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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 47 60 53
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Contract jobs citing SOAP 21 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.28% 0.92% 1.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.40% 3.92% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 3
Median daily rate £325 £388 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +23.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £344 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £431 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.14 £36.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
-13.51% -17.71%
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
202 204 264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 31.51% 23.42% 37.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 96 171
Median daily rate £332 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.93% +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
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 May 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 36 (72.00%) Web Services
2 31 (62.00%) REST
3 28 (56.00%) Banking
4 27 (54.00%) Java
5 26 (52.00%) SQL
5 26 (52.00%) CSS
6 22 (44.00%) Spring
6 22 (44.00%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (42.00%) Git (software)
7 21 (42.00%) Subversion
7 21 (42.00%) JUnit
7 21 (42.00%) HTML
8 19 (38.00%) TDD
8 19 (38.00%) Maven
9 18 (36.00%) Mockito
9 18 (36.00%) Eclipse
9 18 (36.00%) Bitbucket
9 18 (36.00%) HTML5
9 18 (36.00%) Gradle
9 18 (36.00%) Microservices
10 17 (34.00%) MVC
10 17 (34.00%) XML
11 16 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (32.00%) Spring MVC
11 16 (32.00%) React
11 16 (32.00%) AngularJS
12 15 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
12 15 (30.00%) CSS3
12 15 (30.00%) Web Development
12 15 (30.00%) Struts

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 9 (18.00%) MQSeries
2 8 (16.00%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
3 4 (8.00%) WebSphere
4 3 (6.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (6.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (4.00%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (4.00%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.00%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.00%) HTTP
2 8 (16.00%) FTP
2 8 (16.00%) HTTPS
2 8 (16.00%) WinSCP
3 3 (6.00%) Wireshark
4 2 (4.00%) SSL
5 1 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (42.00%) Git (software)
1 21 (42.00%) JUnit
1 21 (42.00%) Subversion
2 19 (38.00%) Maven
3 18 (36.00%) Bitbucket
3 18 (36.00%) Eclipse
3 18 (36.00%) Gradle
3 18 (36.00%) Mockito
4 8 (16.00%) ClearCase
4 8 (16.00%) XMLSpy
5 3 (6.00%) CruiseControl
5 3 (6.00%) Fiddler
5 3 (6.00%) TeamCity
6 2 (4.00%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.00%) Artifactory
7 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.00%) Selenium
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.00%) Vagrant
General
1 28 (56.00%) Banking
2 3 (6.00%) Retail
2 3 (6.00%) Retail Banking
3 2 (4.00%) Finance
3 2 (4.00%) Front Office
3 2 (4.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (78.00%) Developer
2 10 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 8 (16.00%) Java Developer
4 5 (10.00%) Web Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Applications Support
6 3 (6.00%) MongoDB Developer
6 3 (6.00%) T-SQL Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Developer
7 2 (4.00%) SOA Developer
8 1 (2.00%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.00%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.00%) Designer
8 1 (2.00%) J2EE Developer
8 1 (2.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (2.00%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (2.00%) JSP Developer
8 1 (2.00%) Mobile Developer
8 1 (2.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (72.00%) Web Services
2 31 (62.00%) REST
3 26 (52.00%) CSS
4 22 (44.00%) Spring
5 21 (42.00%) HTML
6 18 (36.00%) HTML5
7 17 (34.00%) XML
8 16 (32.00%) AngularJS
8 16 (32.00%) React
8 16 (32.00%) Spring MVC
9 15 (30.00%) CSS3
9 15 (30.00%) Struts
10 14 (28.00%) JSON
11 13 (26.00%) WSDL
12 11 (22.00%) XSLT
13 9 (18.00%) JMS
13 9 (18.00%) Middleware
13 9 (18.00%) XSD
14 8 (16.00%) Hibernate
14 8 (16.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) DataPower
2 8 (16.00%) SWIFT
3 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.00%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.00%) Unix
2 1 (2.00%) Android
2 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.00%) Continuous Integration
2 19 (38.00%) TDD
3 18 (36.00%) Microservices
4 17 (34.00%) MVC
5 16 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 15 (30.00%) SOA
6 15 (30.00%) Web Design
6 15 (30.00%) Web Development
7 10 (20.00%) Front End Development
8 9 (18.00%) Validation
9 8 (16.00%) Defect Tracking
9 8 (16.00%) EAI
10 7 (14.00%) OO
11 5 (10.00%) UML
11 5 (10.00%) Unit Testing
12 4 (8.00%) OOA/OOD
12 4 (8.00%) OOD
12 4 (8.00%) Scrum
13 3 (6.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 27 (54.00%) Java
2 26 (52.00%) SQL
3 12 (24.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.00%) C#
4 3 (6.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.00%) SLA
2 8 (16.00%) HL7
2 8 (16.00%) SEPA
3 2 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (16.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (22.00%) IBM
2 9 (18.00%) Pega
3 8 (16.00%) HP
3 8 (16.00%) Remedy
4 3 (6.00%) Oracle
5 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.00%) Sybase