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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 429 395 442
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +47
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 140 147 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.32% 0.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.18% 2.64% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 97 51
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£386 £330 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.04% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £446 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £298 £325
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -8.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £180.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +500.00%
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
6419 5575 4645
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.46% 11.98% 11.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4286 3587 2999
Average daily rate £400 £375 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 106 154
Average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.11% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.29 £25.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.95 £50.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-1.45% +5.00%

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 2 March 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
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 2 March 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 -43 49 £400 +14.28% 8
South East -24 22 £385 +29.41% 12
North West +5 21 £320 +1.58% 5
Yorkshire +6 13 £340 +23.63% 5
South West -4 12 £400 -
East of England +14 11 £400 +5.26% 3
West Midlands - 8 £575 -
East Midlands -5 4 £340 -
SoapUI
UK

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

1 165 (61.57%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (60.45%) SOAP
3 142 (52.99%) Java
4 122 (45.52%) SQL
5 117 (43.66%) Web Services
6 92 (34.33%) XML
6 92 (34.33%) Selenium
7 83 (30.97%) Oracle
8 77 (28.73%) Scrum
9 64 (23.88%) QA
10 54 (20.15%) Linux
10 54 (20.15%) JIRA
11 51 (19.03%) JUnit
12 49 (18.28%) TDD
13 46 (17.16%) Test Automation
14 45 (16.79%) SOA
15 43 (16.04%) J2EE
16 41 (15.30%) Windows
17 40 (14.93%) Jenkins
18 39 (14.55%) WebDriver
19 38 (14.18%) Waterfall
19 38 (14.18%) HTML
20 36 (13.43%) Finance
20 36 (13.43%) Integration Testing
21 35 (13.06%) Continuous Integration
21 35 (13.06%) Use Case
21 35 (13.06%) Maven
21 35 (13.06%) .NET
21 35 (13.06%) IBM
21 35 (13.06%) QuickTest Pro

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 31 (11.57%) WebSphere
2 27 (10.07%) JBoss
3 17 (6.34%) Confluence
4 10 (3.73%) Tomcat
5 9 (3.36%) WebLogic
6 7 (2.61%) IIS
7 5 (1.87%) Oracle Service Bus
7 5 (1.87%) Jetty
8 4 (1.49%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.75%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.75%) GlassFish
9 2 (0.75%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.37%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.37%) Documentum
10 1 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.37%) Apache
10 1 (0.37%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 17 (6.34%) MS Office
2 12 (4.48%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.49%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.24%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.87%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.37%) AWD
4 1 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.37%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.49%) IaaS
2 1 (0.37%) Force.com
2 1 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.99%) TCP/IP
2 7 (2.61%) Wireshark
3 5 (1.87%) HTTP
4 3 (1.12%) SNMP
4 3 (1.12%) FTP
4 3 (1.12%) DAB
5 2 (0.75%) Internet
5 2 (0.75%) ATM
5 2 (0.75%) DNS
6 1 (0.37%) SSL
6 1 (0.37%) VPN
6 1 (0.37%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (9.70%) Relational Database
2 18 (6.72%) MySQL
3 8 (2.99%) DB2
3 8 (2.99%) RDBMS
3 8 (2.99%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (2.61%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (2.24%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.87%) SQL Navigator
6 5 (1.87%) Oracle ODI
6 5 (1.87%) SQL Server
7 3 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.12%) Big Data
8 2 (0.75%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.75%) VoltDB
8 2 (0.75%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.75%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 92 (34.33%) Selenium
2 54 (20.15%) JIRA
3 51 (19.03%) JUnit
4 40 (14.93%) Jenkins
5 39 (14.55%) WebDriver
6 35 (13.06%) QuickTest Pro
6 35 (13.06%) Maven
7 34 (12.69%) JMeter
8 32 (11.94%) Ant
9 29 (10.82%) Cucumber
10 27 (10.07%) Eclipse
10 27 (10.07%) Subversion
11 19 (7.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 15 (5.60%) Git (software)
13 13 (4.85%) TestNG
14 12 (4.48%) LoadRunner
15 11 (4.10%) ClearCase
15 11 (4.10%) JBehave
16 10 (3.73%) Hudson
17 9 (3.36%) SpecFlow
General
1 36 (13.43%) Finance
2 17 (6.34%) Marketing
3 16 (5.97%) Banking
4 14 (5.22%) Retail
5 6 (2.24%) Games
6 3 (1.12%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.12%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.12%) Online Betting
7 2 (0.75%) Advertising
7 2 (0.75%) Automotive
7 2 (0.75%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.37%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 82 (30.60%) Analyst
2 69 (25.75%) Test Analyst
3 59 (22.01%) Developer
4 57 (21.27%) Tester
5 45 (16.79%) Java Developer
6 20 (7.46%) Automation Tester
7 19 (7.09%) Test Leader
8 16 (5.97%) Test Engineer
9 15 (5.60%) Senior Tester
10 13 (4.85%) Senior Test Analyst
10 13 (4.85%) Senior Analyst
11 11 (4.10%) Architect
11 11 (4.10%) QA Engineer
11 11 (4.10%) QA Analyst
11 11 (4.10%) Automation Analyst
12 10 (3.73%) Automation Test Analyst
12 10 (3.73%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 9 (3.36%) Integration Architect
14 8 (2.99%) Test Manager
15 7 (2.61%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (60.45%) SOAP
2 117 (43.66%) Web Services
3 92 (34.33%) XML
4 43 (16.04%) J2EE
5 38 (14.18%) HTML
6 35 (13.06%) .NET
7 30 (11.19%) REST
8 27 (10.07%) Hibernate
9 22 (8.21%) XSD
9 22 (8.21%) JAX-RS
10 21 (7.84%) WSDL
11 20 (7.46%) CSS
11 20 (7.46%) JSON
12 19 (7.09%) JAXB
13 18 (6.72%) XHTML
13 18 (6.72%) Middleware
14 17 (6.34%) JSF
14 17 (6.34%) Ajax
14 17 (6.34%) HTML5
15 16 (5.97%) TopLink
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.48%) Mobile App
2 11 (4.10%) Open Source
3 10 (3.73%) DataPower
4 9 (3.36%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.24%) Online Games
7 5 (1.87%) Mobile Payment
7 5 (1.87%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.87%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.49%) W3C
9 3 (1.12%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.75%) Replication
10 2 (0.75%) Online Banking
11 1 (0.37%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.37%) Cryptography
11 1 (0.37%) User Experience
11 1 (0.37%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.37%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 54 (20.15%) Linux
2 41 (15.30%) Windows
3 28 (10.45%) UNIX
4 24 (8.96%) Solaris
5 5 (1.87%) AIX
5 5 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (1.87%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.49%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.12%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (61.57%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (28.73%) Scrum
3 49 (18.28%) TDD
4 46 (17.16%) Test Automation
5 45 (16.79%) SOA
6 38 (14.18%) Waterfall
7 36 (13.43%) Integration Testing
8 35 (13.06%) Continuous Integration
8 35 (13.06%) Use Case
9 34 (12.69%) Automated Testing
9 34 (12.69%) BDD
9 34 (12.69%) Test Strategy
10 30 (11.19%) User Stories
11 28 (10.45%) Regression Testing
11 28 (10.45%) Software Testing
12 27 (10.07%) User Acceptance Testing
13 25 (9.33%) Functional Testing
14 24 (8.96%) Automation Testing
14 24 (8.96%) System Testing
14 24 (8.96%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 142 (52.99%) Java
2 122 (45.52%) SQL
3 32 (11.94%) Groovy
4 31 (11.57%) JavaScript
5 18 (6.72%) Ruby
6 17 (6.34%) PL/SQL
7 14 (5.22%) C#
7 14 (5.22%) Python
8 10 (3.73%) Perl
9 8 (2.99%) Scala
10 7 (2.61%) C++
10 7 (2.61%) C
11 4 (1.49%) XPath
12 3 (1.12%) XQuery
12 3 (1.12%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.75%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.37%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.37%) sed
14 1 (0.37%) SOQL
14 1 (0.37%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 27 (10.07%) ISEB
2 26 (9.70%) ISTQB
3 23 (8.58%) Security Cleared
4 16 (5.97%) Degree
5 15 (5.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 14 (5.22%) DV Cleared
7 6 (2.24%) SC Cleared
8 5 (1.87%) VCP4
9 3 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.75%) HND
11 1 (0.37%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (23.88%) QA
System Software
1 5 (1.87%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.49%) KVM
3 3 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (7.09%) HP Quality Center
2 17 (6.34%) Puppet
3 11 (4.10%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (3.36%) CA LISA
5 8 (2.99%) Vagrant
6 4 (1.49%) WMI
7 1 (0.37%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.37%) Ansible
Vendors
1 83 (30.97%) Oracle
2 35 (13.06%) IBM
3 34 (12.69%) Microsoft
4 31 (11.57%) HP
5 10 (3.73%) Red Hat
5 10 (3.73%) webMethods
6 9 (3.36%) TIBCO
6 9 (3.36%) Green Hat
7 7 (2.61%) SAP
8 5 (1.87%) Perforce
8 5 (1.87%) JD Edwards
8 5 (1.87%) Atlassian
9 3 (1.12%) Canoo
9 3 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.12%) VMware
10 2 (0.75%) ESRI
10 2 (0.75%) Progress
11 1 (0.37%) Business Objects
11 1 (0.37%) Apple
11 1 (0.37%) Temenos
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Posted: 4 days ago
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London
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Surrey
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Rate: £290 - £350 per day
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