The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 28 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 20 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Contract jobs citing SOAP 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 2.00% 0.46% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.00% 2.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£575 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% -
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 £42.50 £35.00 £48.00
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -27.08%
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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 Luton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
20 46 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 13.33% 21.10% 23.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 33 9
Average daily rate £375 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £278 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Luton

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (60.00%) Microservices
3 3 (60.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (60.00%) REST
3 3 (60.00%) Low Latency
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (60.00%) AOP
3 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (60.00%) WCF
3 3 (60.00%) Mule
3 3 (60.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (60.00%) SOA
4 2 (40.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (20.00%) WSDL
5 1 (20.00%) CRM
5 1 (20.00%) ERP
5 1 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) J2EE
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 3 (60.00%) Mule
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) WCF
1 3 (60.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) WSDL
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) EJB
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) JSP
3 1 (20.00%) Servlets
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (60.00%) SOA
1 3 (60.00%) TDD
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (60.00%) AOP
1 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (60.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 3 (60.00%) Low Latency
1 3 (60.00%) Microservices
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Informatica
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) Pega