The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 79 104 92
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -12
Contract jobs citing SOAP 45 18 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.62% 0.73% 0.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.11% 2.50% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 10 8
Average daily rate
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£375 £349 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £198 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £429 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.75 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-17.69% -7.14%
SOAP
UK

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
737 719 518
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 26.46% 29.11% 23.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 414 391 307
Average daily rate £375 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 18 13
Average hourly rate £24.00 £33.50 £20.04
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.35% +67.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.80 £32.50 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.20 £37.00 £40.00
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 Scotland

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

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

SOAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
Edinburgh +6 24 £325 +12.55% 2
Glasgow +5 15 £413 -2.94%
Fife - - - -
Aberdeen - - - -
SOAP
UK

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 63 (74.12%) Java
2 51 (60.00%) XML
3 42 (49.41%) Web Services
4 37 (43.53%) RESTful
5 29 (34.12%) Apache CXF
5 29 (34.12%) J2EE
5 29 (34.12%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (30.59%) HTML
6 26 (30.59%) JBoss
6 26 (30.59%) jQuery
7 24 (28.24%) JSF
8 23 (27.06%) HTTP
8 23 (27.06%) Java EE
9 21 (24.71%) RichFaces
10 20 (23.53%) SOA
10 20 (23.53%) JavaScript
10 20 (23.53%) JSP
11 19 (22.35%) Hibernate
12 18 (21.18%) REST
12 18 (21.18%) Web Design
13 17 (20.00%) Finance
13 17 (20.00%) Relational Database
14 15 (17.65%) SQL
15 14 (16.47%) JSON
16 13 (15.29%) .NET
16 13 (15.29%) Oracle
16 13 (15.29%) JMS
16 13 (15.29%) Apache
16 13 (15.29%) Linux
16 13 (15.29%) User Experience

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 26 (30.59%) JBoss
2 13 (15.29%) Apache
3 11 (12.94%) Tomcat
4 7 (8.24%) IIS
5 6 (7.06%) WebLogic
5 6 (7.06%) SharePoint
5 6 (7.06%) CMS
6 5 (5.88%) WebSphere
6 5 (5.88%) nginx
6 5 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (5.88%) Lync
7 4 (4.71%) WordPress
8 2 (2.35%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (2.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (2.35%) GlassFish
8 2 (2.35%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (2.35%) MS Exchange
8 2 (2.35%) WebSphere Process Server
8 2 (2.35%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (2.35%) WebLogic Integration
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (27.06%) HTTP
2 3 (3.53%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 10 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 7 (8.24%) RDBMS
4 6 (7.06%) MySQL
5 5 (5.88%) Oracle Database
5 5 (5.88%) NoSQL
6 4 (4.71%) MongoDB
6 4 (4.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (4.71%) DB2
6 4 (4.71%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (10.59%) Eclipse
2 7 (8.24%) Subversion
3 6 (7.06%) JUnit
4 5 (5.88%) JMeter
4 5 (5.88%) Ant
5 3 (3.53%) LoadRunner
5 3 (3.53%) Maven
5 3 (3.53%) HttpUnit
5 3 (3.53%) Fiddler
6 2 (2.35%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.35%) Mercurial
6 2 (2.35%) Apache Ivy
7 1 (1.18%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (1.18%) Xcode
7 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.18%) Selenium
7 1 (1.18%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.18%) Trac
7 1 (1.18%) Android Studio
7 1 (1.18%) Cucumber
General
1 17 (20.00%) Finance
2 5 (5.88%) Banking
3 2 (2.35%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.18%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 67 (78.82%) Developer
2 29 (34.12%) Java Developer
3 20 (23.53%) Senior Developer
4 19 (22.35%) UI Programmer
4 19 (22.35%) UI Developer
5 11 (12.94%) Senior Java Developer
6 9 (10.59%) Technical Leader
7 7 (8.24%) Senior UI Developer
8 6 (7.06%) Lead Developer
9 5 (5.88%) SharePoint Developer
10 4 (4.71%) Android Developer
10 4 (4.71%) Software Engineer
11 3 (3.53%) Tester
11 3 (3.53%) Performance Tester
11 3 (3.53%) .NET Developer
11 3 (3.53%) Senior Software Engineer
11 3 (3.53%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 3 (3.53%) Designer
11 3 (3.53%) Front-End Developer
12 2 (2.35%) Oracle SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (60.00%) XML
2 42 (49.41%) Web Services
3 37 (43.53%) RESTful
4 29 (34.12%) Apache CXF
4 29 (34.12%) J2EE
5 26 (30.59%) HTML
5 26 (30.59%) jQuery
6 24 (28.24%) JSF
7 23 (27.06%) Java EE
8 21 (24.71%) RichFaces
9 20 (23.53%) JSP
10 19 (22.35%) Hibernate
11 18 (21.18%) REST
12 14 (16.47%) JSON
13 13 (15.29%) .NET
13 13 (15.29%) JMS
14 12 (14.12%) Spring
14 12 (14.12%) JPA
15 9 (10.59%) CSS
16 8 (9.41%) JAAS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.29%) User Experience
2 12 (14.12%) Open Source
3 4 (4.71%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.53%) Data Integration
4 3 (3.53%) Machine to Machine
5 2 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.35%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (2.35%) Market Risk
5 2 (2.35%) DataPower
5 2 (2.35%) Derivative
5 2 (2.35%) Equity Derivative
5 2 (2.35%) Clustering
6 1 (1.18%) W3C
6 1 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.18%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.18%) iPhone
6 1 (1.18%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.29%) Linux
2 9 (10.59%) UNIX
3 8 (9.41%) Android
4 5 (5.88%) Mac OS X
4 5 (5.88%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.53%) Windows
6 1 (1.18%) Solaris
6 1 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (34.12%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (23.53%) SOA
3 18 (21.18%) Web Design
4 9 (10.59%) Coaching
5 7 (8.24%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (7.06%) Unit Testing
6 6 (7.06%) Multithreading
6 6 (7.06%) Web Development
6 6 (7.06%) ETL
6 6 (7.06%) TDD
6 6 (7.06%) MVC
7 5 (5.88%) BPEL
7 5 (5.88%) Data Modelling
7 5 (5.88%) Mentoring
8 4 (4.71%) Android Development
8 4 (4.71%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (4.71%) Software Engineering
8 4 (4.71%) CRM
8 4 (4.71%) OO
9 3 (3.53%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 63 (74.12%) Java
2 20 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 15 (17.65%) SQL
4 11 (12.94%) PHP
5 6 (7.06%) Perl
6 5 (5.88%) PowerShell
6 5 (5.88%) PHP5
7 4 (4.71%) Ruby
7 4 (4.71%) C#
7 4 (4.71%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.53%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.53%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.35%) Scala
9 2 (2.35%) Groovy
10 1 (1.18%) C++
10 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.18%) VB
10 1 (1.18%) VBA
10 1 (1.18%) ClojureScript
10 1 (1.18%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 1 (1.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.06%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 13 (15.29%) Oracle
2 11 (12.94%) IBM
3 5 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.71%) Informatica
5 3 (3.53%) Sybase
6 2 (2.35%) Kony
6 2 (2.35%) Yahoo!
6 2 (2.35%) Google
6 2 (2.35%) SAP
6 2 (2.35%) Perforce
7 1 (1.18%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.18%) Cognos
7 1 (1.18%) CA
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