The table below looks at the statistics for SoapUI skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SoapUI over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 416 448 426
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -22
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 217 152 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.42% 0.30% 0.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.87% 2.32% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 94 117
Average daily rate £420 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £568 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £411 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+13.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £27.50 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 - £180.00
SoapUI
UK

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

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7565 6545 6218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.76% 12.91% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5174 4239 4074
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 131 120
Average hourly rate £42.45 £37.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.72% -5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.60 £25.95 £31.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.00 £47.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+14.29% -3.89%

SoapUI
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SoapUI Jobs Demand Trend in England

SoapUI
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SoapUI Daily Rate Trend in England

SoapUI
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SoapUI across the England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

SoapUI Daily Rate Histogram in England

SoapUI
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

SoapUI Hourly Rate Trend in England

SoapUI
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 30 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
London +52 100 £420 +5.00% 15
South East +11 72 £425 +17.24% 6
West Midlands +4 18 £500 -13.04% 2
Yorkshire +8 10 £341 - 10
East of England -10 8 £350 -12.50% 3
North West -18 3 £400 +18.08% 5
East Midlands +3 2 £306 +2.08%
South West -1 1 £450 - 2
Midlands -5 1 - - 1
SoapUI
UK

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 236 (62.77%) SOAP
2 194 (51.60%) SQL
3 184 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
4 162 (43.09%) Java
5 158 (42.02%) XML
6 137 (36.44%) Selenium
7 128 (34.04%) Oracle
8 125 (33.24%) Web Services
9 92 (24.47%) JIRA
10 89 (23.67%) Unix
11 83 (22.07%) QA
12 81 (21.54%) Linux
13 76 (20.21%) Test Scripting
14 75 (19.95%) HP
15 74 (19.68%) Scrum
15 74 (19.68%) Maven
16 71 (18.88%) Security Cleared
17 69 (18.35%) SOA
18 67 (17.82%) TDD
18 67 (17.82%) Test Automation
19 64 (17.02%) Cucumber
19 64 (17.02%) Spring
20 63 (16.76%) Functional Testing
21 61 (16.22%) BDD
21 61 (16.22%) SC Cleared
22 57 (15.16%) Continuous Integration
23 56 (14.89%) JavaScript
24 55 (14.63%) Finance
25 54 (14.36%) Banking
26 53 (14.10%) Git (software)

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 31 (8.24%) WebLogic
2 21 (5.59%) Confluence
3 20 (5.32%) WebSphere
4 18 (4.79%) Oracle Service Bus
5 17 (4.52%) JBoss
6 12 (3.19%) CMS
7 11 (2.93%) Apache
8 9 (2.39%) DNN
8 9 (2.39%) IIS
9 7 (1.86%) Tomcat
9 7 (1.86%) WebLogic Portal
10 5 (1.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 5 (1.33%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (1.06%) GlassFish
11 4 (1.06%) Liferay
12 3 (0.80%) Jetty
12 3 (0.80%) Mule
13 2 (0.53%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.53%) SharePoint
14 1 (0.27%) MQSeries
Applications
1 4 (1.06%) MS Project
2 2 (0.53%) MS Office
2 2 (0.53%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.27%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.80%) Oracle ERP
1 3 (0.80%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (0.53%) Maximo
2 2 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.53%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.27%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.86%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.80%) Boomi
4 2 (0.53%) IaaS
4 2 (0.53%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.72%) HTTP
1 14 (3.72%) SNMP
2 12 (3.19%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.33%) HTTPS
4 4 (1.06%) FTP
4 4 (1.06%) PuTTY
5 3 (0.80%) LDAP
6 2 (0.53%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.27%) 3GPP
7 1 (0.27%) DWDM
7 1 (0.27%) Internet
7 1 (0.27%) MPLS
7 1 (0.27%) SSL
7 1 (0.27%) VPLS
7 1 (0.27%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (11.97%) Oracle Database
2 24 (6.38%) SQL Server
3 16 (4.26%) Oracle Database 11g
4 15 (3.99%) MongoDB
5 11 (2.93%) Relational Database
6 8 (2.13%) DB2
6 8 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (1.86%) Oracle Database 12c
8 6 (1.60%) MySQL
9 5 (1.33%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.33%) VoltDB
10 4 (1.06%) Data Mining
10 4 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.06%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (1.06%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.53%) Oracle OWB
11 2 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 137 (36.44%) Selenium
2 92 (24.47%) JIRA
3 74 (19.68%) Maven
4 64 (17.02%) Cucumber
5 53 (14.10%) Git (software)
6 52 (13.83%) Jenkins
7 51 (13.56%) JUnit
8 46 (12.23%) JMeter
9 35 (9.31%) WebDriver
10 34 (9.04%) SpecFlow
11 33 (8.78%) Eclipse
12 28 (7.45%) Subversion
13 27 (7.18%) HP UFT
14 26 (6.91%) Ant
15 24 (6.38%) LoadRunner
16 21 (5.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 17 (4.52%) Hudson
18 14 (3.72%) LoadUI
18 14 (3.72%) Protractor
19 13 (3.46%) ClearQuest
General
1 55 (14.63%) Finance
2 54 (14.36%) Banking
3 26 (6.91%) Telecoms
4 17 (4.52%) Retail
5 8 (2.13%) Marketing
5 8 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (1.60%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.33%) Games
8 4 (1.06%) Legal
9 3 (0.80%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.80%) Private Banking
9 3 (0.80%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.53%) Publishing
11 1 (0.27%) Back Office
11 1 (0.27%) Electronics
11 1 (0.27%) French Language
11 1 (0.27%) International Banking
11 1 (0.27%) Local Government
11 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 128 (34.04%) Analyst
2 124 (32.98%) Test Analyst
3 69 (18.35%) Developer
4 58 (15.43%) Tester
5 46 (12.23%) Architect
5 46 (12.23%) Java Developer
6 31 (8.24%) Automation Test Analyst
6 31 (8.24%) Test Manager
7 23 (6.12%) XML Analyst
8 21 (5.59%) QA Analyst
8 21 (5.59%) QA Engineer
9 20 (5.32%) Senior Analyst
9 20 (5.32%) Senior Test Analyst
9 20 (5.32%) Test Engineer
10 19 (5.05%) Agile Test Analyst
10 19 (5.05%) Software Architect
11 18 (4.79%) Designer
11 18 (4.79%) QA Test Analyst
12 17 (4.52%) Java Engineer
12 17 (4.52%) SOA Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 236 (62.77%) SOAP
2 158 (42.02%) XML
3 125 (33.24%) Web Services
4 64 (17.02%) Spring
5 53 (14.10%) REST
6 45 (11.97%) XSD
7 41 (10.90%) Hibernate
7 41 (10.90%) XML Messaging
8 40 (10.64%) .NET
9 35 (9.31%) HTML
10 30 (7.98%) JMS
11 29 (7.71%) RESTful
12 28 (7.45%) WSDL
13 26 (6.91%) Ajax
13 26 (6.91%) Gherkin
14 25 (6.65%) CSS
14 25 (6.65%) Middleware
15 24 (6.38%) AngularJS
16 23 (6.12%) Java EE
17 21 (5.59%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 26 (6.91%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (2.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (2.13%) Computer Science
4 7 (1.86%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.33%) DataPower
5 5 (1.33%) User Experience
6 4 (1.06%) Biometrics
6 4 (1.06%) Blackberry
6 4 (1.06%) Clustering
6 4 (1.06%) Replication
7 3 (0.80%) Client/Server
7 3 (0.80%) Mainframe
7 3 (0.80%) Mobile Banking
7 3 (0.80%) Mobile Payment
7 3 (0.80%) Online Games
7 3 (0.80%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.53%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.53%) Smart Meter
8 2 (0.53%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 89 (23.67%) Unix
2 81 (21.54%) Linux
3 24 (6.38%) Windows
4 9 (2.39%) Solaris
5 4 (1.06%) Android
6 3 (0.80%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.80%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.53%) AIX
8 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.27%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (20.21%) Test Scripting
3 74 (19.68%) Scrum
4 69 (18.35%) SOA
5 67 (17.82%) TDD
5 67 (17.82%) Test Automation
6 63 (16.76%) Functional Testing
7 61 (16.22%) BDD
8 57 (15.16%) Continuous Integration
9 52 (13.83%) Test Planning
10 49 (13.03%) Test Management
11 48 (12.77%) Test Strategy
12 47 (12.50%) Integration Testing
13 42 (11.17%) Use Case
14 39 (10.37%) Performance Testing
15 38 (10.11%) Defect Management
16 37 (9.84%) E-Commerce
17 36 (9.57%) Waterfall
18 32 (8.51%) API Testing
18 32 (8.51%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 194 (51.60%) SQL
2 162 (43.09%) Java
3 56 (14.89%) JavaScript
4 46 (12.23%) PL/SQL
5 33 (8.78%) C#
6 28 (7.45%) Groovy
7 21 (5.59%) Shell Script
8 20 (5.32%) Ruby
9 13 (3.46%) Python
10 8 (2.13%) VBA
11 7 (1.86%) C++
12 6 (1.60%) CoffeeScript
12 6 (1.60%) Scala
12 6 (1.60%) VB
12 6 (1.60%) VBScript
13 5 (1.33%) Bash Shell
13 5 (1.33%) Perl
14 4 (1.06%) ActionScript
14 4 (1.06%) ActionScript 2.0
15 3 (0.80%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 71 (18.88%) Security Cleared
2 61 (16.22%) SC Cleared
3 43 (11.44%) ISTQB
4 34 (9.04%) ISEB
5 17 (4.52%) Degree
6 10 (2.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (1.60%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.27%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (22.07%) QA
2 4 (1.06%) WCAG
3 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (3.72%) Docker
2 5 (1.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.53%) Cygwin
3 2 (0.53%) KVM
4 1 (0.27%) NFS
Systems Management
1 47 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
2 18 (4.79%) Puppet
3 13 (3.46%) Graphite
4 9 (2.39%) Grafana
5 5 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (1.33%) WebSphere Cast Iron
6 2 (0.53%) CA Wily
7 1 (0.27%) CA Service Virtualization
7 1 (0.27%) Kibana
7 1 (0.27%) logstash
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 128 (34.04%) Oracle
2 75 (19.95%) HP
3 18 (4.79%) IBM
4 13 (3.46%) Informatica
4 13 (3.46%) Rally
5 12 (3.19%) Atlassian
6 10 (2.66%) Microsoft
7 7 (1.86%) Dynatrace
8 6 (1.60%) AppDynamics
8 6 (1.60%) New Relic
8 6 (1.60%) Remedy
9 5 (1.33%) PeopleSoft
9 5 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.33%) webMethods
10 4 (1.06%) Canoo
10 4 (1.06%) Compaq
10 4 (1.06%) Pegasus
10 4 (1.06%) Talend
10 4 (1.06%) Terracotta
10 4 (1.06%) TIBCO
Swindon, Wiltshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Thames Valley)
Rate: From £45,671 to £60,774 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
OCC Computer Personnel
Rate: £400 - 425 per day + Contract Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £380.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Bradford
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago