The table below looks at the statistics for SoapUI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SoapUI over the 3 months to 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SmartBear Software SoapUI
UK / Scotland
Rank 84 118 124
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +6
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 21 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.21% 0.43% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.02% 3.73% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 4
Median daily rate £450 £275 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -20.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £587
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £387 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.06% +10.64%
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 Scotland region.

Development Applications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
299 295 349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 17.18% 11.43% 12.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 146 215
Median daily rate £395 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.53% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 8
Median hourly rate £15.89 £37.75 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.90% -16.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £36.20
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +16.02%

SoapUI
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

SoapUI Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SoapUI
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

SoapUI Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

SoapUI
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SoapUI across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

SoapUI Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

SoapUI
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

SoapUI Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

SoapUI
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SoapUI within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
Edinburgh +35 20 £463 +70.97%
Fife - 1 £300 -
SoapUI
UK

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Scotland region with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 22 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (57.69%) Finance
2 15 (57.69%) Java
3 13 (50.00%) Web Services
4 12 (46.15%) SOAP
4 12 (46.15%) TIBCO
5 11 (42.31%) Python
6 10 (38.46%) Selenium
6 10 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (38.46%) WebDriver
6 10 (38.46%) Jenkins
7 9 (34.62%) Scrum
8 7 (26.92%) Middleware
8 7 (26.92%) Linux
8 7 (26.92%) MySQL
8 7 (26.92%) Git (software)
8 7 (26.92%) REST
8 7 (26.92%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (26.92%) JSON
8 7 (26.92%) Exploratory Testing
9 6 (23.08%) CA Agile Central
9 6 (23.08%) Subversion
9 6 (23.08%) Manual Testing
9 6 (23.08%) Bugzilla
10 5 (19.23%) SQL
10 5 (19.23%) BusinessWorks
10 5 (19.23%) Banking
10 5 (19.23%) Requirements Management
10 5 (19.23%) Test Automation
10 5 (19.23%) Linux Command Line

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 4 (15.38%) JBoss
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (19.23%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (3.85%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) MySQL
1 7 (26.92%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (38.46%) Jenkins
1 10 (38.46%) Selenium
1 10 (38.46%) WebDriver
2 7 (26.92%) Git (software)
3 6 (23.08%) Bugzilla
3 6 (23.08%) Subversion
4 3 (11.54%) JIRA
5 1 (3.85%) Ant
5 1 (3.85%) Bitbucket
5 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.85%) GitLab
5 1 (3.85%) Maven
5 1 (3.85%) TestNG
General
1 15 (57.69%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Developer
2 12 (46.15%) TIBCO Developer
3 10 (38.46%) Test Engineer
4 6 (23.08%) Senior Test Engineer
5 5 (19.23%) Test Automation Engineer
6 4 (15.38%) Java Developer
6 4 (15.38%) Java Engineer
7 3 (11.54%) Developer in Test
8 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
8 2 (7.69%) Senior TIBCO Developer
8 2 (7.69%) UI Engineer
8 2 (7.69%) Web Engineer
9 1 (3.85%) Senior Java Engineer
9 1 (3.85%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) Web Services
2 12 (46.15%) SOAP
3 7 (26.92%) JSON
3 7 (26.92%) Middleware
3 7 (26.92%) REST
4 4 (15.38%) Java EE
4 4 (15.38%) JMS
4 4 (15.38%) XML
4 4 (15.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (34.62%) Scrum
4 7 (26.92%) Exploratory Testing
5 6 (23.08%) Manual Testing
6 5 (19.23%) Requirements Management
6 5 (19.23%) Test Automation
7 4 (15.38%) SOA
8 3 (11.54%) Defect Management
8 3 (11.54%) Kanban
8 3 (11.54%) User Stories
9 1 (3.85%) Automated Testing
9 1 (3.85%) BDD
9 1 (3.85%) Build Automation
9 1 (3.85%) Integration Testing
9 1 (3.85%) Open Source
9 1 (3.85%) Service Design
9 1 (3.85%) TDD
9 1 (3.85%) Test Scripting
9 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) Java
2 11 (42.31%) Python
3 5 (19.23%) SQL
4 3 (11.54%) C
4 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) TIBCO
2 6 (23.08%) CA Agile Central
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle