Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 24 November 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)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 77 62
Rank change year-on-year +25 -15 -7
Contract jobs citing SOAP 15 10 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.80% 0.83% 1.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.62% 2.31% 5.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 10
South Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £340 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.59% -1.09% -8.33%
10th Percentile £371 £250 £307
90th Percentile £588 £442 £493
Yorkshire median daily rate £383 £400 £330
% change year-on-year -4.38% +21.21% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 174 432 258
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 20.89% 35.73% 25.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 312 191
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.82% +13.33% +20.97%
10th Percentile £306 £263 £275
90th Percentile £586 £563 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £50.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +244.83% -42.00%
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £14.69 £25.00
% change year-on-year +138.30% -41.25% -18.03%

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in South Yorkshire

SOAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SOAP in South Yorkshire

SOAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SOAP in South Yorkshire

SOAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP in South Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SOAP in South Yorkshire

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +15 7 £393 +15.44% 2
Doncaster - 2 £575 - 1
SOAP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 14 (93.33%) Java
2 10 (66.67%) Spring
3 9 (60.00%) REST
4 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (53.33%) Web Services
5 7 (46.67%) JBoss
5 7 (46.67%) Hibernate
6 6 (40.00%) XML
7 5 (33.33%) Oracle
7 5 (33.33%) CRM
7 5 (33.33%) TDD
7 5 (33.33%) WebSphere
7 5 (33.33%) Java EE
7 5 (33.33%) JAX-WS
8 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
8 4 (26.67%) RESTful
8 4 (26.67%) Finance
8 4 (26.67%) J2EE
9 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
9 3 (20.00%) Ant
9 3 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
9 3 (20.00%) SOA
9 3 (20.00%) Data Management
9 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
9 3 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (20.00%) Business Transformation
9 3 (20.00%) JAX-RS
9 3 (20.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 3 (20.00%) Master Data Management

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 7 (46.67%) JBoss
2 5 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (13.33%) CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Ant
1 3 (20.00%) Maven
2 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
2 2 (13.33%) Selenium
3 1 (6.67%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
1 9 (60.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Data Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Information Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) Spring
2 9 (60.00%) REST
3 8 (53.33%) Web Services
4 7 (46.67%) Hibernate
5 6 (40.00%) XML
6 5 (33.33%) Java EE
6 5 (33.33%) JAX-WS
7 4 (26.67%) J2EE
7 4 (26.67%) RESTful
8 3 (20.00%) JAX-RS
9 1 (6.67%) Angular 2
9 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
9 1 (6.67%) CSS
9 1 (6.67%) CSS3
9 1 (6.67%) HTML
9 1 (6.67%) HTML5
9 1 (6.67%) JSON
9 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) CRM
2 5 (33.33%) TDD
3 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
4 3 (20.00%) Business Transformation
4 3 (20.00%) Data Management
4 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (20.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 3 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
4 3 (20.00%) Master Data Management
4 3 (20.00%) Physical Data Model
4 3 (20.00%) SOA
4 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
5 2 (13.33%) BDD
5 2 (13.33%) Data Architecture
5 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (13.33%) Mobile Development
5 2 (13.33%) MVC
5 2 (13.33%) Web Design
5 2 (13.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
1 2 (13.33%) MCSD
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (13.33%) IBM
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft