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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 12 22 29
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +7
Contract jobs citing SOAP 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 6.25% 1.94% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.05% 7.14% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Average daily rate £383 £383 £560
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -31.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £32.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+19.53% -1.53%
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 Docklands, London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
19 28 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 29.69% 27.18% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 23
Average daily rate £477 £383 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.57% -30.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £145 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £704 £615 £663
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £54.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.26% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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 8 February 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) SoapUI
3 3 (50.00%) REST
3 3 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (50.00%) HP UFT
3 3 (50.00%) System Testing
3 3 (50.00%) ClearQuest
3 3 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (50.00%) Test Planning
3 3 (50.00%) SDLC
4 2 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 2 (33.33%) JUnit
4 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
4 2 (33.33%) JMS
4 2 (33.33%) Spring
4 2 (33.33%) JTA
4 2 (33.33%) Maven
4 2 (33.33%) JPA
4 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Static Code Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Office 365
5 1 (16.67%) SailPoint
5 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (16.67%) Jenkins

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (16.67%) IBM Notes
2 1 (16.67%) Liferay
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 3 (50.00%) ClearQuest
2 3 (50.00%) HP UFT
3 2 (33.33%) JUnit
3 2 (33.33%) Maven
4 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (16.67%) JIRA
4 1 (16.67%) JMeter
4 1 (16.67%) Selenium
4 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Java Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Java Software Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Software Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Data Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Automation Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Penetration Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Tester
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Testing Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Web Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Web Content Architect
2 1 (16.67%) WebLogic Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) REST
1 3 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) JMS
2 2 (33.33%) JPA
2 2 (33.33%) JTA
2 2 (33.33%) Spring
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Java EE
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) SailPoint
3 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (16.67%) XML Messaging
3 1 (16.67%) XSD
3 1 (16.67%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) SDLC
1 3 (50.00%) System Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (50.00%) Test Planning
1 3 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
2 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Static Code Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Content Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) OOD
3 1 (16.67%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Lotus