Period
to 19 September 2019

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 19 September 2019 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
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 58 34 71
Rank change year-on-year -24 +37 -6
Contract jobs citing SOAP 46 112 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.27% 6.32% 2.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.52% 18.82% 6.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 40 11
Glasgow median daily rate £450 £510 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.81% +42.74% +2.14%
10th Percentile £380 £323 £250
90th Percentile £563 £575 £394
Scotland median daily rate £450 £450 £375
% change year-on-year - +20.00% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - £35.00 -
Scotland median hourly rate - £35.00 -

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 540 595 566
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 38.43% 33.60% 40.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 338 338
Glasgow median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £313 £322 £305
90th Percentile £575 £550 £500
Scotland median daily rate £438 £408 £375
% change year-on-year +7.36% +8.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 5
Glasgow median hourly rate £35.00 £33.75 £14.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.70% +132.92% +3.50%
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £33.75 £24.00
% change year-on-year +3.70% +40.63% -33.33%

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in Glasgow

SOAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SOAP in Glasgow

SOAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in Glasgow over the 6 months to 19 September 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SOAP in Glasgow

SOAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP in Glasgow.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SOAP in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 September 2019, 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 35 (76.09%) REST
2 33 (71.74%) SQL
3 31 (67.39%) XML
4 28 (60.87%) Java
5 26 (56.52%) JSON
6 25 (54.35%) Web Services
7 23 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (50.00%) Spring
8 20 (43.48%) Linux
9 17 (36.96%) Unix
10 16 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (28.26%) Finance
11 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
11 13 (28.26%) Git (software)
12 12 (26.09%) Jenkins
12 12 (26.09%) SDLC
13 11 (23.91%) Problem-Solving
13 11 (23.91%) HTML
14 10 (21.74%) J2EE
14 10 (21.74%) Configuration Management
14 10 (21.74%) Hibernate
14 10 (21.74%) Scrum
15 9 (19.57%) Oracle
15 9 (19.57%) Public Sector
15 9 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (19.57%) Azure
15 9 (19.57%) AWS
16 8 (17.39%) TeamCity
16 8 (17.39%) BDD
16 8 (17.39%) NoSQL

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 7 (15.22%) Anypoint
2 6 (13.04%) WebSphere
3 5 (10.87%) MQSeries
4 2 (4.35%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (19.57%) AWS
1 9 (19.57%) Azure
2 8 (17.39%) AWS Lambda
2 8 (17.39%) Serverless
3 7 (15.22%) Apigee
3 7 (15.22%) OpenShift
3 7 (15.22%) SaaS
4 3 (6.52%) GitHub
5 2 (4.35%) Amazon S3
5 2 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.39%) SSH
2 5 (10.87%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) NoSQL
2 7 (15.22%) Relational Database
3 6 (13.04%) DB2
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.35%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (28.26%) Git (software)
2 12 (26.09%) Jenkins
3 8 (17.39%) TeamCity
4 7 (15.22%) Maven
5 6 (13.04%) Ant
6 5 (10.87%) Gradle
6 5 (10.87%) Hudson
7 4 (8.70%) JIRA
8 2 (4.35%) JUnit
8 2 (4.35%) Subversion
9 1 (2.17%) Axure RP
9 1 (2.17%) ClearCase
9 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
9 1 (2.17%) Mockito
General
1 13 (28.26%) Finance
2 9 (19.57%) Public Sector
3 5 (10.87%) Banking
4 4 (8.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (67.39%) Developer
2 15 (32.61%) Java Developer
3 6 (13.04%) Architect
3 6 (13.04%) MuleSoft Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Angular Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Analyst Developer
5 4 (8.70%) React Developer
6 3 (6.52%) MuleSoft Architect
6 3 (6.52%) WebSphere Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Technical Delivery Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Technical Manager
8 1 (2.17%) Administrator
8 1 (2.17%) Development Manager
8 1 (2.17%) Lead Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Solutions Designer
8 1 (2.17%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (76.09%) REST
2 31 (67.39%) XML
3 26 (56.52%) JSON
4 25 (54.35%) Web Services
5 23 (50.00%) Spring
6 11 (23.91%) HTML
7 10 (21.74%) Hibernate
7 10 (21.74%) J2EE
8 8 (17.39%) Apache Camel
8 8 (17.39%) JPA
8 8 (17.39%) Node.js
9 7 (15.22%) ActiveMQ
9 7 (15.22%) RabbitMQ
9 7 (15.22%) RAML
9 7 (15.22%) Swagger
10 6 (13.04%) AngularJS
10 6 (13.04%) WebSphere MQ
10 6 (13.04%) WSDL
11 5 (10.87%) .NET
11 5 (10.87%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (17.39%) Linux Command Line
3 7 (15.22%) Public Cloud
4 4 (8.70%) CMDB
5 2 (4.35%) BYOD
6 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.17%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (43.48%) Linux
2 17 (36.96%) Unix
3 6 (13.04%) Windows
4 2 (4.35%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (26.09%) SDLC
4 11 (23.91%) Problem-Solving
5 10 (21.74%) Configuration Management
5 10 (21.74%) Scrum
6 8 (17.39%) BDD
6 8 (17.39%) OOP
6 8 (17.39%) Pair Programming
6 8 (17.39%) TDD
7 7 (15.22%) Continuous Deployment
7 7 (15.22%) Data Modelling
7 7 (15.22%) Functional Programming
7 7 (15.22%) Infrastructure as Code
7 7 (15.22%) Kanban
7 7 (15.22%) Microservices
7 7 (15.22%) Security Testing
7 7 (15.22%) Software Delivery
7 7 (15.22%) Software Engineering
7 7 (15.22%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 33 (71.74%) SQL
2 28 (60.87%) Java
3 7 (15.22%) JavaScript
3 7 (15.22%) PL/SQL
4 6 (13.04%) C#
5 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.17%) C
6 1 (2.17%) Java 8
6 1 (2.17%) R
6 1 (2.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) Docker
2 4 (8.70%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.35%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 7 (15.22%) Ansible
1 7 (15.22%) Terraform
2 3 (6.52%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (4.35%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (4.35%) Icinga
3 2 (4.35%) SCOM
3 2 (4.35%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
2 9 (19.57%) Oracle
3 8 (17.39%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (15.22%) Google
4 7 (15.22%) MuleSoft
4 7 (15.22%) SAP
4 7 (15.22%) WSO2
5 4 (8.70%) ServiceNow
6 3 (6.52%) IBM
6 3 (6.52%) Sybase
7 2 (4.35%) AppDynamics
7 2 (4.35%) BMC
7 2 (4.35%) Pega
7 2 (4.35%) VMware
8 1 (2.17%) TIBCO
8 1 (2.17%) Workday