The table below looks at the statistics for SoapUI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SoapUI over the 3 months to 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 32 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 12 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 3.12% 0.31% -
As % of the Development Applications category 10.26% 2.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 0
Average daily rate
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£315 £355 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.26% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £28.00 -
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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 Southampton region.

Development Applications Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
117 46 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 30.39% 14.38% 6.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 33 11
Average daily rate £323 £355 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.15% -11.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £305 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -0.67%

SoapUI
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SoapUI across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

SoapUI Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

SoapUI
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SoapUI across the Southampton region.

SoapUI Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (93.33%) Cucumber
2 14 (93.33%) Scrum
3 13 (86.67%) Java
3 13 (86.67%) SOAP
4 12 (80.00%) Web Services
4 12 (80.00%) .NET
4 12 (80.00%) SpecFlow
5 10 (66.67%) SQL
5 10 (66.67%) Test Automation
5 10 (66.67%) Software Engineering
6 9 (60.00%) Ruby
6 9 (60.00%) Test Strategy
7 8 (53.33%) Data Transformation
8 7 (46.67%) Integration Testing
9 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (40.00%) User Stories
10 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
10 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
10 5 (33.33%) BDD
10 5 (33.33%) ESRI
11 4 (26.67%) C#
11 4 (26.67%) FitNesse
11 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
11 4 (26.67%) TDD
11 4 (26.67%) Subversion
12 3 (20.00%) Oracle Spatial
12 3 (20.00%) Oracle
12 3 (20.00%) Python
12 3 (20.00%) Hudson

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 3 (20.00%) Oracle Spatial
2 1 (6.67%) Confluence
2 1 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (93.33%) Cucumber
2 12 (80.00%) SpecFlow
3 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 4 (26.67%) FitNesse
4 4 (26.67%) Subversion
5 3 (20.00%) Hudson
6 2 (13.33%) JIRA
6 2 (13.33%) Selenium
6 2 (13.33%) JUnit
6 2 (13.33%) JMeter
7 1 (6.67%) NUnit
7 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
7 1 (6.67%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (6.67%) Maven
7 1 (6.67%) Zephyr
7 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (6.67%) RSpec
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Software Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Test Leader
4 2 (13.33%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Test Coordinator
5 1 (6.67%) Software Tester
5 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Coordinator
5 1 (6.67%) Lead Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) SOAP
2 12 (80.00%) Web Services
2 12 (80.00%) .NET
3 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.67%) WCF
4 1 (6.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (6.67%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (93.33%) Scrum
3 10 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 10 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 9 (60.00%) Test Strategy
5 8 (53.33%) Data Transformation
6 7 (46.67%) Integration Testing
7 6 (40.00%) User Stories
7 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (33.33%) BDD
9 4 (26.67%) TDD
10 1 (6.67%) Pair Programming
10 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
10 1 (6.67%) UML
10 1 (6.67%) OO
10 1 (6.67%) OOD
10 1 (6.67%) SOA
10 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
10 1 (6.67%) Multithreading
10 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) Java
2 10 (66.67%) SQL
3 9 (60.00%) Ruby
4 4 (26.67%) C#
5 3 (20.00%) Python
6 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
1 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Puppet
1 2 (13.33%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) ESRI
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) HP