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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 50 52 33
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -19
Contract jobs citing SOAP 17 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.18% 0.86% 1.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.63% 3.79% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £43.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-17.71% +45.83%
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
197 132 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 25.29% 22.72% 20.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 86 28
Average daily rate £325 £300 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £550 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 3
Average hourly rate £16.16 £36.00 £13.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.11% +174.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.68 £14.50 £11.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.08 £36.00 £36.62
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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
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 22 May 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 +3 16 £300 +9.09% 7
Durham -10 1 - -
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 24 (96.00%) Java
2 19 (76.00%) Oracle
3 18 (72.00%) J2EE
3 18 (72.00%) Web Services
4 17 (68.00%) Linux
5 15 (60.00%) SQL
6 14 (56.00%) WebLogic
6 14 (56.00%) Informatica
7 13 (52.00%) Shell Script
7 13 (52.00%) Service Management
7 13 (52.00%) Ant
7 13 (52.00%) ITIL
7 13 (52.00%) SLA
7 13 (52.00%) Problem Management
7 13 (52.00%) SC Cleared
7 13 (52.00%) Security Cleared
7 13 (52.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 11 (44.00%) SOA
8 11 (44.00%) Finance
9 10 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
9 10 (40.00%) LDAP
9 10 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
10 9 (36.00%) PL/SQL
11 8 (32.00%) JDBC
11 8 (32.00%) JMS
11 8 (32.00%) Clustering
11 8 (32.00%) Middleware
11 8 (32.00%) Red Hat
11 8 (32.00%) HP
11 8 (32.00%) High Availability

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 14 (56.00%) WebLogic
2 8 (32.00%) AquaLogic
3 3 (12.00%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) LDAP
2 1 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
2 8 (32.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (12.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (52.00%) Ant
2 2 (8.00%) JUnit
General
1 11 (44.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Informatica Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Linux Support
5 2 (8.00%) Development Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Informatica Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Linux Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Java Programmer
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Programmer
5 2 (8.00%) Support Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Architect
6 1 (4.00%) ETL Developer
6 1 (4.00%) .NET Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (72.00%) J2EE
1 18 (72.00%) Web Services
2 8 (32.00%) JDBC
2 8 (32.00%) JMS
2 8 (32.00%) Middleware
2 8 (32.00%) JNDI
3 4 (16.00%) Java EE
3 4 (16.00%) Spring
3 4 (16.00%) jQuery
3 4 (16.00%) XML
4 3 (12.00%) HTML
4 3 (12.00%) JPA
5 2 (8.00%) CSS3
5 2 (8.00%) RESTful
5 2 (8.00%) HTML5
5 2 (8.00%) Java EE 5
5 2 (8.00%) REST
5 2 (8.00%) JSF
5 2 (8.00%) Ajax
5 2 (8.00%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Clustering
2 3 (12.00%) Private Cloud
3 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Linux
2 8 (32.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (8.00%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Service Management
1 13 (52.00%) ITIL
1 13 (52.00%) Problem Management
2 11 (44.00%) SOA
3 10 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (32.00%) High Availability
5 5 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (12.00%) MVC
7 3 (12.00%) Integration Testing
7 3 (12.00%) Test Scripting
7 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
8 2 (8.00%) Web Application Development
8 2 (8.00%) ETL
8 2 (8.00%) TDD
9 1 (4.00%) Zachman Framework
9 1 (4.00%) TOGAF
9 1 (4.00%) Workflow
9 1 (4.00%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 24 (96.00%) Java
2 15 (60.00%) SQL
3 13 (52.00%) Shell Script
3 13 (52.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 9 (36.00%) PL/SQL
5 7 (28.00%) Bash Shell
6 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (8.00%) COBOL
8 1 (4.00%) Python
8 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
8 1 (4.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 13 (52.00%) SC Cleared
1 13 (52.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) OCAJ
2 2 (8.00%) OCP
2 2 (8.00%) OCA
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (52.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) Oracle
2 14 (56.00%) Informatica
3 8 (32.00%) Red Hat
3 8 (32.00%) HP
4 2 (8.00%) EnterpriseDB
5 1 (4.00%) Google
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Rate: £250 - £350 per day
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