Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 97 66
Rank change year-on-year +3 -31 -11
Contract jobs citing SOAP 72 39 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.17% 1.50% 2.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.04% 5.06% 9.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 30 64
Surrey median daily rate £440 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £318 £346 £363
90th Percentile £578 £525 £507
South East median daily rate £435 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +2.35% -5.56% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Surrey median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £24.88 £42.50 £35.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £45.00
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £28.47 £40.00
% change year-on-year +49.31% -28.84% -

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 1,192 771 703
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 35.91% 29.62% 29.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 867 558 520
Surrey median daily rate £475 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.40% +1.24% +6.25%
10th Percentile £350 £313 £313
90th Percentile £588 £561 £575
South East median daily rate £433 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +4.85% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 12 22
Surrey median hourly rate £43.75 £45.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +9.76% +2.50%
10th Percentile £29.73 £42.50 £12.04
90th Percentile £52.88 £47.50 £46.00
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +14.29%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -1 20 £506 +3.85% 2
Sunbury-on-Thames -13 5 £455 +8.33%
Redhill - 4 £525 -
Woking +9 2 £450 +24.14% 8
Guildford - 2 £375 - 4
Egham 0 1 £363 -27.50% 1
Leatherhead -5 1 £500 +11.11%
Windlesham - 1 - -
SOAP
South East

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 45 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (51.39%) REST
3 35 (48.61%) C#
4 32 (44.44%) .NET
5 31 (43.06%) XML
6 29 (40.28%) Web Services
7 28 (38.89%) JSON
8 25 (34.72%) AngularJS
9 23 (31.94%) Microsoft Azure
10 21 (29.17%) RESTful
11 18 (25.00%) Git (software)
11 18 (25.00%) SQL Server
12 17 (23.61%) HTML
12 17 (23.61%) Java
13 16 (22.22%) SQL
13 16 (22.22%) MVC
13 16 (22.22%) BDD
13 16 (22.22%) DevOps
14 14 (19.44%) jQuery
14 14 (19.44%) JavaScript
15 13 (18.06%) Visual Studio
15 13 (18.06%) Jenkins
15 13 (18.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 13 (18.06%) Node.js
15 13 (18.06%) Serverless
15 13 (18.06%) Azure Functions
16 12 (16.67%) ASP.NET
16 12 (16.67%) CSS
16 12 (16.67%) Microsoft
16 12 (16.67%) JIRA

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 7 (9.72%) IIS
2 6 (8.33%) Confluence
3 4 (5.56%) Mule
4 3 (4.17%) Anypoint
5 2 (2.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (2.78%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (1.39%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 23 (31.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (18.06%) Azure Functions
2 13 (18.06%) Serverless
3 6 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (6.94%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (6.94%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (4.17%) OpenShift
6 2 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (2.78%) NuGet
7 1 (1.39%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.94%) HTTP
2 3 (4.17%) HTTPS
3 2 (2.78%) Kerberos
3 2 (2.78%) Network Security
3 2 (2.78%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.39%) SAN
4 1 (1.39%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.28%) Cosmos DB
3 6 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 5 (6.94%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (6.94%) MongoDB
4 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.17%) KNIME
6 2 (2.78%) Big Data
6 2 (2.78%) HBase
6 2 (2.78%) MySQL
6 2 (2.78%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 13 (18.06%) Jenkins
2 13 (18.06%) Visual Studio
3 12 (16.67%) JIRA
4 11 (15.28%) Subversion
5 9 (12.50%) SpecFlow
6 8 (11.11%) Selenium
7 7 (9.72%) Octopus Deploy
7 7 (9.72%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (9.72%) TeamCity
7 7 (9.72%) Visual Studio Team System
8 6 (8.33%) JMeter
8 6 (8.33%) JUnit
8 6 (8.33%) SoapUI
9 3 (4.17%) Ant
9 3 (4.17%) Eclipse
9 3 (4.17%) NUnit
9 3 (4.17%) YouTrack
10 2 (2.78%) AutoIt
10 2 (2.78%) MSBuild
General
1 5 (6.94%) Marketing
2 4 (5.56%) Finance
3 2 (2.78%) Back Office
4 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 31 (43.06%) Developer
2 12 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 10 (13.89%) C# Developer
4 9 (12.50%) Software Engineer
5 8 (11.11%) UI Engineer
6 7 (9.72%) Angular Developer
6 7 (9.72%) Architect
7 6 (8.33%) Java Engineer
8 5 (6.94%) Azure Developer
8 5 (6.94%) Integration Specialist
8 5 (6.94%) Java Developer
8 5 (6.94%) JavaScript Engineer
8 5 (6.94%) Support Engineer
8 5 (6.94%) UX Engineer
9 4 (5.56%) Administrator
9 4 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (5.56%) Technical Leader
10 3 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (4.17%) Java Software Engineer
10 3 (4.17%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (51.39%) REST
2 32 (44.44%) .NET
3 31 (43.06%) XML
4 29 (40.28%) Web Services
5 28 (38.89%) JSON
6 25 (34.72%) AngularJS
7 21 (29.17%) RESTful
8 17 (23.61%) HTML
9 14 (19.44%) jQuery
10 13 (18.06%) Node.js
10 13 (18.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 12 (16.67%) ASP.NET
11 12 (16.67%) CSS
12 9 (12.50%) WCF
13 8 (11.11%) .NET Framework
13 8 (11.11%) Entity Framework
14 7 (9.72%) .NET Core
14 7 (9.72%) Angular 2
14 7 (9.72%) ASP.NET Web API
14 7 (9.72%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.89%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (11.11%) User Experience
3 3 (4.17%) Algorithms
3 3 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.17%) Clustering
3 3 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.17%) Data Structures
3 3 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (4.17%) Wiki
4 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.78%) Fat Client
4 2 (2.78%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.78%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.39%) CMDB
5 1 (1.39%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (1.39%) Life Science
5 1 (1.39%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.94%) Unix
2 3 (4.17%) Linux
3 2 (2.78%) Android
3 2 (2.78%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (22.22%) BDD
2 16 (22.22%) DevOps
2 16 (22.22%) MVC
3 12 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 11 (15.28%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (13.89%) OO
5 10 (13.89%) SOA
5 10 (13.89%) TDD
5 10 (13.89%) Test Automation
5 10 (13.89%) Unit Testing
6 8 (11.11%) Scrum
7 6 (8.33%) Analytics
7 6 (8.33%) OOD
8 5 (6.94%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (6.94%) Data Migration
8 5 (6.94%) Kanban
8 5 (6.94%) Migration
8 5 (6.94%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (6.94%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 35 (48.61%) C#
2 17 (23.61%) Java
3 16 (22.22%) SQL
4 14 (19.44%) JavaScript
5 9 (12.50%) Python
6 6 (8.33%) C
6 6 (8.33%) C++
7 5 (6.94%) PowerShell
8 3 (4.17%) Go
8 3 (4.17%) Groovy
8 3 (4.17%) PHP
8 3 (4.17%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.78%) Perl
9 2 (2.78%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.78%) XAML
10 1 (1.39%) Ruby
10 1 (1.39%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.39%) XPath
10 1 (1.39%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 10 (13.89%) Degree
2 3 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (4.17%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (2.78%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 7 (9.72%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) Ansible
1 3 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.39%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 12 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.17%) CA
2 3 (4.17%) MuleSoft
2 3 (4.17%) Oracle
3 2 (2.78%) CyberArk
3 2 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.78%) ServiceNow
3 2 (2.78%) Splunk
4 1 (1.39%) BMC
4 1 (1.39%) Cisco
4 1 (1.39%) Remedy