Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 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
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 56 53 43
Rank change year-on-year -3 -10 +12
Contract jobs citing SOAP 18 29 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 2.62% 3.06% 3.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.92% 10.14% 9.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 26 16
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £550 £550 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +46.67% -11.76%
East Midlands median daily rate £500 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +25.00% +6.67% -6.25%
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 260 286 368
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 37.90% 30.20% 40.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 207 210
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £425 £425 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.94% +12.50%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £306
90th Percentile £550 £575 £514
East Midlands median daily rate £410 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +5.81% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £19.50 - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £19.50 £37.50 £30.75
% change year-on-year -48.00% +21.95% +53.75%

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 6 months to 17 January 2019.

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 6 months to 17 January 2019. 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 -3 14 £375 -31.82% 5
SOAP
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 16 (88.89%) Web Services
2 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (61.11%) Java
3 11 (61.11%) REST
4 8 (44.44%) Scrum
5 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 6 (33.33%) HTML
6 5 (27.78%) C#
6 5 (27.78%) .NET
6 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
6 5 (27.78%) CSS
6 5 (27.78%) MVC
6 5 (27.78%) JIRA
6 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (27.78%) Confluence
7 4 (22.22%) Billing
7 4 (22.22%) Spring
7 4 (22.22%) Velocity
7 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (22.22%) Hibernate
7 4 (22.22%) Struts
7 4 (22.22%) WSDL
7 4 (22.22%) SQL
8 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 3 (16.67%) JUnit
8 3 (16.67%) XML
8 3 (16.67%) Mule
8 3 (16.67%) Integration Testing
8 3 (16.67%) TDD
8 3 (16.67%) React

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 5 (27.78%) Confluence
2 3 (16.67%) Mule
3 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) JIRA
2 3 (16.67%) JUnit
2 3 (16.67%) SoapUI
3 2 (11.11%) Cucumber
3 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 2 (11.11%) JMeter
3 2 (11.11%) Maven
3 2 (11.11%) QF-Test
3 2 (11.11%) Selenium
3 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (22.22%) Billing
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Advertising
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Integration Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Java Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) QA Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) QA Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Senior QA Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (88.89%) Web Services
2 11 (61.11%) REST
3 6 (33.33%) HTML
4 5 (27.78%) .NET
4 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
4 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (27.78%) CSS
5 4 (22.22%) Hibernate
5 4 (22.22%) Spring
5 4 (22.22%) Struts
5 4 (22.22%) Velocity
5 4 (22.22%) WSDL
6 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Core
6 3 (16.67%) RAML
6 3 (16.67%) React
6 3 (16.67%) XML
7 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (11.11%) JSON
7 2 (11.11%) Spring Boot
7 2 (11.11%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.56%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) Scrum
3 5 (27.78%) MVC
4 3 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 3 (16.67%) TDD
5 2 (11.11%) B2B
5 2 (11.11%) BDD
5 2 (11.11%) Compatibility Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.11%) Functional Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (11.11%) Regression Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
5 2 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 2 (11.11%) User Stories
6 1 (5.56%) Customer Segmentation
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) Java
2 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (27.78%) C#
4 4 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (11.11%) Groovy
5 2 (11.11%) Jython
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Atlassian
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.11%) MuleSoft
1 2 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (5.56%) Adobe
2 1 (5.56%) Marketo
2 1 (5.56%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
2 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com