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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 71 81 79
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Contract jobs citing SOAP 36 36 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.33% 1.67% 1.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.13% 5.30% 5.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 20 17
Median daily rate £500 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.14% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £592 £455 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
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
505 679 485
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 32.71% 31.52% 26.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 425 291
Median daily rate £403 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.33% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Median hourly rate £13.50 £45.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +36.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing SOAP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 5 December 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +12 29 £510 +51.11% 12
Halifax +8 4 £295 - 6
Pudsey - 2 - -
SOAP
Yorkshire

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SOAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 41 (66.13%) Java
2 31 (50.00%) REST
3 28 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (37.10%) Web Services
4 23 (37.10%) SOA
5 19 (30.65%) TDD
6 17 (27.42%) XML
7 16 (25.81%) MuleSoft
8 14 (22.58%) Mule ESB
8 14 (22.58%) Mule
9 13 (20.97%) Git (software)
9 13 (20.97%) JSON
9 13 (20.97%) SQL
10 12 (19.35%) JMS
10 12 (19.35%) Microsoft
10 12 (19.35%) QA
10 12 (19.35%) RESTful
10 12 (19.35%) SoapUI
11 11 (17.74%) Jenkins
11 11 (17.74%) Scrum
11 11 (17.74%) Spring
11 11 (17.74%) .NET
11 11 (17.74%) C#
12 10 (16.13%) JavaScript
12 10 (16.13%) BDD
12 10 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (16.13%) JIRA
13 9 (14.52%) J2EE
13 9 (14.52%) Oracle
13 9 (14.52%) Unix

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (22.58%) Mule
1 14 (22.58%) Mule ESB
2 6 (9.68%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (9.68%) SharePoint
3 5 (8.06%) Confluence
4 4 (6.45%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (3.23%) Jetty
6 1 (1.61%) CMS
6 1 (1.61%) IIS
6 1 (1.61%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.61%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (8.06%) InfoPath
2 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.06%) GitHub
3 4 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (6.45%) CloudBees
3 4 (6.45%) IaaS
3 4 (6.45%) OpenShift
3 4 (6.45%) PaaS
4 1 (1.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.29%) LDAP
2 2 (3.23%) Internet
3 1 (1.61%) DNS
3 1 (1.61%) Firewall
3 1 (1.61%) HTTP
3 1 (1.61%) SMTP
3 1 (1.61%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.90%) MySQL
2 4 (6.45%) NoSQL
2 4 (6.45%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (3.23%) DB2
4 2 (3.23%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.61%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (20.97%) Git (software)
2 12 (19.35%) SoapUI
3 11 (17.74%) Jenkins
4 10 (16.13%) JIRA
5 8 (12.90%) JUnit
5 8 (12.90%) Maven
5 8 (12.90%) Selenium
6 6 (9.68%) Mockito
6 6 (9.68%) SonarQube
6 6 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (9.68%) Visual Studio
7 4 (6.45%) Cucumber
7 4 (6.45%) Gradle
7 4 (6.45%) WebDriver
8 3 (4.84%) Ant
8 3 (4.84%) Subversion
8 3 (4.84%) Zephyr
9 2 (3.23%) Appium
9 2 (3.23%) DbUnit
9 2 (3.23%) Spock
General
1 5 (8.06%) Local Government
2 2 (3.23%) Banking
2 2 (3.23%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Retail
2 2 (3.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (45.16%) Developer
2 12 (19.35%) Architect
3 9 (14.52%) Java Developer
4 7 (11.29%) Integration Developer
4 7 (11.29%) MuleSoft Developer
5 6 (9.68%) Analyst
5 6 (9.68%) Test Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) Automation Test Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) Java Architect
6 5 (8.06%) Manual Test Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) Technical Leader
7 4 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.84%) Consultant
8 3 (4.84%) CRM Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Development Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) Java Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.23%) Selenium Test Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) Solutions Consultant
9 2 (3.23%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (50.00%) REST
2 23 (37.10%) Web Services
3 17 (27.42%) XML
4 13 (20.97%) JSON
5 12 (19.35%) JMS
5 12 (19.35%) RESTful
6 11 (17.74%) .NET
6 11 (17.74%) Spring
7 9 (14.52%) J2EE
8 7 (11.29%) .NET Framework
8 7 (11.29%) EJB
8 7 (11.29%) Hibernate
9 6 (9.68%) CSS
9 6 (9.68%) HTML
9 6 (9.68%) Middleware
9 6 (9.68%) Servlets
9 6 (9.68%) WSDL
9 6 (9.68%) XML Schema
9 6 (9.68%) XSLT
10 4 (6.45%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) Enterprise Software
1 7 (11.29%) N-Tier
2 5 (8.06%) User Experience
3 4 (6.45%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.84%) PKI
4 3 (4.84%) Smartcard
5 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.61%) IVR
5 1 (1.61%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.61%) Replication
5 1 (1.61%) VCE vBlock
5 1 (1.61%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.52%) Unix
2 7 (11.29%) Linux
2 7 (11.29%) Windows
3 3 (4.84%) AIX
4 2 (3.23%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (37.10%) SOA
3 19 (30.65%) TDD
4 11 (17.74%) Scrum
5 10 (16.13%) BDD
5 10 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (12.90%) SDLC
7 7 (11.29%) Software Delivery
8 6 (9.68%) API Development
8 6 (9.68%) B2B
8 6 (9.68%) EAI
8 6 (9.68%) E-Commerce
8 6 (9.68%) Kanban
8 6 (9.68%) Open Source
8 6 (9.68%) Unit Testing
8 6 (9.68%) Workflow
9 5 (8.06%) Build Automation
9 5 (8.06%) Manual Testing
9 5 (8.06%) Test Scripting
9 5 (8.06%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (66.13%) Java
2 13 (20.97%) SQL
3 11 (17.74%) C#
4 10 (16.13%) JavaScript
5 4 (6.45%) PHP
5 4 (6.45%) Ruby
6 3 (4.84%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.84%) C++
6 3 (4.84%) Groovy
6 3 (4.84%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.23%) Korn
7 2 (3.23%) Scala
8 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (8.06%) Degree
1 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.84%) CCNP
2 3 (4.84%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (4.84%) ISEB
2 3 (4.84%) ISTQB
2 3 (4.84%) MCSE
2 3 (4.84%) RHCE
3 2 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.23%) MCITP
4 1 (1.61%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (19.35%) QA
2 3 (4.84%) HL7
3 2 (3.23%) FATCA
System Software
1 3 (4.84%) NDS
2 2 (3.23%) NetIQ eDirectory
3 1 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.61%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) OpenAM
1 3 (4.84%) Puppet
2 1 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.61%) vRealize
Vendors
1 16 (25.81%) MuleSoft
2 12 (19.35%) Microsoft
3 9 (14.52%) Oracle
4 3 (4.84%) CA
4 3 (4.84%) IBM
4 3 (4.84%) Novell
4 3 (4.84%) Sun
4 3 (4.84%) Sybase
5 2 (3.23%) Solace
6 1 (1.61%) Avaya
6 1 (1.61%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (1.61%) Genesys
6 1 (1.61%) HP
6 1 (1.61%) Splunk
6 1 (1.61%) VMware
6 1 (1.61%) Zend