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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 70 64 49
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -15
Contract jobs citing SOAP 12 16 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.88% 1.31% 1.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.71% 4.98% 4.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 2
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% -5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £356 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £428 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £180.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.33%
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
255 321 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 18.63% 26.27% 23.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 166 81
Average daily rate £351 £350 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.14% +15.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £235 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £428 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Average hourly rate £47.50 £18.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+163.88% -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

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 3 March 2015.

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 3 March 2015, 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 27 (81.82%) Java
2 25 (75.76%) RESTful
3 22 (66.67%) XML
4 19 (57.58%) J2EE
4 19 (57.58%) Apache CXF
5 16 (48.48%) JBoss
6 15 (45.45%) Java EE
7 14 (42.42%) jQuery
7 14 (42.42%) Web Services
7 14 (42.42%) HTTP
8 13 (39.39%) JSF
8 13 (39.39%) Hibernate
8 13 (39.39%) RichFaces
9 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (33.33%) Web Design
10 10 (30.30%) Apache
10 10 (30.30%) PHP
11 9 (27.27%) HTML
11 9 (27.27%) JSP
11 9 (27.27%) SOA
11 9 (27.27%) Spring
12 8 (24.24%) Open Source
12 8 (24.24%) Linux
13 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
13 7 (21.21%) Eclipse
13 7 (21.21%) JSON
14 6 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (18.18%) JPA
15 5 (15.15%) Android
15 5 (15.15%) PHP5

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 16 (48.48%) JBoss
2 10 (30.30%) Apache
3 5 (15.15%) Tomcat
3 5 (15.15%) CMS
3 5 (15.15%) nginx
4 4 (12.12%) WordPress
5 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
5 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
5 1 (3.03%) Drupal
Communications & Networking
1 14 (42.42%) HTTP
2 1 (3.03%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) MySQL
1 5 (15.15%) Relational Database
2 4 (12.12%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (12.12%) MongoDB
2 4 (12.12%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.03%) DB2
3 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Eclipse
2 5 (15.15%) Maven
3 4 (12.12%) JMeter
3 4 (12.12%) JUnit
4 3 (9.09%) HttpUnit
4 3 (9.09%) JProfiler
5 2 (6.06%) Subversion
6 1 (3.03%) Trac
6 1 (3.03%) Fiddler
6 1 (3.03%) Xcode
6 1 (3.03%) Ant
6 1 (3.03%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (3.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (78.79%) Developer
2 14 (42.42%) Java Developer
3 11 (33.33%) UI Developer
3 11 (33.33%) UI Programmer
4 8 (24.24%) Senior Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Senior UI Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Software Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Lead Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Lead Java Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Senior PHP Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Java Architect
8 1 (3.03%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Mobile Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Android Developer
8 1 (3.03%) iOS Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Performance Tester
8 1 (3.03%) Java Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (75.76%) RESTful
2 22 (66.67%) XML
3 19 (57.58%) J2EE
3 19 (57.58%) Apache CXF
4 15 (45.45%) Java EE
5 14 (42.42%) Web Services
5 14 (42.42%) jQuery
6 13 (39.39%) RichFaces
6 13 (39.39%) Hibernate
6 13 (39.39%) JSF
7 9 (27.27%) Spring
7 9 (27.27%) JSP
7 9 (27.27%) HTML
8 7 (21.21%) JSON
9 6 (18.18%) JPA
10 5 (15.15%) REST
11 4 (12.12%) JAAS
11 4 (12.12%) Ruby on Rails
11 4 (12.12%) .NET
11 4 (12.12%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Open Source
2 3 (9.09%) Machine to Machine
2 3 (9.09%) Data Integration
3 2 (6.06%) User Experience
4 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.03%) iPhone
4 1 (3.03%) iSeries
4 1 (3.03%) W3C
4 1 (3.03%) GIS
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Linux
2 5 (15.15%) Mac OS X
2 5 (15.15%) Android
2 5 (15.15%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.06%) UNIX
3 2 (6.06%) Windows
4 1 (3.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Web Design
1 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (27.27%) SOA
3 6 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (12.12%) CRM
4 4 (12.12%) Software Engineering
5 3 (9.09%) Web Development
5 3 (9.09%) Refactoring
5 3 (9.09%) TDD
5 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing
6 2 (6.06%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (6.06%) Waterfall
6 2 (6.06%) Workflow
7 1 (3.03%) Software Testing
7 1 (3.03%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Load Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Content Management
7 1 (3.03%) Project Management
7 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.03%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 27 (81.82%) Java
2 10 (30.30%) PHP
3 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
4 5 (15.15%) PHP5
5 4 (12.12%) Perl
5 4 (12.12%) Ruby
6 3 (9.09%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle
2 1 (3.03%) IBM
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