The table below looks at the statistics for SoapUI skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SoapUI over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 350 286 340
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +54
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 49 98 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.45% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.56% 3.38% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 76 22
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £245 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £298 £325
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -8.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £180.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +500.00%
SoapUI
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 London region.

Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3133 2903 2506
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.76% 13.36% 12.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 2320 2090 1851
Average daily rate £425 £413 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 14
Average hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +57.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-2.11% +5.00%

SoapUI
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

SoapUI Jobs Demand Trend in London

SoapUI
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SoapUI Daily Rate Trend in London

SoapUI
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SoapUI across the London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

SoapUI Daily Rate Histogram in London

SoapUI
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SoapUI within the London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +2 13 £365 +4.28% 5
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
SoapUI
England

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 73 (62.93%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (58.62%) Java
3 67 (57.76%) SOAP
4 63 (54.31%) SQL
5 55 (47.41%) Selenium
6 40 (34.48%) Web Services
7 37 (31.90%) Oracle
8 34 (29.31%) QA
9 32 (27.59%) Scrum
10 30 (25.86%) WebDriver
11 29 (25.00%) JUnit
11 29 (25.00%) XML
11 29 (25.00%) Linux
12 28 (24.14%) TDD
13 25 (21.55%) JIRA
13 25 (21.55%) Waterfall
14 24 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
14 24 (20.69%) Automated Testing
15 23 (19.83%) HP
16 22 (18.97%) Groovy
17 21 (18.10%) System Testing
17 21 (18.10%) Finance
18 20 (17.24%) BDD
18 20 (17.24%) Jenkins
19 19 (16.38%) Functional Testing
20 18 (15.52%) Automation Testing
21 17 (14.66%) Test Automation
21 17 (14.66%) User Acceptance Testing
21 17 (14.66%) QuickTest Pro
22 16 (13.79%) HTML

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 11 (9.48%) JBoss
2 7 (6.03%) Tomcat
2 7 (6.03%) WebLogic
3 6 (5.17%) WebSphere
3 6 (5.17%) Confluence
4 5 (4.31%) Oracle Service Bus
4 5 (4.31%) Jetty
5 4 (3.45%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.72%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.86%) Apache
7 1 (0.86%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 6 (5.17%) MS Office
2 4 (3.45%) MS Project
3 1 (0.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.31%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.86%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.86%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.45%) IaaS
2 1 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.03%) Wireshark
2 6 (5.17%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.59%) SNMP
4 2 (1.72%) Internet
4 2 (1.72%) ATM
5 1 (0.86%) HTTP
5 1 (0.86%) VPN
5 1 (0.86%) DNS
5 1 (0.86%) SSL
5 1 (0.86%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.76%) Relational Database
2 8 (6.90%) DB2
3 7 (6.03%) MySQL
4 6 (5.17%) MongoDB
4 6 (5.17%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (4.31%) RDBMS
5 5 (4.31%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (4.31%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (2.59%) SQL Navigator
7 2 (1.72%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.86%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 55 (47.41%) Selenium
2 30 (25.86%) WebDriver
3 29 (25.00%) JUnit
4 25 (21.55%) JIRA
5 20 (17.24%) Jenkins
6 17 (14.66%) QuickTest Pro
7 16 (13.79%) Maven
8 15 (12.93%) Ant
9 14 (12.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 14 (12.07%) Git (software)
10 11 (9.48%) TestNG
10 11 (9.48%) JMeter
10 11 (9.48%) ClearCase
10 11 (9.48%) Eclipse
10 11 (9.48%) JBehave
11 9 (7.76%) Hudson
11 9 (7.76%) LoadRunner
11 9 (7.76%) Subversion
12 8 (6.90%) Cucumber
13 7 (6.03%) Rational DOORS
General
1 21 (18.10%) Finance
2 13 (11.21%) Banking
3 6 (5.17%) Games
4 3 (2.59%) Retail
4 3 (2.59%) Marketing
4 3 (2.59%) Online Betting
5 1 (0.86%) Advertising
5 1 (0.86%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.86%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 30 (25.86%) Analyst
2 29 (25.00%) Tester
3 27 (23.28%) Test Analyst
4 20 (17.24%) Developer
5 15 (12.93%) Java Developer
6 11 (9.48%) Test Engineer
6 11 (9.48%) Automation Tester
7 8 (6.90%) QA Engineer
8 7 (6.03%) Test Manager
8 7 (6.03%) QA Analyst
9 6 (5.17%) Automation Test Analyst
9 6 (5.17%) Automation Analyst
9 6 (5.17%) Integration Tester
9 6 (5.17%) Systems Tester
9 6 (5.17%) Senior Tester
10 5 (4.31%) Senior Test Analyst
10 5 (4.31%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (4.31%) Automation Engineer
11 4 (3.45%) Test Leader
11 4 (3.45%) Systems Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (57.76%) SOAP
2 40 (34.48%) Web Services
3 29 (25.00%) XML
4 16 (13.79%) HTML
5 15 (12.93%) .NET
6 11 (9.48%) REST
7 10 (8.62%) J2EE
7 10 (8.62%) JSP
7 10 (8.62%) Spring
7 10 (8.62%) JSON
8 9 (7.76%) Hibernate
9 8 (6.90%) CSS
9 8 (6.90%) RESTful
10 7 (6.03%) jQuery
10 7 (6.03%) Struts
11 6 (5.17%) XSLT
11 6 (5.17%) Ajax
12 5 (4.31%) Java EE
12 5 (4.31%) JMS
12 5 (4.31%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.17%) Online Games
2 5 (4.31%) Client/Server
2 5 (4.31%) Mobile App
2 5 (4.31%) Mobile Payment
3 4 (3.45%) W3C
3 4 (3.45%) Open Source
4 3 (2.59%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.59%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.86%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.86%) DataPower
5 1 (0.86%) Cryptography
5 1 (0.86%) Online Banking
5 1 (0.86%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 29 (25.00%) Linux
2 15 (12.93%) Windows
3 10 (8.62%) Solaris
4 8 (6.90%) UNIX
5 5 (4.31%) AIX
5 5 (4.31%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (62.93%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (27.59%) Scrum
3 28 (24.14%) TDD
4 25 (21.55%) Waterfall
5 24 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (20.69%) Automated Testing
6 21 (18.10%) System Testing
7 20 (17.24%) BDD
8 19 (16.38%) Functional Testing
9 18 (15.52%) Automation Testing
10 17 (14.66%) Test Automation
10 17 (14.66%) User Acceptance Testing
11 15 (12.93%) V-Model
11 15 (12.93%) Regression Testing
12 14 (12.07%) SOA
12 14 (12.07%) Security Testing
13 13 (11.21%) Test Strategy
14 12 (10.34%) UML
14 12 (10.34%) E-Commerce
15 11 (9.48%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 68 (58.62%) Java
2 63 (54.31%) SQL
3 22 (18.97%) Groovy
4 16 (13.79%) JavaScript
5 14 (12.07%) PL/SQL
6 8 (6.90%) Scala
7 6 (5.17%) Python
8 5 (4.31%) Perl
9 4 (3.45%) C#
10 3 (2.59%) XQuery
10 3 (2.59%) Ruby
11 2 (1.72%) XPath
12 1 (0.86%) sed
12 1 (0.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (11.21%) ISEB
1 13 (11.21%) Degree
2 12 (10.34%) ISTQB
3 6 (5.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (2.59%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.72%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.86%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.86%) HND
6 1 (0.86%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (29.31%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.45%) KVM
Systems Management
1 11 (9.48%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (7.76%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.45%) Puppet
4 1 (0.86%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 37 (31.90%) Oracle
2 23 (19.83%) HP
3 10 (8.62%) IBM
4 8 (6.90%) Red Hat
5 7 (6.03%) Microsoft
6 5 (4.31%) SAP
6 5 (4.31%) JD Edwards
6 5 (4.31%) Perforce
6 5 (4.31%) Atlassian
7 3 (2.59%) Canoo
8 1 (0.86%) Pega
8 1 (0.86%) Temenos
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