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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 18 30 20
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Contract jobs citing SOAP 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 3.16% 0.51% 1.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.29% 4.17% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£383 £560 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.69% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -
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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
21 24 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 22.11% 12.31% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 15
Average daily rate £383 £588 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.89% +46.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £525 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £663 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £54.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -7.14%

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 23 January 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 7 (100.00%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) Web Services
3 5 (71.43%) Java
3 5 (71.43%) REST
4 4 (57.14%) JUnit
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle
4 4 (57.14%) Banking
4 4 (57.14%) Spring
5 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (42.86%) HTML
5 3 (42.86%) Linux
5 3 (42.86%) Finance
5 3 (42.86%) CSS
5 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
5 3 (42.86%) SQL
5 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
6 2 (28.57%) Apache Camel
6 2 (28.57%) Atomikos
6 2 (28.57%) Workflow
6 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
6 2 (28.57%) ServiceNow
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (28.57%) Mule
6 2 (28.57%) JPA
6 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
6 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
6 2 (28.57%) XSD
6 2 (28.57%) XSL
6 2 (28.57%) JMS

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (28.57%) Mule
1 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
1 2 (28.57%) CMS
1 2 (28.57%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) Documentum
2 1 (14.29%) Alfresco
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Project
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (14.29%) IDOL
3 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 1 (14.29%) DB2
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) JUnit
2 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) Maven
3 1 (14.29%) jMock
3 1 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (14.29%) RequisitePro
3 1 (14.29%) Rational Robot
3 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
3 1 (14.29%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 4 (57.14%) Banking
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Investment Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) ServiceNow Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Front Office Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) Web Services
3 5 (71.43%) REST
4 4 (57.14%) Spring
5 3 (42.86%) HTML
5 3 (42.86%) CSS
6 2 (28.57%) Apache Camel
6 2 (28.57%) JPA
6 2 (28.57%) XSD
6 2 (28.57%) XSL
6 2 (28.57%) JMS
6 2 (28.57%) XML Messaging
6 2 (28.57%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (28.57%) JTA
6 2 (28.57%) Ajax
6 2 (28.57%) Java EE
6 2 (28.57%) JSON
7 1 (14.29%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
7 1 (14.29%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Equities
1 1 (14.29%) N-Tier
1 1 (14.29%) W3C
1 1 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (14.29%) Credit Risk
1 1 (14.29%) Market Risk
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) AOP
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) RUP
3 1 (14.29%) UML
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Release Management
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) System Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Low Latency
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) XPath
3 1 (14.29%) XQuery
3 1 (14.29%) Scala
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Atomikos
2 2 (28.57%) ServiceNow
2 2 (28.57%) Axway
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Adobe
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) Interwoven