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 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 103 69 80
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +11
Contract jobs citing SOAP 11 38 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.56% 2.17% 1.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.83% 7.32% 3.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 23 13
Average daily rate £338 £340 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.73% +7.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £304 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £354 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £32.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+19.53% -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 West Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
600 519 474
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 30.57% 29.64% 30.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 347 295
Average daily rate £375 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £460 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £10.20 £40.00 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.50% -77.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 13 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 13 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
Leeds -20 8 £365 +13.17% 9
Bradford +14 3 £325 -7.14%
SOAP
Yorkshire

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 37 (72.55%) Web Services
2 27 (52.94%) REST
3 24 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (47.06%) XML
4 22 (43.14%) HTML
4 22 (43.14%) Java
5 17 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 17 (33.33%) XSD
5 17 (33.33%) jQuery
6 16 (31.37%) SQL
6 16 (31.37%) .NET
6 16 (31.37%) SQL Server
7 15 (29.41%) Oracle
7 15 (29.41%) CSS
8 14 (27.45%) SOA
8 14 (27.45%) WCF
8 14 (27.45%) RESTful
9 13 (25.49%) XSLT
9 13 (25.49%) MVC
10 12 (23.53%) Hibernate
10 12 (23.53%) Finance
10 12 (23.53%) Spring
10 12 (23.53%) C#
11 11 (21.57%) Subversion
11 11 (21.57%) Open Source
11 11 (21.57%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (21.57%) Cucumber
11 11 (21.57%) Jenkins
12 10 (19.61%) HTML5
12 10 (19.61%) MongoDB

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 9 (17.65%) WebLogic
2 6 (11.76%) JBoss
2 6 (11.76%) Tomcat
3 5 (9.80%) Oracle Service Bus
3 5 (9.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (7.84%) Apache
4 4 (7.84%) Node.js
5 2 (3.92%) Confluence
6 1 (1.96%) IIS
6 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.96%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.96%) InDesign
2 1 (1.96%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) HTTP
2 4 (7.84%) LDAP
3 2 (3.92%) Extranet
3 2 (3.92%) Intranet
4 1 (1.96%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.96%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (1.96%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (1.96%) Firewall
4 1 (1.96%) LAN
4 1 (1.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (31.37%) SQL Server
2 10 (19.61%) MongoDB
3 9 (17.65%) NoSQL
3 9 (17.65%) Oracle Database
4 8 (15.69%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (13.73%) Relational Database
6 4 (7.84%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (7.84%) RDBMS
7 3 (5.88%) MySQL
7 3 (5.88%) OLTP
7 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (3.92%) OLAP
9 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (21.57%) Cucumber
1 11 (21.57%) Jenkins
1 11 (21.57%) Subversion
2 10 (19.61%) JUnit
2 10 (19.61%) Visual Studio
3 9 (17.65%) SoapUI
4 8 (15.69%) Eclipse
4 8 (15.69%) Hudson
4 8 (15.69%) JProfiler
5 7 (13.73%) Selenium
6 5 (9.80%) Mockito
6 5 (9.80%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (5.88%) Appium
7 3 (5.88%) JDeveloper
8 2 (3.92%) DbUnit
8 2 (3.92%) FitNesse
8 2 (3.92%) JIRA
8 2 (3.92%) jMock
8 2 (3.92%) SpecFlow
8 2 (3.92%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (23.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (54.90%) Developer
2 15 (29.41%) Java Developer
3 11 (21.57%) JavaScript Developer
4 9 (17.65%) C# Developer
5 8 (15.69%) .NET Developer
5 8 (15.69%) Agile Developer
5 8 (15.69%) Agile Java Developer
5 8 (15.69%) Analyst
5 8 (15.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (15.69%) Test Analyst
5 8 (15.69%) UI Developer
6 7 (13.73%) Architect
6 7 (13.73%) SQL Developer
7 6 (11.76%) C# WCF Developer
7 6 (11.76%) SQL Server Developer
7 6 (11.76%) WCF Developer
8 5 (9.80%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (9.80%) WinForms Developer
9 4 (7.84%) Automation Test Analyst
9 4 (7.84%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (72.55%) Web Services
2 27 (52.94%) REST
3 24 (47.06%) XML
4 22 (43.14%) HTML
5 17 (33.33%) jQuery
5 17 (33.33%) XSD
6 16 (31.37%) .NET
7 15 (29.41%) CSS
8 14 (27.45%) RESTful
8 14 (27.45%) WCF
9 13 (25.49%) XSLT
10 12 (23.53%) Hibernate
10 12 (23.53%) Spring
11 10 (19.61%) Ajax
11 10 (19.61%) HTML5
12 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET
12 9 (17.65%) JSON
12 9 (17.65%) Middleware
13 8 (15.69%) GWT
13 8 (15.69%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Algorithms
1 8 (15.69%) Client/Server
1 8 (15.69%) Ontologies
2 2 (3.92%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.96%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.73%) Windows
2 6 (11.76%) Linux
3 3 (5.88%) Unix
4 1 (1.96%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (27.45%) SOA
3 13 (25.49%) MVC
4 11 (21.57%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (21.57%) Open Source
5 9 (17.65%) Web Development
6 8 (15.69%) B2B
6 8 (15.69%) Machine Learning
6 8 (15.69%) Scrum
6 8 (15.69%) Web Application Development
7 7 (13.73%) BDD
7 7 (13.73%) Integration Testing
8 6 (11.76%) BPEL
8 6 (11.76%) TDD
9 4 (7.84%) API Testing
9 4 (7.84%) Automated Testing
9 4 (7.84%) B2C
9 4 (7.84%) Data Modelling
9 4 (7.84%) Multithreading
10 3 (5.88%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 22 (43.14%) Java
2 17 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 16 (31.37%) SQL
4 12 (23.53%) C#
5 8 (15.69%) SPARQL
5 8 (15.69%) XPath
6 3 (5.88%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.92%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.96%) Groovy
8 1 (1.96%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) SC Cleared
1 4 (7.84%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.96%) ISEB
2 1 (1.96%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.65%) QA
2 2 (3.92%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.96%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 5 (9.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.96%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 15 (29.41%) Oracle
2 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.92%) Adobe
4 1 (1.96%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco
4 1 (1.96%) F5
4 1 (1.96%) IBM
4 1 (1.96%) Nokia
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