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 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 194 181 228
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +47
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 64 88 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.73% 0.92% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.68% 7.15% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 64 15
Median daily rate £419 £400 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.68% +26.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £350 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £450 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £340
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 -
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
1367 1231 990
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 15.49% 12.88% 10.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 850 767 542
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 23 31
Median hourly rate £45.00 £38.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.88% -14.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.55 £13.50 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.88 £47.50 £59.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.82%

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 29 July 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 29 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
Surrey -38 16 £450 +12.50% 1
Berkshire +7 13 £353 +0.71% 2
West Sussex -7 11 £310 -27.05% 1
Oxfordshire - 11 £450 -
Hampshire -10 8 £463 +25.00% 4
East Sussex - 3 £350 -
SoapUI
England

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 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 South East region with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 99 (72.79%) SOAP
2 83 (61.03%) Java
3 79 (58.09%) XML
4 64 (47.06%) Web Services
5 61 (44.85%) Agile Software Development
6 56 (41.18%) SQL
7 52 (38.24%) Security Cleared
8 49 (36.03%) Unix
9 47 (34.56%) Oracle
10 46 (33.82%) Selenium
11 45 (33.09%) Jenkins
12 43 (31.62%) Maven
13 42 (30.88%) JUnit
14 41 (30.15%) Functional Testing
14 41 (30.15%) SC Cleared
15 38 (27.94%) Use Case
16 37 (27.21%) QA
16 37 (27.21%) JIRA
17 35 (25.74%) Performance Testing
18 34 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
19 32 (23.53%) Confluence
20 31 (22.79%) BDD
20 31 (22.79%) JMeter
21 30 (22.06%) Cucumber
22 28 (20.59%) Continuous Improvement
22 28 (20.59%) Test Automation
23 27 (19.85%) Test Scripting
24 26 (19.12%) Degree
25 25 (18.38%) Computer Science
25 25 (18.38%) Integration Testing

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 32 (23.53%) Confluence
2 14 (10.29%) IIS
3 12 (8.82%) JBoss
4 5 (3.68%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (2.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.47%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
7 1 (0.74%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.74%) Documentum
7 1 (0.74%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (2.21%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.21%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.74%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.29%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (10.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.21%) Boomi
2 3 (2.21%) SaaS
3 2 (1.47%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.74%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.68%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.21%) HTTP
2 3 (2.21%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.74%) Internet
3 1 (0.74%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.29%) Oracle Database
2 10 (7.35%) VoltDB
3 3 (2.21%) JasperReports
3 3 (2.21%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (2.21%) RDBMS
3 3 (2.21%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.21%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 46 (33.82%) Selenium
2 45 (33.09%) Jenkins
3 43 (31.62%) Maven
4 42 (30.88%) JUnit
5 37 (27.21%) JIRA
6 31 (22.79%) JMeter
7 30 (22.06%) Cucumber
8 25 (18.38%) WebDriver
9 15 (11.03%) Ant
9 15 (11.03%) Gradle
9 15 (11.03%) Hudson
10 14 (10.29%) jMock
10 14 (10.29%) Talend Open Studio
11 11 (8.09%) Eclipse
11 11 (8.09%) JBehave
12 7 (5.15%) Subversion
12 7 (5.15%) TestNG
13 6 (4.41%) SpecFlow
14 5 (3.68%) LoadRunner
15 4 (2.94%) Zephyr
General
1 25 (18.38%) Telecoms
2 20 (14.71%) Finance
3 6 (4.41%) Publishing
4 1 (0.74%) Banking
4 1 (0.74%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 60 (44.12%) Analyst
2 58 (42.65%) Test Analyst
3 30 (22.06%) Developer
4 24 (17.65%) Java Developer
5 22 (16.18%) Designer
6 21 (15.44%) Tester
7 20 (14.71%) Developer in Test
7 20 (14.71%) SOA Designer
7 20 (14.71%) Solutions Designer
8 19 (13.97%) SOA Solution Designer
9 18 (13.24%) Automation Test Analyst
10 17 (12.50%) Architect
11 15 (11.03%) XML Analyst
12 12 (8.82%) QA Engineer
12 12 (8.82%) SOA Architect
12 12 (8.82%) Solutions Architect
12 12 (8.82%) Telecoms Architect
12 12 (8.82%) Telecoms Designer
13 11 (8.09%) Unix Analyst
14 8 (5.88%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (72.79%) SOAP
2 79 (58.09%) XML
3 64 (47.06%) Web Services
4 24 (17.65%) Java EE
4 24 (17.65%) XSD
5 23 (16.91%) WSDL
6 19 (13.97%) REST
6 19 (13.97%) XML Messaging
7 16 (11.76%) Spring
8 15 (11.03%) Hibernate
9 14 (10.29%) Ajax
9 14 (10.29%) JMS
9 14 (10.29%) WebSphere MQ
10 10 (7.35%) JSON
11 5 (3.68%) RESTful
12 4 (2.94%) Middleware
13 3 (2.21%) Gherkin
13 3 (2.21%) JDBC
13 3 (2.21%) Oracle Fusion
13 3 (2.21%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (18.38%) Computer Science
2 12 (8.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 8 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.21%) Fintech
4 3 (2.21%) Social Network
5 2 (1.47%) Smart Energy
6 1 (0.74%) EPoS
6 1 (0.74%) iPad
6 1 (0.74%) PKI
6 1 (0.74%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 49 (36.03%) Unix
2 23 (16.91%) Linux
3 4 (2.94%) Windows
3 4 (2.94%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (44.85%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (30.15%) Functional Testing
3 38 (27.94%) Use Case
4 35 (25.74%) Performance Testing
5 34 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 31 (22.79%) BDD
7 28 (20.59%) Continuous Improvement
7 28 (20.59%) Test Automation
8 27 (19.85%) Test Scripting
9 25 (18.38%) Integration Testing
9 25 (18.38%) Scrum
9 25 (18.38%) SOA
9 25 (18.38%) Test Planning
10 24 (17.65%) Regression Testing
11 23 (16.91%) System Integration Testing
12 21 (15.44%) TDD
13 20 (14.71%) Data Modelling
13 20 (14.71%) User Stories
14 19 (13.97%) API Testing
15 18 (13.24%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 83 (61.03%) Java
2 56 (41.18%) SQL
3 21 (15.44%) Groovy
4 9 (6.62%) C#
4 9 (6.62%) PL/SQL
5 7 (5.15%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.94%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.21%) Scala
8 1 (0.74%) C++
8 1 (0.74%) Perl
8 1 (0.74%) Python
8 1 (0.74%) VBScript
8 1 (0.74%) XPath
Qualifications
1 52 (38.24%) Security Cleared
2 41 (30.15%) SC Cleared
3 26 (19.12%) Degree
4 22 (16.18%) ISTQB
5 15 (11.03%) ISEB
6 2 (1.47%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.74%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (27.21%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.74%) Docker
Systems Management
1 24 (17.65%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.21%) TIBCO Hawk
3 1 (0.74%) Puppet
Vendors
1 47 (34.56%) Oracle
2 22 (16.18%) HP
3 16 (11.76%) Atlassian
4 14 (10.29%) Talend
5 13 (9.56%) Rally
6 3 (2.21%) Dell
6 3 (2.21%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.21%) Sonatype
6 3 (2.21%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.47%) Concur
7 2 (1.47%) IBM
7 2 (1.47%) SAP
8 1 (0.74%) Red Hat
Reading, Berkshire
Stott & May
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