The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the West Yorkshire region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 76 45 86
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +41
Contract jobs citing SOAP 29 37 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.62% 2.80% 0.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.31% 10.14% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 22 6
Average daily rate £325 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £370 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
546 365 379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 30.43% 27.61% 21.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 379 218 216
Average daily rate £325 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.25 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% +14.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
SOAP
Yorkshire

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -16 22 £325 +18.18% 11
Bradford +1 2 £375 +20.00% 1
Halifax -9 1 £450 +44.00% 3
Wakefield - - - - 1
SOAP
Yorkshire

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 31 (67.39%) Web Services
2 27 (58.70%) Java
3 19 (41.30%) SQL
4 18 (39.13%) REST
5 17 (36.96%) XML
6 13 (28.26%) Spring
7 12 (26.09%) Hibernate
7 12 (26.09%) HTML
7 12 (26.09%) Oracle
8 10 (21.74%) JavaScript
8 10 (21.74%) Finance
9 9 (19.57%) .NET
9 9 (19.57%) OO
9 9 (19.57%) JMS
10 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
10 8 (17.39%) C#
10 8 (17.39%) Maven
11 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (15.22%) WCF
11 7 (15.22%) WebLogic
11 7 (15.22%) Visual Studio
11 7 (15.22%) CSS
11 7 (15.22%) RESTful
12 6 (13.04%) Git (software)
12 6 (13.04%) SoapUI
12 6 (13.04%) Apache Camel
12 6 (13.04%) Linux
12 6 (13.04%) OOP
12 6 (13.04%) J2EE
12 6 (13.04%) MySQL

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 7 (15.22%) WebLogic
2 5 (10.87%) IIS
3 4 (8.70%) CMS
4 3 (6.52%) WebSphere
4 3 (6.52%) SugarCRM
4 3 (6.52%) Apache
4 3 (6.52%) Moodle
5 2 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.17%) MQSeries
6 1 (2.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) Internet
2 1 (2.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.04%) MySQL
3 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (17.39%) Maven
2 7 (15.22%) Visual Studio
3 6 (13.04%) Git (software)
3 6 (13.04%) SoapUI
4 5 (10.87%) Eclipse
5 4 (8.70%) PhoneGap
6 2 (4.35%) MSTest
6 2 (4.35%) Selenium
7 1 (2.17%) FitNesse
7 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.17%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (2.17%) Moq
7 1 (2.17%) SpecFlow
7 1 (2.17%) LoadRunner
7 1 (2.17%) ProC
7 1 (2.17%) JMeter
7 1 (2.17%) Xcode
7 1 (2.17%) NUnit
7 1 (2.17%) Subversion
7 1 (2.17%) ClearCase
General
1 10 (21.74%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.70%) Back Office
4 1 (2.17%) Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Retail
4 1 (2.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (82.61%) Developer
2 17 (36.96%) Java Developer
3 6 (13.04%) Analyst
3 6 (13.04%) Test Analyst
3 6 (13.04%) .NET Developer
4 4 (8.70%) VB Developer
4 4 (8.70%) Web Developer
4 4 (8.70%) VB6 Developer
4 4 (8.70%) Blackberry Developer
4 4 (8.70%) CMS Developer
5 3 (6.52%) PHP Web Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (6.52%) PHP Developer
6 2 (4.35%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Tester
6 2 (4.35%) Agile .NET Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Mobile Developer
7 1 (2.17%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Performance Test Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (67.39%) Web Services
2 18 (39.13%) REST
3 17 (36.96%) XML
4 13 (28.26%) Spring
5 12 (26.09%) HTML
5 12 (26.09%) Hibernate
6 9 (19.57%) JMS
6 9 (19.57%) .NET
7 7 (15.22%) CSS
7 7 (15.22%) WCF
7 7 (15.22%) RESTful
8 6 (13.04%) J2EE
8 6 (13.04%) Apache Camel
9 5 (10.87%) HTML5
10 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET
10 4 (8.70%) jQuery
11 3 (6.52%) Ext JS
11 3 (6.52%) Sencha Touch
11 3 (6.52%) XSD
11 3 (6.52%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Blackberry
1 5 (10.87%) Mobile App
2 4 (8.70%) Client/Server
2 4 (8.70%) Open Source
3 3 (6.52%) 3D Graphics
3 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.52%) Social Media
4 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.17%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.04%) Linux
2 5 (10.87%) Windows
3 4 (8.70%) BlackBerry OS
4 3 (6.52%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (2.17%) Android
5 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Phone
5 1 (2.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.57%) OO
2 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (13.04%) OOP
4 5 (10.87%) Mobile Application Development
4 5 (10.87%) Data Modelling
5 4 (8.70%) Test Automation
6 3 (6.52%) Test Management
6 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
6 3 (6.52%) MVC
6 3 (6.52%) TDD
6 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce
7 2 (4.35%) Scrum
7 2 (4.35%) Web Design
7 2 (4.35%) Workflow
7 2 (4.35%) Migration
7 2 (4.35%) SOA
7 2 (4.35%) Refactoring
7 2 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.35%) Unit Testing
7 2 (4.35%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 27 (58.70%) Java
2 19 (41.30%) SQL
3 10 (21.74%) JavaScript
4 8 (17.39%) C#
5 6 (13.04%) PHP
5 6 (13.04%) PL/SQL
6 4 (8.70%) VB
6 4 (8.70%) VB6
7 3 (6.52%) PHP5
8 2 (4.35%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.17%) Python
9 1 (2.17%) XAML
9 1 (2.17%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) ISEB
1 2 (4.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) ISO 9002
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.17%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Oracle
2 6 (13.04%) Citrix
3 4 (8.70%) QNX
4 3 (6.52%) Zend
4 3 (6.52%) Sencha
4 3 (6.52%) JD Edwards
4 3 (6.52%) HP
5 2 (4.35%) JBoss
6 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.17%) Capita
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