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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 26 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SOAP 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 0.61% - 1.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.63% - 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate
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£330 - £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £38.03 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.82% +8.64%
SOAP
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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
38 18 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 23.03% 15.13% 13.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 11 24
Average daily rate £500 £575 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £460 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £700 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) XSD
2 2 (50.00%) XSL
2 2 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) JMS
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) HP UFT
2 2 (50.00%) RequisitePro
2 2 (50.00%) Rational Robot
2 2 (50.00%) XML Messaging
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Java EE
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) System Testing
2 2 (50.00%) JPA
2 2 (50.00%) Rational Functional Tester
2 2 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 (50.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (50.00%) RequisitePro
1 2 (50.00%) Rational Robot
1 2 (50.00%) Rational Functional Tester
1 2 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (25.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Test Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Testing Manager
2 1 (25.00%) AWS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) XSD
2 2 (50.00%) XSL
2 2 (50.00%) JMS
2 2 (50.00%) XML Messaging
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) Java EE
2 2 (50.00%) JPA
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) JTA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) UML
1 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) System Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
1 2 (50.00%) HP