The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 31 48 51
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +3
Contract jobs citing SOAP 47 22 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 5.21% 3.17% 0.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.43% 10.58% 4.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 16 4
Average daily rate
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£250 £380 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.21% +12.59%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £48.00
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -27.08%
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 Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
255 208 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 28.27% 29.97% 15.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 150 65
Average daily rate £325 £350 £317
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +10.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 1
Average hourly rate £29.50 £21.80 £55.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.32% -60.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Wales

SOAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
South Wales +15 45 £250 -33.33% 11
West Wales - 1 £425 -
SOAP
UK

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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.

1 103 (92.79%) XML
2 94 (84.68%) Web Services
3 57 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (50.45%) SQL Server
4 56 (50.45%) Java
5 53 (47.75%) Scrum
6 50 (45.05%) Spring
7 45 (40.54%) HTML
8 44 (39.64%) REST
9 43 (38.74%) Security Cleared
9 43 (38.74%) C#
10 41 (36.94%) TDD
11 40 (36.04%) .NET
12 39 (35.14%) SQL
12 39 (35.14%) SC Cleared
12 39 (35.14%) Unit Testing
13 36 (32.43%) ASP.NET
14 35 (31.53%) OO
14 35 (31.53%) AngularJS
15 33 (29.73%) SQL Server 2008
16 29 (26.13%) ASP.NET MVC
16 29 (26.13%) Oracle
16 29 (26.13%) JavaScript
16 29 (26.13%) MVC
17 28 (25.23%) HTTP
18 27 (24.32%) Visual Studio
18 27 (24.32%) Hibernate
18 27 (24.32%) BDD
19 26 (23.42%) JSP
20 25 (22.52%) IIS

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 25 (22.52%) IIS
2 17 (15.32%) JBoss
3 16 (14.41%) WebSphere
4 15 (13.51%) Tomcat
5 11 (9.91%) Confluence
6 5 (4.50%) WebLogic
7 4 (3.60%) Apache
8 2 (1.80%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.80%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (1.80%) ArcGIS
8 2 (1.80%) ArcSDE
8 2 (1.80%) Node.js
8 2 (1.80%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (1.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.70%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 28 (25.23%) HTTP
2 3 (2.70%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (50.45%) SQL Server
2 33 (29.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (21.62%) Relational Database
4 23 (20.72%) MySQL
5 14 (12.61%) MongoDB
6 12 (10.81%) NoSQL
7 11 (9.91%) Apache Cassandra
7 11 (9.91%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (7.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (6.31%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (5.41%) SQL Server 2000
10 6 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (2.70%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.90%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 27 (24.32%) Visual Studio
2 25 (22.52%) Subversion
2 25 (22.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (13.51%) Jenkins
4 12 (10.81%) Hudson
4 12 (10.81%) Maven
4 12 (10.81%) Eclipse
5 11 (9.91%) JIRA
5 11 (9.91%) Selenium
5 11 (9.91%) Spock
5 11 (9.91%) Geb
5 11 (9.91%) Cucumber
6 7 (6.31%) SoapUI
7 6 (5.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (1.80%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.90%) JMeter
9 1 (0.90%) Ant
9 1 (0.90%) JUnit
9 1 (0.90%) Mockito
General
1 6 (5.41%) Back Office
2 4 (3.60%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.70%) Finance
4 2 (1.80%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 97 (87.39%) Developer
2 50 (45.05%) Java Developer
3 28 (25.23%) .NET Developer
4 10 (9.01%) SQL Developer
5 9 (8.11%) Software Developer
6 5 (4.50%) Senior Developer
7 4 (3.60%) Analyst
7 4 (3.60%) Test Analyst
7 4 (3.60%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (2.70%) Applications Support Engineer
8 3 (2.70%) Senior Tester
8 3 (2.70%) Tester
8 3 (2.70%) Support Engineer
8 3 (2.70%) Applications Support
9 2 (1.80%) C# Developer
9 2 (1.80%) Software Engineer
9 2 (1.80%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (1.80%) Database Developer
9 2 (1.80%) GIS Developer
9 2 (1.80%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (92.79%) XML
2 94 (84.68%) Web Services
3 50 (45.05%) Spring
4 45 (40.54%) HTML
5 44 (39.64%) REST
6 40 (36.04%) .NET
7 36 (32.43%) ASP.NET
8 35 (31.53%) AngularJS
9 29 (26.13%) ASP.NET MVC
10 27 (24.32%) Hibernate
11 26 (23.42%) JSP
12 25 (22.52%) .NET Framework
13 22 (19.82%) JPA
13 22 (19.82%) Struts
13 22 (19.82%) JDBC
14 19 (17.12%) CSS
15 16 (14.41%) ASP.NET Web API
16 14 (12.61%) JSF
17 13 (11.71%) XSLT
17 13 (11.71%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.11%) NHS
2 8 (7.21%) User Experience
3 4 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.80%) GIS
4 2 (1.80%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.90%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.90%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.90%) CMDB
5 1 (0.90%) Java Card
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.31%) UNIX
2 5 (4.50%) Windows
2 5 (4.50%) Linux
3 1 (0.90%) Mac OS X
3 1 (0.90%) CentOS
3 1 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (47.75%) Scrum
3 41 (36.94%) TDD
4 39 (35.14%) Unit Testing
5 35 (31.53%) OO
6 29 (26.13%) MVC
7 27 (24.32%) BDD
8 24 (21.62%) Web Development
9 18 (16.22%) SOA
10 16 (14.41%) Configuration Management
10 16 (14.41%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (13.51%) Open Source
12 14 (12.61%) RUP
12 14 (12.61%) DSDM
13 13 (11.71%) DevOps
14 11 (9.91%) Test Automation
14 11 (9.91%) SDLC
14 11 (9.91%) Release Management
14 11 (9.91%) OOA/OOD
15 10 (9.01%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 56 (50.45%) Java
2 43 (38.74%) C#
3 39 (35.14%) SQL
4 29 (26.13%) JavaScript
5 16 (14.41%) PL/SQL
6 12 (10.81%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.70%) C++
7 3 (2.70%) Delphi
7 3 (2.70%) PHP
7 3 (2.70%) Python
8 2 (1.80%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.80%) Perl
9 1 (0.90%) VB
9 1 (0.90%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.90%) C
9 1 (0.90%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.90%) VB6
9 1 (0.90%) Scala
Qualifications
1 43 (38.74%) Security Cleared
2 39 (35.14%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.60%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.80%) Degree
5 1 (0.90%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (15.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (5.41%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (1.80%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.90%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 4 (3.60%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.70%) Puppet
3 2 (1.80%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.90%) Ansible
4 1 (0.90%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 29 (26.13%) Oracle
2 17 (15.32%) Microsoft
3 11 (9.91%) Twitter
4 4 (3.60%) HP
5 3 (2.70%) Sun
5 3 (2.70%) IBM
6 2 (1.80%) Mapinfo
6 2 (1.80%) ESRI
7 1 (0.90%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.90%) ServiceNow
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago