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 3 months to 24 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)
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 40 62
Rank change year-on-year -23 +22  
Contract jobs citing SOAP 9 25 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.44% 4.22% 1.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.36% 12.02% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 23 6
Median daily rate £525 £500 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +21.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £450 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £550 £523
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 £11.93 £31.14 £44.00
% change year-on-year -61.68% -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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 268 208 245
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 42.74% 35.14% 32.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 156 177
Median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £544 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £42.50 £16.00 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +165.62% -48.80%  
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 Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire citing SOAP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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

SOAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SOAP in Oxfordshire

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Oxford -9 4 £525 +2.43% 3
SOAP
South East

For the 6 months to 24 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 34 (87.18%) Java
2 32 (82.05%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (79.49%) Web Services
4 29 (74.36%) RESTful
5 28 (71.79%) Spring
6 26 (66.67%) JBoss
7 18 (46.15%) Maven
8 16 (41.03%) Apache Camel
9 15 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (35.90%) JSON
10 14 (35.90%) Hibernate
11 13 (33.33%) Linux
11 13 (33.33%) Tomcat
11 13 (33.33%) JIRA
12 12 (30.77%) E-Commerce
12 12 (30.77%) TDD
13 11 (28.21%) Test Automation
13 11 (28.21%) Mockito
13 11 (28.21%) Spring Boot
14 10 (25.64%) Microservices
14 10 (25.64%) GitHub
14 10 (25.64%) Amazon AWS
14 10 (25.64%) SSL
14 10 (25.64%) XML
14 10 (25.64%) SQL
14 10 (25.64%) Dropwizard
15 9 (23.08%) Oracle
15 9 (23.08%) XML Schema
15 9 (23.08%) ETL
15 9 (23.08%) Integration Testing

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:

Application Platforms
1 26 (66.67%) JBoss
2 13 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 8 (20.51%) WebSphere
4 7 (17.95%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.56%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (2.56%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.64%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (25.64%) GitHub
2 1 (2.56%) Force.com
2 1 (2.56%) OpenShift
2 1 (2.56%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.64%) SSL
2 1 (2.56%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) Oracle Database
2 3 (7.69%) Redis
3 1 (2.56%) MySQL
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (46.15%) Maven
2 13 (33.33%) JIRA
3 11 (28.21%) Mockito
4 9 (23.08%) Jenkins
5 8 (20.51%) Selenium
5 8 (20.51%) Talend Open Studio
6 7 (17.95%) JUnit
7 6 (15.38%) Cucumber
8 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
9 3 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (7.69%) JProfiler
9 3 (7.69%) VisualVM
9 3 (7.69%) YourKit
10 1 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (2.56%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
1 3 (7.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 38 (97.44%) Developer
2 26 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 10 (25.64%) E-Commerce Developer
4 9 (23.08%) Integration Developer
5 7 (17.95%) Java E-Commerce Developer
6 5 (12.82%) AWS Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Senior Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Linux Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Python Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Agile Java Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Automation Test Analyst
9 1 (2.56%) BizTalk Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Django Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Java Architect
9 1 (2.56%) Java Engineer
9 1 (2.56%) Oracle Forms Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Python/Django Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Salesforce Developer
9 1 (2.56%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (79.49%) Web Services
2 29 (74.36%) RESTful
3 28 (71.79%) Spring
4 16 (41.03%) Apache Camel
5 14 (35.90%) Hibernate
5 14 (35.90%) JSON
6 11 (28.21%) Spring Boot
7 10 (25.64%) Dropwizard
7 10 (25.64%) XML
8 9 (23.08%) REST
8 9 (23.08%) XML Schema
9 8 (20.51%) Apache CXF
9 8 (20.51%) Java EE
9 8 (20.51%) JMS
9 8 (20.51%) JPA
10 6 (15.38%) EJB
10 6 (15.38%) Spring Security
11 4 (10.26%) Ajax
11 4 (10.26%) WireMock
12 3 (7.69%) JAX-RS
Operating Systems
1 13 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (82.05%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (30.77%) E-Commerce
3 12 (30.77%) TDD
4 11 (28.21%) Test Automation
5 10 (25.64%) Microservices
6 9 (23.08%) ETL
6 9 (23.08%) Integration Testing
7 8 (20.51%) DevOps
7 8 (20.51%) Unit Testing
8 7 (17.95%) Pair Programming
9 6 (15.38%) Scrum
9 6 (15.38%) Waterfall
10 5 (12.82%) BPEL
10 5 (12.82%) BPMN
11 4 (10.26%) BDD
12 3 (7.69%) Functional Testing
12 3 (7.69%) Migration
12 3 (7.69%) Workflow
13 2 (5.13%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 34 (87.18%) Java
2 10 (25.64%) SQL
3 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
4 4 (10.26%) Python
5 2 (5.13%) C#
6 1 (2.56%) Apex Code
6 1 (2.56%) C++
6 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.56%) SOQL
6 1 (2.56%) SOSL
6 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) Oracle
2 8 (20.51%) Talend
3 2 (5.13%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.56%) PayPal
4 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.56%) SAP
Oxfordshire
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