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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 175 171 190
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +19
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 14 34 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.27% 0.56% 0.085%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.02% 4.15% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 31 4
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£375 £350 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £250 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £500 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £360 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £180.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +500.00%
SoapUI
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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
693 819 706
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.50% 13.50% 11.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 532 624 553
Average daily rate £425 £425 £421
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £27.37 £58.75 £50.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.41% +16.91%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +2.16%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (65.52%) SQL
3 16 (55.17%) Java
3 16 (55.17%) SOAP
4 15 (51.72%) Selenium
5 13 (44.83%) QA
5 13 (44.83%) Web Services
5 13 (44.83%) JUnit
6 12 (41.38%) Waterfall
7 11 (37.93%) JIRA
8 10 (34.48%) TDD
8 10 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (31.03%) Jenkins
9 9 (31.03%) XML
10 8 (27.59%) Scrum
10 8 (27.59%) BDD
11 7 (24.14%) Groovy
11 7 (24.14%) WebDriver
11 7 (24.14%) Finance
11 7 (24.14%) Linux
11 7 (24.14%) ISEB
12 6 (20.69%) Software Testing
12 6 (20.69%) ISTQB
12 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
12 6 (20.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (20.69%) Hudson
13 5 (17.24%) Cucumber
13 5 (17.24%) ATDD
13 5 (17.24%) MongoDB
13 5 (17.24%) Apache Cassandra

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 4 (13.79%) JBoss
1 4 (13.79%) Tomcat
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (10.34%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.45%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (3.45%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Project
1 2 (6.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) SNMP
1 1 (3.45%) Wireshark
1 1 (3.45%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) MongoDB
1 5 (17.24%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (13.79%) MySQL
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Navigator
5 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.45%) DB2
5 1 (3.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (51.72%) Selenium
2 13 (44.83%) JUnit
3 11 (37.93%) JIRA
4 9 (31.03%) Jenkins
5 7 (24.14%) WebDriver
6 6 (20.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
6 6 (20.69%) Hudson
7 5 (17.24%) Cucumber
7 5 (17.24%) JBehave
7 5 (17.24%) TestNG
7 5 (17.24%) Maven
7 5 (17.24%) QuickTest Pro
8 3 (10.34%) Subversion
8 3 (10.34%) Ant
9 2 (6.90%) Eclipse
9 2 (6.90%) RequisitePro
9 2 (6.90%) ClearQuest
9 2 (6.90%) Rational Robot
9 2 (6.90%) JMeter
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Tester
1 7 (24.14%) Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Test Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Java Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Test Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Integration Tester
6 2 (6.90%) Test Leader
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Automation Tester
6 2 (6.90%) QA Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Systems Tester
6 2 (6.90%) Test Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Tester
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Test Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) QA Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) QA Test Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) SOAP
2 13 (44.83%) Web Services
3 9 (31.03%) XML
4 5 (17.24%) HTML
4 5 (17.24%) Hibernate
5 4 (13.79%) Spring
6 3 (10.34%) Middleware
6 3 (10.34%) Struts
7 2 (6.90%) JAXB
7 2 (6.90%) XSLT
7 2 (6.90%) Swing
7 2 (6.90%) J2EE
7 2 (6.90%) CSS
7 2 (6.90%) JSP
7 2 (6.90%) Java EE
7 2 (6.90%) RESTful
7 2 (6.90%) Spring MVC
8 1 (3.45%) Grails
8 1 (3.45%) jQuery
8 1 (3.45%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
1 3 (10.34%) Mobile Payment
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.90%) W3C
3 1 (3.45%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.45%) Equities
3 1 (3.45%) Derivative
3 1 (3.45%) Open Source
3 1 (3.45%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) Solaris
3 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (41.38%) Waterfall
3 10 (34.48%) TDD
3 10 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (27.59%) Scrum
4 8 (27.59%) BDD
5 6 (20.69%) Software Testing
6 5 (17.24%) Use Case
6 5 (17.24%) Automated Testing
6 5 (17.24%) Integration Testing
6 5 (17.24%) Test Scripting
6 5 (17.24%) UML
6 5 (17.24%) V-Model
6 5 (17.24%) ATDD
6 5 (17.24%) Functional Testing
6 5 (17.24%) Feature Driven Development
7 4 (13.79%) RUP
7 4 (13.79%) System Testing
8 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
8 3 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (65.52%) SQL
2 16 (55.17%) Java
3 7 (24.14%) Groovy
4 5 (17.24%) Scala
4 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
5 3 (10.34%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.45%) C#
6 1 (3.45%) Perl
6 1 (3.45%) PHP
6 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.45%) Python
6 1 (3.45%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) ISEB
2 6 (20.69%) ISTQB
3 4 (13.79%) Degree
4 3 (10.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (44.83%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) HP
3 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.90%) IBM
4 1 (3.45%) Canoo