The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 28 February 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
England / London
Rank 125 135 153
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +18
Contract jobs citing SOAP 376 380 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.93% 1.80% 1.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.52% 5.67% 5.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 278 228
Median daily rate £466 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.61% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £324 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.27 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £36.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+50.68% +14.06%

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
6811 6702 6298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.01% 31.68% 30.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 5121 4952 4642
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 40 22
Median hourly rate £47.50 £50.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +72.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.56 £22.62 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £115.00 £52.75 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in London

SOAP
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the London region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in London

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in London

SOAP
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the London region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

SOAP Hourly Rate Histogram in London

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the London region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -1 52 £460 -5.64% 25
Canary Wharf +1 7 £575 -11.26%
Croydon -2 3 £383 -6.70%
Westminster +4 2 £480 +28.00%
West End of London +4 2 - - 5
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 - -
Hackney -4 1 £325 -3.70%
Docklands, London -6 1 £550 +39.24%
Brentford - 1 - -
Heathrow - 1 £400 -
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 London region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 532 (61.72%) REST
2 501 (58.12%) Web Services
3 498 (57.77%) Agile Software Development
4 445 (51.62%) Java
5 415 (48.14%) XML
6 351 (40.72%) JavaScript
7 303 (35.15%) SQL
8 296 (34.34%) JSON
9 281 (32.60%) HTML
10 246 (28.54%) CSS
11 237 (27.49%) Spring
12 235 (27.26%) TDD
13 223 (25.87%) Scrum
14 200 (23.20%) Jenkins
15 191 (22.16%) Git (software)
16 190 (22.04%) Finance
17 182 (21.11%) Linux
18 168 (19.49%) Unix
19 165 (19.14%) OO
20 164 (19.03%) JIRA
21 163 (18.91%) Oracle
22 159 (18.45%) Banking
23 158 (18.33%) Maven
24 152 (17.63%) RESTful
25 151 (17.52%) AngularJS
26 140 (16.24%) J2EE
27 139 (16.13%) jQuery
28 135 (15.66%) MVC
29 130 (15.08%) BDD
30 129 (14.97%) .NET

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in London 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
1 101 (11.72%) WebSphere
2 72 (8.35%) Tomcat
3 65 (7.54%) Apache
4 57 (6.61%) Confluence
4 57 (6.61%) JBoss
5 53 (6.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 47 (5.45%) WebLogic
7 40 (4.64%) CMS
8 33 (3.83%) Apache Solr
9 31 (3.60%) Mule
10 24 (2.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 19 (2.20%) BizTalk Server
12 17 (1.97%) WebSphere Application Server
13 16 (1.86%) Cloud Foundry
13 16 (1.86%) IIS
13 16 (1.86%) SharePoint
14 13 (1.51%) Mule ESB
15 10 (1.16%) GlassFish
16 9 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
16 9 (1.04%) MQSeries
Applications
1 17 (1.97%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.35%) MS Office
2 3 (0.35%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (1.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.62%) Remedy ITSM
3 13 (1.51%) Oracle BPM
4 10 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.46%) Payment Gateway
5 4 (0.46%) Workday HCM
6 3 (0.35%) Adobe Campaign
6 3 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.35%) SAP HCM
7 2 (0.23%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.12%) Eloqua
8 1 (0.12%) ION MarketView
8 1 (0.12%) Magento
8 1 (0.12%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.12%) RMDS
8 1 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.12%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 79 (9.16%) Amazon AWS
2 75 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 52 (6.03%) GitHub
4 33 (3.83%) PaaS
5 31 (3.60%) SaaS
6 27 (3.13%) IaaS
7 13 (1.51%) OpenShift
8 12 (1.39%) CloudBees
9 11 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
9 11 (1.28%) Amazon ELB
10 10 (1.16%) Amazon S3
10 10 (1.16%) Force.com
11 9 (1.04%) TestFlight
12 8 (0.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 8 (0.93%) Boomi
13 7 (0.81%) Office 365
14 5 (0.58%) Amazon SQS
15 4 (0.46%) iPaaS
16 3 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
17 2 (0.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 71 (8.24%) HTTP
2 35 (4.06%) SSL
3 33 (3.83%) Firewall
4 24 (2.78%) HTTPS
5 23 (2.67%) Internet
5 23 (2.67%) LDAP
6 21 (2.44%) TCP/IP
7 17 (1.97%) FTP
8 13 (1.51%) Kerberos
9 11 (1.28%) SMTP
10 10 (1.16%) SSH
11 8 (0.93%) Intranet
12 7 (0.81%) MPLS
12 7 (0.81%) WinSCP
13 6 (0.70%) AMQP
14 5 (0.58%) LAN
14 5 (0.58%) SNMP
14 5 (0.58%) VPN
15 4 (0.46%) PuTTY
16 3 (0.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (8.93%) MySQL
2 75 (8.70%) SQL Server
3 70 (8.12%) Relational Database
4 57 (6.61%) MongoDB
4 57 (6.61%) NoSQL
5 43 (4.99%) Big Data
6 37 (4.29%) DB2
7 27 (3.13%) RDBMS
8 19 (2.20%) Apache Cassandra
8 19 (2.20%) Hadoop
8 19 (2.20%) Oracle Database
9 16 (1.86%) Redis
10 12 (1.39%) Azure SQL Database
11 10 (1.16%) SQLite
12 9 (1.04%) CouchDB
12 9 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
12 9 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (0.81%) SAP HANA
13 7 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (0.70%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 200 (23.20%) Jenkins
2 191 (22.16%) Git (software)
3 164 (19.03%) JIRA
4 158 (18.33%) Maven
5 119 (13.81%) JUnit
6 98 (11.37%) Selenium
7 74 (8.58%) Mockito
8 68 (7.89%) SoapUI
9 66 (7.66%) TeamCity
10 55 (6.38%) Cucumber
11 53 (6.15%) Gradle
12 52 (6.03%) Ant
13 48 (5.57%) Subversion
14 44 (5.10%) Eclipse
15 39 (4.52%) Spock
16 35 (4.06%) Hudson
17 31 (3.60%) WebDriver
18 29 (3.36%) NUnit
19 26 (3.02%) SonarQube
20 17 (1.97%) JMeter
General
1 190 (22.04%) Finance
2 159 (18.45%) Banking
3 63 (7.31%) Retail
4 28 (3.25%) Telecoms
5 26 (3.02%) Investment Banking
6 22 (2.55%) Marketing
7 11 (1.28%) Manufacturing
8 10 (1.16%) Electronics
8 10 (1.16%) Games
9 7 (0.81%) Law
9 7 (0.81%) Legal
10 6 (0.70%) Back Office
10 6 (0.70%) Publishing
11 5 (0.58%) Front Office
12 4 (0.46%) Advertising
12 4 (0.46%) Billing
13 3 (0.35%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.35%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.23%) Local Government
15 1 (0.12%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 530 (61.48%) Developer
2 207 (24.01%) Java Developer
3 142 (16.47%) Architect
4 80 (9.28%) Senior Developer
5 68 (7.89%) Solutions Architect
6 50 (5.80%) Consultant
7 43 (4.99%) .NET Developer
7 43 (4.99%) Senior Java Developer
8 38 (4.41%) Analyst
9 31 (3.60%) Salesforce Developer
10 30 (3.48%) Tester
11 25 (2.90%) C# Developer
11 25 (2.90%) Hybris Developer
11 25 (2.90%) ServiceNow Developer
12 24 (2.78%) Angular Developer
12 24 (2.78%) Integration Architect
13 22 (2.55%) Automation Tester
14 20 (2.32%) JavaScript Developer
14 20 (2.32%) UI Developer
15 19 (2.20%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 532 (61.72%) REST
2 501 (58.12%) Web Services
3 415 (48.14%) XML
4 296 (34.34%) JSON
5 281 (32.60%) HTML
6 246 (28.54%) CSS
7 237 (27.49%) Spring
8 152 (17.63%) RESTful
9 151 (17.52%) AngularJS
10 140 (16.24%) J2EE
11 139 (16.13%) jQuery
12 129 (14.97%) .NET
13 112 (12.99%) JMS
14 111 (12.88%) Hibernate
14 111 (12.88%) HTML5
15 95 (11.02%) Node.js
16 82 (9.51%) XSD
17 78 (9.05%) Java EE
17 78 (9.05%) JSP
18 72 (8.35%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 64 (7.42%) Analytical Skills
1 64 (7.42%) User Experience
2 44 (5.10%) Mobile App
3 38 (4.41%) Computer Science
4 30 (3.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 27 (3.13%) Data Structures
6 24 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
7 18 (2.09%) CMDB
8 17 (1.97%) Virtual Team
9 16 (1.86%) DataPower
10 13 (1.51%) N-Tier
11 11 (1.28%) Fixed Income
11 11 (1.28%) PKI
12 9 (1.04%) Derivative
13 8 (0.93%) Data Centre
13 8 (0.93%) SWIFT
14 7 (0.81%) Algorithms
14 7 (0.81%) Management Information System
14 7 (0.81%) Reference Data
15 6 (0.70%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 182 (21.11%) Linux
2 168 (19.49%) Unix
3 52 (6.03%) Windows
4 22 (2.55%) Apple iOS
5 13 (1.51%) Solaris
6 12 (1.39%) Android
7 9 (1.04%) Windows Server
8 8 (0.93%) HPUX
9 7 (0.81%) AIX
10 6 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.35%) CentOS
11 3 (0.35%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.23%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.23%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.12%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 498 (57.77%) Agile Software Development
2 235 (27.26%) TDD
3 223 (25.87%) Scrum
4 165 (19.14%) OO
5 135 (15.66%) MVC
6 130 (15.08%) BDD
7 106 (12.30%) DevOps
8 100 (11.60%) SOA
9 86 (9.98%) Continuous Integration
10 83 (9.63%) Unit Testing
11 80 (9.28%) E-Commerce
12 70 (8.12%) Microservices
13 63 (7.31%) SDLC
14 62 (7.19%) Open Source
15 61 (7.08%) UML
16 57 (6.61%) Software Engineering
17 54 (6.26%) Refactoring
18 53 (6.15%) Web Development
19 47 (5.45%) OOD
20 45 (5.22%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 445 (51.62%) Java
2 351 (40.72%) JavaScript
3 303 (35.15%) SQL
4 114 (13.23%) C#
5 113 (13.11%) Shell Script
6 69 (8.00%) Python
7 48 (5.57%) Korn
8 43 (4.99%) PHP
8 43 (4.99%) XPath
9 33 (3.83%) Bash Shell
10 32 (3.71%) Apex Code
11 27 (3.13%) PL/SQL
12 24 (2.78%) SOQL
13 23 (2.67%) Scala
14 22 (2.55%) Perl
15 18 (2.09%) C++
15 18 (2.09%) Groovy
16 16 (1.86%) Apple Swift
17 15 (1.74%) Objective-C
18 14 (1.62%) C
Qualifications
1 77 (8.93%) Degree
2 19 (2.20%) Security Cleared
3 14 (1.62%) SC Cleared
4 7 (0.81%) ISEB
4 7 (0.81%) ISTQB
5 4 (0.46%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.23%) MCSE
7 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.12%) AAT
8 1 (0.12%) CEH
8 1 (0.12%) CHFI
8 1 (0.12%) CISSP
8 1 (0.12%) CSSLP
8 1 (0.12%) PMP
8 1 (0.12%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (6.03%) QA
2 23 (2.67%) FATCA
3 17 (1.97%) MiFID
4 16 (1.86%) Dodd-Frank
4 16 (1.86%) EMIR
5 7 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
5 7 (0.81%) SDET
6 6 (0.70%) HL7
7 3 (0.35%) SEPA
8 2 (0.23%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.23%) PA-DSS
8 2 (0.23%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.12%) PMO
9 1 (0.12%) SLA
9 1 (0.12%) WCAG
System Software
1 40 (4.64%) Docker
2 22 (2.55%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.12%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.12%) etcd
5 1 (0.12%) HDFS
5 1 (0.12%) Varnish
5 1 (0.12%) vCloud
5 1 (0.12%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 36 (4.18%) Puppet
2 20 (2.32%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (1.86%) HP Quality Center
4 11 (1.28%) Ansible
5 8 (0.93%) Control-M
5 8 (0.93%) OpenSSO
6 7 (0.81%) Rancher
7 6 (0.70%) CloudHub
8 5 (0.58%) OpenAM
8 5 (0.58%) Piwik
9 4 (0.46%) CA Single Sign-On
9 4 (0.46%) MOM
9 4 (0.46%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 3 (0.35%) Oracle Identity Management
11 2 (0.23%) Perfmon
11 2 (0.23%) PowerBroker
12 1 (0.12%) Docker Swarm
12 1 (0.12%) Failover Clustering
12 1 (0.12%) Grafana
12 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 163 (18.91%) Oracle
2 74 (8.58%) Microsoft
3 70 (8.12%) IBM
4 59 (6.84%) Adobe
5 46 (5.34%) Salesforce.com
6 45 (5.22%) MuleSoft
6 45 (5.22%) Solace
7 39 (4.52%) ServiceNow
8 33 (3.83%) HP
9 27 (3.13%) hybris
9 27 (3.13%) SAP
10 25 (2.90%) Perforce
11 21 (2.44%) Apigee
12 19 (2.20%) ATG
13 17 (1.97%) BMC
14 16 (1.86%) Google
15 14 (1.62%) Informatica
15 14 (1.62%) Remedy
16 13 (1.51%) VMware
17 11 (1.28%) TIBCO
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