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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 113 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 9 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.33% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 3.86% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Average daily rate
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£575 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £368 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.36% +13.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £180.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +500.00%
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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 West Midlands region.

Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
233 180 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.56% 7.61% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 99 85
Average daily rate £338 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 22
Average hourly rate £31.47 £34.50 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.78% -8.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £39.00 £37.45
% change year-on-year
-5.02% +4.13%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 10 (90.91%) XML
1 10 (90.91%) XSD
1 10 (90.91%) Oracle
1 10 (90.91%) SOAP
1 10 (90.91%) Middleware
1 10 (90.91%) SOA
1 10 (90.91%) IBM
1 10 (90.91%) WebSphere
1 10 (90.91%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 10 (90.91%) Integration Testing
2 9 (81.82%) WSDL
2 9 (81.82%) TIBCO
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 9 (81.82%) webMethods
2 9 (81.82%) EAI
2 9 (81.82%) DataPower
2 9 (81.82%) REST
2 9 (81.82%) CA LISA
2 9 (81.82%) Green Hat
2 9 (81.82%) Use Case
3 2 (18.18%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) Web Services
4 1 (9.09%) Solaris
4 1 (9.09%) Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
4 1 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (9.09%) FTP
4 1 (9.09%) Degree

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 10 (90.91%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) FTP
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Architect
1 9 (81.82%) Integration Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Tester
2 1 (9.09%) Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Systems Tester
2 1 (9.09%) Middleware Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) XML
1 10 (90.91%) XSD
1 10 (90.91%) SOAP
1 10 (90.91%) Middleware
1 10 (90.91%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 9 (81.82%) REST
2 9 (81.82%) WSDL
3 2 (18.18%) Web Services
4 1 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) DataPower
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Solaris
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Integration Testing
1 10 (90.91%) SOA
2 9 (81.82%) EAI
2 9 (81.82%) Use Case
3 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Security Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
3 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
3 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 9 (81.82%) CA LISA
2 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Oracle
1 10 (90.91%) IBM
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 9 (81.82%) TIBCO
2 9 (81.82%) webMethods
2 9 (81.82%) Green Hat