The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 June 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.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 97 97
Rank change year-on-year +22 0  
Contract jobs citing SOAP 15 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.39% 0.75% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.48% 1.83% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 4
Median daily rate £348 £369 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.76% +40.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £306 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £449 £379
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.93 £31.14 £44.00
% change year-on-year -61.68% -29.23%  

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 Leeds with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 431 600 404
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 39.83% 40.71% 26.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 448 310
Median daily rate £400 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +21.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £318 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £500 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £13.85 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -63.06%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

SOAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SOAP in Leeds

SOAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in Leeds over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SOAP in Leeds

SOAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SOAP in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Leeds region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 33 (86.84%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (71.05%) Java
2 27 (71.05%) REST
3 19 (50.00%) Spring
4 18 (47.37%) Web Services
5 17 (44.74%) DevOps
6 13 (34.21%) Hibernate
6 13 (34.21%) Software Engineering
7 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
7 11 (28.95%) MySQL
8 10 (26.32%) Oracle
8 10 (26.32%) SQL
8 10 (26.32%) XML
8 10 (26.32%) TDD
8 10 (26.32%) Microservices
8 10 (26.32%) Greenfield Project
8 10 (26.32%) NoSQL
9 9 (23.68%) MVC
9 9 (23.68%) SOA
10 7 (18.42%) E-Commerce
10 7 (18.42%) .NET
10 7 (18.42%) J2EE
10 7 (18.42%) HTML
10 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
10 7 (18.42%) Scrum
10 7 (18.42%) Kanban
11 6 (15.79%) RESTful
11 6 (15.79%) JUnit
11 6 (15.79%) T-SQL
11 6 (15.79%) OO

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (5.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (5.26%) Apache
1 2 (5.26%) Confluence
1 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.63%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (2.63%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.63%) Sage 50
1 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (2.63%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) SaaS
2 2 (5.26%) GitHub
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.63%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) DNS
1 3 (7.89%) Firewall
1 3 (7.89%) HTTP
1 3 (7.89%) Internet
1 3 (7.89%) LDAP
1 3 (7.89%) SMTP
1 3 (7.89%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.95%) MySQL
2 10 (26.32%) NoSQL
3 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.26%) Big Data
4 2 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Jenkins
1 6 (15.79%) JUnit
2 5 (13.16%) Selenium
3 4 (10.53%) jMock
3 4 (10.53%) Mockito
4 3 (7.89%) Eclipse
4 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
5 2 (5.26%) DbUnit
5 2 (5.26%) FitNesse
5 2 (5.26%) JIRA
5 2 (5.26%) Maven
5 2 (5.26%) NUnit
5 2 (5.26%) SoapUI
5 2 (5.26%) SonarQube
5 2 (5.26%) Toad
6 1 (2.63%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.63%) HP UFT
6 1 (2.63%) Hudson
6 1 (2.63%) PHPUnit
6 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (7.89%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (65.79%) Developer
2 14 (36.84%) Java Developer
3 4 (10.53%) .NET Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Architect
4 3 (7.89%) Digital Architect
4 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Test Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Automation Tester
5 2 (5.26%) JavaScript Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Principal Software Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Digital Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Senior SQL Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) SQL Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Tester
5 2 (5.26%) T-SQL Developer
5 2 (5.26%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (71.05%) REST
2 19 (50.00%) Spring
3 18 (47.37%) Web Services
4 13 (34.21%) Hibernate
5 10 (26.32%) XML
6 7 (18.42%) .NET
6 7 (18.42%) HTML
6 7 (18.42%) J2EE
7 6 (15.79%) RESTful
8 5 (13.16%) CSS
9 4 (10.53%) WSDL
10 3 (7.89%) AngularJS
10 3 (7.89%) Apache Axis
10 3 (7.89%) JSP
10 3 (7.89%) Node.js
10 3 (7.89%) Sass
10 3 (7.89%) Spring MVC
10 3 (7.89%) Struts
10 3 (7.89%) XHTML
11 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (13.16%) User Experience
3 4 (10.53%) iPad
4 3 (7.89%) Data Centre
4 3 (7.89%) Mobile App
4 3 (7.89%) Private Cloud
4 3 (7.89%) Replication
4 3 (7.89%) Virtual Team
4 3 (7.89%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.63%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Linux
2 2 (5.26%) Android
2 2 (5.26%) Unix
3 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (86.84%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (44.74%) DevOps
3 13 (34.21%) Software Engineering
4 10 (26.32%) Microservices
4 10 (26.32%) TDD
5 9 (23.68%) MVC
5 9 (23.68%) SOA
6 7 (18.42%) E-Commerce
6 7 (18.42%) Kanban
6 7 (18.42%) Scrum
7 6 (15.79%) OO
7 6 (15.79%) Open Source
7 6 (15.79%) Project Management
8 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (13.16%) Test Automation
9 4 (10.53%) BDD
9 4 (10.53%) Waterfall
10 3 (7.89%) Change Control
10 3 (7.89%) Front End Development
10 3 (7.89%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (71.05%) Java
2 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
3 10 (26.32%) SQL
4 6 (15.79%) T-SQL
5 4 (10.53%) Bash Shell
5 4 (10.53%) PHP
6 3 (7.89%) C#
6 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
7 2 (5.26%) Go
7 2 (5.26%) Python
7 2 (5.26%) Ruby
7 2 (5.26%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) CTC Cleared
1 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Docker
1 3 (7.89%) vCloud
1 3 (7.89%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) Puppet
2 3 (7.89%) vRealize
3 2 (5.26%) Ansible
3 2 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Oracle
2 4 (10.53%) VMware
3 2 (5.26%) Adobe
3 2 (5.26%) HP
3 2 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.63%) hybris
4 1 (2.63%) Magma
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.63%) Sage
4 1 (2.63%) SAP
4 1 (2.63%) Zend
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