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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 356 358 314
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -44
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 55 47 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.23% 0.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.72% 1.49% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 31 66
Average daily rate £415 £400 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +19.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £450 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £298
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
3194 3152 2913
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.10% 15.13% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2366 2398 2100
Average daily rate £475 £425 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 13
Average hourly rate £50.00 £24.69 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.55% -34.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.65 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.56% +2.77%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +31 7 £400 +9.58% 4
Docklands, London - 2 £383 -
Hammersmith - 2 - -
SoapUI
England

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 82 (59.42%) SOAP
2 78 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (48.55%) SQL
4 64 (46.38%) Java
5 59 (42.75%) Selenium
6 49 (35.51%) Test Automation
7 44 (31.88%) JIRA
8 41 (29.71%) Test Scripting
8 41 (29.71%) Oracle
8 41 (29.71%) XML
9 40 (28.99%) BDD
10 38 (27.54%) Web Services
10 38 (27.54%) QA
11 31 (22.46%) Scrum
11 31 (22.46%) Git (software)
12 30 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
12 30 (21.74%) TDD
12 30 (21.74%) Automated Testing
13 28 (20.29%) JavaScript
14 26 (18.84%) HP UFT
15 24 (17.39%) Manual Testing
15 24 (17.39%) REST
15 24 (17.39%) Jenkins
16 23 (16.67%) ISEB
17 22 (15.94%) API Testing
18 21 (15.22%) Cucumber
18 21 (15.22%) Middleware
18 21 (15.22%) ISTQB
19 20 (14.49%) Banking
19 20 (14.49%) SOA

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 12 (8.70%) WebLogic
2 9 (6.52%) Confluence
3 5 (3.62%) CMS
3 5 (3.62%) JBoss
3 5 (3.62%) Oracle Service Bus
3 5 (3.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (2.90%) Apache
4 4 (2.90%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.17%) Jetty
5 3 (2.17%) MQSeries
6 2 (1.45%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.72%) Liferay
7 1 (0.72%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.72%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (1.45%) HipChat
1 2 (1.45%) MS Office
2 1 (0.72%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.72%) MS Project
2 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.72%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.90%) SNMP
2 3 (2.17%) HTTP
2 3 (2.17%) HTTPS
2 3 (2.17%) Internet
2 3 (2.17%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.45%) FTP
4 1 (0.72%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.42%) Oracle Database
2 8 (5.80%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (2.90%) DB2
4 4 (2.90%) MySQL
4 4 (2.90%) QlikView
4 4 (2.90%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.17%) SQL Navigator
6 2 (1.45%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (1.45%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.72%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.72%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.72%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.72%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.72%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 59 (42.75%) Selenium
2 44 (31.88%) JIRA
3 31 (22.46%) Git (software)
4 26 (18.84%) HP UFT
5 24 (17.39%) Jenkins
6 21 (15.22%) Cucumber
7 19 (13.77%) JUnit
7 19 (13.77%) Maven
8 18 (13.04%) JMeter
8 18 (13.04%) WebDriver
9 14 (10.14%) SpecFlow
10 13 (9.42%) ClearQuest
11 11 (7.97%) LoadUI
12 10 (7.25%) Zephyr
13 9 (6.52%) Protractor
14 8 (5.80%) Eclipse
14 8 (5.80%) Subversion
15 7 (5.07%) Appium
15 7 (5.07%) Calabash
15 7 (5.07%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (14.49%) Banking
2 11 (7.97%) Finance
3 7 (5.07%) Retail
4 6 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (2.90%) Advertising
5 4 (2.90%) Games
6 3 (2.17%) Marketing
6 3 (2.17%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.45%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.45%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (32.61%) Analyst
1 45 (32.61%) Test Analyst
2 37 (26.81%) Tester
3 18 (13.04%) Automation Analyst
3 18 (13.04%) Automation Test Analyst
3 18 (13.04%) Developer
3 18 (13.04%) Senior Analyst
3 18 (13.04%) Senior Test Analyst
3 18 (13.04%) Test Manager
4 17 (12.32%) Automation Tester
5 13 (9.42%) Agile Test Analyst
6 12 (8.70%) QA Analyst
6 12 (8.70%) QA Test Analyst
7 10 (7.25%) Architect
8 9 (6.52%) Banking Analyst
8 9 (6.52%) Java Developer
8 9 (6.52%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 9 (6.52%) Service Analyst
9 8 (5.80%) Senior Test Automation Analyst
9 8 (5.80%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (59.42%) SOAP
2 41 (29.71%) XML
3 38 (27.54%) Web Services
4 24 (17.39%) REST
5 21 (15.22%) Middleware
6 16 (11.59%) AngularJS
6 16 (11.59%) Gherkin
7 15 (10.87%) .NET
7 15 (10.87%) HTML
8 14 (10.14%) RESTful
9 13 (9.42%) JMS
10 11 (7.97%) Spring
10 11 (7.97%) XSD
11 10 (7.25%) XSL
12 9 (6.52%) CSS
12 9 (6.52%) XML Messaging
13 8 (5.80%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (5.80%) JSON
14 7 (5.07%) Hibernate
14 7 (5.07%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.52%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.62%) Private Cloud
5 4 (2.90%) Digital Media
6 3 (2.17%) Biometrics
6 3 (2.17%) Blackberry
6 3 (2.17%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.17%) Mobile Banking
6 3 (2.17%) Mobile Payment
6 3 (2.17%) Online Games
7 2 (1.45%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.72%) Derivative
8 1 (0.72%) Equities
8 1 (0.72%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.72%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 18 (13.04%) Linux
2 13 (9.42%) Windows
3 12 (8.70%) Unix
4 5 (3.62%) Android
4 5 (3.62%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.17%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.72%) AIX
6 1 (0.72%) Kali Linux
6 1 (0.72%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (35.51%) Test Automation
3 41 (29.71%) Test Scripting
4 40 (28.99%) BDD
5 31 (22.46%) Scrum
6 30 (21.74%) Automated Testing
6 30 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (21.74%) TDD
7 24 (17.39%) Manual Testing
8 22 (15.94%) API Testing
9 20 (14.49%) SOA
9 20 (14.49%) Test Planning
10 19 (13.77%) Test Strategy
11 17 (12.32%) Integration Testing
12 16 (11.59%) Performance Testing
13 14 (10.14%) Regression Testing
13 14 (10.14%) System Testing
13 14 (10.14%) User Acceptance Testing
14 13 (9.42%) SDLC
15 12 (8.70%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (48.55%) SQL
2 64 (46.38%) Java
3 28 (20.29%) JavaScript
4 18 (13.04%) C#
5 17 (12.32%) PL/SQL
6 16 (11.59%) Ruby
7 12 (8.70%) Python
8 10 (7.25%) Groovy
9 5 (3.62%) C++
10 4 (2.90%) Perl
10 4 (2.90%) PHP
11 2 (1.45%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.72%) C
12 1 (0.72%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.72%) VBScript
12 1 (0.72%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 23 (16.67%) ISEB
2 21 (15.22%) ISTQB
3 12 (8.70%) Degree
4 8 (5.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (4.35%) Security Cleared
6 5 (3.62%) SC Cleared
7 4 (2.90%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (1.45%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.72%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (27.54%) QA
2 1 (0.72%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (1.45%) Cygwin
2 1 (0.72%) KVM
Systems Management
1 13 (9.42%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.45%) CA LISA
3 2 (1.45%) CA Wily
4 1 (0.72%) Puppet
Vendors
1 41 (29.71%) Oracle
2 18 (13.04%) HP
3 8 (5.80%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.62%) ATG
4 5 (3.62%) Atlassian
5 4 (2.90%) hybris
5 4 (2.90%) Rally
6 3 (2.17%) Compaq
6 3 (2.17%) Green Hat
6 3 (2.17%) IBM
6 3 (2.17%) Perforce
6 3 (2.17%) Terracotta
6 3 (2.17%) TIBCO
6 3 (2.17%) webMethods
7 2 (1.45%) CA
7 2 (1.45%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.72%) Informatica
8 1 (0.72%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.72%) Sonatype
8 1 (0.72%) Splunk
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