Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 49 53
Rank change year-on-year +10 +4 +7
Contract jobs citing SOAP 17 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 3.28% 1.05% 1.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.59% 2.34% 3.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 5 10
East Sussex median daily rate £575 £363 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +58.62% +9.43% +14.22%
10th Percentile £308 £344 £288
90th Percentile £613 £433 £500
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £405
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East Sussex median hourly rate - - £40.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 - £42.50

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 224 214 254
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 43.16% 44.77% 44.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 122 153
East Sussex median daily rate £350 £347 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.94% +6.69% +6.56%
10th Percentile £275 £250 £228
90th Percentile £563 £475 £500
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +5.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
East Sussex median hourly rate £35.00 £42.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.16% +5.63% +60.00%
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +23.08%

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 20 January 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 20 January 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 +17 14 £575 +39.39% 6
SOAP
South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 16 (94.12%) SQL
1 16 (94.12%) REST
2 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (70.59%) HTML
3 12 (70.59%) Java
3 12 (70.59%) CSS
4 9 (52.94%) Eclipse
4 9 (52.94%) HTTP
4 9 (52.94%) Git (software)
4 9 (52.94%) Microservices
5 8 (47.06%) Play Framework
5 8 (47.06%) Docker
5 8 (47.06%) DevOps
5 8 (47.06%) Kibana
5 8 (47.06%) HTML5
5 8 (47.06%) Puppet
5 8 (47.06%) MongoDB
5 8 (47.06%) Grafana
5 8 (47.06%) Scala
5 8 (47.06%) JSON
5 8 (47.06%) Selenium
5 8 (47.06%) Spring
5 8 (47.06%) webMethods
5 8 (47.06%) Hibernate
5 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
5 8 (47.06%) SSL
5 8 (47.06%) IntelliJ
5 8 (47.06%) JUnit
5 8 (47.06%) WebLogic
5 8 (47.06%) EJB

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 8 (47.06%) Apache
1 8 (47.06%) JBoss
1 8 (47.06%) WebLogic
2 4 (23.53%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Boomi
1 1 (5.88%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) HTTP
2 8 (47.06%) SSL
2 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.88%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.88%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Eclipse
1 9 (52.94%) Git (software)
2 8 (47.06%) IntelliJ
2 8 (47.06%) JUnit
2 8 (47.06%) Selenium
3 1 (5.88%) Ant
3 1 (5.88%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) HTML Developer
2 8 (47.06%) Java Developer
2 8 (47.06%) Java Scala Developer
2 8 (47.06%) JavaScript Developer
2 8 (47.06%) Scala Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Tester
4 2 (11.76%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Salesforce Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) REST
2 12 (70.59%) CSS
2 12 (70.59%) HTML
3 8 (47.06%) EJB
3 8 (47.06%) Hibernate
3 8 (47.06%) HTML5
3 8 (47.06%) J2EE
3 8 (47.06%) J2SE
3 8 (47.06%) JSON
3 8 (47.06%) Play Framework
3 8 (47.06%) Spring
3 8 (47.06%) Web Services
3 8 (47.06%) XML
4 4 (23.53%) Sass
5 1 (5.88%) RESTful
5 1 (5.88%) Visualforce
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Linux
1 8 (47.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) Microservices
3 8 (47.06%) DevOps
4 5 (29.41%) Scrum
5 4 (23.53%) Dashboard Development
5 4 (23.53%) Data Modelling
5 4 (23.53%) Domain Models
5 4 (23.53%) Kanban
5 4 (23.53%) Scenario Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Web Development
6 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
6 3 (17.65%) Programme Management
6 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (17.65%) Static Code Analysis
6 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
6 3 (17.65%) Test Planning
7 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
8 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
8 1 (5.88%) Migration
8 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) SQL
2 12 (70.59%) Java
3 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 8 (47.06%) Scala
4 4 (23.53%) PHP
4 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.88%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) ISEB
1 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) Docker
2 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (47.06%) Grafana
1 8 (47.06%) Kibana
1 8 (47.06%) Puppet
2 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) webMethods
2 1 (5.88%) Dell
2 1 (5.88%) HP
2 1 (5.88%) Informatica
2 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com