The table below looks at the statistics for SoapUI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SoapUI over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 81 92 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 12 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.04% 0.76% -
As % of the Development Applications category 5.91% 4.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 0
Median daily rate £400 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £370 £335
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +10.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SoapUI
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Development Applications Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
203 300 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 17.55% 19.12% 13.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 195 107
Median daily rate £420 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £12.44 - £14.87
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

SoapUI
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

SoapUI Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

SoapUI
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

SoapUI Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

SoapUI
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SoapUI across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

SoapUI Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

SoapUI
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

SoapUI Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Leeds region with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 20 (90.91%) Selenium
2 18 (81.82%) Java
3 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (54.55%) Test Scripting
5 11 (50.00%) Scrum
5 11 (50.00%) QA
6 10 (45.45%) Usability Testing
6 10 (45.45%) BDD
7 9 (40.91%) Gherkin
7 9 (40.91%) Software Engineering
8 8 (36.36%) Automated Testing
8 8 (36.36%) User Stories
8 8 (36.36%) Defect Management
8 8 (36.36%) Performance Testing
8 8 (36.36%) Security Testing
8 8 (36.36%) Unit Testing
9 7 (31.82%) Groovy
9 7 (31.82%) Test Automation
9 7 (31.82%) Cucumber
10 6 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (27.27%) Automation Testing
10 6 (27.27%) API Testing
10 6 (27.27%) WebDriver
10 6 (27.27%) Kanban
10 6 (27.27%) RESTful
10 6 (27.27%) Scala
10 6 (27.27%) JIRA
10 6 (27.27%) Finance
10 6 (27.27%) ISEB
10 6 (27.27%) SOAP

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
1 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (9.09%) DB2
Development Applications
1 20 (90.91%) Selenium
2 7 (31.82%) Cucumber
3 6 (27.27%) JIRA
3 6 (27.27%) WebDriver
4 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
5 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
5 3 (13.64%) HP UFT
5 3 (13.64%) Zephyr
6 2 (9.09%) Appium
6 2 (9.09%) JUnit
6 2 (9.09%) LoadUI
6 2 (9.09%) SpecFlow
6 2 (9.09%) Subversion
7 1 (4.55%) Ant
7 1 (4.55%) Bitbucket
7 1 (4.55%) JMeter
7 1 (4.55%) LoadRunner
7 1 (4.55%) Maven
7 1 (4.55%) NUnit
7 1 (4.55%) WATIR
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Automation Tester
1 9 (40.91%) Tester
2 7 (31.82%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 7 (31.82%) Selenium Tester
3 5 (22.73%) Java Automation Tester
3 5 (22.73%) Test Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) QA Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) QA Test Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Test Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Agile Test Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Java Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Test Automation Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Test Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Test Automation Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Test Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) Gherkin
2 6 (27.27%) RESTful
2 6 (27.27%) SOAP
2 6 (27.27%) Web Services
3 2 (9.09%) REST
4 1 (4.55%) .NET
4 1 (4.55%) EJB
4 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.55%) J2EE
4 1 (4.55%) JAAS
4 1 (4.55%) JDBC
4 1 (4.55%) JMS
4 1 (4.55%) JTA
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Unix
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (54.55%) Test Scripting
3 11 (50.00%) Scrum
4 10 (45.45%) BDD
4 10 (45.45%) Usability Testing
5 9 (40.91%) Software Engineering
6 8 (36.36%) Automated Testing
6 8 (36.36%) Defect Management
6 8 (36.36%) Performance Testing
6 8 (36.36%) Security Testing
6 8 (36.36%) Unit Testing
6 8 (36.36%) User Stories
7 7 (31.82%) Test Automation
8 6 (27.27%) API Testing
8 6 (27.27%) Automation Testing
8 6 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (27.27%) Kanban
9 5 (22.73%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (22.73%) Exploratory Testing
9 5 (22.73%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) Java
2 7 (31.82%) Groovy
3 6 (27.27%) Scala
4 5 (22.73%) SQL
5 3 (13.64%) C
5 3 (13.64%) C#
6 2 (9.09%) Python
6 2 (9.09%) VBScript
7 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.55%) Ruby
7 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) ISEB
2 3 (13.64%) ISTQB
3 2 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) HP
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft