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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 82 72 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.38% 0.31% -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.55% 2.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £298 £313
% change year-on-year
+12.60% -4.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £30.00
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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
157 131 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 14.74% 13.56% 10.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 76 60
Average daily rate £330 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +3.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £4.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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 29 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) SOAP
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Waterfall
3 4 (57.14%) Change Control
3 4 (57.14%) ISTQB
3 4 (57.14%) SOA
3 4 (57.14%) WSDL
3 4 (57.14%) ISEB
3 4 (57.14%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) RAD
4 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
4 3 (42.86%) C#
4 3 (42.86%) .NET
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 3 (42.86%) Selenium
4 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
4 3 (42.86%) User Stories
4 3 (42.86%) MSTest
4 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
5 2 (28.57%) BDD
5 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (28.57%) ATDD
5 2 (28.57%) Test Management
5 2 (28.57%) Web Services
6 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
6 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
1 3 (42.86%) Selenium
1 3 (42.86%) MSTest
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Test Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Tester
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) SOAP
2 4 (57.14%) WSDL
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Waterfall
3 4 (57.14%) Change Control
3 4 (57.14%) SOA
4 3 (42.86%) RAD
4 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
4 3 (42.86%) User Stories
5 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
5 2 (28.57%) BDD
5 2 (28.57%) ATDD
5 2 (28.57%) Test Management
6 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) ISTQB
1 4 (57.14%) ISEB
2 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification