The table below looks at the statistics for SoapUI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SoapUI over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 84 - 77
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 11 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.74% - 0.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.77% - 2.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Average daily rate £329 - £275
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
West Yorkshire

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

Development Applications Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
292 171 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 19.65% 15.01% 14.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 136 83
Average daily rate £425 £341 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.54% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Leeds

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

SoapUI Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

SoapUI
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

SoapUI Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

SoapUI
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

SoapUI Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 14 (73.68%) Cucumber
2 10 (52.63%) SOAP
2 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (47.37%) Web Services
3 9 (47.37%) SQL
3 9 (47.37%) Visual Studio
4 8 (42.11%) JIRA
5 7 (36.84%) Hibernate
5 7 (36.84%) Spring
5 7 (36.84%) Maven
5 7 (36.84%) Java
5 7 (36.84%) Oracle
5 7 (36.84%) BDD
5 7 (36.84%) Selenium
5 7 (36.84%) Git (software)
5 7 (36.84%) Non-Functional Testing
6 6 (31.58%) AngularJS
6 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database
6 6 (31.58%) New Relic
6 6 (31.58%) VisualVM
6 6 (31.58%) YourKit
6 6 (31.58%) AppDynamics
6 6 (31.58%) Dynatrace
6 6 (31.58%) Gatling
6 6 (31.58%) The Grinder
6 6 (31.58%) Scala
6 6 (31.58%) CoffeeScript
6 6 (31.58%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (31.58%) VBScript
6 6 (31.58%) VBA

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 2 (10.53%) Confluence
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle Database
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (73.68%) Cucumber
2 9 (47.37%) Visual Studio
3 8 (42.11%) JIRA
4 7 (36.84%) Git (software)
4 7 (36.84%) Maven
4 7 (36.84%) Selenium
5 6 (31.58%) Gatling
5 6 (31.58%) JMeter
5 6 (31.58%) LoadRunner
5 6 (31.58%) SilkPerformer
5 6 (31.58%) The Grinder
5 6 (31.58%) VisualVM
5 6 (31.58%) YourKit
6 2 (10.53%) Appium
6 2 (10.53%) FitNesse
6 2 (10.53%) SpecFlow
6 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (10.53%) WebDriver
7 1 (5.26%) Gradle
7 1 (5.26%) TestNG
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Analyst
1 14 (73.68%) Test Analyst
2 9 (47.37%) Test Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) Performance Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) Performance Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) Performance Test Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) Performance Test Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) QA Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) QA Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) QA Test Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) QA Test Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Agile Test Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Automation Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Automation Test Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Tester
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Tester
5 2 (10.53%) Automation Tester
5 2 (10.53%) Manual Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) SOAP
2 9 (47.37%) Web Services
3 7 (36.84%) Hibernate
3 7 (36.84%) Spring
4 6 (31.58%) AngularJS
5 5 (26.32%) REST
6 4 (21.05%) Gherkin
6 4 (21.05%) JSON
6 4 (21.05%) RESTful
7 3 (15.79%) OAuth
7 3 (15.79%) OAuth2
7 3 (15.79%) Swagger
7 3 (15.79%) XML
8 2 (10.53%) .NET
8 2 (10.53%) WSDL
8 2 (10.53%) XSD
9 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
9 1 (5.26%) J2EE
9 1 (5.26%) JDBC
9 1 (5.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) BDD
2 7 (36.84%) Non-Functional Testing
3 6 (31.58%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (26.32%) Automated Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Scrum
5 4 (21.05%) TDD
6 3 (15.79%) API Design
6 3 (15.79%) API Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Security Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Test Management
6 3 (15.79%) User Stories
7 2 (10.53%) Automation Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Integration Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Manual Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) SOA
7 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
7 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
8 1 (5.26%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) Java
3 6 (31.58%) CoffeeScript
3 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
3 6 (31.58%) Python
3 6 (31.58%) Ruby
3 6 (31.58%) Scala
3 6 (31.58%) VBA
3 6 (31.58%) VBScript
4 1 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) ISEB
1 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
1 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle
2 6 (31.58%) AppDynamics
2 6 (31.58%) Dynatrace
2 6 (31.58%) IBM
2 6 (31.58%) New Relic
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft