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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 87 77 93
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +16
Contract jobs citing SOAP 37 35 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.34% 1.40% 0.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.88% 5.49% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 21 6
Average daily rate
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£363 £400 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +26.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £338 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.28 £46.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-25.48% +27.77%
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
758 638 494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 27.42% 25.58% 18.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 310 244
Average daily rate £365 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £438 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 21
Average hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -18.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +3 22 £395 -5.10% 4
Glasgow -17 12 £350 -11.11% 2
Stirling - - - -
Fife - - - - 1
West Lothian - - - -
SOAP
UK

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 87 (83.65%) XML
2 69 (66.35%) Java
3 66 (63.46%) Web Services
4 57 (54.81%) RESTful
5 42 (40.38%) HTTP
5 42 (40.38%) HTML
6 38 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (36.54%) JSON
7 37 (35.58%) JavaScript
8 36 (34.62%) Linux
9 34 (32.69%) jQuery
10 29 (27.88%) J2EE
11 28 (26.92%) CSS
12 27 (25.96%) Java EE
12 27 (25.96%) Apache CXF
13 25 (24.04%) SQL
14 24 (23.08%) Mac OS X
15 23 (22.12%) Waterfall
15 23 (22.12%) JSF
16 21 (20.19%) Finance
16 21 (20.19%) JSP
17 20 (19.23%) JBoss
17 20 (19.23%) Web Development
17 20 (19.23%) HTML5
17 20 (19.23%) RichFaces
18 18 (17.31%) Open Source
18 18 (17.31%) Spring
18 18 (17.31%) Continuous Integration
18 18 (17.31%) SOA
18 18 (17.31%) Relational Database

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 12 (11.54%) IIS
2 11 (10.58%) SharePoint
3 10 (9.62%) Lync
3 10 (9.62%) SharePoint 2013
4 9 (8.65%) Tomcat
4 9 (8.65%) WebSphere
5 7 (6.73%) Apache
6 6 (5.77%) WebSphere Portal
6 6 (5.77%) WebLogic
6 6 (5.77%) CMS
7 4 (3.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (3.85%) Oracle Service Bus
7 4 (3.85%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.92%) GlassFish
8 2 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.92%) WebSphere Process Server
8 2 (1.92%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (1.92%) WebLogic Integration
9 1 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.96%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 2 (1.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.96%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.96%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.96%) Heroku
1 1 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (40.38%) HTTP
2 1 (0.96%) Internet
2 1 (0.96%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.96%) DNS
2 1 (0.96%) SSL
2 1 (0.96%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.31%) Relational Database
2 10 (9.62%) SQL Server
3 6 (5.77%) Oracle Database
4 5 (4.81%) MySQL
4 5 (4.81%) RDBMS
5 4 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (3.85%) DB2
6 3 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.92%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.96%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.96%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (14.42%) Subversion
2 10 (9.62%) Git (software)
3 8 (7.69%) Ant
4 6 (5.77%) JUnit
5 4 (3.85%) Eclipse
5 4 (3.85%) Apache Ivy
6 3 (2.88%) Maven
7 2 (1.92%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.92%) JMeter
8 1 (0.96%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.96%) Hudson
8 1 (0.96%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.96%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.96%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.96%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.96%) Selenium
8 1 (0.96%) HttpUnit
General
1 21 (20.19%) Finance
2 9 (8.65%) Retail
3 6 (5.77%) Banking
4 3 (2.88%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.96%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 83 (79.81%) Developer
2 31 (29.81%) Java Developer
3 20 (19.23%) UI Programmer
3 20 (19.23%) UI Developer
4 13 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
5 12 (11.54%) Senior Developer
6 11 (10.58%) Lead Developer
7 10 (9.62%) SharePoint Developer
8 6 (5.77%) WebSphere Portal Developer
8 6 (5.77%) WebSphere Developer
8 6 (5.77%) Portal Developer
8 6 (5.77%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (5.77%) Software Engineer
9 5 (4.81%) Senior UI Developer
10 4 (3.85%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 3 (2.88%) Web Developer
11 3 (2.88%) J2EE Developer
11 3 (2.88%) SOA Designer
11 3 (2.88%) Front-End Web Developer
11 3 (2.88%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (83.65%) XML
2 66 (63.46%) Web Services
3 57 (54.81%) RESTful
4 42 (40.38%) HTML
5 38 (36.54%) JSON
6 34 (32.69%) jQuery
7 29 (27.88%) J2EE
8 28 (26.92%) CSS
9 27 (25.96%) Java EE
9 27 (25.96%) Apache CXF
10 23 (22.12%) JSF
11 21 (20.19%) JSP
12 20 (19.23%) HTML5
12 20 (19.23%) RichFaces
13 18 (17.31%) Spring
14 16 (15.38%) REST
15 13 (12.50%) .NET
16 11 (10.58%) CSS3
17 10 (9.62%) Hibernate
17 10 (9.62%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.31%) Open Source
2 16 (15.38%) User Experience
3 9 (8.65%) FMCG
4 3 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.88%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.88%) Digital Media
4 3 (2.88%) DataPower
4 3 (2.88%) Graphic Design
5 2 (1.92%) Derivative
5 2 (1.92%) Equity Derivative
5 2 (1.92%) Market Risk
5 2 (1.92%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.92%) Clustering
6 1 (0.96%) Machine to Machine
6 1 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.96%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.96%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 36 (34.62%) Linux
2 24 (23.08%) Mac OS X
3 7 (6.73%) UNIX
4 6 (5.77%) Windows
5 4 (3.85%) Android
5 4 (3.85%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (22.12%) Waterfall
3 20 (19.23%) Web Development
4 18 (17.31%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (17.31%) SOA
5 17 (16.35%) Project Management
5 17 (16.35%) Unit Testing
6 16 (15.38%) Web Design
7 15 (14.42%) Mentoring
8 13 (12.50%) Scrum
8 13 (12.50%) Refactoring
9 11 (10.58%) Software Engineering
10 10 (9.62%) Coaching
11 9 (8.65%) Dependency Management
11 9 (8.65%) DSDM
11 9 (8.65%) Responsive Web Design
11 9 (8.65%) Release Management
12 8 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
12 8 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (7.69%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 69 (66.35%) Java
2 37 (35.58%) JavaScript
3 25 (24.04%) SQL
4 8 (7.69%) PowerShell
5 6 (5.77%) Shell Script
6 5 (4.81%) Perl
6 5 (4.81%) PHP
6 5 (4.81%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.92%) Groovy
7 2 (1.92%) Scala
7 2 (1.92%) C#
8 1 (0.96%) ClojureScript
8 1 (0.96%) Jython
8 1 (0.96%) C++
8 1 (0.96%) XQuery
8 1 (0.96%) Python
8 1 (0.96%) Clojure
8 1 (0.96%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 1 (0.96%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (1.92%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.96%) ISEB
2 1 (0.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.65%) QA
2 1 (0.96%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (9.62%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.92%) Puppet
1 2 (1.92%) Vagrant
1 2 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.96%) CA LISA
2 1 (0.96%) StatsD
2 1 (0.96%) Nagios
2 1 (0.96%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.96%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (0.96%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 20 (19.23%) JBoss
2 14 (13.46%) IBM
3 12 (11.54%) Microsoft
4 9 (8.65%) Oracle
5 4 (3.85%) Perforce
6 3 (2.88%) SAP
6 3 (2.88%) Sybase
7 2 (1.92%) Yahoo!
7 2 (1.92%) Google
7 2 (1.92%) Informatica
7 2 (1.92%) Kony
8 1 (0.96%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.96%) CA
8 1 (0.96%) InterSystems
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