Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 67 83
Rank change year-on-year -33 +16 -36
Contract jobs citing SOAP 68 81 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.03% 2.90% 2.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.11% 9.61% 7.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 60 42
Surrey median daily rate £450 £450 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.23%
10th Percentile £318 £337 £358
90th Percentile £600 £538 £547
South East median daily rate £440 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +0.57% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 1
Surrey median hourly rate £47.50 £46.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +15.63% -
10th Percentile £43.00 £42.50 £35.00
90th Percentile £52.00 £53.00 £45.00
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -22.22% +12.50% -5.88%

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 1,113 843 589
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 33.27% 30.16% 26.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 822 616 399
Surrey median daily rate £488 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £332 £329 £304
90th Percentile £588 £575 £563
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 17 22
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +9.76% +2.50%
10th Percentile £36.25 £42.50 £32.08
90th Percentile £53.38 £49.25 £44.65
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% +9.33%

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 12 December 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
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 12 December 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 17 £575 -4.17%
Guildford - 13 £550 - 2
Redhill +8 6 £500 +2.56%
Sunbury-on-Thames -11 6 £428 +1.79%
Woking - 2 £450 -
Leatherhead -8 1 £500 +17.65% 2
Reigate -16 1 £375 -18.92%
SOAP
South East

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 44 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (54.41%) REST
3 30 (44.12%) XML
4 28 (41.18%) JSON
4 28 (41.18%) AngularJS
5 26 (38.24%) .NET
6 24 (35.29%) C#
7 23 (33.82%) Microsoft Azure
8 22 (32.35%) SQL
9 19 (27.94%) Web Services
10 18 (26.47%) RESTful
11 17 (25.00%) HTML
12 15 (22.06%) Java
12 15 (22.06%) CSS
12 15 (22.06%) jQuery
13 14 (20.59%) Cosmos DB
13 14 (20.59%) Serverless
13 14 (20.59%) Azure Functions
14 13 (19.12%) Git (software)
14 13 (19.12%) Scrum
15 12 (17.65%) Software Engineering
15 12 (17.65%) BDD
15 12 (17.65%) Docker
15 12 (17.65%) DevOps
16 11 (16.18%) Mentoring
16 11 (16.18%) Enterprise Software
16 11 (16.18%) HTML5
16 11 (16.18%) PHP
17 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
17 10 (14.71%) SOA

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 6 (8.82%) Confluence
2 4 (5.88%) Anypoint
3 3 (4.41%) Mule
4 2 (2.94%) CMS
4 2 (2.94%) Mule ESB
4 2 (2.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.47%) IIS
5 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.47%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (33.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (20.59%) Azure Functions
2 14 (20.59%) Serverless
3 8 (11.76%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (10.29%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (8.82%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (4.41%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (2.94%) BrowserStack
7 2 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (2.94%) Lucidchart
8 1 (1.47%) NuGet
8 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.88%) HTTP
2 3 (4.41%) HTTPS
3 2 (2.94%) Kerberos
3 2 (2.94%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.47%) SAN
4 1 (1.47%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.59%) Cosmos DB
2 10 (14.71%) NoSQL
2 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.82%) Azure SQL Database
3 6 (8.82%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.41%) MySQL
5 2 (2.94%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (2.94%) BigQuery
5 2 (2.94%) Redis
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (19.12%) Git (software)
2 10 (14.71%) SoapUI
3 8 (11.76%) JIRA
3 8 (11.76%) JMeter
3 8 (11.76%) Visual Studio Team System
4 7 (10.29%) Jenkins
5 5 (7.35%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (7.35%) TeamCity
5 5 (7.35%) Visual Studio
6 4 (5.88%) Subversion
7 3 (4.41%) JUnit
7 3 (4.41%) Maven
7 3 (4.41%) SpecFlow
7 3 (4.41%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (2.94%) Ant
8 2 (2.94%) AutoIt
8 2 (2.94%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.94%) Mockito
8 2 (2.94%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (2.94%) Selenium
General
1 6 (8.82%) Marketing
2 4 (5.88%) Finance
3 2 (2.94%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 35 (51.47%) Developer
2 11 (16.18%) .NET Developer
3 10 (14.71%) Architect
4 9 (13.24%) Lead Developer
5 8 (11.76%) Lead PHP Developer
5 8 (11.76%) PHP Developer
6 7 (10.29%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (8.82%) C# Developer
7 6 (8.82%) Integration Specialist
7 6 (8.82%) UI Engineer
8 5 (7.35%) Angular Developer
8 5 (7.35%) Test Engineer
9 4 (5.88%) Azure Developer
9 4 (5.88%) Digital Architect
9 4 (5.88%) Java Developer
9 4 (5.88%) Java Engineer
9 4 (5.88%) Technical Leader
10 3 (4.41%) Digital Solutions Architect
10 3 (4.41%) MuleSoft Developer
10 3 (4.41%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (54.41%) REST
2 30 (44.12%) XML
3 28 (41.18%) AngularJS
3 28 (41.18%) JSON
4 26 (38.24%) .NET
5 19 (27.94%) Web Services
6 18 (26.47%) RESTful
7 17 (25.00%) HTML
8 15 (22.06%) CSS
8 15 (22.06%) jQuery
9 11 (16.18%) HTML5
10 10 (14.71%) CSS3
10 10 (14.71%) LAMP
10 10 (14.71%) Symfony
10 10 (14.71%) WCF
11 9 (13.24%) Node.js
12 7 (10.29%) OAuth
12 7 (10.29%) React
13 6 (8.82%) MSMQ
14 5 (7.35%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.18%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (7.35%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (5.88%) User Experience
4 1 (1.47%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.47%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.47%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.88%) Linux
2 2 (2.94%) Unix
2 2 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (19.12%) Scrum
3 12 (17.65%) BDD
3 12 (17.65%) DevOps
3 12 (17.65%) Software Engineering
4 11 (16.18%) Mentoring
5 10 (14.71%) Dependency Injection
5 10 (14.71%) MVC
5 10 (14.71%) SOA
6 9 (13.24%) API Design
6 9 (13.24%) Migration
7 8 (11.76%) TDD
8 7 (10.29%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (10.29%) E-Commerce
8 7 (10.29%) Test Automation
8 7 (10.29%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (8.82%) API Testing
9 6 (8.82%) Data Migration
9 6 (8.82%) OO
10 5 (7.35%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 24 (35.29%) C#
2 22 (32.35%) SQL
3 15 (22.06%) Java
4 11 (16.18%) PHP
5 9 (13.24%) JavaScript
6 6 (8.82%) Groovy
6 6 (8.82%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.41%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.94%) C
8 2 (2.94%) C++
8 2 (2.94%) Go
8 2 (2.94%) Java 8
8 2 (2.94%) Perl
8 2 (2.94%) Python
9 1 (1.47%) Ruby
9 1 (1.47%) XPath
9 1 (1.47%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 5 (7.35%) Degree
2 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (17.65%) Docker
2 8 (11.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (10.29%) Oracle
2 5 (7.35%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (5.88%) MuleSoft
4 3 (4.41%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.41%) SAP
5 2 (2.94%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.94%) CyberArk
6 1 (1.47%) Cisco
6 1 (1.47%) Workday