The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 18 38 30
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -8
Contract jobs citing SOAP 3 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 2.48% 0.74% 2.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.75% 5.13% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.18% -41.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £288 £543
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £388 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £37.25
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +14.09%
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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 Docklands, London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
16 39 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 13.22% 14.39% 22.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 29 36
Average daily rate £425 £460 £543
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.60% -15.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £275 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £550 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £38.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -54.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

SOAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) Equities
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow
3 1 (33.33%) Low Latency
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (33.33%) jMock
3 1 (33.33%) Credit Risk
3 1 (33.33%) Market Risk
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 (66.67%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (33.33%) Alfresco
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (33.33%) Documentum
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
1 1 (33.33%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) jMock
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Scala Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Front Office Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Ext JS
3 1 (33.33%) XML Schema
3 1 (33.33%) JDBC
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Equities
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Credit Risk
1 1 (33.33%) Market Risk
1 1 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Low Latency
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) AOP
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Scala
2 1 (33.33%) XQuery
2 1 (33.33%) XPath
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) Interwoven