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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 86 74 72
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -2
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 19 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.14% 0.40% 0.76%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.85% 3.08% 4.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 3
Average daily rate
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£275 £320 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.06% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £274 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £324 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £43.26
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 - £43.26
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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
325 130 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 19.44% 12.86% 18.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 85 115
Average daily rate £355 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £160 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £450 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 12
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.85%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 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 16 (84.21%) SOAP
1 16 (84.21%) Test Automation
2 15 (78.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (78.95%) Oracle
2 15 (78.95%) SOA
3 13 (68.42%) ISEB
3 13 (68.42%) ISTQB
3 13 (68.42%) Waterfall
4 11 (57.89%) Software Testing
4 11 (57.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 10 (52.63%) Finance
6 9 (47.37%) RAD
6 9 (47.37%) Change Control
6 9 (47.37%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (47.37%) System Integration Testing
6 9 (47.37%) SDLC
7 4 (21.05%) SQL
8 3 (15.79%) Regression Testing
8 3 (15.79%) Selenium
8 3 (15.79%) Automation Testing
8 3 (15.79%) Test Planning
9 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
9 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (10.53%) Banking
9 2 (10.53%) Retail
9 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (10.53%) .NET
9 2 (10.53%) Web Services

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 15 (78.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Selenium
2 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.26%) SpecFlow
3 1 (5.26%) FitNesse
3 1 (5.26%) HP UFT
General
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Tester
2 3 (15.79%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Test Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Systems Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Systems Tester
3 1 (5.26%) Test Leader
3 1 (5.26%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) QA Leader
3 1 (5.26%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) SOAP
2 2 (10.53%) Web Services
2 2 (10.53%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.26%) XML
3 1 (5.26%) XSD
3 1 (5.26%) WSDL
3 1 (5.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Test Automation
2 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (78.95%) SOA
3 13 (68.42%) Waterfall
4 11 (57.89%) Software Testing
5 9 (47.37%) RAD
5 9 (47.37%) Change Control
5 9 (47.37%) System Integration Testing
5 9 (47.37%) SDLC
6 3 (15.79%) Automation Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Test Planning
6 3 (15.79%) Regression Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
8 1 (5.26%) Usability Testing
8 1 (5.26%) Test Management
8 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
8 1 (5.26%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (68.42%) ISEB
1 13 (68.42%) ISTQB
2 11 (57.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) HP
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