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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 17 35 30
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -5
Contract jobs citing SOAP 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 3.42% 0.85% 0.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.81% 6.45% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £480 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.75 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-17.69% -7.14%
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
27 31 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 23.08% 13.14% 14.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 21 22
Average daily rate £400 £550 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +27.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £400 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £663 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 19 December 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 6 (100.00%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
3 4 (66.67%) Java
3 4 (66.67%) Banking
3 4 (66.67%) REST
4 3 (50.00%) Spring
4 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (50.00%) JUnit
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle
4 3 (50.00%) CSS
4 3 (50.00%) HTML
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (33.33%) CMS
5 2 (33.33%) Linux
5 2 (33.33%) JSON
5 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) Apache
5 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
5 2 (33.33%) Ajax
5 2 (33.33%) ServiceNow
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
5 2 (33.33%) Workflow
6 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (16.67%) Low Latency
6 1 (16.67%) Apache Camel
6 1 (16.67%) Atomikos
6 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (33.33%) CMS
1 2 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) Documentum
2 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (16.67%) Alfresco
2 1 (16.67%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Project
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) DB2
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (16.67%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) Maven
2 1 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (16.67%) RequisitePro
2 1 (16.67%) Rational Robot
2 1 (16.67%) jMock
2 1 (16.67%) Rational Functional Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) ServiceNow Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Scala Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Front Office Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
3 4 (66.67%) REST
4 3 (50.00%) Spring
4 3 (50.00%) CSS
4 3 (50.00%) HTML
5 2 (33.33%) JSON
5 2 (33.33%) Ajax
6 1 (16.67%) Apache Camel
6 1 (16.67%) Java EE
6 1 (16.67%) JTA
6 1 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (16.67%) JMS
6 1 (16.67%) XML Schema
6 1 (16.67%) J2EE
6 1 (16.67%) JDBC
6 1 (16.67%) XSD
6 1 (16.67%) XSL
6 1 (16.67%) XSLT
6 1 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
1 1 (16.67%) W3C
1 1 (16.67%) Credit Risk
1 1 (16.67%) Market Risk
1 1 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (16.67%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) Low Latency
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) AOP
3 1 (16.67%) RUP
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) System Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) XPath
4 1 (16.67%) XQuery
4 1 (16.67%) Scala
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) ServiceNow
3 1 (16.67%) Atomikos
3 1 (16.67%) Axway
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Adobe
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) Interwoven