Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 November 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)
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 44 48
Rank change year-on-year +16 +4 +2
Contract jobs citing SOAP 5 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 1.81% 1.83% 1.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.62% 8.60% 6.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 6
Warrington median daily rate £450 £375 £638
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -41.18% +70.00%
10th Percentile £413 £313 £395
90th Percentile £496 £470 £650
Cheshire median daily rate £450 £449 £425
% change year-on-year +0.28% +5.59% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Warrington
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 52 93 147
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 18.84% 21.23% 23.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 60 120
Warrington median daily rate £400 £414 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.32% +3.44% +6.67%
10th Percentile £281 £267 £313
90th Percentile £575 £650 £575
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Warrington median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.62% - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £34.75 £32.50 £17.77
% change year-on-year +6.92% +82.89% -47.74%

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in Warrington

SOAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SOAP in Warrington

SOAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SOAP in Warrington

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Warrington region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) gulp
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Collaborative Working
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Bitbucket
2 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (40.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (40.00%) Workflow
2 2 (40.00%) CMS
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Content Management
2 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (40.00%) Refactoring
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) Umbraco

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 2 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (40.00%) CMS
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (40.00%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (40.00%) Bitbucket
2 2 (40.00%) gulp
2 2 (40.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Back Office
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) CRM Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Manager
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Collaborative Working
1 2 (40.00%) Content Management
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (40.00%) CRM
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps
1 2 (40.00%) Refactoring
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
1 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (40.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Data Entry
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) OOP
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix