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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 31 40 37
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Contract jobs citing SOAP 17 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.84% 2.38% 1.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.97% 7.59% 4.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 3
Median daily rate £456 £390 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.98% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £365 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £420 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £36.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+50.68% +14.06%

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
155 158 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 34.99% 31.29% 21.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 120 49
Median daily rate £380 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing SOAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +7 15 £469 +18.67% 2
Doncaster - 1 £380 -
SOAP
Yorkshire

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SOAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (77.27%) REST
4 12 (54.55%) Web Services
5 10 (45.45%) SQL
5 10 (45.45%) TDD
5 10 (45.45%) Spring
6 9 (40.91%) XML
7 7 (31.82%) OO
7 7 (31.82%) QA
7 7 (31.82%) NoSQL
8 6 (27.27%) BDD
8 6 (27.27%) Open Source
8 6 (27.27%) Hibernate
8 6 (27.27%) XSD
8 6 (27.27%) Linux
9 5 (22.73%) UML
9 5 (22.73%) Oracle
9 5 (22.73%) JUnit
9 5 (22.73%) WSDL
9 5 (22.73%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (22.73%) Maven
9 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
9 5 (22.73%) Java EE
9 5 (22.73%) Mockito
9 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
9 5 (22.73%) Apache CXF
9 5 (22.73%) GitHub
9 5 (22.73%) Apache Camel
10 4 (18.18%) Jenkins

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) Apache ServiceMix
1 3 (13.64%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (13.64%) Jetty
1 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) GitHub
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) NoSQL
2 5 (22.73%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (9.09%) Big Data
3 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.55%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
1 5 (22.73%) JUnit
1 5 (22.73%) Maven
1 5 (22.73%) Mockito
2 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 4 (18.18%) jMock
3 3 (13.64%) Gradle
3 3 (13.64%) Selenium
3 3 (13.64%) Spock
4 2 (9.09%) Ant
4 2 (9.09%) DbUnit
4 2 (9.09%) EasyMock
4 2 (9.09%) FitNesse
4 2 (9.09%) NUnit
4 2 (9.09%) SonarQube
4 2 (9.09%) Subversion
5 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
5 1 (4.55%) IntelliJ
5 1 (4.55%) JIRA
5 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (4.55%) Banking
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Developer
2 13 (59.09%) Java Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Digital Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Digital Technical Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Technical Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Java Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Java Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Applications Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Automation Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Developer in Test
6 1 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Java Applications Architect
6 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Digital Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Technical Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (77.27%) REST
2 12 (54.55%) Web Services
3 10 (45.45%) Spring
4 9 (40.91%) XML
5 6 (27.27%) Hibernate
5 6 (27.27%) XSD
6 5 (22.73%) Apache Camel
6 5 (22.73%) Apache CXF
6 5 (22.73%) Java EE
6 5 (22.73%) WSDL
7 4 (18.18%) JSON
8 3 (13.64%) ActiveMQ
8 3 (13.64%) CSS
8 3 (13.64%) Elastic Stack
8 3 (13.64%) HTML
8 3 (13.64%) RESTful
9 2 (9.09%) J2EE
9 2 (9.09%) PowerMock
9 2 (9.09%) Velocity
10 1 (4.55%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
1 2 (9.09%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) CentOS
2 3 (13.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) TDD
3 7 (31.82%) OO
4 6 (27.27%) BDD
4 6 (27.27%) Open Source
5 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
5 5 (22.73%) UML
6 4 (18.18%) DevOps
6 4 (18.18%) Scrum
7 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (13.64%) Refactoring
7 3 (13.64%) Service Management
8 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
8 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
8 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
8 2 (9.09%) Kanban
8 2 (9.09%) Migration
8 2 (9.09%) Project Management
8 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
8 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (45.45%) SQL
3 4 (18.18%) Scala
4 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.09%) Clojure
5 2 (9.09%) Go
5 2 (9.09%) Groovy
5 2 (9.09%) Python
5 2 (9.09%) Ruby
6 1 (4.55%) ECMAScript
6 1 (4.55%) ES6
6 1 (4.55%) Jython
6 1 (4.55%) Korn
6 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.55%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (31.82%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) FATCA
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) GlusterFS
2 2 (9.09%) Docker
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Ansible
1 3 (13.64%) Kibana
1 3 (13.64%) logstash
1 3 (13.64%) ZABBIX
2 1 (4.55%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) Solace
2 1 (4.55%) VMware