The table below looks at the statistics for SoapUI skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SoapUI over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 209 213 255
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +42
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 37 60 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.48% 0.63% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.24% 4.46% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 44 8
Median daily rate £350 £400 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +19.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £300 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £450 £341
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £351 £335
% change year-on-year
-0.35% +4.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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 South East region.

Development Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1143 1346 1160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 14.75% 14.11% 11.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 678 801 683
Median daily rate £413 £385 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 42 30
Median hourly rate £41.00 £42.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.52% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.80 £37.50 £23.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

SoapUI
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SoapUI Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SoapUI
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

SoapUI Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SoapUI
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SoapUI across the South East region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

SoapUI Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

SoapUI
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

SoapUI Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

SoapUI
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SoapUI within the South East region over the 3 months to 2 December 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
Berkshire +21 14 £350 -12.50% 1
West Sussex +18 6 - -
Hampshire +7 4 - - 1
Surrey -12 4 £346 -16.74%
Oxfordshire - 2 £400 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £513 -
East Sussex - 1 £344 -
Middlesex - 1 - -
SoapUI
England

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 South East region with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 75 (79.79%) Java
2 69 (73.40%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (69.15%) Selenium
4 58 (61.70%) SOAP
5 46 (48.94%) Web Services
6 43 (45.74%) JIRA
7 41 (43.62%) QA
8 40 (42.55%) SQL
9 37 (39.36%) Jenkins
10 36 (38.30%) Scrum
11 35 (37.23%) Performance Testing
12 32 (34.04%) Continuous Integration
12 32 (34.04%) Cucumber
12 32 (34.04%) XML
13 30 (31.91%) Confluence
13 30 (31.91%) Continuous Improvement
14 27 (28.72%) WebDriver
15 26 (27.66%) BDD
15 26 (27.66%) JUnit
16 25 (26.60%) Maven
16 25 (26.60%) Integration Testing
16 25 (26.60%) Kanban
17 24 (25.53%) Unit Testing
17 24 (25.53%) Automated Testing
17 24 (25.53%) API Testing
18 21 (22.34%) System Integration Testing
18 21 (22.34%) JMeter
18 21 (22.34%) Spring
19 19 (20.21%) Atlassian
19 19 (20.21%) Degree

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 30 (31.91%) Confluence
2 8 (8.51%) IIS
3 6 (6.38%) JBoss
4 2 (2.13%) GlassFish
4 2 (2.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.13%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.13%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.06%) Documentum
5 1 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.06%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.83%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (12.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.06%) Boomi
3 1 (1.06%) Force.com
3 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.26%) Firewall
1 4 (4.26%) LDAP
2 2 (2.13%) PuTTY
3 1 (1.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (3.19%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.13%) Big Data
3 2 (2.13%) IBM InfoSphere
3 2 (2.13%) SQLite
4 1 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.06%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.06%) Hazelcast
4 1 (1.06%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.06%) MySQL
4 1 (1.06%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.06%) Redis
4 1 (1.06%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 65 (69.15%) Selenium
2 43 (45.74%) JIRA
3 37 (39.36%) Jenkins
4 32 (34.04%) Cucumber
5 27 (28.72%) WebDriver
6 26 (27.66%) JUnit
7 25 (26.60%) Maven
8 21 (22.34%) JMeter
9 15 (15.96%) Git (software)
10 13 (13.83%) Ant
11 12 (12.77%) Gradle
12 11 (11.70%) Hudson
13 10 (10.64%) LoadRunner
13 10 (10.64%) Talend Open Studio
14 9 (9.57%) Subversion
15 8 (8.51%) jMock
16 7 (7.45%) Eclipse
17 6 (6.38%) SpecFlow
18 3 (3.19%) Appium
18 3 (3.19%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (13.83%) Finance
2 6 (6.38%) Retail
3 4 (4.26%) Publishing
4 3 (3.19%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 52 (55.32%) Analyst
2 50 (53.19%) Test Analyst
3 26 (27.66%) Automation Test Analyst
4 24 (25.53%) Tester
5 12 (12.77%) Automation Tester
5 12 (12.77%) Developer
6 11 (11.70%) Java Developer
7 10 (10.64%) Agile Test Analyst
7 10 (10.64%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 6 (6.38%) Integration Analyst
8 6 (6.38%) Integration Test Analyst
8 6 (6.38%) QA Engineer
8 6 (6.38%) QA Tester
8 6 (6.38%) SQL Analyst
9 5 (5.32%) QA Analyst
9 5 (5.32%) Selenium Tester
9 5 (5.32%) Software Tester
10 4 (4.26%) Software Analyst
10 4 (4.26%) Software Test Analyst
10 4 (4.26%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (61.70%) SOAP
2 46 (48.94%) Web Services
3 32 (34.04%) XML
4 21 (22.34%) Spring
5 18 (19.15%) REST
6 17 (18.09%) RESTful
7 16 (17.02%) Hibernate
8 15 (15.96%) JMS
9 12 (12.77%) Gherkin
10 11 (11.70%) Java EE
11 9 (9.57%) Ajax
11 9 (9.57%) J2EE
12 8 (8.51%) WebSphere MQ
13 7 (7.45%) HTML
13 7 (7.45%) JSON
13 7 (7.45%) XSD
14 4 (4.26%) JDBC
14 4 (4.26%) jQuery
14 4 (4.26%) Node.js
14 4 (4.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.09%) Computer Science
2 9 (9.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (4.26%) Algorithms
3 4 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.26%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.19%) Social Network
5 2 (2.13%) IVR
6 1 (1.06%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.89%) Unix
2 13 (13.83%) Linux
3 4 (4.26%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.19%) Android
5 1 (1.06%) AIX
5 1 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (73.40%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (38.30%) Scrum
3 35 (37.23%) Performance Testing
4 32 (34.04%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (31.91%) Continuous Improvement
6 26 (27.66%) BDD
7 25 (26.60%) Integration Testing
7 25 (26.60%) Kanban
8 24 (25.53%) API Testing
8 24 (25.53%) Automated Testing
8 24 (25.53%) Unit Testing
9 21 (22.34%) System Integration Testing
10 19 (20.21%) User Stories
11 18 (19.15%) Defect Management
11 18 (19.15%) Functional Testing
11 18 (19.15%) TDD
11 18 (19.15%) Test Automation
12 13 (13.83%) Test Planning
12 13 (13.83%) Test Scripting
13 12 (12.77%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 75 (79.79%) Java
2 40 (42.55%) SQL
3 18 (19.15%) Groovy
4 12 (12.77%) C#
5 10 (10.64%) JavaScript
5 10 (10.64%) Scala
6 5 (5.32%) Python
7 4 (4.26%) C++
8 2 (2.13%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.13%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.13%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.13%) XPath
9 1 (1.06%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.06%) SOQL
9 1 (1.06%) SOSL
9 1 (1.06%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.06%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (20.21%) Degree
1 19 (20.21%) Security Cleared
2 15 (15.96%) SC Cleared
3 10 (10.64%) ISEB
3 10 (10.64%) ISTQB
4 4 (4.26%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (4.26%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (43.62%) QA
2 2 (2.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (4.26%) Active Directory
1 4 (4.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (9.57%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.06%) Kibana
3 1 (1.06%) logstash
3 1 (1.06%) Puppet
3 1 (1.06%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 19 (20.21%) Atlassian
2 10 (10.64%) Talend
3 9 (9.57%) Oracle
4 8 (8.51%) CA Agile Central
5 7 (7.45%) IBM
6 6 (6.38%) HP
7 4 (4.26%) Avaya
7 4 (4.26%) Genesys
7 4 (4.26%) KANA
8 2 (2.13%) Capita
8 2 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (2.13%) VMware
9 1 (1.06%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.06%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.06%) Siebel
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