The table below looks at the statistics for SoapUI skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SoapUI over the 3 months to 27 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 173 226 181
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -45
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 88 20 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.92% 0.22% 0.64%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.20% 2.00% 5.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 16 42
Average daily rate
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£400 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £243 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £390 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 - £43.26
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 South East region.

Development Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1222 1001 916
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.76% 10.90% 10.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 754 550 495
Average daily rate £375 £350 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £427 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 31 37
Average hourly rate £39.25 £45.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.77% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £35.00 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £59.50 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

SoapUI
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SoapUI Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SoapUI
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

SoapUI Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SoapUI
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

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

SoapUI Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

SoapUI
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

SoapUI Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

SoapUI
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SoapUI within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
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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
Surrey +43 46 £400 +66.66% 2
Hampshire +7 18 £370 +17.92% 4
West Sussex - 13 £425 -
Berkshire +13 10 £350 -17.64% 2
Buckinghamshire +1 3 £438 +15.13%
Sussex - 1 £350 -
SoapUI
England

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 94 (74.02%) SOAP
2 79 (62.20%) XML
3 72 (56.69%) SQL
4 59 (46.46%) Security Cleared
5 55 (43.31%) SC Cleared
6 49 (38.58%) Java
7 47 (37.01%) Agile Software Development
7 47 (37.01%) HP Quality Center
8 44 (34.65%) HP
9 42 (33.07%) XML Messaging
9 42 (33.07%) Selenium
10 41 (32.28%) Test Scripting
11 40 (31.50%) Test Management
12 36 (28.35%) PL/SQL
13 35 (27.56%) Oracle
13 35 (27.56%) Use Case
13 35 (27.56%) ISTQB
14 32 (25.20%) UNIX
15 31 (24.41%) Telecoms
16 30 (23.62%) Microsoft
17 29 (22.83%) Perl
18 27 (21.26%) Test Automation
19 26 (20.47%) SQL Server
20 25 (19.69%) MS Excel
20 25 (19.69%) Oracle Database
21 24 (18.90%) C#
22 23 (18.11%) Continuous Integration
23 22 (17.32%) Web Services
24 21 (16.54%) Shell Script
24 21 (16.54%) JMeter

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 10 (7.87%) Confluence
2 8 (6.30%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (5.51%) WebLogic
4 6 (4.72%) WebSphere
5 4 (3.15%) Documentum
5 4 (3.15%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (3.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (3.15%) Apache Pig
6 3 (2.36%) Oracle Spatial
6 3 (2.36%) IIS
7 2 (1.57%) CMS
8 1 (0.79%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.79%) JCAPS
Applications
1 25 (19.69%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.51%) MS Office
3 1 (0.79%) MS Project
3 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.72%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.60%) TCP/IP
2 5 (3.94%) DAB
3 3 (2.36%) HTTP
4 2 (1.57%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.79%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (20.47%) SQL Server
2 25 (19.69%) Oracle Database
3 10 (7.87%) Apache Cassandra
3 10 (7.87%) Hadoop
4 6 (4.72%) DB2
5 4 (3.15%) Apache Hive
5 4 (3.15%) Big Data
5 4 (3.15%) VoltDB
6 3 (2.36%) MySQL
6 3 (2.36%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.79%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 42 (33.07%) Selenium
2 21 (16.54%) JIRA
2 21 (16.54%) JMeter
3 19 (14.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (14.17%) Cucumber
5 17 (13.39%) Subversion
6 15 (11.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 13 (10.24%) Jenkins
7 13 (10.24%) LoadUI
7 13 (10.24%) JUnit
8 12 (9.45%) Fiddler
9 10 (7.87%) Maven
10 8 (6.30%) Eclipse
10 8 (6.30%) LoadRunner
10 8 (6.30%) RSpec
11 7 (5.51%) HP UFT
12 6 (4.72%) Visual Studio
12 6 (4.72%) TestNG
13 5 (3.94%) WebDriver
13 5 (3.94%) Selenium IDE
General
1 31 (24.41%) Telecoms
2 7 (5.51%) Retail
3 4 (3.15%) Finance
4 1 (0.79%) Games
4 1 (0.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 64 (50.39%) Analyst
2 59 (46.46%) Test Analyst
3 23 (18.11%) Tester
4 13 (10.24%) Architect
4 13 (10.24%) Senior Analyst
4 13 (10.24%) Senior Test Analyst
5 12 (9.45%) Test Leader
6 10 (7.87%) Test Engineer
7 8 (6.30%) Test Architect
8 6 (4.72%) Automation Tester
9 5 (3.94%) Developer
10 4 (3.15%) Data Architect
10 4 (3.15%) Test Manager
10 4 (3.15%) Senior Tester
10 4 (3.15%) Technical Specialist
10 4 (3.15%) Test Specialist
10 4 (3.15%) QA Engineer
10 4 (3.15%) Automation Analyst
10 4 (3.15%) Designer
10 4 (3.15%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (74.02%) SOAP
2 79 (62.20%) XML
3 42 (33.07%) XML Messaging
4 22 (17.32%) Web Services
5 18 (14.17%) .NET
6 17 (13.39%) HTML
7 13 (10.24%) XSD
8 11 (8.66%) ASP.NET
9 8 (6.30%) .NET Framework
9 8 (6.30%) WCF
10 7 (5.51%) CSS
11 6 (4.72%) WebSphere MQ
11 6 (4.72%) Middleware
11 6 (4.72%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 6 (4.72%) jQuery
11 6 (4.72%) HTML5
11 6 (4.72%) CSS3
12 5 (3.94%) REST
12 5 (3.94%) Spring
13 4 (3.15%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.72%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (3.94%) iSeries
3 3 (2.36%) Algorithms
3 3 (2.36%) Biometrics
3 3 (2.36%) AS400
4 2 (1.57%) Smart Meter
4 2 (1.57%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.57%) W3C
5 1 (0.79%) Statistics
5 1 (0.79%) Ergonomics
Operating Systems
1 32 (25.20%) UNIX
2 14 (11.02%) Linux
3 8 (6.30%) Windows
4 5 (3.94%) Android
4 5 (3.94%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (37.01%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (32.28%) Test Scripting
3 40 (31.50%) Test Management
4 35 (27.56%) Use Case
5 27 (21.26%) Test Automation
6 23 (18.11%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (16.54%) Test Planning
8 17 (13.39%) Software Testing
8 17 (13.39%) SOA
9 16 (12.60%) Validation
10 14 (11.02%) Security Testing
11 13 (10.24%) BDD
11 13 (10.24%) Scrum
11 13 (10.24%) Regression Testing
12 12 (9.45%) E-Commerce
12 12 (9.45%) Test Strategy
13 11 (8.66%) Integration Testing
13 11 (8.66%) User Acceptance Testing
14 10 (7.87%) Performance Testing
14 10 (7.87%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 72 (56.69%) SQL
2 49 (38.58%) Java
3 36 (28.35%) PL/SQL
4 29 (22.83%) Perl
5 24 (18.90%) C#
6 21 (16.54%) Shell Script
7 11 (8.66%) Ruby
8 10 (7.87%) PowerShell
9 9 (7.09%) JavaScript
10 4 (3.15%) VBScript
10 4 (3.15%) VBA
11 3 (2.36%) Python
11 3 (2.36%) VB
12 1 (0.79%) XQuery
12 1 (0.79%) XPath
12 1 (0.79%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 59 (46.46%) Security Cleared
2 55 (43.31%) SC Cleared
3 35 (27.56%) ISTQB
4 15 (11.81%) ISEB
5 13 (10.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (2.36%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.36%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.79%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.09%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 47 (37.01%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (9.45%) Puppet
3 7 (5.51%) Vagrant
4 3 (2.36%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.57%) Ansible
6 1 (0.79%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 44 (34.65%) HP
2 35 (27.56%) Oracle
3 30 (23.62%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.72%) IBM
4 6 (4.72%) Google
5 5 (3.94%) Coremetrics
6 4 (3.15%) webMethods
6 4 (3.15%) Endeca
7 3 (2.36%) ESRI
7 3 (2.36%) VMware
7 3 (2.36%) Citrix
8 2 (1.57%) SAP
8 2 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.57%) ExactTarget
9 1 (0.79%) Terracotta
9 1 (0.79%) Red Gate
9 1 (0.79%) BEA
9 1 (0.79%) Compaq
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