The table below looks at the statistics for SoapUI skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SoapUI over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 119 115 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 18 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.62% 0.30% -
As % of the Development Applications category 4.08% 3.39% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 0
Average daily rate £500 £575 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £411 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+13.44% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 - £180.00
SoapUI
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
441 236 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.25% 8.81% 8.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 141 109
Average daily rate £400 £330 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +9.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £238 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 16
Average hourly rate £22.50 £31.44 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.43% -10.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £29.00 £31.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+14.17% -2.01%

SoapUI
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

SoapUI Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SoapUI
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

SoapUI Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SoapUI
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SoapUI across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

SoapUI Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

SoapUI
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SoapUI within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Shropshire - 9 £488 -
Warwickshire - 4 £290 - 1
SoapUI
England

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 18 (90.00%) Java
1 18 (90.00%) Spring
2 16 (80.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 16 (80.00%) Puppet
2 16 (80.00%) Spring Boot
3 13 (65.00%) Graphite
3 13 (65.00%) MongoDB
3 13 (65.00%) Docker
3 13 (65.00%) Git (software)
3 13 (65.00%) Maven
4 12 (60.00%) SOAP
4 12 (60.00%) Linux
4 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (60.00%) Swagger
4 12 (60.00%) ELK Stack
5 9 (45.00%) Grafana
5 9 (45.00%) RabbitMQ
5 9 (45.00%) SQL
6 8 (40.00%) Oracle
6 8 (40.00%) Software Architecture
7 5 (25.00%) J2EE
7 5 (25.00%) PL/SQL
8 4 (20.00%) HTTP
8 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
8 4 (20.00%) TDD
8 4 (20.00%) Open Source
8 4 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (20.00%) Microservices
9 3 (15.00%) RESTful
9 3 (15.00%) Vagrant

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 (10.00%) Confluence
2 1 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.00%) Liferay
2 1 (5.00%) nginx
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (65.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 16 (80.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 13 (65.00%) Git (software)
2 13 (65.00%) Maven
3 3 (15.00%) JMeter
3 3 (15.00%) JUnit
3 3 (15.00%) Mockito
3 3 (15.00%) Vagrant
4 2 (10.00%) ClearCase
4 2 (10.00%) ClearQuest
4 2 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Architect
1 13 (65.00%) Software Architect
2 7 (35.00%) Senior Architect
2 7 (35.00%) Senior Software Architect
3 6 (30.00%) Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Java Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Java Architect
5 3 (15.00%) Java Software Architect
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Java Architect
6 2 (10.00%) SOA Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Agile Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Digital Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Digital Technical Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Integration Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Test Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (90.00%) Spring
2 16 (80.00%) Spring Boot
3 12 (60.00%) ELK Stack
3 12 (60.00%) SOAP
3 12 (60.00%) Swagger
4 9 (45.00%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (25.00%) J2EE
6 3 (15.00%) Hibernate
6 3 (15.00%) RESTful
6 3 (15.00%) Web Services
6 3 (15.00%) WSDL
7 1 (5.00%) Middleware
7 1 (5.00%) REST
7 1 (5.00%) XML
7 1 (5.00%) XSD
7 1 (5.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) Software Architecture
3 4 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (20.00%) Microservices
3 4 (20.00%) Open Source
3 4 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (20.00%) TDD
4 3 (15.00%) API Design
4 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (15.00%) SOA
5 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
5 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.00%) Process Improvement
6 1 (5.00%) SDLC
6 1 (5.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) Java
2 9 (45.00%) SQL
3 5 (25.00%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 13 (65.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (80.00%) Puppet
2 13 (65.00%) Graphite
3 9 (45.00%) Grafana
4 1 (5.00%) Kibana
4 1 (5.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) Google
3 1 (5.00%) MuleSoft