The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London 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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
London / Docklands, London
Rank 16 9 22
Rank change year-on-year -7 +13  
Contract jobs citing SOAP 1 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London 1.72% 10.71% 2.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.88% 30.00% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £550 £395 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.24% +3.26%  
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 Docklands, London with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Docklands, London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 17 20 25
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London 29.31% 35.71% 25.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 15
Median daily rate £588 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.68% +11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £395 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £678 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £54.25
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 Docklands, London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Docklands, London 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 Docklands, London

SOAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SOAP in Docklands, London.

Contractor daily rate trend for SOAP in Docklands, London

SOAP
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 26 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 Docklands, London region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
1 1 (100.00%) Equities
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
1 1 (100.00%) Equity Derivative
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) React

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) React
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
1 1 (100.00%) Equities
1 1 (100.00%) Equity Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript