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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 62 75 75
Rank change year-on-year
+13 0
Contract jobs citing SOAP 29 28 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.49% 1.78% 1.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.92% 5.05% 4.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 18 7
Median daily rate £510 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.11% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £275 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £621 £465 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £386 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.43% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
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 Leeds region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
419 554 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 35.93% 35.29% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 364 225
Median daily rate £425 £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 6 December 2016.

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 6 December 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 Leeds region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 39 (78.00%) Java
2 29 (58.00%) REST
3 27 (54.00%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (42.00%) SOA
5 20 (40.00%) Web Services
6 18 (36.00%) TDD
7 16 (32.00%) MuleSoft
8 14 (28.00%) Mule
8 14 (28.00%) Mule ESB
9 13 (26.00%) SQL
10 12 (24.00%) JMS
10 12 (24.00%) Git (software)
11 11 (22.00%) RESTful
11 11 (22.00%) JSON
11 11 (22.00%) Spring
12 10 (20.00%) Scrum
12 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
12 10 (20.00%) JavaScript
12 10 (20.00%) XML
12 10 (20.00%) JIRA
12 10 (20.00%) Jenkins
13 9 (18.00%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (18.00%) BDD
13 9 (18.00%) .NET
13 9 (18.00%) J2EE
14 8 (16.00%) C#
14 8 (16.00%) SDLC
15 7 (14.00%) Software Delivery
15 7 (14.00%) Enterprise Software
15 7 (14.00%) Hibernate

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 14 (28.00%) Mule
1 14 (28.00%) Mule ESB
2 5 (10.00%) Confluence
2 5 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.00%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (8.00%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (2.00%) CMS
4 1 (2.00%) IIS
4 1 (2.00%) Jetty
4 1 (2.00%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) InfoPath
2 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (10.00%) GitHub
3 4 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (8.00%) CloudBees
3 4 (8.00%) IaaS
3 4 (8.00%) OpenShift
3 4 (8.00%) PaaS
4 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) LDAP
2 2 (4.00%) Internet
3 1 (2.00%) DNS
3 1 (2.00%) Firewall
3 1 (2.00%) HTTP
3 1 (2.00%) SMTP
3 1 (2.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) MySQL
2 4 (8.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (4.00%) DB2
4 2 (4.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (24.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 10 (20.00%) JIRA
3 7 (14.00%) JUnit
3 7 (14.00%) Maven
4 6 (12.00%) SoapUI
5 5 (10.00%) Mockito
5 5 (10.00%) Selenium
5 5 (10.00%) SonarQube
6 4 (8.00%) Cucumber
6 4 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (8.00%) Visual Studio
7 3 (6.00%) Gradle
7 3 (6.00%) Subversion
7 3 (6.00%) Zephyr
8 2 (4.00%) Ant
8 2 (4.00%) Appium
8 2 (4.00%) Spock
8 2 (4.00%) TeamCity
9 1 (2.00%) HP UFT
General
1 4 (8.00%) Local Government
2 2 (4.00%) Banking
2 2 (4.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Retail
2 2 (4.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (54.00%) Developer
2 10 (20.00%) Architect
3 8 (16.00%) Java Developer
4 7 (14.00%) Integration Developer
4 7 (14.00%) MuleSoft Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Java Architect
6 4 (8.00%) Technical Leader
7 3 (6.00%) CRM Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.00%) Consultant
8 2 (4.00%) Development Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Architect
8 2 (4.00%) Java Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.00%) Solutions Consultant
8 2 (4.00%) Technical Architect
8 2 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (4.00%) Test Automation Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Test Engineer
9 1 (2.00%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (58.00%) REST
2 20 (40.00%) Web Services
3 12 (24.00%) JMS
4 11 (22.00%) JSON
4 11 (22.00%) RESTful
4 11 (22.00%) Spring
5 10 (20.00%) XML
6 9 (18.00%) .NET
6 9 (18.00%) J2EE
7 7 (14.00%) EJB
7 7 (14.00%) Hibernate
8 6 (12.00%) CSS
8 6 (12.00%) Middleware
8 6 (12.00%) Servlets
9 5 (10.00%) .NET Framework
10 4 (8.00%) Ajax
10 4 (8.00%) LAMP
10 4 (8.00%) WSDL
10 4 (8.00%) XML Schema
10 4 (8.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (10.00%) N-Tier
2 5 (10.00%) User Experience
3 4 (8.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.00%) PKI
4 3 (6.00%) Smartcard
5 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.00%) IVR
5 1 (2.00%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.00%) Replication
5 1 (2.00%) VCE vBlock
5 1 (2.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.00%) Linux
1 7 (14.00%) Windows
2 6 (12.00%) Unix
3 2 (4.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (54.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (42.00%) SOA
3 18 (36.00%) TDD
4 10 (20.00%) Scrum
5 9 (18.00%) BDD
5 9 (18.00%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (16.00%) SDLC
7 7 (14.00%) Software Delivery
8 6 (12.00%) API Development
8 6 (12.00%) B2B
8 6 (12.00%) EAI
8 6 (12.00%) E-Commerce
9 5 (10.00%) Kanban
9 5 (10.00%) Microservices
9 5 (10.00%) Open Source
9 5 (10.00%) Workflow
10 4 (8.00%) ATDD
10 4 (8.00%) Build Automation
10 4 (8.00%) Unit Testing
10 4 (8.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 39 (78.00%) Java
2 13 (26.00%) SQL
3 10 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (16.00%) C#
5 4 (8.00%) PHP
5 4 (8.00%) Ruby
6 3 (6.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (6.00%) C++
6 3 (6.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.00%) Korn
7 2 (4.00%) Scala
8 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) Degree
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.00%) CCNP
2 3 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.00%) MCSE
2 3 (6.00%) RHCE
3 2 (4.00%) ISEB
3 2 (4.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (4.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.00%) QA
2 3 (6.00%) HL7
3 2 (4.00%) FATCA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (2.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (2.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) Puppet
2 1 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 16 (32.00%) MuleSoft
2 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (12.00%) Oracle
4 2 (4.00%) Solace
5 1 (2.00%) Avaya
5 1 (2.00%) Genesys
5 1 (2.00%) HP
5 1 (2.00%) Splunk
5 1 (2.00%) VMware
5 1 (2.00%) Zend