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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 111 107 121
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +14
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 12 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.47% 0.40% 0.082%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.40% 3.97% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 0
Average daily rate
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£344 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.11% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.75 - £30.00
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
273 252 265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 10.76% 9.96% 10.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 137 106
Average daily rate £350 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £437 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 9
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +133.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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
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 22 May 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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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 +14 12 £344 -19.11%
SoapUI
South East

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (73.33%) SOAP
2 11 (73.33%) XML
2 11 (73.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 10 (66.67%) Test Scripting
4 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
5 8 (53.33%) XSD
5 8 (53.33%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (53.33%) WCF
5 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
6 6 (40.00%) SQL
7 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
7 5 (33.33%) Fiddler
7 5 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (26.67%) Integration Testing
8 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (26.67%) Linux
9 3 (20.00%) Windows
9 3 (20.00%) ISEB
9 3 (20.00%) Citrix
9 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
9 3 (20.00%) .NET
9 3 (20.00%) C#
9 3 (20.00%) Retail
9 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (20.00%) Release Management
10 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (13.33%) QA

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 8 (53.33%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (13.33%) IIS
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) MySQL
3 1 (6.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 11 (73.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (33.33%) Fiddler
3 2 (13.33%) Selenium
3 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (13.33%) TeamCity
3 2 (13.33%) MSBuild
3 2 (13.33%) NuGet
3 2 (13.33%) Artifactory
4 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (6.67%) TestComplete
4 1 (6.67%) WebDriver
4 1 (6.67%) LoadRunner
4 1 (6.67%) JMeter
4 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 3 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Analyst
2 11 (73.33%) Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Functional Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Functional Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Build Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Integration Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) DevOps Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) AWS Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Testing Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) QA Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Manual Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) SOAP
1 11 (73.33%) XML
2 8 (53.33%) XSD
2 8 (53.33%) WCF
3 3 (20.00%) .NET
4 2 (13.33%) HTML
4 2 (13.33%) XSL
5 1 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (6.67%) Web Services
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
1 1 (6.67%) iSeries
1 1 (6.67%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (13.33%) Android
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 4 (26.67%) Integration Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Release Management
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
4 2 (13.33%) DevOps
5 1 (6.67%) Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) Test Planning
5 1 (6.67%) V-Model
5 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (6.67%) Validation
5 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (13.33%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) Perl
3 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (20.00%) ISEB
4 2 (13.33%) ISTQB
5 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (6.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (13.33%) Puppet
2 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (13.33%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) ExactTarget
4 1 (6.67%) IBM
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) Endeca
4 1 (6.67%) Google
4 1 (6.67%) Coremetrics