The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 32 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing SOAP 10 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.44% 0.63% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.01% 2.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 0
Average daily rate
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£344 £433 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.52% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £38.03 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.82% +8.64%
SOAP
Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
111 85 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 27.07% 26.81% 22.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 38 40
Average daily rate £338 £305 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.83% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £210 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £357
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 5
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

SOAP
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Sheffield 0 8 £338 -21.96% 1
Rotherham - 2 £350 - 1
SOAP
Yorkshire

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 12 (92.31%) REST
2 10 (76.92%) Web Services
3 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 8 (61.54%) .NET
4 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (46.15%) XML
6 5 (38.46%) Java
6 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
6 5 (38.46%) CRM
6 5 (38.46%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (38.46%) Spring
6 5 (38.46%) Maven
7 4 (30.77%) Middleware
8 3 (23.08%) Scrum
8 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
8 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
8 3 (23.08%) SOA
8 3 (23.08%) JUnit
8 3 (23.08%) C#
8 3 (23.08%) HTML
8 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
8 3 (23.08%) Build Forge
8 3 (23.08%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
8 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (23.08%) TDD
8 3 (23.08%) Dojo
8 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
8 3 (23.08%) Spring Integration
9 2 (15.38%) Oracle Coherence

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
1 3 (23.08%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
1 1 (7.69%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Maven
2 3 (23.08%) Build Forge
2 3 (23.08%) JUnit
2 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
3 1 (7.69%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Banking
1 1 (7.69%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Java Developer
2 4 (30.77%) CRM Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Developer
3 2 (15.38%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (15.38%) HTML Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Web Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior SharePoint Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) REST
2 10 (76.92%) Web Services
3 8 (61.54%) .NET
4 6 (46.15%) XML
5 5 (38.46%) Spring
6 4 (30.77%) Middleware
7 3 (23.08%) HTML
7 3 (23.08%) Spring Integration
7 3 (23.08%) Dojo
8 2 (15.38%) WCF
8 2 (15.38%) Hibernate
9 1 (7.69%) Java EE
9 1 (7.69%) WSDL
9 1 (7.69%) JAX-WS
9 1 (7.69%) HTML5
9 1 (7.69%) Apache Axis
9 1 (7.69%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) E-Learning
2 1 (7.69%) Credit Risk
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) CRM
3 3 (23.08%) SOA
3 3 (23.08%) Scrum
3 3 (23.08%) TDD
3 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
4 1 (7.69%) Change Control
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) Software Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) SDLC
4 1 (7.69%) AOP
4 1 (7.69%) Business Development
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 5 (38.46%) Java
3 3 (23.08%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) IBM