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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 73 68 85
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +17
Contract jobs citing SOAP 20 31 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.22% 2.10% 1.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.03% 7.49% 4.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 25 12
Average daily rate
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£320 £300 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -29.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £253 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £334 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.28 £46.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-25.48% +26.02%
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
496 414 563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 30.19% 28.03% 30.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 262 294
Average daily rate £325 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £200 £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 3 14 8
Average hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +143.24%
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 19 September 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 19 September 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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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 -16 7 £300 - 12
Huddersfield +2 1 £320 -
Halifax - - - - 4
Wakefield - - - -
SOAP
Yorkshire

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (54.00%) Java
2 25 (50.00%) Web Services
3 22 (44.00%) XML
4 16 (32.00%) SQL
4 16 (32.00%) .NET
4 16 (32.00%) Oracle
5 14 (28.00%) REST
6 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (24.00%) C#
8 11 (22.00%) JMS
8 11 (22.00%) Spring
8 11 (22.00%) Hibernate
9 10 (20.00%) Maven
9 10 (20.00%) Git (software)
9 10 (20.00%) WebLogic
9 10 (20.00%) Linux
10 9 (18.00%) OO
10 9 (18.00%) MySQL
10 9 (18.00%) Test Management
10 9 (18.00%) Test Scripting
11 8 (16.00%) Selenium
11 8 (16.00%) Software Engineering
11 8 (16.00%) JavaScript
11 8 (16.00%) OOP
11 8 (16.00%) PL/SQL
11 8 (16.00%) Apache Camel
12 7 (14.00%) User Experience
12 7 (14.00%) E-Commerce
12 7 (14.00%) PHP
12 7 (14.00%) SQL Server

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 6 (12.00%) CMS
2 6 (12.00%) Apache
3 5 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (8.00%) SugarCRM
4 4 (8.00%) Moodle
5 2 (4.00%) WebSphere
5 2 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.00%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.00%) HTTP
1 6 (12.00%) Internet
2 2 (4.00%) LDAP
3 1 (2.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.00%) MySQL
2 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
3 5 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 5 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.00%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 10 (20.00%) Maven
1 10 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (16.00%) Selenium
3 5 (10.00%) MSTest
3 5 (10.00%) SoapUI
3 5 (10.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (6.00%) Cucumber
4 3 (6.00%) WebDriver
4 3 (6.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (4.00%) Mercurial
5 2 (4.00%) Subversion
5 2 (4.00%) Bazaar
6 1 (2.00%) ClearCase
6 1 (2.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (8.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (64.00%) Developer
2 13 (26.00%) Java Developer
3 8 (16.00%) Analyst
3 8 (16.00%) Test Analyst
4 7 (14.00%) Tester
4 7 (14.00%) .NET Developer
5 6 (12.00%) PHP Developer
5 6 (12.00%) Agile .NET Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Web Developer
6 5 (10.00%) PHP Web Developer
6 5 (10.00%) CMS Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Automation Tester
7 3 (6.00%) Performance Tester
8 2 (4.00%) Architect
9 1 (2.00%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
9 1 (2.00%) PHP Magento Developer
9 1 (2.00%) Magento Developer
9 1 (2.00%) Management Consultant
9 1 (2.00%) Software Engineer
9 1 (2.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (50.00%) Web Services
2 22 (44.00%) XML
3 16 (32.00%) .NET
4 14 (28.00%) REST
5 11 (22.00%) JMS
5 11 (22.00%) Spring
5 11 (22.00%) Hibernate
6 8 (16.00%) Apache Camel
7 7 (14.00%) WCF
8 6 (12.00%) RESTful
8 6 (12.00%) LAMP
8 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET
9 5 (10.00%) ODBC
9 5 (10.00%) Ajax
10 3 (6.00%) HTML
11 2 (4.00%) Symfony
11 2 (4.00%) JSP
11 2 (4.00%) Servlets
11 2 (4.00%) SPML
11 2 (4.00%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) User Experience
2 2 (4.00%) Open Source
3 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (4.00%) UNIX
2 2 (4.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (18.00%) OO
2 9 (18.00%) Test Management
2 9 (18.00%) Test Scripting
3 8 (16.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (16.00%) OOP
4 7 (14.00%) E-Commerce
4 7 (14.00%) MVC
5 6 (12.00%) Performance Testing
6 5 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
6 5 (10.00%) Performance Management
7 4 (8.00%) Unit Testing
7 4 (8.00%) Automated Testing
7 4 (8.00%) Migration
7 4 (8.00%) BDD
7 4 (8.00%) ATDD
8 3 (6.00%) User Stories
8 3 (6.00%) DSDM
8 3 (6.00%) Test Automation
9 2 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 27 (54.00%) Java
2 16 (32.00%) SQL
3 12 (24.00%) C#
4 8 (16.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (16.00%) PL/SQL
5 7 (14.00%) PHP
6 6 (12.00%) PHP5
7 4 (8.00%) VB.NET
8 2 (4.00%) BeanShell
9 1 (2.00%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (8.00%) ISEB
2 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 16 (32.00%) Oracle
2 5 (10.00%) Zend
3 3 (6.00%) HP
4 2 (4.00%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (4.00%) SAP
4 2 (4.00%) Sybase
4 2 (4.00%) Novell
4 2 (4.00%) IBM
4 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.00%) Sun
5 1 (2.00%) Citrix
5 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.00%) Kofax
West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 per day
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