Period
to 23 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 February 2020 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 West > Wiltshire
6 months to
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 99 60 66
Rank change year-on-year -39 +6 -4
Contract jobs citing SOAP 15 71 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.93% 3.64% 1.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.46% 13.17% 5.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 48 11
Wiltshire median daily rate £513 £550 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.82% +51.72% +5.84%
10th Percentile £456 £363 £353
90th Percentile £538 £640 £575
South West median daily rate £514 £450 £370
% change year-on-year +14.17% +21.62% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year -17.65% - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 336 539 250
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 20.90% 27.63% 23.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 350 173
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% +16.44%
10th Percentile £363 £357 £313
90th Percentile £555 £675 £673
South West median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 1
Wiltshire median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +57.41% +22.73%
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -22.22% - +20.00%

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in Wiltshire

SOAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SOAP in Wiltshire

SOAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 23 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SOAP in Wiltshire

SOAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SOAP in Wiltshire

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 23 February 2020. 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
Corsham +3 11 £514 +17.43%
Swindon -8 2 - -
SOAP
South West

For the 6 months to 23 February 2020, 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (86.67%) Web Services
2 13 (86.67%) XML
3 12 (80.00%) Oracle
3 12 (80.00%) NetIQ
3 12 (80.00%) Security Cleared
3 12 (80.00%) Azure
3 12 (80.00%) AWS
3 12 (80.00%) ForgeRock
4 10 (66.67%) Selenium
5 9 (60.00%) Spring
5 9 (60.00%) RESTful
5 9 (60.00%) SC Cleared
5 9 (60.00%) Cucumber
5 9 (60.00%) NetIQ Identity Manager
5 9 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (60.00%) Java
5 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (60.00%) Tomcat
5 9 (60.00%) Identity Access Management
6 8 (53.33%) Jenkins
6 8 (53.33%) GitLab
6 8 (53.33%) Scrum
6 8 (53.33%) VMware
6 8 (53.33%) JUnit
6 8 (53.33%) BDD
6 8 (53.33%) Mockito
6 8 (53.33%) Confluence
6 8 (53.33%) JSF
6 8 (53.33%) Maven

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 9 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 8 (53.33%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 12 (80.00%) AWS
1 12 (80.00%) Azure
2 5 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (26.67%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Kerberos
1 4 (26.67%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (66.67%) Selenium
2 9 (60.00%) Cucumber
3 8 (53.33%) GitLab
3 8 (53.33%) Jenkins
3 8 (53.33%) JIRA
3 8 (53.33%) JUnit
3 8 (53.33%) Maven
3 8 (53.33%) Mockito
4 5 (33.33%) Appium
5 2 (13.33%) SoapUI
6 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
6 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (26.67%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Public Sector
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
1 9 (60.00%) Java Developer
2 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Active Directory Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Active Directory Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Automation Test Expert
5 1 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (6.67%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
5 1 (6.67%) IT Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Test Automation Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) Web Services
1 13 (86.67%) XML
2 9 (60.00%) RESTful
2 9 (60.00%) Spring
3 8 (53.33%) JSF
4 4 (26.67%) LDAP
4 4 (26.67%) OAuth
4 4 (26.67%) OpenID
4 4 (26.67%) REST
4 4 (26.67%) SailPoint
4 4 (26.67%) SAML
4 4 (26.67%) Swagger
5 3 (20.00%) J2EE
6 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
6 1 (6.67%) CSS
6 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) NHS
1 4 (26.67%) PKI
1 4 (26.67%) Public Cloud
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) Identity Access Management
3 8 (53.33%) BDD
3 8 (53.33%) Scrum
3 8 (53.33%) TDD
4 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (33.33%) Kanban
4 5 (33.33%) User Stories
4 5 (33.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 5 (33.33%) Web Application Development
5 4 (26.67%) Change Management
5 4 (26.67%) Identity Management
5 4 (26.67%) Migration
5 4 (26.67%) Ontologies
5 4 (26.67%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
7 1 (6.67%) DevOps
7 1 (6.67%) Front End Development
7 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) Java
1 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (60.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (33.33%) vSphere
2 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) NDS
2 4 (26.67%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 9 (60.00%) NetIQ Identity Manager
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 4 (26.67%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (6.67%) Kubernetes
4 1 (6.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) ForgeRock
1 12 (80.00%) NetIQ
1 12 (80.00%) Oracle
2 8 (53.33%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Okta