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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 224 185 220
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +35
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 2.03% 5.85% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 42 12
Average daily rate
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£320 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £290 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £400 £418
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
983 923 863
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 10.87% 10.95% 8.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 538 499 445
Average daily rate £350 £353 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.70% +8.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £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 31 37 51
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 £30.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £43.50 £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 23 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 23 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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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 -32 11 £314 -7.03% 8
Surrey -4 5 £240 -45.14%
Berkshire +1 2 £425 +21.42%
Kent - - - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - - 2
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England

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 52 (85.25%) SOAP
2 36 (59.02%) SQL
3 32 (52.46%) .NET
3 32 (52.46%) Web Services
4 23 (37.70%) Scrum
4 23 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (37.70%) Java
4 23 (37.70%) Test Strategy
5 22 (36.07%) XML
6 20 (32.79%) C#
7 19 (31.15%) Selenium
7 19 (31.15%) BDD
8 18 (29.51%) Test Automation
8 18 (29.51%) SQL Server
8 18 (29.51%) Visual Studio
8 18 (29.51%) SOA
9 17 (27.87%) Team Foundation Server
9 17 (27.87%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (26.23%) Cucumber
10 16 (26.23%) WebSphere
11 15 (24.59%) Finance
12 14 (22.95%) JMeter
13 13 (21.31%) Security Cleared
13 13 (21.31%) SC Cleared
13 13 (21.31%) Test Scripting
13 13 (21.31%) WebDriver
14 12 (19.67%) SpecFlow
14 12 (19.67%) Middleware
14 12 (19.67%) Software Engineering
14 12 (19.67%) Ruby

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 16 (26.23%) WebSphere
2 10 (16.39%) IIS
3 9 (14.75%) SharePoint
4 5 (8.20%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (6.56%) Tomcat
6 3 (4.92%) Documentum
7 2 (3.28%) Confluence
8 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.64%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) FTP
2 1 (1.64%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (29.51%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (4.92%) DB2
3 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (3.28%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.64%) MySQL
5 1 (1.64%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 19 (31.15%) Selenium
2 18 (29.51%) Visual Studio
3 17 (27.87%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (26.23%) Cucumber
5 14 (22.95%) JMeter
6 13 (21.31%) WebDriver
7 12 (19.67%) SpecFlow
8 11 (18.03%) PhantomJS
9 8 (13.11%) Jenkins
10 7 (11.48%) Git (software)
11 6 (9.84%) JUnit
12 5 (8.20%) QuickTest Pro
12 5 (8.20%) NUnit
13 4 (6.56%) Maven
13 4 (6.56%) JIRA
14 3 (4.92%) Bugzilla
14 3 (4.92%) LoadUI
15 2 (3.28%) Zephyr
15 2 (3.28%) RSpec
15 2 (3.28%) LoadRunner
General
1 15 (24.59%) Finance
2 5 (8.20%) Retail
3 2 (3.28%) Games
3 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.64%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.64%) Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (50.82%) Analyst
2 28 (45.90%) Test Analyst
3 10 (16.39%) Test Manager
4 8 (13.11%) Developer
4 8 (13.11%) Agile Test Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) Software Developer
5 6 (9.84%) Tester
6 5 (8.20%) Software Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Consultant
6 5 (8.20%) Test Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Test Consultant
8 3 (4.92%) Automation Test Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Test Leader
8 3 (4.92%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Applications Support
8 3 (4.92%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Automation Analyst
9 2 (3.28%) UAT Test Analyst
9 2 (3.28%) Selenium Test Analyst
9 2 (3.28%) UAT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (85.25%) SOAP
2 32 (52.46%) Web Services
2 32 (52.46%) .NET
3 22 (36.07%) XML
4 12 (19.67%) Middleware
5 6 (9.84%) .NET Framework
5 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET
6 5 (8.20%) HTML
6 5 (8.20%) WCF
6 5 (8.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 3 (4.92%) REST
7 3 (4.92%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (4.92%) JSON
8 2 (3.28%) XSL
8 2 (3.28%) XSD
9 1 (1.64%) DOM
9 1 (1.64%) EJB
9 1 (1.64%) CSS
9 1 (1.64%) XSLT
9 1 (1.64%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.92%) iSeries
2 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.64%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.64%) Handset
2 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.39%) Linux
2 7 (11.48%) Windows
3 5 (8.20%) UNIX
4 3 (4.92%) Solaris
4 3 (4.92%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.64%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.64%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.64%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.70%) Scrum
1 23 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (37.70%) Test Strategy
2 19 (31.15%) BDD
3 18 (29.51%) Test Automation
3 18 (29.51%) SOA
4 17 (27.87%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (21.31%) Test Scripting
6 12 (19.67%) Software Engineering
6 12 (19.67%) OO
6 12 (19.67%) TDD
7 10 (16.39%) Software Testing
7 10 (16.39%) Data Transformation
8 9 (14.75%) Integration Testing
9 7 (11.48%) Release Management
10 6 (9.84%) Unit Testing
11 5 (8.20%) Multithreading
11 5 (8.20%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (8.20%) AOP
11 5 (8.20%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 36 (59.02%) SQL
2 23 (37.70%) Java
3 20 (32.79%) C#
4 12 (19.67%) Ruby
5 7 (11.48%) T-SQL
6 5 (8.20%) Shell Script
7 4 (6.56%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.92%) PL/SQL
8 3 (4.92%) Korn
9 2 (3.28%) PHP
9 2 (3.28%) VBScript
9 2 (3.28%) VB
9 2 (3.28%) C++
9 2 (3.28%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.64%) Perl
10 1 (1.64%) Python
10 1 (1.64%) C
10 1 (1.64%) XPath
10 1 (1.64%) Groovy
10 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (21.31%) SC Cleared
1 13 (21.31%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.64%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (1.64%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (1.64%) ISEB
2 1 (1.64%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (8.20%) Puppet
2 4 (6.56%) Vagrant
3 3 (4.92%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.64%) WMI
4 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.64%) Salt
Vendors
1 11 (18.03%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.48%) ESRI
3 5 (8.20%) IBM
4 3 (4.92%) EMC
4 3 (4.92%) Endeca
4 3 (4.92%) Google
4 3 (4.92%) Coremetrics
4 3 (4.92%) Sun
4 3 (4.92%) Oracle
4 3 (4.92%) SAP
5 2 (3.28%) HP
6 1 (1.64%) Symbian
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