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 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 190 221 225
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +4
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 8 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.11% 0.039%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.03% 0.93% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 2
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£406 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.47% +11.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.77% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £28.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
SoapUI
London

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
780 862 720
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.41% 11.94% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 621 633 538
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £314 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.18% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 2
Average hourly rate £36.25 £45.00 £44.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +1.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.30 £21.46 £42.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 2014, 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 (70.83%) Web Services
1 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (54.17%) Selenium
3 12 (50.00%) SOAP
4 11 (45.83%) Test Automation
5 9 (37.50%) QA
5 9 (37.50%) SQL
5 9 (37.50%) BDD
6 8 (33.33%) Cucumber
6 8 (33.33%) Automation Testing
6 8 (33.33%) Scrum
6 8 (33.33%) Degree
7 7 (29.17%) Finance
7 7 (29.17%) TDD
7 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (29.17%) Oracle
7 7 (29.17%) SOA
7 7 (29.17%) Regression Testing
7 7 (29.17%) REST
8 6 (25.00%) Calabash
8 6 (25.00%) Relational Database
8 6 (25.00%) Apple iOS
8 6 (25.00%) E-Commerce
8 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 6 (25.00%) Android
8 6 (25.00%) JBehave
8 6 (25.00%) WebDriver
8 6 (25.00%) Open Source
8 6 (25.00%) JIRA
9 5 (20.83%) JSON

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 2 (8.33%) OpenStack
1 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.17%) Drupal
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.17%) uiautomator
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Internet
2 2 (8.33%) HTTP
3 1 (4.17%) Wireshark
3 1 (4.17%) SNMP
3 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) MySQL
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (12.50%) DB2
4 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
4 2 (8.33%) Star Schema
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (54.17%) Selenium
2 8 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 6 (25.00%) Calabash
3 6 (25.00%) JBehave
3 6 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 6 (25.00%) JIRA
4 5 (20.83%) Robotium
4 5 (20.83%) eggPlant
5 4 (16.67%) LoadUI
6 3 (12.50%) JMeter
6 3 (12.50%) JUnit
7 2 (8.33%) Appium
7 2 (8.33%) Maven
8 1 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (4.17%) DbUnit
8 1 (4.17%) Subversion
8 1 (4.17%) Checkstyle
8 1 (4.17%) XDE
8 1 (4.17%) LoadRunner
8 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 3 (12.50%) Retail
4 2 (8.33%) Banking
5 1 (4.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Tester
2 6 (25.00%) Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Test Leader
4 4 (16.67%) Test Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Automation Tester
6 2 (8.33%) Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Test Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) QA Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Software Tester
7 1 (4.17%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (70.83%) Web Services
2 12 (50.00%) SOAP
3 7 (29.17%) REST
4 5 (20.83%) JSON
5 3 (12.50%) XML
6 2 (8.33%) J2EE
6 2 (8.33%) Spring
7 1 (4.17%) jQuery
7 1 (4.17%) Spring MVC
7 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
7 1 (4.17%) Ajax
7 1 (4.17%) JSTL
7 1 (4.17%) JavaBeans
7 1 (4.17%) JMS
7 1 (4.17%) Java RMI
7 1 (4.17%) Struts
7 1 (4.17%) XSD
7 1 (4.17%) XSL
7 1 (4.17%) HTML
7 1 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Open Source
2 3 (12.50%) Data Integration
2 3 (12.50%) Blackberry
2 3 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.33%) Data Conversion
4 1 (4.17%) Replication
4 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Apple iOS
1 6 (25.00%) Android
2 3 (12.50%) Windows
3 2 (8.33%) Linux
4 1 (4.17%) UNIX
4 1 (4.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) Test Automation
3 9 (37.50%) BDD
4 8 (33.33%) Automation Testing
4 8 (33.33%) Scrum
5 7 (29.17%) TDD
5 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (29.17%) SOA
5 7 (29.17%) Regression Testing
6 6 (25.00%) E-Commerce
7 5 (20.83%) Test Planning
8 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (16.67%) Automated Testing
8 4 (16.67%) Migration
8 4 (16.67%) Test Scripting
8 4 (16.67%) Data Migration
8 4 (16.67%) Integration Testing
8 4 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (12.50%) Performance Testing
9 3 (12.50%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) SQL
2 5 (20.83%) Java
3 3 (12.50%) Groovy
3 3 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 2 (8.33%) C#
5 1 (4.17%) Scala
5 1 (4.17%) Python
5 1 (4.17%) C++
5 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.17%) PHP
5 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (16.67%) ISEB
3 1 (4.17%) BC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (37.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Oracle
2 4 (16.67%) HP
3 3 (12.50%) hybris
4 2 (8.33%) Informatica
4 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (8.33%) Teradata
5 1 (4.17%) Canoo
5 1 (4.17%) Apple
5 1 (4.17%) IBM
5 1 (4.17%) JBoss
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