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 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 352 370 365
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -5
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 67 49 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.28% 0.20% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.90% 1.56% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 36 20
Average daily rate
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£360 £355 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.40% -6.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £275 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £463 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £304 £313
% change year-on-year
+10.28% -2.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £34.70 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +28.51%
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
3527 3135 2774
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.76% 12.55% 12.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2709 2310 1937
Average daily rate £425 £415 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 14
Average hourly rate £65.00 £45.00 £43.26
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% +4.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £17.10 £29.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £73.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 2014. 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 +15 16 £345 -35.81% 13
Docklands, London - 1 £400 - 1
Brentford - - - -
SoapUI
England

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 63 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (59.38%) SOAP
3 50 (52.08%) SQL
4 48 (50.00%) Java
5 45 (46.88%) Selenium
6 43 (44.79%) Web Services
7 35 (36.46%) Scrum
8 29 (30.21%) Test Automation
9 28 (29.17%) QA
9 28 (29.17%) JUnit
10 27 (28.13%) Oracle
11 26 (27.08%) XML
12 25 (26.04%) HP
12 25 (26.04%) TDD
12 25 (26.04%) Automated Testing
13 23 (23.96%) JIRA
13 23 (23.96%) WebDriver
14 22 (22.92%) Linux
15 21 (21.88%) Finance
15 21 (21.88%) System Testing
16 20 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
17 19 (19.79%) User Acceptance Testing
17 19 (19.79%) Regression Testing
17 19 (19.79%) Functional Testing
18 18 (18.75%) Ant
19 17 (17.71%) .NET
19 17 (17.71%) QuickTest Pro
19 17 (17.71%) REST
20 16 (16.67%) JavaScript
20 16 (16.67%) Manual Testing

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 (7.29%) WebSphere
2 4 (4.17%) Tomcat
2 4 (4.17%) OpenStack
3 3 (3.13%) JBoss
3 3 (3.13%) Apache
4 2 (2.08%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.04%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.04%) Drupal
5 1 (1.04%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.04%) Jetty
5 1 (1.04%) Confluence
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 6 (6.25%) MS Office
2 4 (4.17%) MS Project
3 1 (1.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.21%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.04%) Temenos T24
2 1 (1.04%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.17%) IaaS
2 1 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.33%) Wireshark
2 3 (3.13%) SNMP
3 2 (2.08%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.08%) ATM
3 2 (2.08%) HTTP
3 2 (2.08%) Internet
4 1 (1.04%) 3G
4 1 (1.04%) 2G
4 1 (1.04%) 4G
4 1 (1.04%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.63%) Relational Database
2 11 (11.46%) DB2
3 9 (9.38%) RDBMS
4 7 (7.29%) MySQL
5 6 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (4.17%) SQL Server
7 3 (3.13%) MongoDB
7 3 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (2.08%) Star Schema
8 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.04%) Big Data
9 1 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 45 (46.88%) Selenium
2 28 (29.17%) JUnit
3 23 (23.96%) JIRA
3 23 (23.96%) WebDriver
4 18 (18.75%) Ant
5 17 (17.71%) QuickTest Pro
6 16 (16.67%) Maven
7 15 (15.63%) JMeter
8 14 (14.58%) Jenkins
9 13 (13.54%) ClearCase
10 12 (12.50%) Eclipse
11 11 (11.46%) LoadRunner
12 9 (9.38%) JBehave
13 8 (8.33%) DbUnit
13 8 (8.33%) Cucumber
13 8 (8.33%) Rational DOORS
14 7 (7.29%) TestNG
14 7 (7.29%) RequisitePro
15 6 (6.25%) Rational Robot
15 6 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 21 (21.88%) Finance
2 8 (8.33%) Banking
3 4 (4.17%) Marketing
4 3 (3.13%) Retail
5 2 (2.08%) Games
6 1 (1.04%) Back Office
6 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (25.00%) Tester
1 24 (25.00%) Analyst
2 23 (23.96%) Test Analyst
3 15 (15.63%) Test Engineer
4 14 (14.58%) Developer
5 8 (8.33%) Java Developer
6 7 (7.29%) Test Manager
7 6 (6.25%) Automation Tester
8 5 (5.21%) QA Analyst
8 5 (5.21%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (5.21%) Senior Test Analyst
8 5 (5.21%) Senior Tester
8 5 (5.21%) QA Engineer
8 5 (5.21%) Integration Engineer
9 4 (4.17%) Systems Test Engineer
9 4 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (4.17%) Systems Integration Engineer
9 4 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
10 3 (3.13%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 3 (3.13%) Testing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (59.38%) SOAP
2 43 (44.79%) Web Services
3 26 (27.08%) XML
4 17 (17.71%) .NET
4 17 (17.71%) REST
5 15 (15.63%) HTML
6 12 (12.50%) J2EE
7 9 (9.38%) JSON
8 8 (8.33%) CSS
8 8 (8.33%) JSP
8 8 (8.33%) jQuery
9 7 (7.29%) Ajax
10 6 (6.25%) Spring
10 6 (6.25%) JMS
10 6 (6.25%) JAX-RS
11 5 (5.21%) Gherkin
11 5 (5.21%) XSD
12 4 (4.17%) Struts
12 4 (4.17%) XHTML
12 4 (4.17%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.29%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.17%) W3C
2 4 (4.17%) Open Source
3 3 (3.13%) N-Tier
3 3 (3.13%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (2.08%) User Experience
4 2 (2.08%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.08%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.08%) Online Games
4 2 (2.08%) Data Conversion
4 2 (2.08%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.04%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.04%) Handset
5 1 (1.04%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.04%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.04%) NHS
5 1 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.04%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 22 (22.92%) Linux
2 15 (15.63%) UNIX
3 12 (12.50%) Windows
4 7 (7.29%) Solaris
5 6 (6.25%) AIX
6 2 (2.08%) Android
6 2 (2.08%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (65.63%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (36.46%) Scrum
3 29 (30.21%) Test Automation
4 25 (26.04%) TDD
4 25 (26.04%) Automated Testing
5 21 (21.88%) System Testing
6 20 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (19.79%) User Acceptance Testing
7 19 (19.79%) Functional Testing
7 19 (19.79%) Regression Testing
8 16 (16.67%) BDD
8 16 (16.67%) Manual Testing
9 15 (15.63%) Test Strategy
10 14 (14.58%) Waterfall
11 12 (12.50%) User Stories
11 12 (12.50%) ETL
12 11 (11.46%) Automation Testing
12 11 (11.46%) V-Model
13 10 (10.42%) Test Scripting
13 10 (10.42%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 50 (52.08%) SQL
2 48 (50.00%) Java
3 16 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 11 (11.46%) PL/SQL
5 8 (8.33%) Python
5 8 (8.33%) Groovy
6 7 (7.29%) C#
6 7 (7.29%) Perl
7 4 (4.17%) Scala
8 2 (2.08%) XPath
9 1 (1.04%) XQuery
9 1 (1.04%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (9.38%) Degree
2 7 (7.29%) ISTQB
3 6 (6.25%) ISEB
4 4 (4.17%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.04%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.04%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (29.17%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.17%) KVM
Systems Management
1 15 (15.63%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (5.21%) Puppet
4 1 (1.04%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 27 (28.13%) Oracle
2 25 (26.04%) HP
3 11 (11.46%) IBM
4 6 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 5 (5.21%) SAP
5 5 (5.21%) JD Edwards
6 4 (4.17%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.13%) Canoo
8 2 (2.08%) Teradata
8 2 (2.08%) Mercator
8 2 (2.08%) Informatica
9 1 (1.04%) Perforce
9 1 (1.04%) Apple
9 1 (1.04%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.04%) Green Hat
9 1 (1.04%) CA
9 1 (1.04%) Sun
9 1 (1.04%) Temenos
City, London
Harris Global
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
CPS Group UK
Rate: £290 - £300 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Proteus Europe
Posted: 4 days ago