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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 81 78 85
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Contract jobs citing SOAP 27 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.47% 0.94% 0.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.57% 3.31% 3.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 7
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£350 £345 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% +26.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £375 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
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 West Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
485 453 413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 26.34% 28.29% 25.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 266 230
Average daily rate £350 £300 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 10
Average hourly rate £40.00 £20.50 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.12% -16.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £20.50 £5.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £66.85 £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 West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Leeds -12 13 £325 -5.79% 7
Halifax - 4 £350 - 2
Bradford - 1 £350 - 1
Wakefield - - - -
SOAP
Yorkshire

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 30 (61.22%) .NET
2 27 (55.10%) Web Services
3 22 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (42.86%) C#
5 17 (34.69%) Java
6 16 (32.65%) Oracle
7 15 (30.61%) XML
8 14 (28.57%) WCF
9 13 (26.53%) Test Scripting
10 12 (24.49%) Test Management
10 12 (24.49%) ASP.NET
10 12 (24.49%) SQL
11 11 (22.45%) SQL Server
11 11 (22.45%) Software Engineering
11 11 (22.45%) Ajax
11 11 (22.45%) SoapUI
11 11 (22.45%) Oracle Database
11 11 (22.45%) User Experience
12 10 (20.41%) Performance Testing
12 10 (20.41%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (20.41%) HTTP
13 9 (18.37%) ODBC
13 9 (18.37%) Statistical Analysis
13 9 (18.37%) Oracle BI EE
13 9 (18.37%) Oracle ODI
14 8 (16.33%) Performance Management
14 8 (16.33%) Selenium
14 8 (16.33%) VB.NET
14 8 (16.33%) ISEB
15 7 (14.29%) SOA

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 5 (10.20%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.12%) Apache
3 1 (2.04%) CMS
3 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.04%) Drupal
3 1 (2.04%) Liferay
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.04%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.08%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.41%) HTTP
2 4 (8.16%) CTI
3 3 (6.12%) Internet
3 3 (6.12%) LDAP
4 1 (2.04%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.04%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.45%) SQL Server
1 11 (22.45%) Oracle Database
2 10 (20.41%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (18.37%) Oracle ODI
3 9 (18.37%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (10.20%) MySQL
5 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (6.12%) MongoDB
5 3 (6.12%) NoSQL
6 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.04%) Redis
7 1 (2.04%) Riak
7 1 (2.04%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 11 (22.45%) SoapUI
2 8 (16.33%) Selenium
3 6 (12.24%) Visual Studio
4 5 (10.20%) MSTest
5 4 (8.16%) Subversion
6 3 (6.12%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (6.12%) JUnit
6 3 (6.12%) Cucumber
6 3 (6.12%) Git (software)
6 3 (6.12%) WebDriver
7 2 (4.08%) Mercurial
7 2 (4.08%) Hudson
7 2 (4.08%) JProfiler
7 2 (4.08%) Bazaar
7 2 (4.08%) Eclipse
7 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
8 1 (2.04%) LoadUI
8 1 (2.04%) Gradle
8 1 (2.04%) Ant
8 1 (2.04%) LoadRunner
General
1 6 (12.24%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (38.78%) Developer
2 14 (28.57%) Tester
3 12 (24.49%) Analyst
3 12 (24.49%) Test Analyst
4 11 (22.45%) .NET Developer
5 7 (14.29%) Performance Tester
6 4 (8.16%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Architect
6 4 (8.16%) Senior Test Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Senior Tester
6 4 (8.16%) Agile .NET Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Automation Tester
7 3 (6.12%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (6.12%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Java Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Consultant
8 2 (4.08%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.08%) PHP Developer
9 1 (2.04%) Performance Analyst
9 1 (2.04%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (61.22%) .NET
2 27 (55.10%) Web Services
3 15 (30.61%) XML
4 14 (28.57%) WCF
5 12 (24.49%) ASP.NET
6 11 (22.45%) Ajax
7 9 (18.37%) ODBC
8 7 (14.29%) HTML
8 7 (14.29%) REST
9 5 (10.20%) WSDL
10 4 (8.16%) LAMP
10 4 (8.16%) JSON
10 4 (8.16%) jQuery
11 3 (6.12%) RESTful
11 3 (6.12%) Hibernate
11 3 (6.12%) CSS
11 3 (6.12%) Spring
12 2 (4.08%) Apache Jena
12 2 (4.08%) JSP
12 2 (4.08%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) User Experience
2 4 (8.16%) IVR
3 3 (6.12%) Open Source
3 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.08%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.08%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.08%) Ontologies
4 2 (4.08%) Chemistry
5 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.12%) Windows
1 3 (6.12%) Linux
2 2 (4.08%) AIX
2 2 (4.08%) UNIX
3 1 (2.04%) Android
3 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (26.53%) Test Scripting
3 12 (24.49%) Test Management
4 11 (22.45%) Software Engineering
5 10 (20.41%) Performance Testing
6 9 (18.37%) Statistical Analysis
7 8 (16.33%) Performance Management
8 7 (14.29%) Waterfall
8 7 (14.29%) SOA
8 7 (14.29%) MVC
9 6 (12.24%) ETL
10 5 (10.20%) OO
10 5 (10.20%) CRM
11 4 (8.16%) Migration
11 4 (8.16%) RAD
11 4 (8.16%) BDD
11 4 (8.16%) Change Control
11 4 (8.16%) ATDD
11 4 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (8.16%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (42.86%) C#
2 17 (34.69%) Java
3 12 (24.49%) SQL
4 8 (16.33%) VB.NET
5 5 (10.20%) JavaScript
6 4 (8.16%) PHP
7 3 (6.12%) PHP5
8 2 (4.08%) SPARQL
8 2 (4.08%) BeanShell
9 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.04%) Python
9 1 (2.04%) Ruby
9 1 (2.04%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) ISEB
2 7 (14.29%) ISTQB
3 3 (6.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 16 (32.65%) Oracle
2 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.08%) Sun
3 2 (4.08%) HP
3 2 (4.08%) Novell
3 2 (4.08%) Sybase
3 2 (4.08%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (4.08%) SAP
3 2 (4.08%) IBM
4 1 (2.04%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.04%) Kofax
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £340 - £370 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 7 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £330 - £380 per day + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago