The table below looks at the statistics for SoapUI skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SoapUI over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SmartBear Software SoapUI
London / City of London
Rank 142 143 180
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +37
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 12 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.41% 0.26% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.37% 1.86% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 7
Median daily rate £475 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £315 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £395 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.08%
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 City of London region.

Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
506 431 720
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.18% 14.03% 14.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 412 338 585
Median daily rate £475 £473 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.52% +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £332 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £617 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.95 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.73% +10.67%

SoapUI
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

SoapUI Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SoapUI
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

SoapUI Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

SoapUI
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SoapUI across the City of London region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

SoapUI Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 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 City of London region with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 17 (89.47%) Selenium
2 13 (68.42%) SOAP
3 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (52.63%) TDD
4 10 (52.63%) JIRA
4 10 (52.63%) WebDriver
4 10 (52.63%) Cucumber
4 10 (52.63%) Java
5 9 (47.37%) Web Services
5 9 (47.37%) Test Automation
6 8 (42.11%) Jenkins
7 7 (36.84%) GitHub
7 7 (36.84%) HTML
7 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
8 6 (31.58%) SDET
8 6 (31.58%) SQL
8 6 (31.58%) Ant
8 6 (31.58%) JBoss
8 6 (31.58%) REST
8 6 (31.58%) Web Development
8 6 (31.58%) Spring
8 6 (31.58%) Maven
9 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
9 5 (26.32%) HTML5
9 5 (26.32%) CSS
9 5 (26.32%) Oracle
9 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
9 5 (26.32%) JMeter
9 5 (26.32%) Microservices
10 4 (21.05%) Waterfall

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (31.58%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Internet
2 2 (10.53%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) MySQL
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Navigator
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.53%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 17 (89.47%) Selenium
2 10 (52.63%) Cucumber
2 10 (52.63%) JIRA
2 10 (52.63%) WebDriver
3 8 (42.11%) Jenkins
4 6 (31.58%) Ant
4 6 (31.58%) Maven
5 5 (26.32%) JMeter
6 4 (21.05%) Subversion
6 4 (21.05%) Zephyr
7 3 (15.79%) HP UFT
7 3 (15.79%) LoadRunner
8 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
8 2 (10.53%) JUnit
8 2 (10.53%) NetBeans
8 2 (10.53%) Selenium IDE
8 2 (10.53%) The Grinder
8 2 (10.53%) Toad
8 2 (10.53%) TortoiseSVN
8 2 (10.53%) WATIR
General
1 4 (21.05%) Banking
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
3 2 (10.53%) Retail
3 2 (10.53%) Retail Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Developer in Test
2 7 (36.84%) Java Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Test Automation Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Automation Tester
3 6 (31.58%) Tester
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Developer
4 3 (15.79%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Agile .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Java Web Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Test Specialist
5 2 (10.53%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Test Automation Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Test Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) SOAP
2 9 (47.37%) Web Services
3 7 (36.84%) HTML
4 6 (31.58%) REST
4 6 (31.58%) Spring
5 5 (26.32%) CSS
5 5 (26.32%) HTML5
6 4 (21.05%) J2EE
6 4 (21.05%) JSP
6 4 (21.05%) Node.js
6 4 (21.05%) XML
7 3 (15.79%) CSS3
8 2 (10.53%) Ajax
8 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
8 2 (10.53%) Java EE
8 2 (10.53%) jQuery
8 2 (10.53%) JSON
8 2 (10.53%) RESTful
8 2 (10.53%) Spring MVC
8 2 (10.53%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) N-Tier
2 3 (15.79%) Online Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) Client/Server
3 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (10.53%) Fintech
4 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Unix
2 3 (15.79%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) TDD
3 9 (47.37%) Test Automation
4 6 (31.58%) Web Development
5 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
5 5 (26.32%) Microservices
5 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
6 4 (21.05%) Automation Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Functional Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Regression Testing
6 4 (21.05%) SDLC
6 4 (21.05%) SOA
6 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
7 3 (15.79%) BDD
7 3 (15.79%) Scrum
8 2 (10.53%) Change Management
8 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (10.53%) MVC
8 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
8 2 (10.53%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) Java
2 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 6 (31.58%) SQL
4 3 (15.79%) Python
5 2 (10.53%) C
5 2 (10.53%) C#
5 2 (10.53%) Jython
5 2 (10.53%) Perl
5 2 (10.53%) PHP
5 2 (10.53%) Ruby
5 2 (10.53%) VBScript
6 1 (5.26%) C++
6 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) ISEB
1 2 (10.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) SDET
2 4 (21.05%) QA
3 2 (10.53%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle
2 4 (21.05%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) Green Hat
3 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com