The table below looks at the statistics for SoapUI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SoapUI over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £411 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+13.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 - £180.00
SoapUI
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Development Applications Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
29 29 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 8.87% 7.32% 11.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 25 29
Average daily rate £390 £475 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.89% +28.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £375 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 4
Average hourly rate £50.20 - £38.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.07 - £36.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.78 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+14.29% -3.89%

SoapUI
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SoapUI across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

SoapUI Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

SoapUI
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing SoapUI also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SoapUI.

1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SpecFlow
2 2 (66.67%) Test Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) BMC
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing SoapUI also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SoapUI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Lead Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Test Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Test Leader
1 2 (66.67%) Test Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Test Lead
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 2 (66.67%) Test Planning
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) BMC
1 1 (33.33%) Remedy