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 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 44 51 50
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 12 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.06% 0.96% 0.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.00% 5.32% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 1
Median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
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 Essex region.

Development Applications Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
75 94 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 19.13% 18.11% 11.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 71 26
Median daily rate £375 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 10
Median hourly rate £36.00 £45.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.40 £39.80 £34.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.70 £45.00 £40.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.06 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.65% +8.10%

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 17 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
Southend-on-Sea - 5 £475 - 1
SoapUI
East of England

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 17 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 Essex region with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 15 (100.00%) Web Services
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (93.33%) DevOps
3 12 (80.00%) TDD
4 10 (66.67%) Java
5 9 (60.00%) SAP
5 9 (60.00%) SOA
5 9 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (60.00%) Electronics
5 9 (60.00%) Telecoms
5 9 (60.00%) Finance
5 9 (60.00%) Manufacturing
5 9 (60.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 9 (60.00%) Marketing
5 9 (60.00%) Scrum
5 9 (60.00%) Programme Management
5 9 (60.00%) SOAP
5 9 (60.00%) Digital Marketing
5 9 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (53.33%) Integration Testing
6 8 (53.33%) Test Automation
7 7 (46.67%) Groovy
7 7 (46.67%) Jenkins
8 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
8 6 (40.00%) Selenium
8 6 (40.00%) Open Source
8 6 (40.00%) Java EE
8 6 (40.00%) XDoclet
8 6 (40.00%) Automated Testing
8 6 (40.00%) EJB

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 6 (40.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 9 (60.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (6.67%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Jenkins
2 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (40.00%) Selenium
2 6 (40.00%) XDoclet
General
1 9 (60.00%) Electronics
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
1 9 (60.00%) Manufacturing
1 9 (60.00%) Marketing
1 9 (60.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Test Automation Specialist
1 8 (53.33%) Test Specialist
2 6 (40.00%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (13.33%) QA Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Tester
4 1 (6.67%) QA Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) QA Test Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Automation Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Test Automation Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Tester
4 1 (6.67%) SOA Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) SOA Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Test Automation Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) Web Services
2 9 (60.00%) SOAP
3 6 (40.00%) EJB
3 6 (40.00%) Java EE
4 1 (6.67%) Dropwizard
4 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
4 1 (6.67%) JAX-RS
4 1 (6.67%) JSON
4 1 (6.67%) JSON Schema
4 1 (6.67%) Middleware
4 1 (6.67%) XSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (93.33%) DevOps
3 12 (80.00%) TDD
4 9 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (60.00%) Digital Marketing
4 9 (60.00%) Programme Management
4 9 (60.00%) Scrum
4 9 (60.00%) SOA
5 8 (53.33%) Integration Testing
5 8 (53.33%) Test Automation
6 6 (40.00%) Automated Testing
6 6 (40.00%) Open Source
7 3 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
8 2 (13.33%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) Groovy
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) SAP
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle