The table below looks at the statistics for SoapUI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SoapUI over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SmartBear Software SoapUI
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 27 39 45
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +6
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 8 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.88% 0.32% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.86% 2.27% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Median daily rate £423 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £356 £335
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Development Applications Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
35 44 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 12.59% 14.10% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 24 12
Median daily rate £445 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.85% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £225 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £445 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 18 0
Median hourly rate - £50.68 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £40.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.54% +9.45%

SoapUI
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing SoapUI as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

SoapUI Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

SoapUI
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

SoapUI Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

SoapUI
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SoapUI across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

SoapUI Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

SoapUI
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SoapUI within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - 2 £338 -
Luton - 2 - -
SoapUI
East of England

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SoapUI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 18 (94.74%) Python
1 18 (94.74%) Ruby
1 18 (94.74%) Selenium
2 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (84.21%) JIRA
3 16 (84.21%) Cucumber
4 13 (68.42%) Test Automation
4 13 (68.42%) C#
5 11 (57.89%) Java
5 11 (57.89%) Perl
5 11 (57.89%) JUnit
5 11 (57.89%) TestNG
5 11 (57.89%) TeamCity
5 11 (57.89%) BDD
5 11 (57.89%) JBehave
5 11 (57.89%) SpecFlow
5 11 (57.89%) Continuous Delivery
5 11 (57.89%) API Testing
6 10 (52.63%) Defect Management
6 10 (52.63%) ATDD
6 10 (52.63%) WebDriver
6 10 (52.63%) Feature Driven Development
6 10 (52.63%) QA
6 10 (52.63%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (52.63%) E-Commerce
6 10 (52.63%) TDD
7 9 (47.37%) Jenkins
7 9 (47.37%) SDET
8 8 (42.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (36.84%) Android

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 18 (94.74%) Selenium
2 16 (84.21%) Cucumber
2 16 (84.21%) JIRA
3 11 (57.89%) JBehave
3 11 (57.89%) JUnit
3 11 (57.89%) SpecFlow
3 11 (57.89%) TeamCity
3 11 (57.89%) TestNG
4 10 (52.63%) WebDriver
5 9 (47.37%) Jenkins
6 8 (42.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (36.84%) Ant
7 7 (36.84%) Maven
8 4 (21.05%) Calabash
8 4 (21.05%) Capybara
9 1 (5.26%) Appium
9 1 (5.26%) Mocha
9 1 (5.26%) NUnit
General
1 2 (10.53%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Test Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) Test Automation Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) Senior Test Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 4 (21.05%) Applications Engineer
5 4 (21.05%) Mobile Engineer
6 3 (15.79%) Software Test Engineer
7 2 (10.53%) Analyst
7 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
7 2 (10.53%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Java Software Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Senior Java Software Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) REST
2 2 (10.53%) SOAP
3 1 (5.26%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Android
1 7 (36.84%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (68.42%) Test Automation
3 11 (57.89%) API Testing
3 11 (57.89%) BDD
3 11 (57.89%) Continuous Delivery
4 10 (52.63%) ATDD
4 10 (52.63%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (52.63%) Defect Management
4 10 (52.63%) E-Commerce
4 10 (52.63%) Feature Driven Development
4 10 (52.63%) TDD
5 3 (15.79%) Software Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Defect Tracking
7 1 (5.26%) Agile Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Automation Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
7 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
7 1 (5.26%) Exploratory Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) Python
1 18 (94.74%) Ruby
2 13 (68.42%) C#
3 11 (57.89%) Java
3 11 (57.89%) Perl
4 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
5 5 (26.32%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
1 2 (10.53%) ISEB
1 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (52.63%) QA
2 9 (47.37%) SDET
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Xamarin