Period
to 21 March 2019

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 21 March 2019 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
21 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 77 61 83
Rank change year-on-year -16 +22 -35
Contract jobs citing SOAP 83 102 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.88% 3.52% 2.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.47% 10.97% 7.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 74 42
Surrey median daily rate £500 £475 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +7.04% +5.65%
10th Percentile £370 £336 £363
90th Percentile £588 £575 £586
South East median daily rate £463 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +0.16% +2.78% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 0
Surrey median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 980 930 656
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 33.98% 32.09% 30.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 734 670 430
Surrey median daily rate £479 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.79% +11.76% -
10th Percentile £337 £313 £306
90th Percentile £588 £588 £550
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 20 12
Surrey median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +9.76% -13.68%
10th Percentile £41.25 £41.13 £32.63
90th Percentile £53.75 £51.00 £41.50
South East median hourly rate £46.57 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +3.48% +5.88% +6.25%

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 21 March 2019.

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
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 21 March 2019. 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 +18 18 £550 +10.00% 2
Sunbury-on-Thames -1 15 £400 -20.95%
Guildford -2 11 £550 - 5
Egham -4 10 £575 +9.52% 2
Epsom +3 1 £458 +35.56%
Reigate +2 1 £375 -11.76% 1
SOAP
South East

For the 6 months to 21 March 2019, 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 66 (79.52%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (67.47%) JSON
3 50 (60.24%) XML
4 42 (50.60%) Web Services
4 42 (50.60%) AngularJS
5 39 (46.99%) C#
6 38 (45.78%) .NET
6 38 (45.78%) RESTful
7 35 (42.17%) REST
8 33 (39.76%) CSS
9 30 (36.14%) HTML
9 30 (36.14%) Microsoft Azure
10 29 (34.94%) JavaScript
10 29 (34.94%) SQL
11 24 (28.92%) SQL Server
12 23 (27.71%) WCF
13 22 (26.51%) Serverless
13 22 (26.51%) Azure Functions
14 20 (24.10%) Scrum
15 19 (22.89%) TDD
15 19 (22.89%) Software Engineering
16 17 (20.48%) jQuery
16 17 (20.48%) BDD
17 16 (19.28%) Git (software)
17 16 (19.28%) Relational Database
17 16 (19.28%) OO
18 15 (18.07%) Continuous Improvement
18 15 (18.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 14 (16.87%) SOLID
19 14 (16.87%) MVC

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 8 (9.64%) Confluence
2 6 (7.23%) Mule
3 5 (6.02%) Anypoint
3 5 (6.02%) CMS
4 4 (4.82%) Apache
4 4 (4.82%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.61%) Drupal
5 3 (3.61%) WordPress
6 2 (2.41%) Mule ESB
7 1 (1.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 30 (36.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (26.51%) Azure Functions
2 22 (26.51%) Serverless
3 5 (6.02%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (6.02%) PaaS
4 2 (2.41%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (2.41%) Apigee
4 2 (2.41%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.41%) Boomi
4 2 (2.41%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.41%) iPaaS
4 2 (2.41%) Lucidchart
4 2 (2.41%) SaaS
5 1 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.61%) HTTPS
1 3 (3.61%) SSL
2 1 (1.20%) Firewall
2 1 (1.20%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (28.92%) SQL Server
2 16 (19.28%) Relational Database
3 11 (13.25%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (12.05%) Cosmos DB
5 8 (9.64%) NoSQL
6 5 (6.02%) Oracle Database
7 4 (4.82%) MySQL
7 4 (4.82%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (3.61%) MongoDB
8 3 (3.61%) Redis
9 2 (2.41%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (2.41%) BigQuery
10 1 (1.20%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (1.20%) InterSystems Cache
10 1 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (1.20%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (19.28%) Git (software)
2 10 (12.05%) JIRA
3 7 (8.43%) SoapUI
3 7 (8.43%) Subversion
3 7 (8.43%) Visual Studio Team System
4 6 (7.23%) SpecFlow
5 5 (6.02%) Maven
5 5 (6.02%) Visual Studio
6 4 (4.82%) Jenkins
6 4 (4.82%) JMeter
6 4 (4.82%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (4.82%) Selenium
6 4 (4.82%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (3.61%) GitLab
8 2 (2.41%) Ant
8 2 (2.41%) JUnit
8 2 (2.41%) Mockito
8 2 (2.41%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (1.20%) MSBuild
9 1 (1.20%) NUnit
General
1 2 (2.41%) Finance
1 2 (2.41%) German Language
2 1 (1.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (51.81%) Developer
2 14 (16.87%) Architect
3 11 (13.25%) Angular Developer
3 11 (13.25%) Full Stack Developer
3 11 (13.25%) PHP Developer
4 10 (12.05%) Software Engineer
5 9 (10.84%) Lead Developer
6 8 (9.64%) Azure Architect
6 8 (9.64%) Lead PHP Developer
7 7 (8.43%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (8.43%) UI Engineer
8 6 (7.23%) .NET Developer
8 6 (7.23%) Azure Engineer
8 6 (7.23%) JavaScript Engineer
8 6 (7.23%) UX Engineer
8 6 (7.23%) Web Engineer
9 5 (6.02%) Azure Software Engineer
9 5 (6.02%) Consultant
9 5 (6.02%) MuleSoft Developer
9 5 (6.02%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (67.47%) JSON
2 50 (60.24%) XML
3 42 (50.60%) AngularJS
3 42 (50.60%) Web Services
4 38 (45.78%) .NET
4 38 (45.78%) RESTful
5 35 (42.17%) REST
6 33 (39.76%) CSS
7 30 (36.14%) HTML
8 23 (27.71%) WCF
9 17 (20.48%) jQuery
10 15 (18.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 13 (15.66%) .NET Framework
11 13 (15.66%) ASP.NET
11 13 (15.66%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (15.66%) Node.js
12 12 (14.46%) Middleware
13 11 (13.25%) LAMP
13 11 (13.25%) Symfony
13 11 (13.25%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.84%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (8.43%) User Experience
3 5 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.82%) Animation
4 4 (4.82%) CMDB
4 4 (4.82%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.20%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.20%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.20%) Clustering
5 1 (1.20%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.20%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (79.52%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (24.10%) Scrum
3 19 (22.89%) Software Engineering
3 19 (22.89%) TDD
4 17 (20.48%) BDD
5 16 (19.28%) OO
6 15 (18.07%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (16.87%) MVC
7 14 (16.87%) SOLID
8 12 (14.46%) DevOps
9 11 (13.25%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (13.25%) Data Integration
9 11 (13.25%) Mentoring
9 11 (13.25%) Test Automation
10 9 (10.84%) API Design
11 8 (9.64%) Dependency Injection
11 8 (9.64%) SOA
12 7 (8.43%) E-Commerce
12 7 (8.43%) Open Source
13 6 (7.23%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (46.99%) C#
2 29 (34.94%) JavaScript
2 29 (34.94%) SQL
3 12 (14.46%) PHP
4 11 (13.25%) T-SQL
5 7 (8.43%) Java
5 7 (8.43%) PowerShell
6 4 (4.82%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.61%) Groovy
8 2 (2.41%) Java 8
9 1 (1.20%) Go
9 1 (1.20%) Python
9 1 (1.20%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.20%) XAML
Qualifications
1 8 (9.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.02%) QA
2 1 (1.20%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (13.25%) Docker
2 2 (2.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (4.82%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.20%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 10 (12.05%) Oracle
2 6 (7.23%) MuleSoft
3 5 (6.02%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.02%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (6.02%) SAP
4 4 (4.82%) Atlassian
4 4 (4.82%) ServiceNow
5 3 (3.61%) Workday
6 2 (2.41%) Dell
6 2 (2.41%) WSO2
7 1 (1.20%) IBM
7 1 (1.20%) Palo Alto