The first table below looks at the demand for SoapUI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SoapUI over the 3 months to 16 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 Buckinghamshire 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 77 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 11 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.90% 0.82% -
As % of the Development Applications category 9.48% 10.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 0
Average daily rate £342 £288 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.86% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £376 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.76% -
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
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
116 67 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.54% 7.87% 5.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 47 44
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -42.30%
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 Buckinghamshire

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

SoapUI Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

SoapUI
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

SoapUI Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

SoapUI
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 11 (100.00%) SOAP
1 11 (100.00%) Finance
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) Selenium
1 11 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 11 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 11 (100.00%) BDD
1 11 (100.00%) PhantomJS
2 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (63.64%) Software Testing
2 7 (63.64%) JMeter
2 7 (63.64%) OO
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
3 4 (36.36%) .NET
3 4 (36.36%) Scrum
3 4 (36.36%) Automation Testing
4 3 (27.27%) TDD

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Selenium
1 11 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 11 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 11 (100.00%) PhantomJS
1 11 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 7 (63.64%) JMeter
General
1 11 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Analyst
1 11 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) SOAP
2 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) BDD
2 7 (63.64%) Software Testing
2 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (63.64%) OO
3 4 (36.36%) Scrum
3 4 (36.36%) Automation Testing
4 3 (27.27%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) SQL