The table below looks at the statistics for SoapUI skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SoapUI over the 3 months to 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 194 185 213
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +28
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 9 15 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.26% 0.029%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.23% 1.98% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 2
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£400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £334 £344
% change year-on-year
+16.85% -2.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 - £37.13
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
729 756 792
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.78% 13.18% 11.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 600 588 611
Average daily rate £463 £438 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +9.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £317 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £562
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 9
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%

SoapUI
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

SoapUI Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SoapUI
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

SoapUI Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

SoapUI
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SoapUI across the City of London region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

SoapUI Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 17 (77.27%) SOAP
2 12 (54.55%) SQL
2 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (45.45%) Selenium
4 7 (31.82%) Web Services
4 7 (31.82%) QA
5 6 (27.27%) Finance
6 5 (22.73%) XML
6 5 (22.73%) Linux
6 5 (22.73%) Java
6 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
6 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (22.73%) TDD
6 5 (22.73%) Scrum
6 5 (22.73%) Maven
7 4 (18.18%) JIRA
7 4 (18.18%) Integration Testing
7 4 (18.18%) Test Scripting
7 4 (18.18%) MySQL
7 4 (18.18%) Oracle
7 4 (18.18%) Ant
7 4 (18.18%) JUnit
7 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 4 (18.18%) Waterfall
7 4 (18.18%) BDD
8 3 (13.64%) RESTful
8 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
8 3 (13.64%) Automation Testing
8 3 (13.64%) System Integration Testing
8 3 (13.64%) SDLC

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 (13.64%) JBoss
1 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.55%) GlassFish
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Markit EDM
2 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) GSM
1 2 (9.09%) PSTN
2 1 (4.55%) SMTP
2 1 (4.55%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) MySQL
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Navigator
3 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) Big Data
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (4.55%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (45.45%) Selenium
2 5 (22.73%) Maven
3 4 (18.18%) JIRA
3 4 (18.18%) Ant
3 4 (18.18%) JUnit
4 3 (13.64%) JMeter
4 3 (13.64%) WebDriver
4 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
4 3 (13.64%) Subversion
5 2 (9.09%) NetBeans
5 2 (9.09%) NUnit
5 2 (9.09%) HP UFT
5 2 (9.09%) ClearQuest
5 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
5 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (9.09%) TortoiseSVN
5 2 (9.09%) JBehave
6 1 (4.55%) Fiddler
6 1 (4.55%) TestNG
6 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Advertising
3 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Test Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Tester
3 4 (18.18%) Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Java Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Automation Tester
5 2 (9.09%) QA Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Integration Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Java Swing Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Test Leader
6 1 (4.55%) CRM Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Agile Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Automated Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (77.27%) SOAP
2 7 (31.82%) Web Services
3 5 (22.73%) XML
4 3 (13.64%) HTML
4 3 (13.64%) Hibernate
4 3 (13.64%) Spring
4 3 (13.64%) RESTful
5 2 (9.09%) Java EE
5 2 (9.09%) Swing
5 2 (9.09%) JAXB
5 2 (9.09%) Middleware
5 2 (9.09%) JSP
5 2 (9.09%) Struts
6 1 (4.55%) XSLT
6 1 (4.55%) DHTML
6 1 (4.55%) .NET
6 1 (4.55%) XML Messaging
6 1 (4.55%) JSF
6 1 (4.55%) Ajax
6 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) N-Tier
1 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (4.55%) Fixed Income
2 1 (4.55%) Equities
2 1 (4.55%) Derivative
2 1 (4.55%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) AIX
2 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.55%) UNIX
3 1 (4.55%) Solaris
3 1 (4.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (22.73%) TDD
2 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (22.73%) Scrum
3 4 (18.18%) Waterfall
3 4 (18.18%) BDD
3 4 (18.18%) Integration Testing
3 4 (18.18%) Test Scripting
4 3 (13.64%) Use Case
4 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (13.64%) Automated Testing
4 3 (13.64%) Software Testing
4 3 (13.64%) Automation Testing
4 3 (13.64%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (13.64%) SDLC
5 2 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (9.09%) Test Automation
5 2 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (9.09%) DevOps
5 2 (9.09%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) SQL
2 5 (22.73%) Java
2 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.64%) Perl
3 3 (13.64%) C#
4 2 (9.09%) Groovy
4 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 2 (9.09%) Python
5 1 (4.55%) XQuery
5 1 (4.55%) PHP
5 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) ISEB
1 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (31.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Puppet
1 2 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.55%) ForgeRock
3 1 (4.55%) HP
City, London
Spencer Rose
Posted: 6 days ago