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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 48 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.18% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 3.70% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £298 £313
% change year-on-year
+12.60% -4.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £30.00
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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
108 50 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 31.76% 18.25% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 25 6
Average daily rate £380 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £384
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
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 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 29 January 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 7 (87.50%) BDD
2 7 (87.50%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) Scrum
3 6 (75.00%) .NET
3 6 (75.00%) SpecFlow
4 5 (62.50%) Test Strategy
5 4 (50.00%) SQL
5 4 (50.00%) SOAP
5 4 (50.00%) Ruby
6 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
6 3 (37.50%) Subversion
6 3 (37.50%) FitNesse
6 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
6 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
6 3 (37.50%) User Stories
7 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
7 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (25.00%) Coaching
7 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
7 2 (25.00%) Oracle Spatial
7 2 (25.00%) Hudson
7 2 (25.00%) Selenium
7 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 2 (25.00%) JMeter
7 2 (25.00%) Web Services
7 2 (25.00%) Python
7 2 (25.00%) Oracle

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 2 (25.00%) Oracle Spatial
2 1 (12.50%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 6 (75.00%) SpecFlow
3 3 (37.50%) Subversion
3 3 (37.50%) FitNesse
3 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
4 2 (25.00%) Hudson
4 2 (25.00%) Selenium
4 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (25.00%) JMeter
4 2 (25.00%) JUnit
4 2 (25.00%) JIRA
5 1 (12.50%) Maven
5 1 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (12.50%) Zephyr
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Tester
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Automation Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Automation Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Automation Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) SOAP
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (12.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) BDD
2 7 (87.50%) Scrum
3 5 (62.50%) Test Strategy
4 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 3 (37.50%) User Stories
5 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (25.00%) Coaching
5 2 (25.00%) TDD
6 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
6 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
6 1 (12.50%) Kanban
6 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Ruby
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) HP