The first table below looks at the demand for SoapUI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SoapUI over the 3 months to 24 July 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 Reading 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 66 72 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.11% 0.31% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.18% 2.80% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.74% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £43.26 -
Development Applications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
85 107 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 9.40% 11.01% 6.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 50 30
Average daily rate £388 £388 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £29.50 - £19.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 - £14.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.40 - £23.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
SoapUI
Berkshire

SoapUI
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

SoapUI Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SoapUI
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

SoapUI Daily Rate Trend in Reading

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
2 5 (71.43%) SOAP
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) SOA
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Scrum
3 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 4 (57.14%) AOP
3 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 4 (57.14%) Pair Programming
3 4 (57.14%) NUnit
3 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
3 4 (57.14%) WCF
3 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (57.14%) Multithreading
3 4 (57.14%) UML
3 4 (57.14%) OO
3 4 (57.14%) OOD
3 4 (57.14%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) Dependency Injection
3 4 (57.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 4 (57.14%) Change Data Capture

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 4 (57.14%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 2 (28.57%) IIS
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) DB2
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
2 4 (57.14%) NUnit
2 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (14.29%) Subversion
4 1 (14.29%) Bugzilla
4 1 (14.29%) MSBuild
General
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Software Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Release Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Build Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Build and Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) SOAP
3 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
3 4 (57.14%) WCF
3 4 (57.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (28.57%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) XSL
5 1 (14.29%) Web Services
5 1 (14.29%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) SOA
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) AOP
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) Pair Programming
2 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (57.14%) Multithreading
2 4 (57.14%) UML
2 4 (57.14%) OO
2 4 (57.14%) OOD
2 4 (57.14%) Dependency Injection
2 4 (57.14%) Change Data Capture
2 4 (57.14%) Software Architecture
2 4 (57.14%) BDD
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) Release Management
4 1 (14.29%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
1 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
1 5 (71.43%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (14.29%) Salt
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Endeca
2 1 (14.29%) Google
2 1 (14.29%) Coremetrics
2 1 (14.29%) IBM