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (18.52%) ETL
4 5 (18.52%) Scrum
5 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (14.81%) Integration Testing
6 3 (11.11%) Android Development
6 3 (11.11%) BDD
6 3 (11.11%) BPEL
6 3 (11.11%) Information Architecture
6 3 (11.11%) iOS Development
6 3 (11.11%) Release Management
6 3 (11.11%) SOA
6 3 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (7.41%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) Java
2 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.11%) C#
3 3 (11.11%) SQL
4 2 (7.41%) Python
5 1 (3.70%) Java 8
5 1 (3.70%) Perl
5 1 (3.70%) PHP
5 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Ansible
1 2 (7.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Oracle
2 5 (18.52%) Talend
3 3 (11.11%) IBM
4 2 (7.41%) Google
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco
5 1 (3.70%) Hyperion
5 1 (3.70%) Informatica
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.70%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (3.70%) SAP