The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire with a requirement for SOAP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 28 March 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)
West Midlands / Warwickshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 35 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 -  
Contract jobs citing SOAP 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 0.91% 0.56% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.66% 2.99% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £438 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.61% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £49.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year +12.24% +53.12%  

SOAP is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 53 67 67
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 16.01% 18.93% 18.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 36 35
Median daily rate £369 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.46% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £300 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £451 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 12
Median hourly rate £29.00 £20.00 £34.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.00% -41.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.95 £20.00 £28.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £20.00 £45.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwickshire citing SOAP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in Warwickshire

SOAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SOAP in Warwickshire

SOAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SOAP in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 3 (75.00%) Dell
1 3 (75.00%) Informatica
1 3 (75.00%) NHS
1 3 (75.00%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (75.00%) DataStage
1 3 (75.00%) ETL
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
1 3 (75.00%) Data Migration
1 3 (75.00%) Visualforce
1 3 (75.00%) Apex Code
1 3 (75.00%) REST
1 3 (75.00%) Boomi
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (25.00%) FTP
3 1 (25.00%) SoapUI

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) REST
1 3 (75.00%) Visualforce
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Data Migration
1 3 (75.00%) ETL
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Apex Code
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Dell
1 3 (75.00%) Informatica
1 3 (75.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle