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 5 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 440 408 430
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +22
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 151 161 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.30% 0.32% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.32% 2.57% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 114 69
Average daily rate
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£395 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.77% +0.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £376 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.99% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £13.50 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £180.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-92.50% +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
6505 6261 4917
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.83% 12.59% 11.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4212 4090 3168
Average daily rate £400 £382 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.64% -4.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 129 133
Average hourly rate £37.04 £38.50 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.79% +1.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.21 £31.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-2.11% -

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 5 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
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 5 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
South East -20 44 £370 +2.99% 6
London -34 41 £400 +14.28% 11
East of England +29 23 £400 +7.74%
North West -4 13 £338 +3.44% 7
South West +7 11 £400 +23.07%
West Midlands -9 7 £575 +48.38%
East Midlands -9 5 £300 -12.40%
South Coast - 4 - -
Yorkshire -23 2 - - 1
Midlands - 1 £250 -
SoapUI
UK

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 173 (67.32%) SOAP
2 146 (56.81%) Agile Software Development
3 130 (50.58%) Java
4 120 (46.69%) SQL
5 117 (45.53%) XML
6 110 (42.80%) Web Services
7 81 (31.52%) Oracle
8 77 (29.96%) Selenium
9 60 (23.35%) QA
10 57 (22.18%) Scrum
11 54 (21.01%) Linux
12 46 (17.90%) TDD
13 44 (17.12%) JIRA
14 43 (16.73%) SOA
14 43 (16.73%) Integration Testing
15 41 (15.95%) Windows
16 40 (15.56%) J2EE
17 39 (15.18%) HTML
17 39 (15.18%) Test Automation
18 38 (14.79%) Jenkins
19 36 (14.01%) Groovy
19 36 (14.01%) Security Cleared
19 36 (14.01%) Microsoft
20 34 (13.23%) IBM
20 34 (13.23%) Finance
20 34 (13.23%) Use Case
21 33 (12.84%) HP
22 32 (12.45%) JUnit
22 32 (12.45%) UNIX
22 32 (12.45%) Waterfall

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 30 (11.67%) JBoss
2 29 (11.28%) WebSphere
3 15 (5.84%) Confluence
4 11 (4.28%) WebLogic
5 10 (3.89%) Tomcat
6 8 (3.11%) IIS
7 7 (2.72%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (2.33%) Oracle Service Bus
9 5 (1.95%) Jetty
10 4 (1.56%) Documentum
10 4 (1.56%) CMS
10 4 (1.56%) Apache Pig
11 3 (1.17%) GlassFish
12 2 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.78%) DNN
13 1 (0.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 1 (0.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 1 (0.39%) Apache ServiceMix
13 1 (0.39%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 17 (6.61%) MS Excel
2 16 (6.23%) MS Office
3 2 (0.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.56%) Markit EDM
2 3 (1.17%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.78%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.39%) AWD
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.17%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.39%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.50%) TCP/IP
2 6 (2.33%) HTTP
3 5 (1.95%) SSL
4 3 (1.17%) Wireshark
4 3 (1.17%) SNMP
5 2 (0.78%) DNS
5 2 (0.78%) Internet
6 1 (0.39%) PuTTY
6 1 (0.39%) Firewall
6 1 (0.39%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.39%) VPN
6 1 (0.39%) SMTP
6 1 (0.39%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.78%) Relational Database
2 18 (7.00%) SQL Server
3 15 (5.84%) MySQL
4 7 (2.72%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (2.72%) Oracle Database
5 6 (2.33%) SQL Navigator
5 6 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (1.95%) Oracle ODI
6 5 (1.95%) DB2
7 4 (1.56%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.56%) VoltDB
7 4 (1.56%) Big Data
7 4 (1.56%) Apache Hive
7 4 (1.56%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.17%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.17%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 77 (29.96%) Selenium
2 44 (17.12%) JIRA
3 38 (14.79%) Jenkins
4 32 (12.45%) JUnit
5 30 (11.67%) WebDriver
6 27 (10.51%) Maven
7 26 (10.12%) Subversion
7 26 (10.12%) Ant
8 25 (9.73%) QuickTest Pro
9 24 (9.34%) JMeter
10 23 (8.95%) Cucumber
11 19 (7.39%) Eclipse
12 16 (6.23%) Team Foundation Server
13 14 (5.45%) Git (software)
14 12 (4.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 11 (4.28%) Fiddler
16 10 (3.89%) TestNG
17 9 (3.50%) Hudson
17 9 (3.50%) LoadRunner
18 8 (3.11%) LoadUI
General
1 34 (13.23%) Finance
2 16 (6.23%) Marketing
3 12 (4.67%) Banking
3 12 (4.67%) Retail
4 8 (3.11%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.95%) Games
6 3 (1.17%) Online Betting
6 3 (1.17%) Automotive
6 3 (1.17%) Legal
7 2 (0.78%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.78%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.78%) Publishing
8 1 (0.39%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.39%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 81 (31.52%) Analyst
2 69 (26.85%) Test Analyst
3 62 (24.12%) Developer
4 50 (19.46%) Tester
5 46 (17.90%) Java Developer
6 21 (8.17%) Automation Tester
7 18 (7.00%) Test Leader
8 13 (5.06%) Architect
9 12 (4.67%) Test Engineer
9 12 (4.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 11 (4.28%) QA Analyst
10 11 (4.28%) Senior Analyst
10 11 (4.28%) Senior Test Analyst
10 11 (4.28%) QA Engineer
11 9 (3.50%) Automation Analyst
11 9 (3.50%) Integration Architect
12 8 (3.11%) Test Manager
12 8 (3.11%) Automation Test Analyst
13 7 (2.72%) Integration Tester
13 7 (2.72%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (67.32%) SOAP
2 117 (45.53%) XML
3 110 (42.80%) Web Services
4 40 (15.56%) J2EE
5 39 (15.18%) HTML
6 30 (11.67%) .NET
7 28 (10.89%) Hibernate
8 24 (9.34%) WSDL
9 23 (8.95%) XSD
10 22 (8.56%) JSON
10 22 (8.56%) Middleware
11 21 (8.17%) JAXB
12 20 (7.78%) REST
13 19 (7.39%) JSF
13 19 (7.39%) CSS
14 18 (7.00%) XHTML
15 17 (6.61%) JAX-RS
16 16 (6.23%) Ajax
16 16 (6.23%) TopLink
16 16 (6.23%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.06%) DataPower
3 11 (4.28%) Mobile App
3 11 (4.28%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (3.89%) Open Source
5 5 (1.95%) Online Games
5 5 (1.95%) Mobile Payment
5 5 (1.95%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.17%) iSeries
6 3 (1.17%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.17%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.78%) W3C
7 2 (0.78%) Equities
7 2 (0.78%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.78%) AS400
7 2 (0.78%) Fixed Income
7 2 (0.78%) Derivative
8 1 (0.39%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.39%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.39%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 54 (21.01%) Linux
2 41 (15.95%) Windows
3 32 (12.45%) UNIX
4 26 (10.12%) Solaris
5 9 (3.50%) Apple iOS
6 8 (3.11%) Android
7 6 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (1.95%) Windows 7
9 4 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.78%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (56.81%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (22.18%) Scrum
3 46 (17.90%) TDD
4 43 (16.73%) SOA
4 43 (16.73%) Integration Testing
5 39 (15.18%) Test Automation
6 34 (13.23%) Use Case
7 32 (12.45%) Waterfall
8 29 (11.28%) Continuous Integration
9 27 (10.51%) BDD
9 27 (10.51%) Continuous Delivery
10 26 (10.12%) Test Scripting
11 22 (8.56%) Automation Testing
12 21 (8.17%) RUP
12 21 (8.17%) E-Commerce
12 21 (8.17%) Automated Testing
12 21 (8.17%) User Stories
12 21 (8.17%) Performance Testing
12 21 (8.17%) Test Strategy
13 20 (7.78%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 130 (50.58%) Java
2 120 (46.69%) SQL
3 36 (14.01%) Groovy
4 31 (12.06%) JavaScript
5 23 (8.95%) C#
6 22 (8.56%) PL/SQL
7 17 (6.61%) Ruby
8 15 (5.84%) Python
9 13 (5.06%) Perl
10 5 (1.95%) PowerShell
10 5 (1.95%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.56%) Scala
12 3 (1.17%) C++
12 3 (1.17%) C
12 3 (1.17%) XQuery
13 2 (0.78%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.78%) VBScript
13 2 (0.78%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.39%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.39%) sed
Qualifications
1 36 (14.01%) Security Cleared
2 29 (11.28%) ISTQB
3 22 (8.56%) ISEB
4 16 (6.23%) SC Cleared
5 15 (5.84%) DV Cleared
6 13 (5.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 12 (4.67%) Degree
8 3 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.78%) HND
10 1 (0.39%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (23.35%) QA
2 1 (0.39%) HL7
System Software
1 6 (2.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 30 (11.67%) HP Quality Center
2 14 (5.45%) Puppet
3 10 (3.89%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (3.89%) CA LISA
4 7 (2.72%) Vagrant
5 4 (1.56%) WMI
6 2 (0.78%) Ansible
7 1 (0.39%) WebSphere Cast Iron
7 1 (0.39%) WebInspect
7 1 (0.39%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 81 (31.52%) Oracle
2 36 (14.01%) Microsoft
3 34 (13.23%) IBM
4 33 (12.84%) HP
5 12 (4.67%) webMethods
6 9 (3.50%) Green Hat
6 9 (3.50%) Solace
6 9 (3.50%) TIBCO
7 7 (2.72%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.95%) Atlassian
8 5 (1.95%) Perforce
9 4 (1.56%) VMware
10 3 (1.17%) Google
10 3 (1.17%) Coremetrics
11 2 (0.78%) Remedy
11 2 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.78%) ESRI
11 2 (0.78%) Endeca
12 1 (0.39%) Pega
12 1 (0.39%) Red Gate
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day direct - no agency margin
Posted: 25 days ago