The table below looks at the statistics for SoapUI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SoapUI over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 37 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 17 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.15% 0.17% -
As % of the Development Applications category 14.91% 1.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £383 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £376 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.75 - £30.00
SoapUI
East of England

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

Development Applications Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
114 78 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 21.11% 12.89% 11.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 40 22
Average daily rate £375 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £165 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 15
Average hourly rate £42.00 £35.50 £31.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.30% +11.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.40 £29.50 £22.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.70 £42.50 £36.59
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.65 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.62% +0.40%

SoapUI
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

SoapUI Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

SoapUI
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

SoapUI Daily Rate Trend in Essex

SoapUI
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SoapUI across the Essex region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

SoapUI Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

SoapUI
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

SoapUI Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

SoapUI
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SoapUI within the Essex region over the 3 months to 26 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
Basildon - 5 £400 -
Chelmsford - 4 £185 -
Colchester +11 1 £350 -8.49%
Brentwood - 1 - -
SoapUI
East of England

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 25 (96.15%) SOAP
2 22 (84.62%) Web Services
3 21 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (73.08%) HTML
4 19 (73.08%) Java
4 19 (73.08%) UNIX
5 18 (69.23%) Windows
5 18 (69.23%) Solaris
5 18 (69.23%) Linux
5 18 (69.23%) Scrum
6 17 (65.38%) JavaScript
6 17 (65.38%) SQL
6 17 (65.38%) XML
6 17 (65.38%) CSS
7 16 (61.54%) J2EE
7 16 (61.54%) Ant
7 16 (61.54%) Eclipse
7 16 (61.54%) TopLink
7 16 (61.54%) User Stories
7 16 (61.54%) Relational Database
7 16 (61.54%) EclipseLink
8 15 (57.69%) Digital Marketing
8 15 (57.69%) HTML5
8 15 (57.69%) TDD
8 15 (57.69%) Content Management
8 15 (57.69%) Marketing
8 15 (57.69%) WebSphere
9 14 (53.85%) Ajax
9 14 (53.85%) IBM
9 14 (53.85%) OO

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 15 (57.69%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.85%) GlassFish
2 1 (3.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.85%) JBoss
2 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (61.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (61.54%) Eclipse
1 16 (61.54%) Ant
2 7 (26.92%) QuickTest Pro
2 7 (26.92%) Selenium
3 4 (15.38%) LoadRunner
4 3 (11.54%) Maven
4 3 (11.54%) JIRA
5 2 (7.69%) JUnit
5 2 (7.69%) JMeter
5 2 (7.69%) Subversion
5 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
5 2 (7.69%) AccuRev
5 2 (7.69%) Cucumber
5 2 (7.69%) Hudson
5 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (57.69%) Marketing
2 3 (11.54%) Automotive
2 3 (11.54%) Legal
3 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Developer
2 16 (61.54%) Java Developer
3 11 (42.31%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 7 (26.92%) Analyst
5 5 (19.23%) Senior Developer
5 5 (19.23%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (15.38%) Test Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Test Leader
7 2 (7.69%) Testing Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Test Automation Specialist
8 1 (3.85%) Automation Specialist
8 1 (3.85%) Test Automation Specialist
8 1 (3.85%) J2EE Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Analyst Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (96.15%) SOAP
2 22 (84.62%) Web Services
3 19 (73.08%) HTML
4 17 (65.38%) CSS
4 17 (65.38%) XML
5 16 (61.54%) J2EE
5 16 (61.54%) TopLink
5 16 (61.54%) EclipseLink
6 15 (57.69%) HTML5
7 14 (53.85%) JAX-WS
7 14 (53.85%) JAX-RS
7 14 (53.85%) XHTML
7 14 (53.85%) Ajax
8 3 (11.54%) Java SE
8 3 (11.54%) Hibernate
9 2 (7.69%) Struts
10 1 (3.85%) SAML
10 1 (3.85%) JSR 170
10 1 (3.85%) Spring MVC
10 1 (3.85%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Replication
2 1 (3.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (73.08%) UNIX
2 18 (69.23%) Windows
2 18 (69.23%) Solaris
2 18 (69.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (69.23%) Scrum
3 16 (61.54%) User Stories
4 15 (57.69%) Digital Marketing
4 15 (57.69%) TDD
4 15 (57.69%) Content Management
5 14 (53.85%) OO
5 14 (53.85%) Use Case
6 13 (50.00%) RUP
7 12 (46.15%) Validation
8 5 (19.23%) B2C
9 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
9 4 (15.38%) Software Testing
10 3 (11.54%) Information Management
10 3 (11.54%) Manual Testing
10 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
11 2 (7.69%) BDD
11 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
11 2 (7.69%) Agile Testing
11 2 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) Java
2 17 (65.38%) JavaScript
2 17 (65.38%) SQL
3 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) ISTQB
1 2 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) IBM
2 6 (23.08%) HP
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Adobe