The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leatherhead with a requirement for SOAP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 30 March 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 / Leatherhead
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 12 17
Rank change year-on-year +1 +5  
Contract jobs citing SOAP 3 25 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leatherhead 6.98% 14.37% 2.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.65% 24.75% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 23 2
Median daily rate £403 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.62% +14.28%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.25 £49.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year -5.61% +53.12%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Leatherhead
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 17 101 31
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leatherhead 39.53% 58.05% 36.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 96 26
Median daily rate £375 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £375 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £533 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Leatherhead

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leatherhead citing SOAP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in Leatherhead

SOAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SOAP in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Leatherhead region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 8 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
3 6 (75.00%) XML
3 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) HP
3 6 (75.00%) XML Messaging
3 6 (75.00%) Test Management
3 6 (75.00%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (62.50%) Defect Management
4 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
4 5 (62.50%) Selenium
4 5 (62.50%) Use Case
4 5 (62.50%) Unix
5 4 (50.00%) Client/Server
5 4 (50.00%) ISTQB
5 4 (50.00%) IBM
5 4 (50.00%) LoadRunner
5 4 (50.00%) Software Architecture
5 4 (50.00%) User Stories
5 4 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (25.00%) SSH
6 2 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
6 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Firewall
6 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (25.00%) SSL
6 2 (25.00%) LDAP

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leatherhead 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (25.00%) LDAP
1 2 (25.00%) Network Security
1 2 (25.00%) SSH
1 2 (25.00%) SSL
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Selenium
2 4 (50.00%) LoadRunner
3 2 (25.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
4 1 (12.50%) Subversion
4 1 (12.50%) TestNG
General
1 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Unix Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) XML Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Developer in Test
4 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Test Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Unix Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) XML
1 6 (75.00%) XML Messaging
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) DataPower
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Unix
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Test Management
2 5 (62.50%) Defect Management
2 5 (62.50%) Use Case
3 4 (50.00%) Software Architecture
3 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 4 (50.00%) User Stories
4 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) HP
2 4 (50.00%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle