Period
to 23 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 23 June 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)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 107 59
Rank change year-on-year +20 -48 +20
Contract jobs citing SOAP 76 26 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.44% 1.10% 3.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.60% 3.49% 12.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 20 87
Surrey median daily rate £463 £389 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.97% -8.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £342 £305 £367
90th Percentile £575 £540 £525
South East median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate £43.75 - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £11.93 -
% change year-on-year +277.20% - -

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 Surrey with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,151 746 746
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 36.94% 31.42% 29.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 811 519 555
Surrey median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% - +9.68%
10th Percentile £325 £310 £313
90th Percentile £588 £550 £556
South East median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 7 28
Surrey median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% - +2.86%
10th Percentile £28.85 £30.60 £30.23
90th Percentile £54.50 £48.50 £55.93
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +12.68%

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in Surrey

SOAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SOAP in Surrey

SOAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in Surrey over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SOAP in Surrey

SOAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SOAP in Surrey

SOAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in Surrey over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SOAP in Surrey

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 23 June 2018. 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
Staines -3 17 £438 +16.67% 1
Sunbury-on-Thames - 14 £485 -
Leatherhead +3 7 £550 +36.65% 1
Egham - 6 £513 - 1
Dorking - 3 £425 -
Guildford -15 1 £550 +22.22% 1
Windlesham - 1 - -
SOAP
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Surrey region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 40 (52.63%) REST
2 39 (51.32%) JSON
3 34 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (44.74%) Web Services
4 32 (42.11%) Java
5 31 (40.79%) C#
6 28 (36.84%) SQL Server
6 28 (36.84%) XML
6 28 (36.84%) Git (software)
7 25 (32.89%) .NET
8 23 (30.26%) Microsoft
9 22 (28.95%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (26.32%) Node.js
10 20 (26.32%) Jenkins
11 19 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 19 (25.00%) HTML
12 18 (23.68%) AngularJS
12 18 (23.68%) Relational Database
12 18 (23.68%) DevOps
13 17 (22.37%) BDD
13 17 (22.37%) Unit Testing
13 17 (22.37%) Degree
14 16 (21.05%) jQuery
14 16 (21.05%) Multithreading
14 16 (21.05%) RESTful
14 16 (21.05%) CSS
14 16 (21.05%) Scrum
15 15 (19.74%) Clustering
15 15 (19.74%) JavaScript
15 15 (19.74%) Team Foundation Server

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 12 (15.79%) Mule
2 6 (7.89%) IIS
3 5 (6.58%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (6.58%) Confluence
4 3 (3.95%) Anypoint
5 2 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (2.63%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.32%) JBoss
6 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (14.47%) OpenShift
3 8 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (6.58%) Serverless
5 1 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.32%) Heroku
5 1 (1.32%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.53%) HTTP
1 8 (10.53%) Network Security
1 8 (10.53%) SSL
1 8 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 6 (7.89%) SSH
3 4 (5.26%) FTP
4 3 (3.95%) Firewall
4 3 (3.95%) IPsec
4 3 (3.95%) SMTP
5 1 (1.32%) DNS
5 1 (1.32%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.32%) SNMP
5 1 (1.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 18 (23.68%) Relational Database
3 8 (10.53%) MongoDB
3 8 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (9.21%) Big Data
4 7 (9.21%) HBase
4 7 (9.21%) Oracle Database
5 6 (7.89%) RDBMS
6 5 (6.58%) Cosmos DB
7 3 (3.95%) KNIME
7 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (3.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.32%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 28 (36.84%) Git (software)
2 20 (26.32%) Jenkins
3 15 (19.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (18.42%) Visual Studio
5 12 (15.79%) JUnit
6 11 (14.47%) SpecFlow
6 11 (14.47%) Subversion
7 9 (11.84%) JIRA
7 9 (11.84%) Selenium
8 8 (10.53%) NUnit
9 7 (9.21%) Cobertura
9 7 (9.21%) MSBuild
10 5 (6.58%) Eclipse
10 5 (6.58%) Visual Studio Team System
11 4 (5.26%) SoapUI
12 3 (3.95%) Ant
12 3 (3.95%) JBehave
13 2 (2.63%) Maven
13 2 (2.63%) Octopus Deploy
13 2 (2.63%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (3.95%) Manufacturing
1 3 (3.95%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.63%) Electronics
2 2 (2.63%) Finance
2 2 (2.63%) Marketing
3 1 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 37 (48.68%) Developer
2 11 (14.47%) Java Developer
2 11 (14.47%) Software Engineer
3 10 (13.16%) C# Developer
3 10 (13.16%) Full Stack Developer
4 7 (9.21%) Senior Developer
4 7 (9.21%) UI Engineer
5 6 (7.89%) JavaScript Engineer
5 6 (7.89%) UX Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) .NET Developer
6 5 (6.58%) Architect
6 5 (6.58%) AWS Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Mobile Software Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Security Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Senior Security Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Administrator
7 4 (5.26%) DevOps Developer
7 4 (5.26%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (3.95%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (52.63%) REST
2 39 (51.32%) JSON
3 34 (44.74%) Web Services
4 28 (36.84%) XML
5 25 (32.89%) .NET
6 20 (26.32%) Node.js
7 19 (25.00%) HTML
7 19 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 18 (23.68%) AngularJS
9 16 (21.05%) CSS
9 16 (21.05%) jQuery
9 16 (21.05%) RESTful
10 14 (18.42%) WCF
11 11 (14.47%) Hibernate
12 10 (13.16%) ASP.NET
12 10 (13.16%) CSS3
12 10 (13.16%) Java EE
12 10 (13.16%) JDBC
12 10 (13.16%) JSP
12 10 (13.16%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.74%) Clustering
2 13 (17.11%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (14.47%) User Experience
4 9 (11.84%) Fat Client
4 9 (11.84%) Thin Client
5 6 (7.89%) Data Centre
6 5 (6.58%) DataPower
6 5 (6.58%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (6.58%) Mobile App
7 4 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (5.26%) Wiki
8 3 (3.95%) Algorithms
8 3 (3.95%) Computer Science
8 3 (3.95%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.32%) Blog
9 1 (1.32%) CMDB
9 1 (1.32%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.21%) Android
1 7 (9.21%) Apple iOS
1 7 (9.21%) Linux
2 6 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (5.26%) Unix
3 4 (5.26%) Windows
4 1 (1.32%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (28.95%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (23.68%) DevOps
4 17 (22.37%) BDD
4 17 (22.37%) Unit Testing
5 16 (21.05%) Multithreading
5 16 (21.05%) Scrum
6 15 (19.74%) Software Engineering
7 14 (18.42%) Continuous Delivery
7 14 (18.42%) Test Automation
8 12 (15.79%) Use Case
9 11 (14.47%) User Stories
10 10 (13.16%) MVC
10 10 (13.16%) SOA
11 9 (11.84%) Deployment Automation
11 9 (11.84%) OO
12 8 (10.53%) API Development
13 7 (9.21%) Analytics
13 7 (9.21%) SDLC
13 7 (9.21%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 32 (42.11%) Java
2 31 (40.79%) C#
3 15 (19.74%) JavaScript
4 11 (14.47%) SQL
5 10 (13.16%) Python
6 8 (10.53%) C
7 7 (9.21%) XAML
8 6 (7.89%) C++
8 6 (7.89%) TypeScript
9 4 (5.26%) Go
10 3 (3.95%) PL/SQL
10 3 (3.95%) VBA
11 1 (1.32%) ES6
11 1 (1.32%) Groovy
11 1 (1.32%) Java 8
11 1 (1.32%) JSX
11 1 (1.32%) Scala
11 1 (1.32%) XPath
11 1 (1.32%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 17 (22.37%) Degree
2 12 (15.79%) Numerate Degree
3 6 (7.89%) SC Cleared
3 6 (7.89%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.95%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) QA
1 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.63%) Docker
2 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.32%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (15.79%) Ansible
2 6 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.95%) BladeLogic
3 3 (3.95%) Puppet
4 1 (1.32%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (1.32%) HP ALM
4 1 (1.32%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.32%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 23 (30.26%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.84%) Oracle
3 6 (7.89%) F5
4 5 (6.58%) IBM
5 3 (3.95%) CA
5 3 (3.95%) MuleSoft
5 3 (3.95%) SAP
5 3 (3.95%) Splunk
6 2 (2.63%) BMC
6 2 (2.63%) Remedy
6 2 (2.63%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.32%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.32%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (1.32%) Capita
7 1 (1.32%) DevExpress
7 1 (1.32%) HP
7 1 (1.32%) SolarWinds