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 7 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 182 225 177
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -48
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 78 20 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.85% 0.22% 0.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.47% 1.95% 5.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 13 41
Average daily rate
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£400 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £251 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £418 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+15.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 - £37.13
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
1205 1026 941
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 13.19% 11.50% 11.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 738 562 497
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 35 50
Average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £35.00 £26.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £59.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +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 7 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 7 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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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 +34 40 £400 +30.08% 4
Hampshire +7 16 £400 +28.00% 1
West Sussex - 11 £425 - 3
Berkshire +19 10 £350 +1.44% 3
Buckinghamshire +2 3 £438 +15.13% 3
Sussex - 1 £350 -
SoapUI
England

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 7 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 86 (76.11%) SOAP
2 73 (64.60%) XML
3 65 (57.52%) SQL
4 52 (46.02%) Security Cleared
5 48 (42.48%) SC Cleared
6 44 (38.94%) HP Quality Center
7 43 (38.05%) Agile Software Development
7 43 (38.05%) Java
8 41 (36.28%) HP
9 39 (34.51%) XML Messaging
10 37 (32.74%) Test Management
10 37 (32.74%) Selenium
11 36 (31.86%) Test Scripting
12 35 (30.97%) ISTQB
12 35 (30.97%) PL/SQL
13 33 (29.20%) Use Case
14 32 (28.32%) Oracle
15 31 (27.43%) UNIX
16 29 (25.66%) Telecoms
17 28 (24.78%) Perl
18 27 (23.89%) Microsoft
19 25 (22.12%) SQL Server
20 24 (21.24%) MS Excel
21 22 (19.47%) Test Automation
21 22 (19.47%) Oracle Database
22 21 (18.58%) Test Planning
22 21 (18.58%) JIRA
22 21 (18.58%) Shell Script
23 20 (17.70%) C#
23 20 (17.70%) Continuous Integration

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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 (8.85%) Confluence
2 8 (7.08%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (5.31%) WebLogic
4 5 (4.42%) WebSphere
5 4 (3.54%) Documentum
5 4 (3.54%) Apache Pig
6 3 (2.65%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (2.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (2.65%) IIS
7 2 (1.77%) CMS
8 1 (0.88%) Oracle Spatial
8 1 (0.88%) JCAPS
Applications
1 24 (21.24%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.19%) MS Office
3 1 (0.88%) MS Project
3 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.42%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.16%) TCP/IP
2 5 (4.42%) DAB
3 3 (2.65%) HTTP
4 2 (1.77%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (22.12%) SQL Server
2 22 (19.47%) Oracle Database
3 10 (8.85%) Apache Cassandra
3 10 (8.85%) Hadoop
4 5 (4.42%) DB2
5 4 (3.54%) Apache Hive
5 4 (3.54%) Big Data
5 4 (3.54%) VoltDB
6 3 (2.65%) MySQL
6 3 (2.65%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.88%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 37 (32.74%) Selenium
2 21 (18.58%) JIRA
3 18 (15.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (15.93%) JMeter
4 16 (14.16%) Cucumber
5 15 (13.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 13 (11.50%) JUnit
7 12 (10.62%) Subversion
7 12 (10.62%) Fiddler
8 11 (9.73%) Jenkins
9 10 (8.85%) LoadUI
10 9 (7.96%) Maven
11 8 (7.08%) RSpec
12 7 (6.19%) HP UFT
13 5 (4.42%) LoadRunner
13 5 (4.42%) Eclipse
13 5 (4.42%) WebDriver
13 5 (4.42%) Selenium IDE
14 4 (3.54%) Visual Studio
14 4 (3.54%) TestComplete
General
1 29 (25.66%) Telecoms
2 7 (6.19%) Retail
3 2 (1.77%) Finance
4 1 (0.88%) Games
4 1 (0.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 60 (53.10%) Analyst
2 55 (48.67%) Test Analyst
3 19 (16.81%) Tester
4 13 (11.50%) Senior Analyst
4 13 (11.50%) Senior Test Analyst
5 12 (10.62%) Architect
5 12 (10.62%) Test Leader
6 10 (8.85%) Test Engineer
7 8 (7.08%) Test Architect
8 5 (4.42%) Automation Tester
9 4 (3.54%) Automation Analyst
9 4 (3.54%) Test Automation Engineer
9 4 (3.54%) Designer
9 4 (3.54%) QA Engineer
9 4 (3.54%) Big Data Architect
9 4 (3.54%) Data Architect
9 4 (3.54%) Test Manager
9 4 (3.54%) Senior Tester
9 4 (3.54%) Technical Specialist
9 4 (3.54%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (76.11%) SOAP
2 73 (64.60%) XML
3 39 (34.51%) XML Messaging
4 16 (14.16%) Web Services
5 15 (13.27%) .NET
6 14 (12.39%) HTML
7 13 (11.50%) XSD
8 11 (9.73%) ASP.NET
9 8 (7.08%) .NET Framework
9 8 (7.08%) WCF
10 7 (6.19%) CSS
11 6 (5.31%) jQuery
11 6 (5.31%) HTML5
11 6 (5.31%) CSS3
12 5 (4.42%) REST
12 5 (4.42%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 5 (4.42%) Spring
12 5 (4.42%) WebSphere MQ
12 5 (4.42%) Middleware
13 4 (3.54%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.31%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (3.54%) iSeries
3 3 (2.65%) Biometrics
3 3 (2.65%) AS400
4 2 (1.77%) Smart Meter
4 2 (1.77%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.77%) W3C
5 1 (0.88%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.88%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 31 (27.43%) UNIX
2 13 (11.50%) Linux
3 8 (7.08%) Windows
4 5 (4.42%) Android
4 5 (4.42%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (38.05%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (32.74%) Test Management
3 36 (31.86%) Test Scripting
4 33 (29.20%) Use Case
5 22 (19.47%) Test Automation
6 21 (18.58%) Test Planning
7 20 (17.70%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (14.16%) Validation
9 14 (12.39%) SOA
9 14 (12.39%) Security Testing
9 14 (12.39%) Software Testing
10 12 (10.62%) Regression Testing
10 12 (10.62%) Test Strategy
11 11 (9.73%) BDD
11 11 (9.73%) Integration Testing
11 11 (9.73%) E-Commerce
11 11 (9.73%) Scrum
12 10 (8.85%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (8.85%) MapReduce
13 9 (7.96%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 65 (57.52%) SQL
2 43 (38.05%) Java
3 35 (30.97%) PL/SQL
4 28 (24.78%) Perl
5 21 (18.58%) Shell Script
6 20 (17.70%) C#
7 11 (9.73%) Ruby
8 9 (7.96%) JavaScript
9 8 (7.08%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.77%) VBA
11 1 (0.88%) Python
11 1 (0.88%) XQuery
11 1 (0.88%) VBScript
11 1 (0.88%) XPath
Qualifications
1 52 (46.02%) Security Cleared
2 48 (42.48%) SC Cleared
3 35 (30.97%) ISTQB
4 15 (13.27%) ISEB
5 13 (11.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (2.65%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.65%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.88%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.96%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 44 (38.94%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (10.62%) Puppet
3 7 (6.19%) Vagrant
4 3 (2.65%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.77%) Ansible
6 1 (0.88%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 41 (36.28%) HP
2 32 (28.32%) Oracle
3 27 (23.89%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.42%) IBM
4 5 (4.42%) Google
5 4 (3.54%) Coremetrics
5 4 (3.54%) webMethods
6 3 (2.65%) VMware
6 3 (2.65%) Endeca
6 3 (2.65%) Citrix
7 2 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.77%) ExactTarget
8 1 (0.88%) BEA
8 1 (0.88%) Compaq
8 1 (0.88%) SAP
8 1 (0.88%) ESRI
8 1 (0.88%) Terracotta
8 1 (0.88%) Red Gate
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