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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 383 405 395
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -10
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 26 19 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.075% 0.080%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.73% 0.58% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 9 16
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£375 £398 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -0.62%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
- -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £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
3583 3302 2967
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.76% 13.10% 11.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2554 2374 2032
Average daily rate £425 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £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 17 13 23
Average hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +47.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.70 £23.59 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £78.35 £59.00 £58.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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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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 +34 7 £350 -2.09% 3
Clapham - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
SoapUI
England

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 71 (69.61%) Web Services
1 71 (69.61%) Selenium
2 44 (43.14%) Oracle
3 43 (42.16%) SOAP
4 42 (41.18%) SQL
5 37 (36.27%) QA
6 33 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (31.37%) Test Automation
8 28 (27.45%) Java
8 28 (27.45%) Linux
8 28 (27.45%) WebDriver
9 27 (26.47%) Scrum
10 26 (25.49%) Finance
10 26 (25.49%) Continuous Integration
11 25 (24.51%) Test Scripting
11 25 (24.51%) BDD
11 25 (24.51%) Mobile App
11 25 (24.51%) TDD
12 24 (23.53%) Calabash
13 23 (22.55%) Cucumber
14 21 (20.59%) Waterfall
14 21 (20.59%) REST
14 21 (20.59%) Regression Testing
14 21 (20.59%) E-Commerce
15 20 (19.61%) Degree
15 20 (19.61%) JIRA
15 20 (19.61%) Automation Testing
16 19 (18.63%) Automated Testing
16 19 (18.63%) SOA
17 18 (17.65%) Banking

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (6.86%) Apache
2 4 (3.92%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.96%) SAS
3 2 (1.96%) Documentum
3 2 (1.96%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (0.98%) Confluence
4 1 (0.98%) Drupal
4 1 (0.98%) Jetty
4 1 (0.98%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 4 (3.92%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.98%) SaaS
1 1 (0.98%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.78%) Internet
2 5 (4.90%) 4G
2 5 (4.90%) 3G
2 5 (4.90%) 2G
2 5 (4.90%) HTTP
3 4 (3.92%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.98%) SSL
4 1 (0.98%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.73%) Relational Database
2 13 (12.75%) SQL Server
3 9 (8.82%) MySQL
4 4 (3.92%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.94%) DB2
5 3 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.96%) Star Schema
6 2 (1.96%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 2 (1.96%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 2 (1.96%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.98%) Big Data
7 1 (0.98%) QlikView
7 1 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.98%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 71 (69.61%) Selenium
2 28 (27.45%) WebDriver
3 24 (23.53%) Calabash
4 23 (22.55%) Cucumber
5 20 (19.61%) JIRA
6 17 (16.67%) Maven
7 13 (12.75%) JMeter
7 13 (12.75%) LoadRunner
7 13 (12.75%) Ant
7 13 (12.75%) JUnit
8 12 (11.76%) Jenkins
9 11 (10.78%) JBehave
9 11 (10.78%) LoadUI
10 10 (9.80%) eggPlant
11 6 (5.88%) Subversion
11 6 (5.88%) Robotium
11 6 (5.88%) Apache Ivy
12 5 (4.90%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (4.90%) Visual Studio
12 5 (4.90%) ClearCase
General
1 26 (25.49%) Finance
2 18 (17.65%) Banking
3 11 (10.78%) Telecoms
4 9 (8.82%) Retail
5 2 (1.96%) Advertising
6 1 (0.98%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.98%) Billing
6 1 (0.98%) Front Office
6 1 (0.98%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (28.43%) Tester
2 20 (19.61%) Analyst
3 19 (18.63%) Test Analyst
4 16 (15.69%) Test Leader
5 15 (14.71%) Test Engineer
6 11 (10.78%) Automation Tester
7 9 (8.82%) Developer
8 6 (5.88%) Senior Tester
9 5 (4.90%) Integration Tester
10 4 (3.92%) Java Developer
10 4 (3.92%) Systems Tester
10 4 (3.92%) Automation Engineer
11 3 (2.94%) Automation Analyst
11 3 (2.94%) Automation Test Analyst
11 3 (2.94%) QA Engineer
12 2 (1.96%) Senior Analyst
12 2 (1.96%) Integration Engineer
12 2 (1.96%) Test Consultant
12 2 (1.96%) Technical Test Analyst
12 2 (1.96%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (69.61%) Web Services
2 43 (42.16%) SOAP
3 21 (20.59%) REST
4 12 (11.76%) .NET
5 11 (10.78%) JSON
5 11 (10.78%) XML
6 6 (5.88%) HTML
6 6 (5.88%) jQuery
7 5 (4.90%) J2ME
7 5 (4.90%) WAP
8 4 (3.92%) Middleware
9 3 (2.94%) .NET Framework
9 3 (2.94%) Spring
9 3 (2.94%) J2EE
10 2 (1.96%) JMS
10 2 (1.96%) EJB
10 2 (1.96%) CSS
10 2 (1.96%) Struts
10 2 (1.96%) XML Messaging
10 2 (1.96%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 25 (24.51%) Mobile App
2 10 (9.80%) Open Source
3 8 (7.84%) Mobile Payment
4 5 (4.90%) Handset
5 4 (3.92%) Mobile Banking
6 3 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.94%) Data Integration
6 3 (2.94%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.94%) Blackberry
6 3 (2.94%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.96%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.96%) Data Conversion
8 1 (0.98%) Online Games
8 1 (0.98%) NHS
8 1 (0.98%) Replication
8 1 (0.98%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 28 (27.45%) Linux
2 16 (15.69%) Solaris
3 10 (9.80%) UNIX
4 7 (6.86%) Apple iOS
4 7 (6.86%) Android
5 6 (5.88%) Windows
6 1 (0.98%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.98%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (31.37%) Test Automation
3 27 (26.47%) Scrum
4 26 (25.49%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (24.51%) Test Scripting
5 25 (24.51%) BDD
5 25 (24.51%) TDD
6 21 (20.59%) Waterfall
6 21 (20.59%) Regression Testing
6 21 (20.59%) E-Commerce
7 20 (19.61%) Automation Testing
8 19 (18.63%) Automated Testing
8 19 (18.63%) SOA
9 16 (15.69%) Manual Testing
10 14 (13.73%) Performance Testing
11 10 (9.80%) ETL
11 10 (9.80%) Load Testing
11 10 (9.80%) Web Testing
12 9 (8.82%) Security Testing
12 9 (8.82%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (41.18%) SQL
2 28 (27.45%) Java
3 12 (11.76%) C#
4 11 (10.78%) Groovy
5 7 (6.86%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.92%) Perl
6 4 (3.92%) PL/SQL
6 4 (3.92%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.94%) Python
8 2 (1.96%) AWK
8 2 (1.96%) XQuery
8 2 (1.96%) sed
9 1 (0.98%) Ruby
9 1 (0.98%) XPath
9 1 (0.98%) VBA
9 1 (0.98%) PHP
9 1 (0.98%) C
9 1 (0.98%) C++
Qualifications
1 20 (19.61%) Degree
2 18 (17.65%) ISTQB
3 13 (12.75%) ISEB
4 9 (8.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (3.92%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.96%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.98%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (36.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 17 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.98%) CA LISA
3 1 (0.98%) Puppet
Vendors
1 44 (43.14%) Oracle
2 16 (15.69%) HP
3 9 (8.82%) hybris
4 6 (5.88%) Apple
5 5 (4.90%) Sun
5 5 (4.90%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.94%) Green Hat
7 2 (1.96%) Citrix
7 2 (1.96%) Siebel
7 2 (1.96%) SAP
7 2 (1.96%) JBoss
7 2 (1.96%) Teradata
7 2 (1.96%) Mercator
7 2 (1.96%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.96%) Informatica
8 1 (0.98%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.98%) Perforce
8 1 (0.98%) ATG
8 1 (0.98%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.98%) CA
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