The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 21 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SOAP 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 1.06% - 0.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.00% - 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.27 £35.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-11.91% +9.23%
SOAP
West Yorkshire

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 Halifax region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
10 13 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 10.64% 8.23% 12.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 15
Median daily rate £438 £313 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -26.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £293 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £350 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Halifax 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 Halifax

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

SOAP
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 2 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 Halifax region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSD
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) WSDL
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) XPath
1 1 (100.00%) DataPower

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) WSDL
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) DataPower
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) XPath
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM