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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 41 31 53
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +22
Contract jobs citing SOAP 15 25 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.68% 4.05% 2.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.20% 15.63% 7.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 14
Median daily rate £358 £288 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.34% -32.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £318 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £36.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+50.68% +14.06%

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
163 160 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 29.16% 25.93% 27.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 83 138
Median daily rate £350 £300 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £225 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £375 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Median hourly rate £17.32 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017, 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 24 (88.89%) Java
2 21 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (70.37%) Spring
4 16 (59.26%) REST
4 16 (59.26%) SQL
4 16 (59.26%) XML
5 15 (55.56%) JSON
6 14 (51.85%) Banking
7 12 (44.44%) Unix
7 12 (44.44%) Relational Database
8 11 (40.74%) Gradle
9 10 (37.04%) Jenkins
9 10 (37.04%) Microservices
10 9 (33.33%) Maven
10 9 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
10 9 (33.33%) Ant
10 9 (33.33%) Scrum
10 9 (33.33%) Web Services
10 9 (33.33%) JMS
11 8 (29.63%) JUnit
11 8 (29.63%) OO
11 8 (29.63%) DB2
11 8 (29.63%) Unit Testing
11 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
12 7 (25.93%) Hibernate
12 7 (25.93%) HTML
12 7 (25.93%) IBM
12 7 (25.93%) Shell Script
13 6 (22.22%) TDD
13 6 (22.22%) Perforce

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 4 (14.81%) Confluence
1 4 (14.81%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (11.11%) WebSphere
3 2 (7.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (7.41%) CMS
3 2 (7.41%) GlassFish
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (7.41%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 6 (22.22%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) Relational Database
2 8 (29.63%) DB2
3 3 (11.11%) MySQL
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.70%) KDB
5 1 (3.70%) Kdb+
5 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (40.74%) Gradle
2 10 (37.04%) Jenkins
3 9 (33.33%) Ant
3 9 (33.33%) Maven
4 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
4 8 (29.63%) JUnit
5 6 (22.22%) Hudson
6 4 (14.81%) JIRA
7 3 (11.11%) Apache Ivy
8 2 (7.41%) Bitbucket
8 2 (7.41%) Concordion
8 2 (7.41%) Eclipse
8 2 (7.41%) JBehave
8 2 (7.41%) Mockito
8 2 (7.41%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (7.41%) Subversion
9 1 (3.70%) ClearCase
9 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
9 1 (3.70%) IntelliJ
9 1 (3.70%) Selenium
General
1 14 (51.85%) Banking
2 5 (18.52%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Front Office
3 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (96.30%) Developer
2 21 (77.78%) Java Developer
3 1 (3.70%) C++ Developer
3 1 (3.70%) Core Java Developer
3 1 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (3.70%) Front Office Developer
3 1 (3.70%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
3 1 (3.70%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (70.37%) Spring
2 16 (59.26%) REST
2 16 (59.26%) XML
3 15 (55.56%) JSON
4 9 (33.33%) JMS
4 9 (33.33%) Web Services
5 7 (25.93%) Hibernate
5 7 (25.93%) HTML
6 6 (22.22%) J2EE
7 5 (18.52%) Protocol Buffers
8 4 (14.81%) Apache CXF
8 4 (14.81%) HTML5
8 4 (14.81%) JDBC
8 4 (14.81%) Middleware
9 3 (11.11%) Apache Flex
9 3 (11.11%) CSS
10 2 (7.41%) Apache Camel
10 2 (7.41%) Java EE
10 2 (7.41%) JRuby
10 2 (7.41%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (18.52%) Fixed Income
2 4 (14.81%) Wiki
3 3 (11.11%) DataPower
3 3 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (7.41%) Derivative
4 2 (7.41%) Equities
4 2 (7.41%) NHS
4 2 (7.41%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Unix
2 4 (14.81%) Linux
3 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (37.04%) Microservices
3 9 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
3 9 (33.33%) Scrum
4 8 (29.63%) OO
4 8 (29.63%) Unit Testing
5 6 (22.22%) Automated Testing
5 6 (22.22%) TDD
6 4 (14.81%) Domain-Driven Design
6 4 (14.81%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (14.81%) SOA
6 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (14.81%) Translating Business Requirements
7 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (11.11%) SDLC
8 2 (7.41%) Data Migration
8 2 (7.41%) Multithreading
8 2 (7.41%) Performance Testing
8 2 (7.41%) Visualisation
8 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 24 (88.89%) Java
2 16 (59.26%) SQL
3 7 (25.93%) Shell Script
4 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.41%) C#
5 2 (7.41%) Groovy
5 2 (7.41%) Jython
6 1 (3.70%) C++
6 1 (3.70%) Perl
6 1 (3.70%) PHP
6 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) MiFID
2 2 (7.41%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (7.41%) EMIR
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) IBM
2 6 (22.22%) Perforce
3 2 (7.41%) Adobe
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) Sybase
4 1 (3.70%) Bloomberg
4 1 (3.70%) Reuters
4 1 (3.70%) Twitter
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