The table below looks at the statistics for SoapUI skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SoapUI over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 117 124 127
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 10 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.42% 0.20% 0.083%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.97% 1.40% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 2
Average daily rate £450 £400 £329
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +21.67%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £298
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £180.00
SoapUI
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Development Applications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
337 357 309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.14% 13.95% 12.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 211 165
Average daily rate £413 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 21 31
Average hourly rate £50.39 £36.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.97% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.53 £32.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.68 £41.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

SoapUI
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

SoapUI Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

SoapUI
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

SoapUI Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

SoapUI
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SoapUI across the East of England region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

SoapUI Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

SoapUI
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SoapUI across the East of England region.

SoapUI Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

SoapUI
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Essex +3 6 £450 +12.50%
Bedfordshire - 3 - -
Cambridgeshire - 2 - - 2
Hertfordshire +7 1 - -
SoapUI
England

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 31 (96.88%) Web Services
2 26 (81.25%) XML
3 23 (71.88%) SOAP
3 23 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (62.50%) SQL
4 20 (62.50%) Ant
5 18 (56.25%) Maven
6 16 (50.00%) ISEB
7 15 (46.88%) Groovy
8 14 (43.75%) JIRA
8 14 (43.75%) Jenkins
8 14 (43.75%) Automated Testing
8 14 (43.75%) Scrum
9 12 (37.50%) WSDL
9 12 (37.50%) Software Testing
10 11 (34.38%) Process Improvement
10 11 (34.38%) Defect Management
10 11 (34.38%) ISEB Practitioner
11 10 (31.25%) Java
12 8 (25.00%) Manual Testing
13 7 (21.88%) C#
14 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
14 6 (18.75%) Unix
14 6 (18.75%) Windows
14 6 (18.75%) Solaris
14 6 (18.75%) Linux
14 6 (18.75%) HTML
14 6 (18.75%) CSS
14 6 (18.75%) XHTML
14 6 (18.75%) E-Commerce

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 6 (18.75%) WebSphere
2 4 (12.50%) GlassFish
2 4 (12.50%) JBoss
2 4 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 4 (12.50%) WebLogic Portal
2 4 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (6.25%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (62.50%) Ant
2 18 (56.25%) Maven
3 14 (43.75%) Jenkins
3 14 (43.75%) JIRA
4 6 (18.75%) Eclipse
4 6 (18.75%) Selenium
5 4 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (12.50%) Visual Studio
6 2 (6.25%) DbUnit
6 2 (6.25%) JUnit
6 2 (6.25%) SpecFlow
7 1 (3.13%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (18.75%) Marketing
2 4 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Analyst
1 11 (34.38%) Test Engineer
2 10 (31.25%) Test Analyst
3 9 (28.13%) Automation Engineer
3 9 (28.13%) Test Automation Engineer
4 8 (25.00%) UI Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) Developer
5 6 (18.75%) Java Developer
6 5 (15.63%) Systems Test Engineer
7 4 (12.50%) Agile Test Analyst
7 4 (12.50%) C++ Developer
7 4 (12.50%) C++/Java Developer
7 4 (12.50%) PL/SQL Developer
7 4 (12.50%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 4 (12.50%) SQL Developer
8 3 (9.38%) QA Analyst
9 2 (6.25%) J2EE Developer
9 2 (6.25%) QA Test Analyst
9 2 (6.25%) Senior Test Analyst
9 2 (6.25%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (96.88%) Web Services
2 26 (81.25%) XML
3 23 (71.88%) SOAP
4 12 (37.50%) WSDL
5 6 (18.75%) Ajax
5 6 (18.75%) CSS
5 6 (18.75%) EclipseLink
5 6 (18.75%) HTML
5 6 (18.75%) JAX-RS
5 6 (18.75%) JAX-WS
5 6 (18.75%) REST
5 6 (18.75%) TopLink
5 6 (18.75%) XHTML
6 4 (12.50%) Ext JS
6 4 (12.50%) Java SE
6 4 (12.50%) JPA
6 4 (12.50%) jQuery
6 4 (12.50%) JSR 170
6 4 (12.50%) OSGi
6 4 (12.50%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (12.50%) Clustering
1 4 (12.50%) Mobile App
1 4 (12.50%) Replication
1 4 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Linux
1 6 (18.75%) Solaris
1 6 (18.75%) Unix
1 6 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (71.88%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (43.75%) Automated Testing
2 14 (43.75%) Scrum
3 12 (37.50%) Software Testing
4 11 (34.38%) Defect Management
4 11 (34.38%) Process Improvement
5 8 (25.00%) Manual Testing
6 6 (18.75%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (18.75%) E-Commerce
6 6 (18.75%) TDD
6 6 (18.75%) User Stories
7 4 (12.50%) B2C
7 4 (12.50%) CRM
7 4 (12.50%) Information Management
7 4 (12.50%) MVC
8 3 (9.38%) Test Strategy
9 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (6.25%) Test Automation
9 2 (6.25%) Test Planning
9 2 (6.25%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 20 (62.50%) SQL
2 15 (46.88%) Groovy
3 10 (31.25%) Java
4 7 (21.88%) C#
5 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
6 4 (12.50%) C++
6 4 (12.50%) PL/SQL
7 2 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (50.00%) ISEB
2 11 (34.38%) ISEB Practitioner
3 3 (9.38%) ISTQB
4 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) IBM
2 1 (3.13%) BMC
2 1 (3.13%) Remedy