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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 116 110 131
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +21
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 8 23 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.32% 0.86% 0.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.52% 7.03% 2.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 6
Average daily rate £350 £400 £371
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.74%
UK excluding London average daily rate £411 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+13.44% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 - £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
317 327 398
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 12.50% 12.28% 12.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 178 202
Average daily rate £400 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 10 21
Average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £32.10 £31.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.39 £47.00 £39.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+14.17% -2.01%

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
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 29 April 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
Suffolk - 4 £350 - 1
Hertfordshire +8 2 - -
Essex -15 1 - - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
SoapUI
England

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 14 (82.35%) Web Services
2 12 (70.59%) SOAP
3 10 (58.82%) SQL
4 9 (52.94%) XML
5 8 (47.06%) Java
6 7 (41.18%) Ant
6 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (41.18%) Maven
7 6 (35.29%) WebSphere
7 6 (35.29%) REST
7 6 (35.29%) WebLogic
7 6 (35.29%) Unix
7 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
8 5 (29.41%) CSS
8 5 (29.41%) WebSphere Application Server
8 5 (29.41%) Struts
8 5 (29.41%) JBoss
8 5 (29.41%) Linux
8 5 (29.41%) HTML
8 5 (29.41%) CRM
8 5 (29.41%) JPA
8 5 (29.41%) Ajax
8 5 (29.41%) QA
8 5 (29.41%) Relational Database
8 5 (29.41%) Test Planning
9 4 (23.53%) User Experience
9 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
9 4 (23.53%) User Stories
9 4 (23.53%) Mobile App

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 (35.29%) WebLogic
1 6 (35.29%) WebSphere
2 5 (29.41%) JBoss
2 5 (29.41%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (23.53%) GlassFish
3 4 (23.53%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
5 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Maximo
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle HRMS
2 1 (5.88%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.88%) Big Data
2 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Ant
1 7 (41.18%) Maven
2 4 (23.53%) Eclipse
2 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
3 3 (17.65%) JIRA
4 2 (11.76%) SpecFlow
5 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
5 1 (5.88%) Gradle
5 1 (5.88%) LoadUI
5 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 4 (23.53%) Legal
1 4 (23.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
1 6 (35.29%) Java Developer
2 4 (23.53%) C++ Developer
2 4 (23.53%) C++/Java Developer
2 4 (23.53%) PL/SQL Developer
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Functional Tester
3 3 (17.65%) Tester
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Lead Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Test Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Test Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Test Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Test Leader
4 2 (11.76%) Test Manager
4 2 (11.76%) UI Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Automation Test Lead
5 1 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) Web Services
2 12 (70.59%) SOAP
3 9 (52.94%) XML
4 6 (35.29%) REST
5 5 (29.41%) Ajax
5 5 (29.41%) CSS
5 5 (29.41%) HTML
5 5 (29.41%) JPA
5 5 (29.41%) Struts
6 4 (23.53%) Ext JS
6 4 (23.53%) Java SE
6 4 (23.53%) JAX-WS
6 4 (23.53%) jQuery
6 4 (23.53%) JSR 170
6 4 (23.53%) OSGi
6 4 (23.53%) SAML
6 4 (23.53%) Spring
6 4 (23.53%) Spring MVC
6 4 (23.53%) TopLink
6 4 (23.53%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (23.53%) Clustering
1 4 (23.53%) Mobile App
1 4 (23.53%) Replication
1 4 (23.53%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Unix
2 5 (29.41%) Linux
3 4 (23.53%) Solaris
3 4 (23.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) CRM
2 5 (29.41%) Test Planning
3 4 (23.53%) B2C
3 4 (23.53%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (23.53%) Information Management
3 4 (23.53%) MVC
3 4 (23.53%) Test Scripting
3 4 (23.53%) User Stories
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Functional Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Scrum
4 3 (17.65%) V-Model
4 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.76%) Process Improvement
5 2 (11.76%) SOA
5 2 (11.76%) TDD
5 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
5 2 (11.76%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 8 (47.06%) Java
3 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 4 (23.53%) C++
4 4 (23.53%) PL/SQL
5 3 (17.65%) Groovy
6 2 (11.76%) C#
6 2 (11.76%) Ruby
7 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) ISEB
2 2 (11.76%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) BMC
3 1 (5.88%) CA
3 1 (5.88%) IBM
3 1 (5.88%) Rally
3 1 (5.88%) Remedy