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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 350 312 332
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +20
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 45 75 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.34% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.45% 2.60% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 50 23
Average daily rate
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£400 £330 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £225 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £450 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £336 £298 £306
% change year-on-year
+13.02% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £58.40 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +94.66%
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
3111 2890 2628
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.82% 13.23% 13.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2381 2089 1913
Average daily rate £425 £415 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £342 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.64% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 20
Average hourly rate £27.50 £41.00 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.92% +5.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £27.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £68.25 £48.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -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 27 January 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 January 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
(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 +17 13 £375 +42.85% 8
Docklands, London - 1 £400 -
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
SoapUI
England

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 73 (65.77%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (59.46%) Java
3 63 (56.76%) SOAP
4 61 (54.95%) SQL
5 55 (49.55%) Selenium
6 41 (36.94%) Web Services
7 38 (34.23%) Scrum
8 33 (29.73%) JUnit
9 32 (28.83%) Oracle
9 32 (28.83%) QA
10 31 (27.93%) WebDriver
11 29 (26.13%) TDD
12 28 (25.23%) XML
13 26 (23.42%) HP
13 26 (23.42%) Linux
13 26 (23.42%) JIRA
14 24 (21.62%) Continuous Integration
15 23 (20.72%) Test Automation
15 23 (20.72%) Waterfall
16 22 (19.82%) Groovy
16 22 (19.82%) System Testing
16 22 (19.82%) Automated Testing
17 21 (18.92%) Functional Testing
18 20 (18.02%) BDD
18 20 (18.02%) Finance
19 19 (17.12%) JavaScript
19 19 (17.12%) Jenkins
19 19 (17.12%) Automation Testing
20 18 (16.22%) HTML
20 18 (16.22%) Ant

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 8 (7.21%) JBoss
1 8 (7.21%) Tomcat
1 8 (7.21%) WebSphere
2 7 (6.31%) WebLogic
3 4 (3.60%) Oracle Service Bus
3 4 (3.60%) OpenStack
4 3 (2.70%) Confluence
5 2 (1.80%) Jetty
6 1 (0.90%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (0.90%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.90%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.90%) Oracle Spatial
6 1 (0.90%) Apache
6 1 (0.90%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (5.41%) MS Office
2 4 (3.60%) MS Project
3 1 (0.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.50%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.90%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.90%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.60%) IaaS
2 1 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.01%) Wireshark
2 3 (2.70%) SNMP
2 3 (2.70%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.80%) ATM
3 2 (1.80%) Internet
4 1 (0.90%) PuTTY
4 1 (0.90%) SSL
4 1 (0.90%) HTTP
4 1 (0.90%) DNS
4 1 (0.90%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.91%) Relational Database
2 9 (8.11%) DB2
3 7 (6.31%) MySQL
4 6 (5.41%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (5.41%) RDBMS
4 6 (5.41%) MongoDB
4 6 (5.41%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (3.60%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (2.70%) SQL Navigator
7 1 (0.90%) Big Data
7 1 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 55 (49.55%) Selenium
2 33 (29.73%) JUnit
3 31 (27.93%) WebDriver
4 26 (23.42%) JIRA
5 19 (17.12%) Jenkins
6 18 (16.22%) Ant
6 18 (16.22%) Maven
7 17 (15.32%) QuickTest Pro
8 15 (13.51%) ClearCase
9 12 (10.81%) LoadRunner
9 12 (10.81%) JMeter
9 12 (10.81%) Eclipse
9 12 (10.81%) JBehave
10 11 (9.91%) TestNG
10 11 (9.91%) Git (software)
11 10 (9.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 10 (9.01%) DbUnit
11 10 (9.01%) Cucumber
11 10 (9.01%) Hudson
11 10 (9.01%) Rational DOORS
General
1 20 (18.02%) Finance
2 10 (9.01%) Banking
3 4 (3.60%) Games
3 4 (3.60%) Marketing
3 4 (3.60%) Retail
4 1 (0.90%) Online Betting
4 1 (0.90%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.90%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 29 (26.13%) Analyst
2 28 (25.23%) Test Analyst
3 27 (24.32%) Tester
4 19 (17.12%) Developer
5 15 (13.51%) Test Engineer
6 13 (11.71%) Java Developer
7 10 (9.01%) Automation Tester
8 7 (6.31%) Test Manager
9 6 (5.41%) Automation Test Analyst
9 6 (5.41%) Integration Engineer
9 6 (5.41%) QA Engineer
9 6 (5.41%) Automation Analyst
10 5 (4.50%) Senior Test Analyst
10 5 (4.50%) Senior Tester
10 5 (4.50%) Systems Test Engineer
10 5 (4.50%) Systems Integration Engineer
10 5 (4.50%) QA Analyst
10 5 (4.50%) Integration Tester
10 5 (4.50%) Systems Tester
10 5 (4.50%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (56.76%) SOAP
2 41 (36.94%) Web Services
3 28 (25.23%) XML
4 18 (16.22%) HTML
5 17 (15.32%) .NET
6 12 (10.81%) REST
7 11 (9.91%) J2EE
7 11 (9.91%) JSP
8 10 (9.01%) jQuery
8 10 (9.01%) Spring
9 9 (8.11%) CSS
10 8 (7.21%) Hibernate
11 7 (6.31%) Ajax
11 7 (6.31%) Struts
12 6 (5.41%) XSLT
12 6 (5.41%) JSON
12 6 (5.41%) JAX-RS
12 6 (5.41%) Gherkin
13 5 (4.50%) HTML5
13 5 (4.50%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.50%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.60%) W3C
2 4 (3.60%) Open Source
2 4 (3.60%) Online Games
2 4 (3.60%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (3.60%) Mobile Payment
3 3 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.80%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.90%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.90%) User Experience
5 1 (0.90%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.90%) DataPower
5 1 (0.90%) Cryptography
5 1 (0.90%) Online Banking
5 1 (0.90%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 26 (23.42%) Linux
2 14 (12.61%) Windows
3 11 (9.91%) UNIX
4 9 (8.11%) Solaris
5 6 (5.41%) AIX
6 3 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.80%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.90%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.90%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (65.77%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (34.23%) Scrum
3 29 (26.13%) TDD
4 24 (21.62%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (20.72%) Test Automation
5 23 (20.72%) Waterfall
6 22 (19.82%) System Testing
6 22 (19.82%) Automated Testing
7 21 (18.92%) Functional Testing
8 20 (18.02%) BDD
9 19 (17.12%) Automation Testing
10 17 (15.32%) Regression Testing
11 15 (13.51%) User Acceptance Testing
11 15 (13.51%) Test Strategy
12 14 (12.61%) V-Model
13 13 (11.71%) UML
14 12 (10.81%) Migration
14 12 (10.81%) ETL
14 12 (10.81%) Use Case
14 12 (10.81%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 66 (59.46%) Java
2 61 (54.95%) SQL
3 22 (19.82%) Groovy
4 19 (17.12%) JavaScript
5 11 (9.91%) PL/SQL
6 8 (7.21%) Python
6 8 (7.21%) Scala
7 6 (5.41%) Perl
7 6 (5.41%) C#
8 3 (2.70%) Ruby
8 3 (2.70%) XQuery
9 2 (1.80%) XPath
10 1 (0.90%) sed
Qualifications
1 13 (11.71%) ISEB
2 12 (10.81%) Degree
3 11 (9.91%) ISTQB
4 4 (3.60%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.90%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.90%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.90%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (28.83%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.60%) KVM
Systems Management
1 15 (13.51%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (6.31%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (4.50%) Puppet
4 1 (0.90%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 32 (28.83%) Oracle
2 26 (23.42%) HP
3 12 (10.81%) IBM
4 8 (7.21%) Red Hat
5 6 (5.41%) Microsoft
6 5 (4.50%) JD Edwards
6 5 (4.50%) SAP
7 3 (2.70%) Canoo
8 2 (1.80%) Perforce
8 2 (1.80%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.90%) Pega
9 1 (0.90%) Mercator
9 1 (0.90%) Temenos
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Posted: 2 hours ago
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DP Connect
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DP Connect
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 22 days ago