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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 40 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.67% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 5.36% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£323 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £323 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.32% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £28.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
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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
112 51 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 31.20% 15.84% 8.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 37 14
Average daily rate £335 £340 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.47% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £475 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.84% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.56% +4.28%

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 20 October 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
3 13 (86.67%) Scrum
4 12 (80.00%) Java
4 12 (80.00%) SOAP
5 11 (73.33%) Web Services
5 11 (73.33%) .NET
5 11 (73.33%) SpecFlow
6 10 (66.67%) Software Engineering
7 9 (60.00%) Test Automation
7 9 (60.00%) SQL
7 9 (60.00%) Test Strategy
7 9 (60.00%) Algorithms
8 8 (53.33%) Ruby
9 7 (46.67%) Data Transformation
10 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
10 6 (40.00%) Integration Testing
10 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (33.33%) FitNesse
11 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
11 5 (33.33%) ESRI
11 5 (33.33%) User Stories
11 5 (33.33%) BDD
12 4 (26.67%) C#
12 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
12 4 (26.67%) TDD
12 4 (26.67%) Subversion
13 3 (20.00%) JIRA
13 3 (20.00%) Oracle Spatial
13 3 (20.00%) Selenium

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 2 (13.33%) Confluence
3 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 11 (73.33%) SpecFlow
3 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (33.33%) FitNesse
4 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 4 (26.67%) Subversion
6 3 (20.00%) JIRA
6 3 (20.00%) Selenium
6 3 (20.00%) JUnit
6 3 (20.00%) JMeter
6 3 (20.00%) Hudson
7 2 (13.33%) Zephyr
7 2 (13.33%) Maven
7 2 (13.33%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (6.67%) NUnit
8 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
8 1 (6.67%) RSpec
8 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Software Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) 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
4 2 (13.33%) Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Test Coordinator
5 1 (6.67%) Software Tester
5 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Tester
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%) Integration Tester
5 1 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) SOAP
2 11 (73.33%) Web Services
2 11 (73.33%) .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
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (86.67%) Scrum
3 10 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 9 (60.00%) Test Strategy
4 9 (60.00%) Test Automation
5 7 (46.67%) Data Transformation
6 6 (40.00%) Integration Testing
6 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (33.33%) BDD
7 5 (33.33%) User Stories
8 4 (26.67%) TDD
9 1 (6.67%) Pair Programming
9 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
9 1 (6.67%) UML
9 1 (6.67%) OO
9 1 (6.67%) OOD
9 1 (6.67%) SOA
9 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
9 1 (6.67%) Multithreading
9 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) Java
2 9 (60.00%) SQL
3 8 (53.33%) 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 3 (20.00%) Puppet
2 2 (13.33%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) ESRI
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) HP