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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 126 113 148
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +35
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 7 31 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.28% 1.05% 0.069%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.99% 7.49% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 20 1
Median daily rate £250 £255 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% -20.31%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £343
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +9.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £31.75 £38.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.53% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £36.00 -
% change year-on-year
-11.80% -
SoapUI
England

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
352 414 406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 13.90% 14.07% 13.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 241 232
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 28
Median hourly rate £36.00 £38.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £32.50 £31.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.78 £51.30 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.04% -2.01%

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
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 28 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -6 5 £250 -3.84%
Hertfordshire +12 1 £370 -17.77% 2
Cambridgeshire +7 1 - -
SoapUI
England

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 East of England region with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 16 (76.19%) SOAP
1 16 (76.19%) Web Services
2 13 (61.90%) SQL
3 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (47.62%) Java
5 9 (42.86%) XML
6 7 (33.33%) Oracle
6 7 (33.33%) HTML
6 7 (33.33%) Agile Testing
7 6 (28.57%) Ant
7 6 (28.57%) C#
7 6 (28.57%) TDD
7 6 (28.57%) Maven
7 6 (28.57%) Test Scripting
8 5 (23.81%) Integration Testing
8 5 (23.81%) QA
8 5 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (23.81%) Unix
8 5 (23.81%) ISEB
8 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
8 5 (23.81%) Test Planning
8 5 (23.81%) HTML5
8 5 (23.81%) SpecFlow
8 5 (23.81%) System Integration Testing
9 4 (19.05%) ATDD
9 4 (19.05%) REST
9 4 (19.05%) Cucumber
9 4 (19.05%) BDD
9 4 (19.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (19.05%) AngularJS

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 4 (19.05%) WebLogic
1 4 (19.05%) WebSphere
2 3 (14.29%) JBoss
2 3 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (9.52%) GlassFish
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (9.52%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 3 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Maximo
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle HRMS
2 1 (4.76%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.76%) Big Data
3 1 (4.76%) DB2
3 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Ant
1 6 (28.57%) Maven
2 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
2 5 (23.81%) SpecFlow
3 4 (19.05%) Cucumber
3 4 (19.05%) JIRA
3 4 (19.05%) Selenium
4 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
5 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.76%) Gradle
5 1 (4.76%) LoadUI
5 1 (4.76%) PVCS
5 1 (4.76%) Subversion
5 1 (4.76%) TestDirector
General
1 2 (9.52%) Automotive
1 2 (9.52%) Legal
1 2 (9.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) Analyst
1 4 (19.05%) Developer
1 4 (19.05%) Java Developer
1 4 (19.05%) Test Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Functional Tester
2 3 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Test Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Tester
2 3 (14.29%) UI Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) C++ Developer
3 2 (9.52%) C++/Java Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Lead Architect
3 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Systems Test Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Test Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Test Leader
3 2 (9.52%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (76.19%) SOAP
1 16 (76.19%) Web Services
2 9 (42.86%) XML
3 7 (33.33%) HTML
4 5 (23.81%) HTML5
5 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
5 4 (19.05%) REST
6 3 (14.29%) Ajax
6 3 (14.29%) CSS
6 3 (14.29%) JPA
6 3 (14.29%) Silverlight
6 3 (14.29%) Struts
6 3 (14.29%) WSDL
7 2 (9.52%) Ext JS
7 2 (9.52%) Java EE
7 2 (9.52%) Java SE
7 2 (9.52%) JSR 170
7 2 (9.52%) Spring
7 2 (9.52%) Spring MVC
7 2 (9.52%) TopLink
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 2 (9.52%) Clustering
2 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
2 2 (9.52%) Replication
2 2 (9.52%) User Experience
3 1 (4.76%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (4.76%) iPad
3 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Unix
2 4 (19.05%) Linux
3 3 (14.29%) Windows
4 2 (9.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (33.33%) Agile Testing
3 6 (28.57%) TDD
3 6 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 5 (23.81%) Integration Testing
4 5 (23.81%) System Integration Testing
4 5 (23.81%) Test Planning
4 5 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (19.05%) ATDD
5 4 (19.05%) BDD
5 4 (19.05%) Scrum
6 3 (14.29%) Automated Testing
6 3 (14.29%) CRM
6 3 (14.29%) Defect Management
6 3 (14.29%) Functional Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Process Improvement
6 3 (14.29%) SDLC
6 3 (14.29%) Software Testing
6 3 (14.29%) V-Model
6 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) SQL
2 10 (47.62%) Java
3 6 (28.57%) C#
4 4 (19.05%) Groovy
4 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.52%) C++
5 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
5 2 (9.52%) Ruby
6 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) ISEB
2 4 (19.05%) ISTQB
2 4 (19.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (14.29%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.76%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) HP
3 2 (9.52%) IBM
3 2 (9.52%) Infor
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (9.52%) SAP
4 1 (4.76%) BMC
4 1 (4.76%) CA
4 1 (4.76%) Rally
4 1 (4.76%) Remedy