The table below looks at the statistics for SoapUI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SoapUI over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 104 82 82
Rank change year-on-year
-22 0
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 5 17 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.27% 1.05% 0.080%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.02% 12.14% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 15 1
Median daily rate £508 £320 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.59% -5.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £368 £340
% change year-on-year
+8.84% +8.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £36.00 -
% change year-on-year
-11.80% -
SoapUI
North West

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

Development Applications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
247 140 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 13.42% 8.63% 11.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 94 98
Median daily rate £375 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.82%

SoapUI
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

SoapUI Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SoapUI
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

SoapUI Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

SoapUI
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Manchester region with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (50.00%) QA
1 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Apache
2 2 (33.33%) JasperReports
2 2 (33.33%) TIBCO EMS
2 2 (33.33%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
2 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (33.33%) SonarQube
2 2 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (33.33%) Maven
2 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 2 (33.33%) TIBCO
2 2 (33.33%) Rendezvous
2 2 (33.33%) TIBCO Hawk
2 2 (33.33%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) JMeter
3 1 (16.67%) Groovy
3 1 (16.67%) Node.js
3 1 (16.67%) JSON

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) BusinessWorks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) JasperReports
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (33.33%) Maven
1 2 (33.33%) SonarQube
1 2 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (16.67%) JMeter
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) QA Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) QA Tester
1 3 (50.00%) Software QA Tester
1 3 (50.00%) Software Tester
1 3 (50.00%) Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) TIBCO Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior TIBCO Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Rendezvous
1 2 (33.33%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (16.67%) JSON
2 1 (16.67%) Node.js
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Groovy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) TIBCO