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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 353 302 354
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +52
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 49 102 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.46% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.61% 3.33% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 87 22
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£400 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £263 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £360 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £180.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +500.00%
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
3042 3061 2582
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.23% 13.66% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2159 2244 1907
Average daily rate £425 £401 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.11% -4.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 11
Average hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £43.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +2.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +2.16%

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 March 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 March 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 14 £375 +7.14% 7
Hammersmith - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
SoapUI
England

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 70 (64.81%) SOAP
2 69 (63.89%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (60.19%) Java
4 64 (59.26%) SQL
5 52 (48.15%) Selenium
6 37 (34.26%) Web Services
7 35 (32.41%) QA
8 34 (31.48%) Oracle
9 32 (29.63%) XML
9 32 (29.63%) Waterfall
10 30 (27.78%) WebDriver
11 28 (25.93%) Linux
12 27 (25.00%) Automated Testing
13 24 (22.22%) Finance
13 24 (22.22%) JUnit
13 24 (22.22%) TDD
14 22 (20.37%) JIRA
14 22 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
14 22 (20.37%) Scrum
14 22 (20.37%) HP
15 21 (19.44%) Groovy
15 21 (19.44%) BDD
16 20 (18.52%) Jenkins
17 17 (15.74%) Automation Testing
17 17 (15.74%) Functional Testing
17 17 (15.74%) System Testing
17 17 (15.74%) User Acceptance Testing
17 17 (15.74%) Maven
17 17 (15.74%) QuickTest Pro
18 16 (14.81%) PL/SQL

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 14 (12.96%) JBoss
2 9 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 6 (5.56%) WebLogic
3 6 (5.56%) Confluence
4 5 (4.63%) Oracle Service Bus
4 5 (4.63%) Jetty
5 2 (1.85%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.85%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.93%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 8 (7.41%) MS Office
2 5 (4.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.70%) Markit EDM
2 3 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.93%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.63%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.78%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.93%) PuTTY
3 1 (0.93%) ATM
3 1 (0.93%) SNMP
3 1 (0.93%) VPN
3 1 (0.93%) SSL
3 1 (0.93%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.19%) MySQL
2 6 (5.56%) SQL Navigator
2 6 (5.56%) MongoDB
2 6 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.63%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.63%) Oracle ODI
3 5 (4.63%) RDBMS
3 5 (4.63%) DB2
4 2 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.93%) Big Data
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 52 (48.15%) Selenium
2 30 (27.78%) WebDriver
3 24 (22.22%) JUnit
4 22 (20.37%) JIRA
5 20 (18.52%) Jenkins
6 17 (15.74%) QuickTest Pro
6 17 (15.74%) Maven
7 14 (12.96%) Ant
7 14 (12.96%) Git (software)
8 13 (12.04%) Subversion
9 12 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 11 (10.19%) JMeter
10 11 (10.19%) JBehave
11 10 (9.26%) TestNG
12 9 (8.33%) Hudson
12 9 (8.33%) RequisitePro
12 9 (8.33%) Cucumber
13 8 (7.41%) Rational Robot
13 8 (7.41%) Rational Functional Tester
14 7 (6.48%) ClearCase
General
1 24 (22.22%) Finance
2 13 (12.04%) Banking
3 6 (5.56%) Games
4 3 (2.78%) Online Betting
4 3 (2.78%) Retail
5 1 (0.93%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.93%) Advertising
5 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.93%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 30 (27.78%) Analyst
2 27 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 26 (24.07%) Tester
4 17 (15.74%) Developer
5 15 (13.89%) Java Developer
6 11 (10.19%) Automation Tester
7 8 (7.41%) Test Manager
8 7 (6.48%) QA Analyst
9 6 (5.56%) Senior Test Analyst
9 6 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (5.56%) Integration Tester
9 6 (5.56%) QA Engineer
10 5 (4.63%) Automation Test Analyst
10 5 (4.63%) Test Leader
10 5 (4.63%) Automation Analyst
10 5 (4.63%) Automation Engineer
10 5 (4.63%) Senior Tester
10 5 (4.63%) Systems Tester
10 5 (4.63%) Test Engineer
11 4 (3.70%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (64.81%) SOAP
2 37 (34.26%) Web Services
3 32 (29.63%) XML
4 13 (12.04%) HTML
5 11 (10.19%) Hibernate
5 11 (10.19%) Spring
6 10 (9.26%) .NET
7 9 (8.33%) RESTful
8 8 (7.41%) JSP
9 7 (6.48%) Struts
9 7 (6.48%) REST
10 6 (5.56%) XSLT
10 6 (5.56%) Swing
10 6 (5.56%) JAXB
10 6 (5.56%) Java EE
11 5 (4.63%) JSON
11 5 (4.63%) Gherkin
12 4 (3.70%) Middleware
12 4 (3.70%) J2EE
13 3 (2.78%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.56%) Online Games
1 6 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (4.63%) Mobile Payment
2 5 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.63%) Mobile App
2 5 (4.63%) W3C
2 5 (4.63%) Client/Server
3 3 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.78%) Open Source
4 2 (1.85%) Derivative
4 2 (1.85%) Fixed Income
4 2 (1.85%) Equities
5 1 (0.93%) Cryptography
5 1 (0.93%) Online Banking
5 1 (0.93%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.93%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.93%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 28 (25.93%) Linux
2 11 (10.19%) Windows
3 7 (6.48%) Solaris
4 6 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (4.63%) Windows 7
5 5 (4.63%) AIX
6 4 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (63.89%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (29.63%) Waterfall
3 27 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 24 (22.22%) TDD
5 22 (20.37%) Scrum
5 22 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (19.44%) BDD
7 17 (15.74%) Functional Testing
7 17 (15.74%) Automation Testing
7 17 (15.74%) System Testing
7 17 (15.74%) User Acceptance Testing
8 15 (13.89%) UML
9 14 (12.96%) Security Testing
9 14 (12.96%) Integration Testing
10 13 (12.04%) Test Scripting
10 13 (12.04%) V-Model
11 12 (11.11%) Test Automation
11 12 (11.11%) E-Commerce
11 12 (11.11%) SOA
12 11 (10.19%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 65 (60.19%) Java
2 64 (59.26%) SQL
3 21 (19.44%) Groovy
4 16 (14.81%) PL/SQL
5 14 (12.96%) JavaScript
6 7 (6.48%) Scala
7 6 (5.56%) Python
8 5 (4.63%) Perl
9 4 (3.70%) C#
10 3 (2.78%) XQuery
10 3 (2.78%) Ruby
11 2 (1.85%) XPath
12 1 (0.93%) sed
12 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.93%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (12.96%) ISEB
2 13 (12.04%) ISTQB
3 11 (10.19%) Degree
4 7 (6.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.93%) HND
6 1 (0.93%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (32.41%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (6.48%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (3.70%) Puppet
4 1 (0.93%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 34 (31.48%) Oracle
2 22 (20.37%) HP
3 9 (8.33%) IBM
4 7 (6.48%) Red Hat
5 5 (4.63%) Perforce
5 5 (4.63%) Atlassian
6 4 (3.70%) Microsoft
7 3 (2.78%) SAP
7 3 (2.78%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.93%) Temenos
8 1 (0.93%) Pega
8 1 (0.93%) Canoo
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