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 24 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 35 19 41
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +22
Contract jobs citing SOAP 4 20 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.19% 6.43% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.15% 27.40% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 1
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£300 £303 £354
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.82% -14.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £374 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.75 £34.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-21.32% -15.00%
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
65 73 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 19.40% 23.47% 26.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 32 54
Average daily rate £325 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 2
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +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 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
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 24 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
Sheffield -18 2 - - 2
SOAP
Yorkshire

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (40.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) WCF
2 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Siebel
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (20.00%) EAI
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (20.00%) SMTP
3 1 (20.00%) WSDL
3 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) NHibernate
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (20.00%) JProfiler
1 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (20.00%) VisualVM
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) CRM Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) WCF
2 2 (40.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Reactive Extensions
3 1 (20.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Jena
3 1 (20.00%) Silverlight
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) JAX-WS
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) WSDL
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) NHibernate
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (20.00%) Ontologies
1 1 (20.00%) Chemistry
1 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) EAI
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) MVVM
3 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SPARQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Siebel
1 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (20.00%) NetSuite