The table below looks at the statistics for SoapUI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SoapUI over the 3 months to 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 113 94 90
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -4
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 9 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.41% 0.53% 0.51%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.21% 3.50% 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 3
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£335 £270 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.07% -38.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £281 £315
% change year-on-year
+18.22% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £58.40 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +116.29%
SoapUI
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
408 257 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 18.58% 15.24% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 139 131
Average daily rate £335 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £263 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £468 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 30
Average hourly rate £38.75 £36.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.63% -7.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%

SoapUI
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

SoapUI Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

SoapUI
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

SoapUI Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

SoapUI
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

SoapUI Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

SoapUI
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SoapUI within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
Winchester -2 1 £348 +28.70%
Farnborough - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
SoapUI
South East

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (95.83%) Cucumber
3 19 (79.17%) Scrum
4 18 (75.00%) Java
5 16 (66.67%) Test Strategy
6 15 (62.50%) SpecFlow
6 15 (62.50%) Test Automation
6 15 (62.50%) .NET
7 14 (58.33%) SOAP
8 13 (54.17%) SQL
8 13 (54.17%) BDD
9 12 (50.00%) Software Engineering
9 12 (50.00%) Ruby
10 9 (37.50%) Web Services
11 8 (33.33%) JUnit
11 8 (33.33%) JMeter
11 8 (33.33%) JIRA
11 8 (33.33%) Selenium
11 8 (33.33%) FitNesse
11 8 (33.33%) Jenkins
11 8 (33.33%) Algorithms
12 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (29.17%) ESRI
13 6 (25.00%) .NET Framework
13 6 (25.00%) Subversion
13 6 (25.00%) User Stories
14 5 (20.83%) Puppet
14 5 (20.83%) Confluence
14 5 (20.83%) Data Transformation
14 5 (20.83%) Zephyr

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 5 (20.83%) Confluence
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle Spatial
3 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Office
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (95.83%) Cucumber
2 15 (62.50%) SpecFlow
3 8 (33.33%) JUnit
3 8 (33.33%) JMeter
3 8 (33.33%) JIRA
3 8 (33.33%) Selenium
3 8 (33.33%) FitNesse
3 8 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 6 (25.00%) Subversion
5 5 (20.83%) Zephyr
5 5 (20.83%) Maven
5 5 (20.83%) QuickTest Pro
6 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
6 4 (16.67%) RSpec
7 3 (12.50%) Hudson
7 3 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (4.17%) NUnit
8 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Analyst
1 13 (54.17%) Test Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Automation Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Agile Test Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Test Leader
4 3 (12.50%) Tester
4 3 (12.50%) Test Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Tester
5 2 (8.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Automation Tester
5 2 (8.33%) Automation Tester
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Tester
6 1 (4.17%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Integration Test Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Test Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (62.50%) .NET
2 14 (58.33%) SOAP
3 9 (37.50%) Web Services
4 6 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (12.50%) Spring
6 1 (4.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (4.17%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (79.17%) Scrum
3 16 (66.67%) Test Strategy
4 15 (62.50%) Test Automation
5 13 (54.17%) BDD
6 12 (50.00%) Software Engineering
7 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (25.00%) User Stories
9 5 (20.83%) Data Transformation
9 5 (20.83%) Integration Testing
10 4 (16.67%) TDD
10 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
10 4 (16.67%) Coaching
11 3 (12.50%) Functional Testing
11 3 (12.50%) Automated Testing
11 3 (12.50%) Software Testing
11 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
11 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (12.50%) Kanban
12 2 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) Java
2 13 (54.17%) SQL
3 12 (50.00%) Ruby
4 4 (16.67%) C#
5 3 (12.50%) Python
6 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 3 (12.50%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Puppet
2 4 (16.67%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) ESRI
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) HP
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle