The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 96 69 58
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -11
Contract jobs citing SOAP 11 12 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.71% 1.08% 2.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.64% 3.09% 7.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 13
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.45% +32.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £292 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £470 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.38% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £38.03 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+15.71% +23.65%
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
416 388 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 26.67% 34.83% 31.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 276 160
Average daily rate £330 £320 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £225 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 10
Average hourly rate £37.50 £13.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+188.46% -65.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £33.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £13.00 £43.31
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 Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 7 July 2015.

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 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 21 (58.33%) REST
2 16 (44.44%) System Integration Testing
3 15 (41.67%) Salesforce.com
3 15 (41.67%) Apex Code
4 13 (36.11%) Release Management
4 13 (36.11%) Integration Testing
4 13 (36.11%) Web Services
5 10 (27.78%) XML
5 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
6 9 (25.00%) .NET
6 9 (25.00%) CRM
6 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (22.22%) Finance
8 6 (16.67%) SOA
8 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET
8 6 (16.67%) Test Automation
8 6 (16.67%) SoapUI
9 5 (13.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 5 (13.89%) SDLC
9 5 (13.89%) jQuery
9 5 (13.89%) ISTQB
9 5 (13.89%) CSS
9 5 (13.89%) IIS
9 5 (13.89%) Oracle
9 5 (13.89%) C#
9 5 (13.89%) HTML
9 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
9 5 (13.89%) SQL
9 5 (13.89%) WSDL
9 5 (13.89%) ITIL

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 (13.89%) IIS
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (5.56%) SAS
3 1 (2.78%) CMS
3 1 (2.78%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) SPSS
2 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) Internet
2 4 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (2.78%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.56%) OLAP
3 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.56%) MOLAP
3 2 (5.56%) ROLAP
3 2 (5.56%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.56%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) SoapUI
2 3 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.56%) JProfiler
3 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.56%) JUnit
3 2 (5.56%) Eclipse
3 2 (5.56%) Subversion
3 2 (5.56%) Hudson
4 1 (2.78%) ReSharper
4 1 (2.78%) Selenium
4 1 (2.78%) FitNesse
4 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.78%) HP UFT
4 1 (2.78%) NUnit
4 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.78%) NSubstitute
4 1 (2.78%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.78%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (2.78%) Moq
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (58.33%) Developer
2 15 (41.67%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Technical Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Consultant
4 5 (13.89%) Tester
4 5 (13.89%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Support Consultant
6 3 (8.33%) Technical Support
6 3 (8.33%) Technical Support Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Data Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Data Analytics Architect
8 1 (2.78%) QA Leader
8 1 (2.78%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
8 1 (2.78%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Test Leader
8 1 (2.78%) Applications Support
8 1 (2.78%) Applications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (58.33%) REST
2 13 (36.11%) Web Services
3 10 (27.78%) XML
4 9 (25.00%) .NET
5 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 5 (13.89%) CSS
6 5 (13.89%) WSDL
6 5 (13.89%) jQuery
6 5 (13.89%) HTML
7 4 (11.11%) JSON
7 4 (11.11%) Ajax
8 3 (8.33%) WCF
8 3 (8.33%) RESTful
8 3 (8.33%) XSD
9 2 (5.56%) ADO.NET
9 2 (5.56%) GWT
9 2 (5.56%) Hibernate
9 2 (5.56%) Spring
9 2 (5.56%) Apache Jena
9 2 (5.56%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) Algorithms
2 2 (5.56%) Client/Server
2 2 (5.56%) W3C
2 2 (5.56%) Replication
2 2 (5.56%) Taxonomies
2 2 (5.56%) Ontologies
2 2 (5.56%) Chemistry
2 2 (5.56%) Data Integration
2 2 (5.56%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.78%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) System Integration Testing
2 13 (36.11%) Release Management
2 13 (36.11%) Integration Testing
3 9 (25.00%) CRM
3 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (16.67%) SOA
4 6 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 5 (13.89%) ITIL
5 5 (13.89%) SDLC
6 4 (11.11%) MVC
6 4 (11.11%) Software Testing
7 3 (8.33%) Open Source
7 3 (8.33%) Waterfall
7 3 (8.33%) RAD
7 3 (8.33%) Change Control
8 2 (5.56%) Low Latency
8 2 (5.56%) Web Application Development
8 2 (5.56%) Data Analytics
8 2 (5.56%) Kimball Methodology
8 2 (5.56%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 15 (41.67%) Apex Code
2 5 (13.89%) C#
2 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
2 5 (13.89%) SQL
3 2 (5.56%) Java
3 2 (5.56%) SPARQL
4 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) ISEB
1 5 (13.89%) ISTQB
2 3 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (41.67%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle
3 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.11%) VMware
4 2 (5.56%) Avaya
4 2 (5.56%) Cisco
5 1 (2.78%) HP
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