Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 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 23 September 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)
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 30 29
Rank change year-on-year +8 -1 +6
Contract jobs citing SOAP 14 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 6.28% 1.13% 1.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.54% 5.36% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 2
Peterborough median daily rate £400 £168 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +137.74% -52.77% +23.91%
10th Percentile £300 £164 £344
90th Percentile £538 £170 £378
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £400 £170 £400
% change year-on-year +135.29% -57.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Peterborough median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire 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 Peterborough with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Peterborough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 65 56 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 29.15% 21.13% 23.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 43 29
Peterborough median daily rate £400 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.52% -3.57% +14.29%
10th Percentile £281 £280 £272
90th Percentile £538 £518 £500
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Peterborough median hourly rate £14.50 - £44.50
10th Percentile £14.10 - £41.45
90th Percentile £14.90 - £47.35
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +9.38% -5.88% +6.25%

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

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

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in Peterborough

SOAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SOAP in Peterborough

SOAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in Peterborough over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SOAP in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 13 (92.86%) Java
2 12 (85.71%) REST
3 7 (50.00%) .NET
3 7 (50.00%) Finance
3 7 (50.00%) Spring
3 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (42.86%) Mobile App
4 6 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (42.86%) OAuth
4 6 (42.86%) Cloud Foundry
4 6 (42.86%) Microservices
5 5 (35.71%) React
5 5 (35.71%) JSON
5 5 (35.71%) jQuery
5 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
5 5 (35.71%) Web Services
5 5 (35.71%) XML
5 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
6 4 (28.57%) Oracle
6 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 4 (28.57%) DB2
6 4 (28.57%) IBM
6 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (28.57%) IBM Integration Bus
7 3 (21.43%) Android
7 3 (21.43%) Selenium
7 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
7 3 (21.43%) Android Development
7 3 (21.43%) iOS Development
7 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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 6 (42.86%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (14.29%) BlazeMeter
1 2 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) DB2
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Selenium
1 3 (21.43%) SoapUI
2 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 2 (14.29%) JMeter
2 2 (14.29%) SpecFlow
2 2 (14.29%) WebDriver
3 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
3 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.14%) JBehave
3 1 (7.14%) JUnit
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Architect
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
1 5 (35.71%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Integration Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Cloud Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Automation Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Java Automation Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Selenium Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Architect
5 1 (7.14%) PHP Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Designer
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) REST
2 7 (50.00%) .NET
2 7 (50.00%) Spring
3 6 (42.86%) OAuth
4 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
4 5 (35.71%) jQuery
4 5 (35.71%) JSON
4 5 (35.71%) React
4 5 (35.71%) Web Services
4 5 (35.71%) XML
5 4 (28.57%) IBM Integration Bus
6 2 (14.29%) RESTful
7 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
7 1 (7.14%) Apache Flex
7 1 (7.14%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (42.86%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) Fintech
2 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Android
1 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (42.86%) Microservices
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Android Development
4 3 (21.43%) iOS Development
4 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
5 2 (14.29%) API Testing
5 2 (14.29%) BDD
5 2 (14.29%) Presales
5 2 (14.29%) Security Architecture
5 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (7.14%) API Integration
6 1 (7.14%) Data Virtualisation
6 1 (7.14%) Exploratory Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.14%) OOP
6 1 (7.14%) SOLID
6 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) IBM
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Google