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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 106 122 129
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +7
Contract jobs citing SOAP 57 39 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.80% 1.14% 1.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.81% 3.52% 4.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 34 49
Median daily rate £450 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £283 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £543 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £20.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +4.28%
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
1184 1108 1714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 37.43% 32.49% 29.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1007 936 1369
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
Median hourly rate - £23.41 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.96%
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 11 December 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 11 December 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 89 (73.55%) Web Services
2 73 (60.33%) REST
3 72 (59.50%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (47.93%) Java
4 58 (47.93%) SQL
5 49 (40.50%) XML
6 40 (33.06%) HTML
6 40 (33.06%) TDD
7 37 (30.58%) JavaScript
8 36 (29.75%) Scrum
9 30 (24.79%) Git (software)
10 29 (23.97%) Finance
11 25 (20.66%) Spring
12 23 (19.01%) J2EE
12 23 (19.01%) Oracle
12 23 (19.01%) E-Commerce
12 23 (19.01%) JSON
12 23 (19.01%) Continuous Integration
12 23 (19.01%) Jenkins
13 22 (18.18%) CSS
14 21 (17.36%) AngularJS
14 21 (17.36%) RESTful
15 20 (16.53%) Test Automation
15 20 (16.53%) MySQL
15 20 (16.53%) OO
15 20 (16.53%) Objective-C
16 19 (15.70%) Maven
16 19 (15.70%) C#
17 18 (14.88%) Software Engineering
17 18 (14.88%) Banking

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 15 (12.40%) JBoss
2 8 (6.61%) WebSphere
3 5 (4.13%) Apache
3 5 (4.13%) Mule
3 5 (4.13%) Mule ESB
4 4 (3.31%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (3.31%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (3.31%) WebLogic
5 3 (2.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (2.48%) Apache Solr
5 3 (2.48%) CMS
5 3 (2.48%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.65%) WildFly
7 1 (0.83%) Confluence
7 1 (0.83%) Drupal
7 1 (0.83%) IIS
7 1 (0.83%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.83%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.83%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.83%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.83%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.83%) Radian6
2 1 (0.83%) RMDS
2 1 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.83%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 17 (14.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (13.22%) TestFlight
3 8 (6.61%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (6.61%) Force.com
4 4 (3.31%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (3.31%) GitHub
4 4 (3.31%) SaaS
5 3 (2.48%) G Suite
5 3 (2.48%) IaaS
6 2 (1.65%) FinancialForce.com
7 1 (0.83%) Boomi
7 1 (0.83%) Office 365
7 1 (0.83%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.74%) HTTP
2 5 (4.13%) Internet
2 5 (4.13%) LDAP
3 4 (3.31%) CTI
3 4 (3.31%) Firewall
3 4 (3.31%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.48%) Kerberos
4 3 (2.48%) LAN
4 3 (2.48%) SMTP
5 2 (1.65%) FTP
6 1 (0.83%) NAS
6 1 (0.83%) SAN
6 1 (0.83%) WAN
6 1 (0.83%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.53%) MySQL
2 17 (14.05%) MongoDB
3 16 (13.22%) Azure SQL Database
3 16 (13.22%) CouchDB
3 16 (13.22%) SQLite
4 15 (12.40%) SQL Server
5 10 (8.26%) NoSQL
6 4 (3.31%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (3.31%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.31%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.65%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.65%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.65%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.65%) SQL Navigator
7 2 (1.65%) SQLPlus
7 2 (1.65%) Star Schema
8 1 (0.83%) Big Data
8 1 (0.83%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 30 (24.79%) Git (software)
2 23 (19.01%) Jenkins
3 19 (15.70%) Maven
4 18 (14.88%) Selenium
5 16 (13.22%) SoapUI
6 14 (11.57%) JIRA
7 11 (9.09%) Ant
8 10 (8.26%) Subversion
9 9 (7.44%) Cucumber
10 7 (5.79%) WebDriver
11 5 (4.13%) JMeter
11 5 (4.13%) TeamCity
12 4 (3.31%) GitLab
12 4 (3.31%) Gradle
12 4 (3.31%) HP UFT
12 4 (3.31%) IntelliJ
13 3 (2.48%) Mocha
13 3 (2.48%) Octopus Deploy
13 3 (2.48%) Rational Rhapsody
14 2 (1.65%) Mockito
General
1 29 (23.97%) Finance
2 18 (14.88%) Banking
3 11 (9.09%) Marketing
4 8 (6.61%) Retail
5 7 (5.79%) Legal
6 5 (4.13%) Law
6 5 (4.13%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.65%) Back Office
7 2 (1.65%) Games
7 2 (1.65%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.83%) Advertising
8 1 (0.83%) Electronics
8 1 (0.83%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 81 (66.94%) Developer
2 26 (21.49%) Java Developer
3 24 (19.83%) Senior Developer
4 18 (14.88%) iOS Developer
5 16 (13.22%) Senior iOS Developer
6 13 (10.74%) .NET Developer
7 12 (9.92%) Consultant
8 10 (8.26%) Angular Developer
8 10 (8.26%) Architect
9 9 (7.44%) Web Developer
10 8 (6.61%) Analyst
10 8 (6.61%) Applications Developer
10 8 (6.61%) C# .NET Developer
10 8 (6.61%) C# Developer
11 7 (5.79%) .NET Applications Developer
11 7 (5.79%) Agile Developer
11 7 (5.79%) C# Application Developer
11 7 (5.79%) Salesforce Developer
12 6 (4.96%) Java Web Developer
12 6 (4.96%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (73.55%) Web Services
2 73 (60.33%) REST
3 49 (40.50%) XML
4 40 (33.06%) HTML
5 25 (20.66%) Spring
6 23 (19.01%) J2EE
6 23 (19.01%) JSON
7 22 (18.18%) CSS
8 21 (17.36%) AngularJS
8 21 (17.36%) RESTful
9 18 (14.88%) Cocoa
9 18 (14.88%) Cocoa Touch
10 17 (14.05%) HTML5
11 16 (13.22%) .NET
12 15 (12.40%) jQuery
13 13 (10.74%) Node.js
14 12 (9.92%) JMS
14 12 (9.92%) JSP
15 11 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
16 10 (8.26%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.88%) Mobile App
2 13 (10.74%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (4.96%) N-Tier
4 5 (4.13%) User Experience
5 4 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.31%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.31%) IVR
6 3 (2.48%) Fintech
6 3 (2.48%) Online Banking
7 2 (1.65%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.65%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.65%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.65%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.65%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.65%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.65%) Life Science
7 2 (1.65%) Social Media
7 2 (1.65%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.88%) Apple iOS
2 17 (14.05%) Unix
3 15 (12.40%) Linux
4 12 (9.92%) Windows
5 3 (2.48%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (59.50%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (33.06%) TDD
3 36 (29.75%) Scrum
4 23 (19.01%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (19.01%) E-Commerce
5 20 (16.53%) OO
5 20 (16.53%) Test Automation
6 18 (14.88%) iOS Development
6 18 (14.88%) Software Engineering
6 18 (14.88%) Unit Testing
7 16 (13.22%) Progressive Enhancement
7 16 (13.22%) Web Development
8 15 (12.40%) BDD
9 14 (11.57%) MVC
10 12 (9.92%) SDLC
10 12 (9.92%) SOA
11 10 (8.26%) ERP
12 8 (6.61%) API Testing
12 8 (6.61%) Automation Testing
12 8 (6.61%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 58 (47.93%) Java
1 58 (47.93%) SQL
2 37 (30.58%) JavaScript
3 20 (16.53%) Objective-C
4 19 (15.70%) C#
5 16 (13.22%) Apple Swift
6 15 (12.40%) PHP
7 10 (8.26%) Python
8 9 (7.44%) Apex Code
9 8 (6.61%) Perl
9 8 (6.61%) PL/SQL
9 8 (6.61%) Shell Script
10 5 (4.13%) C
10 5 (4.13%) XPath
11 4 (3.31%) Ruby
12 3 (2.48%) BeanShell
12 3 (2.48%) SOQL
13 2 (1.65%) C++
13 2 (1.65%) Jython
13 2 (1.65%) Korn
Qualifications
1 4 (3.31%) Degree
2 2 (1.65%) ISEB
2 2 (1.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.83%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.44%) QA
2 4 (3.31%) HL7
3 2 (1.65%) SDET
3 2 (1.65%) WCAG
4 1 (0.83%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.83%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.83%) SEPA
System Software
1 12 (9.92%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.83%) Docker
3 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.48%) Puppet
2 2 (1.65%) Control-M
2 2 (1.65%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.83%) Ansible
3 1 (0.83%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.83%) Thomson Reuters DACS
3 1 (0.83%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 23 (19.01%) Oracle
2 15 (12.40%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (5.79%) Google
4 6 (4.96%) Informatica
5 4 (3.31%) Adobe
5 4 (3.31%) IBM
5 4 (3.31%) Solace
5 4 (3.31%) VMware
6 3 (2.48%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.48%) PeopleSoft
6 3 (2.48%) Workday
7 2 (1.65%) BMC
7 2 (1.65%) HP
7 2 (1.65%) MuleSoft
7 2 (1.65%) SAP
7 2 (1.65%) Splunk
8 1 (0.83%) F5
8 1 (0.83%) hybris
8 1 (0.83%) Pega
8 1 (0.83%) Talend
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