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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 60 56 45
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -11
Contract jobs citing SOAP 8 12 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.93% 1.59% 3.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.88% 4.30% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 7
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +18.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £38.03 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+15.71% +23.65%
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
206 279 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 24.04% 37.05% 40.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 155 143
Average daily rate £325 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £425 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £65.00 £13.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+381.48% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

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
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 3 July 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 14 (70.00%) Java
2 12 (60.00%) Web Services
3 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 7 (35.00%) Spring
4 7 (35.00%) C#
5 6 (30.00%) Finance
5 6 (30.00%) TDD
6 5 (25.00%) RDBMS
6 5 (25.00%) SQL
6 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (25.00%) .NET
6 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 5 (25.00%) XML
6 5 (25.00%) Apache Camel
7 4 (20.00%) RESTful
7 4 (20.00%) JBoss
7 4 (20.00%) JMS
7 4 (20.00%) Oracle
7 4 (20.00%) SOA
7 4 (20.00%) Banking
7 4 (20.00%) WCF
8 3 (15.00%) WPF
8 3 (15.00%) JSON
8 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
8 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
8 3 (15.00%) Maven
8 3 (15.00%) IBM
8 3 (15.00%) Middleware

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 4 (20.00%) JBoss
2 2 (10.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (10.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) Apache
3 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.00%) CMS
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) CTI
1 1 (5.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Maven
1 3 (15.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (10.00%) Subversion
2 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.00%) Ant
2 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.00%) NUnit
3 1 (5.00%) CruiseControl
3 1 (5.00%) JDeveloper
3 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.00%) Hudson
3 1 (5.00%) Fiddler
3 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.00%) MSBuild
3 1 (5.00%) QUnit
3 1 (5.00%) Jasmine
3 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Banking
3 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (5.00%) Front Office
4 1 (5.00%) Retail
4 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Leader
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Java Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) Web Services
2 7 (35.00%) Spring
3 5 (25.00%) XML
3 5 (25.00%) .NET
3 5 (25.00%) Apache Camel
4 4 (20.00%) RESTful
4 4 (20.00%) JMS
4 4 (20.00%) WCF
5 3 (15.00%) WPF
5 3 (15.00%) JSON
5 3 (15.00%) Middleware
5 3 (15.00%) CSS
5 3 (15.00%) WinForms
5 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (15.00%) REST
6 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (10.00%) Backbone.js
6 2 (10.00%) HTML
6 2 (10.00%) EJB
6 2 (10.00%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (5.00%) Web 2.0
1 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) UNIX
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) TDD
3 4 (20.00%) SOA
4 3 (15.00%) MVC
4 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (15.00%) Scrum
5 2 (10.00%) Test Planning
5 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.00%) Coaching
5 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.00%) OO
6 1 (5.00%) CRM
6 1 (5.00%) B2B
6 1 (5.00%) Migration
6 1 (5.00%) BPEL
6 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Web Development
6 1 (5.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) Java
2 7 (35.00%) C#
3 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) Perl
4 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (10.00%) VB6
5 2 (10.00%) VB
6 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.00%) Python
6 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) Sybase
2 3 (15.00%) IBM
3 2 (10.00%) Perforce
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) TIBCO