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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 191 232 188
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -44
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 86 21 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.86% 0.23% 0.53%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.68% 2.05% 4.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 14 35
Average daily rate
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£400 £320 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -0.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £251 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £394 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 - £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
1288 1023 957
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.81% 11.01% 10.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 790 597 555
Average daily rate £375 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 29 20
Average hourly rate £40.50 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.58 £30.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.25 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.16%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +31 44 £400 +66.66% 1
Hampshire +7 18 £370 +17.92% 1
West Sussex - 14 £400 -
Berkshire - 10 £353 - 3
Buckinghamshire -2 3 £438 +15.13%
SoapUI
England

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 99 (80.49%) SOAP
2 83 (67.48%) XML
3 78 (63.41%) SQL
4 62 (50.41%) Security Cleared
5 58 (47.15%) SC Cleared
6 52 (42.28%) HP Quality Center
7 49 (39.84%) Selenium
8 47 (38.21%) Test Management
8 47 (38.21%) XML Messaging
8 47 (38.21%) HP
9 43 (34.96%) Java
10 41 (33.33%) Test Scripting
11 39 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
12 38 (30.89%) PL/SQL
13 37 (30.08%) Use Case
14 35 (28.46%) ISTQB
14 35 (28.46%) Telecoms
15 34 (27.64%) Oracle
16 33 (26.83%) UNIX
17 28 (22.76%) Perl
17 28 (22.76%) C#
18 25 (20.33%) Oracle Database
19 24 (19.51%) Test Planning
19 24 (19.51%) SQL Server
19 24 (19.51%) Web Services
19 24 (19.51%) Test Automation
20 22 (17.89%) Microsoft
21 21 (17.07%) Shell Script
21 21 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
22 20 (16.26%) Team Foundation Server

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 8 (6.50%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (5.69%) WebSphere
3 6 (4.88%) WebLogic
4 4 (3.25%) Documentum
4 4 (3.25%) Oracle Service Bus
4 4 (3.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (2.44%) Oracle Spatial
5 3 (2.44%) IIS
6 2 (1.63%) CMS
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.81%) JBoss
7 1 (0.81%) JCAPS
7 1 (0.81%) Confluence
7 1 (0.81%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 18 (14.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.81%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.69%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 17 (13.82%) TCP/IP
2 5 (4.07%) DAB
3 3 (2.44%) HTTP
4 2 (1.63%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.81%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (20.33%) Oracle Database
2 24 (19.51%) SQL Server
3 7 (5.69%) DB2
3 7 (5.69%) Hadoop
3 7 (5.69%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.63%) VoltDB
6 1 (0.81%) Big Data
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.81%) MySQL
6 1 (0.81%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.81%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 49 (39.84%) Selenium
2 20 (16.26%) Subversion
2 20 (16.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (10.57%) Fiddler
3 13 (10.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 12 (9.76%) JIRA
5 11 (8.94%) Eclipse
5 11 (8.94%) JMeter
5 11 (8.94%) LoadUI
6 10 (8.13%) Cucumber
7 8 (6.50%) TestNG
7 8 (6.50%) LoadRunner
8 7 (5.69%) WebDriver
9 6 (4.88%) SpecFlow
10 5 (4.07%) Selenium IDE
10 5 (4.07%) Visual Studio
10 5 (4.07%) TestComplete
11 4 (3.25%) JUnit
11 4 (3.25%) Hudson
12 3 (2.44%) Jenkins
General
1 35 (28.46%) Telecoms
2 6 (4.88%) Finance
2 6 (4.88%) Retail
3 1 (0.81%) Games
3 1 (0.81%) Banking
Job Titles
1 67 (54.47%) Analyst
2 64 (52.03%) Test Analyst
3 26 (21.14%) Tester
4 16 (13.01%) Senior Analyst
4 16 (13.01%) Senior Test Analyst
5 12 (9.76%) Test Engineer
6 10 (8.13%) Architect
7 8 (6.50%) Test Architect
8 7 (5.69%) Automation Tester
8 7 (5.69%) Developer
9 6 (4.88%) Agile Test Analyst
10 5 (4.07%) Software Tester
10 5 (4.07%) Technical Specialist
10 5 (4.07%) Test Specialist
10 5 (4.07%) QA Engineer
11 4 (3.25%) Senior Tester
11 4 (3.25%) Test Manager
11 4 (3.25%) Test Automation Engineer
11 4 (3.25%) Automation Analyst
11 4 (3.25%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (80.49%) SOAP
2 83 (67.48%) XML
3 47 (38.21%) XML Messaging
4 24 (19.51%) Web Services
5 20 (16.26%) HTML
5 20 (16.26%) .NET
6 13 (10.57%) ASP.NET
7 12 (9.76%) XSD
8 8 (6.50%) CSS
8 8 (6.50%) .NET Framework
8 8 (6.50%) WCF
9 7 (5.69%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 7 (5.69%) jQuery
9 7 (5.69%) HTML5
9 7 (5.69%) CSS3
9 7 (5.69%) WebSphere MQ
10 6 (4.88%) Middleware
10 6 (4.88%) REST
11 5 (4.07%) RESTful
11 5 (4.07%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.88%) iSeries
2 4 (3.25%) AS400
3 3 (2.44%) Biometrics
3 3 (2.44%) Smart Meter
3 3 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.44%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.63%) W3C
4 2 (1.63%) Statistics
5 1 (0.81%) Ergonomics
5 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 33 (26.83%) UNIX
2 14 (11.38%) Linux
3 5 (4.07%) Android
3 5 (4.07%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.25%) Windows
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (38.21%) Test Management
2 41 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 39 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (30.08%) Use Case
5 24 (19.51%) Test Automation
5 24 (19.51%) Test Planning
6 21 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (13.82%) Validation
8 16 (13.01%) SOA
8 16 (13.01%) Software Testing
8 16 (13.01%) Security Testing
9 15 (12.20%) Scrum
9 15 (12.20%) Regression Testing
10 14 (11.38%) BDD
11 13 (10.57%) Integration Testing
12 11 (8.94%) Manual Testing
12 11 (8.94%) System Testing
12 11 (8.94%) E-Commerce
13 10 (8.13%) Automated Testing
13 10 (8.13%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 78 (63.41%) SQL
2 43 (34.96%) Java
3 38 (30.89%) PL/SQL
4 28 (22.76%) C#
4 28 (22.76%) Perl
5 21 (17.07%) Shell Script
6 10 (8.13%) PowerShell
6 10 (8.13%) JavaScript
7 6 (4.88%) VBA
8 5 (4.07%) VBScript
9 4 (3.25%) VB
10 3 (2.44%) Python
11 2 (1.63%) Ruby
12 1 (0.81%) XPath
12 1 (0.81%) Groovy
12 1 (0.81%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 62 (50.41%) Security Cleared
2 58 (47.15%) SC Cleared
3 35 (28.46%) ISTQB
4 14 (11.38%) ISEB
5 12 (9.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (2.44%) ISEB Practitioner
6 3 (2.44%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.32%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.81%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 52 (42.28%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.81%) Puppet
2 1 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.81%) Ansible
2 1 (0.81%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 47 (38.21%) HP
2 34 (27.64%) Oracle
3 22 (17.89%) Microsoft
4 8 (6.50%) Google
5 7 (5.69%) IBM
6 6 (4.88%) Coremetrics
7 5 (4.07%) Endeca
8 3 (2.44%) webMethods
8 3 (2.44%) ESRI
8 3 (2.44%) Citrix
9 2 (1.63%) SAP
9 2 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.81%) VMware
10 1 (0.81%) Terracotta
10 1 (0.81%) Red Gate
10 1 (0.81%) Splunk
10 1 (0.81%) Twitter
10 1 (0.81%) ExactTarget
10 1 (0.81%) BEA
10 1 (0.81%) Compaq
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