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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 34 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SOAP 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 0.57% - 1.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.79% - 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £374 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.75 £34.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-21.32% -15.00%
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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
56 18 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 31.82% 23.38% 25.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 13 16
Average daily rate £440 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £202 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £298 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.97%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 24 December 2014, 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 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XSLT
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) RUP
2 1 (33.33%) DSDM
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) EAI
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) WSDL
2 1 (33.33%) Informatica
2 1 (33.33%) TIBCO
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) NUnit
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) WPF
2 1 (33.33%) WF
2 1 (33.33%) Silverlight
2 1 (33.33%) LINQ
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Integration

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) NUnit
1 1 (33.33%) MSTest
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Data Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Designer
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Data Integration Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Designer
1 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XSLT
2 1 (33.33%) WSDL
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) WPF
2 1 (33.33%) WF
2 1 (33.33%) Silverlight
2 1 (33.33%) LINQ
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) UML
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) RUP
1 1 (33.33%) DSDM
1 1 (33.33%) EAI
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Use Case
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) MVVM
1 1 (33.33%) Event-Driven Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Informatica
1 1 (33.33%) TIBCO