Period
to 19 June 2018

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 19 June 2018 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
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 65 79
Rank change year-on-year 0 +14 -14
Contract jobs citing SOAP 17 28 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.61% 2.18% 0.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.75% 9.18% 3.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 10
Wiltshire median daily rate £394 £358 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.14% -2.05% +0.69%
10th Percentile £325 £310 £306
90th Percentile £553 £798 £563
South West median daily rate £400 £355 £350
% change year-on-year +12.68% +1.43% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West 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 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 252 305 328
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 23.82% 23.77% 24.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 194 219
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.59% +5.33% +4.17%
10th Percentile £313 £288 £300
90th Percentile £660 £559 £565
South West median daily rate £423 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +5.63% +9.59% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 10
Wiltshire median hourly rate £45.00 £40.50 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -7.43% +25.00%
10th Percentile £38.75 £38.05 £33.73
90th Percentile £49.25 £54.50 £47.53
South West median hourly rate £44.50 £42.50 £40.88
% change year-on-year +4.71% +3.98% +10.47%

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 19 June 2018.

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 19 June 2018. 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
Swindon -5 13 £400 +12.28% 12
SOAP
South West

For the 6 months to 19 June 2018, 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 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (64.71%) MVC
2 11 (64.71%) C#
2 11 (64.71%) .NET
3 10 (58.82%) HTML
3 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
3 10 (58.82%) Web Services
3 10 (58.82%) jQuery
4 9 (52.94%) .NET Framework
4 9 (52.94%) XML
4 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET
4 9 (52.94%) IIS
4 9 (52.94%) Razor View Engine
5 7 (41.18%) RESTful
5 7 (41.18%) Scrum
6 6 (35.29%) Visual Studio
6 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
6 6 (35.29%) SQL
6 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (29.41%) AngularJS
7 5 (29.41%) HTML5
7 5 (29.41%) SoapUI
7 5 (29.41%) Entity Framework
7 5 (29.41%) REST
7 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
7 5 (29.41%) CSS
7 5 (29.41%) SOA
7 5 (29.41%) JSON
7 5 (29.41%) WCF

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 (52.94%) IIS
2 2 (11.76%) CMS
2 2 (11.76%) Kentico
3 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) NuGet
2 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (5.88%) DB2
3 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Visual Studio
2 5 (29.41%) SoapUI
3 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
4 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
4 3 (17.65%) NUnit
4 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (5.88%) HP UFT
5 1 (5.88%) JMeter
5 1 (5.88%) ReSharper
5 1 (5.88%) Selenium
5 1 (5.88%) Subversion
5 1 (5.88%) TortoiseSVN
5 1 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) .NET Developer
2 6 (35.29%) C# Developer
3 4 (23.53%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Applications Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Architect
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.88%) BPM Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) BPM Designer
5 1 (5.88%) BPM Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Integration Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Test Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Test Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) .NET
2 10 (58.82%) HTML
2 10 (58.82%) jQuery
2 10 (58.82%) Web Services
3 9 (52.94%) .NET Framework
3 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET
3 9 (52.94%) Razor View Engine
3 9 (52.94%) XML
4 7 (41.18%) RESTful
5 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (29.41%) AngularJS
6 5 (29.41%) CSS
6 5 (29.41%) Entity Framework
6 5 (29.41%) HTML5
6 5 (29.41%) JSON
6 5 (29.41%) LINQ
6 5 (29.41%) REST
6 5 (29.41%) WCF
7 4 (23.53%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) User Experience
3 1 (5.88%) DataPower
3 1 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (64.71%) MVC
3 7 (41.18%) Scrum
4 5 (29.41%) SOA
5 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (23.53%) Waterfall
6 3 (17.65%) BPEL
6 3 (17.65%) TDD
7 2 (11.76%) Microservices
7 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
8 1 (5.88%) Data Architecture
8 1 (5.88%) DevOps
8 1 (5.88%) MVVM
8 1 (5.88%) Performance Engineering
8 1 (5.88%) Performance Testing
8 1 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (5.88%) UML
8 1 (5.88%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) C#
2 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
3 6 (35.29%) SQL
4 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
5 4 (23.53%) TypeScript
6 1 (5.88%) C++
6 1 (5.88%) Java
6 1 (5.88%) Python
6 1 (5.88%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) CA
3 1 (5.88%) IBM
3 1 (5.88%) Micro Focus
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Unisys