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 22 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 189 215 218
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +3
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 16 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.27% 0.11% 0.041%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.05% 0.95% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 2
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£345 £525 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.28% +23.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £11.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- -59.25%
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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
782 839 676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.30% 11.55% 9.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 623 625 510
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £587 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.60% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Average hourly rate £21.50 £45.00 £49.02
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.22% -8.19%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.07 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.81% +3.04%

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 22 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 22 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 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (54.17%) Selenium
3 12 (50.00%) SQL
3 12 (50.00%) SOAP
4 11 (45.83%) Java
4 11 (45.83%) Web Services
4 11 (45.83%) QA
5 10 (41.67%) Scrum
6 8 (33.33%) JUnit
6 8 (33.33%) WebDriver
6 8 (33.33%) Cucumber
6 8 (33.33%) BDD
6 8 (33.33%) Automation Testing
7 7 (29.17%) Test Automation
7 7 (29.17%) JIRA
8 6 (25.00%) Software Testing
8 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (25.00%) Finance
8 6 (25.00%) TDD
8 6 (25.00%) XML
8 6 (25.00%) Open Source
8 6 (25.00%) JBehave
9 5 (20.83%) REST
9 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
9 5 (20.83%) Jenkins
9 5 (20.83%) PL/SQL
9 5 (20.83%) Oracle
9 5 (20.83%) Groovy
9 5 (20.83%) JSON
10 4 (16.67%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 22 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
2 1 (4.17%) JBoss
2 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.17%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Project
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) HTTP
2 1 (4.17%) SNMP
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.17%) DNS
2 1 (4.17%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 3 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (12.50%) MySQL
2 3 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) DB2
3 2 (8.33%) Star Schema
4 1 (4.17%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (54.17%) Selenium
2 8 (33.33%) JUnit
2 8 (33.33%) WebDriver
2 8 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 7 (29.17%) JIRA
4 6 (25.00%) JBehave
5 5 (20.83%) Jenkins
6 4 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
6 4 (16.67%) Hudson
7 3 (12.50%) TestNG
7 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
7 3 (12.50%) LoadUI
7 3 (12.50%) JMeter
7 3 (12.50%) Maven
8 2 (8.33%) Ant
8 2 (8.33%) Calabash
8 2 (8.33%) eggPlant
8 2 (8.33%) Robotium
8 2 (8.33%) Appium
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Back Office
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Tester
1 7 (29.17%) Analyst
1 7 (29.17%) Test Analyst
2 3 (12.50%) Test Leader
2 3 (12.50%) Test Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Test Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Automation Tester
4 1 (4.17%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Testing Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Development Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Automated Tester
4 1 (4.17%) Development Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Development Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) SOAP
2 11 (45.83%) Web Services
3 6 (25.00%) XML
4 5 (20.83%) REST
4 5 (20.83%) JSON
5 2 (8.33%) Spring
5 2 (8.33%) J2EE
5 2 (8.33%) HTML
6 1 (4.17%) Struts
6 1 (4.17%) JMS
6 1 (4.17%) Java RMI
6 1 (4.17%) JavaBeans
6 1 (4.17%) .NET
6 1 (4.17%) XSD
6 1 (4.17%) XSL
6 1 (4.17%) CSS
6 1 (4.17%) JSP
6 1 (4.17%) Servlets
6 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
6 1 (4.17%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Open Source
2 3 (12.50%) Data Integration
2 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.33%) Data Conversion
4 1 (4.17%) User Experience
4 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.17%) N-Tier
4 1 (4.17%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Android
1 3 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.17%) UNIX
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (41.67%) Scrum
3 8 (33.33%) BDD
3 8 (33.33%) Automation Testing
4 7 (29.17%) Test Automation
5 6 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (25.00%) TDD
6 4 (16.67%) Data Migration
6 4 (16.67%) System Testing
6 4 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (16.67%) Integration Testing
6 4 (16.67%) Migration
6 4 (16.67%) Regression Testing
6 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 4 (16.67%) ETL
6 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
7 3 (12.50%) V-Model
7 3 (12.50%) Feature Driven Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) SQL
2 11 (45.83%) Java
3 5 (20.83%) PL/SQL
3 5 (20.83%) Groovy
4 4 (16.67%) Scala
5 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.33%) C#
5 2 (8.33%) Python
6 1 (4.17%) C
6 1 (4.17%) C++
6 1 (4.17%) Perl
6 1 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
1 4 (16.67%) ISEB
2 2 (8.33%) ISTQB
2 2 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.17%) BC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (45.83%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle
2 4 (16.67%) HP
3 2 (8.33%) Teradata
3 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (8.33%) IBM
3 2 (8.33%) Informatica
4 1 (4.17%) Canoo
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