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 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 100 96 75
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -21
Contract jobs citing SOAP 23 21 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.12% 1.04% 1.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.43% 3.57% 5.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 26
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £317 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £503 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.27 £35.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-11.91% +9.23%
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
671 588 570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 32.75% 29.21% 32.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 488 356 408
Average daily rate £420 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 2
Average hourly rate £9.00 £40.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.50% +128.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

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 April 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 29 April 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 -1 20 £365 -15.41% 11
Bradford +19 2 £375 -
Halifax - 1 - -
SOAP
Yorkshire

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 19 (54.29%) Web Services
1 19 (54.29%) REST
2 17 (48.57%) XML
3 15 (42.86%) Java
4 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (34.29%) SQL
6 10 (28.57%) SOA
7 9 (25.71%) .NET
7 9 (25.71%) C#
7 9 (25.71%) RESTful
8 8 (22.86%) Cucumber
8 8 (22.86%) SoapUI
9 7 (20.00%) Selenium
9 7 (20.00%) JSON
9 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 7 (20.00%) XSD
10 6 (17.14%) Scrum
10 6 (17.14%) XSLT
10 6 (17.14%) Visual Studio
10 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
10 6 (17.14%) WSDL
10 6 (17.14%) .NET Framework
10 6 (17.14%) WCF
10 6 (17.14%) XPath
10 6 (17.14%) BDD
11 5 (14.29%) Microservices
11 5 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (14.29%) Subversion
11 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
11 5 (14.29%) Oracle

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 3 (8.57%) WebLogic
2 2 (5.71%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (5.71%) Jetty
2 2 (5.71%) Node.js
2 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.86%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) InfoPath
2 1 (2.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) LDAP
2 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) MongoDB
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Cucumber
1 8 (22.86%) SoapUI
2 7 (20.00%) Selenium
3 6 (17.14%) Visual Studio
4 5 (14.29%) Subversion
4 5 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (8.57%) Appium
5 3 (8.57%) JDeveloper
5 3 (8.57%) JUnit
5 3 (8.57%) Mockito
5 3 (8.57%) WebDriver
6 2 (5.71%) FitNesse
6 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
6 2 (5.71%) JMeter
6 2 (5.71%) SpecFlow
7 1 (2.86%) DbUnit
7 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.86%) jMock
7 1 (2.86%) Maven
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Developer
2 7 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) C# Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Test Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) .NET Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Administrator
4 4 (11.43%) Agile Test Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Architect
4 4 (11.43%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (11.43%) SQL Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Manual Test Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) SOA Administrator
5 3 (8.57%) Technical Leader
5 3 (8.57%) Test Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Tester
5 3 (8.57%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.71%) ASP Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (54.29%) REST
1 19 (54.29%) Web Services
2 17 (48.57%) XML
3 9 (25.71%) .NET
3 9 (25.71%) RESTful
4 7 (20.00%) JSON
4 7 (20.00%) XSD
5 6 (17.14%) .NET Framework
5 6 (17.14%) WCF
5 6 (17.14%) WSDL
5 6 (17.14%) XSLT
6 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 5 (14.29%) HTML
7 3 (8.57%) AngularJS
7 3 (8.57%) Entity Framework
7 3 (8.57%) Middleware
7 3 (8.57%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (8.57%) XML Schema
8 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) CMDB
1 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.86%) DataPower
1 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
1 1 (2.86%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Linux
2 3 (8.57%) Unix
3 2 (5.71%) Android
3 2 (5.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (28.57%) SOA
3 6 (17.14%) BDD
3 6 (17.14%) Scrum
4 5 (14.29%) Microservices
4 5 (14.29%) MVC
5 4 (11.43%) ITIL
5 4 (11.43%) TDD
6 3 (8.57%) Automated Testing
6 3 (8.57%) Automation Testing
6 3 (8.57%) Data Modelling
6 3 (8.57%) Functional Testing
6 3 (8.57%) Kanban
6 3 (8.57%) Low Latency
6 3 (8.57%) Test Management
6 3 (8.57%) Unit Testing
6 3 (8.57%) Workflow
7 2 (5.71%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (5.71%) SDLC
7 2 (5.71%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 15 (42.86%) Java
2 12 (34.29%) SQL
3 9 (25.71%) C#
4 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
4 6 (17.14%) XPath
5 3 (8.57%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.86%) Groovy
6 1 (2.86%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.86%) Ruby
6 1 (2.86%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) ISEB
1 3 (8.57%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.86%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 5 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (2.86%) Adobe
2 1 (2.86%) IBM
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £220 - £221 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago