Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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 25 May 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)
South London > Croydon
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 38 42
Rank change year-on-year -42 +4 -1
Contract jobs citing SOAP 25 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 2.24% 2.54% 2.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.84% 6.43% 9.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 11
Croydon median daily rate £463 £450 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +9.76% -3.53%
10th Percentile £415 £378 £375
90th Percentile £548 £475 £575
South London median daily rate £463 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +5.71% +2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Croydon median hourly rate - - -
South London median hourly rate - £53.13 -

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 Croydon with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Croydon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 428 140 163
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 38.35% 39.44% 31.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 82 121
Croydon median daily rate £498 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.56% +9.09% +14.19%
10th Percentile £375 £305 £325
90th Percentile £645 £550 £525
South London median daily rate £475 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% +16.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Croydon median hourly rate - - -
South London median hourly rate £47.83 £47.83 £47.83

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

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

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in Croydon

SOAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SOAP in Croydon

SOAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in Croydon over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SOAP in Croydon

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Croydon region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 22 (88.00%) Java
2 21 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (80.00%) RESTful
4 19 (76.00%) Scrum
4 19 (76.00%) Web Services
5 18 (72.00%) J2EE
5 18 (72.00%) JUnit
5 18 (72.00%) E-Commerce
5 18 (72.00%) jMock
5 18 (72.00%) Mockito
5 18 (72.00%) PowerMock
5 18 (72.00%) DbUnit
5 18 (72.00%) Jenkins
6 17 (68.00%) BDD
6 17 (68.00%) Kanban
6 17 (68.00%) Maven
6 17 (68.00%) TDD
7 16 (64.00%) Spring
7 16 (64.00%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (64.00%) Git (software)
7 16 (64.00%) Amazon AWS
7 16 (64.00%) SonarQube
8 15 (60.00%) Apache Camel
8 15 (60.00%) Amazon EC2
8 15 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (60.00%) vSphere
8 15 (60.00%) VMware
9 14 (56.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
10 13 (52.00%) REST
11 12 (48.00%) Microservices

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 11 (44.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (24.00%) Apache
3 3 (12.00%) Apache ServiceMix
3 3 (12.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 16 (64.00%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (60.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (4.00%) Force.com
3 1 (4.00%) GitHub
3 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (48.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (72.00%) DbUnit
1 18 (72.00%) Jenkins
1 18 (72.00%) jMock
1 18 (72.00%) JUnit
1 18 (72.00%) Mockito
2 17 (68.00%) Maven
3 16 (64.00%) Git (software)
3 16 (64.00%) SonarQube
4 1 (4.00%) Ant
4 1 (4.00%) GitLab
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (92.00%) Developer
2 21 (84.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (28.00%) BPM Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Agile Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Node.js Developer
5 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 2 (8.00%) XML Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Scrum Master
6 1 (4.00%) Business Transformation Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Business Transformation Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Integration Manager
6 1 (4.00%) ITIL Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Java Scala Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Salesforce Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Scala Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Scrum Master
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Transformation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (80.00%) RESTful
2 19 (76.00%) Web Services
3 18 (72.00%) J2EE
3 18 (72.00%) PowerMock
4 16 (64.00%) Spring
5 15 (60.00%) Apache Camel
6 13 (52.00%) REST
7 12 (48.00%) XML
8 3 (12.00%) Spring Boot
9 2 (8.00%) CSS
9 2 (8.00%) HTML
9 2 (8.00%) Node.js
9 2 (8.00%) Spring MVC
10 1 (4.00%) Ajax
10 1 (4.00%) FreeMarker
10 1 (4.00%) JAX-WS
10 1 (4.00%) jQuery
10 1 (4.00%) Struts
10 1 (4.00%) Taglibs
10 1 (4.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (76.00%) Scrum
3 18 (72.00%) E-Commerce
4 17 (68.00%) BDD
4 17 (68.00%) Kanban
4 17 (68.00%) TDD
5 16 (64.00%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (56.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 12 (48.00%) Microservices
8 11 (44.00%) OO
9 3 (12.00%) MVC
10 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (8.00%) Open Source
10 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
10 2 (8.00%) Workflow
11 1 (4.00%) Analytics
11 1 (4.00%) Business Transformation
11 1 (4.00%) Dashboard Development
11 1 (4.00%) Web Application Development
11 1 (4.00%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (88.00%) Java
2 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.00%) Apex Code
3 1 (4.00%) Java 8
3 1 (4.00%) PHP
3 1 (4.00%) Scala
3 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (36.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) DBS Check
4 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) GDPR
1 1 (4.00%) PMO
System Software
1 15 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 15 (60.00%) vSphere
2 3 (12.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) VMware
2 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com