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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 59 43 48
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +5
Contract jobs citing SOAP 17 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.86% 1.99% 1.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.86% 9.16% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 4
Average daily rate £325 £375 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -26.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £451 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £32.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+19.53% -1.53%
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
290 131 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 31.73% 21.69% 27.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 90 79
Average daily rate £363 £331 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.43% +20.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £250 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £451 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 9
Average hourly rate £20.75 - £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -21 16 £325 -13.33% 4
Durham +1 1 - -
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 23 (92.00%) Java
2 19 (76.00%) XML
3 17 (68.00%) Web Services
4 13 (52.00%) JSON
5 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (48.00%) Spring
5 12 (48.00%) XSLT
5 12 (48.00%) SOA
5 12 (48.00%) REST
6 10 (40.00%) Oracle
7 9 (36.00%) HTML
7 9 (36.00%) J2EE
7 9 (36.00%) MySQL
7 9 (36.00%) Tomcat
7 9 (36.00%) TDD
7 9 (36.00%) Oracle Database
8 8 (32.00%) CSS
8 8 (32.00%) SQL
8 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
8 8 (32.00%) Scrum
9 7 (28.00%) Finance
9 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
9 7 (28.00%) RESTful
9 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
9 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (24.00%) Oracle BPM
10 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
10 6 (24.00%) Subversion
10 6 (24.00%) WebLogic
10 6 (24.00%) EJB

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 9 (36.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (24.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (8.00%) CMS
4 1 (4.00%) Confluence
4 1 (4.00%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) MySQL
1 9 (36.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (20.00%) NoSQL
5 4 (16.00%) MongoDB
5 4 (16.00%) SQLite
6 2 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (24.00%) Subversion
3 4 (16.00%) Eclipse
4 3 (12.00%) Selenium
4 3 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (8.00%) JIRA
6 1 (4.00%) Ant
6 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
6 1 (4.00%) Gerrit
6 1 (4.00%) HP UFT
6 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
6 1 (4.00%) JUnit
6 1 (4.00%) Maven
6 1 (4.00%) PHPUnit
6 1 (4.00%) SoapUI
6 1 (4.00%) TestNG
6 1 (4.00%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Advertising
2 1 (4.00%) Electronics
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Developer
2 11 (44.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Development Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Java Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Java Middleware Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Middleware Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle Middleware Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle SOA Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) SOA Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.00%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (8.00%) HTML Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Java Architect
6 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (4.00%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (76.00%) XML
2 17 (68.00%) Web Services
3 13 (52.00%) JSON
4 12 (48.00%) REST
4 12 (48.00%) Spring
4 12 (48.00%) XSLT
5 9 (36.00%) HTML
5 9 (36.00%) J2EE
6 8 (32.00%) CSS
7 7 (28.00%) RESTful
8 6 (24.00%) EJB
8 6 (24.00%) XSD
9 5 (20.00%) jQuery
10 4 (16.00%) Hibernate
10 4 (16.00%) JAX-RS
10 4 (16.00%) JPA
11 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
11 3 (12.00%) Backbone.js
11 3 (12.00%) KnockoutJS
11 3 (12.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Unix
2 3 (12.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (48.00%) SOA
2 9 (36.00%) TDD
3 8 (32.00%) Scrum
4 4 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (16.00%) DSDM
4 4 (16.00%) RUP
5 3 (12.00%) BDD
6 2 (8.00%) CRM
6 2 (8.00%) Kanban
6 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.00%) MVC
6 2 (8.00%) OO
6 2 (8.00%) OOP
6 2 (8.00%) Web Development
7 1 (4.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (4.00%) Defect Management
7 1 (4.00%) DevOps
7 1 (4.00%) Functional Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) Java
2 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (32.00%) SQL
3 4 (16.00%) C#
3 4 (16.00%) Jython
4 3 (12.00%) Scala
5 2 (8.00%) Python
5 2 (8.00%) Ruby
5 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.00%) C++
6 1 (4.00%) PHP
6 1 (4.00%) PHP 5
6 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.00%) Degree
3 4 (16.00%) OCPJP
3 4 (16.00%) OCPJWCD
4 1 (4.00%) ISEB
4 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Docker
1 1 (4.00%) LXC
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (12.00%) Puppet
2 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) SAP
Houghton Le Spring, Tyne and Wear
Leighton Group
Rate: Competitive salary
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £250 - £375 per day
Posted: 18 days ago