The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 28 June 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)
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 39 35
Rank change year-on-year -6 -4  
Contract jobs citing SOAP 8 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 1.90% 2.25% 2.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.16% 9.91% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 7
Median daily rate £369 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.05% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £450 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £31.14 £44.00
% change year-on-year +28.47% -29.23%  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 155 111 132
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 36.82% 22.70% 28.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 258 360
Median daily rate £375 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +9.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £219 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in Nottinghamshire

SOAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SOAP in Nottinghamshire

SOAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in Nottinghamshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SOAP in Nottinghamshire

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -5 6 £388 -13.88% 2
SOAP
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 17 (70.83%) Web Services
2 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (45.83%) JSON
4 10 (41.67%) SoapUI
5 9 (37.50%) TDD
5 9 (37.50%) XML
5 9 (37.50%) SQL
6 8 (33.33%) Java
6 8 (33.33%) RESTful
7 7 (29.17%) QA
8 6 (25.00%) Test Automation
8 6 (25.00%) C#
8 6 (25.00%) .NET
8 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 6 (25.00%) Scrum
8 6 (25.00%) User Stories
9 5 (20.83%) REST
9 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (20.83%) Waterfall
9 5 (20.83%) API Testing
9 5 (20.83%) Analytics
9 5 (20.83%) Hibernate
9 5 (20.83%) JMeter
9 5 (20.83%) SOA
9 5 (20.83%) Mainframe
9 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
9 5 (20.83%) Selenium
9 5 (20.83%) Spring
9 5 (20.83%) JIRA
10 4 (16.67%) WCF

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 4 (16.67%) Confluence
2 2 (8.33%) JBoss
3 1 (4.17%) ArcGIS
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle BPEL
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) HTTP
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.17%) Couchbase
3 1 (4.17%) DB2
3 1 (4.17%) DB2 UDB
3 1 (4.17%) GIS
3 1 (4.17%) MySQL
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.17%) Redis
3 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) SoapUI
2 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
2 5 (20.83%) JIRA
2 5 (20.83%) JMeter
2 5 (20.83%) Selenium
3 4 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
5 2 (8.33%) Cucumber
5 2 (8.33%) Eclipse
5 2 (8.33%) Maven
5 2 (8.33%) MSTest
5 2 (8.33%) NSubstitute
6 1 (4.17%) Capybara
6 1 (4.17%) gulp
6 1 (4.17%) HP UFT
6 1 (4.17%) Hudson
6 1 (4.17%) IntelliJ
6 1 (4.17%) Jasmine
6 1 (4.17%) Protractor
6 1 (4.17%) RSpec
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Java Developer
3 4 (16.67%) QA Leader
4 3 (12.50%) Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (8.33%) SOA Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Tester
6 1 (4.17%) Automation Tester
6 1 (4.17%) iOS Developer
6 1 (4.17%) JavaScript Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (70.83%) Web Services
2 11 (45.83%) JSON
3 9 (37.50%) XML
4 8 (33.33%) RESTful
5 6 (25.00%) .NET
6 5 (20.83%) Hibernate
6 5 (20.83%) REST
6 5 (20.83%) Spring
7 4 (16.67%) CSS
7 4 (16.67%) HTML
7 4 (16.67%) WCF
8 3 (12.50%) J2EE
9 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
9 2 (8.33%) Autofac
9 2 (8.33%) JPA
9 2 (8.33%) jQuery
9 2 (8.33%) JSF
9 2 (8.33%) XHTML
9 2 (8.33%) XSLT
10 1 (4.17%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Mainframe
2 3 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (8.33%) IVR
4 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) e-Learning
4 1 (4.17%) iPad
4 1 (4.17%) iPhone
4 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
1 3 (12.50%) Unix
2 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) TDD
3 6 (25.00%) Scrum
3 6 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 6 (25.00%) User Stories
4 5 (20.83%) Analytics
4 5 (20.83%) API Testing
4 5 (20.83%) SOA
4 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 5 (20.83%) Waterfall
5 4 (16.67%) Time Management
6 3 (12.50%) BDD
6 3 (12.50%) MVC
6 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
7 2 (8.33%) Extreme Programming
7 2 (8.33%) Open Source
7 2 (8.33%) Performance Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Test Management
7 2 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) SQL
2 8 (33.33%) Java
3 6 (25.00%) C#
4 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.33%) C
6 1 (4.17%) Objective-C
6 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.17%) Ruby
6 1 (4.17%) VB
6 1 (4.17%) VBScript
6 1 (4.17%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) WAI
2 1 (4.17%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle
1 4 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (8.33%) Informatica
3 1 (4.17%) ESRI
3 1 (4.17%) InterSystems
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft