Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 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 > Middlesex
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 42 38
Rank change year-on-year +7 -4 -4
Contract jobs citing SOAP 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 0.76% 0.28% 0.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.70% 1.00% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Middlesex median daily rate - - £398
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Middlesex median hourly rate - - -
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 Middlesex with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Middlesex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 74 100 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 28.24% 28.25% 19.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 67 35
Middlesex median daily rate £435 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +21.43% -
10th Percentile £300 £333 £263
90th Percentile £540 £528 £445
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Middlesex median hourly rate - - £13.00
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 Middlesex

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

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in Middlesex

SOAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SOAP in Middlesex

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

1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Splunk
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) API Design
2 1 (50.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSL
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) WSDL
2 1 (50.00%) CA

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) WSDL
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSL
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) API Design
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) IT Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) CA
1 1 (50.00%) Splunk