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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 117 - 120
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 9 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.35% - 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.78% - 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 2
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£350 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 - £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 - £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 - £43.26
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
238 194 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.20% 8.01% 9.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 93 138
Average daily rate £400 £356 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.28% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £292 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £29.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.64% +145.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +5.00%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 - 3 £350 - 1
Newbury - 2 £275 -
Slough - 1 £175 -
SoapUI
South East

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 16 (80.00%) SOAP
2 13 (65.00%) XML
3 11 (55.00%) Test Scripting
4 9 (45.00%) MS Excel
4 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
4 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (45.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (40.00%) SQL
5 8 (40.00%) XSD
5 8 (40.00%) Selenium
5 8 (40.00%) WCF
6 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
7 6 (30.00%) C#
8 5 (25.00%) Web Services
8 5 (25.00%) Fiddler
8 5 (25.00%) Data Protection
8 5 (25.00%) Automated Testing
8 5 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (25.00%) WebDriver
9 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
9 4 (20.00%) BDD
9 4 (20.00%) Integration Testing
9 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
9 4 (20.00%) Manual Testing
9 4 (20.00%) Java
9 4 (20.00%) Regression Testing
10 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (15.00%) Citrix
10 3 (15.00%) JIRA

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (45.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) DB2
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (40.00%) Selenium
3 5 (25.00%) Fiddler
3 5 (25.00%) WebDriver
4 3 (15.00%) JIRA
4 3 (15.00%) SpecFlow
5 1 (5.00%) TestComplete
5 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
5 1 (5.00%) Hudson
5 1 (5.00%) Ant
5 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
5 1 (5.00%) LoadRunner
5 1 (5.00%) Subversion
5 1 (5.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Analyst
2 15 (75.00%) Test Analyst
3 9 (45.00%) Tester
4 5 (25.00%) Software Tester
5 4 (20.00%) Automation Tester
6 2 (10.00%) Test Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) QA Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Functional Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) QA Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Functional Test Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Manual Test Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) SOAP
2 13 (65.00%) XML
3 8 (40.00%) XSD
3 8 (40.00%) WCF
4 5 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (10.00%) HTML
6 1 (5.00%) .NET
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
6 1 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (5.00%) Middleware
6 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) AS400
1 1 (5.00%) Ergonomics
1 1 (5.00%) iSeries
1 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Android
1 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Test Scripting
2 5 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 5 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 4 (20.00%) BDD
3 4 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 4 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.00%) Automation Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Open Source
6 1 (5.00%) BPMN
6 1 (5.00%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Analytics
6 1 (5.00%) User Stories
6 1 (5.00%) CRM
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
2 6 (30.00%) C#
3 4 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (5.00%) Ruby
4 1 (5.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) ISEB
3 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Citrix
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) IBM
4 1 (5.00%) Endeca
4 1 (5.00%) Google
4 1 (5.00%) Coremetrics
4 1 (5.00%) ExactTarget