Period
to 21 September 2017

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 September 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)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
21 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 72 56
Rank change year-on-year -28 -16 +25
Contract jobs citing SOAP 41 69 87
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.56% 2.84% 3.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.24% 9.76% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 64 83
Surrey median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +11.11%
10th Percentile £351 £363 £343
90th Percentile £525 £507 £475
South East median daily rate £425 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +12.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
South East median hourly rate £28.47 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year -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 782 707 740
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 29.70% 29.06% 27.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 563 515 487
Surrey median daily rate £428 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.59% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £275
90th Percentile £563 £575 £503
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 23 12
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +33.33%
10th Percentile £42.50 £12.82 £17.23
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.00 £52.19
South East median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year +8.75% +11.89% +10.00%

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 September 2017.

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 September 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
Sunbury-on-Thames - 7 £420 -
Staines +14 5 £600 +60.00% 1
Leatherhead -6 5 £450 - 1
Egham - 2 £500 -
Woking 0 1 £363 -3.33% 1
Camberley - 1 £525 -
Reigate - 1 £500 - 1
SOAP
South East

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 Surrey region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 31 (75.61%) Web Services
2 22 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (51.22%) C#
4 19 (46.34%) SQL
5 17 (41.46%) Java
5 17 (41.46%) XML
5 17 (41.46%) REST
6 16 (39.02%) JavaScript
7 15 (36.59%) HTML
7 15 (36.59%) CSS
8 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
8 13 (31.71%) Finance
8 13 (31.71%) Microsoft Azure
9 12 (29.27%) JSON
9 12 (29.27%) .NET
10 11 (26.83%) RESTful
10 11 (26.83%) DevOps
11 10 (24.39%) AngularJS
11 10 (24.39%) MVC
12 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET
12 9 (21.95%) OO
12 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (21.95%) BDD
13 8 (19.51%) Apache Camel
13 8 (19.51%) TDD
13 8 (19.51%) Subversion
13 8 (19.51%) Git (software)
14 7 (17.07%) Spring
14 7 (17.07%) ERP
14 7 (17.07%) Data Modelling

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 5 (12.20%) WebLogic
2 3 (7.32%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.44%) JBoss
3 1 (2.44%) Mule
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 13 (31.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (17.07%) SaaS
3 1 (2.44%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) AMQP
2 2 (4.88%) Internet
3 1 (2.44%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) DocumentDB
2 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.44%) DB2
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Git (software)
1 8 (19.51%) Subversion
2 5 (12.20%) Maven
3 3 (7.32%) NUnit
3 3 (7.32%) Selenium
3 3 (7.32%) SoapUI
3 3 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.88%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.44%) JUnit
5 1 (2.44%) MSTest
5 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.44%) TestNG
5 1 (2.44%) TortoiseSVN
5 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.44%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.44%) XMLSpy
General
1 13 (31.71%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Electronics
3 2 (4.88%) Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.88%) Marketing
3 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.44%) Automotive
4 1 (2.44%) Games
4 1 (2.44%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.44%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.44%) Publishing
4 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (63.41%) Developer
2 10 (24.39%) Architect
3 9 (21.95%) Java Developer
4 8 (19.51%) .NET Developer
4 8 (19.51%) Integration Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Azure Architect
5 4 (9.76%) Integration Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) ERP Developer
6 3 (7.32%) SQL Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Cloud Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (4.88%) ServiceNow Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Technical Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Test Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.44%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (75.61%) Web Services
2 17 (41.46%) REST
2 17 (41.46%) XML
3 15 (36.59%) CSS
3 15 (36.59%) HTML
4 12 (29.27%) .NET
4 12 (29.27%) JSON
5 11 (26.83%) RESTful
6 10 (24.39%) AngularJS
7 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET
7 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (19.51%) Apache Camel
9 7 (17.07%) RabbitMQ
9 7 (17.07%) Spring
10 6 (14.63%) Ajax
10 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (14.63%) XHTML
10 6 (14.63%) XML Schema
10 6 (14.63%) XSL
11 5 (12.20%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (14.63%) CMDB
2 6 (14.63%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (14.63%) User Experience
3 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.44%) Spread Betting
3 1 (2.44%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.83%) DevOps
3 10 (24.39%) MVC
4 9 (21.95%) BDD
4 9 (21.95%) OO
5 8 (19.51%) TDD
6 7 (17.07%) Data Modelling
6 7 (17.07%) ERP
6 7 (17.07%) Workflow
7 6 (14.63%) Business Process Mapping
7 6 (14.63%) ITIL
7 6 (14.63%) ITIL V3
7 6 (14.63%) Kanban
7 6 (14.63%) OOP
7 6 (14.63%) Scrum
8 5 (12.20%) Test Automation
9 3 (7.32%) API Design
10 2 (4.88%) SOLID
10 2 (4.88%) Test Planning
10 2 (4.88%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 21 (51.22%) C#
2 19 (46.34%) SQL
3 17 (41.46%) Java
4 16 (39.02%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.32%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.44%) C
6 1 (2.44%) Go
6 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) ISEB
2 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.44%) OpenAM
1 1 (2.44%) OpenDJ
1 1 (2.44%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.63%) ServiceNow
3 2 (4.88%) HP
3 2 (4.88%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (4.88%) SAP
4 1 (2.44%) CA
4 1 (2.44%) ForgeRock
4 1 (2.44%) Google
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle
4 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.44%) Workday