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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 91 64 47
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -17
Contract jobs citing SOAP 8 22 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.59% 1.81% 3.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.83% 4.77% 9.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 17 10
Average daily rate
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£432 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.76% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £230 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £43.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-17.71% +45.83%
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
437 461 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 32.20% 37.88% 33.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 334 160
Average daily rate £350 £320 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 £13.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.23% -60.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 22 (73.33%) REST
2 15 (50.00%) Apex Code
2 15 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
3 13 (43.33%) Release Management
3 13 (43.33%) Integration Testing
4 11 (36.67%) CRM
5 9 (30.00%) Web Services
6 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET
6 8 (26.67%) .NET
6 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (23.33%) C#
8 6 (20.00%) JSON
9 5 (16.67%) WCF
9 5 (16.67%) jQuery
9 5 (16.67%) HTML
9 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
9 5 (16.67%) SQL
9 5 (16.67%) CSS
10 4 (13.33%) XML
10 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
10 4 (13.33%) Ajax
10 4 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
10 4 (13.33%) MVC
10 4 (13.33%) NoSQL
11 3 (10.00%) SoapUI
11 3 (10.00%) Change Control
11 3 (10.00%) RESTful
11 3 (10.00%) Finance
11 3 (10.00%) CTI
11 3 (10.00%) SOA

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2 (6.67%) SAS
2 1 (3.33%) Umbraco
2 1 (3.33%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (13.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.67%) MOLAP
2 2 (6.67%) ROLAP
2 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.67%) OLAP
2 2 (6.67%) Hadoop
2 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (6.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.67%) JUnit
2 2 (6.67%) Subversion
2 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.67%) Hudson
2 2 (6.67%) JProfiler
2 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.33%) NSubstitute
3 1 (3.33%) ReSharper
3 1 (3.33%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (3.33%) Moq
3 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.33%) NUnit
3 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 22 (73.33%) Developer
2 15 (50.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Technical Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Tester
5 2 (6.67%) Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Data Architect
5 2 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Data Analytics Architect
6 1 (3.33%) AWS Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.33%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.33%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Tester
6 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.33%) CRM Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (73.33%) REST
2 9 (30.00%) Web Services
3 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET
3 8 (26.67%) .NET
4 6 (20.00%) JSON
5 5 (16.67%) WCF
5 5 (16.67%) jQuery
5 5 (16.67%) HTML
5 5 (16.67%) CSS
6 4 (13.33%) XML
6 4 (13.33%) Ajax
7 3 (10.00%) RESTful
7 3 (10.00%) WSDL
8 2 (6.67%) XSD
8 2 (6.67%) ADO.NET
8 2 (6.67%) Hibernate
8 2 (6.67%) HTML5
8 2 (6.67%) GWT
8 2 (6.67%) Spring
8 2 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) W3C
1 2 (6.67%) Client/Server
1 2 (6.67%) Replication
1 2 (6.67%) IVR
1 2 (6.67%) Visualisation
1 2 (6.67%) Data Integration
1 2 (6.67%) Open Source
1 2 (6.67%) Chemistry
1 2 (6.67%) Taxonomies
1 2 (6.67%) Ontologies
1 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.33%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Release Management
1 13 (43.33%) Integration Testing
2 11 (36.67%) CRM
3 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.33%) MVC
5 3 (10.00%) Change Control
5 3 (10.00%) SOA
6 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.67%) ETL
6 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
6 2 (6.67%) UML
6 2 (6.67%) RAD
6 2 (6.67%) Statistical Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) TOGAF
6 2 (6.67%) Reverse Engineering
6 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.67%) Web Analytics
6 2 (6.67%) Web Development
6 2 (6.67%) Web Application Development
6 2 (6.67%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) Apex Code
2 7 (23.33%) C#
3 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (6.67%) Java
4 2 (6.67%) SPARQL
5 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (3.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Avaya