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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 213 189 229
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +40
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 54 86 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.62% 0.88% 0.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.96% 6.96% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 67 14
Median daily rate £400 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £350 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £450 £394
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £370 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +13.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.00 -
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
1362 1235 1024
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 15.54% 12.62% 10.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 849 765 579
Median daily rate £420 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £457 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 27 27
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.09% -6.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.25 £22.86 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £47.50 £50.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +15 14 £355 - 2
West Sussex -4 12 £318 -23.03% 1
Oxfordshire - 11 £450 -
Surrey -42 6 £450 +12.50% 1
East Sussex - 4 £347 - 1
Buckinghamshire +13 3 £525 +20.00%
Hampshire -13 2 £513 +38.51% 3
SoapUI
England

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 97 (72.93%) SOAP
2 89 (66.92%) Java
3 76 (57.14%) XML
4 66 (49.62%) Agile Software Development
5 65 (48.87%) Web Services
6 56 (42.11%) SQL
7 53 (39.85%) Selenium
8 52 (39.10%) Jenkins
9 46 (34.59%) Unix
10 45 (33.83%) Oracle
11 44 (33.08%) Maven
11 44 (33.08%) Security Cleared
12 43 (32.33%) JUnit
13 39 (29.32%) Functional Testing
14 38 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
14 38 (28.57%) QA
14 38 (28.57%) JIRA
15 35 (26.32%) Performance Testing
15 35 (26.32%) Cucumber
16 33 (24.81%) BDD
16 33 (24.81%) Use Case
17 32 (24.06%) SC Cleared
17 32 (24.06%) Confluence
18 31 (23.31%) Continuous Improvement
19 30 (22.56%) JMeter
20 28 (21.05%) Scrum
20 28 (21.05%) Test Automation
21 27 (20.30%) Integration Testing
21 27 (20.30%) Degree
22 26 (19.55%) Computer Science

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 (24.06%) Confluence
2 13 (9.77%) IIS
2 13 (9.77%) JBoss
3 3 (2.26%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (2.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (1.50%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
5 1 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.75%) Documentum
5 1 (0.75%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.75%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.75%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (2.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.26%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.75%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.26%) Boomi
2 3 (2.26%) SaaS
3 2 (1.50%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.01%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.26%) Firewall
2 3 (2.26%) HTTP
2 3 (2.26%) HTTPS
2 3 (2.26%) LDAP
3 2 (1.50%) PuTTY
4 1 (0.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.27%) Oracle Database
2 10 (7.52%) VoltDB
3 5 (3.76%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.26%) JasperReports
4 3 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.26%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.26%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.75%) Big Data
5 1 (0.75%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.75%) Hazelcast
5 1 (0.75%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (0.75%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.75%) MySQL
5 1 (0.75%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.75%) Redis
5 1 (0.75%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 53 (39.85%) Selenium
2 52 (39.10%) Jenkins
3 44 (33.08%) Maven
4 43 (32.33%) JUnit
5 38 (28.57%) JIRA
6 35 (26.32%) Cucumber
7 30 (22.56%) JMeter
8 26 (19.55%) WebDriver
9 16 (12.03%) Hudson
10 15 (11.28%) Ant
10 15 (11.28%) Gradle
11 14 (10.53%) Eclipse
11 14 (10.53%) Talend Open Studio
12 13 (9.77%) jMock
13 12 (9.02%) JBehave
14 9 (6.77%) Subversion
15 7 (5.26%) SpecFlow
15 7 (5.26%) TestNG
16 6 (4.51%) Git (software)
17 4 (3.01%) Zephyr
General
1 23 (17.29%) Telecoms
2 21 (15.79%) Finance
3 6 (4.51%) Publishing
4 4 (3.01%) Retail
5 1 (0.75%) Local Government
5 1 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 58 (43.61%) Analyst
2 57 (42.86%) Test Analyst
3 32 (24.06%) Developer
4 26 (19.55%) Java Developer
5 21 (15.79%) Automation Test Analyst
6 20 (15.04%) Designer
6 20 (15.04%) Developer in Test
6 20 (15.04%) Tester
7 18 (13.53%) SOA Designer
7 18 (13.53%) Solutions Designer
8 17 (12.78%) SOA Solution Designer
9 16 (12.03%) Architect
10 12 (9.02%) SOA Architect
10 12 (9.02%) Solutions Architect
10 12 (9.02%) Telecoms Architect
10 12 (9.02%) Telecoms Designer
11 10 (7.52%) QA Engineer
11 10 (7.52%) XML Analyst
12 8 (6.02%) SQL Analyst
12 8 (6.02%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (72.93%) SOAP
2 76 (57.14%) XML
3 65 (48.87%) Web Services
4 25 (18.80%) Java EE
5 24 (18.05%) XSD
6 22 (16.54%) Spring
6 22 (16.54%) WSDL
7 21 (15.79%) REST
8 20 (15.04%) Hibernate
9 18 (13.53%) JMS
10 13 (9.77%) Ajax
10 13 (9.77%) WebSphere MQ
10 13 (9.77%) XML Messaging
11 11 (8.27%) JSON
12 8 (6.02%) RESTful
13 7 (5.26%) J2EE
14 4 (3.01%) Gherkin
14 4 (3.01%) HTML
14 4 (3.01%) JDBC
15 3 (2.26%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 26 (19.55%) Computer Science
2 14 (10.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 7 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.26%) Algorithms
4 3 (2.26%) Fintech
4 3 (2.26%) Social Network
5 2 (1.50%) IVR
6 1 (0.75%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 46 (34.59%) Unix
2 24 (18.05%) Linux
3 3 (2.26%) Windows
3 3 (2.26%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (49.62%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (29.32%) Functional Testing
3 38 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 35 (26.32%) Performance Testing
5 33 (24.81%) BDD
5 33 (24.81%) Use Case
6 31 (23.31%) Continuous Improvement
7 28 (21.05%) Scrum
7 28 (21.05%) Test Automation
8 27 (20.30%) Integration Testing
9 25 (18.80%) System Integration Testing
10 23 (17.29%) Regression Testing
10 23 (17.29%) SOA
10 23 (17.29%) Test Planning
10 23 (17.29%) Test Scripting
11 22 (16.54%) Kanban
11 22 (16.54%) TDD
11 22 (16.54%) User Stories
12 21 (15.79%) API Testing
12 21 (15.79%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 89 (66.92%) Java
2 56 (42.11%) SQL
3 21 (15.79%) Groovy
4 11 (8.27%) C#
4 11 (8.27%) JavaScript
5 7 (5.26%) PL/SQL
6 4 (3.01%) Scala
7 3 (2.26%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.50%) C++
8 2 (1.50%) Python
8 2 (1.50%) XPath
9 1 (0.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 44 (33.08%) Security Cleared
2 32 (24.06%) SC Cleared
3 27 (20.30%) Degree
4 19 (14.29%) ISTQB
5 14 (10.53%) ISEB
6 3 (2.26%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 7 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.26%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.26%) TIBCO Hawk
3 1 (0.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 45 (33.83%) Oracle
2 19 (14.29%) HP
3 17 (12.78%) Atlassian
4 14 (10.53%) Talend
5 13 (9.77%) Rally
6 4 (3.01%) IBM
7 3 (2.26%) Avaya
7 3 (2.26%) Dell
7 3 (2.26%) Genesys
7 3 (2.26%) KANA
7 3 (2.26%) Microsoft
7 3 (2.26%) Sonatype
7 3 (2.26%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.50%) Concur
8 2 (1.50%) SAP
9 1 (0.75%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.75%) VMware
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