The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 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 South East 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 229 170 211
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +41
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 20 54 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.64% 0.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.02% 5.92% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 41 13
Average daily rate
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£315 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £290 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £400 £425
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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
989 912 893
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 10.75% 10.74% 9.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 545 495 461
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 35 52
Average hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £32.50 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
SoapUI
England

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014. 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
Hampshire -25 12 £314 -2.71% 7
Surrey -7 5 £240 -45.14% 2
Berkshire +1 1 - -
West Sussex - - - - 1
Kent - - - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - - 2
SoapUI
England

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 51 (85.00%) SOAP
2 36 (60.00%) SQL
3 32 (53.33%) .NET
4 31 (51.67%) Web Services
5 24 (40.00%) Scrum
5 24 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (38.33%) Java
7 22 (36.67%) Test Strategy
8 20 (33.33%) BDD
8 20 (33.33%) C#
8 20 (33.33%) XML
9 19 (31.67%) Selenium
10 18 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (30.00%) Test Automation
10 18 (30.00%) Visual Studio
11 17 (28.33%) SQL Server
11 17 (28.33%) Team Foundation Server
11 17 (28.33%) Cucumber
12 16 (26.67%) SOA
13 15 (25.00%) WebSphere
14 14 (23.33%) JMeter
14 14 (23.33%) Finance
15 13 (21.67%) TDD
15 13 (21.67%) Software Engineering
15 13 (21.67%) WebDriver
15 13 (21.67%) SpecFlow
16 12 (20.00%) Test Scripting
16 12 (20.00%) SC Cleared
16 12 (20.00%) Security Cleared
16 12 (20.00%) OO

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 15 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 9 (15.00%) IIS
3 8 (13.33%) SharePoint
4 5 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (5.00%) Documentum
5 3 (5.00%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.33%) Confluence
7 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.67%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.67%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) FTP
2 1 (1.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (28.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.67%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (5.00%) DB2
4 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.67%) MySQL
6 1 (1.67%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 19 (31.67%) Selenium
2 18 (30.00%) Visual Studio
3 17 (28.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (28.33%) Cucumber
4 14 (23.33%) JMeter
5 13 (21.67%) SpecFlow
5 13 (21.67%) WebDriver
6 11 (18.33%) PhantomJS
7 9 (15.00%) Jenkins
8 8 (13.33%) Git (software)
9 6 (10.00%) JUnit
10 5 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro
10 5 (8.33%) NUnit
11 4 (6.67%) Maven
11 4 (6.67%) JIRA
12 3 (5.00%) FitNesse
13 2 (3.33%) Subversion
13 2 (3.33%) LoadRunner
13 2 (3.33%) Bugzilla
13 2 (3.33%) RSpec
General
1 14 (23.33%) Finance
2 5 (8.33%) Retail
3 2 (3.33%) Games
4 1 (1.67%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (50.00%) Analyst
2 27 (45.00%) Test Analyst
3 10 (16.67%) Test Manager
4 8 (13.33%) Agile Test Analyst
5 7 (11.67%) Developer
6 6 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 6 (10.00%) Tester
6 6 (10.00%) Software Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Consultant
7 5 (8.33%) Test Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Test Consultant
9 3 (5.00%) Automation Test Analyst
9 3 (5.00%) Test Leader
9 3 (5.00%) Support Analyst
9 3 (5.00%) Applications Support
9 3 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
9 3 (5.00%) Automation Analyst
10 2 (3.33%) UAT Test Analyst
10 2 (3.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
10 2 (3.33%) UAT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (85.00%) SOAP
2 32 (53.33%) .NET
3 31 (51.67%) Web Services
4 20 (33.33%) XML
5 11 (18.33%) Middleware
6 7 (11.67%) .NET Framework
7 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET
8 5 (8.33%) HTML
8 5 (8.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 5 (8.33%) WCF
9 3 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
10 2 (3.33%) JSON
10 2 (3.33%) XSL
10 2 (3.33%) REST
11 1 (1.67%) Gherkin
11 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (1.67%) JPA
11 1 (1.67%) JMS
11 1 (1.67%) DHTML
11 1 (1.67%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.00%) iSeries
2 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.67%) Handset
2 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.67%) Linux
2 6 (10.00%) Windows
3 5 (8.33%) UNIX
4 3 (5.00%) Solaris
4 3 (5.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.67%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.67%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (40.00%) Scrum
1 24 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (36.67%) Test Strategy
3 20 (33.33%) BDD
4 18 (30.00%) Test Automation
4 18 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (26.67%) SOA
6 13 (21.67%) TDD
6 13 (21.67%) Software Engineering
7 12 (20.00%) OO
7 12 (20.00%) Test Scripting
8 10 (16.67%) Data Transformation
8 10 (16.67%) Software Testing
9 9 (15.00%) Integration Testing
10 7 (11.67%) Release Management
11 5 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (8.33%) AOP
11 5 (8.33%) Multithreading
11 5 (8.33%) Unit Testing
11 5 (8.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 36 (60.00%) SQL
2 23 (38.33%) Java
3 20 (33.33%) C#
4 11 (18.33%) Ruby
5 7 (11.67%) T-SQL
6 5 (8.33%) Shell Script
7 4 (6.67%) Bash Shell
8 3 (5.00%) PL/SQL
8 3 (5.00%) Korn
9 2 (3.33%) PHP
9 2 (3.33%) VBScript
9 2 (3.33%) VB
9 2 (3.33%) Python
10 1 (1.67%) C++
10 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.67%) Perl
10 1 (1.67%) C
10 1 (1.67%) XPath
10 1 (1.67%) Groovy
10 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 12 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.67%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (8.33%) Puppet
2 4 (6.67%) Vagrant
3 3 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.67%) Salt
Vendors
1 11 (18.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.67%) ESRI
3 5 (8.33%) IBM
4 4 (6.67%) Oracle
5 3 (5.00%) SAP
5 3 (5.00%) Sun
5 3 (5.00%) Endeca
5 3 (5.00%) Google
5 3 (5.00%) Coremetrics
5 3 (5.00%) EMC
6 2 (3.33%) HP
7 1 (1.67%) Symbian
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