The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 61 71 57
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -14
Contract jobs citing SOAP 26 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.85% 0.69% 1.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.03% 3.45% 6.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 6 13
Average daily rate £363 £449 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.22% +15.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £331 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £463 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £32.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+19.53% -1.53%
SOAP
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
370 261 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 26.26% 19.89% 24.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 146 142
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £47.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +251.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

SOAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 39 (84.78%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (73.91%) XML
3 25 (54.35%) Web Services
3 25 (54.35%) RESTful
4 24 (52.17%) Waterfall
5 23 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (43.48%) jQuery
7 19 (41.30%) JavaScript
8 18 (39.13%) Java
8 18 (39.13%) Linux
9 17 (36.96%) JSON
9 17 (36.96%) SDLC
10 15 (32.61%) User Acceptance Testing
11 14 (30.43%) Project Management
11 14 (30.43%) HTTP
12 13 (28.26%) JBoss
12 13 (28.26%) TDD
12 13 (28.26%) Scrum
13 12 (26.09%) Spring
13 12 (26.09%) Software Engineering
13 12 (26.09%) Hibernate
13 12 (26.09%) Java EE
13 12 (26.09%) Unit Testing
13 12 (26.09%) XSLT
13 12 (26.09%) J2EE
13 12 (26.09%) SOA
13 12 (26.09%) Mac OS X
13 12 (26.09%) Workflow
13 12 (26.09%) Data Centre
14 11 (23.91%) Web Filtering

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 13 (28.26%) JBoss
2 8 (17.39%) Tomcat
2 8 (17.39%) WebLogic
2 8 (17.39%) WebSphere
3 7 (15.22%) Apache
3 7 (15.22%) nginx
4 1 (2.17%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.17%) CICS
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (30.43%) HTTP
2 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.17%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.17%) Big Data
4 1 (2.17%) DB2
4 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.17%) HBase
4 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.17%) MySQL
4 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (23.91%) Eclipse
1 11 (23.91%) JProfiler
2 10 (21.74%) Maven
3 2 (4.35%) Toad
4 1 (2.17%) Ant
4 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.17%) JUnit
4 1 (2.17%) Subversion
General
1 10 (21.74%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Banking
3 4 (8.70%) Retail
3 4 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (58.70%) Developer
2 12 (26.09%) Java Developer
3 6 (13.04%) PHP Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Software Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (8.70%) Web Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Android Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Test Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Tester
8 1 (2.17%) Angular Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Data Architect
8 1 (2.17%) ETL Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) IT Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) JavaScript Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Web Applications Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (73.91%) XML
2 25 (54.35%) RESTful
2 25 (54.35%) Web Services
3 20 (43.48%) jQuery
4 17 (36.96%) JSON
5 12 (26.09%) Hibernate
5 12 (26.09%) J2EE
5 12 (26.09%) Java EE
5 12 (26.09%) Spring
5 12 (26.09%) XSLT
6 11 (23.91%) Apache CXF
6 11 (23.91%) Drools
7 10 (21.74%) jBPM
7 10 (21.74%) JSF
7 10 (21.74%) RichFaces
8 7 (15.22%) CSS
8 7 (15.22%) HTML
8 7 (15.22%) HTML5
9 6 (13.04%) AngularJS
9 6 (13.04%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.52%) User Experience
3 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.35%) Data Integration
3 2 (4.35%) FMCG
3 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.17%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.17%) DataPower
4 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.17%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 18 (39.13%) Linux
2 12 (26.09%) Mac OS X
3 4 (8.70%) Android
3 4 (8.70%) Windows
4 2 (4.35%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (84.78%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (52.17%) Waterfall
3 23 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (36.96%) SDLC
5 15 (32.61%) User Acceptance Testing
6 14 (30.43%) Project Management
7 13 (28.26%) Scrum
7 13 (28.26%) TDD
8 12 (26.09%) SOA
8 12 (26.09%) Software Engineering
8 12 (26.09%) Unit Testing
8 12 (26.09%) Workflow
9 11 (23.91%) Application Performance Monitoring
9 11 (23.91%) BPMN
9 11 (23.91%) Kalman Filter
9 11 (23.91%) Performance Monitoring
9 11 (23.91%) System Testing
9 11 (23.91%) Web Development
9 11 (23.91%) Web Filtering
10 10 (21.74%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (41.30%) JavaScript
2 18 (39.13%) Java
3 7 (15.22%) PHP
4 6 (13.04%) PHP 5
4 6 (13.04%) SQL
5 1 (2.17%) ANSI SQL
5 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.17%) Perl
5 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.17%) Python
5 1 (2.17%) Ruby
5 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle
2 2 (4.35%) Informatica
2 2 (4.35%) Teradata
2 2 (4.35%) TIBCO
3 1 (2.17%) IBM
3 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
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