Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 16 35
Rank change year-on-year -5 +19 -3
Contract jobs citing SOAP 10 27 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 4.72% 7.30% 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.13% 25.23% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 20 1
Peterborough median daily rate £438 £320 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.72% -8.57% +21.74%
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £550 £320 £375
% change year-on-year +71.88% -14.67% +20.97%
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 62 107 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 29.25% 28.92% 29.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 80 46
Peterborough median daily rate £400 £344 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.36% -0.36% -8.00%
10th Percentile £281 £229 £213
90th Percentile £538 £453 £463
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% - -1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Peterborough median hourly rate - - £44.50
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £43.75 £45.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year -2.78% +11.11% -10.00%

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 12 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SOAP in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 9 (90.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) REST
3 7 (70.00%) .NET
3 7 (70.00%) Finance
3 7 (70.00%) Spring
4 6 (60.00%) Mobile App
4 6 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (60.00%) Cloud Foundry
4 6 (60.00%) Microservices
4 6 (60.00%) OAuth
5 5 (50.00%) jQuery
5 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (50.00%) React
6 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (30.00%) Selenium
7 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
7 3 (30.00%) SoapUI
7 3 (30.00%) Android Development
7 3 (30.00%) iOS Development
7 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
7 3 (30.00%) Android
8 2 (20.00%) BlazeMeter
8 2 (20.00%) API Testing
8 2 (20.00%) Presales
8 2 (20.00%) RESTful
8 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
8 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture

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 (60.00%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (20.00%) BlazeMeter
1 2 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Selenium
1 3 (30.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (20.00%) JMeter
2 2 (20.00%) SpecFlow
2 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (10.00%) JBehave
3 1 (10.00%) JUnit
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Architect
1 5 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Cloud Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Automation Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Java Automation Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Selenium Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) REST
2 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) Spring
3 6 (60.00%) OAuth
4 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 5 (50.00%) jQuery
4 5 (50.00%) React
5 2 (20.00%) RESTful
6 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
6 1 (10.00%) Apache Flex
6 1 (10.00%) JSON
6 1 (10.00%) Laravel
6 1 (10.00%) Web Services
6 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (60.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Fintech
2 1 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Android
1 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Microservices
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Android Development
3 3 (30.00%) iOS Development
3 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (20.00%) API Testing
4 2 (20.00%) BDD
4 2 (20.00%) Presales
4 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (10.00%) API Integration
5 1 (10.00%) Data Virtualisation
5 1 (10.00%) Exploratory Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) OOP
5 1 (10.00%) SOLID
5 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Google