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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 403 458 453
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -5
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 232 150 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.46% 0.30% 0.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.03% 2.32% 2.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 94 99
Median daily rate £420 £363 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.86% +3.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £243 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £468 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £350 £376
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £31.75 £24.75 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.28% -17.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £24.75 -
% change year-on-year
+28.28% -
SoapUI
UK

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
7657 6467 6161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.30% 13.09% 12.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 5307 4253 4066
Median daily rate £435 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 116 137
Median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -0.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.75 £22.18 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.56 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.65
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -1.62%

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 27 May 2016.

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 27 May 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
London +34 90 £400 - 22
South East +23 79 £450 +28.57% 15
West Midlands +12 25 £488 -15.21% 3
Yorkshire +24 16 £320 - 3
East of England -5 10 £250 -28.67% 1
North West -24 4 £508 +58.59% 5
South West -12 3 £395 -1.25% 6
East Midlands +9 1 £313 +4.16%
Midlands -2 1 - -
SoapUI
UK

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 England region with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 267 (64.65%) SOAP
2 206 (49.88%) SQL
3 195 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
4 188 (45.52%) Java
5 175 (42.37%) XML
6 156 (37.77%) Selenium
7 147 (35.59%) Oracle
8 136 (32.93%) Web Services
9 102 (24.70%) Maven
10 97 (23.49%) JIRA
11 95 (23.00%) Linux
12 94 (22.76%) Unix
13 84 (20.34%) QA
14 79 (19.13%) Scrum
15 77 (18.64%) Spring
15 77 (18.64%) Security Cleared
16 76 (18.40%) Test Scripting
17 74 (17.92%) HP
18 73 (17.68%) TDD
19 71 (17.19%) SOA
19 71 (17.19%) Cucumber
20 67 (16.22%) Test Automation
20 67 (16.22%) Functional Testing
21 66 (15.98%) BDD
22 65 (15.74%) Jenkins
23 61 (14.77%) Finance
23 61 (14.77%) Git (software)
23 61 (14.77%) SC Cleared
24 60 (14.53%) JavaScript
25 58 (14.04%) JUnit

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 30 (7.26%) WebLogic
2 27 (6.54%) Confluence
3 21 (5.08%) Oracle Service Bus
4 20 (4.84%) JBoss
5 19 (4.60%) WebSphere
6 14 (3.39%) Apache
6 14 (3.39%) CMS
7 11 (2.66%) IIS
8 8 (1.94%) DNN
9 7 (1.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 7 (1.69%) Tomcat
10 6 (1.45%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
10 6 (1.45%) WebLogic Portal
11 4 (0.97%) Liferay
11 4 (0.97%) WebSphere Application Server
12 3 (0.73%) GlassFish
12 3 (0.73%) Mule
13 2 (0.48%) Jetty
13 2 (0.48%) nginx
13 2 (0.48%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (2.42%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.69%) MS Office
3 4 (0.97%) MS Project
4 2 (0.48%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (1.69%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (0.73%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (0.48%) Maximo
3 2 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.48%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.24%) Loan IQ
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.24%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.73%) Boomi
3 3 (0.73%) SaaS
4 2 (0.48%) GitHub
4 2 (0.48%) IaaS
4 2 (0.48%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.84%) HTTP
2 15 (3.63%) SNMP
3 11 (2.66%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.97%) FTP
4 4 (0.97%) HTTPS
4 4 (0.97%) LDAP
4 4 (0.97%) PuTTY
5 2 (0.48%) SSH
6 1 (0.24%) 3GPP
6 1 (0.24%) DWDM
6 1 (0.24%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.24%) MPLS
6 1 (0.24%) SSL
6 1 (0.24%) VPLS
6 1 (0.24%) WebEx
6 1 (0.24%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (11.62%) Oracle Database
2 25 (6.05%) SQL Server
3 24 (5.81%) MongoDB
4 17 (4.12%) Relational Database
5 14 (3.39%) Oracle Database 11g
6 11 (2.66%) RDBMS
7 10 (2.42%) Oracle Reports
7 10 (2.42%) VoltDB
8 8 (1.94%) DB2
8 8 (1.94%) Oracle Database 12c
9 7 (1.69%) JasperReports
10 6 (1.45%) MySQL
11 5 (1.21%) NoSQL
12 4 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (0.97%) Oracle ODI
13 3 (0.73%) Oracle OWB
14 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
14 2 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 1 (0.24%) Big Data
15 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 156 (37.77%) Selenium
2 102 (24.70%) Maven
3 97 (23.49%) JIRA
4 71 (17.19%) Cucumber
5 65 (15.74%) Jenkins
6 61 (14.77%) Git (software)
7 58 (14.04%) JUnit
8 57 (13.80%) JMeter
9 44 (10.65%) WebDriver
10 37 (8.96%) SpecFlow
11 35 (8.47%) Eclipse
12 31 (7.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 29 (7.02%) Ant
14 28 (6.78%) HP UFT
15 27 (6.54%) LoadRunner
16 25 (6.05%) Subversion
17 19 (4.60%) Hudson
18 16 (3.87%) JBehave
19 15 (3.63%) Protractor
20 14 (3.39%) Gradle
General
1 61 (14.77%) Finance
2 57 (13.80%) Banking
3 32 (7.75%) Telecoms
4 17 (4.12%) Retail
5 9 (2.18%) Pharmaceutical
6 7 (1.69%) Financial Institution
6 7 (1.69%) Marketing
7 4 (0.97%) Games
7 4 (0.97%) Retail Banking
8 3 (0.73%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.73%) Legal
8 3 (0.73%) Private Banking
9 2 (0.48%) Automotive
9 2 (0.48%) Publishing
10 1 (0.24%) Back Office
10 1 (0.24%) French Language
10 1 (0.24%) International Banking
10 1 (0.24%) Local Government
10 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 121 (29.30%) Analyst
2 117 (28.33%) Test Analyst
3 82 (19.85%) Developer
4 64 (15.50%) Tester
5 59 (14.29%) Architect
6 55 (13.32%) Java Developer
7 34 (8.23%) Automation Test Analyst
8 31 (7.51%) Test Manager
9 27 (6.54%) Software Architect
10 25 (6.05%) Developer in Test
11 24 (5.81%) Designer
12 22 (5.33%) SOA Designer
12 22 (5.33%) Solutions Designer
12 22 (5.33%) XML Analyst
13 21 (5.08%) QA Analyst
13 21 (5.08%) SOA Solution Designer
14 20 (4.84%) Test Engineer
15 19 (4.60%) Automation Tester
15 19 (4.60%) QA Engineer
16 18 (4.36%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 267 (64.65%) SOAP
2 175 (42.37%) XML
3 136 (32.93%) Web Services
4 77 (18.64%) Spring
5 53 (12.83%) REST
5 53 (12.83%) XSD
6 46 (11.14%) Hibernate
7 41 (9.93%) .NET
7 41 (9.93%) HTML
8 37 (8.96%) XML Messaging
9 35 (8.47%) WSDL
10 33 (7.99%) Java EE
10 33 (7.99%) RESTful
11 32 (7.75%) JMS
12 31 (7.51%) AngularJS
13 29 (7.02%) Gherkin
14 28 (6.78%) Ajax
15 27 (6.54%) Spring Boot
16 26 (6.30%) J2EE
17 24 (5.81%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (6.54%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (2.91%) Computer Science
2 12 (2.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (1.45%) Mobile App
4 5 (1.21%) Client/Server
5 4 (0.97%) Biometrics
5 4 (0.97%) DataPower
5 4 (0.97%) User Experience
6 3 (0.73%) Clustering
6 3 (0.73%) Data Integration
6 3 (0.73%) Replication
7 2 (0.48%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.48%) iPad
7 2 (0.48%) iPhone
7 2 (0.48%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.48%) Online Games
7 2 (0.48%) Smart Energy
7 2 (0.48%) Smart Meter
7 2 (0.48%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 95 (23.00%) Linux
2 94 (22.76%) Unix
3 25 (6.05%) Windows
4 8 (1.94%) Solaris
5 6 (1.45%) Windows Server
6 4 (0.97%) Android
7 3 (0.73%) AIX
8 2 (0.48%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.48%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.48%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (19.13%) Scrum
3 76 (18.40%) Test Scripting
4 73 (17.68%) TDD
5 71 (17.19%) SOA
6 67 (16.22%) Functional Testing
6 67 (16.22%) Test Automation
7 66 (15.98%) BDD
8 55 (13.32%) Test Planning
9 53 (12.83%) Continuous Integration
10 51 (12.35%) Integration Testing
11 49 (11.86%) Test Strategy
12 48 (11.62%) Use Case
13 42 (10.17%) Performance Testing
14 38 (9.20%) Test Management
15 35 (8.47%) Regression Testing
16 34 (8.23%) E-Commerce
16 34 (8.23%) Waterfall
17 33 (7.99%) System Testing
18 31 (7.51%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 206 (49.88%) SQL
2 188 (45.52%) Java
3 60 (14.53%) JavaScript
4 47 (11.38%) PL/SQL
5 38 (9.20%) C#
6 30 (7.26%) Groovy
7 22 (5.33%) Shell Script
8 21 (5.08%) Ruby
9 18 (4.36%) Python
10 9 (2.18%) VBScript
11 8 (1.94%) CoffeeScript
11 8 (1.94%) Scala
12 7 (1.69%) Bash Shell
12 7 (1.69%) VBA
13 6 (1.45%) Perl
14 5 (1.21%) VB
15 4 (0.97%) ActionScript
15 4 (0.97%) ActionScript 2.0
16 3 (0.73%) C++
16 3 (0.73%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 77 (18.64%) Security Cleared
2 61 (14.77%) SC Cleared
3 42 (10.17%) ISTQB
4 35 (8.47%) ISEB
5 20 (4.84%) Degree
6 10 (2.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (1.69%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.24%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.24%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (20.34%) QA
2 4 (0.97%) WCAG
System Software
1 23 (5.57%) Docker
2 5 (1.21%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.48%) Cygwin
3 2 (0.48%) KVM
4 1 (0.24%) NFS
Systems Management
1 50 (12.11%) HP Quality Center
2 29 (7.02%) Puppet
3 22 (5.33%) Graphite
4 13 (3.15%) Grafana
5 7 (1.69%) TIBCO Hawk
6 5 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (1.21%) WebSphere Cast Iron
7 2 (0.48%) CA Service Virtualization
7 2 (0.48%) CA Wily
8 1 (0.24%) Kibana
8 1 (0.24%) logstash
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 147 (35.59%) Oracle
2 74 (17.92%) HP
3 20 (4.84%) IBM
4 19 (4.60%) Informatica
4 19 (4.60%) Microsoft
5 14 (3.39%) Rally
6 13 (3.15%) Atlassian
7 11 (2.66%) TIBCO
8 9 (2.18%) Dynatrace
9 8 (1.94%) AppDynamics
9 8 (1.94%) New Relic
10 7 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (1.21%) SAP
11 5 (1.21%) Sonatype
11 5 (1.21%) webMethods
12 4 (0.97%) Canoo
12 4 (0.97%) Compaq
12 4 (0.97%) Pegasus
12 4 (0.97%) Talend
12 4 (0.97%) Terracotta
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