The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 18 21 17
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing SOAP 7 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 5.60% 1.60% 4.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.42% 6.90% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Median daily rate £575 £648 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.26% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £36.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+50.68% +14.06%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
38 29 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 30.40% 23.20% 34.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 24 27
Median daily rate £500 £550 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £380 £438
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £685 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing SOAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SOAP across the Canary Wharf region.

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

SOAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 9 (81.82%) XML
1 9 (81.82%) Finance
1 9 (81.82%) Banking
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Java
3 6 (54.55%) Linux
3 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) REST
4 5 (45.45%) NoSQL
4 5 (45.45%) MongoDB
4 5 (45.45%) DevOps
4 5 (45.45%) Investment Banking
4 5 (45.45%) JSON
5 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (36.36%) Spring
5 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (36.36%) HTML
5 4 (36.36%) CSS
5 4 (36.36%) Unix
5 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
5 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
6 3 (27.27%) Protocol Buffers
6 3 (27.27%) Big Data
6 3 (27.27%) Android Development
6 3 (27.27%) iOS Development
6 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
6 3 (27.27%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (27.27%) Open Source
6 3 (27.27%) PaaS

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 3 (27.27%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) PaaS
2 2 (18.18%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MongoDB
1 5 (45.45%) NoSQL
2 3 (27.27%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (27.27%) Big Data
2 3 (27.27%) Data Mining
2 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
3 2 (18.18%) HBase
4 1 (9.09%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
2 3 (27.27%) JIRA
2 3 (27.27%) JUnit
3 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 2 (18.18%) Gradle
3 2 (18.18%) Maven
3 2 (18.18%) NUnit
4 1 (9.09%) Ant
4 1 (9.09%) Hudson
4 1 (9.09%) Mockito
4 1 (9.09%) Spock
4 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (81.82%) Banking
1 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Investment Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Front Office
3 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Investment Banking Java Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Java Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Java Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Platform Architect
3 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
3 2 (18.18%) ITSM Developer
3 2 (18.18%) NoSQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# WPF Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Core Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Front Office Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) UI Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Unix Developer
4 1 (9.09%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) XML
2 6 (54.55%) REST
3 5 (45.45%) JSON
4 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
4 4 (36.36%) CSS
4 4 (36.36%) HTML
4 4 (36.36%) Spring
5 3 (27.27%) Protocol Buffers
5 3 (27.27%) Web Services
6 2 (18.18%) .NET
6 2 (18.18%) Apache Avro
6 2 (18.18%) J2EE
6 2 (18.18%) WCF
6 2 (18.18%) WPF
6 2 (18.18%) XML Schema
6 2 (18.18%) XSL
7 1 (9.09%) CSS3
7 1 (9.09%) Gherkin
7 1 (9.09%) HTML5
7 1 (9.09%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) Algorithms
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) CMDB
2 2 (18.18%) Data Structures
2 2 (18.18%) Market Risk
2 2 (18.18%) Reference Data
2 2 (18.18%) Virtual Team
3 1 (9.09%) Derivative
3 1 (9.09%) OTC Derivatives
3 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Unix
3 3 (27.27%) Android
3 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) DevOps
3 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (27.27%) Android Development
4 3 (27.27%) API Development
4 3 (27.27%) iOS Development
4 3 (27.27%) OO
4 3 (27.27%) Open Source
4 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (18.18%) Electronic Trading
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
5 2 (18.18%) ITSM
5 2 (18.18%) OOD
5 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
5 2 (18.18%) SDLC
5 2 (18.18%) Workflow
6 1 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
4 1 (9.09%) Korn
4 1 (9.09%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (9.09%) EMIR
1 1 (9.09%) MiFID
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) BMC
2 2 (18.18%) HP
2 2 (18.18%) Infragistics
2 2 (18.18%) Remedy
2 2 (18.18%) ServiceNow
3 1 (9.09%) Perforce
3 1 (9.09%) Solace