Period
to 18 November 2018

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 18 November 2018 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
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 64 60
Rank change year-on-year +25 -4 +19
Contract jobs citing SOAP 93 29 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 5.54% 2.23% 2.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.22% 6.07% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 11 11
Glasgow median daily rate £508 £250 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +103.23% -28.57% -12.50%
10th Percentile £285 £250 £223
90th Percentile £575 £423 £406
Scotland median daily rate £450 £375 £340
% change year-on-year +20.00% +10.29% -10.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 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 540 478 355
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 32.14% 36.83% 31.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 297 190
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £322 £300 £265
90th Percentile £550 £500 £450
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £35.00 £24.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.83% +71.43% -74.55%
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £27.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +29.63% -36.47% +5.25%

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 18 November 2018.

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 18 November 2018, 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 76 (81.72%) Java
2 59 (63.44%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (61.29%) REST
4 53 (56.99%) SQL
4 53 (56.99%) Web Services
5 49 (52.69%) Oracle
6 41 (44.09%) Spring
7 36 (38.71%) Microservices
8 32 (34.41%) NoSQL
9 31 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
10 30 (32.26%) Oracle Database
11 27 (29.03%) PL/SQL
11 27 (29.03%) XML
11 27 (29.03%) Oracle Forms
11 27 (29.03%) Finance
11 27 (29.03%) Oracle Database 12c
11 27 (29.03%) MongoDB
12 25 (26.88%) Enterprise Architecture
13 24 (25.81%) Waterfall
14 23 (24.73%) Software Delivery
14 23 (24.73%) JavaScript
15 22 (23.66%) Git (software)
16 20 (21.51%) OO
17 19 (20.43%) Unix
17 19 (20.43%) Linux
17 19 (20.43%) Hibernate
18 18 (19.35%) Maven
18 18 (19.35%) AngularJS
19 17 (18.28%) Problem-Solving
20 15 (16.13%) Relational Database

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 3 (3.23%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.15%) Confluence
2 2 (2.15%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.15%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.08%) Apache
3 1 (1.08%) GemFire
Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (9.68%) AquaLogic BPM
1 9 (9.68%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.15%) NuGet
2 1 (1.08%) Apigee
2 1 (1.08%) Firebase
2 1 (1.08%) GitHub
2 1 (1.08%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.15%) HTTP
2 1 (1.08%) 3G
2 1 (1.08%) 4G
2 1 (1.08%) Diameter Protocol
2 1 (1.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (1.08%) Internet
2 1 (1.08%) NetScaler
2 1 (1.08%) SSL
2 1 (1.08%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.08%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (34.41%) NoSQL
2 30 (32.26%) Oracle Database
3 27 (29.03%) MongoDB
3 27 (29.03%) Oracle Database 12c
4 15 (16.13%) Relational Database
5 13 (13.98%) DB2
6 6 (6.45%) Big Data
7 5 (5.38%) MySQL
8 4 (4.30%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.08%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.08%) KDB
9 1 (1.08%) Kdb+
9 1 (1.08%) Neo4j
9 1 (1.08%) OrientDB
9 1 (1.08%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 27 (29.03%) Oracle Forms
2 22 (23.66%) Git (software)
3 18 (19.35%) Maven
4 13 (13.98%) Gradle
4 13 (13.98%) Jenkins
5 7 (7.53%) JUnit
5 7 (7.53%) Subversion
6 6 (6.45%) Ant
6 6 (6.45%) Bitbucket
6 6 (6.45%) Eclipse
6 6 (6.45%) JIRA
7 5 (5.38%) SoapUI
8 4 (4.30%) Mockito
9 2 (2.15%) Hudson
9 2 (2.15%) Selenium
9 2 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (2.15%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.08%) CocoaPods
10 1 (1.08%) Concordion
10 1 (1.08%) FishEye
General
1 27 (29.03%) Finance
2 9 (9.68%) Front Office
3 7 (7.53%) Banking
4 1 (1.08%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.08%) Private Banking
4 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (53.76%) Developer
2 39 (41.94%) Java Developer
3 28 (30.11%) Architect
4 16 (17.20%) Solutions Architect
5 14 (15.05%) Full Stack Developer
6 9 (9.68%) Digital Architect
7 8 (8.60%) Service Architect
8 7 (7.53%) Senior Architect
8 7 (7.53%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 6 (6.45%) Analyst
9 6 (6.45%) Angular Developer
9 6 (6.45%) Core Java Developer
10 4 (4.30%) Lead Developer
10 4 (4.30%) Lead Java Developer
11 3 (3.23%) Consultant
11 3 (3.23%) React Developer
11 3 (3.23%) Technical Architect
11 3 (3.23%) Test Analyst
12 2 (2.15%) Cloud Architect
12 2 (2.15%) Digital Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (61.29%) REST
2 53 (56.99%) Web Services
3 41 (44.09%) Spring
4 27 (29.03%) XML
5 19 (20.43%) Hibernate
6 18 (19.35%) AngularJS
7 15 (16.13%) JSON
8 13 (13.98%) React
9 11 (11.83%) JMS
10 10 (10.75%) Apache Camel
11 9 (9.68%) Apache MINA
12 8 (8.60%) HTML
13 6 (6.45%) CSS
14 5 (5.38%) HTML5
14 5 (5.38%) Node.js
14 5 (5.38%) RESTful
14 5 (5.38%) Struts
15 4 (4.30%) CSS3
15 4 (4.30%) J2EE
15 4 (4.30%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.83%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.75%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (9.68%) Reference Data
4 5 (5.38%) Derivative
5 4 (4.30%) Equity Derivative
6 2 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.15%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.08%) Blog
7 1 (1.08%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.08%) DTCC
7 1 (1.08%) Eurex
7 1 (1.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (20.43%) Linux
1 19 (20.43%) Unix
2 1 (1.08%) Android
2 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.08%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (63.44%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (38.71%) Microservices
3 31 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (26.88%) Enterprise Architecture
5 24 (25.81%) Waterfall
6 23 (24.73%) Software Delivery
7 20 (21.51%) OO
8 17 (18.28%) Problem-Solving
9 13 (13.98%) MVC
9 13 (13.98%) Scrum
10 11 (11.83%) Collaborative Working
10 11 (11.83%) Mentoring
10 11 (11.83%) Multithreading
11 10 (10.75%) Decision-Making
11 10 (10.75%) OOP
11 10 (10.75%) SDLC
11 10 (10.75%) Technical Architecture
12 9 (9.68%) BPMN
12 9 (9.68%) Data Analysis
13 8 (8.60%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 76 (81.72%) Java
2 53 (56.99%) SQL
3 27 (29.03%) PL/SQL
4 23 (24.73%) JavaScript
5 14 (15.05%) Python
6 10 (10.75%) Perl
7 9 (9.68%) XPath
8 8 (8.60%) Scala
9 4 (4.30%) C
9 4 (4.30%) C#
10 2 (2.15%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.15%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.08%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.08%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.08%) C++
11 1 (1.08%) Groovy
11 1 (1.08%) Java 8
11 1 (1.08%) Jython
11 1 (1.08%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 13 (13.98%) Degree
2 1 (1.08%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.08%) CISM
2 1 (1.08%) CISSP
2 1 (1.08%) Computer Science Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (2.15%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.08%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 49 (52.69%) Oracle
2 3 (3.23%) IBM
3 2 (2.15%) Perforce
4 1 (1.08%) Apple
4 1 (1.08%) F5
4 1 (1.08%) Google
4 1 (1.08%) HP
4 1 (1.08%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.08%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.08%) Nokia
4 1 (1.08%) Sencha
4 1 (1.08%) Sybase
4 1 (1.08%) Twitter