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 30 September 2016 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 160 178 203
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +25
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 12 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.35% 0.22% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.94% 1.43% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 6
Median daily rate £425 £403 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% -0.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £349 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £448 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £358 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.26% +10.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SoapUI
London

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
619 699 811
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 18.10% 15.17% 13.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 500 575 649
Median daily rate £473 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £625 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £357
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Median hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +3.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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 30 September 2016.

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 30 September 2016, 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 20 (86.96%) Selenium
2 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (73.91%) Java
3 14 (60.87%) SOAP
4 13 (56.52%) Web Services
4 13 (56.52%) Jenkins
5 11 (47.83%) WebDriver
6 10 (43.48%) XML
6 10 (43.48%) TDD
6 10 (43.48%) Scrum
6 10 (43.48%) JIRA
7 9 (39.13%) Test Automation
7 9 (39.13%) SOA
7 9 (39.13%) SQL
8 8 (34.78%) Unix
8 8 (34.78%) Spring
8 8 (34.78%) BDD
8 8 (34.78%) Waterfall
9 7 (30.43%) Windows
9 7 (30.43%) J2EE
10 6 (26.09%) HTML
10 6 (26.09%) JSP
10 6 (26.09%) Web Development
10 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
10 6 (26.09%) Exploratory Testing
11 5 (21.74%) Functional Testing
11 5 (21.74%) Open Source
11 5 (21.74%) Automation Testing
11 5 (21.74%) Android
11 5 (21.74%) JMeter

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 5 (21.74%) JBoss
2 3 (13.04%) Mule
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) SNMP
2 2 (8.70%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) DB2
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) SQLPlus
3 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.35%) MySQL
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Navigator
Development Applications
1 20 (86.96%) Selenium
2 13 (56.52%) Jenkins
3 11 (47.83%) WebDriver
4 10 (43.48%) JIRA
5 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
6 5 (21.74%) Ant
6 5 (21.74%) JMeter
6 5 (21.74%) Maven
7 4 (17.39%) eggPlant
7 4 (17.39%) Fiddler
7 4 (17.39%) JUnit
7 4 (17.39%) Xcode
7 4 (17.39%) Zephyr
8 3 (13.04%) Cucumber
8 3 (13.04%) Eclipse
8 3 (13.04%) Subversion
8 3 (13.04%) The Grinder
9 2 (8.70%) HP UFT
9 2 (8.70%) LoadRunner
9 2 (8.70%) Toad
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Retail
4 1 (4.35%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.35%) Games
4 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Agile Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Java Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Tester
4 4 (17.39%) Automation Tester
4 4 (17.39%) J2EE Developer
4 4 (17.39%) J2EE Web Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Java Automation Tester
4 4 (17.39%) Java Web Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Java/J2EE Web Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Mobile Tester
4 4 (17.39%) Web Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Agile Java Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Salesforce.com Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Test Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Agile .NET Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (60.87%) SOAP
2 13 (56.52%) Web Services
3 10 (43.48%) XML
4 8 (34.78%) Spring
5 7 (30.43%) J2EE
6 6 (26.09%) HTML
6 6 (26.09%) JSP
7 5 (21.74%) JSON
8 4 (17.39%) Ajax
8 4 (17.39%) CSS
8 4 (17.39%) Gherkin
8 4 (17.39%) Hibernate
8 4 (17.39%) Spring MVC
9 3 (13.04%) Java RMI
9 3 (13.04%) JavaBeans
9 3 (13.04%) JMS
9 3 (13.04%) REST
9 3 (13.04%) Servlets
9 3 (13.04%) XSD
9 3 (13.04%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Blackberry
2 4 (17.39%) iPhone
3 2 (8.70%) Client/Server
3 2 (8.70%) Fintech
3 2 (8.70%) N-Tier
3 2 (8.70%) User Experience
4 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.35%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Unix
2 7 (30.43%) Windows
3 5 (21.74%) Android
4 4 (17.39%) Mac OS X
5 2 (8.70%) Linux
6 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
6 1 (4.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) Scrum
2 10 (43.48%) TDD
3 9 (39.13%) SOA
3 9 (39.13%) Test Automation
4 8 (34.78%) BDD
4 8 (34.78%) Waterfall
5 6 (26.09%) Exploratory Testing
5 6 (26.09%) Web Development
6 5 (21.74%) Automation Testing
6 5 (21.74%) Functional Testing
6 5 (21.74%) OO
6 5 (21.74%) OOP
6 5 (21.74%) Open Source
6 5 (21.74%) Regression Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Agile Testing
7 4 (17.39%) ITIL
7 4 (17.39%) MVC
8 3 (13.04%) Test Planning
8 3 (13.04%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) Java
2 9 (39.13%) SQL
3 4 (17.39%) Apple Swift
3 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.04%) Apex Code
4 3 (13.04%) C#
4 3 (13.04%) Jython
4 3 (13.04%) Python
4 3 (13.04%) SOQL
5 2 (8.70%) C
5 2 (8.70%) C++
5 2 (8.70%) Perl
5 2 (8.70%) PHP
5 2 (8.70%) Ruby
5 2 (8.70%) VBScript
6 1 (4.35%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) ISEB
1 3 (13.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
2 2 (8.70%) WCAG
3 1 (4.35%) SDET
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (13.04%) Canoo
3 3 (13.04%) HP
4 2 (8.70%) Informatica
5 1 (4.35%) Green Hat