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 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 239 227 215
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -12
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 14 10 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.12% 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.26% 1.15% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 15
Average daily rate
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£335 £319 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.09% +1.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £210 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £438 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £300 £315
% change year-on-year
+11.66% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £34.70 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +28.51%
SoapUI
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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
1112 871 1004
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.49% 10.30% 11.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 655 507 513
Average daily rate £363 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 14 61
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.90 £14.40 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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
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 26 November 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 -16 11 £335 +27.61% 3
Berkshire 0 1 £338 -18.42% 1
Surrey -14 1 - - 3
Kent - 1 - - 3
Oxfordshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - - 1
SoapUI
England

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 29 (78.38%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (64.86%) Java
3 23 (62.16%) Cucumber
4 22 (59.46%) SOAP
5 20 (54.05%) Scrum
6 19 (51.35%) Web Services
7 18 (48.65%) SQL
8 17 (45.95%) .NET
9 16 (43.24%) Test Strategy
10 15 (40.54%) SpecFlow
10 15 (40.54%) BDD
10 15 (40.54%) Test Automation
11 12 (32.43%) JMeter
11 12 (32.43%) Ruby
11 12 (32.43%) Software Engineering
11 12 (32.43%) Selenium
12 10 (27.03%) JUnit
12 10 (27.03%) Jenkins
13 9 (24.32%) JIRA
13 9 (24.32%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (24.32%) Software Testing
14 8 (21.62%) Integration Testing
14 8 (21.62%) FitNesse
14 8 (21.62%) Algorithms
15 7 (18.92%) .NET Framework
15 7 (18.92%) ESRI
16 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
16 6 (16.22%) Linux
16 6 (16.22%) Oracle
16 6 (16.22%) Test Scripting

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 5 (13.51%) Confluence
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle Spatial
2 3 (8.11%) Documentum
2 3 (8.11%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.70%) IIS
3 1 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.81%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) DAB
1 3 (8.11%) FTP
2 1 (2.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) Oracle Database
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.70%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 23 (62.16%) Cucumber
2 15 (40.54%) SpecFlow
3 12 (32.43%) JMeter
3 12 (32.43%) Selenium
4 10 (27.03%) JUnit
4 10 (27.03%) Jenkins
5 9 (24.32%) JIRA
6 8 (21.62%) FitNesse
7 6 (16.22%) Subversion
8 5 (13.51%) Zephyr
8 5 (13.51%) Maven
8 5 (13.51%) QuickTest Pro
9 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
9 4 (10.81%) RSpec
10 3 (8.11%) Hudson
10 3 (8.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
11 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (5.41%) WebDriver
12 1 (2.70%) MSBuild
General
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Banking
2 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 22 (59.46%) Analyst
2 19 (51.35%) Test Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) Agile Test Analyst
4 6 (16.22%) Tester
4 6 (16.22%) Software Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Automation Test Analyst
4 6 (16.22%) Automation Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) Senior Test Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Test Leader
6 3 (8.11%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Test Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Support Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Applications Support
7 2 (5.41%) Integration Tester
7 2 (5.41%) UAT Test Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Tester
7 2 (5.41%) UAT Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Agile Tester
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (59.46%) SOAP
2 19 (51.35%) Web Services
3 17 (45.95%) .NET
4 7 (18.92%) .NET Framework
5 5 (13.51%) XML
6 3 (8.11%) Spring
7 2 (5.41%) JSON
7 2 (5.41%) XML Messaging
7 2 (5.41%) REST
8 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (2.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (2.70%) WCF
8 1 (2.70%) DHTML
8 1 (2.70%) HTML
8 1 (2.70%) XSL
8 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.70%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.70%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Linux
2 5 (13.51%) UNIX
3 4 (10.81%) Windows
4 3 (8.11%) Windows 7
4 3 (8.11%) Solaris
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (78.38%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (54.05%) Scrum
3 16 (43.24%) Test Strategy
4 15 (40.54%) BDD
4 15 (40.54%) Test Automation
5 12 (32.43%) Software Engineering
6 9 (24.32%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (24.32%) Software Testing
7 8 (21.62%) Integration Testing
8 6 (16.22%) Test Scripting
8 6 (16.22%) TDD
8 6 (16.22%) User Stories
9 5 (13.51%) Data Transformation
9 5 (13.51%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (10.81%) Automated Testing
10 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
10 4 (10.81%) Coaching
11 3 (8.11%) Functional Testing
11 3 (8.11%) Workflow
11 3 (8.11%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (64.86%) Java
2 18 (48.65%) SQL
3 12 (32.43%) Ruby
4 5 (13.51%) C#
5 3 (8.11%) Bash Shell
5 3 (8.11%) Korn
5 3 (8.11%) Shell Script
5 3 (8.11%) PL/SQL
5 3 (8.11%) Python
6 2 (5.41%) PHP
7 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.70%) C
7 1 (2.70%) Perl
7 1 (2.70%) C++
7 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.70%) VBScript
7 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 3 (8.11%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Puppet
2 4 (10.81%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) ESRI
2 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle
3 5 (13.51%) HP
4 3 (8.11%) SAP
4 3 (8.11%) EMC
4 3 (8.11%) Sun
5 1 (2.70%) VMware
5 1 (2.70%) IBM