The table below looks at the statistics for SoapUI skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SoapUI over the 3 months to 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SmartBear Software SoapUI
England / South West
Rank 117 146 129
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -17
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 20 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.78% 0.10% 0.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.50% 0.65% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 2 5
Median daily rate £330 £344 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £329 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £359 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
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 South West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
444 465 483
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 17.31% 15.81% 15.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 351 342
Median daily rate £365 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 20 23
Median hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £43.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £31.00 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £44.60 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.06 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.65% +8.10%

SoapUI
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

SoapUI
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

SoapUI Daily Rate Trend in the South West

SoapUI
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SoapUI across the South West region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

SoapUI Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

SoapUI
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 17 January 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
Bristol +11 6 £325 - 1
Wiltshire +2 4 £300 - 3
Dorset - 3 £363 - 1
Gloucestershire - 3 £550 - 2
Somerset +9 2 £475 +31.03% 1
Devon - 2 £413 - 1
SoapUI
England

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 South West region with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 19 (70.37%) SOAP
2 16 (59.26%) Selenium
3 13 (48.15%) Java
4 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (44.44%) WebDriver
4 12 (44.44%) BDD
5 11 (40.74%) Cucumber
5 11 (40.74%) Test Scripting
6 10 (37.04%) Test Automation
7 9 (33.33%) XML
8 8 (29.63%) C#
9 7 (25.93%) QA
10 6 (22.22%) JSON
10 6 (22.22%) Finance
10 6 (22.22%) Jenkins
11 5 (18.52%) Automation Testing
11 5 (18.52%) SDLC
11 5 (18.52%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
11 5 (18.52%) Programme Management
11 5 (18.52%) Manufacturing
11 5 (18.52%) Electronics
11 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
11 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (18.52%) .NET
11 5 (18.52%) SQL
11 5 (18.52%) SAP
11 5 (18.52%) XSD
11 5 (18.52%) Digital Marketing
11 5 (18.52%) Compatibility Testing
11 5 (18.52%) TDD

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 2 (7.41%) Apache
1 2 (7.41%) Confluence
1 2 (7.41%) GlassFish
1 2 (7.41%) Mule
1 2 (7.41%) Mule ESB
1 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
1 2 (7.41%) WebLogic
1 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (18.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (7.41%) Big Data
3 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
3 2 (7.41%) MySQL
4 1 (3.70%) GIS
4 1 (3.70%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 16 (59.26%) Selenium
2 12 (44.44%) WebDriver
3 11 (40.74%) Cucumber
4 6 (22.22%) Jenkins
5 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
5 5 (18.52%) Maven
6 4 (14.81%) JMeter
6 4 (14.81%) LoadRunner
7 3 (11.11%) Ant
7 3 (11.11%) Bitbucket
7 3 (11.11%) GitLab
7 3 (11.11%) JUnit
7 3 (11.11%) TestComplete
8 2 (7.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (7.41%) Eclipse
8 2 (7.41%) HP UFT
8 2 (7.41%) JIRA
9 1 (3.70%) Hudson
9 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (3.70%) TestRail
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Electronics
2 5 (18.52%) Manufacturing
2 5 (18.52%) Marketing
2 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Analyst
1 9 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 9 (33.33%) Tester
2 6 (22.22%) QA Tester
2 6 (22.22%) Software Tester
3 5 (18.52%) Automation Test Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Software QA Tester
4 3 (11.11%) Automation Tester
5 2 (7.41%) Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Integration Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Integration Test Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Test Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Test Leader
5 2 (7.41%) Test Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Data Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (70.37%) SOAP
2 9 (33.33%) XML
3 6 (22.22%) JSON
4 5 (18.52%) .NET
4 5 (18.52%) REST
4 5 (18.52%) XSD
5 3 (11.11%) J2EE
5 3 (11.11%) Spring
5 3 (11.11%) Web Services
6 2 (7.41%) Hibernate
6 2 (7.41%) jQuery
6 2 (7.41%) RAML
6 2 (7.41%) WSDL
6 2 (7.41%) XSLT
7 1 (3.70%) CSS
7 1 (3.70%) Gherkin
7 1 (3.70%) HTML
7 1 (3.70%) Java EE
7 1 (3.70%) JDBC
7 1 (3.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Unix
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (44.44%) BDD
2 11 (40.74%) Test Scripting
3 10 (37.04%) Test Automation
4 5 (18.52%) Automation Testing
4 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (18.52%) Compatibility Testing
4 5 (18.52%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 5 (18.52%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (18.52%) Programme Management
4 5 (18.52%) SDLC
4 5 (18.52%) TDD
5 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (14.81%) OO
5 4 (14.81%) Open Source
5 4 (14.81%) Scrum
6 3 (11.11%) MVC
6 3 (11.11%) OOD
6 3 (11.11%) Performance Testing
6 3 (11.11%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) Java
2 8 (29.63%) C#
3 5 (18.52%) SQL
4 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
5 3 (11.11%) C++
5 3 (11.11%) Groovy
5 3 (11.11%) Python
6 2 (7.41%) VBScript
6 2 (7.41%) XPath
7 1 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) DV Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.70%) Degree
4 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (7.41%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) SAP
2 3 (11.11%) Guidewire
2 3 (11.11%) HP
2 3 (11.11%) IBM
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle
4 1 (3.70%) Google
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
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