The first table below looks at the demand for SoapUI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SoapUI over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Surrey region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 94 84 99
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +15
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 3 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.20% 0.31% 0.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.19% 2.68% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Average daily rate - £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.88% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £180.00 £30.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+500.00% -6.97%
Development Applications Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
252 149 288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 16.88% 11.61% 16.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 77 151
Average daily rate £382 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.18% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £250 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £553
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 12
Average hourly rate £59.50 £36.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.27% -15.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
SoapUI
South East

SoapUI
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

SoapUI Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

SoapUI
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

SoapUI Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 7 (63.64%) C#
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
1 7 (63.64%) Web Services
1 7 (63.64%) SOAP
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) XML
4 4 (36.36%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) Selenium
4 4 (36.36%) WCF
4 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
4 4 (36.36%) BDD
4 4 (36.36%) SpecFlow
5 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
5 3 (27.27%) QA
5 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
5 3 (27.27%) Scrum
5 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) JUnit
5 3 (27.27%) Linux
5 3 (27.27%) SOA
6 2 (18.18%) Eclipse
6 2 (18.18%) CRM
6 2 (18.18%) XSD
6 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
6 2 (18.18%) EJB
6 2 (18.18%) JSP
6 2 (18.18%) Ant

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
1 1 (9.09%) GlassFish
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (9.09%) SSH
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Selenium
1 4 (36.36%) SpecFlow
2 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
2 3 (27.27%) JUnit
3 2 (18.18%) Eclipse
3 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
3 2 (18.18%) Ant
3 2 (18.18%) Maven
3 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (18.18%) TeamCity
3 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
4 1 (9.09%) Hudson
4 1 (9.09%) Gerrit
4 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 1 (9.09%) TestNG
4 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
4 1 (9.09%) DbUnit
4 1 (9.09%) Mockito
4 1 (9.09%) JIRA
4 1 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Analyst
1 7 (63.64%) Test Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Automated Test Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Automation Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Automated Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Test Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
1 7 (63.64%) Web Services
1 7 (63.64%) SOAP
2 5 (45.45%) XML
3 4 (36.36%) WCF
4 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
5 2 (18.18%) XSD
5 2 (18.18%) EJB
5 2 (18.18%) JSP
5 2 (18.18%) HTML
5 2 (18.18%) Spring
5 2 (18.18%) Java EE
5 2 (18.18%) Ajax
5 2 (18.18%) WPF
5 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
5 2 (18.18%) JPA
5 2 (18.18%) Gherkin
6 1 (9.09%) REST
6 1 (9.09%) Struts2
6 1 (9.09%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Vista
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 2000
3 1 (9.09%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
2 4 (36.36%) BDD
3 3 (27.27%) Scrum
3 3 (27.27%) SOA
4 2 (18.18%) CRM
4 2 (18.18%) MVC
4 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (9.09%) User Stories
5 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
5 1 (9.09%) Load Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Test Management
5 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
5 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CCNA
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
1 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) IBM