The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Hampshire region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 98 84 95
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +11
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 18 29 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.87% 1.70% 0.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.04% 9.15% 2.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 19 2
Average daily rate £353 £325 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.46% -31.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £316 £455
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £384 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £180.00 £30.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+500.00% -6.97%
Development Applications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
298 317 259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 14.37% 18.61% 14.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 191 124
Average daily rate £350 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £285 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 28 41
Average hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £18.15 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
SoapUI
South East

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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke +11 14 £356 +10.46% 1
SoapUI
South East

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 22 (81.48%) SOAP
2 20 (74.07%) Web Services
2 20 (74.07%) WebSphere
3 19 (70.37%) XML
4 18 (66.67%) SOA
5 16 (59.26%) .NET
5 16 (59.26%) Middleware
5 16 (59.26%) Test Scripting
6 15 (55.56%) SC Cleared
6 15 (55.56%) Security Cleared
6 15 (55.56%) Test Strategy
7 13 (48.15%) SQL Server
8 10 (37.04%) IIS
9 9 (33.33%) SharePoint
9 9 (33.33%) SQL
10 7 (25.93%) Java
11 5 (18.52%) Scrum
11 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
11 5 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (18.52%) Ruby
12 4 (14.81%) User Stories
12 4 (14.81%) Bugzilla
12 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (14.81%) Retail
13 3 (11.11%) Subversion
13 3 (11.11%) Finance
13 3 (11.11%) Windows
13 3 (11.11%) Linux
13 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
13 3 (11.11%) ISEB

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 20 (74.07%) WebSphere
2 10 (37.04%) IIS
3 9 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (48.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) DB2
2 2 (7.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (14.81%) Bugzilla
3 3 (11.11%) Subversion
3 3 (11.11%) Cucumber
3 3 (11.11%) Hudson
3 3 (11.11%) SpecFlow
4 2 (7.41%) LoadUI
4 2 (7.41%) TortoiseSVN
4 2 (7.41%) Ant
5 1 (3.70%) JUnit
5 1 (3.70%) NUnit
5 1 (3.70%) CruiseControl
5 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.70%) Selenium
5 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.70%) MSBuild
General
1 4 (14.81%) Retail
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
3 2 (7.41%) Games
3 2 (7.41%) Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Analyst
1 10 (37.04%) Test Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Consultant
2 8 (29.63%) Test Consultant
3 6 (22.22%) Test Manager
4 4 (14.81%) Tester
4 4 (14.81%) Agile Test Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Test Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Web Test Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Deployment Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Web Tester
6 1 (3.70%) Web Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Test Leader
6 1 (3.70%) QA Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Build Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Environment Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Web Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (81.48%) SOAP
2 20 (74.07%) Web Services
3 19 (70.37%) XML
4 16 (59.26%) .NET
4 16 (59.26%) Middleware
5 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
5 2 (7.41%) XSD
5 2 (7.41%) XSLT
5 2 (7.41%) WSDL
5 2 (7.41%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (7.41%) JSON
5 2 (7.41%) REST
5 2 (7.41%) HTML
6 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
1 3 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) SOA
2 16 (59.26%) Test Scripting
3 15 (55.56%) Test Strategy
4 5 (18.52%) Scrum
4 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
5 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.81%) User Stories
6 3 (11.11%) Data Transformation
6 3 (11.11%) System Testing
6 3 (11.11%) Test Automation
6 3 (11.11%) Integration Testing
6 3 (11.11%) Release Management
7 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (7.41%) Software Testing
7 2 (7.41%) Web Development
7 2 (7.41%) Scalability Testing
7 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
7 2 (7.41%) Supply Chain Management
7 2 (7.41%) Mobile Commerce
7 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) SQL
2 7 (25.93%) Java
3 5 (18.52%) Ruby
4 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.11%) C#
5 2 (7.41%) C++
5 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (55.56%) SC Cleared
1 15 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) ISEB
2 3 (11.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) WMI
2 1 (3.70%) Puppet
2 1 (3.70%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) IBM
2 2 (7.41%) ESRI
2 2 (7.41%) Endeca
2 2 (7.41%) Google
2 2 (7.41%) Coremetrics
3 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
Hampshire
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