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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 19 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing SOAP 2 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.63% 3.96% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.33% 12.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £648 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £32.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+19.53% -1.53%
SOAP
London

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
24 32 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 19.51% 31.68% 34.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 28 42
Average daily rate £525 £475 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £438 £460
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing SOAP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SOAP.

1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Release Management
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) JSP
2 2 (50.00%) Servlets
2 2 (50.00%) Struts
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET
3 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) CMDB
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) WPF
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) LINQ

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing SOAP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SOAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
1 1 (25.00%) HBase
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MSBuild
1 1 (25.00%) NUnit
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Front Office Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) JSP
2 2 (50.00%) Servlets
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) Struts
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) LINQ
3 1 (25.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Reactive Extensions
3 1 (25.00%) Task Parallel Library
3 1 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow