The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 98 92 87
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Contract jobs citing SOAP 24 35 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.21% 1.55% 0.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.39% 5.10% 2.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 10
Median daily rate £375 £300 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £224 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.88% +21.42%
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 West Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
709 686 475
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 35.70% 30.45% 28.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 519 461 303
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 4
Median hourly rate £13.25 £40.00 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.87% +35.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +10.77%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West 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 West Yorkshire

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

SOAP
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Leeds -9 19 £400 +33.33% 7
Halifax - 2 £325 - 5
Bradford -1 1 £375 -11.76%
SOAP
Yorkshire

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 28 (59.57%) Java
2 26 (55.32%) REST
3 25 (53.19%) Web Services
4 21 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (40.43%) XML
6 14 (29.79%) SOA
6 14 (29.79%) RESTful
7 12 (25.53%) JavaScript
7 12 (25.53%) TDD
7 12 (25.53%) JSON
8 10 (21.28%) C#
8 10 (21.28%) SQL
8 10 (21.28%) Git (software)
9 9 (19.15%) SoapUI
9 9 (19.15%) BDD
9 9 (19.15%) .NET
9 9 (19.15%) JUnit
10 8 (17.02%) Scrum
10 8 (17.02%) .NET Framework
10 8 (17.02%) CSS
10 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
11 7 (14.89%) WSDL
11 7 (14.89%) Maven
11 7 (14.89%) Spring
11 7 (14.89%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (14.89%) Open Source
11 7 (14.89%) Jenkins
12 6 (12.77%) Microservices
12 6 (12.77%) Unit Testing
12 6 (12.77%) Selenium

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 5 (10.64%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (10.64%) Jetty
2 4 (8.51%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.26%) Confluence
3 2 (4.26%) Mule
3 2 (4.26%) Mule ESB
4 1 (2.13%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.13%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) InfoPath
2 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.13%) CloudBees
2 1 (2.13%) GitHub
2 1 (2.13%) IaaS
2 1 (2.13%) Office 365
2 1 (2.13%) OpenShift
2 1 (2.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) LDAP
2 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) MySQL
2 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.26%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (4.26%) DB2
4 2 (4.26%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.26%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.26%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (21.28%) Git (software)
2 9 (19.15%) JUnit
2 9 (19.15%) SoapUI
3 7 (14.89%) Jenkins
3 7 (14.89%) Maven
3 7 (14.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (12.77%) Mockito
4 6 (12.77%) Selenium
5 5 (10.64%) Subversion
5 5 (10.64%) Visual Studio
6 4 (8.51%) Cucumber
6 4 (8.51%) DbUnit
6 4 (8.51%) JIRA
6 4 (8.51%) jMock
6 4 (8.51%) SonarQube
7 3 (6.38%) Ant
7 3 (6.38%) Appium
7 3 (6.38%) Gradle
7 3 (6.38%) WebDriver
8 2 (4.26%) Zephyr
General
1 4 (8.51%) Banking
2 3 (6.38%) Local Government
3 2 (4.26%) Finance
3 2 (4.26%) Retail
3 2 (4.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (44.68%) Developer
2 11 (23.40%) Java Developer
3 9 (19.15%) Architect
4 5 (10.64%) Technical Leader
5 4 (8.51%) Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) C# Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Test Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Automation Test Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Java Architect
6 3 (6.38%) Manual Test Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.26%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.26%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Solutions Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (55.32%) REST
2 25 (53.19%) Web Services
3 19 (40.43%) XML
4 14 (29.79%) RESTful
5 12 (25.53%) JSON
6 9 (19.15%) .NET
7 8 (17.02%) .NET Framework
7 8 (17.02%) CSS
8 7 (14.89%) Spring
8 7 (14.89%) WSDL
9 6 (12.77%) HTML
9 6 (12.77%) XML Schema
10 5 (10.64%) Dropwizard
10 5 (10.64%) Hibernate
10 5 (10.64%) WCF
10 5 (10.64%) XSLT
11 4 (8.51%) AngularJS
11 4 (8.51%) J2EE
11 4 (8.51%) JMS
11 4 (8.51%) PowerMock
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
1 4 (8.51%) N-Tier
2 3 (6.38%) PKI
2 3 (6.38%) Smartcard
3 1 (2.13%) CMDB
3 1 (2.13%) DataPower
3 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.13%) IVR
3 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.64%) Linux
2 4 (8.51%) Unix
2 4 (8.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (29.79%) SOA
3 12 (25.53%) TDD
4 9 (19.15%) BDD
5 8 (17.02%) Scrum
6 7 (14.89%) Open Source
7 6 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (12.77%) Microservices
7 6 (12.77%) Unit Testing
8 5 (10.64%) Kanban
9 4 (8.51%) Automated Testing
9 4 (8.51%) ITIL
9 4 (8.51%) Workflow
10 3 (6.38%) Data Modelling
10 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (6.38%) Integration Testing
10 3 (6.38%) Manual Testing
10 3 (6.38%) MVC
10 3 (6.38%) Service Management
10 3 (6.38%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (59.57%) Java
2 12 (25.53%) JavaScript
3 10 (21.28%) C#
3 10 (21.28%) SQL
4 4 (8.51%) Ruby
5 3 (6.38%) Bash Shell
5 3 (6.38%) C++
5 3 (6.38%) PHP
6 2 (4.26%) Scala
6 2 (4.26%) XPath
7 1 (2.13%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) ISEB
1 4 (8.51%) ISTQB
2 3 (6.38%) CCNP
2 3 (6.38%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.38%) Degree
2 3 (6.38%) MCSE
2 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.38%) RHCE
3 2 (4.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) QA
2 3 (6.38%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Docker
2 1 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Puppet
2 1 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.64%) Oracle
3 3 (6.38%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.13%) Avaya
4 1 (2.13%) Genesys
4 1 (2.13%) IBM
4 1 (2.13%) Splunk
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