The first table below looks at the demand 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Berkshire region.

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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 123 116 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 8 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.28% 0.12% -
As % of the Development Applications category 3.08% 1.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 0
Average daily rate £369 £265 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.15% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £180.00 £30.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+500.00% -6.97%
Development Applications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
260 254 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.05% 10.36% 7.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 96 89
Average daily rate £329 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £225 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £475 £412
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 1
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
SoapUI
South East

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 2014.

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 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Newbury - 1 £108 -
SoapUI
South East

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 (64.29%) .NET
1 9 (64.29%) SOAP
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) C#
3 6 (42.86%) XML
4 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
4 5 (35.71%) Windows
4 5 (35.71%) Linux
4 5 (35.71%) SOA
4 5 (35.71%) Scrum
4 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (35.71%) NUnit
4 5 (35.71%) WebSphere
4 5 (35.71%) QA
5 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (28.57%) BDD
5 4 (28.57%) TDD
5 4 (28.57%) JMeter
5 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 4 (28.57%) HTML
5 4 (28.57%) IIS
5 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
6 3 (21.43%) MySQL
6 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
6 3 (21.43%) OOD
6 3 (21.43%) Symbian
6 3 (21.43%) UML

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 (35.71%) WebSphere
2 4 (28.57%) IIS
3 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
3 3 (21.43%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) LDAP
1 2 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) MySQL
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) NUnit
2 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 4 (28.57%) JMeter
2 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (21.43%) LoadUI
3 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
4 2 (14.29%) Subversion
4 2 (14.29%) Selenium
4 2 (14.29%) Bugzilla
4 2 (14.29%) WebDriver
4 2 (14.29%) MSBuild
5 1 (7.14%) SpecFlow
5 1 (7.14%) Hudson
5 1 (7.14%) CruiseControl
5 1 (7.14%) JUnit
General
1 3 (21.43%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Tester
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Software Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Mobile Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Test Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) QA Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Build Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Environment Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Release Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Deployment Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Test Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Build Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) .NET
1 9 (64.29%) SOAP
2 6 (42.86%) XML
3 4 (28.57%) HTML
4 3 (21.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 3 (21.43%) Middleware
4 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
4 3 (21.43%) WCF
5 2 (14.29%) Web Services
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
6 1 (7.14%) RESTful
6 1 (7.14%) XSL
6 1 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Blackberry
1 3 (21.43%) Handset
1 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Mobile
2 3 (21.43%) Android
2 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Phone
3 2 (14.29%) BlackBerry OS
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) SOA
1 5 (35.71%) Scrum
1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) TDD
2 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (28.57%) BDD
3 3 (21.43%) Dependency Injection
3 3 (21.43%) Software Architecture
3 3 (21.43%) Change Data Capture
3 3 (21.43%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (21.43%) Multithreading
3 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Release Management
3 3 (21.43%) OOD
3 3 (21.43%) UML
3 3 (21.43%) OO
3 3 (21.43%) Pair Programming
3 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
3 3 (21.43%) AOP
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) C#
3 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
4 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 2 (14.29%) Perl
5 1 (7.14%) Java
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) QA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (7.14%) Puppet
2 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Symbian
3 2 (14.29%) HP
3 2 (14.29%) Nokia
3 2 (14.29%) Apple
4 1 (7.14%) Endeca
4 1 (7.14%) Google
4 1 (7.14%) Coremetrics
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.14%) IBM