The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 32 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SOAP 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.16% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.11% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £43.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-17.71% +45.83%
SOAP
Merseyside

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 Liverpool region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
37 40 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 14.34% 27.59% 24.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 20 17
Average daily rate £320 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £88 £250 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £14.79
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.62 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.48% -

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

SOAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 5 (83.33%) Finance
1 5 (83.33%) XML
1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) J2EE
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) Sybase
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) TIBCO
3 2 (33.33%) Middleware
3 2 (33.33%) XML Messaging
3 2 (33.33%) Perforce
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) UML
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 2 (33.33%) Data Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 2 (33.33%) Relational Database

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 (33.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
1 5 (83.33%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Perl Developer
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) J2EE
3 2 (33.33%) Middleware
3 2 (33.33%) XML Messaging
3 2 (33.33%) RESTful
4 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
4 1 (16.67%) POJO
4 1 (16.67%) REST
4 1 (16.67%) JiBX
4 1 (16.67%) JAX-WS
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) WCF
4 1 (16.67%) Spring
4 1 (16.67%) WSDL
4 1 (16.67%) JAXB
4 1 (16.67%) XSLT
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) UML
1 2 (33.33%) OO
1 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
1 2 (33.33%) Data Architecture
1 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
1 2 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Sybase
2 2 (33.33%) TIBCO
2 2 (33.33%) Perforce