Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 19 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)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 43 59
Rank change year-on-year +16 +16 -2
Contract jobs citing SOAP 33 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 6.08% 2.85% 1.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.64% 6.52% 3.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 15 7
East Sussex median daily rate £488 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.88% -11.11% +50.00%
10th Percentile £293 £325 £288
90th Percentile £613 £588 £485
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
East Sussex median hourly rate £11.93 - £40.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +21.43%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 242 230 265
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 44.57% 43.73% 38.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 134 165
East Sussex median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.69% +9.24%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £225
90th Percentile £563 £526 £450
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
East Sussex median hourly rate £11.93 - £40.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +15.38%

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in East Sussex

SOAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SOAP in East Sussex

SOAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in East Sussex over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SOAP in East Sussex

SOAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP in East Sussex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SOAP in East Sussex

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 19 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
Brighton +20 29 £538 +26.47% 2
Hove - 1 £588 -
SOAP
South East

For the 6 months to 19 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 28 (84.85%) SQL
2 26 (78.79%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (78.79%) REST
3 23 (69.70%) Java
4 20 (60.61%) Web Services
5 19 (57.58%) CSS
6 16 (48.48%) HTML
7 14 (42.42%) T-SQL
7 14 (42.42%) Web Development
8 13 (39.39%) Scrum
9 12 (36.36%) PHP
10 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
10 11 (33.33%) XML
10 11 (33.33%) JSON
10 11 (33.33%) Drupal
10 11 (33.33%) Kanban
11 10 (30.30%) Git (software)
11 10 (30.30%) Eclipse
12 9 (27.27%) HTTP
12 9 (27.27%) webMethods
12 9 (27.27%) Linux
12 9 (27.27%) JBoss
12 9 (27.27%) WebLogic
12 9 (27.27%) Spring
12 9 (27.27%) Hibernate
12 9 (27.27%) Microservices
13 8 (24.24%) Grafana
13 8 (24.24%) Selenium
13 8 (24.24%) HTML5
13 8 (24.24%) Puppet

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 (33.33%) Drupal
2 9 (27.27%) JBoss
2 9 (27.27%) WebLogic
3 8 (24.24%) Apache
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Boomi
1 2 (6.06%) GitHub
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (27.27%) HTTP
2 8 (24.24%) SSL
2 8 (24.24%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.03%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) MongoDB
2 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
3 4 (12.12%) Relational Database
4 3 (9.09%) MySQL
4 3 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (6.06%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (6.06%) DataStage
5 2 (6.06%) Lumira
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.03%) DB2
6 1 (3.03%) DB2 UDB
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) Eclipse
1 10 (30.30%) Git (software)
2 8 (24.24%) IntelliJ
2 8 (24.24%) JUnit
2 8 (24.24%) Selenium
3 2 (6.06%) Ant
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (3.03%) SilkPerformer
4 1 (3.03%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (75.76%) Developer
2 8 (24.24%) Database Developer
2 8 (24.24%) HTML Developer
2 8 (24.24%) Java Developer
2 8 (24.24%) Java Scala Developer
2 8 (24.24%) JavaScript Developer
2 8 (24.24%) Scala Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Web Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Tester
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Automation Tester
7 2 (6.06%) Information Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Information Systems Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Salesforce Developer
7 2 (6.06%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
7 2 (6.06%) SQL Database Developer
7 2 (6.06%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (78.79%) REST
2 20 (60.61%) Web Services
3 19 (57.58%) CSS
4 16 (48.48%) HTML
5 11 (33.33%) JSON
5 11 (33.33%) XML
6 9 (27.27%) Hibernate
6 9 (27.27%) Spring
7 8 (24.24%) EJB
7 8 (24.24%) HTML5
7 8 (24.24%) J2EE
7 8 (24.24%) J2SE
7 8 (24.24%) Play Framework
8 7 (21.21%) Sass
9 3 (9.09%) RESTful
9 3 (9.09%) XML Schema
10 2 (6.06%) .NET
10 2 (6.06%) Visualforce
11 1 (3.03%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Linux
2 8 (24.24%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (78.79%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (42.42%) Web Development
3 13 (39.39%) Scrum
4 11 (33.33%) Kanban
5 9 (27.27%) Microservices
6 8 (24.24%) DevOps
7 7 (21.21%) Data Modelling
8 6 (18.18%) Data Analysis
8 6 (18.18%) RAD
9 5 (15.15%) Dashboard Development
9 5 (15.15%) Domain Models
10 4 (12.12%) Scenario Testing
11 3 (9.09%) Business Analysis
11 3 (9.09%) Programme Management
11 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (9.09%) Static Code Analysis
11 3 (9.09%) Test Automation
11 3 (9.09%) Test Planning
12 2 (6.06%) Change Management
12 2 (6.06%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 28 (84.85%) SQL
2 23 (69.70%) Java
3 14 (42.42%) T-SQL
4 12 (36.36%) PHP
5 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 8 (24.24%) Scala
7 2 (6.06%) Apex Code
8 1 (3.03%) C#
8 1 (3.03%) Python
8 1 (3.03%) Ruby
8 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
1 1 (3.03%) ISEB
1 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
System Software
1 8 (24.24%) Docker
2 7 (21.21%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) Grafana
1 8 (24.24%) Kibana
1 8 (24.24%) Puppet
2 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) webMethods
2 8 (24.24%) Oracle
3 2 (6.06%) Dell
3 2 (6.06%) Informatica
3 2 (6.06%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.03%) HP
4 1 (3.03%) IBM
4 1 (3.03%) SAP