The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 63 56 57
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Contract jobs citing SOAP 10 11 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.12% 1.56% 2.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.59% 3.81% 4.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 7
Average daily rate
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£425 £315 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.92% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £303 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £423 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £344
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+9.23% +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 Glasgow region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
218 289 409
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 24.44% 40.99% 43.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 178 185
Average daily rate £375 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £266 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £21.50 £13.50 £15.89
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.25% -15.01%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 May 2015.

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 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 20 (68.97%) Java
2 16 (55.17%) Web Services
3 14 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (41.38%) XML
5 11 (37.93%) Relational Database
6 10 (34.48%) Finance
7 8 (27.59%) JMS
7 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
8 6 (20.69%) Data Modelling
8 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
8 6 (20.69%) Apache Camel
8 6 (20.69%) Mentoring
8 6 (20.69%) Coaching
9 5 (17.24%) User Experience
9 5 (17.24%) JBoss
9 5 (17.24%) RDBMS
9 5 (17.24%) IBM
9 5 (17.24%) TDD
9 5 (17.24%) REST
10 4 (13.79%) Spring
10 4 (13.79%) JSON
10 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (13.79%) C#
10 4 (13.79%) .NET
11 3 (10.34%) WebLogic
11 3 (10.34%) HTML
11 3 (10.34%) SQL
11 3 (10.34%) VB
11 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
11 3 (10.34%) CSS

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 5 (17.24%) JBoss
2 3 (10.34%) WebLogic
3 2 (6.90%) IIS
4 1 (3.45%) Apache
4 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.45%) CMS
4 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (37.93%) Relational Database
2 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
3 5 (17.24%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Maven
1 3 (10.34%) SoapUI
2 2 (6.90%) Subversion
2 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.90%) Ant
3 1 (3.45%) JUnit
3 1 (3.45%) JDeveloper
3 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.45%) Mockito
3 1 (3.45%) Hudson
3 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.45%) Android Studio
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.34%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Developer
2 9 (31.03%) Technical Leader
3 7 (24.14%) Java Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) .NET Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Android Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Team Leader
6 2 (6.90%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Solutions Designer
7 1 (3.45%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Tester
7 1 (3.45%) Performance Test Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) Web Services
2 12 (41.38%) XML
3 8 (27.59%) JMS
4 6 (20.69%) Apache Camel
5 5 (17.24%) REST
6 4 (13.79%) Spring
6 4 (13.79%) JSON
6 4 (13.79%) .NET
7 3 (10.34%) HTML
7 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
7 3 (10.34%) CSS
7 3 (10.34%) Hibernate
8 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (6.90%) JPA
8 2 (6.90%) jQuery
8 2 (6.90%) Apache CXF
8 2 (6.90%) JSF
8 2 (6.90%) EJB
8 2 (6.90%) WCF
8 2 (6.90%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) User Experience
2 1 (3.45%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Android
2 1 (3.45%) UNIX
2 1 (3.45%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.69%) Data Modelling
2 6 (20.69%) Mentoring
2 6 (20.69%) Coaching
3 5 (17.24%) TDD
4 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (10.34%) MVC
5 3 (10.34%) SOA
5 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (10.34%) Android Development
6 2 (6.90%) Test Planning
6 2 (6.90%) Web Development
6 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
6 2 (6.90%) ETL
6 2 (6.90%) Scrum
7 1 (3.45%) ITIL
7 1 (3.45%) OOP
7 1 (3.45%) OO
7 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.45%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 20 (68.97%) Java
2 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
3 4 (13.79%) C#
4 3 (10.34%) SQL
4 3 (10.34%) VB
5 2 (6.90%) VB6
6 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.45%) VBA
6 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) IBM
2 2 (6.90%) Informatica
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) Sybase
3 1 (3.45%) Cognos
3 1 (3.45%) TIBCO