The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 57 51 37
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -14
Contract jobs citing SOAP 22 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.37% 0.76% 0.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.80% 3.01% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £38.03 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.82% +8.64%
SOAP
England

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 North East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
250 133 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 26.88% 25.29% 20.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 86 32
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 14
Average hourly rate £16.16 £36.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.11% +10.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in the North East

SOAP
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the North East region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the North East region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - 16 £263 - 8
Durham -7 6 £356 +42.50% 2
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 27 (77.14%) Web Services
2 24 (68.57%) Java
2 24 (68.57%) Oracle
3 21 (60.00%) J2EE
3 21 (60.00%) SQL
4 20 (57.14%) Linux
4 20 (57.14%) LDAP
5 19 (54.29%) Ant
5 19 (54.29%) WebLogic
5 19 (54.29%) Informatica
5 19 (54.29%) Service Management
5 19 (54.29%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 18 (51.43%) SLA
6 18 (51.43%) Shell Script
6 18 (51.43%) ITIL
6 18 (51.43%) Problem Management
7 16 (45.71%) Finance
7 16 (45.71%) Middleware
8 14 (40.00%) SOA
8 14 (40.00%) Security Cleared
9 13 (37.14%) Oracle Reports
9 13 (37.14%) Root Cause Analysis
9 13 (37.14%) SC Cleared
10 12 (34.29%) High Availability
10 12 (34.29%) JDBC
10 12 (34.29%) JMS
10 12 (34.29%) Clustering
10 12 (34.29%) JNDI
11 11 (31.43%) AquaLogic
11 11 (31.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 19 (54.29%) WebLogic
2 11 (31.43%) AquaLogic
3 2 (5.71%) CMS
4 1 (2.86%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.86%) IIS
4 1 (2.86%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 20 (57.14%) LDAP
2 1 (2.86%) HTTP
2 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (37.14%) Oracle Reports
2 11 (31.43%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.86%) MySQL
4 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (54.29%) Ant
2 3 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.71%) JUnit
4 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.86%) Selenium
General
1 16 (45.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) Developer
2 5 (14.29%) Informatica Developer
3 4 (11.43%) Linux Support
3 4 (11.43%) Project Manager
3 4 (11.43%) Administrator
3 4 (11.43%) Java Developer
4 2 (5.71%) .NET Developer
4 2 (5.71%) Support Consultant
4 2 (5.71%) Programmer
4 2 (5.71%) Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Software Developer
4 2 (5.71%) Consultant
4 2 (5.71%) Development Consultant
4 2 (5.71%) Linux Consultant
4 2 (5.71%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (5.71%) Informatica Consultant
5 1 (2.86%) .NET Technical Architect
5 1 (2.86%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 1 (2.86%) .NET Solutions Architect
5 1 (2.86%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (77.14%) Web Services
2 21 (60.00%) J2EE
3 16 (45.71%) Middleware
4 12 (34.29%) JMS
4 12 (34.29%) JDBC
4 12 (34.29%) JNDI
5 9 (25.71%) XML
6 7 (20.00%) .NET
6 7 (20.00%) RESTful
7 5 (14.29%) jQuery
7 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET
8 4 (11.43%) HTML
8 4 (11.43%) Spring
8 4 (11.43%) .NET Framework
8 4 (11.43%) WCF
9 3 (8.57%) Java EE
9 3 (8.57%) CSS
10 2 (5.71%) JSP
10 2 (5.71%) XSLT
10 2 (5.71%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Clustering
2 2 (5.71%) Data Extraction
2 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.86%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.86%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (57.14%) Linux
2 11 (31.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.86%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) Service Management
2 18 (51.43%) ITIL
2 18 (51.43%) Problem Management
3 14 (40.00%) SOA
4 13 (37.14%) Root Cause Analysis
5 12 (34.29%) High Availability
6 7 (20.00%) MVC
7 6 (17.14%) ETL
8 5 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
8 5 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (11.43%) Project Management
9 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2
9 4 (11.43%) Identity Management
9 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (8.57%) SDLC
10 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (5.71%) Matrix Management
11 2 (5.71%) Web Application Development
11 2 (5.71%) TDD
11 2 (5.71%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 24 (68.57%) Java
2 21 (60.00%) SQL
3 19 (54.29%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 18 (51.43%) Shell Script
5 11 (31.43%) PL/SQL
6 10 (28.57%) Bash Shell
7 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
7 6 (17.14%) C#
8 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.86%) Python
9 1 (2.86%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 14 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (37.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) OCP
3 1 (2.86%) OCA
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (2.86%) OCAJ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (51.43%) SLA
2 2 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) OpenView
Vendors
1 24 (68.57%) Oracle
2 19 (54.29%) Informatica
3 11 (31.43%) Red Hat
3 11 (31.43%) HP
4 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.86%) Google
5 1 (2.86%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.86%) EnterpriseDB
Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Durham, County Durham
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Darlington, County Durham
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 3 days ago