Period
to 26 April 2018

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 26 April 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 East > East Sussex
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 41 54
Rank change year-on-year -1 +13 +5
Contract jobs citing SOAP 11 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 2.13% 2.53% 1.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.64% 6.03% 3.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 7
East Sussex median daily rate £575 £363 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +58.62% +16.00% +7.76%
10th Percentile £460 £290 £299
90th Percentile £613 £408 £414
South East median daily rate £475 £450 £420
% change year-on-year +5.56% +7.14% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East Sussex median hourly rate - - £40.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 - £45.00

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 195 199 263
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 37.79% 41.89% 44.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 129 162
East Sussex median daily rate £375 £350 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +2.19% +14.17%
10th Percentile £300 £213 £250
90th Percentile £523 £438 £475
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
East Sussex median hourly rate - £42.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +5.63% +22.79%
South East median hourly rate £44.00 £43.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +2.33% +7.50% +14.29%

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 26 April 2018.

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 26 April 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
Brighton +2 10 £575 +64.29% 4
SOAP
South East

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) REST
2 10 (90.91%) Puppet
2 10 (90.91%) Spring
3 9 (81.82%) Hibernate
3 9 (81.82%) J2EE
3 9 (81.82%) HTML
3 9 (81.82%) EJB
3 9 (81.82%) CSS
3 9 (81.82%) Linux
3 9 (81.82%) Docker
4 8 (72.73%) HTML5
4 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
4 8 (72.73%) JUnit
4 8 (72.73%) XML
4 8 (72.73%) SQL
4 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (72.73%) Selenium
5 7 (63.64%) JSON
5 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
5 7 (63.64%) Unix
5 7 (63.64%) WebLogic
5 7 (63.64%) J2SE
5 7 (63.64%) Eclipse
5 7 (63.64%) IntelliJ
5 7 (63.64%) JBoss
5 7 (63.64%) Apache
5 7 (63.64%) webMethods
5 7 (63.64%) Scala
5 7 (63.64%) MongoDB

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 7 (63.64%) Apache
1 7 (63.64%) JBoss
1 7 (63.64%) WebLogic
2 2 (18.18%) Apache Solr
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (9.09%) Drupal
3 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) HTTP
1 6 (54.55%) SSL
1 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) MongoDB
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
1 8 (72.73%) JUnit
1 8 (72.73%) Selenium
2 7 (63.64%) Eclipse
2 7 (63.64%) IntelliJ
3 3 (27.27%) Maven
4 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
5 1 (9.09%) CA Release Automation
5 1 (9.09%) Gradle
5 1 (9.09%) HP UFT
5 1 (9.09%) JIRA
5 1 (9.09%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (90.91%) Java Developer
3 7 (63.64%) Java Scala Developer
3 7 (63.64%) Scala Developer
4 6 (54.55%) HTML Developer
4 6 (54.55%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (18.18%) AWS Developer
5 2 (18.18%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) e-Learning Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Java Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Senior Java Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Senior Java Software Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) REST
2 10 (90.91%) Spring
3 9 (81.82%) CSS
3 9 (81.82%) EJB
3 9 (81.82%) Hibernate
3 9 (81.82%) HTML
3 9 (81.82%) J2EE
4 8 (72.73%) HTML5
4 8 (72.73%) XML
5 7 (63.64%) J2SE
5 7 (63.64%) JSON
5 7 (63.64%) Play Framework
6 4 (36.36%) Web Services
7 3 (27.27%) JMS
8 2 (18.18%) JDBC
8 2 (18.18%) JPA
8 2 (18.18%) JSP
8 2 (18.18%) Regular Expression
8 2 (18.18%) Spring MVC
8 2 (18.18%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 7 (63.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Microservices
3 6 (54.55%) DevOps
4 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
4 3 (27.27%) OO
5 2 (18.18%) Code Optimisation
5 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
5 2 (18.18%) Memory Management
5 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
5 2 (18.18%) MVC
5 2 (18.18%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (18.18%) Open Source
5 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (18.18%) Project Planning
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) Service Design
5 2 (18.18%) SOA
5 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 1 (9.09%) Domain Models
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) SQL
3 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 7 (63.64%) Scala
4 2 (18.18%) Python
5 1 (9.09%) PHP
5 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Docker
2 2 (18.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (90.91%) Puppet
2 6 (54.55%) Grafana
2 6 (54.55%) Kibana
3 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) webMethods
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) CA Agile Central