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 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 325 403 417
Rank change year-on-year
+78 +14
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 89 25 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.38% 0.10% 0.075%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.51% 0.70% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 18 9
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£400 £375 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £483 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 - £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
3544 3580 3329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.24% 14.78% 13.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2553 2540 2390
Average daily rate £438 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 15
Average hourly rate £22.12 £45.00 £48.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.85% -7.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £25.70 £24.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £78.35 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +3.56%

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 August 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 August 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 +4 10 £400 +0.06% 2
Paddington - 4 £400 -
SoapUI
England

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 95 (68.35%) SOAP
2 58 (41.73%) SQL
3 51 (36.69%) Selenium
4 49 (35.25%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (32.37%) Web Services
6 44 (31.65%) Test Automation
7 42 (30.22%) Java
8 41 (29.50%) XML
9 39 (28.06%) QA
10 38 (27.34%) Test Scripting
11 31 (22.30%) Integration Testing
12 30 (21.58%) Middleware
13 27 (19.42%) Automated Testing
14 25 (17.99%) HP
15 24 (17.27%) Automation Testing
16 23 (16.55%) JavaScript
16 23 (16.55%) Performance Testing
17 22 (15.83%) Maven
17 22 (15.83%) Linux
17 22 (15.83%) System Integration Testing
18 21 (15.11%) BDD
18 21 (15.11%) JMeter
18 21 (15.11%) JIRA
19 20 (14.39%) Oracle
20 19 (13.67%) JUnit
20 19 (13.67%) Scrum
20 19 (13.67%) Groovy
21 18 (12.95%) HP Quality Center
21 18 (12.95%) TDD
22 17 (12.23%) WebDriver

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 7 (5.04%) WebLogic
2 6 (4.32%) JBoss
2 6 (4.32%) Confluence
3 5 (3.60%) WebSphere
3 5 (3.60%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.88%) Apache
4 4 (2.88%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (2.88%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (2.16%) Documentum
5 3 (2.16%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.72%) Node.js
6 1 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.72%) Mule ESB
6 1 (0.72%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.72%) Mule
6 1 (0.72%) CMS
6 1 (0.72%) MQSeries
Applications
1 5 (3.60%) MS Office
1 5 (3.60%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.72%) HipChat
2 1 (0.72%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.60%) Markit EDM
2 2 (1.44%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.72%) SaaS
1 1 (0.72%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.88%) PSTN
2 3 (2.16%) GSM
2 3 (2.16%) HTTP
2 3 (2.16%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.72%) 3G
3 1 (0.72%) SS7
3 1 (0.72%) TCAP
3 1 (0.72%) ISUP
3 1 (0.72%) SCCP
3 1 (0.72%) INAP
3 1 (0.72%) Firewall
3 1 (0.72%) 2G
3 1 (0.72%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.72%) 4G
3 1 (0.72%) PuTTY
3 1 (0.72%) Diameter Protocol
3 1 (0.72%) ATM
3 1 (0.72%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.63%) MySQL
2 8 (5.76%) DB2
3 7 (5.04%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (5.04%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.88%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.16%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.16%) SQL Navigator
5 3 (2.16%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (1.44%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.72%) Big Data
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 51 (36.69%) Selenium
2 22 (15.83%) Maven
3 21 (15.11%) JIRA
3 21 (15.11%) JMeter
4 19 (13.67%) JUnit
5 17 (12.23%) WebDriver
6 15 (10.79%) HP UFT
6 15 (10.79%) Cucumber
6 15 (10.79%) Jenkins
6 15 (10.79%) LoadUI
7 9 (6.47%) Ant
7 9 (6.47%) JBehave
7 9 (6.47%) Git (software)
8 7 (5.04%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (5.04%) Visual Studio
9 6 (4.32%) LoadRunner
10 5 (3.60%) RequisitePro
10 5 (3.60%) ClearCase
10 5 (3.60%) Rational Robot
10 5 (3.60%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 16 (11.51%) Telecoms
1 16 (11.51%) Finance
2 11 (7.91%) Banking
3 2 (1.44%) Billing
3 2 (1.44%) Investment Banking
3 2 (1.44%) Advertising
4 1 (0.72%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.72%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 60 (43.17%) Tester
2 29 (20.86%) Analyst
2 29 (20.86%) Automation Tester
3 25 (17.99%) Test Analyst
4 14 (10.07%) Test Manager
4 14 (10.07%) Test Leader
5 12 (8.63%) Technical Tester
6 11 (7.91%) Developer
7 9 (6.47%) Test Engineer
7 9 (6.47%) Senior Analyst
7 9 (6.47%) Senior Test Analyst
8 8 (5.76%) Integration Tester
9 7 (5.04%) QA Analyst
10 6 (4.32%) Systems Tester
11 5 (3.60%) Java Developer
11 5 (3.60%) DevOps Engineer
12 4 (2.88%) Selenium Test Analyst
12 4 (2.88%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 4 (2.88%) Agile Tester
12 4 (2.88%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (68.35%) SOAP
2 45 (32.37%) Web Services
3 41 (29.50%) XML
4 30 (21.58%) Middleware
5 15 (10.79%) REST
6 13 (9.35%) HTML
7 11 (7.91%) JSON
8 9 (6.47%) .NET
9 8 (5.76%) Spring
9 8 (5.76%) RESTful
10 5 (3.60%) WSDL
11 4 (2.88%) XML Messaging
11 4 (2.88%) Hibernate
11 4 (2.88%) JSP
12 3 (2.16%) Java EE
12 3 (2.16%) JAXB
12 3 (2.16%) Struts
12 3 (2.16%) Swing
13 2 (1.44%) J2EE
13 2 (1.44%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.04%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (2.88%) Mobile Payment
2 4 (2.88%) DataPower
3 3 (2.16%) Fixed Income
3 3 (2.16%) Equities
3 3 (2.16%) Derivative
3 3 (2.16%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.16%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.44%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.44%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.44%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.44%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (1.44%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.72%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.72%) Video on Demand
5 1 (0.72%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.72%) Blog
5 1 (0.72%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 22 (15.83%) Linux
2 12 (8.63%) UNIX
3 10 (7.19%) Windows
4 5 (3.60%) AIX
5 3 (2.16%) Solaris
5 3 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.72%) Android
6 1 (0.72%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (35.25%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (31.65%) Test Automation
3 38 (27.34%) Test Scripting
4 31 (22.30%) Integration Testing
5 27 (19.42%) Automated Testing
6 24 (17.27%) Automation Testing
7 23 (16.55%) Performance Testing
8 22 (15.83%) System Integration Testing
9 21 (15.11%) BDD
10 19 (13.67%) Scrum
11 18 (12.95%) TDD
12 17 (12.23%) Waterfall
13 16 (11.51%) Software Testing
14 14 (10.07%) User Acceptance Testing
15 13 (9.35%) E-Commerce
16 12 (8.63%) API Testing
17 11 (7.91%) Non-Functional Testing
17 11 (7.91%) Test Strategy
17 11 (7.91%) Continuous Integration
18 10 (7.19%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (41.73%) SQL
2 42 (30.22%) Java
3 23 (16.55%) JavaScript
4 19 (13.67%) Groovy
5 11 (7.91%) C#
6 7 (5.04%) PL/SQL
7 6 (4.32%) Python
7 6 (4.32%) Perl
8 5 (3.60%) PHP
9 4 (2.88%) Ruby
10 2 (1.44%) VB
11 1 (0.72%) XQuery
11 1 (0.72%) AspectJ
11 1 (0.72%) XPath
11 1 (0.72%) C++
11 1 (0.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (6.47%) ISTQB
2 8 (5.76%) ISEB
2 8 (5.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (5.04%) Degree
4 2 (1.44%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.72%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.72%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (28.06%) QA
2 1 (0.72%) HL7
Systems Management
1 18 (12.95%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (3.60%) Puppet
2 5 (3.60%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (17.99%) HP
2 20 (14.39%) Oracle
3 11 (7.91%) Microsoft
4 10 (7.19%) IBM
5 4 (2.88%) Red Hat
5 4 (2.88%) Cadence
5 4 (2.88%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.44%) ForgeRock
6 2 (1.44%) Remedy
7 1 (0.72%) VMware
7 1 (0.72%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.72%) webMethods
7 1 (0.72%) BMC
7 1 (0.72%) Pega
7 1 (0.72%) Splunk
7 1 (0.72%) Green Hat
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