The table below looks at the statistics for SoapUI skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SoapUI over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 149 128 135
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +7
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 5 27 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.14% 0.71% 0.066%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.02% 6.31% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 20 2
Median daily rate £508 £345 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.10% +0.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £175 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £500 £349
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
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 North West region.

Development Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
488 428 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 13.34% 11.33% 9.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 254 178
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 1
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

SoapUI
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

SoapUI Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SoapUI
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

SoapUI Daily Rate Trend in the North West

SoapUI
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SoapUI within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
Manchester -17 5 £508 +58.59% 3
SoapUI
England

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 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 North West region with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
2 4 (44.44%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) QA
3 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 3 (33.33%) Manual Testing
4 2 (22.22%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
4 2 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
4 2 (22.22%) eggPlant
4 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
4 2 (22.22%) SonarQube
4 2 (22.22%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) Maven
4 2 (22.22%) JasperReports
4 2 (22.22%) TIBCO EMS
4 2 (22.22%) MySQL
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 2 (22.22%) SOAP
4 2 (22.22%) Apache
4 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
4 2 (22.22%) TIBCO
4 2 (22.22%) Rendezvous
4 2 (22.22%) TIBCO Hawk
4 2 (22.22%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (11.11%) JMeter
5 1 (11.11%) Finance
5 1 (11.11%) JSON

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 (22.22%) Apache
1 2 (22.22%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) BusinessWorks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) JasperReports
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
1 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
1 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) eggPlant
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
1 2 (22.22%) Maven
1 2 (22.22%) SonarQube
1 2 (22.22%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) JMeter
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Tester
2 3 (33.33%) QA Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) QA Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Software QA Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Software Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) TIBCO Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Test Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior TIBCO Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Rendezvous
1 2 (22.22%) SOAP
1 2 (22.22%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (11.11%) Gherkin
2 1 (11.11%) JSON
2 1 (11.11%) Node.js
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
2 3 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) Groovy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
1 2 (22.22%) TIBCO
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