Period
to 26 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for SOAP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SOAP over the 6 months to 26 May 2020 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.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
26 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 57 50 54
Rank change year-on-year -7 +4 -6
Contract jobs citing SOAP 14 50 63
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.67% 3.51% 4.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.17% 9.21% 11.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 31 24
Median daily rate £460 £450 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.22% +14.29% +10.14%
10th Percentile £315 £388 £308
90th Percentile £539 £575 £551
Scotland median daily rate £425 £450 £413
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.09% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

SOAP is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 227 543 558
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 27.12% 38.16% 35.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 341 344
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +10.34%
10th Percentile £301 £313 £313
90th Percentile £575 £556 £538
Scotland median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 2
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £36.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.00% -45.58% +121.32%
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £24.25
% change year-on-year - +44.33% -35.33%

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing SOAP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in Glasgow

SOAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SOAP in Glasgow.

Daily rate trend for SOAP in Glasgow

SOAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SOAP in Glasgow over the 6 months to 26 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for SOAP in Glasgow

SOAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SOAP in Glasgow.

Hourly rate trend for SOAP in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing SOAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 10 (71.43%) Java
2 9 (64.29%) Web Services
3 7 (50.00%) REST
4 6 (42.86%) Microservices
4 6 (42.86%) JSON
4 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (42.86%) Spring
4 6 (42.86%) XML
4 6 (42.86%) SQL
4 6 (42.86%) J2EE
5 5 (35.71%) Java SE
6 4 (28.57%) Maven
6 4 (28.57%) Hibernate
6 4 (28.57%) OO
6 4 (28.57%) HTTP
7 3 (21.43%) OOD
7 3 (21.43%) ETL
7 3 (21.43%) HTML
7 3 (21.43%) Linux
7 3 (21.43%) JUnit
7 3 (21.43%) CSS
7 3 (21.43%) MVC
7 3 (21.43%) Migration
7 3 (21.43%) Subversion
7 3 (21.43%) Internet
7 3 (21.43%) Spring Web Flow
7 3 (21.43%) GWT
7 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
7 3 (21.43%) RESTful
7 3 (21.43%) DevOps

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 2 (14.29%) Confluence
1 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.14%) Anypoint
2 1 (7.14%) JBoss
2 1 (7.14%) MQSeries
2 1 (7.14%) Mule
2 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (7.14%) RoboHelp
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Boomi
2 1 (7.14%) Azure
2 1 (7.14%) Azure Functions
2 1 (7.14%) Logic Apps
2 1 (7.14%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) HTTP
2 3 (21.43%) Internet
3 2 (14.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) DB2
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Maven
2 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 3 (21.43%) Gradle
2 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
2 3 (21.43%) JUnit
2 3 (21.43%) Subversion
3 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 2 (14.29%) IBM UrbanCode
3 2 (14.29%) SonarQube
4 1 (7.14%) Android Studio
4 1 (7.14%) Ant
4 1 (7.14%) Axure RP
4 1 (7.14%) ClearCase
4 1 (7.14%) JIRA
4 1 (7.14%) Mockito
4 1 (7.14%) Rational Rose
4 1 (7.14%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Integration Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Digital Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Java Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Android Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Integration Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Applications Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Designer
4 1 (7.14%) MuleSoft Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) Web Services
2 7 (50.00%) REST
3 6 (42.86%) J2EE
3 6 (42.86%) JSON
3 6 (42.86%) Spring
3 6 (42.86%) XML
4 5 (35.71%) Java SE
5 4 (28.57%) Hibernate
6 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
6 3 (21.43%) CSS
6 3 (21.43%) GWT
6 3 (21.43%) HTML
6 3 (21.43%) RESTful
6 3 (21.43%) Spring Boot
6 3 (21.43%) Spring Web Flow
7 2 (14.29%) Angular 2
7 2 (14.29%) jQuery
7 2 (14.29%) JSP
8 1 (7.14%) Struts
8 1 (7.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.14%) Mobile Banking
1 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (7.14%) Android
3 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (42.86%) Microservices
2 4 (28.57%) OO
3 3 (21.43%) DevOps
3 3 (21.43%) ETL
3 3 (21.43%) Migration
3 3 (21.43%) MVC
3 3 (21.43%) OOD
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) SDLC
5 1 (7.14%) Android Development
5 1 (7.14%) Change Management
5 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.14%) Service Management
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) TDD
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Leadership
5 1 (7.14%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
3 1 (7.14%) Java 8
3 1 (7.14%) Java 9
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) Kotlin
3 1 (7.14%) Perl
3 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Dell
1 2 (14.29%) MuleSoft
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) IBM
2 1 (7.14%) Remedy