Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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 23 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)
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 23 39
Rank change year-on-year -4 +16 -3
Contract jobs citing SOAP 2 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 0.87% 4.96% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.33% 18.18% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 5
Guildford median daily rate £525 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.27% -8.33% +32.35%
Surrey median daily rate £375 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Guildford median hourly rate - - -
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Guildford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 60 66 66
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 26.20% 27.27% 18.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 48 48
Guildford median daily rate £475 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% +10.34% +0.69%
10th Percentile £287 £209 £271
90th Percentile £574 £453 £491
Surrey median daily rate £425 £428 £400
% change year-on-year -0.58% +6.88% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 2
Guildford median hourly rate - £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £47.34
% change year-on-year - -4.93% +89.34%

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in Guildford

SOAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SOAP in Guildford

For the 6 months to 23 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 Guildford region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 1 (50.00%) Law
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) API Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (50.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Tester
2 1 (50.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) QA Automation Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Manual Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) API Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
1 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA