The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 20 28 25
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Contract jobs citing SOAP 29 24 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 8.19% 5.99% 1.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.22% 18.05% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 17 3
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +27.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £298 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £500 £323
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £38.03 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+15.71% +23.65%
SOAP
South Wales

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 Cardiff region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
115 133 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 32.49% 33.17% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 98 18
Average daily rate £325 £375 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +21.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £525 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £30.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

SOAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 32 (96.97%) XML
2 31 (93.94%) Web Services
3 17 (51.52%) HTML
3 17 (51.52%) JavaScript
4 16 (48.48%) OO
5 15 (45.45%) HTTP
5 15 (45.45%) Java
5 15 (45.45%) MySQL
5 15 (45.45%) Oracle
5 15 (45.45%) SQL Server
5 15 (45.45%) C#
5 15 (45.45%) JDBC
5 15 (45.45%) JSP
5 15 (45.45%) Struts
5 15 (45.45%) Spring
5 15 (45.45%) Web Development
5 15 (45.45%) JPA
5 15 (45.45%) AngularJS
5 15 (45.45%) Relational Database
6 13 (39.39%) SQL
7 11 (33.33%) T-SQL
8 10 (30.30%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (27.27%) .NET
9 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET
10 6 (18.18%) Business Objects
10 6 (18.18%) ETL
10 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2000
10 6 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 3 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (45.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (45.45%) MySQL
1 15 (45.45%) SQL Server
1 15 (45.45%) Relational Database
2 10 (30.30%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2000
4 6 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 3 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 32 (96.97%) Developer
2 15 (45.45%) Java Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Software Developer
4 4 (12.12%) .NET Developer
4 4 (12.12%) SQL Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Database Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.03%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (3.03%) PHP Developer
6 1 (3.03%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Data Migration Specialist
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Database Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Server Specialist
6 1 (3.03%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.03%) ServiceNow Developer
6 1 (3.03%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (96.97%) XML
2 31 (93.94%) Web Services
3 17 (51.52%) HTML
4 15 (45.45%) Spring
4 15 (45.45%) JDBC
4 15 (45.45%) JSP
4 15 (45.45%) Struts
4 15 (45.45%) JPA
4 15 (45.45%) AngularJS
5 9 (27.27%) .NET
5 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET
6 6 (18.18%) RESTful
6 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (12.12%) REST
8 3 (9.09%) .NET Framework
8 3 (9.09%) WCF
8 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (6.06%) CSS
10 1 (3.03%) Ajax
10 1 (3.03%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) NHS
2 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) OO
2 15 (45.45%) Web Development
3 6 (18.18%) ETL
4 4 (12.12%) Information Security
5 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.09%) TDD
5 3 (9.09%) MVC
5 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing
5 3 (9.09%) BDD
6 2 (6.06%) Data Migration
6 2 (6.06%) Migration
6 2 (6.06%) Scrum
7 1 (3.03%) Unified Process
7 1 (3.03%) Asset Management
7 1 (3.03%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.03%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.03%) Service Management
7 1 (3.03%) ITSM
7 1 (3.03%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 17 (51.52%) JavaScript
2 15 (45.45%) C#
2 15 (45.45%) Java
3 13 (39.39%) SQL
4 11 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) HL7
2 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Puppet
1 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.03%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (45.45%) Oracle
2 6 (18.18%) Business Objects
3 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.03%) ServiceNow