The table below looks at the statistics for SoapUI skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SoapUI over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SmartBear Software SoapUI
England / East of England
Rank 90 117 118
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +1
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 30 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.40% 0.35% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.15% 2.61% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 6 2
Median daily rate £450 £351 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.11% -6.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £263 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
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 East of England region.

Development Applications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
368 307 359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.20% 13.33% 14.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 198 222
Median daily rate £420 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 27 18
Median hourly rate £40.50 £50.09 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.14% +39.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.65 £39.63 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.78 £40.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.06 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.65% +8.10%

SoapUI
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

SoapUI Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

SoapUI
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

SoapUI Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

SoapUI
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SoapUI across the East of England region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

SoapUI Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

SoapUI
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SoapUI across the East of England region.

SoapUI Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

SoapUI
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SoapUI within the East of England region over the 3 months to 17 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
Essex +7 12 £475 +11.76% 2
Bedfordshire +12 8 £423 -
Hertfordshire +7 7 £375 -
Cambridgeshire 0 3 - -
SoapUI
England

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 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 East of England region with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 55 (90.16%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (77.05%) Selenium
3 42 (68.85%) Java
4 41 (67.21%) Test Automation
5 37 (60.66%) Cucumber
6 36 (59.02%) Continuous Integration
6 36 (59.02%) JIRA
7 31 (50.82%) TDD
7 31 (50.82%) WebDriver
7 31 (50.82%) BDD
8 27 (44.26%) Jenkins
9 26 (42.62%) ATDD
9 26 (42.62%) JUnit
10 25 (40.98%) JBehave
10 25 (40.98%) Continuous Delivery
11 24 (39.34%) Git (software)
12 23 (37.70%) QA
12 23 (37.70%) Web Services
12 23 (37.70%) Scrum
13 22 (36.07%) Maven
14 21 (34.43%) TeamCity
15 20 (32.79%) Ruby
15 20 (32.79%) Python
15 20 (32.79%) C#
15 20 (32.79%) Gherkin
16 19 (31.15%) SQL
17 18 (29.51%) Open Source
18 17 (27.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 17 (27.87%) E-Commerce
19 16 (26.23%) Automated Testing

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 13 (21.31%) Tomcat
2 11 (18.03%) Confluence
3 6 (9.84%) WebLogic
4 5 (8.20%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.28%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (14.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (8.20%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.20%) DB2
1 5 (8.20%) DbVisualizer
2 2 (3.28%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.28%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.64%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 47 (77.05%) Selenium
2 37 (60.66%) Cucumber
3 36 (59.02%) JIRA
4 31 (50.82%) WebDriver
5 27 (44.26%) Jenkins
6 26 (42.62%) JUnit
7 25 (40.98%) JBehave
8 24 (39.34%) Git (software)
9 22 (36.07%) Maven
10 21 (34.43%) TeamCity
11 17 (27.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 14 (22.95%) JMeter
12 14 (22.95%) SpecFlow
13 13 (21.31%) TestNG
14 9 (14.75%) Ant
14 9 (14.75%) NUnit
15 6 (9.84%) Appium
15 6 (9.84%) FitNesse
15 6 (9.84%) XDoclet
16 5 (8.20%) Robot Framework
General
1 15 (24.59%) Finance
2 11 (18.03%) Telecoms
3 9 (14.75%) Electronics
3 9 (14.75%) Manufacturing
3 9 (14.75%) Marketing
3 9 (14.75%) Retail
4 2 (3.28%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.64%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (29.51%) Automation Tester
1 18 (29.51%) Tester
2 13 (21.31%) Developer
2 13 (21.31%) Test Engineer
3 10 (16.39%) Java Developer
4 8 (13.11%) Java Automation Tester
4 8 (13.11%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 8 (13.11%) Selenium Tester
4 8 (13.11%) Test Automation Engineer
4 8 (13.11%) Test Automation Specialist
4 8 (13.11%) Test Specialist
5 6 (9.84%) Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) Developer in Test
5 6 (9.84%) Senior Test Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) Software Developer
5 6 (9.84%) Test Analyst
6 5 (8.20%) Automation Test Analyst
6 5 (8.20%) C# Developer
6 5 (8.20%) C# Software Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (37.70%) Web Services
2 20 (32.79%) Gherkin
3 14 (22.95%) SOAP
3 14 (22.95%) Spring
4 13 (21.31%) RESTful
5 7 (11.48%) Hibernate
6 6 (9.84%) EJB
6 6 (9.84%) Java EE
7 5 (8.20%) HTML
7 5 (8.20%) J2EE
7 5 (8.20%) REST
7 5 (8.20%) XML
8 4 (6.56%) .NET
9 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (3.28%) WCF
10 1 (1.64%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.64%) Dropwizard
10 1 (1.64%) JAX-RS
10 1 (1.64%) JSON
10 1 (1.64%) JSON Schema
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) Mobile App
2 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.48%) Android
1 7 (11.48%) Apple iOS
1 7 (11.48%) Unix
2 2 (3.28%) Linux
2 2 (3.28%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (90.16%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (67.21%) Test Automation
3 36 (59.02%) Continuous Integration
4 31 (50.82%) BDD
4 31 (50.82%) TDD
5 26 (42.62%) ATDD
6 25 (40.98%) Continuous Delivery
7 23 (37.70%) Scrum
8 18 (29.51%) Open Source
9 17 (27.87%) E-Commerce
10 16 (26.23%) Automated Testing
11 15 (24.59%) DevOps
12 14 (22.95%) Automation Testing
13 13 (21.31%) Kanban
13 13 (21.31%) Non-Functional Testing
14 12 (19.67%) Defect Management
14 12 (19.67%) Feature Driven Development
14 12 (19.67%) Test Scripting
15 11 (18.03%) Integration Testing
15 11 (18.03%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (68.85%) Java
2 20 (32.79%) C#
2 20 (32.79%) Python
2 20 (32.79%) Ruby
3 19 (31.15%) SQL
4 13 (21.31%) Perl
5 12 (19.67%) JavaScript
6 8 (13.11%) Groovy
7 2 (3.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (6.56%) Degree
2 3 (4.92%) ISEB
3 2 (3.28%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.64%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (37.70%) QA
2 16 (26.23%) SDET
Vendors
1 11 (18.03%) Atlassian
2 9 (14.75%) SAP
3 6 (9.84%) Oracle
4 5 (8.20%) hybris
4 5 (8.20%) IBM
5 4 (6.56%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.28%) Xamarin