The table below looks at the statistics 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 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 76 78 71
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 11 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.78% 0.15% 0.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.25% 1.39% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 3
Average daily rate £275 £250 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £250 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £298
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £180.00
SoapUI
Scotland

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

Development Applications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
176 144 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.49% 10.98% 11.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 85 75
Average daily rate £350 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £310 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £443 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £335
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £47.50 £180.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -73.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.97% -1.33%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SoapUI across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

SoapUI Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

SoapUI
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 13 (100.00%) Java
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle
1 13 (100.00%) Scrum
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) JIRA
2 12 (92.31%) Java EE
2 12 (92.31%) Kanban
2 12 (92.31%) Test Automation
2 12 (92.31%) User Stories
2 12 (92.31%) Defect Management
2 12 (92.31%) Software Testing
2 12 (92.31%) Selenium
2 12 (92.31%) Web Services
2 12 (92.31%) JBoss
2 12 (92.31%) SOA
3 11 (84.62%) Unix
3 11 (84.62%) Firebug
4 2 (15.38%) Manual Testing
5 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
5 1 (7.69%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 12 (92.31%) JBoss
Development Applications
1 13 (100.00%) JIRA
2 12 (92.31%) Selenium
3 11 (84.62%) Firebug
4 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Analyst
1 10 (76.92%) Test Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Automation Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Java Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Non-Functional Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) Java EE
1 12 (92.31%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (100.00%) Scrum
2 12 (92.31%) Defect Management
2 12 (92.31%) Kanban
2 12 (92.31%) SOA
2 12 (92.31%) Software Testing
2 12 (92.31%) Test Automation
2 12 (92.31%) User Stories
3 2 (15.38%) Manual Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle
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