Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 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 26 July 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)
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 26 28
Rank change year-on-year -46 +2 +3
Contract jobs citing SOAP 6 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 1.08% 2.37% 3.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.31% 9.62% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
County Antrim median daily rate £433 - £375
10th Percentile £358 - £363
90th Percentile £466 - £388
Northern Ireland median daily rate £433 - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -

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 County Antrim with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
County Antrim
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 260 52 60
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 46.93% 24.64% 34.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 27 32
County Antrim median daily rate £413 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.92% -7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £293 £250 £171
90th Percentile £513 £425 £461
Northern Ireland median daily rate £413 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +26.92% -7.14% -5.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
County Antrim median hourly rate £13.78 £12.13 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.61% -62.11% +88.24%
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £13.78 £13.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year +2.04% -57.81% +88.24%

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

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

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in County Antrim

SOAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SOAP in County Antrim

SOAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in County Antrim over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SOAP in County Antrim

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 26 July 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
Belfast -45 6 £433 - 1
SOAP
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) JMS
2 4 (66.67%) ETL
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) Systems Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (66.67%) REST
2 4 (66.67%) Data Quality
2 4 (66.67%) Talend
2 4 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (66.67%) SDLC
3 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) DB2
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
4 2 (33.33%) Financial Institution
4 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (33.33%) Korn
4 2 (33.33%) Banking
4 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) Big Data
2 2 (33.33%) DB2
2 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (16.67%) Moq
2 1 (16.67%) NUnit
2 1 (16.67%) QUnit
2 1 (16.67%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Talend Developer
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) JMS
1 4 (66.67%) REST
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) D3.js
3 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (16.67%) Ninject
3 1 (16.67%) React
3 1 (16.67%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ETL
1 4 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (66.67%) SDLC
1 4 (66.67%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Data Transformation
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (16.67%) MVVM
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) Korn
1 2 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Talend
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle