The table below looks at the statistics for SoapUI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SoapUI over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 53 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.17% 0.16% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.82% 1.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £298
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £180.00
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 Hertfordshire region.

Development Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
55 79 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 9.55% 12.44% 11.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 35 42
Average daily rate £475 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.37% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £258 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £500 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Average hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% +8.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

SoapUI
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SoapUI Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

SoapUI
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

SoapUI Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

SoapUI
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 3 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Java EE
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) DbUnit
2 2 (66.67%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) BMC
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy
3 1 (33.33%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) XML

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) DbUnit
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Java Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Test Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Java EE
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) BMC
1 1 (33.33%) Remedy