The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 Leeds 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 81 - 64
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 5 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.43% - 0.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.46% - 4.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate £305 - £348
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 - £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 - £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £180.00 £30.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+500.00% -6.97%
Development Applications Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
203 97 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 17.59% 12.75% 10.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 54 63
Average daily rate £323 £306 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.30% -2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +8.00%
SoapUI
West Yorkshire

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SoapUI across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

SoapUI Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 April 2014, 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 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) SOAP
1 5 (62.50%) Selenium
2 4 (50.00%) WCF
2 4 (50.00%) Test Management
2 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (50.00%) BDD
2 4 (50.00%) User Stories
2 4 (50.00%) ISEB
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) PHP
4 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (25.00%) SOA
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Load Testing
4 2 (25.00%) ATDD
4 2 (25.00%) MSTest
4 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (25.00%) JBehave
4 2 (25.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (25.00%) QA
4 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (25.00%) Ruby

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Selenium
2 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (25.00%) JBehave
2 2 (25.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (25.00%) MSTest
2 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
3 1 (12.50%) NeoLoad
3 1 (12.50%) LoadUI
3 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
3 1 (12.50%) JMeter
3 1 (12.50%) JIRA
3 1 (12.50%) FitNesse
3 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) SOAP
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) WCF
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Device Driver
1 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Test Management
1 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (50.00%) BDD
1 4 (50.00%) User Stories
2 2 (25.00%) Load Testing
2 2 (25.00%) ATDD
2 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (25.00%) TDD
2 2 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Ruby
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) ISEB
2 2 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) ISO 9002
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) HP
1 1 (12.50%) Citrix
1 1 (12.50%) Capita
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