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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 396 399 386
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 33 26 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.11% 0.085%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.91% 0.79% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 16 14
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £28.00 -
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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
3616 3312 2844
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.78% 13.39% 11.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2674 2369 1920
Average daily rate £413 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 20
Average hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.10 £22.00 £24.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £60.00 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -0.67%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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
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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 +27 7 £413 +15.38% 2
Clapham - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
SoapUI
England

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 72 (74.23%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (70.10%) Web Services
3 58 (59.79%) Selenium
4 42 (43.30%) Oracle
5 41 (42.27%) SOAP
6 40 (41.24%) SQL
7 32 (32.99%) Java
8 31 (31.96%) Scrum
9 29 (29.90%) Linux
10 28 (28.87%) Test Automation
11 27 (27.84%) QA
11 27 (27.84%) Finance
12 25 (25.77%) TDD
13 23 (23.71%) Calabash
14 22 (22.68%) Mobile App
14 22 (22.68%) Test Scripting
14 22 (22.68%) SOA
15 21 (21.65%) Continuous Integration
15 21 (21.65%) WebDriver
16 20 (20.62%) BDD
16 20 (20.62%) Solaris
16 20 (20.62%) Regression Testing
16 20 (20.62%) Waterfall
17 19 (19.59%) REST
18 18 (18.56%) HP
19 17 (17.53%) XML
19 17 (17.53%) JUnit
19 17 (17.53%) HP Quality Center
19 17 (17.53%) Degree
19 17 (17.53%) JIRA

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 5 (5.15%) Apache
1 5 (5.15%) Tomcat
1 5 (5.15%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.06%) Documentum
2 2 (2.06%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.06%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (2.06%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.03%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.03%) SAS
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle Spatial
3 1 (1.03%) Drupal
3 1 (1.03%) Jetty
3 1 (1.03%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (4.12%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.06%) SAP BPC
2 1 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.06%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.28%) Internet
2 7 (7.22%) Wireshark
3 5 (5.15%) HTTP
4 3 (3.09%) 4G
4 3 (3.09%) 3G
4 3 (3.09%) 2G
5 2 (2.06%) SNMP
5 2 (2.06%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.03%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.49%) Relational Database
2 11 (11.34%) SQL Server
3 7 (7.22%) MySQL
4 6 (6.19%) DB2
5 5 (5.15%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (4.12%) RDBMS
7 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.06%) Star Schema
9 1 (1.03%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.03%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 58 (59.79%) Selenium
2 23 (23.71%) Calabash
3 21 (21.65%) WebDriver
4 17 (17.53%) JIRA
4 17 (17.53%) JUnit
5 15 (15.46%) Ant
5 15 (15.46%) Cucumber
6 14 (14.43%) Maven
7 12 (12.37%) LoadRunner
8 11 (11.34%) Jenkins
9 10 (10.31%) JMeter
10 9 (9.28%) JBehave
10 9 (9.28%) LoadUI
11 8 (8.25%) eggPlant
11 8 (8.25%) ClearCase
11 8 (8.25%) Eclipse
12 7 (7.22%) DbUnit
12 7 (7.22%) Rational DOORS
13 6 (6.19%) Subversion
14 5 (5.15%) Robotium
General
1 27 (27.84%) Finance
2 15 (15.46%) Banking
3 7 (7.22%) Retail
3 7 (7.22%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.12%) Marketing
5 1 (1.03%) Advertising
5 1 (1.03%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (26.80%) Tester
2 19 (19.59%) Analyst
3 18 (18.56%) Test Analyst
4 17 (17.53%) Test Engineer
5 15 (15.46%) Developer
6 11 (11.34%) Test Leader
7 7 (7.22%) Automation Tester
7 7 (7.22%) Java Developer
8 5 (5.15%) Senior Tester
9 4 (4.12%) Integration Engineer
9 4 (4.12%) Integration Tester
9 4 (4.12%) Systems Tester
10 3 (3.09%) Automation Engineer
10 3 (3.09%) Systems Integration Engineer
10 3 (3.09%) Test Consultant
10 3 (3.09%) Systems Test Engineer
10 3 (3.09%) Consultant
10 3 (3.09%) Systems Engineer
11 2 (2.06%) Senior Developer
11 2 (2.06%) Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (70.10%) Web Services
2 41 (42.27%) SOAP
3 19 (19.59%) REST
4 17 (17.53%) XML
5 15 (15.46%) .NET
6 12 (12.37%) HTML
6 12 (12.37%) JSON
7 9 (9.28%) J2EE
7 9 (9.28%) CSS
7 9 (9.28%) jQuery
8 7 (7.22%) Spring
9 6 (6.19%) Ajax
10 5 (5.15%) JMS
10 5 (5.15%) JAX-RS
11 4 (4.12%) JAX-WS
11 4 (4.12%) TopLink
11 4 (4.12%) HTML5
11 4 (4.12%) Struts
11 4 (4.12%) XHTML
11 4 (4.12%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 22 (22.68%) Mobile App
2 10 (10.31%) Open Source
3 8 (8.25%) Mobile Payment
4 5 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.12%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.09%) Blackberry
6 3 (3.09%) Handset
6 3 (3.09%) Data Integration
7 2 (2.06%) Data Conversion
7 2 (2.06%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.06%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.06%) N-Tier
7 2 (2.06%) User Experience
8 1 (1.03%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (1.03%) NHS
8 1 (1.03%) Replication
8 1 (1.03%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 29 (29.90%) Linux
2 20 (20.62%) Solaris
3 13 (13.40%) UNIX
4 10 (10.31%) Windows
5 7 (7.22%) Android
5 7 (7.22%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.03%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.03%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (74.23%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (31.96%) Scrum
3 28 (28.87%) Test Automation
4 25 (25.77%) TDD
5 22 (22.68%) SOA
5 22 (22.68%) Test Scripting
6 21 (21.65%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (20.62%) Waterfall
7 20 (20.62%) BDD
7 20 (20.62%) Regression Testing
8 15 (15.46%) Automated Testing
8 15 (15.46%) E-Commerce
8 15 (15.46%) Functional Testing
8 15 (15.46%) Automation Testing
9 14 (14.43%) Manual Testing
10 12 (12.37%) Performance Testing
10 12 (12.37%) Test Planning
11 11 (11.34%) ETL
12 10 (10.31%) Migration
12 10 (10.31%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 40 (41.24%) SQL
2 32 (32.99%) Java
3 13 (13.40%) JavaScript
4 10 (10.31%) C#
4 10 (10.31%) Groovy
5 4 (4.12%) Shell Script
5 4 (4.12%) PL/SQL
5 4 (4.12%) Perl
6 3 (3.09%) Python
7 2 (2.06%) AWK
7 2 (2.06%) sed
8 1 (1.03%) Scala
8 1 (1.03%) XQuery
8 1 (1.03%) VBA
8 1 (1.03%) PHP
8 1 (1.03%) C
8 1 (1.03%) C++
Qualifications
1 17 (17.53%) ISTQB
1 17 (17.53%) Degree
2 9 (9.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (8.25%) ISEB
4 5 (5.15%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.06%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.03%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (27.84%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.06%) KVM
Systems Management
1 17 (17.53%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.06%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.03%) CA LISA
3 1 (1.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 42 (43.30%) Oracle
2 18 (18.56%) HP
3 7 (7.22%) hybris
4 5 (5.15%) IBM
5 4 (4.12%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.12%) Apple
6 3 (3.09%) Sun
6 3 (3.09%) SAP
6 3 (3.09%) Green Hat
7 2 (2.06%) Teradata
7 2 (2.06%) Canoo
7 2 (2.06%) JBoss
7 2 (2.06%) Siebel
7 2 (2.06%) Citrix
7 2 (2.06%) Informatica
7 2 (2.06%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.06%) TIBCO
7 2 (2.06%) Mercator
8 1 (1.03%) ATG
8 1 (1.03%) Perforce
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