The first table below looks at the demand for SoapUI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SoapUI over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Milton Keynes region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 57 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 11 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.25% 0.38% -
As % of the Development Applications category 14.10% 5.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate £342 £318 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.63% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.88% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £180.00 £30.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+500.00% -6.97%
Development Applications Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
78 39 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 8.86% 7.40% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 30 23
Average daily rate £350 £365 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +21.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £37.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
SoapUI
Buckinghamshire

SoapUI
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SoapUI Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

SoapUI
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SoapUI Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

SoapUI
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 11 (100.00%) SOAP
1 11 (100.00%) Finance
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) Selenium
1 11 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 11 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 11 (100.00%) BDD
1 11 (100.00%) PhantomJS
2 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (63.64%) Software Testing
2 7 (63.64%) JMeter
2 7 (63.64%) OO
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
3 4 (36.36%) .NET
3 4 (36.36%) Scrum
3 4 (36.36%) Automation Testing
4 3 (27.27%) TDD

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 11 (100.00%) Selenium
1 11 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 11 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 11 (100.00%) PhantomJS
2 7 (63.64%) JMeter
General
1 11 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Analyst
1 11 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) SOAP
2 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
2 4 (36.36%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) BDD
2 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (63.64%) Software Testing
2 7 (63.64%) OO
3 4 (36.36%) Scrum
3 4 (36.36%) Automation Testing
4 3 (27.27%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) SQL