The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 60 79 75
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -4
Contract jobs citing SOAP 26 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.40% 0.97% 1.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.63% 2.95% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 8 7
Median daily rate £505 £281 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+79.55% -13.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £271 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £424 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.25 £37.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +15.62%

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 Leeds region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
392 475 393
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 36.20% 33.05% 35.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 316 279
Median daily rate £403 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 Leeds

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

SOAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the Leeds region.

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Leeds region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 43 (75.44%) Java
2 38 (66.67%) REST
3 34 (59.65%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (38.60%) Web Services
5 20 (35.09%) SOA
5 20 (35.09%) TDD
6 18 (31.58%) SQL
7 16 (28.07%) MuleSoft
8 15 (26.32%) Mule ESB
8 15 (26.32%) Mule
9 14 (24.56%) Spring
10 13 (22.81%) JavaScript
11 12 (21.05%) XML
11 12 (21.05%) JMS
11 12 (21.05%) Git (software)
12 11 (19.30%) RESTful
12 11 (19.30%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (19.30%) BDD
12 11 (19.30%) Jenkins
12 11 (19.30%) .NET
13 10 (17.54%) Microsoft
13 10 (17.54%) Scrum
14 9 (15.79%) E-Commerce
14 9 (15.79%) J2EE
14 9 (15.79%) C#
14 9 (15.79%) JUnit
14 9 (15.79%) Hibernate
14 9 (15.79%) JSON
14 9 (15.79%) JIRA
15 8 (14.04%) QA

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 15 (26.32%) Mule
1 15 (26.32%) Mule ESB
2 5 (8.77%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.02%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (7.02%) Confluence
4 3 (5.26%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.75%) CMS
6 1 (1.75%) IIS
6 1 (1.75%) JBoss
6 1 (1.75%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.75%) Sage 50
2 1 (1.75%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.77%) GitHub
1 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.02%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.26%) CloudBees
3 3 (5.26%) IaaS
3 3 (5.26%) OpenShift
3 3 (5.26%) PaaS
4 1 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.75%) Office 365
4 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.53%) LDAP
2 4 (7.02%) Internet
3 3 (5.26%) DNS
3 3 (5.26%) Firewall
3 3 (5.26%) HTTP
3 3 (5.26%) SMTP
3 3 (5.26%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.53%) NoSQL
2 4 (7.02%) MySQL
3 3 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.51%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (3.51%) Big Data
4 2 (3.51%) DB2
4 2 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (21.05%) Git (software)
2 11 (19.30%) Jenkins
3 9 (15.79%) JIRA
3 9 (15.79%) JUnit
4 7 (12.28%) Maven
4 7 (12.28%) Selenium
5 6 (10.53%) SoapUI
6 5 (8.77%) Cucumber
6 5 (8.77%) Mockito
6 5 (8.77%) SonarQube
6 5 (8.77%) Visual Studio
7 4 (7.02%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (5.26%) NUnit
8 3 (5.26%) Subversion
8 3 (5.26%) Zephyr
9 2 (3.51%) Appium
9 2 (3.51%) Eclipse
9 2 (3.51%) FitNesse
9 2 (3.51%) Spock
9 2 (3.51%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (7.02%) Local Government
2 3 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (1.75%) Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Marketing
3 1 (1.75%) Retail
3 1 (1.75%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (59.65%) Developer
2 12 (21.05%) Java Developer
3 8 (14.04%) Architect
3 8 (14.04%) MuleSoft Developer
4 7 (12.28%) Integration Developer
5 4 (7.02%) Java Architect
5 4 (7.02%) Technical Leader
6 3 (5.26%) CRM Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Consultant
7 2 (3.51%) Development Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Architect
7 2 (3.51%) Java Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.51%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.51%) Solutions Consultant
7 2 (3.51%) Technical Architect
7 2 (3.51%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (3.51%) Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Test Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (66.67%) REST
2 22 (38.60%) Web Services
3 14 (24.56%) Spring
4 12 (21.05%) JMS
4 12 (21.05%) XML
5 11 (19.30%) .NET
5 11 (19.30%) RESTful
6 9 (15.79%) Hibernate
6 9 (15.79%) J2EE
6 9 (15.79%) JSON
7 7 (12.28%) CSS
7 7 (12.28%) EJB
7 7 (12.28%) Middleware
8 6 (10.53%) Servlets
9 5 (8.77%) .NET Framework
9 5 (8.77%) XSLT
10 4 (7.02%) HTML
10 4 (7.02%) LAMP
10 4 (7.02%) WSDL
10 4 (7.02%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (10.53%) User Experience
2 5 (8.77%) N-Tier
3 4 (7.02%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.26%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.26%) PKI
4 3 (5.26%) Private Cloud
4 3 (5.26%) Replication
4 3 (5.26%) Smartcard
4 3 (5.26%) VCE vBlock
5 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.75%) IVR
5 1 (1.75%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.28%) Linux
1 7 (12.28%) Windows
2 6 (10.53%) Unix
3 2 (3.51%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (59.65%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (35.09%) SOA
2 20 (35.09%) TDD
3 11 (19.30%) BDD
3 11 (19.30%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (17.54%) Scrum
5 9 (15.79%) E-Commerce
6 8 (14.04%) OO
6 8 (14.04%) SDLC
7 7 (12.28%) Workflow
8 6 (10.53%) API Development
8 6 (10.53%) B2B
8 6 (10.53%) Build Automation
8 6 (10.53%) EAI
8 6 (10.53%) Open Source
8 6 (10.53%) Software Delivery
8 6 (10.53%) Waterfall
9 5 (8.77%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (8.77%) DevOps
9 5 (8.77%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 43 (75.44%) Java
2 18 (31.58%) SQL
3 13 (22.81%) JavaScript
4 9 (15.79%) C#
5 6 (10.53%) Ruby
6 5 (8.77%) Bash Shell
7 4 (7.02%) PHP
8 3 (5.26%) C++
8 3 (5.26%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.51%) Go
9 2 (3.51%) Korn
9 2 (3.51%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.51%) Python
9 2 (3.51%) Scala
10 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) Degree
1 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.26%) CCNP
2 3 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.26%) MCSE
2 3 (5.26%) RHCE
3 2 (3.51%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (3.51%) ISEB
3 2 (3.51%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.51%) MCITP
3 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.04%) QA
2 3 (5.26%) HL7
3 2 (3.51%) FATCA
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) VMware ESX
2 2 (3.51%) vCloud
2 2 (3.51%) vSphere
3 1 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) Puppet
2 3 (5.26%) vRealize
3 1 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (28.07%) MuleSoft
2 10 (17.54%) Microsoft
3 8 (14.04%) Oracle
4 4 (7.02%) VMware
5 2 (3.51%) Solace
6 1 (1.75%) Avaya
6 1 (1.75%) Genesys
6 1 (1.75%) HP
6 1 (1.75%) Magma
6 1 (1.75%) Sage
6 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.75%) SAP
6 1 (1.75%) Splunk
6 1 (1.75%) Zend