The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 113 115 156
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +41
Contract jobs citing SOAP 62 71 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.80% 1.53% 0.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.15% 4.94% 3.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 64 36
Median daily rate £450 £450 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £351 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £625 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £34.28
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +7.95%
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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1205 1438 1731
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 35.04% 31.06% 29.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1016 1199 1317
Median daily rate £450 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 9
Median hourly rate £54.25 £35.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.98% -22.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

SOAP
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the City of London region.

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 City of London region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 83 (67.48%) Web Services
2 76 (61.79%) REST
3 69 (56.10%) Java
4 67 (54.47%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (43.09%) SQL
6 48 (39.02%) XML
7 44 (35.77%) HTML
7 44 (35.77%) TDD
8 41 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 37 (30.08%) Finance
9 37 (30.08%) Scrum
10 35 (28.46%) Spring
11 32 (26.02%) Git (software)
12 31 (25.20%) Test Automation
13 29 (23.58%) JSON
13 29 (23.58%) CSS
14 28 (22.76%) Oracle
14 28 (22.76%) Continuous Integration
15 25 (20.33%) AngularJS
16 24 (19.51%) MySQL
17 23 (18.70%) HTML5
18 22 (17.89%) J2EE
19 21 (17.07%) Salesforce.com
19 21 (17.07%) OO
19 21 (17.07%) Node.js
20 20 (16.26%) RESTful
20 20 (16.26%) E-Commerce
21 19 (15.45%) Banking
21 19 (15.45%) Objective-C
21 19 (15.45%) Selenium

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 10 (8.13%) JBoss
1 10 (8.13%) Tomcat
2 9 (7.32%) Jetty
3 8 (6.50%) nginx
4 6 (4.88%) WebSphere
5 5 (4.07%) Mule
5 5 (4.07%) Mule ESB
6 4 (3.25%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (2.44%) CMS
7 3 (2.44%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.63%) Apache
8 2 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.63%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (1.63%) WildFly
9 1 (0.81%) Confluence
9 1 (0.81%) Drupal
9 1 (0.81%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.81%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
9 1 (0.81%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.81%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (2.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.63%) MS Office
3 1 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.81%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.81%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.81%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.81%) CSG Singleview
2 1 (0.81%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.81%) PeopleSoft CRM
2 1 (0.81%) Radian6
2 1 (0.81%) RMDS
2 1 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.81%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 14 (11.38%) TestFlight
2 8 (6.50%) Force.com
3 6 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (4.07%) GitHub
5 4 (3.25%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (2.44%) Google Apps
7 2 (1.63%) FinancialForce.com
7 2 (1.63%) IaaS
8 1 (0.81%) Boomi
8 1 (0.81%) PaaS
8 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.13%) HTTP
2 4 (3.25%) CTI
2 4 (3.25%) Firewall
3 3 (2.44%) FTP
4 2 (1.63%) LAN
4 2 (1.63%) LDAP
4 2 (1.63%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.81%) 3G
5 1 (0.81%) 4G
5 1 (0.81%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.81%) Internet
5 1 (0.81%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.81%) NAS
5 1 (0.81%) SAN
5 1 (0.81%) SSL
5 1 (0.81%) WAN
5 1 (0.81%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (19.51%) MySQL
2 19 (15.45%) MongoDB
3 15 (12.20%) NoSQL
4 14 (11.38%) Azure SQL Database
4 14 (11.38%) CouchDB
4 14 (11.38%) SQL Server
4 14 (11.38%) SQLite
5 8 (6.50%) Neo4j
6 7 (5.69%) Apache Hive
6 7 (5.69%) Impala
7 6 (4.88%) Oracle Database
8 5 (4.07%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (4.07%) RDBMS
8 5 (4.07%) Relational Database
9 4 (3.25%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.63%) Big Data
10 2 (1.63%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.63%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.63%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 32 (26.02%) Git (software)
2 19 (15.45%) Jenkins
2 19 (15.45%) Selenium
3 16 (13.01%) JIRA
4 15 (12.20%) Maven
5 14 (11.38%) SoapUI
6 12 (9.76%) Subversion
7 11 (8.94%) JUnit
8 9 (7.32%) TeamCity
9 8 (6.50%) Ant
9 8 (6.50%) WebDriver
10 5 (4.07%) JMeter
11 4 (3.25%) Appium
11 4 (3.25%) Artifactory
11 4 (3.25%) GitLab
11 4 (3.25%) Gradle
11 4 (3.25%) IntelliJ
11 4 (3.25%) SonarQube
12 3 (2.44%) Cucumber
12 3 (2.44%) Zephyr
General
1 37 (30.08%) Finance
2 19 (15.45%) Banking
3 16 (13.01%) Marketing
4 8 (6.50%) Legal
5 6 (4.88%) Telecoms
6 5 (4.07%) Law
7 4 (3.25%) Retail
8 3 (2.44%) Investment Banking
9 2 (1.63%) Advertising
9 2 (1.63%) Games
10 1 (0.81%) Back Office
10 1 (0.81%) Billing
10 1 (0.81%) Electronics
10 1 (0.81%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.81%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 92 (74.80%) Developer
2 37 (30.08%) Java Developer
3 22 (17.89%) Senior Developer
4 17 (13.82%) iOS Developer
5 15 (12.20%) Senior iOS Developer
6 13 (10.57%) Architect
7 11 (8.94%) .NET Developer
8 10 (8.13%) Full Stack Developer
8 10 (8.13%) Salesforce.com Developer
9 9 (7.32%) Analyst
10 8 (6.50%) Agile Developer
10 8 (6.50%) Angular Developer
10 8 (6.50%) C# .NET Developer
10 8 (6.50%) C# Developer
11 7 (5.69%) .NET Applications Developer
11 7 (5.69%) Applications Developer
11 7 (5.69%) C# Application Developer
11 7 (5.69%) Integration Developer
11 7 (5.69%) Web Developer
12 6 (4.88%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (67.48%) Web Services
2 76 (61.79%) REST
3 48 (39.02%) XML
4 44 (35.77%) HTML
5 35 (28.46%) Spring
6 29 (23.58%) CSS
6 29 (23.58%) JSON
7 25 (20.33%) AngularJS
8 23 (18.70%) HTML5
9 22 (17.89%) J2EE
10 21 (17.07%) Node.js
11 20 (16.26%) RESTful
12 17 (13.82%) CSS3
13 16 (13.01%) Cocoa
13 16 (13.01%) Cocoa Touch
14 14 (11.38%) .NET
14 14 (11.38%) jQuery
15 13 (10.57%) JDBC
15 13 (10.57%) Visualforce
16 12 (9.76%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.01%) Mobile App
2 11 (8.94%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (4.88%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.07%) User Experience
5 4 (3.25%) IVR
6 3 (2.44%) Fintech
7 2 (1.63%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.63%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.63%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.63%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.63%) Life Science
7 2 (1.63%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.81%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.81%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.81%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.81%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.81%) Semantic Web
8 1 (0.81%) Social Media
8 1 (0.81%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.82%) Apple iOS
2 16 (13.01%) Unix
3 14 (11.38%) Linux
4 6 (4.88%) Windows
5 2 (1.63%) Solaris
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (54.47%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (35.77%) TDD
3 37 (30.08%) Scrum
4 31 (25.20%) Test Automation
5 28 (22.76%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (17.07%) OO
7 20 (16.26%) E-Commerce
8 17 (13.82%) iOS Development
8 17 (13.82%) SDLC
8 17 (13.82%) SOA
9 16 (13.01%) Unit Testing
10 14 (11.38%) Progressive Enhancement
10 14 (11.38%) Software Engineering
11 13 (10.57%) BDD
12 12 (9.76%) MVC
13 11 (8.94%) Continuous Delivery
13 11 (8.94%) Web Development
14 10 (8.13%) Data Modelling
14 10 (8.13%) Migration
15 9 (7.32%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 69 (56.10%) Java
2 53 (43.09%) SQL
3 41 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 19 (15.45%) Objective-C
5 16 (13.01%) C#
6 15 (12.20%) Apple Swift
7 12 (9.76%) Apex Code
8 10 (8.13%) PHP
9 9 (7.32%) Python
10 7 (5.69%) Shell Script
11 6 (4.88%) PL/SQL
12 5 (4.07%) Perl
12 5 (4.07%) Ruby
12 5 (4.07%) SOQL
12 5 (4.07%) T-SQL
13 4 (3.25%) C
14 3 (2.44%) Jython
15 2 (1.63%) Korn
15 2 (1.63%) VBScript
15 2 (1.63%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (6.50%) Degree
2 3 (2.44%) ISEB
2 3 (2.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.63%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.63%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.81%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.81%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.32%) QA
2 2 (1.63%) WCAG
3 1 (0.81%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.81%) FATCA
3 1 (0.81%) HL7
3 1 (0.81%) SDET
3 1 (0.81%) SEPA
System Software
1 9 (7.32%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.81%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.44%) Puppet
2 2 (1.63%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.81%) Ansible
3 1 (0.81%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.81%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 28 (22.76%) Oracle
2 21 (17.07%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (5.69%) Google
4 6 (4.88%) Informatica
5 4 (3.25%) ServiceNow
5 4 (3.25%) Solace
6 3 (2.44%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.63%) Apple
7 2 (1.63%) HP
7 2 (1.63%) hybris
7 2 (1.63%) IBM
7 2 (1.63%) MuleSoft
7 2 (1.63%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (1.63%) SAP
7 2 (1.63%) VMware
8 1 (0.81%) Conga
8 1 (0.81%) F5
8 1 (0.81%) Imperva
8 1 (0.81%) WorldPay
8 1 (0.81%) Zend
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