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 29 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 117 124 116
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 11 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.44% 0.42% 0.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.87% 4.00% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 8
Average daily rate £403 £331 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.50% -22.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £300 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £373 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £411 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+13.44% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 - £180.00
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
226 300 264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.05% 10.62% 9.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 167 160
Average daily rate £425 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £417 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £27.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +35.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+14.17% -2.01%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -9 8 £403 +21.50%
Bracknell - 1 - -
SoapUI
South East

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 16 (84.21%) SOAP
2 15 (78.95%) Java
3 14 (73.68%) SQL
4 13 (68.42%) XML
5 11 (57.89%) Unix
6 9 (47.37%) Oracle
7 7 (36.84%) Selenium
7 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
8 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
8 6 (31.58%) REST
8 6 (31.58%) Use Case
8 6 (31.58%) Linux
9 5 (26.32%) PL/SQL
9 5 (26.32%) Web Services
9 5 (26.32%) HP
9 5 (26.32%) Test Scripting
9 5 (26.32%) Finance
9 5 (26.32%) HP Quality Center
9 5 (26.32%) Functional Testing
9 5 (26.32%) Defect Management
10 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
10 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (21.05%) Maven
11 3 (15.79%) Middleware
11 3 (15.79%) JMeter
11 3 (15.79%) Dell
11 3 (15.79%) HTTP
11 3 (15.79%) HTTPS
11 3 (15.79%) Tomcat
11 3 (15.79%) JDBC

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 3 (15.79%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.26%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Boomi
2 2 (10.53%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) HTTP
1 3 (15.79%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Selenium
2 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
2 4 (21.05%) Maven
3 3 (15.79%) Artifactory
3 3 (15.79%) Checkstyle
3 3 (15.79%) Cobertura
3 3 (15.79%) FindBugs
3 3 (15.79%) Hudson
3 3 (15.79%) JMeter
3 3 (15.79%) Liquibase
3 3 (15.79%) Sonatype Nexus
3 3 (15.79%) Subversion
4 2 (10.53%) LoadRunner
4 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
5 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
5 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
5 1 (5.26%) JBehave
5 1 (5.26%) JIRA
5 1 (5.26%) JUnit
5 1 (5.26%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
1 7 (36.84%) Test Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Technical Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Tester
3 3 (15.79%) Integration Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Software Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) Messaging Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Performance Tester
4 2 (10.53%) Unix Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) XML Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Java Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) QA Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Performance Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Software Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) SOAP
2 13 (68.42%) XML
3 6 (31.58%) REST
4 5 (26.32%) Web Services
5 3 (15.79%) JDBC
5 3 (15.79%) Middleware
5 3 (15.79%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (15.79%) XML Messaging
6 1 (5.26%) Java EE
6 1 (5.26%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Unix
2 6 (31.58%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Use Case
2 5 (26.32%) Defect Management
2 5 (26.32%) Functional Testing
2 5 (26.32%) Test Scripting
3 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.79%) Automated Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (15.79%) Dashboard Development
4 3 (15.79%) DevOps
4 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
4 3 (15.79%) Static Code Analysis
4 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
5 2 (10.53%) BDD
5 2 (10.53%) Multithreading
5 2 (10.53%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Test Management
5 2 (10.53%) Test Planning
5 2 (10.53%) Test Strategy
5 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) Java
2 14 (73.68%) SQL
3 5 (26.32%) PL/SQL
4 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
4 3 (15.79%) Groovy
4 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.53%) C#
6 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle
2 5 (26.32%) HP
3 3 (15.79%) Dell
4 2 (10.53%) Concur
5 1 (5.26%) SAP