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 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 359 325 363
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +38
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 41 90 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.39% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.33% 2.88% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 78 19
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £458 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £376 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.99% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £180.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-92.50% +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
3089 3124 2683
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.74% 13.39% 12.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2150 2315 1996
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £540 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 11
Average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £43.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -19.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.31 £30.00 £23.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £107.50 £56.52
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-2.11% -

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 May 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 5 May 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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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 -10 9 £400 +14.28% 7
Docklands, London - 2 £275 -
SoapUI
England

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 60 (68.18%) SOAP
2 50 (56.82%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (54.55%) SQL
4 45 (51.14%) Java
5 38 (43.18%) Selenium
6 29 (32.95%) Oracle
6 29 (32.95%) Web Services
7 27 (30.68%) QA
8 26 (29.55%) XML
9 24 (27.27%) Linux
9 24 (27.27%) WebDriver
9 24 (27.27%) Waterfall
10 22 (25.00%) Groovy
11 20 (22.73%) Automation Testing
12 18 (20.45%) Finance
12 18 (20.45%) HP
13 17 (19.32%) TDD
14 16 (18.18%) JUnit
15 15 (17.05%) Jenkins
15 15 (17.05%) BDD
15 15 (17.05%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (17.05%) Automated Testing
16 14 (15.91%) JIRA
16 14 (15.91%) Functional Testing
16 14 (15.91%) JBoss
17 13 (14.77%) UML
17 13 (14.77%) PL/SQL
17 13 (14.77%) Integration Testing
17 13 (14.77%) Continuous Delivery
18 12 (13.64%) Test Scripting

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (15.91%) JBoss
2 9 (10.23%) Tomcat
3 6 (6.82%) WebLogic
3 6 (6.82%) Confluence
4 5 (5.68%) Oracle Service Bus
4 5 (5.68%) Jetty
5 2 (2.27%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.14%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (7.95%) MS Office
2 2 (2.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.68%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.41%) Wireshark
3 1 (1.14%) PuTTY
3 1 (1.14%) ATM
3 1 (1.14%) SMTP
3 1 (1.14%) VPN
3 1 (1.14%) SSL
3 1 (1.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.23%) MySQL
2 6 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (6.82%) SQL Navigator
3 5 (5.68%) Oracle ODI
4 3 (3.41%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.41%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.27%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.14%) DB2
6 1 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.14%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 38 (43.18%) Selenium
2 24 (27.27%) WebDriver
3 16 (18.18%) JUnit
4 15 (17.05%) Jenkins
5 14 (15.91%) JIRA
6 12 (13.64%) Maven
7 11 (12.50%) Subversion
8 10 (11.36%) Git (software)
9 9 (10.23%) Ant
9 9 (10.23%) QuickTest Pro
10 8 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 7 (7.95%) Rational Functional Tester
11 7 (7.95%) TestNG
11 7 (7.95%) RequisitePro
11 7 (7.95%) Rational Robot
12 6 (6.82%) JMeter
12 6 (6.82%) ClearQuest
12 6 (6.82%) NetBeans
12 6 (6.82%) JBehave
12 6 (6.82%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 18 (20.45%) Finance
2 10 (11.36%) Banking
3 5 (5.68%) Games
4 3 (3.41%) Online Betting
5 1 (1.14%) Retail
5 1 (1.14%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.14%) Advertising
5 1 (1.14%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (28.41%) Tester
2 21 (23.86%) Analyst
3 18 (20.45%) Test Analyst
4 17 (19.32%) Developer
5 15 (17.05%) Automation Tester
6 14 (15.91%) Java Developer
7 6 (6.82%) QA Analyst
7 6 (6.82%) Integration Tester
7 6 (6.82%) Automation Engineer
8 5 (5.68%) Automation Analyst
8 5 (5.68%) Test Leader
8 5 (5.68%) Automation Test Analyst
8 5 (5.68%) QA Engineer
8 5 (5.68%) Systems Tester
8 5 (5.68%) Test Manager
9 4 (4.55%) Test Engineer
10 3 (3.41%) Senior Test Analyst
10 3 (3.41%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (3.41%) Java Swing Developer
10 3 (3.41%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (68.18%) SOAP
2 29 (32.95%) Web Services
3 26 (29.55%) XML
4 10 (11.36%) Hibernate
4 10 (11.36%) Spring
4 10 (11.36%) RESTful
5 9 (10.23%) JSON
6 8 (9.09%) HTML
7 7 (7.95%) .NET
8 6 (6.82%) Struts
8 6 (6.82%) Swing
8 6 (6.82%) JAXB
8 6 (6.82%) Java EE
9 4 (4.55%) Middleware
9 4 (4.55%) XSLT
9 4 (4.55%) JSP
10 3 (3.41%) DHTML
10 3 (3.41%) J2EE
10 3 (3.41%) JSF
10 3 (3.41%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.82%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (5.68%) Mobile Payment
2 5 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.68%) Client/Server
2 5 (5.68%) Online Games
3 4 (4.55%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.41%) Open Source
5 2 (2.27%) W3C
5 2 (2.27%) Fixed Income
5 2 (2.27%) Equities
5 2 (2.27%) Derivative
6 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.14%) DataPower
6 1 (1.14%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.14%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.14%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 24 (27.27%) Linux
2 9 (10.23%) Windows
3 7 (7.95%) Solaris
4 6 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (5.68%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.27%) UNIX
6 2 (2.27%) AIX
7 1 (1.14%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (56.82%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (27.27%) Waterfall
3 20 (22.73%) Automation Testing
4 17 (19.32%) TDD
5 15 (17.05%) Automated Testing
5 15 (17.05%) BDD
5 15 (17.05%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (15.91%) Functional Testing
7 13 (14.77%) Continuous Delivery
7 13 (14.77%) Integration Testing
7 13 (14.77%) UML
8 12 (13.64%) Test Scripting
8 12 (13.64%) Security Testing
8 12 (13.64%) Test Automation
9 11 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
9 11 (12.50%) SOA
9 11 (12.50%) Scrum
10 9 (10.23%) System Testing
11 8 (9.09%) Business Transformation
11 8 (9.09%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 48 (54.55%) SQL
2 45 (51.14%) Java
3 22 (25.00%) Groovy
4 13 (14.77%) PL/SQL
5 10 (11.36%) JavaScript
6 5 (5.68%) C#
7 4 (4.55%) Scala
8 3 (3.41%) XQuery
9 2 (2.27%) Ruby
9 2 (2.27%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.27%) Python
9 2 (2.27%) Perl
10 1 (1.14%) PHP
10 1 (1.14%) sed
Qualifications
1 9 (10.23%) ISEB
1 9 (10.23%) ISTQB
1 9 (10.23%) Degree
2 5 (5.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (3.41%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.14%) HND
4 1 (1.14%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.14%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (30.68%) QA
2 1 (1.14%) HL7
Systems Management
1 8 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (7.95%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.27%) Puppet
4 1 (1.14%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 29 (32.95%) Oracle
2 18 (20.45%) HP
3 8 (9.09%) IBM
4 7 (7.95%) Red Hat
5 5 (5.68%) Perforce
5 5 (5.68%) Atlassian
6 3 (3.41%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.14%) Pega
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