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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 220 202 199
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -3
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 40 41 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.40% 0.44% 0.50%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.39% 3.75% 4.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 16 34
Average daily rate
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£363 £360 £321
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £265 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £430 £389
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £368 £338
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +8.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £180.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +500.00%
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
1179 1094 962
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.85% 11.73% 11.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 695 643 532
Average daily rate £350 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 26 51
Average hourly rate £40.00 £42.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +13.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.85 £38.40 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-2.01% -

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 April 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 28 April 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
Berkshire -2 12 £331 -22.05% 2
Hampshire -3 12 £385 +8.07%
Surrey +11 9 £375 - 3
West Sussex - 7 £488 - 1
SoapUI
England

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 30 (61.22%) SOAP
2 28 (57.14%) Java
2 28 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (44.90%) SQL
4 20 (40.82%) XML
5 18 (36.73%) Microsoft
6 17 (34.69%) Ruby
6 17 (34.69%) Test Automation
7 15 (30.61%) Cucumber
7 15 (30.61%) MS Excel
8 14 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
9 13 (26.53%) Security Cleared
10 12 (24.49%) JIRA
10 12 (24.49%) .NET
10 12 (24.49%) SQL Server
10 12 (24.49%) JMeter
10 12 (24.49%) Test Strategy
11 11 (22.45%) Puppet
11 11 (22.45%) HP Quality Center
11 11 (22.45%) Jenkins
11 11 (22.45%) Scrum
11 11 (22.45%) Team Foundation Server
11 11 (22.45%) ISTQB
12 10 (20.41%) SC Cleared
12 10 (20.41%) Selenium
12 10 (20.41%) Oracle
13 9 (18.37%) BDD
13 9 (18.37%) Confluence
13 9 (18.37%) JUnit
13 9 (18.37%) UNIX

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 9 (18.37%) Confluence
2 6 (12.24%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (8.16%) Apache Pig
4 3 (6.12%) IIS
5 2 (4.08%) Documentum
5 2 (4.08%) WebLogic
5 2 (4.08%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 15 (30.61%) MS Excel
2 7 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.04%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.04%) DNS
2 1 (2.04%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.49%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.16%) Hadoop
2 4 (8.16%) Apache Hive
2 4 (8.16%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (8.16%) Big Data
2 4 (8.16%) Oracle Database
2 4 (8.16%) VoltDB
3 3 (6.12%) MySQL
4 2 (4.08%) DB2
Development Applications
1 15 (30.61%) Cucumber
2 12 (24.49%) JMeter
2 12 (24.49%) JIRA
3 11 (22.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (22.45%) Jenkins
4 10 (20.41%) Selenium
5 9 (18.37%) Maven
5 9 (18.37%) JUnit
6 8 (16.33%) RSpec
7 7 (14.29%) SpecFlow
7 7 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
8 5 (10.20%) Fiddler
9 4 (8.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (8.16%) LoadUI
10 3 (6.12%) Selenium IDE
10 3 (6.12%) MSBuild
10 3 (6.12%) Subversion
11 2 (4.08%) TestComplete
11 2 (4.08%) TeamCity
11 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (8.16%) Retail
2 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (44.90%) Analyst
2 19 (38.78%) Test Analyst
3 10 (20.41%) Test Leader
4 7 (14.29%) Tester
5 6 (12.24%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (12.24%) Senior Test Analyst
6 5 (10.20%) Automation Tester
7 4 (8.16%) Automation Analyst
7 4 (8.16%) Automation Test Analyst
7 4 (8.16%) Architect
7 4 (8.16%) Data Architect
7 4 (8.16%) Big Data Architect
8 3 (6.12%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Build Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Agile Test Analyst
9 2 (4.08%) Integration Specialist
9 2 (4.08%) Senior Automation Tester
9 2 (4.08%) Functional Test Analyst
9 2 (4.08%) Functional Analyst
9 2 (4.08%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (61.22%) SOAP
2 20 (40.82%) XML
3 12 (24.49%) .NET
4 7 (14.29%) XSD
5 5 (10.20%) Web Services
5 5 (10.20%) WCF
5 5 (10.20%) XML Messaging
6 4 (8.16%) .NET Framework
7 3 (6.12%) HTML
7 3 (6.12%) XSL
8 2 (4.08%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (4.08%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 2 (4.08%) RESTful
9 1 (2.04%) Visualforce
9 1 (2.04%) REST
9 1 (2.04%) JSON
9 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.08%) iSeries
3 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.04%) AS400
3 1 (2.04%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.04%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.37%) UNIX
1 9 (18.37%) Linux
2 6 (12.24%) Windows
3 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.08%) Android
4 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (34.69%) Test Automation
3 14 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
4 12 (24.49%) Test Strategy
5 11 (22.45%) Scrum
6 9 (18.37%) BDD
7 8 (16.33%) Test Scripting
7 8 (16.33%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (12.24%) Configuration Management
9 5 (10.20%) Validation
9 5 (10.20%) Use Case
9 5 (10.20%) Software Engineering
9 5 (10.20%) Coaching
10 4 (8.16%) Mentoring
10 4 (8.16%) MapReduce
10 4 (8.16%) DevOps
10 4 (8.16%) Test Management
10 4 (8.16%) Release Management
10 4 (8.16%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (8.16%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 28 (57.14%) Java
2 22 (44.90%) SQL
3 17 (34.69%) Ruby
4 8 (16.33%) PL/SQL
5 7 (14.29%) Perl
6 5 (10.20%) C#
6 5 (10.20%) Shell Script
7 4 (8.16%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.04%) Apex Code
8 1 (2.04%) SOQL
8 1 (2.04%) SOSL
8 1 (2.04%) Python
8 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (26.53%) Security Cleared
2 11 (22.45%) ISTQB
3 10 (20.41%) SC Cleared
4 6 (12.24%) ISEB
5 3 (6.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (2.04%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (22.45%) HP Quality Center
1 11 (22.45%) Puppet
2 7 (14.29%) Vagrant
3 2 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.08%) Ansible
4 1 (2.04%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 18 (36.73%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.41%) Oracle
3 8 (16.33%) HP
4 3 (6.12%) ESRI
4 3 (6.12%) VMware
5 2 (4.08%) webMethods
5 2 (4.08%) IBM
5 2 (4.08%) Google
5 2 (4.08%) Coremetrics
6 1 (2.04%) ExactTarget
6 1 (2.04%) Conga
6 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.04%) Endeca
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