The first table below looks at the demand for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the East Midlands region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 78 88 75
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Contract jobs citing SOAP 13 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.90% 0.21% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.77% 0.91% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 4
Average daily rate
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£285 - £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 - £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 - £369
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 £38.03 £35.00 £32.10
% change year-on-year
+8.64% +9.03%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
345 329 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 23.81% 22.71% 20.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 178 135
Average daily rate £320 £283 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.27% -0.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 8 14
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +6.15%
SOAP
England

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

SOAP
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the East Midlands region.

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire - 3 £265 - 2
Nottinghamshire - 2 - - 1
Derbyshire 0 1 - - 2
Northamptonshire - - - -
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 26 (68.42%) Web Services
2 21 (55.26%) XML
3 20 (52.63%) REST
4 17 (44.74%) C#
4 17 (44.74%) JavaScript
5 16 (42.11%) HTML
5 16 (42.11%) SQL
5 16 (42.11%) Ajax
6 15 (39.47%) .NET
7 14 (36.84%) CSS
8 12 (31.58%) Java
9 11 (28.95%) Oracle
10 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
10 10 (26.32%) JSON
10 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (26.32%) jQuery
11 9 (23.68%) SoapUI
11 9 (23.68%) XSD
12 8 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (18.42%) WCF
13 7 (18.42%) CSS3
13 7 (18.42%) HTML5
13 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (18.42%) MVC
13 7 (18.42%) Subversion
14 6 (15.79%) SOA
14 6 (15.79%) WSDL
14 6 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 5 (13.16%) Silverlight
15 5 (13.16%) RESTful

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 4 (10.53%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.26%) Apache
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle Spatial
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (2.63%) Liferay
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.63%) WordPress
3 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.63%) Magento
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) HTTP
2 1 (2.63%) SSH
2 1 (2.63%) Firewall
2 1 (2.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (10.53%) OLAP
3 4 (10.53%) Data Mining
4 2 (5.26%) MySQL
4 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.63%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.63%) SQLPlus
5 1 (2.63%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (23.68%) SoapUI
2 7 (18.42%) Subversion
3 2 (5.26%) Ant
3 2 (5.26%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.26%) Maven
4 1 (2.63%) Gradle
4 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.63%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.63%) jMock
4 1 (2.63%) JIRA
4 1 (2.63%) JDeveloper
4 1 (2.63%) ClearCase
4 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (7.89%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Retail
2 1 (2.63%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 31 (81.58%) Developer
2 10 (26.32%) Web Developer
3 6 (15.79%) Applications Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Web Applications Developer
4 4 (10.53%) C# Developer
5 3 (7.89%) PHP Developer
5 3 (7.89%) C# Web Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (7.89%) .NET Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (5.26%) CRM Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 1 (2.63%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Middleware Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
7 1 (2.63%) OO PHP Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Magento Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (68.42%) Web Services
2 21 (55.26%) XML
3 20 (52.63%) REST
4 16 (42.11%) HTML
4 16 (42.11%) Ajax
5 15 (39.47%) .NET
6 14 (36.84%) CSS
7 10 (26.32%) JSON
7 10 (26.32%) jQuery
8 9 (23.68%) XSD
9 7 (18.42%) WCF
9 7 (18.42%) CSS3
9 7 (18.42%) HTML5
9 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (15.79%) WSDL
10 6 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (13.16%) Silverlight
11 5 (13.16%) RESTful
11 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET
12 4 (10.53%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.26%) GIS
2 2 (5.26%) DataPower
2 2 (5.26%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) UNIX
1 2 (5.26%) Windows
1 2 (5.26%) Linux
1 2 (5.26%) Android
2 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (18.42%) MVC
3 6 (15.79%) SOA
4 4 (10.53%) TDD
4 4 (10.53%) Web Development
5 3 (7.89%) User Stories
5 3 (7.89%) Use Case
5 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (7.89%) CRM
5 3 (7.89%) UML
6 2 (5.26%) ETL
6 2 (5.26%) Data Modelling
6 2 (5.26%) Migration
6 2 (5.26%) Content Management
6 2 (5.26%) Kimball Methodology
7 1 (2.63%) MVVM
7 1 (2.63%) BDD
7 1 (2.63%) Android Development
7 1 (2.63%) OO PHP
7 1 (2.63%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (44.74%) C#
1 17 (44.74%) JavaScript
2 16 (42.11%) SQL
3 12 (31.58%) Java
4 4 (10.53%) PHP
5 3 (7.89%) Groovy
6 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.26%) C++
6 2 (5.26%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.63%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 1 (2.63%) PHP5
7 1 (2.63%) XPath
7 1 (2.63%) XAML
7 1 (2.63%) Perl
7 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
1 1 (2.63%) MCITP
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (28.95%) Oracle
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.26%) SAP
3 2 (5.26%) IBM
4 1 (2.63%) DevExpress
4 1 (2.63%) Zend
4 1 (2.63%) Capita
4 1 (2.63%) Perforce
4 1 (2.63%) Adobe
4 1 (2.63%) Citrix
4 1 (2.63%) Pegasus
4 1 (2.63%) Apple
4 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.63%) JBoss
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