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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 41 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing SOAP 11 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.68% 2.39% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.59% 10.59% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 0
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£350 £513 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.70% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -
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
167 85 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 25.50% 22.61% 21.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 44 28
Average daily rate £325 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 15
Average hourly rate £21.82 £34.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.82% +23.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -7.14%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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
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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 -6 10 £350 -31.70% 1
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 29 (87.88%) Java
2 20 (60.61%) SQL
3 19 (57.58%) Oracle
4 18 (54.55%) Web Services
5 15 (45.45%) J2EE
6 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (36.36%) Linux
8 11 (33.33%) XML
8 11 (33.33%) Finance
8 11 (33.33%) Security Cleared
9 10 (30.30%) JavaScript
10 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
10 9 (27.27%) RDBMS
10 9 (27.27%) TDD
10 9 (27.27%) Relational Database
11 8 (24.24%) REST
11 8 (24.24%) Spring
11 8 (24.24%) jQuery
11 8 (24.24%) SOA
11 8 (24.24%) PL/SQL
11 8 (24.24%) UNIX
12 7 (21.21%) OOP
12 7 (21.21%) PHP
12 7 (21.21%) C#
12 7 (21.21%) MySQL
12 7 (21.21%) HTTP
12 7 (21.21%) HP
12 7 (21.21%) Informatica
12 7 (21.21%) Symfony
12 7 (21.21%) PHP5

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 6 (18.18%) JBoss
1 6 (18.18%) WebLogic
2 5 (15.15%) AquaLogic
3 2 (6.06%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.03%) Apache
4 1 (3.03%) Jetty
4 1 (3.03%) Joomla!
4 1 (3.03%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) HTTP
2 4 (12.12%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
1 9 (27.27%) RDBMS
1 9 (27.27%) Relational Database
2 7 (21.21%) MySQL
3 5 (15.15%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Subversion
1 7 (21.21%) Git (software)
2 6 (18.18%) PHPUnit
2 6 (18.18%) Selenium
3 4 (12.12%) Ant
4 2 (6.06%) JUnit
5 1 (3.03%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.06%) Marketing
4 1 (3.03%) Electronics
4 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.03%) Front Office
4 1 (3.03%) Back Office
4 1 (3.03%) Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Multimedia
4 1 (3.03%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (57.58%) Developer
2 10 (30.30%) Java Developer
3 6 (18.18%) PHP Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Java Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) Informatica Specialist
4 2 (6.06%) Applications Support
4 2 (6.06%) Consultant
4 2 (6.06%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Architect
5 1 (3.03%) Tester
5 1 (3.03%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Web Tester
5 1 (3.03%) Informatica Consultant
5 1 (3.03%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (3.03%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Systems Architect
5 1 (3.03%) Informatica Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (54.55%) Web Services
2 15 (45.45%) J2EE
3 11 (33.33%) XML
4 8 (24.24%) REST
4 8 (24.24%) Spring
4 8 (24.24%) jQuery
5 7 (21.21%) Symfony
5 7 (21.21%) MooTools
6 6 (18.18%) JPA
6 6 (18.18%) YAML
6 6 (18.18%) JSON
7 5 (15.15%) JSF
7 5 (15.15%) Middleware
8 4 (12.12%) JNDI
8 4 (12.12%) JMS
8 4 (12.12%) JDBC
9 2 (6.06%) Java EE
9 2 (6.06%) CSS
9 2 (6.06%) HTML
10 1 (3.03%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Clustering
2 2 (6.06%) Open Source
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) DTV
3 1 (3.03%) NHS
3 1 (3.03%) Smartcard
3 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Linux
2 8 (24.24%) UNIX
3 5 (15.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (9.09%) Windows
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.06%) VME
6 1 (3.03%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (27.27%) TDD
3 8 (24.24%) SOA
4 7 (21.21%) OOP
4 7 (21.21%) Scrum
4 7 (21.21%) BDD
5 6 (18.18%) Performance Testing
5 6 (18.18%) Integration Testing
5 6 (18.18%) Test Scripting
5 6 (18.18%) OO
6 5 (15.15%) Service Management
6 5 (15.15%) Mentoring
7 4 (12.12%) Problem Management
8 3 (9.09%) ITIL
8 3 (9.09%) High Availability
9 2 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (6.06%) Business Continuity
9 2 (6.06%) MVC
9 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management
10 1 (3.03%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 29 (87.88%) Java
2 20 (60.61%) SQL
3 10 (30.30%) JavaScript
4 8 (24.24%) PL/SQL
5 7 (21.21%) PHP
5 7 (21.21%) C#
5 7 (21.21%) PHP5
6 6 (18.18%) Ruby
6 6 (18.18%) Shell Script
6 6 (18.18%) Python
6 6 (18.18%) C++
7 4 (12.12%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 2 (6.06%) COBOL
9 1 (3.03%) C
9 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
9 1 (3.03%) XPath
9 1 (3.03%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.06%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) OCP
4 1 (3.03%) OCA
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (3.03%) OCAJ
4 1 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) OpenView
2 1 (3.03%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 19 (57.58%) Oracle
2 7 (21.21%) HP
2 7 (21.21%) Informatica
3 5 (15.15%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.06%) EnterpriseDB
4 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.03%) SAP
5 1 (3.03%) Zend
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £451.48 per day
Posted: 3 days ago