Period
to 15 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 15 July 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)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 57 59
Rank change year-on-year -40 +2 +34
Contract jobs citing SOAP 2 43 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.15% 3.59% 3.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.39% 8.53% 8.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 39 30
Oxfordshire median daily rate £300 £500 £494
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +1.27% +23.44%
10th Percentile £275 £392 £392
90th Percentile £325 £550 £588
South East median daily rate £450 £438 £428
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.34% +6.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £11.93 £40.00
% change year-on-year +277.20% -70.18% -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 517 504 399
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 39.74% 42.07% 34.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 411 376 303
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.59% +5.63% -
10th Percentile £300 £313 £300
90th Percentile £600 £575 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 6
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +106.90% -8.42%
10th Percentile £39.00 £41.50 £13.00
90th Percentile £57.50 £52.70 £39.13
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +14.29%

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in Oxfordshire

SOAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SOAP in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 15 July 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) PaaS
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) React
2 1 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (50.00%) Network Virtualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Capita
2 1 (50.00%) Korn
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (50.00%) KML
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Azure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) KML
2 1 (50.00%) React
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Network Virtualisation
1 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Capita