Period
to 21 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South Coast 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 21 May 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)
England > South Coast
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 4 -
Contract jobs citing SOAP 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South Coast - 10.00% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 20.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
South Coast median daily rate - £500 -
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Coast median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £45.63 £36.25
% change year-on-year -6.85% +25.86% +13.28%

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 the South Coast with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South Coast
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South Coast 14.29% 50.00% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
South Coast median daily rate - £525 £309
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +70.04% -19.81%
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Coast median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +7.89% +8.57%

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South Coast

Job postings citing SOAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South Coast.

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in the South Coast

SOAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South Coast

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SOAP in the South Coast