The table below looks at the statistics for SoapUI skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SoapUI over the 3 months to 28 February 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SmartBear Software SoapUI
UK / England
Rank 387 418 459
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +41
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 194 182 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.46% 0.39% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.67% 2.64% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 123 89
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £278 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £478 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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 England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7265 6896 6332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.27% 14.64% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4907 4607 4260
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 181 116
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.07 £29.64 £27.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.68 £53.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%

SoapUI
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SoapUI Jobs Demand Trend in England

SoapUI
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SoapUI Daily Rate Trend in England

SoapUI
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SoapUI across the England region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

SoapUI Daily Rate Histogram in England

SoapUI
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

SoapUI Hourly Rate Trend in England

SoapUI
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 28 February 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
London +5 65 £450 +7.14% 17
East of England +21 37 £440 +10.00% 3
South East -12 25 £400 -5.88% 17
East Midlands +13 17 £375 +36.36% 3
South West +12 17 £325 - 4
Yorkshire +16 9 £295 -12.59% 5
North East - 8 £331 - 1
North West +19 7 £275 -11.29% 2
West Midlands +6 6 £375 -25.00%
SoapUI
UK

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 England region with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 273 (67.24%) Agile Software Development
2 266 (65.52%) Selenium
3 243 (59.85%) Java
4 200 (49.26%) SOAP
5 167 (41.13%) QA
6 157 (38.67%) Web Services
7 146 (35.96%) JIRA
8 145 (35.71%) Test Automation
8 145 (35.71%) Scrum
9 135 (33.25%) BDD
10 131 (32.27%) Cucumber
11 126 (31.03%) SQL
12 115 (28.33%) WebDriver
13 109 (26.85%) Jenkins
14 94 (23.15%) TDD
14 94 (23.15%) Automated Testing
14 94 (23.15%) Git (software)
14 94 (23.15%) RESTful
15 90 (22.17%) Test Scripting
16 87 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
17 83 (20.44%) XML
17 83 (20.44%) Gherkin
18 82 (20.20%) Maven
19 78 (19.21%) JMeter
20 77 (18.97%) Confluence
21 74 (18.23%) API Testing
22 71 (17.49%) JUnit
23 70 (17.24%) Automation Testing
24 68 (16.75%) Performance Testing
25 67 (16.50%) Spring

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in 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 77 (18.97%) Confluence
2 40 (9.85%) Tomcat
3 32 (7.88%) WebLogic
4 19 (4.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 19 (4.68%) WebSphere
5 14 (3.45%) JBoss
6 12 (2.96%) Apache
7 7 (1.72%) Apache Solr
7 7 (1.72%) CMS
8 5 (1.23%) Oracle Service Bus
9 4 (0.99%) Drupal
10 3 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.74%) GlassFish
10 3 (0.74%) IIS
10 3 (0.74%) Oracle BPEL
11 2 (0.49%) Anypoint
11 2 (0.49%) Documentum
11 2 (0.49%) Mule
11 2 (0.49%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (2.96%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.48%) MS Office
3 3 (0.74%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (4.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (1.23%) Magento
3 3 (0.74%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 21 (5.17%) GitHub
2 19 (4.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.49%) IBM Cloud
4 2 (0.49%) OpenShift
4 2 (0.49%) SaaS
4 2 (0.49%) SoftLayer
5 1 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.25%) Boomi
5 1 (0.25%) Firebase
5 1 (0.25%) Force.com
5 1 (0.25%) IaaS
5 1 (0.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.97%) Internet
2 6 (1.48%) FTP
2 6 (1.48%) HTTP
3 5 (1.23%) PuTTY
3 5 (1.23%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.74%) SNMP
4 3 (0.74%) SSL
5 1 (0.25%) Firewall
5 1 (0.25%) LDAP
5 1 (0.25%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (3.45%) MySQL
2 12 (2.96%) SQL Server
3 8 (1.97%) MongoDB
3 8 (1.97%) Oracle Database
3 8 (1.97%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (1.48%) DB2
4 6 (1.48%) NoSQL
4 6 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (1.23%) DbVisualizer
6 4 (0.99%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (0.74%) Big Data
7 3 (0.74%) Redis
8 2 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.49%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.49%) RethinkDB
9 1 (0.25%) GIS
9 1 (0.25%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.25%) SQL Navigator
9 1 (0.25%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 266 (65.52%) Selenium
2 146 (35.96%) JIRA
3 131 (32.27%) Cucumber
4 115 (28.33%) WebDriver
5 109 (26.85%) Jenkins
6 94 (23.15%) Git (software)
7 82 (20.20%) Maven
8 78 (19.21%) JMeter
9 71 (17.49%) JUnit
10 45 (11.08%) LoadRunner
11 44 (10.84%) Ant
12 33 (8.13%) JBehave
13 29 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 28 (6.90%) TeamCity
15 26 (6.40%) SpecFlow
16 24 (5.91%) NUnit
17 23 (5.67%) HP UFT
18 18 (4.43%) Team Foundation Server
19 16 (3.94%) Eclipse
20 15 (3.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 63 (15.52%) Finance
2 26 (6.40%) Telecoms
3 24 (5.91%) Retail
4 22 (5.42%) Marketing
5 19 (4.68%) Electronics
5 19 (4.68%) Manufacturing
6 18 (4.43%) Banking
7 5 (1.23%) Games
8 4 (0.99%) Retail Banking
9 3 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.49%) Advertising
10 2 (0.49%) Billing
10 2 (0.49%) Law
11 1 (0.25%) Back Office
11 1 (0.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 125 (30.79%) Tester
2 103 (25.37%) Analyst
3 95 (23.40%) Test Analyst
4 84 (20.69%) Developer
5 74 (18.23%) Automation Tester
6 49 (12.07%) Java Developer
7 48 (11.82%) Automation Test Analyst
8 37 (9.11%) Test Engineer
9 36 (8.87%) QA Tester
10 28 (6.90%) Selenium Tester
11 27 (6.65%) Selenium Automation Tester
12 26 (6.40%) Java Automation Tester
13 25 (6.16%) Test Leader
14 21 (5.17%) Software Tester
15 20 (4.93%) Developer in Test
16 19 (4.68%) Selenium Test Analyst
17 16 (3.94%) Automation Test Lead
17 16 (3.94%) Test Manager
18 15 (3.69%) Test Automation Engineer
19 14 (3.45%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 200 (49.26%) SOAP
2 157 (38.67%) Web Services
3 94 (23.15%) RESTful
4 83 (20.44%) Gherkin
4 83 (20.44%) XML
5 67 (16.50%) Spring
6 62 (15.27%) REST
7 55 (13.55%) JSON
8 37 (9.11%) HTML
9 35 (8.62%) Hibernate
10 31 (7.64%) XSD
11 29 (7.14%) .NET
12 28 (6.90%) CSS
12 28 (6.90%) J2EE
13 22 (5.42%) JMS
14 19 (4.68%) WSDL
15 14 (3.45%) JDBC
16 12 (2.96%) Java EE
17 11 (2.71%) XSLT
18 10 (2.46%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 26 (6.40%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (5.91%) Mobile App
3 9 (2.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (1.97%) Mainframe
5 7 (1.72%) Client/Server
6 6 (1.48%) N-Tier
7 5 (1.23%) Computer Science
8 4 (0.99%) Online Banking
9 3 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.49%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.49%) Fintech
10 2 (0.49%) iPad
11 1 (0.25%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.25%) DataPower
11 1 (0.25%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.25%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.25%) Online Games
11 1 (0.25%) Smart Meter
11 1 (0.25%) User Experience
11 1 (0.25%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 40 (9.85%) Unix
2 39 (9.61%) Linux
3 24 (5.91%) Windows
4 18 (4.43%) Android
4 18 (4.43%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.74%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.25%) AIX
7 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 273 (67.24%) Agile Software Development
2 145 (35.71%) Scrum
2 145 (35.71%) Test Automation
3 135 (33.25%) BDD
4 94 (23.15%) Automated Testing
4 94 (23.15%) TDD
5 90 (22.17%) Test Scripting
6 87 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
7 74 (18.23%) API Testing
8 70 (17.24%) Automation Testing
9 68 (16.75%) Performance Testing
10 66 (16.26%) Continuous Delivery
10 66 (16.26%) Kanban
11 64 (15.76%) Integration Testing
12 63 (15.52%) Defect Management
13 59 (14.53%) Unit Testing
13 59 (14.53%) User Stories
14 50 (12.32%) Software Engineering
15 46 (11.33%) Open Source
16 44 (10.84%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 243 (59.85%) Java
2 126 (31.03%) SQL
3 62 (15.27%) Groovy
4 55 (13.55%) C#
5 54 (13.30%) JavaScript
6 43 (10.59%) Python
7 32 (7.88%) Scala
8 27 (6.65%) Ruby
9 14 (3.45%) Perl
9 14 (3.45%) Shell Script
10 13 (3.20%) PL/SQL
11 11 (2.71%) C
12 8 (1.97%) PHP
12 8 (1.97%) XPath
13 5 (1.23%) AspectJ
14 4 (0.99%) C++
14 4 (0.99%) T-SQL
14 4 (0.99%) VB.NET
14 4 (0.99%) VBScript
15 3 (0.74%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 38 (9.36%) ISEB
2 35 (8.62%) ISTQB
3 24 (5.91%) Security Cleared
4 14 (3.45%) SC Cleared
5 13 (3.20%) Degree
6 10 (2.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 9 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
7 9 (2.22%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.25%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 167 (41.13%) QA
2 31 (7.64%) SDET
3 6 (1.48%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.49%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.25%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (1.23%) Docker
2 2 (0.49%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (4.68%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.23%) Kibana
2 5 (1.23%) logstash
3 4 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.74%) Ansible
4 3 (0.74%) Grafana
4 3 (0.74%) Puppet
4 3 (0.74%) ZABBIX
5 2 (0.49%) CloudHub
5 2 (0.49%) Consul
5 2 (0.49%) ITRS Geneos
5 2 (0.49%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.25%) Ambari
6 1 (0.25%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.25%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (0.25%) OpenView
6 1 (0.25%) vRealize
6 1 (0.25%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 64 (15.76%) Atlassian
2 53 (13.05%) Oracle
3 33 (8.13%) Microsoft
4 21 (5.17%) HP
5 20 (4.93%) IBM
6 19 (4.68%) SAP
7 11 (2.71%) hybris
8 9 (2.22%) Google
9 6 (1.48%) Pega
10 4 (0.99%) Green Hat
10 4 (0.99%) Guidewire
10 4 (0.99%) Informatica
10 4 (0.99%) MuleSoft
10 4 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (0.99%) VMware
10 4 (0.99%) webMethods
11 3 (0.74%) CA Agile Central
11 3 (0.74%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.49%) Software AG
12 2 (0.49%) Sybase
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