The table below looks at the statistics for SoapUI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SoapUI over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 113 125 121
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 12 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.42% 0.24% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.95% 2.73% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 2
Average daily rate
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£331 £425 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.05% +60.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £210 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £431 £277
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £383 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.22% +17.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £180.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +500.00%
SoapUI
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
304 256 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 10.54% 8.88% 10.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 163 100
Average daily rate £350 £333 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -11.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £438 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 9
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £15.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.15 - £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.27 £39.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.64% +5.33%

SoapUI
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

SoapUI Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SoapUI
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SoapUI across the Berkshire region.

SoapUI Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

SoapUI
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SoapUI across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

SoapUI Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

SoapUI
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SoapUI within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +12 10 £331 -22.05% 1
Windsor - - - -
Wokingham - - - - 1
Maidenhead - - - -
SoapUI
South East

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
1 9 (69.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (61.54%) SOAP
2 8 (61.54%) XML
3 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
3 7 (53.85%) Test Scripting
4 6 (46.15%) SQL
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
5 5 (38.46%) XSD
5 5 (38.46%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (38.46%) Fiddler
5 5 (38.46%) WCF
5 5 (38.46%) Linux
5 5 (38.46%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
6 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (30.77%) Windows
6 4 (30.77%) .NET
7 3 (23.08%) MySQL
7 3 (23.08%) C#
7 3 (23.08%) XSL
7 3 (23.08%) IIS
7 3 (23.08%) Perl
7 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
7 3 (23.08%) ISEB
7 3 (23.08%) Retail
7 3 (23.08%) VMware
7 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (23.08%) Release Management

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (38.46%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (23.08%) IIS
3 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (38.46%) Fiddler
3 3 (23.08%) MSBuild
4 2 (15.38%) NuGet
4 2 (15.38%) Artifactory
4 2 (15.38%) Selenium
4 2 (15.38%) TeamCity
4 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
5 1 (7.69%) LoadRunner
5 1 (7.69%) JMeter
5 1 (7.69%) CruiseControl
5 1 (7.69%) JIRA
5 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
5 1 (7.69%) TestComplete
5 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (23.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) Test Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Build Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) DevOps Specialist
4 2 (15.38%) Integration Specialist
4 2 (15.38%) Functional Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Functional Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) QA Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Testing Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) SOAP
1 8 (61.54%) XML
2 5 (38.46%) XSD
2 5 (38.46%) WCF
3 4 (30.77%) .NET
4 3 (23.08%) XSL
5 2 (15.38%) HTML
5 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
6 1 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
6 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) AS400
1 1 (7.69%) iSeries
1 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Windows
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (15.38%) Android
4 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Test Scripting
2 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
3 3 (23.08%) Release Management
3 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (23.08%) DevOps
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) Validation
5 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
5 1 (7.69%) V-Model
5 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.69%) Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
2 3 (23.08%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) Perl
3 2 (15.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) ISEB
3 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
3 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (7.69%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (15.38%) Puppet
2 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Endeca
3 1 (7.69%) Google
3 1 (7.69%) Coremetrics
3 1 (7.69%) ExactTarget
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) IBM