The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for SOAP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 20 22 19
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3  
Contract jobs citing SOAP 7 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 5.26% 0.83% 3.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.42% 3.33% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Median daily rate £600 £648 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.40% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £49.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year +12.24% +53.12%  

SOAP is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 38 30 38
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 28.57% 24.79% 33.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 27 26
Median daily rate £513 £550 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.81% +15.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £367
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £685 £522
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf citing SOAP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in Canary Wharf

SOAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SOAP in Canary Wharf.

Contractor daily rate trend for SOAP in Canary Wharf

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 10 (83.33%) XML
1 10 (83.33%) Finance
1 10 (83.33%) Banking
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Java
3 7 (58.33%) SQL
4 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (50.00%) Linux
4 6 (50.00%) Investment Banking
4 6 (50.00%) JSON
4 6 (50.00%) REST
5 5 (41.67%) MongoDB
5 5 (41.67%) NoSQL
5 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
5 5 (41.67%) DevOps
5 5 (41.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (41.67%) Spring
5 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (41.67%) Unix
6 4 (33.33%) OO
6 4 (33.33%) HTML
6 4 (33.33%) CSS
6 4 (33.33%) Protocol Buffers
6 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
6 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 3 (25.00%) Gradle
7 3 (25.00%) Big Data
7 3 (25.00%) Android Development
7 3 (25.00%) iOS Development
7 3 (25.00%) Apple iOS

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 3 (25.00%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) PaaS
2 2 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) MongoDB
1 5 (41.67%) NoSQL
2 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (25.00%) Big Data
3 3 (25.00%) Data Mining
4 2 (16.67%) DB2
4 2 (16.67%) HBase
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (25.00%) Gradle
2 3 (25.00%) JIRA
2 3 (25.00%) JUnit
2 3 (25.00%) Maven
3 2 (16.67%) Ant
3 2 (16.67%) Hudson
3 2 (16.67%) NUnit
4 1 (8.33%) Mockito
4 1 (8.33%) Spock
4 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (83.33%) Banking
1 10 (83.33%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Legal
4 1 (8.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Investment Banking Java Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Java Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Platform Architect
4 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
4 2 (16.67%) Core Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) ITSM Developer
4 2 (16.67%) NoSQL Developer
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Unix Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# WPF Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Front Office Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Java Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) UI Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) XML
2 6 (50.00%) JSON
2 6 (50.00%) REST
3 5 (41.67%) Spring
4 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 4 (33.33%) CSS
4 4 (33.33%) HTML
4 4 (33.33%) Protocol Buffers
5 3 (25.00%) Web Services
6 2 (16.67%) .NET
6 2 (16.67%) Apache Avro
6 2 (16.67%) J2EE
6 2 (16.67%) WCF
6 2 (16.67%) WPF
6 2 (16.67%) XML Schema
6 2 (16.67%) XSL
7 1 (8.33%) HTML5
7 1 (8.33%) jQuery
7 1 (8.33%) Node.js
7 1 (8.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) CMDB
2 2 (16.67%) Data Structures
2 2 (16.67%) Derivative
2 2 (16.67%) Market Risk
2 2 (16.67%) OTC Derivatives
2 2 (16.67%) Reference Data
2 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team
3 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Unix
3 3 (25.00%) Android
3 3 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) DevOps
2 5 (41.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (33.33%) OO
4 3 (25.00%) Android Development
4 3 (25.00%) API Development
4 3 (25.00%) iOS Development
4 3 (25.00%) Open Source
4 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (16.67%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
5 2 (16.67%) ITSM
5 2 (16.67%) OOD
5 2 (16.67%) Refactoring
5 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 2 (16.67%) SDLC
5 2 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (16.67%) C#
6 1 (8.33%) Korn
6 1 (8.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Dodd-Frank
1 2 (16.67%) EMIR
1 2 (16.67%) MiFID
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) BMC
2 2 (16.67%) HP
2 2 (16.67%) Infragistics
2 2 (16.67%) Perforce
2 2 (16.67%) Remedy
2 2 (16.67%) ServiceNow
3 1 (8.33%) Solace