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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 356 329 379
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +50
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 46 76 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.33% 0.095%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.55% 2.45% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 66 16
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £376 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.75 - £30.00
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
2961 3104 2724
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.50% 13.62% 12.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2090 2315 2001
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £543 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 17
Average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.35% -25.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.31 £30.00 £33.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.00 £48.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.02 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +0.80%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 9 £394 +12.50% 10
Docklands, London - 2 £275 -
Croydon - 1 - -
SoapUI
England

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 67 (69.79%) SOAP
2 51 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (51.04%) SQL
4 42 (43.75%) Java
5 38 (39.58%) Web Services
5 38 (39.58%) Selenium
6 33 (34.38%) Oracle
7 32 (33.33%) QA
8 26 (27.08%) XML
8 26 (27.08%) Linux
9 24 (25.00%) Waterfall
10 21 (21.88%) Groovy
11 19 (19.79%) WebDriver
12 17 (17.71%) Integration Testing
12 17 (17.71%) TDD
12 17 (17.71%) Finance
13 16 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (16.67%) Test Automation
13 16 (16.67%) Automation Testing
14 15 (15.63%) SDLC
14 15 (15.63%) BDD
14 15 (15.63%) Jenkins
14 15 (15.63%) Maven
14 15 (15.63%) JIRA
14 15 (15.63%) JUnit
14 15 (15.63%) JavaScript
14 15 (15.63%) JBoss
15 14 (14.58%) HP
15 14 (14.58%) Continuous Delivery
16 13 (13.54%) Automated Testing

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 15 (15.63%) JBoss
2 10 (10.42%) Tomcat
3 7 (7.29%) WebLogic
3 7 (7.29%) Confluence
4 5 (5.21%) Oracle Service Bus
4 5 (5.21%) Jetty
5 3 (3.13%) Documentum
6 2 (2.08%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.04%) CMS
7 1 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.04%) Mule
7 1 (1.04%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.04%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (1.04%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 5 (5.21%) MS Office
2 1 (1.04%) MS Project
2 1 (1.04%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 4 (4.17%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.04%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.21%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.13%) GSM
2 3 (3.13%) PSTN
3 1 (1.04%) Firewall
3 1 (1.04%) SSL
3 1 (1.04%) ATM
3 1 (1.04%) VPN
3 1 (1.04%) SMTP
3 1 (1.04%) Wireshark
3 1 (1.04%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.38%) MySQL
2 6 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (6.25%) SQL Navigator
3 5 (5.21%) Oracle ODI
4 3 (3.13%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.13%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.08%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.08%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.08%) DB2
5 2 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 38 (39.58%) Selenium
2 19 (19.79%) WebDriver
3 15 (15.63%) Jenkins
3 15 (15.63%) Maven
3 15 (15.63%) JIRA
3 15 (15.63%) JUnit
4 11 (11.46%) JMeter
4 11 (11.46%) Subversion
4 11 (11.46%) Git (software)
5 10 (10.42%) Ant
6 9 (9.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (7.29%) TestNG
7 7 (7.29%) JBehave
8 6 (6.25%) Hudson
8 6 (6.25%) TortoiseSVN
8 6 (6.25%) QuickTest Pro
8 6 (6.25%) ClearQuest
8 6 (6.25%) NetBeans
9 5 (5.21%) GitLab
9 5 (5.21%) VisualVM
General
1 17 (17.71%) Finance
2 10 (10.42%) Banking
3 8 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.21%) Games
5 3 (3.13%) Advertising
5 3 (3.13%) Online Betting
6 1 (1.04%) Retail
6 1 (1.04%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.04%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (32.29%) Tester
2 21 (21.88%) Analyst
3 19 (19.79%) Automation Tester
4 17 (17.71%) Test Analyst
5 16 (16.67%) Developer
6 13 (13.54%) Java Developer
7 7 (7.29%) QA Analyst
8 6 (6.25%) Integration Tester
8 6 (6.25%) Automation Engineer
8 6 (6.25%) Test Leader
9 5 (5.21%) QA Engineer
9 5 (5.21%) Systems Tester
10 4 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (4.17%) Senior Test Analyst
11 3 (3.13%) Test Manager
11 3 (3.13%) DevOps Engineer
11 3 (3.13%) QA Automation Engineer
11 3 (3.13%) Java Swing Developer
12 2 (2.08%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 2 (2.08%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (69.79%) SOAP
2 38 (39.58%) Web Services
3 26 (27.08%) XML
4 12 (12.50%) JSON
5 11 (11.46%) RESTful
6 9 (9.38%) HTML
6 9 (9.38%) Hibernate
6 9 (9.38%) Spring
7 6 (6.25%) Java EE
7 6 (6.25%) Swing
7 6 (6.25%) JAXB
7 6 (6.25%) Struts
7 6 (6.25%) .NET
7 6 (6.25%) Middleware
8 5 (5.21%) JSP
8 5 (5.21%) REST
9 4 (4.17%) WSDL
9 4 (4.17%) XSLT
10 3 (3.13%) DHTML
10 3 (3.13%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.29%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.21%) Client/Server
2 5 (5.21%) Mobile Payment
2 5 (5.21%) Online Games
3 4 (4.17%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.08%) Fixed Income
4 2 (2.08%) Derivative
4 2 (2.08%) Equities
5 1 (1.04%) W3C
5 1 (1.04%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.04%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.04%) DataPower
5 1 (1.04%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.04%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (27.08%) Linux
2 10 (10.42%) Windows
3 7 (7.29%) Solaris
4 6 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (5.21%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.13%) UNIX
6 3 (3.13%) AIX
7 1 (1.04%) CentOS
7 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.04%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 17 (17.71%) Integration Testing
3 17 (17.71%) TDD
4 16 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 16 (16.67%) Automation Testing
5 15 (15.63%) SDLC
5 15 (15.63%) BDD
6 14 (14.58%) Continuous Delivery
7 13 (13.54%) Automated Testing
8 12 (12.50%) Test Scripting
8 12 (12.50%) SOA
9 11 (11.46%) UML
9 11 (11.46%) System Integration Testing
10 10 (10.42%) Functional Testing
10 10 (10.42%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (10.42%) Scrum
11 9 (9.38%) E-Commerce
11 9 (9.38%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 49 (51.04%) SQL
2 42 (43.75%) Java
3 21 (21.88%) Groovy
4 15 (15.63%) JavaScript
5 11 (11.46%) PL/SQL
6 5 (5.21%) C#
7 4 (4.17%) Scala
8 3 (3.13%) Perl
8 3 (3.13%) XQuery
8 3 (3.13%) Python
9 2 (2.08%) Ruby
9 2 (2.08%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.04%) PHP
10 1 (1.04%) sed
Qualifications
1 10 (10.42%) ISEB
2 8 (8.33%) Degree
2 8 (8.33%) ISTQB
3 6 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.04%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.04%) HND
4 1 (1.04%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (1.04%) HL7
Systems Management
1 8 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (7.29%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (3.13%) Puppet
4 1 (1.04%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 33 (34.38%) Oracle
2 14 (14.58%) HP
3 8 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 6 (6.25%) IBM
5 5 (5.21%) Perforce
5 5 (5.21%) Microsoft
5 5 (5.21%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.04%) VMware
6 1 (1.04%) webMethods
6 1 (1.04%) Pega
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