Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 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
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 6 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 - +13
Contract jobs citing SOAP 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South Coast 5.26% 12.50% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.00% 50.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
South Coast median daily rate - - -
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Coast median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £32.59
% change year-on-year +5.56% +38.08% -10.71%

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 5 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South Coast 26.32% 25.00% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
South Coast median daily rate - - £263
England median daily rate £475 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Coast median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -

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 16 November 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 South Coast region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) API Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements

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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) API Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SAP