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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 41 38 25
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -13
Contract jobs citing SOAP 11 3 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.14% 0.90% 4.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.03% 3.95% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 6
Average daily rate £400 - £308
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 - £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 - £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £32.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.06% -1.53%
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
137 76 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 26.65% 22.75% 22.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 43 36
Average daily rate £350 £340 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £9.00 - £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -3 11 £400 -
SOAP
Yorkshire

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) TDD
3 9 (64.29%) MVC
3 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
3 9 (64.29%) Web Services
4 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 8 (57.14%) C#
4 8 (57.14%) .NET
4 8 (57.14%) OO
4 8 (57.14%) .NET Framework
4 8 (57.14%) RESTful
5 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (50.00%) NUnit
5 7 (50.00%) Secure Coding
6 6 (42.86%) CMS
6 6 (42.86%) HTML
6 6 (42.86%) Java
6 6 (42.86%) Umbraco
7 5 (35.71%) CSS
7 5 (35.71%) REST
8 4 (28.57%) Node.js
8 4 (28.57%) SQL
8 4 (28.57%) Scala
8 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
9 3 (21.43%) BDD
9 3 (21.43%) Spring
9 3 (21.43%) Unix
9 3 (21.43%) Linux
9 3 (21.43%) HTTP
9 3 (21.43%) Mac OS X

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 6 (42.86%) CMS
1 6 (42.86%) Umbraco
2 4 (28.57%) Node.js
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
3 1 (7.14%) JBoss
3 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) MongoDB
2 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) Jackrabbit
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) NUnit
2 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
3 2 (14.29%) Vagrant
4 1 (7.14%) Mockito
4 1 (7.14%) Moq
4 1 (7.14%) NSubstitute
4 1 (7.14%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
4 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (42.86%) Umbraco Developer
4 5 (35.71%) Java Developer
5 4 (28.57%) CMS Developer
6 2 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Java Scala Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Scala Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Agile Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (7.14%) ASP Developer
7 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Full Stack Web Developer
7 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) Web Services
2 8 (57.14%) .NET
2 8 (57.14%) .NET Framework
2 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 8 (57.14%) RESTful
3 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (42.86%) HTML
5 5 (35.71%) CSS
5 5 (35.71%) REST
6 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 3 (21.43%) Play Framework
6 3 (21.43%) Spring
7 2 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
7 2 (14.29%) HTML5
7 2 (14.29%) J2EE
7 2 (14.29%) jQuery
7 2 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
1 3 (21.43%) Mac OS X
1 3 (21.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) TDD
3 9 (64.29%) MVC
4 8 (57.14%) OO
5 7 (50.00%) Secure Coding
6 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
7 3 (21.43%) BDD
7 3 (21.43%) SOLID
8 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
8 2 (14.29%) Scrum
9 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
9 1 (7.14%) Front End Development
9 1 (7.14%) OOP
9 1 (7.14%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
2 8 (57.14%) C#
3 6 (42.86%) Java
4 4 (28.57%) Scala
4 4 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (14.29%) PHP
6 1 (7.14%) Go
6 1 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Puppet
2 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) VMware