Period
to 14 December 2017

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 14 December 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)
England > South Coast
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing SOAP 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South Coast 16.67% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 100.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
South Coast median daily rate - - -
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Coast median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £33.28 £37.00
% change year-on-year +35.22% -10.05% +5.71%

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 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South Coast 16.67% 31.25% 51.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
South Coast median daily rate - £263 -
England median daily rate £475 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +11.65% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South Coast median hourly rate - - £42.50
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

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

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 South Coast region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (50.00%) Guidewire
2 1 (50.00%) SMS
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Billing
2 1 (50.00%) Document Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Mapping
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South Coast 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SMS
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (50.00%) Billing
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Insurance Systems Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Integration Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mapping
1 1 (50.00%) Document Management
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Guidewire
1 1 (50.00%) HP