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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 325 382 406
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +24
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 89 38 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.38% 0.16% 0.058%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.59% 1.10% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 33 9
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £495 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 - £43.26
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
3438 3461 3108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.60% 14.65% 12.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2467 2496 2234
Average daily rate £438 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £301 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 14
Average hourly rate £26.39 £45.00 £42.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.35% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £29.00 £37.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.25 £86.80 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +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 July 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 July 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 +10 14 £394 +12.50% 2
Paddington - 4 £400 -
Croydon - 1 - -
SoapUI
England

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 89 (67.42%) SOAP
2 59 (44.70%) SQL
3 53 (40.15%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (34.85%) Selenium
5 43 (32.58%) Web Services
6 41 (31.06%) Java
7 38 (28.79%) XML
7 38 (28.79%) QA
8 32 (24.24%) Test Scripting
9 29 (21.97%) Test Automation
9 29 (21.97%) Oracle
10 26 (19.70%) Automated Testing
10 26 (19.70%) Automation Testing
11 25 (18.94%) Integration Testing
11 25 (18.94%) Linux
12 24 (18.18%) Middleware
12 24 (18.18%) Performance Testing
13 21 (15.91%) Maven
13 21 (15.91%) HP
14 20 (15.15%) JavaScript
14 20 (15.15%) System Integration Testing
15 19 (14.39%) JMeter
15 19 (14.39%) Finance
15 19 (14.39%) Waterfall
15 19 (14.39%) BDD
16 18 (13.64%) Groovy
16 18 (13.64%) TDD
16 18 (13.64%) JUnit
16 18 (13.64%) Jenkins
17 17 (12.88%) JIRA

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 9 (6.82%) JBoss
2 8 (6.06%) Confluence
3 6 (4.55%) WebLogic
3 6 (4.55%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.79%) WebSphere
5 4 (3.03%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (3.03%) Apache
6 3 (2.27%) Documentum
6 3 (2.27%) Jetty
7 2 (1.52%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.76%) Mule
8 1 (0.76%) Node.js
8 1 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.76%) Mule ESB
8 1 (0.76%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (3.79%) MS Office
1 5 (3.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.76%) HipChat
2 1 (0.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.79%) Markit EDM
2 2 (1.52%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.76%) SaaS
1 1 (0.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.03%) PSTN
2 3 (2.27%) GSM
2 3 (2.27%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.52%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.52%) HTTP
4 1 (0.76%) ATM
4 1 (0.76%) SMTP
4 1 (0.76%) 3G
4 1 (0.76%) SS7
4 1 (0.76%) TCAP
4 1 (0.76%) ISUP
4 1 (0.76%) SCCP
4 1 (0.76%) INAP
4 1 (0.76%) Firewall
4 1 (0.76%) 2G
4 1 (0.76%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.76%) 4G
4 1 (0.76%) PuTTY
4 1 (0.76%) Diameter Protocol
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.33%) MySQL
2 8 (6.06%) DB2
3 7 (5.30%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (4.55%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.03%) Oracle ODI
5 4 (3.03%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.27%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.27%) SQL Navigator
7 2 (1.52%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.76%) Big Data
8 1 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 46 (34.85%) Selenium
2 21 (15.91%) Maven
3 19 (14.39%) JMeter
4 18 (13.64%) JUnit
4 18 (13.64%) Jenkins
5 17 (12.88%) JIRA
6 13 (9.85%) WebDriver
7 11 (8.33%) Git (software)
7 11 (8.33%) HP UFT
8 10 (7.58%) Cucumber
9 9 (6.82%) JBehave
10 8 (6.06%) Ant
10 8 (6.06%) LoadUI
11 7 (5.30%) Subversion
12 6 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 5 (3.79%) Rational Functional Tester
13 5 (3.79%) Rational Robot
13 5 (3.79%) RequisitePro
13 5 (3.79%) ClearCase
14 4 (3.03%) LoadRunner
General
1 19 (14.39%) Finance
2 15 (11.36%) Telecoms
3 14 (10.61%) Banking
4 3 (2.27%) Advertising
5 2 (1.52%) Games
5 2 (1.52%) Online Betting
5 2 (1.52%) Billing
5 2 (1.52%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.76%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 54 (40.91%) Tester
2 26 (19.70%) Analyst
2 26 (19.70%) Automation Tester
3 20 (15.15%) Test Analyst
4 16 (12.12%) Test Leader
5 12 (9.09%) Technical Tester
5 12 (9.09%) Developer
6 9 (6.82%) Test Engineer
7 8 (6.06%) Java Developer
7 8 (6.06%) Test Manager
7 8 (6.06%) QA Analyst
8 7 (5.30%) Integration Tester
9 6 (4.55%) Automation Engineer
9 6 (4.55%) Senior Test Analyst
9 6 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (4.55%) Systems Tester
10 5 (3.79%) DevOps Engineer
11 4 (3.03%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 4 (3.03%) Agile Tester
11 4 (3.03%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (67.42%) SOAP
2 43 (32.58%) Web Services
3 38 (28.79%) XML
4 24 (18.18%) Middleware
5 13 (9.85%) RESTful
6 12 (9.09%) JSON
7 11 (8.33%) HTML
8 10 (7.58%) .NET
9 9 (6.82%) Spring
9 9 (6.82%) REST
10 5 (3.79%) Hibernate
11 4 (3.03%) XML Messaging
11 4 (3.03%) JSP
12 3 (2.27%) Java EE
12 3 (2.27%) Struts
12 3 (2.27%) Swing
12 3 (2.27%) WSDL
12 3 (2.27%) JAXB
13 2 (1.52%) J2EE
13 2 (1.52%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.79%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (3.79%) Mobile Payment
2 4 (3.03%) Client/Server
2 4 (3.03%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.03%) DataPower
3 3 (2.27%) Fixed Income
3 3 (2.27%) Equities
3 3 (2.27%) Derivative
3 3 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.52%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.52%) Online Games
4 2 (1.52%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.76%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.76%) Video on Demand
5 1 (0.76%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.76%) W3C
5 1 (0.76%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.76%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 25 (18.94%) Linux
2 10 (7.58%) UNIX
2 10 (7.58%) Windows
3 5 (3.79%) AIX
3 5 (3.79%) Solaris
4 3 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.27%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.76%) Android
5 1 (0.76%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (40.15%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (24.24%) Test Scripting
3 29 (21.97%) Test Automation
4 26 (19.70%) Automation Testing
4 26 (19.70%) Automated Testing
5 25 (18.94%) Integration Testing
6 24 (18.18%) Performance Testing
7 20 (15.15%) System Integration Testing
8 19 (14.39%) Waterfall
8 19 (14.39%) BDD
9 18 (13.64%) TDD
10 16 (12.12%) Scrum
11 15 (11.36%) E-Commerce
12 14 (10.61%) Software Testing
13 13 (9.85%) User Acceptance Testing
14 12 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (9.09%) SDLC
15 11 (8.33%) API Testing
15 11 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
15 11 (8.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 59 (44.70%) SQL
2 41 (31.06%) Java
3 20 (15.15%) JavaScript
4 18 (13.64%) Groovy
5 9 (6.82%) PL/SQL
6 6 (4.55%) Python
6 6 (4.55%) Perl
6 6 (4.55%) C#
7 4 (3.03%) PHP
8 3 (2.27%) Ruby
9 2 (1.52%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.76%) VB
10 1 (0.76%) C++
10 1 (0.76%) XPath
10 1 (0.76%) XQuery
10 1 (0.76%) AspectJ
Qualifications
1 7 (5.30%) ISEB
1 7 (5.30%) ISTQB
1 7 (5.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (0.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.76%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (0.76%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (28.79%) QA
2 1 (0.76%) HL7
Systems Management
1 11 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (3.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (21.97%) Oracle
2 21 (15.91%) HP
3 9 (6.82%) IBM
4 8 (6.06%) Microsoft
5 7 (5.30%) Atlassian
6 4 (3.03%) Cadence
6 4 (3.03%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.27%) Perforce
8 2 (1.52%) Remedy
8 2 (1.52%) ForgeRock
9 1 (0.76%) VMware
9 1 (0.76%) webMethods
9 1 (0.76%) BMC
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