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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 81 62 86
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +24
Contract jobs citing SOAP 14 33 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.83% 2.12% 1.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.99% 8.09% 4.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 27 17
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £260 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £426 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £365
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £48.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-27.08% +33.33%
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
469 408 646
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 27.95% 26.24% 33.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 248 363
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £163 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 8
Average hourly rate £29.50 £45.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.44% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £41.00 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -14 5 £388 +29.16% 10
Wakefield - - - - 2
Halifax - - - - 3
Huddersfield - - - - 1
SOAP
Yorkshire

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 27 (60.00%) Web Services
2 21 (46.67%) XML
3 20 (44.44%) Java
4 15 (33.33%) .NET
5 14 (31.11%) C#
5 14 (31.11%) Oracle
6 12 (26.67%) SQL
7 11 (24.44%) JMS
7 11 (24.44%) Hibernate
7 11 (24.44%) Spring
7 11 (24.44%) REST
8 10 (22.22%) Maven
8 10 (22.22%) WebLogic
9 9 (20.00%) WCF
9 9 (20.00%) Git (software)
10 8 (17.78%) Apache Camel
10 8 (17.78%) Software Engineering
10 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
10 8 (17.78%) Linux
10 8 (17.78%) PL/SQL
11 7 (15.56%) OOP
11 7 (15.56%) Visual Studio
11 7 (15.56%) MySQL
11 7 (15.56%) Test Management
12 6 (13.33%) RESTful
12 6 (13.33%) SoapUI
12 6 (13.33%) JavaScript
12 6 (13.33%) PHP
12 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET
12 6 (13.33%) E-Commerce

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 10 (22.22%) WebLogic
2 6 (13.33%) CMS
3 5 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 5 (11.11%) Apache
4 4 (8.89%) SugarCRM
4 4 (8.89%) Moodle
5 2 (4.44%) IIS
5 2 (4.44%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (4.44%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.22%) MQSeries
6 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) Internet
2 3 (6.67%) HTTP
3 1 (2.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.56%) MySQL
3 2 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.22%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 10 (22.22%) Maven
2 9 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 7 (15.56%) Visual Studio
4 6 (13.33%) SoapUI
5 5 (11.11%) Selenium
5 5 (11.11%) MSTest
6 2 (4.44%) JIRA
7 1 (2.22%) Mercurial
7 1 (2.22%) ClearCase
7 1 (2.22%) LoadRunner
7 1 (2.22%) JMeter
7 1 (2.22%) Subversion
7 1 (2.22%) Bazaar
General
1 6 (13.33%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.44%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 35 (77.78%) Developer
2 13 (28.89%) Java Developer
3 8 (17.78%) .NET Developer
4 7 (15.56%) Analyst
4 7 (15.56%) Test Analyst
4 7 (15.56%) Agile .NET Developer
5 6 (13.33%) PHP Developer
6 5 (11.11%) PHP Web Developer
6 5 (11.11%) CMS Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Web Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Tester
8 2 (4.44%) Performance Tester
8 2 (4.44%) VB Developer
8 2 (4.44%) VB6 Developer
9 1 (2.22%) WebSphere Developer
9 1 (2.22%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
9 1 (2.22%) PHP Magento Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Magento Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Senior Test Analyst
9 1 (2.22%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (60.00%) Web Services
2 21 (46.67%) XML
3 15 (33.33%) .NET
4 11 (24.44%) JMS
4 11 (24.44%) Hibernate
4 11 (24.44%) Spring
4 11 (24.44%) REST
5 9 (20.00%) WCF
6 8 (17.78%) Apache Camel
7 6 (13.33%) RESTful
7 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET
8 5 (11.11%) LAMP
9 2 (4.44%) ODBC
9 2 (4.44%) Ajax
9 2 (4.44%) Spring Batch
10 1 (2.22%) Visualforce
10 1 (2.22%) JSON
10 1 (2.22%) WF
10 1 (2.22%) Symfony
10 1 (2.22%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.78%) Software Engineering
2 7 (15.56%) OOP
2 7 (15.56%) Test Management
3 6 (13.33%) E-Commerce
3 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.11%) OO
5 4 (8.89%) Test Automation
5 4 (8.89%) BDD
5 4 (8.89%) ATDD
6 3 (6.67%) User Stories
6 3 (6.67%) Waterfall
6 3 (6.67%) Performance Testing
6 3 (6.67%) Unit Testing
6 3 (6.67%) MVC
6 3 (6.67%) Automated Testing
7 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.44%) TDD
7 2 (4.44%) Statistical Analysis
7 2 (4.44%) Refactoring
7 2 (4.44%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (44.44%) Java
2 14 (31.11%) C#
3 12 (26.67%) SQL
4 8 (17.78%) PL/SQL
5 6 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 6 (13.33%) PHP
6 5 (11.11%) PHP5
7 2 (4.44%) VB6
7 2 (4.44%) VB
8 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.22%) Python
8 1 (2.22%) C++
8 1 (2.22%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) ISEB
1 4 (8.89%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) ISO 9002
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.22%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 14 (31.11%) Oracle
2 5 (11.11%) Zend
3 4 (8.89%) Citrix
4 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.44%) HP
5 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.22%) Kofax
5 1 (2.22%) Capita
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