The table below looks at the statistics for SoapUI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SoapUI over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £298
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £180.00
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 Midlands region.

Development Applications Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
4 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.68% 10.37% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate £325 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% +4.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+12.97% -

SoapUI
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SoapUI across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

SoapUI Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

SoapUI
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SoapUI across the Midlands region.

SoapUI Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

SoapUI
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 5 (83.33%) Web Services
1 5 (83.33%) XML
1 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Selenium
1 5 (83.33%) Manual Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (50.00%) QA
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (16.67%) MSI
5 1 (16.67%) SOAP
5 1 (16.67%) PowerShell

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Selenium
2 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (16.67%) MSI
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Test Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Test Analyst
3 3 (50.00%) QA Analyst
4 2 (33.33%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Developer
5 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Engineer
5 1 (16.67%) Developer
5 1 (16.67%) PowerShell Developer
5 1 (16.67%) PowerShell Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Web Services
1 5 (83.33%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
1 5 (83.33%) Manual Testing
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA