The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 48 51 47
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing SOAP 11 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.00% 1.27% 2.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.92% 5.99% 6.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 9
Median daily rate £270 £475 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.15% +15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £375 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £475 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
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 Glasgow region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
159 167 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 28.96% 21.19% 32.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 86 150
Median daily rate £360 £338 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £439 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing SOAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SOAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 20 (80.00%) Java
1 20 (80.00%) REST
2 17 (68.00%) Web Services
2 17 (68.00%) Spring
2 17 (68.00%) JSON
3 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (60.00%) JUnit
5 13 (52.00%) SQL
5 13 (52.00%) Maven
6 12 (48.00%) XML
6 12 (48.00%) Banking
7 11 (44.00%) Unit Testing
7 11 (44.00%) Gradle
7 11 (44.00%) Jenkins
8 10 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (40.00%) HTML
9 9 (36.00%) JMS
10 8 (32.00%) Git (software)
10 8 (32.00%) Automated Testing
10 8 (32.00%) Relational Database
10 8 (32.00%) HTML5
11 7 (28.00%) JIRA
11 7 (28.00%) Ant
11 7 (28.00%) JDBC
11 7 (28.00%) Subversion
11 7 (28.00%) TDD
12 6 (24.00%) Middleware
12 6 (24.00%) SOA
12 6 (24.00%) J2EE
12 6 (24.00%) Unix

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle Coherence
1 3 (12.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (8.00%) JBoss
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (24.00%) MongoDB
3 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (8.00%) DB2
4 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (8.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 15 (60.00%) JUnit
2 13 (52.00%) Maven
3 11 (44.00%) Gradle
3 11 (44.00%) Jenkins
4 8 (32.00%) Git (software)
5 7 (28.00%) Ant
5 7 (28.00%) JIRA
5 7 (28.00%) Subversion
6 6 (24.00%) Mockito
7 5 (20.00%) Bitbucket
7 5 (20.00%) Eclipse
8 4 (16.00%) Apache Ivy
9 3 (12.00%) Hudson
9 3 (12.00%) IntelliJ
10 2 (8.00%) Artifactory
10 2 (8.00%) ClearCase
10 2 (8.00%) Selenium
10 2 (8.00%) TeamCity
11 1 (4.00%) CruiseControl
11 1 (4.00%) Fiddler
General
1 12 (48.00%) Banking
2 5 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (8.00%) Front Office
3 2 (8.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (96.00%) Developer
2 19 (76.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (8.00%) MongoDB Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Agile Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (4.00%) C++ Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Core Java Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Front Office Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Java Scrum Master
5 1 (4.00%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (80.00%) REST
2 17 (68.00%) JSON
2 17 (68.00%) Spring
2 17 (68.00%) Web Services
3 12 (48.00%) XML
4 10 (40.00%) HTML
5 9 (36.00%) JMS
6 8 (32.00%) HTML5
7 7 (28.00%) JDBC
8 6 (24.00%) Apache CXF
8 6 (24.00%) J2EE
8 6 (24.00%) Middleware
9 5 (20.00%) CSS
9 5 (20.00%) Hibernate
10 3 (12.00%) Apache Flex
10 3 (12.00%) CSS3
10 3 (12.00%) FIX Protocol
10 3 (12.00%) RESTful
10 3 (12.00%) Spring MVC
10 3 (12.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Fixed Income
2 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) DataPower
2 3 (12.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (8.00%) Derivative
3 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (8.00%) Equities
3 2 (8.00%) NHS
3 2 (8.00%) OTC Derivatives
3 2 (8.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (4.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Unix
2 4 (16.00%) Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) Unit Testing
3 10 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (32.00%) Automated Testing
5 7 (28.00%) TDD
6 6 (24.00%) Microservices
6 6 (24.00%) SOA
7 5 (20.00%) Scrum
8 4 (16.00%) Multithreading
8 4 (16.00%) OOA/OOD
9 3 (12.00%) Concurrent Programming
9 3 (12.00%) Front End Development
9 3 (12.00%) MVC
9 3 (12.00%) OO
9 3 (12.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (12.00%) Web Design
9 3 (12.00%) Web Development
10 2 (8.00%) Migration
10 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
10 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) Java
2 13 (52.00%) SQL
3 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.00%) C#
5 1 (4.00%) C++
5 1 (4.00%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) MiFID
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Docker
2 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) IBM
2 3 (12.00%) Perforce
2 3 (12.00%) Reuters
2 3 (12.00%) Sybase
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.00%) Bloomberg