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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 61 64 67
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 9 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.03% 0.72% 0.54%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.71% 5.83% 4.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 5
Median daily rate £360 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -17.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £343
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +9.48%
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
Berkshire

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
84 103 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 9.58% 12.38% 11.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 66 42
Median daily rate £375 £350 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £308 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +82.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.04% -2.01%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SoapUI across the Reading region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

SoapUI Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Reading region with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 13 (81.25%) SOAP
2 12 (75.00%) Java
3 9 (56.25%) XML
3 9 (56.25%) Test Scripting
4 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 8 (50.00%) Unix
4 8 (50.00%) SQL
5 6 (37.50%) Selenium
5 6 (37.50%) Use Case
5 6 (37.50%) Functional Testing
6 4 (25.00%) REST
6 4 (25.00%) Oracle
7 3 (18.75%) Web Services
7 3 (18.75%) Finance
7 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (18.75%) Subversion
7 3 (18.75%) Maven
7 3 (18.75%) Automated Testing
7 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
7 3 (18.75%) C#
7 3 (18.75%) Linux
7 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
7 3 (18.75%) Checkstyle
7 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
7 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
7 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
7 3 (18.75%) Hudson
7 3 (18.75%) Cobertura

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 (18.75%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Boomi
1 1 (6.25%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
1 1 (6.25%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Selenium
2 3 (18.75%) Artifactory
2 3 (18.75%) Checkstyle
2 3 (18.75%) Cobertura
2 3 (18.75%) FindBugs
2 3 (18.75%) Hudson
2 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
2 3 (18.75%) Liquibase
2 3 (18.75%) Maven
2 3 (18.75%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (18.75%) Subversion
3 2 (12.50%) SpecFlow
3 2 (12.50%) WebDriver
4 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
4 1 (6.25%) JMeter
4 1 (6.25%) LoadRunner
4 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Analyst
1 9 (56.25%) Test Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Tester
3 3 (18.75%) Software Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) Software Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Software Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Software Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Automation Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Performance Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Test Architect
5 1 (6.25%) XML Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) SOAP
2 9 (56.25%) XML
3 4 (25.00%) REST
4 3 (18.75%) Web Services
5 1 (6.25%) JDBC
5 1 (6.25%) Middleware
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (6.25%) XML Messaging
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Unix
2 3 (18.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Test Scripting
2 6 (37.50%) Functional Testing
2 6 (37.50%) Use Case
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Automated Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (18.75%) Dashboard Development
3 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
3 3 (18.75%) DevOps
3 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
3 3 (18.75%) Static Code Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (12.50%) BDD
4 2 (12.50%) Defect Management
4 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
4 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (6.25%) SDLC
5 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) Java
2 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
3 3 (18.75%) C#
3 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
4 1 (6.25%) C
4 1 (6.25%) Groovy
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Concur
2 1 (6.25%) Dell
2 1 (6.25%) HP
2 1 (6.25%) SAP