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 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 449 425 451
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +26
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 144 144 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.30% 0.30% 0.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.30% 2.35% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 101 58
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£350 £353 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.70% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £264 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £443 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £376 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £24.75 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.75 - £30.00
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
6272 6128 4857
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.95% 12.73% 11.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4138 4040 3116
Average daily rate £400 £388 £387
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £523 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 138 146
Average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.01% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.68 £31.00 £24.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.02 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +0.80%

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 29 May 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SoapUI across the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

SoapUI Hourly Rate Histogram 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 29 May 2015. 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
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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 -27 46 £400 +6.66% 16
South East 0 37 £350 -0.70% 2
East of England +22 24 £305 -15.27% 2
North West -2 16 £320 -5.18% 8
South West +11 7 £400 +30.61% 2
South Coast - 5 - -
East Midlands -2 4 £300 -12.40%
West Midlands -8 3 £575 +48.38%
Yorkshire -27 1 - -
Midlands - 1 £250 -
SoapUI
UK

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

1 202 (70.88%) SOAP
2 155 (54.39%) Agile Software Development
3 131 (45.96%) Java
4 129 (45.26%) XML
5 122 (42.81%) SQL
6 121 (42.46%) Web Services
7 89 (31.23%) Selenium
8 88 (30.88%) Oracle
9 74 (25.96%) QA
10 58 (20.35%) Scrum
11 55 (19.30%) Linux
12 51 (17.89%) Integration Testing
13 50 (17.54%) Test Automation
14 48 (16.84%) TDD
15 45 (15.79%) JIRA
15 45 (15.79%) SOA
16 42 (14.74%) J2EE
16 42 (14.74%) Security Cleared
17 41 (14.39%) Use Case
17 41 (14.39%) HTML
17 41 (14.39%) Microsoft
18 40 (14.04%) Jenkins
19 38 (13.33%) Windows
20 37 (12.98%) JavaScript
20 37 (12.98%) Groovy
21 36 (12.63%) HP
22 35 (12.28%) IBM
22 35 (12.28%) UNIX
23 33 (11.58%) ISTQB
24 32 (11.23%) JBoss

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 32 (11.23%) JBoss
2 31 (10.88%) WebSphere
3 16 (5.61%) Confluence
4 12 (4.21%) WebLogic
5 11 (3.86%) Tomcat
6 10 (3.51%) BizTalk Server
6 10 (3.51%) Documentum
7 8 (2.81%) CMS
8 6 (2.11%) Oracle Service Bus
9 5 (1.75%) IIS
9 5 (1.75%) Jetty
10 4 (1.40%) Apache Pig
11 3 (1.05%) GlassFish
12 2 (0.70%) DNN
13 1 (0.35%) WebSphere Application Server
13 1 (0.35%) Oracle Spatial
13 1 (0.35%) Mule
13 1 (0.35%) Apache ServiceMix
13 1 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 20 (7.02%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.56%) MS Office
3 1 (0.35%) MS Project
3 1 (0.35%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 4 (1.40%) Markit EDM
2 2 (0.70%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.35%) AWD
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.40%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.35%) Force.com
2 1 (0.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.16%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.75%) HTTP
2 5 (1.75%) SSL
3 3 (1.05%) SNMP
3 3 (1.05%) GSM
3 3 (1.05%) PSTN
4 2 (0.70%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.70%) Internet
5 1 (0.35%) VPN
5 1 (0.35%) DNS
5 1 (0.35%) ATM
5 1 (0.35%) SMTP
5 1 (0.35%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.35%) Firewall
5 1 (0.35%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (8.42%) SQL Server
2 23 (8.07%) Relational Database
3 16 (5.61%) MySQL
4 8 (2.81%) Oracle Database
4 8 (2.81%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (2.81%) DB2
5 7 (2.46%) RDBMS
6 6 (2.11%) SQL Navigator
6 6 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.75%) Hadoop
7 5 (1.75%) Oracle ODI
8 4 (1.40%) VoltDB
8 4 (1.40%) Big Data
8 4 (1.40%) Apache Hive
8 4 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.05%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 89 (31.23%) Selenium
2 45 (15.79%) JIRA
3 40 (14.04%) Jenkins
4 32 (11.23%) JUnit
5 31 (10.88%) Subversion
6 30 (10.53%) Maven
7 29 (10.18%) JMeter
8 27 (9.47%) Ant
9 26 (9.12%) WebDriver
10 25 (8.77%) QuickTest Pro
11 22 (7.72%) Eclipse
12 20 (7.02%) Cucumber
13 19 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
14 15 (5.26%) Git (software)
15 14 (4.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 13 (4.56%) TestNG
17 11 (3.86%) LoadRunner
18 10 (3.51%) LoadUI
18 10 (3.51%) Fiddler
19 9 (3.16%) Hudson
General
1 30 (10.53%) Finance
2 16 (5.61%) Marketing
3 14 (4.91%) Telecoms
4 11 (3.86%) Banking
4 11 (3.86%) Retail
5 6 (2.11%) Games
6 3 (1.05%) Advertising
6 3 (1.05%) Automotive
6 3 (1.05%) Legal
6 3 (1.05%) Online Betting
7 2 (0.70%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.70%) Publishing
7 2 (0.70%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 92 (32.28%) Analyst
2 76 (26.67%) Test Analyst
3 61 (21.40%) Developer
4 55 (19.30%) Tester
5 46 (16.14%) Java Developer
6 27 (9.47%) Test Leader
7 23 (8.07%) Automation Tester
8 16 (5.61%) Architect
9 13 (4.56%) Test Engineer
9 13 (4.56%) QA Analyst
10 12 (4.21%) QA Engineer
11 11 (3.86%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 11 (3.86%) Integration Architect
12 9 (3.16%) Automation Engineer
13 8 (2.81%) Senior Test Analyst
13 8 (2.81%) Senior Analyst
14 7 (2.46%) Senior Developer
14 7 (2.46%) Integration Tester
14 7 (2.46%) QA Tester
15 6 (2.11%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 202 (70.88%) SOAP
2 129 (45.26%) XML
3 121 (42.46%) Web Services
4 42 (14.74%) J2EE
5 41 (14.39%) HTML
6 30 (10.53%) Middleware
7 28 (9.82%) Hibernate
7 28 (9.82%) XSD
7 28 (9.82%) JSON
8 27 (9.47%) WSDL
9 24 (8.42%) REST
10 22 (7.72%) .NET
10 22 (7.72%) JAXB
11 20 (7.02%) JSF
11 20 (7.02%) CSS
12 18 (6.32%) JAX-RS
13 17 (5.96%) HTML5
13 17 (5.96%) JPA
14 16 (5.61%) EJB 3.0
14 16 (5.61%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.96%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.26%) DataPower
3 13 (4.56%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (3.51%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.75%) Client/Server
5 5 (1.75%) Online Games
5 5 (1.75%) Mobile Payment
6 4 (1.40%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.05%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.05%) iSeries
8 2 (0.70%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.70%) Fixed Income
8 2 (0.70%) Equities
8 2 (0.70%) AS400
8 2 (0.70%) Derivative
8 2 (0.70%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.35%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.35%) W3C
9 1 (0.35%) Replication
9 1 (0.35%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 55 (19.30%) Linux
2 38 (13.33%) Windows
3 35 (12.28%) UNIX
4 25 (8.77%) Solaris
5 9 (3.16%) Apple iOS
6 8 (2.81%) Android
7 6 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (1.75%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.05%) AIX
9 3 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.35%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (54.39%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (20.35%) Scrum
3 51 (17.89%) Integration Testing
4 50 (17.54%) Test Automation
5 48 (16.84%) TDD
6 45 (15.79%) SOA
7 41 (14.39%) Use Case
8 31 (10.88%) Continuous Integration
9 30 (10.53%) Waterfall
9 30 (10.53%) SDLC
10 29 (10.18%) Test Scripting
11 28 (9.82%) Software Testing
12 25 (8.77%) Continuous Delivery
12 25 (8.77%) Content Management
13 24 (8.42%) E-Commerce
14 23 (8.07%) BDD
15 21 (7.37%) Performance Testing
15 21 (7.37%) Test Strategy
15 21 (7.37%) User Stories
15 21 (7.37%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 131 (45.96%) Java
2 122 (42.81%) SQL
3 37 (12.98%) JavaScript
3 37 (12.98%) Groovy
4 23 (8.07%) C#
5 21 (7.37%) PL/SQL
6 17 (5.96%) Python
7 14 (4.91%) Ruby
8 13 (4.56%) Perl
9 7 (2.46%) PowerShell
10 5 (1.75%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.40%) Scala
11 4 (1.40%) C++
11 4 (1.40%) C
12 3 (1.05%) XQuery
13 2 (0.70%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.70%) PHP
13 2 (0.70%) VBA
13 2 (0.70%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 42 (14.74%) Security Cleared
2 33 (11.58%) ISTQB
3 28 (9.82%) ISEB
4 22 (7.72%) SC Cleared
5 16 (5.61%) DV Cleared
5 16 (5.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 11 (3.86%) Degree
7 2 (0.70%) HND
8 1 (0.35%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (25.96%) QA
2 1 (0.35%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (1.05%) Active Directory
1 3 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 32 (11.23%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (5.26%) Puppet
3 12 (4.21%) CA LISA
4 11 (3.86%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (2.46%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.70%) Ansible
6 2 (0.70%) WMI
7 1 (0.35%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.35%) WebInspect
7 1 (0.35%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 88 (30.88%) Oracle
2 41 (14.39%) Microsoft
3 36 (12.63%) HP
4 35 (12.28%) IBM
5 15 (5.26%) webMethods
6 11 (3.86%) TIBCO
6 11 (3.86%) Green Hat
6 11 (3.86%) Solace
7 8 (2.81%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.75%) Perforce
8 5 (1.75%) Atlassian
9 4 (1.40%) VMware
9 4 (1.40%) Google
10 3 (1.05%) Citrix
10 3 (1.05%) Coremetrics
11 2 (0.70%) Endeca
11 2 (0.70%) Remedy
11 2 (0.70%) Sybase
12 1 (0.35%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.35%) ESRI
Somerset
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Rate: £300.00 - £387.00 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cheshire
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £300.00 - £387.00 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
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Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £350 - £360 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £200 - £220 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £325 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge
Explore Group
Rate: £200 - £220 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
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Rate: £290 - £350 per day
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