The table below looks at the statistics for SoapUI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SoapUI over the 3 months to 27 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 118 116 101
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -15
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 5 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.18% 0.12% 0.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.42% 0.99% 3.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 4
Average daily rate
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£325 £180 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.55% -55.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £180 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £298 £325
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -8.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £180.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £180.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +500.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Development Applications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
351 304 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 12.70% 12.51% 9.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 169 103
Average daily rate £365 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £416 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 £18.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -57.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-2.11% +5.00%

SoapUI
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

SoapUI Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SoapUI
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

SoapUI Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

SoapUI
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SoapUI across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

SoapUI Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

SoapUI
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SoapUI across the Scotland region.

SoapUI Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (60.00%) JUnit
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) ISEB
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) JMeter
3 2 (40.00%) SOAP
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (40.00%) Watij
3 2 (40.00%) FitNesse
3 2 (40.00%) SaaS
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) Social Media
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Clojure
4 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) V-Model
4 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (20.00%) HTML

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 (20.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) JUnit
3 2 (40.00%) JMeter
3 2 (40.00%) Watij
3 2 (40.00%) FitNesse
4 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Tester
1 3 (60.00%) Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Web Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Web Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Automation Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) JMS
3 1 (20.00%) WSDL
3 1 (20.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (20.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (20.00%) SOA
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Clojure
3 1 (20.00%) ClojureScript
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (20.00%) HND
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) IBM
1 1 (20.00%) CA