The table below looks at the statistics for SoapUI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SoapUI over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 52 38 58
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +20
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 5 17 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.12% 3.07% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.26% 14.66% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 1
Median daily rate £250 £375 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -1.96%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £31.75 £36.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.80% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £24.75 -
% change year-on-year
+28.28% -
SoapUI
East of 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 Essex region.

Development Applications Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
54 116 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 12.05% 20.94% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 72 43
Median daily rate £350 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £170 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 10
Median hourly rate £30.50 £42.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.38% +18.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £38.40 £29.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £46.70 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -0.79%

SoapUI
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

SoapUI Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

SoapUI
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

SoapUI Daily Rate Trend in Essex

SoapUI
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

SoapUI Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

SoapUI
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SoapUI within the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 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
Basildon +5 1 - -
SoapUI
East of England

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 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 Essex region with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 9 (90.00%) SQL
1 9 (90.00%) SOAP
1 9 (90.00%) Web Services
2 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 8 (80.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) XML
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) TDD
3 5 (50.00%) HTML5
4 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
4 4 (40.00%) BDD
4 4 (40.00%) JPA
4 4 (40.00%) REST
4 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Integration Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Ajax
4 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
4 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
4 4 (40.00%) Selenium
4 4 (40.00%) CSS
4 4 (40.00%) ATDD
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Testing
4 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (40.00%) System Integration Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Maven
4 4 (40.00%) Unix
4 4 (40.00%) Linux

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 (40.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (30.00%) GlassFish
2 3 (30.00%) JBoss
2 3 (30.00%) WebLogic Portal
2 3 (30.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Ant
1 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (40.00%) Maven
1 4 (40.00%) Selenium
2 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (30.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (10.00%) JIRA
3 1 (10.00%) LoadUI
General
1 3 (30.00%) Legal
1 3 (30.00%) Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) C++ Developer
2 3 (30.00%) C++/Java Developer
2 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL Developer
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Test Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Web Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) SOAP
1 9 (90.00%) Web Services
2 8 (80.00%) HTML
3 5 (50.00%) HTML5
3 5 (50.00%) XML
4 4 (40.00%) Ajax
4 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (40.00%) CSS
4 4 (40.00%) JPA
4 4 (40.00%) REST
4 4 (40.00%) Struts
5 3 (30.00%) EclipseLink
5 3 (30.00%) Java SE
5 3 (30.00%) JAX-RS
5 3 (30.00%) JSR 170
5 3 (30.00%) OSGi
5 3 (30.00%) SAML
5 3 (30.00%) Spring
5 3 (30.00%) TopLink
5 3 (30.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (30.00%) Clustering
2 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (30.00%) Replication
2 3 (30.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
1 4 (40.00%) Unix
2 3 (30.00%) Solaris
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) TDD
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Testing
2 4 (40.00%) ATDD
2 4 (40.00%) BDD
2 4 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 4 (40.00%) System Integration Testing
2 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (30.00%) B2C
3 3 (30.00%) CRM
3 3 (30.00%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (30.00%) Information Management
3 3 (30.00%) MVC
3 3 (30.00%) SDLC
3 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (30.00%) User Stories
4 1 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (30.00%) C++
4 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (10.00%) Groovy
5 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Infor
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) BMC
3 1 (10.00%) CA
3 1 (10.00%) Rally
3 1 (10.00%) Remedy