Period
to 22 October 2018

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 6 months to 22 October 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)
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 56 60
Rank change year-on-year -5 +4 -11
Contract jobs citing SOAP 14 22 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 1.93% 2.41% 2.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.13% 7.19% 7.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 10
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £375 £388 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% -13.89% +20.00%
10th Percentile £333 £313 £317
90th Percentile £428 £584 £526
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £394 £400
% change year-on-year -4.76% -1.56% +5.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Nottinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 273 306 332
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 37.66% 33.52% 32.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 199 185
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +8.11%
10th Percentile £312 £298 £306
90th Percentile £538 £528 £492
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.19% +1.40% +13.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £45.00 - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £43.75 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -2.78% +12.50% +139.81%

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
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 6 months to 22 October 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
Nottingham -1 14 £375 -8.54% 5
SOAP
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SOAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 13 (92.86%) Web Services
2 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) SoapUI
3 7 (50.00%) REST
4 6 (42.86%) C#
4 6 (42.86%) Java
4 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 5 (35.71%) HTML
5 5 (35.71%) .NET
5 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
5 5 (35.71%) CSS
5 5 (35.71%) MVC
5 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
5 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (28.57%) Confluence
6 4 (28.57%) TDD
6 4 (28.57%) Retail
6 4 (28.57%) JIRA
6 4 (28.57%) Selenium
6 4 (28.57%) XML
6 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 4 (28.57%) Cucumber
6 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
7 3 (21.43%) SpecFlow
7 3 (21.43%) Gherkin
7 3 (21.43%) BDD
7 3 (21.43%) User Stories
7 3 (21.43%) React
7 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Core
7 3 (21.43%) Problem-Solving

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 (28.57%) Confluence
2 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 4 (28.57%) Cucumber
2 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 4 (28.57%) JIRA
2 4 (28.57%) Selenium
3 3 (21.43%) SpecFlow
4 2 (14.29%) Bitbucket
4 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 2 (14.29%) JMeter
4 2 (14.29%) Maven
4 2 (14.29%) Protractor
4 2 (14.29%) QF-Test
4 2 (14.29%) SOAtest
4 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (7.14%) ReSharper
5 1 (7.14%) SonarQube
5 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
5 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (28.57%) Retail
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Developer in Test
2 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
3 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Integration Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) QA Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) QA Leader
3 1 (7.14%) Senior QA Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) Web Services
2 7 (50.00%) REST
3 5 (35.71%) .NET
3 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
3 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (35.71%) CSS
3 5 (35.71%) HTML
4 4 (28.57%) XML
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Core
5 3 (21.43%) Gherkin
5 3 (21.43%) React
6 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (14.29%) JSON
6 2 (14.29%) Node.js
6 2 (14.29%) Spring Boot
6 2 (14.29%) Swagger
7 1 (7.14%) CSS3
7 1 (7.14%) HTML5
7 1 (7.14%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) MVC
2 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
3 4 (28.57%) TDD
4 3 (21.43%) BDD
4 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) User Stories
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (14.29%) DevOps
5 2 (14.29%) Functional Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Open Source
5 2 (14.29%) SDLC
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Time Management
5 2 (14.29%) V-Model
5 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) C#
1 6 (42.86%) Java
1 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) Groovy
3 2 (14.29%) Jython
3 2 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
1 2 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Atlassian
1 2 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) SAP