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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 50 69 65
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -4
Contract jobs citing SOAP 29 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.24% 0.86% 0.096%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.45% 3.44% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 0
Average daily rate
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£320 £423 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.26% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £37.25
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +4.69%
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
343 291 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 26.49% 24.96% 12.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 138 60
Average daily rate £364 £325 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +14.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 20 October 2014.

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 20 October 2014, 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 54 (81.82%) XML
1 54 (81.82%) RESTful
2 45 (68.18%) Java
3 41 (62.12%) Web Services
4 35 (53.03%) HTTP
5 28 (42.42%) jQuery
6 27 (40.91%) Apache CXF
7 26 (39.39%) Java EE
7 26 (39.39%) JSON
7 26 (39.39%) JSF
7 26 (39.39%) J2EE
7 26 (39.39%) HTML
8 25 (37.88%) RichFaces
9 23 (34.85%) JBoss
10 21 (31.82%) Web Design
11 19 (28.79%) JavaScript
12 18 (27.27%) Linux
12 18 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (24.24%) Open Source
13 16 (24.24%) JSP
14 13 (19.70%) CSS
14 13 (19.70%) .NET
15 12 (18.18%) SQL
15 12 (18.18%) Mac OS X
15 12 (18.18%) User Experience
16 11 (16.67%) HTML5
17 10 (15.15%) Lync
17 10 (15.15%) Active Directory
17 10 (15.15%) Hibernate
17 10 (15.15%) IIS

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 23 (34.85%) JBoss
2 10 (15.15%) IIS
2 10 (15.15%) SharePoint
2 10 (15.15%) Lync
2 10 (15.15%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (10.61%) Apache
4 4 (6.06%) Tomcat
4 4 (6.06%) MS Exchange
4 4 (6.06%) CMS
5 1 (1.52%) Drupal
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.52%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 35 (53.03%) HTTP
2 1 (1.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.09%) MySQL
2 5 (7.58%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (6.06%) MongoDB
3 4 (6.06%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (13.64%) Subversion
2 7 (10.61%) Git (software)
3 5 (7.58%) Eclipse
4 4 (6.06%) JMeter
4 4 (6.06%) JUnit
5 3 (4.55%) HttpUnit
6 2 (3.03%) Ant
6 2 (3.03%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.52%) Trac
7 1 (1.52%) Maven
General
1 4 (6.06%) Finance
1 4 (6.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 58 (87.88%) Developer
2 24 (36.36%) UI Developer
2 24 (36.36%) UI Programmer
3 19 (28.79%) Java Developer
4 10 (15.15%) Senior Developer
4 10 (15.15%) SharePoint Developer
4 10 (15.15%) Front-End Developer
5 9 (13.64%) Lead Developer
6 7 (10.61%) Senior UI Developer
7 3 (4.55%) Web Developer
7 3 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Front-End Web Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Agile Java Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Software Engineer
9 1 (1.52%) Middleware Specialist
9 1 (1.52%) Technical Leader
9 1 (1.52%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 1 (1.52%) Software Architect
9 1 (1.52%) Architect
9 1 (1.52%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (81.82%) XML
1 54 (81.82%) RESTful
2 41 (62.12%) Web Services
3 28 (42.42%) jQuery
4 27 (40.91%) Apache CXF
5 26 (39.39%) JSF
5 26 (39.39%) Java EE
5 26 (39.39%) JSON
5 26 (39.39%) HTML
5 26 (39.39%) J2EE
6 25 (37.88%) RichFaces
7 16 (24.24%) JSP
8 13 (19.70%) CSS
8 13 (19.70%) .NET
9 11 (16.67%) HTML5
10 10 (15.15%) ASP.NET
10 10 (15.15%) Hibernate
11 6 (9.09%) REST
11 6 (9.09%) CSS3
11 6 (9.09%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 16 (24.24%) Open Source
2 12 (18.18%) User Experience
3 4 (6.06%) FMCG
4 3 (4.55%) Data Integration
4 3 (4.55%) Machine to Machine
5 2 (3.03%) Digital Media
5 2 (3.03%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.52%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 18 (27.27%) Linux
2 12 (18.18%) Mac OS X
3 6 (9.09%) Android
3 6 (9.09%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.55%) Windows
5 1 (1.52%) Solaris
5 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (31.82%) Web Design
2 18 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (13.64%) Web Development
3 9 (13.64%) Waterfall
3 9 (13.64%) Coaching
4 8 (12.12%) Mentoring
4 8 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (12.12%) SOA
5 7 (10.61%) Scrum
5 7 (10.61%) Project Management
5 7 (10.61%) Refactoring
5 7 (10.61%) Unit Testing
6 6 (9.09%) Dependency Management
6 6 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (7.58%) Software Engineering
8 4 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (6.06%) System Testing
8 4 (6.06%) Web Accessibility
8 4 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 45 (68.18%) Java
2 19 (28.79%) JavaScript
3 12 (18.18%) SQL
4 8 (12.12%) PowerShell
5 6 (9.09%) PHP
6 4 (6.06%) Ruby
7 3 (4.55%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.55%) Perl
8 2 (3.03%) Groovy
8 2 (3.03%) Scala
9 1 (1.52%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.52%) Python
9 1 (1.52%) XQuery
9 1 (1.52%) Jython
Qualifications
1 1 (1.52%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.12%) QA
System Software
1 10 (15.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 8 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.06%) Oracle
3 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.52%) InterSystems
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