The first table below looks at the demand for SoapUI skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SoapUI over the 3 months to 30 July 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 East Midlands 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 82 90 79
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 9 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.62% 0.069% 0.070%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.97% 0.85% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate
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£320 £355 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.85% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £331 £381
% change year-on-year
-0.37% -13.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £43.26 -
Development Applications Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
181 117 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.49% 8.07% 6.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 53 46
Average daily rate £338 £301 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.31% +0.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £446 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 6
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
SoapUI
England

SoapUI
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

SoapUI Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

SoapUI
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

SoapUI Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

SoapUI
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SoapUI across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

SoapUI Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

SoapUI
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SoapUI within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire - - - -
SoapUI
England

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 9 (69.23%) SOAP
2 8 (61.54%) XML
3 7 (53.85%) XSD
3 7 (53.85%) Web Services
4 6 (46.15%) Java
5 5 (38.46%) WSDL
6 4 (30.77%) C#
6 4 (30.77%) Oracle
6 4 (30.77%) TDD
6 4 (30.77%) Selenium
7 3 (23.08%) Ruby
7 3 (23.08%) QA
7 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
7 3 (23.08%) JBehave
7 3 (23.08%) WebDriver
7 3 (23.08%) Cucumber
7 3 (23.08%) BDD
7 3 (23.08%) REST
7 3 (23.08%) User Stories
7 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
7 3 (23.08%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (23.08%) ISEB
7 3 (23.08%) HTTP
7 3 (23.08%) PHP
7 3 (23.08%) SOA
7 3 (23.08%) XSLT
8 2 (15.38%) UNIX
8 2 (15.38%) Linux
8 2 (15.38%) IBM
8 2 (15.38%) .NET

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 (23.08%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.69%) DNN
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) HTTP
2 1 (7.69%) SSH
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (7.69%) SQLPlus
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Selenium
2 3 (23.08%) JBehave
2 3 (23.08%) WebDriver
2 3 (23.08%) Cucumber
3 2 (15.38%) Ant
4 1 (7.69%) jMock
4 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 1 (7.69%) CruiseControl
4 1 (7.69%) Subversion
4 1 (7.69%) Maven
4 1 (7.69%) JIRA
4 1 (7.69%) JDeveloper
4 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
4 1 (7.69%) ClearCase
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Automation Tester
2 3 (23.08%) Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Middleware Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) SOAP
2 8 (61.54%) XML
3 7 (53.85%) XSD
3 7 (53.85%) Web Services
4 5 (38.46%) WSDL
5 3 (23.08%) REST
5 3 (23.08%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (23.08%) XSLT
6 2 (15.38%) .NET
6 2 (15.38%) Middleware
6 2 (15.38%) BAPI
6 2 (15.38%) Spring
6 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 1 (7.69%) jQuery
7 1 (7.69%) JAX-WS
7 1 (7.69%) Ajax
7 1 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (7.69%) RichFaces
7 1 (7.69%) DAO
7 1 (7.69%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Smart Meter
1 2 (15.38%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) UNIX
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) TDD
2 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
2 3 (23.08%) BDD
2 3 (23.08%) User Stories
2 3 (23.08%) SOA
3 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) AOP
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Scrum
3 1 (7.69%) Extreme Programming
3 1 (7.69%) Web Design
3 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) C#
3 3 (23.08%) Ruby
3 3 (23.08%) PHP
4 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
4 2 (15.38%) Groovy
5 1 (7.69%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 1 (7.69%) XPath
5 1 (7.69%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) IBM
2 2 (15.38%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) JBoss