The table below looks at the statistics for SoapUI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SoapUI over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 64 65 68
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 6 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.84% 0.64% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.69% 5.61% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 1
Median daily rate £350 £415 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.66% +22.96%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.08%
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 Reading region.

Development Applications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
78 107 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 10.94% 11.46% 10.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 80 54
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £303 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.95 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.73% +10.67%

SoapUI
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

SoapUI Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SoapUI
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

SoapUI Daily Rate Trend in Reading

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 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 Reading region with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 12 (85.71%) SOAP
2 9 (64.29%) Java
2 9 (64.29%) Selenium
3 8 (57.14%) Web Services
3 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (50.00%) WebDriver
5 6 (42.86%) SQL
6 5 (35.71%) XML
6 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
6 5 (35.71%) Cucumber
6 5 (35.71%) REST
7 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
7 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
7 4 (28.57%) Subversion
7 4 (28.57%) Spring
7 4 (28.57%) Oracle
7 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
8 3 (21.43%) J2EE
8 3 (21.43%) JUnit
8 3 (21.43%) WebLogic
8 3 (21.43%) SOA
8 3 (21.43%) BDD
8 3 (21.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (21.43%) Functional Testing
8 3 (21.43%) Performance Testing
8 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
8 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
9 2 (14.29%) Load Testing
9 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 3 (21.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (21.43%) WebLogic
2 2 (14.29%) JBoss
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle BPEL
3 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.14%) Hazelcast
2 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.14%) Redis
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Selenium
2 7 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 5 (35.71%) Cucumber
3 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
4 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 4 (28.57%) Subversion
5 3 (21.43%) JUnit
6 2 (14.29%) Bitbucket
6 2 (14.29%) Bugzilla
6 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
6 2 (14.29%) JIRA
6 2 (14.29%) JMeter
6 2 (14.29%) LoadRunner
6 2 (14.29%) Maven
7 1 (7.14%) Gradle
7 1 (7.14%) Hudson
7 1 (7.14%) JBehave
7 1 (7.14%) Mockito
7 1 (7.14%) SpecFlow
7 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Analyst
1 9 (64.29%) Test Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Automation Test Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Manual Test Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) SOA Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Automation Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Integration Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Integration Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Lead Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Middleware Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Test Leader
4 2 (14.29%) Tester
4 2 (14.29%) WebLogic Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) SOAP
2 8 (57.14%) Web Services
3 5 (35.71%) REST
3 5 (35.71%) XML
4 4 (28.57%) Spring
5 3 (21.43%) J2EE
6 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
6 2 (14.29%) JSON
6 2 (14.29%) Middleware
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (14.29%) SAML
6 2 (14.29%) WSDL
6 2 (14.29%) XSD
6 2 (14.29%) XSLT
7 1 (7.14%) Apache CXF
7 1 (7.14%) Backbone.js
7 1 (7.14%) Java EE
7 1 (7.14%) JPA
7 1 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (7.14%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Android
1 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 2 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) BDD
2 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (21.43%) Functional Testing
2 3 (21.43%) Performance Testing
2 3 (21.43%) SOA
2 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
3 2 (14.29%) BPEL
3 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 2 (14.29%) Defect Management
3 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Load Testing
3 2 (14.29%) TDD
3 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 2 (14.29%) Use Case
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Front End Development
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile First
4 1 (7.14%) SDLC
4 1 (7.14%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Capita
3 1 (7.14%) IBM
3 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com