The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
South East / West Sussex
Rank 38 58 44
Rank change year-on-year +20 -14  
Contract jobs citing SOAP 21 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 4.13% 0.69% 2.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.73% 1.99% 10.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 2 8
Median daily rate £500 £419 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.40% -1.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £264 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £574 £463
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 West Sussex with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 165 201 148
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 32.42% 34.54% 28.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 101 100
Median daily rate £468 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.57% -12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Median hourly rate £50.00 £27.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.81% -31.25%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

SOAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SOAP in West Sussex

SOAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in West Sussex over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SOAP in West Sussex

SOAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SOAP in West Sussex

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing +24 14 £512 -16.48% 2
East Grinstead - 3 £388 -
Gatwick - 3 £400 -
SOAP
South East

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 31 (83.78%) REST
2 30 (81.08%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (75.68%) Web Services
4 26 (70.27%) SQL
5 23 (62.16%) Java
5 23 (62.16%) JavaScript
6 20 (54.05%) CSS
7 19 (51.35%) XML
7 19 (51.35%) WebLogic
8 18 (48.65%) EJB
9 17 (45.95%) HTML
9 17 (45.95%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (43.24%) Git (software)
11 15 (40.54%) HTML5
11 15 (40.54%) NoSQL
11 15 (40.54%) C#
11 15 (40.54%) Oracle
11 15 (40.54%) Hibernate
11 15 (40.54%) Spring
12 14 (37.84%) jQuery
12 14 (37.84%) Unix
12 14 (37.84%) AngularJS
13 13 (35.14%) SDLC
14 12 (32.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 12 (32.43%) Oracle Database 12c
14 12 (32.43%) Oracle Database
14 12 (32.43%) EJB 3.0
14 12 (32.43%) XSD
14 12 (32.43%) Oracle Database 10g
14 12 (32.43%) JMS

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 19 (51.35%) WebLogic
2 12 (32.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 10 (27.03%) CMS
4 8 (21.62%) Confluence
5 6 (16.22%) Apache
5 6 (16.22%) JBoss
5 6 (16.22%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (10.81%) nginx
6 4 (10.81%) Tomcat
7 3 (8.11%) EPiServer
8 1 (2.70%) FileNet
8 1 (2.70%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (29.73%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) GitHub
1 4 (10.81%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) HTTP
1 4 (10.81%) SSL
1 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.41%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (40.54%) NoSQL
2 12 (32.43%) Oracle Database
2 12 (32.43%) Oracle Database 10g
2 12 (32.43%) Oracle Database 11g
2 12 (32.43%) Oracle Database 12c
3 9 (24.32%) Redis
4 8 (21.62%) MongoDB
5 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
6 2 (5.41%) DB2
6 2 (5.41%) Power BI
6 2 (5.41%) RDBMS
6 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.70%) MySQL
7 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (43.24%) Git (software)
2 10 (27.03%) JIRA
3 9 (24.32%) Maven
3 9 (24.32%) Subversion
4 7 (18.92%) Selenium
4 7 (18.92%) TeamCity
5 6 (16.22%) Cucumber
5 6 (16.22%) Eclipse
5 6 (16.22%) IntelliJ
5 6 (16.22%) JUnit
5 6 (16.22%) Octopus Deploy
5 6 (16.22%) Visual Studio
6 5 (13.51%) Jenkins
7 4 (10.81%) Ant
7 4 (10.81%) Gatling
7 4 (10.81%) Grunt
7 4 (10.81%) gulp
7 4 (10.81%) Karma Test Runner
7 4 (10.81%) Sublime Text
8 2 (5.41%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (21.62%) Back Office
2 6 (16.22%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Electronics
3 1 (2.70%) Games
3 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Marketing
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (81.08%) Developer
2 11 (29.73%) Java Developer
3 10 (27.03%) .NET Developer
4 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 7 (18.92%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (18.92%) C# Developer
4 7 (18.92%) Scala Developer
5 6 (16.22%) Senior Developer
6 5 (13.51%) Digital Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Middleware Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Oracle Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Oracle SOA Developer
7 4 (10.81%) SOA Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Analyst
8 3 (8.11%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Architect
9 2 (5.41%) Data Architect
9 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Architect
9 2 (5.41%) Test Analyst
9 2 (5.41%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (83.78%) REST
2 28 (75.68%) Web Services
3 20 (54.05%) CSS
4 19 (51.35%) XML
5 18 (48.65%) EJB
6 17 (45.95%) HTML
7 15 (40.54%) Hibernate
7 15 (40.54%) HTML5
7 15 (40.54%) Spring
8 14 (37.84%) AngularJS
8 14 (37.84%) jQuery
9 12 (32.43%) EJB 3.0
9 12 (32.43%) JMS
9 12 (32.43%) XSD
10 11 (29.73%) .NET
11 10 (27.03%) Sass
12 9 (24.32%) EclipseLink
12 9 (24.32%) JPA
12 9 (24.32%) XSLT
13 8 (21.62%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (37.84%) Unix
2 4 (10.81%) Linux
2 4 (10.81%) Ubuntu
2 4 (10.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (81.08%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (45.95%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (35.14%) SDLC
4 12 (32.43%) SOA
5 11 (29.73%) Scrum
6 10 (27.03%) MVC
7 9 (24.32%) DevOps
8 7 (18.92%) Open Source
9 6 (16.22%) Asset Management
9 6 (16.22%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 6 (16.22%) Microservices
9 6 (16.22%) Process Improvement
9 6 (16.22%) Workflow
10 5 (13.51%) Automated Testing
11 4 (10.81%) Analytics
11 4 (10.81%) API Development
11 4 (10.81%) Configuration Management
12 3 (8.11%) Continuous Delivery
12 3 (8.11%) Mentoring
12 3 (8.11%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 26 (70.27%) SQL
2 23 (62.16%) Java
2 23 (62.16%) JavaScript
3 15 (40.54%) C#
4 9 (24.32%) PL/SQL
5 7 (18.92%) Scala
6 6 (16.22%) Ruby
7 4 (10.81%) Groovy
7 4 (10.81%) Haskell
7 4 (10.81%) Perl
7 4 (10.81%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) Puppet
2 4 (10.81%) Grafana
2 4 (10.81%) Kibana
Vendors
1 15 (40.54%) Oracle
2 11 (29.73%) Google
3 6 (16.22%) webMethods
4 5 (13.51%) SAP
5 3 (8.11%) Adobe
6 2 (5.41%) Cognos
6 2 (5.41%) Informatica
6 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.41%) Netezza
6 2 (5.41%) Teradata
7 1 (2.70%) Atlassian
7 1 (2.70%) SaltStack
Worthing, West Sussex
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