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 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 473 469 441
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -28
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 115 91 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.19% 0.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.69% 1.59% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 62 51
Average daily rate
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£359 £329 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.12% -17.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £250 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £488 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £323 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.32% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +66.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £28.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
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
6786 5707 5825
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.77% 11.87% 11.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4610 3821 3304
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.84% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 122 231
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £20.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.56% +4.28%

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 20 October 2014.

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 20 October 2014. 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 +31 58 £375 -3.22% 21
East of England -16 14 £345 +5.34% 2
South East -18 14 £330 +13.79% 8
North West -5 7 £300 +11.62% 6
Yorkshire -6 6 £320 -2.29% 6
South West -32 6 - - 1
East Midlands +4 2 - -
SoapUI
UK

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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.

1 133 (64.25%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (55.07%) SOAP
3 108 (52.17%) Web Services
4 97 (46.86%) Java
5 93 (44.93%) Selenium
6 77 (37.20%) SQL
7 67 (32.37%) Scrum
8 66 (31.88%) Test Automation
9 62 (29.95%) Oracle
10 58 (28.02%) XML
11 49 (23.67%) QA
12 48 (23.19%) WebDriver
12 48 (23.19%) TDD
13 46 (22.22%) .NET
13 46 (22.22%) JUnit
13 46 (22.22%) BDD
14 43 (20.77%) Cucumber
14 43 (20.77%) Linux
15 39 (18.84%) C#
15 39 (18.84%) User Stories
16 36 (17.39%) JMeter
17 35 (16.91%) JIRA
18 33 (15.94%) HP
19 32 (15.46%) UNIX
19 32 (15.46%) Regression Testing
19 32 (15.46%) Continuous Integration
20 31 (14.98%) Test Strategy
20 31 (14.98%) Finance
21 28 (13.53%) Software Testing
21 28 (13.53%) Integration Testing

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 20 (9.66%) WebSphere
2 9 (4.35%) JBoss
3 8 (3.86%) Tomcat
4 6 (2.90%) Apache
4 6 (2.90%) Confluence
5 5 (2.42%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.42%) Documentum
6 4 (1.93%) OpenStack
6 4 (1.93%) Oracle Spatial
7 3 (1.45%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (1.45%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.48%) CMS
9 1 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.48%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.48%) Drupal
9 1 (0.48%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.48%) Jetty
Applications
1 10 (4.83%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.38%) MS Office
3 2 (0.97%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.42%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.45%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (0.97%) SAP BPC
3 2 (0.97%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.93%) IaaS
2 1 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.86%) HTTP
1 8 (3.86%) Wireshark
2 6 (2.90%) FTP
3 3 (1.45%) SNMP
3 3 (1.45%) DAB
4 2 (0.97%) 2G
4 2 (0.97%) 4G
4 2 (0.97%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.97%) ATM
4 2 (0.97%) Internet
4 2 (0.97%) 3G
5 1 (0.48%) DNS
5 1 (0.48%) SSL
5 1 (0.48%) Intranet
5 1 (0.48%) SSH
5 1 (0.48%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (11.59%) Relational Database
2 13 (6.28%) MySQL
2 13 (6.28%) SQL Server
3 10 (4.83%) DB2
4 9 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
4 9 (4.35%) RDBMS
5 8 (3.86%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.42%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.45%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.45%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (0.97%) Star Schema
9 1 (0.48%) Big Data
9 1 (0.48%) SQLPlus
9 1 (0.48%) EDRMS
9 1 (0.48%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 93 (44.93%) Selenium
2 48 (23.19%) WebDriver
3 46 (22.22%) JUnit
4 43 (20.77%) Cucumber
5 36 (17.39%) JMeter
6 35 (16.91%) JIRA
7 27 (13.04%) Ant
8 25 (12.08%) Maven
9 24 (11.59%) Jenkins
10 23 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
11 21 (10.14%) Eclipse
11 21 (10.14%) JBehave
12 16 (7.73%) Subversion
13 14 (6.76%) LoadRunner
14 13 (6.28%) Visual Studio
14 13 (6.28%) ClearCase
14 13 (6.28%) SpecFlow
15 11 (5.31%) Git (software)
16 10 (4.83%) TestNG
16 10 (4.83%) Calabash
General
1 31 (14.98%) Finance
2 12 (5.80%) Banking
3 9 (4.35%) Retail
3 9 (4.35%) Marketing
4 5 (2.42%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.97%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.97%) Games
6 1 (0.48%) Advertising
6 1 (0.48%) Legal
6 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.48%) Back Office
6 1 (0.48%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.48%) French Language
Job Titles
1 63 (30.43%) Analyst
2 53 (25.60%) Test Analyst
2 53 (25.60%) Tester
3 36 (17.39%) Developer
4 24 (11.59%) Test Engineer
5 21 (10.14%) Automation Tester
6 18 (8.70%) Java Developer
7 11 (5.31%) Test Leader
8 10 (4.83%) Software Engineer
9 8 (3.86%) QA Engineer
10 7 (3.38%) Senior Tester
10 7 (3.38%) Senior Analyst
11 6 (2.90%) Systems Tester
11 6 (2.90%) C++ Developer
11 6 (2.90%) Test Manager
11 6 (2.90%) QA Analyst
11 6 (2.90%) Automation Analyst
11 6 (2.90%) C++/Java Developer
11 6 (2.90%) Agile Test Analyst
12 5 (2.42%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (55.07%) SOAP
2 108 (52.17%) Web Services
3 58 (28.02%) XML
4 46 (22.22%) .NET
5 27 (13.04%) REST
6 24 (11.59%) HTML
7 22 (10.63%) J2EE
8 20 (9.66%) XSD
9 17 (8.21%) JAX-RS
10 14 (6.76%) CSS
11 13 (6.28%) JSON
12 12 (5.80%) Ajax
13 11 (5.31%) WSDL
14 10 (4.83%) .NET Framework
14 10 (4.83%) Spring
14 10 (4.83%) JAX-WS
15 9 (4.35%) HTML5
15 9 (4.35%) Hibernate
15 9 (4.35%) TopLink
15 9 (4.35%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.73%) Mobile App
2 11 (5.31%) Open Source
2 11 (5.31%) Algorithms
3 5 (2.42%) Mobile Payment
3 5 (2.42%) DataPower
4 4 (1.93%) Computer Science
4 4 (1.93%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.45%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.45%) Data Integration
6 2 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.97%) Smart Meter
6 2 (0.97%) Client/Server
6 2 (0.97%) Data Conversion
6 2 (0.97%) Online Games
6 2 (0.97%) W3C
6 2 (0.97%) Mainframe
6 2 (0.97%) Handset
6 2 (0.97%) User Experience
7 1 (0.48%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.48%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 43 (20.77%) Linux
2 32 (15.46%) UNIX
3 21 (10.14%) Windows
4 19 (9.18%) Solaris
5 8 (3.86%) Apple iOS
5 8 (3.86%) Android
6 4 (1.93%) AIX
6 4 (1.93%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (64.25%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (32.37%) Scrum
3 66 (31.88%) Test Automation
4 48 (23.19%) TDD
5 46 (22.22%) BDD
6 39 (18.84%) User Stories
7 32 (15.46%) Regression Testing
7 32 (15.46%) Continuous Integration
8 31 (14.98%) Test Strategy
9 28 (13.53%) Integration Testing
9 28 (13.53%) Software Testing
10 25 (12.08%) Automated Testing
10 25 (12.08%) User Acceptance Testing
11 24 (11.59%) Test Scripting
11 24 (11.59%) Manual Testing
11 24 (11.59%) SOA
12 22 (10.63%) Software Engineering
12 22 (10.63%) Functional Testing
13 21 (10.14%) System Testing
14 19 (9.18%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 97 (46.86%) Java
2 77 (37.20%) SQL
3 39 (18.84%) C#
4 24 (11.59%) JavaScript
5 19 (9.18%) Ruby
6 13 (6.28%) PHP
6 13 (6.28%) Groovy
7 12 (5.80%) PL/SQL
7 12 (5.80%) Python
8 10 (4.83%) C
9 9 (4.35%) C++
10 8 (3.86%) Shell Script
11 6 (2.90%) Perl
12 5 (2.42%) XPath
13 4 (1.93%) Scala
14 3 (1.45%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.45%) Korn
15 2 (0.97%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.97%) VBScript
15 2 (0.97%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (12.08%) ISEB
2 22 (10.63%) ISTQB
3 13 (6.28%) Security Cleared
4 12 (5.80%) Degree
5 11 (5.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 7 (3.38%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.45%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.48%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.48%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (23.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.93%) KVM
Systems Management
1 22 (10.63%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (4.83%) Puppet
3 5 (2.42%) Vagrant
3 5 (2.42%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.93%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 62 (29.95%) Oracle
2 33 (15.94%) HP
3 25 (12.08%) IBM
4 21 (10.14%) Microsoft
5 15 (7.25%) SAP
6 5 (2.42%) Sun
6 5 (2.42%) ESRI
7 4 (1.93%) webMethods
7 4 (1.93%) Green Hat
7 4 (1.93%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.93%) JD Edwards
8 3 (1.45%) TIBCO
8 3 (1.45%) EMC
8 3 (1.45%) Citrix
8 3 (1.45%) Siebel
8 3 (1.45%) Canoo
9 2 (0.97%) Informatica
9 2 (0.97%) Mercator
9 2 (0.97%) Teradata
9 2 (0.97%) Progress
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