The first table below looks at the demand for SoapUI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SoapUI over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Edinburgh 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 77 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.078% 0.54% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.81% 6.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate - £438 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £180.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £180.00 £30.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+500.00% -6.97%
Development Applications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
123 61 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.56% 8.17% 6.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 39 31
Average daily rate £363 £370 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.02% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 10
Average hourly rate £32.00 - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
SoapUI
Scotland

SoapUI
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

SoapUI Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

SoapUI
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

SoapUI Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

SoapUI
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 7 (100.00%) SOAP
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) SOA
1 7 (100.00%) Selenium
2 6 (85.71%) Integration Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
3 4 (57.14%) Drools
3 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 4 (57.14%) User Stories
3 4 (57.14%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 4 (57.14%) Performance Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Java EE
3 4 (57.14%) JIRA
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) UNIX
3 4 (57.14%) JBoss
4 3 (42.86%) Kanban
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Software Testing

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (57.14%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) SOAP
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) Java EE
2 4 (57.14%) Drools
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) SOA
2 6 (85.71%) Integration Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
3 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 4 (57.14%) User Stories
3 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 4 (57.14%) Performance Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Kanban
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
1 4 (57.14%) JBoss