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 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SmartBear Software SoapUI
UK / England
Rank 370 428 477
Rank change year-on-year
+58 +49
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 210 165 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.51% 0.35% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.10% 2.34% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 111 67
Median daily rate £400 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.26%
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
6775 7042 6277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.61% 15.13% 13.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4522 4731 4347
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 182 109
Median hourly rate £41.50 £41.25 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% +11.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £24.23 £23.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £50.78 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £41.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +10.81%

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 21 January 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 21 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
London +26 72 £450 +12.50% 16
South East -6 33 £375 -7.69% 8
East of England +20 30 £450 +19.60% 2
South West +28 18 £325 - 10
East Midlands +9 15 £375 +36.36%
Yorkshire +14 12 £295 +4.88% 14
North West +27 10 £323 +4.28% 4
West Midlands +13 10 £288 -42.50% 1
North East -11 4 £313 -
SoapUI
UK

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 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 England region with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 283 (65.97%) Agile Software Development
2 282 (65.73%) Selenium
3 274 (63.87%) Java
4 205 (47.79%) SOAP
5 165 (38.46%) QA
6 164 (38.23%) JIRA
7 154 (35.90%) Cucumber
7 154 (35.90%) Web Services
8 151 (35.20%) Test Automation
9 147 (34.27%) BDD
10 140 (32.63%) Scrum
11 134 (31.24%) SQL
12 127 (29.60%) WebDriver
13 116 (27.04%) Jenkins
14 108 (25.17%) Git (software)
15 104 (24.24%) TDD
16 100 (23.31%) JMeter
17 99 (23.08%) Automated Testing
17 99 (23.08%) RESTful
18 97 (22.61%) Continuous Integration
18 97 (22.61%) Maven
18 97 (22.61%) JUnit
19 92 (21.45%) XML
20 86 (20.05%) Test Scripting
21 85 (19.81%) Spring
22 74 (17.25%) Gherkin
23 71 (16.55%) Confluence
24 67 (15.62%) Integration Testing
25 66 (15.38%) Finance
26 65 (15.15%) Groovy

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 71 (16.55%) Confluence
2 47 (10.96%) Tomcat
3 23 (5.36%) WebLogic
4 21 (4.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 18 (4.20%) JBoss
5 18 (4.20%) WebSphere
6 16 (3.73%) Apache Solr
7 11 (2.56%) Apache
8 7 (1.63%) CMS
8 7 (1.63%) IIS
9 4 (0.93%) Documentum
9 4 (0.93%) Drupal
9 4 (0.93%) GlassFish
10 3 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.47%) Mule
11 2 (0.47%) Mule ESB
11 2 (0.47%) Oracle BPEL
12 1 (0.23%) Apache ServiceMix
12 1 (0.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (2.56%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.17%) MS Office
3 3 (0.70%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (3.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (1.40%) Magento
3 3 (0.70%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 24 (5.59%) GitHub
2 13 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.47%) IBM Cloud
4 2 (0.47%) OpenShift
4 2 (0.47%) SaaS
4 2 (0.47%) SoftLayer
5 1 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.23%) Boomi
5 1 (0.23%) Force.com
5 1 (0.23%) IaaS
5 1 (0.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.03%) HTTP
2 8 (1.86%) FTP
2 8 (1.86%) Internet
2 8 (1.86%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.17%) PuTTY
4 4 (0.93%) Firewall
4 4 (0.93%) LDAP
5 2 (0.47%) Kerberos
5 2 (0.47%) SNMP
6 1 (0.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (6.53%) MySQL
2 14 (3.26%) SQL Server
3 11 (2.56%) MongoDB
4 9 (2.10%) DB2
5 8 (1.86%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (1.63%) NoSQL
7 6 (1.40%) DbVisualizer
8 5 (1.17%) Oracle Database
9 4 (0.93%) Big Data
9 4 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (0.93%) Redis
10 3 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.70%) SQL Navigator
11 2 (0.47%) IBM InfoSphere
11 2 (0.47%) Oracle OWB
11 2 (0.47%) RethinkDB
11 2 (0.47%) SQLite
11 2 (0.47%) SQLPlus
12 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 282 (65.73%) Selenium
2 164 (38.23%) JIRA
3 154 (35.90%) Cucumber
4 127 (29.60%) WebDriver
5 116 (27.04%) Jenkins
6 108 (25.17%) Git (software)
7 100 (23.31%) JMeter
8 97 (22.61%) JUnit
8 97 (22.61%) Maven
9 51 (11.89%) Ant
10 45 (10.49%) LoadRunner
11 36 (8.39%) SpecFlow
12 32 (7.46%) JBehave
13 31 (7.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 31 (7.23%) HP UFT
14 29 (6.76%) NUnit
15 27 (6.29%) TeamCity
16 26 (6.06%) Zephyr
17 20 (4.66%) Subversion
18 18 (4.20%) Gradle
General
1 66 (15.38%) Finance
2 31 (7.23%) Retail
3 24 (5.59%) Telecoms
4 20 (4.66%) Banking
5 17 (3.96%) Marketing
6 15 (3.50%) Electronics
6 15 (3.50%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.63%) Games
8 5 (1.17%) Retail Banking
9 3 (0.70%) Billing
9 3 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.23%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 122 (28.44%) Tester
2 116 (27.04%) Analyst
3 108 (25.17%) Test Analyst
4 85 (19.81%) Developer
5 76 (17.72%) Automation Tester
6 50 (11.66%) Java Developer
7 48 (11.19%) Automation Test Analyst
8 36 (8.39%) Test Engineer
9 26 (6.06%) Developer in Test
10 25 (5.83%) QA Tester
10 25 (5.83%) Selenium Automation Tester
10 25 (5.83%) Selenium Tester
10 25 (5.83%) Test Leader
11 23 (5.36%) Java Automation Tester
12 20 (4.66%) Selenium Test Analyst
13 17 (3.96%) Test Automation Engineer
13 17 (3.96%) Test Specialist
14 16 (3.73%) Automation Test Lead
14 16 (3.73%) Software Tester
15 15 (3.50%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 205 (47.79%) SOAP
2 154 (35.90%) Web Services
3 99 (23.08%) RESTful
4 92 (21.45%) XML
5 85 (19.81%) Spring
6 74 (17.25%) Gherkin
7 64 (14.92%) REST
8 50 (11.66%) JSON
9 41 (9.56%) Hibernate
10 39 (9.09%) HTML
11 36 (8.39%) J2EE
12 31 (7.23%) .NET
13 29 (6.76%) XSD
14 28 (6.53%) CSS
14 28 (6.53%) JMS
15 18 (4.20%) Drools
15 18 (4.20%) Java EE
16 17 (3.96%) WSDL
17 15 (3.50%) JDBC
18 12 (2.80%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 25 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (4.43%) Mobile App
3 12 (2.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (1.86%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.40%) N-Tier
6 5 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (0.93%) Algorithms
7 4 (0.93%) Data Integration
7 4 (0.93%) Mainframe
7 4 (0.93%) Online Banking
8 3 (0.70%) DataPower
8 3 (0.70%) Fintech
9 2 (0.47%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.47%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.47%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.47%) iPad
9 2 (0.47%) IVR
9 2 (0.47%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.23%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.23%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 52 (12.12%) Unix
2 36 (8.39%) Linux
3 26 (6.06%) Windows
4 15 (3.50%) Apple iOS
5 12 (2.80%) Android
6 2 (0.47%) AIX
7 1 (0.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 283 (65.97%) Agile Software Development
2 151 (35.20%) Test Automation
3 147 (34.27%) BDD
4 140 (32.63%) Scrum
5 104 (24.24%) TDD
6 99 (23.08%) Automated Testing
7 97 (22.61%) Continuous Integration
8 86 (20.05%) Test Scripting
9 67 (15.62%) Integration Testing
10 65 (15.15%) API Testing
11 64 (14.92%) Continuous Delivery
12 63 (14.69%) Performance Testing
13 61 (14.22%) Defect Management
13 61 (14.22%) Unit Testing
14 59 (13.75%) Automation Testing
14 59 (13.75%) Kanban
15 51 (11.89%) Functional Testing
16 50 (11.66%) Regression Testing
17 47 (10.96%) Non-Functional Testing
17 47 (10.96%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 274 (63.87%) Java
2 134 (31.24%) SQL
3 65 (15.15%) Groovy
4 60 (13.99%) C#
5 54 (12.59%) JavaScript
6 49 (11.42%) Python
7 33 (7.69%) Ruby
8 28 (6.53%) Scala
9 22 (5.13%) Perl
10 18 (4.20%) Shell Script
11 10 (2.33%) PHP
11 10 (2.33%) PL/SQL
12 9 (2.10%) C
12 9 (2.10%) XPath
13 8 (1.86%) C++
14 6 (1.40%) VBScript
15 4 (0.93%) AspectJ
15 4 (0.93%) T-SQL
16 3 (0.70%) Jython
16 3 (0.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 40 (9.32%) ISEB
2 35 (8.16%) ISTQB
3 27 (6.29%) Security Cleared
4 21 (4.90%) Degree
5 14 (3.26%) SC Cleared
6 13 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 12 (2.80%) DV Cleared
8 11 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 165 (38.46%) QA
2 43 (10.02%) SDET
3 4 (0.93%) WCAG
4 2 (0.47%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.23%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (1.17%) Active Directory
1 5 (1.17%) Docker
1 5 (1.17%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 26 (6.06%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (1.63%) Puppet
3 4 (0.93%) Grafana
3 4 (0.93%) Kibana
3 4 (0.93%) logstash
4 3 (0.70%) Ansible
5 2 (0.47%) CloudHub
5 2 (0.47%) Consul
5 2 (0.47%) Graphite
5 2 (0.47%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.47%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.23%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.23%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 60 (13.99%) Atlassian
2 54 (12.59%) Oracle
3 29 (6.76%) HP
4 23 (5.36%) Microsoft
5 22 (5.13%) IBM
6 21 (4.90%) hybris
7 15 (3.50%) SAP
8 8 (1.86%) Google
9 6 (1.40%) CA Agile Central
9 6 (1.40%) Green Hat
10 5 (1.17%) Pega
11 4 (0.93%) Avaya
11 4 (0.93%) Genesys
11 4 (0.93%) Guidewire
11 4 (0.93%) Informatica
11 4 (0.93%) KANA
11 4 (0.93%) MuleSoft
11 4 (0.93%) webMethods
12 3 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.70%) VMware
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