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 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 134 145 139
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 11 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.36% 0.062% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.32% 0.46% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 4
Median daily rate £355 £400 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% +11.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £400 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £376
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £340
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £36.00 -
% change year-on-year
-11.80% -
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 West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
475 433 383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 15.57% 13.49% 12.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 302 249
Median daily rate £388 £398 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.51% +13.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £315 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 18 22
Median hourly rate £42.00 £41.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% +15.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £30.00 £33.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.83 £39.00
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 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 28 July 2016.

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 28 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
Gloucestershire +8 7 £358 -
Wiltshire -1 1 £340 -15.00%
Bristol - 1 - - 1
Dorset - 1 £370 -
SoapUI
England

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 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 West region with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Selenium
2 8 (66.67%) SOAP
3 7 (58.33%) Java
4 6 (50.00%) XML
5 5 (41.67%) C++
5 5 (41.67%) SQL
5 5 (41.67%) LoadRunner
5 5 (41.67%) JSON
5 5 (41.67%) JMeter
6 4 (33.33%) Python
6 4 (33.33%) XSD
6 4 (33.33%) Web Accessibility
7 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
7 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
7 3 (25.00%) Cucumber
7 3 (25.00%) HTML5
7 3 (25.00%) Automation Testing
7 3 (25.00%) Oracle
7 3 (25.00%) HTML
7 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (25.00%) Linux
7 3 (25.00%) Scrum
8 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (16.67%) C#
8 2 (16.67%) MVC
8 2 (16.67%) JIRA
8 2 (16.67%) jQuery
8 2 (16.67%) Test Management
8 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration

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 1 (8.33%) Confluence
1 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Big Data
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) DB2
1 1 (8.33%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Selenium
2 5 (41.67%) JMeter
2 5 (41.67%) LoadRunner
3 3 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (16.67%) JIRA
4 2 (16.67%) JUnit
4 2 (16.67%) WebDriver
5 1 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
5 1 (8.33%) Hudson
5 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
5 1 (8.33%) Maven
5 1 (8.33%) PVCS
5 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (8.33%) TestComplete
5 1 (8.33%) TestDirector
5 1 (8.33%) TestRail
5 1 (8.33%) Zephyr
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
1 4 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) UI Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) UI/UX Developer
3 2 (16.67%) UX Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Automation Test Expert
4 1 (8.33%) Environment Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Security Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) SOAP
2 6 (50.00%) XML
3 5 (41.67%) JSON
4 4 (33.33%) XSD
5 3 (25.00%) HTML
5 3 (25.00%) HTML5
6 2 (16.67%) jQuery
7 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
7 1 (8.33%) Backbone.js
7 1 (8.33%) Gherkin
7 1 (8.33%) Middleware
7 1 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (8.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (8.33%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (8.33%) iPad
2 1 (8.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (8.33%) AIX
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Web Accessibility
3 3 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (16.67%) BDD
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (16.67%) MVC
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) Test Management
4 2 (16.67%) Test Planning
5 1 (8.33%) API Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Black-Box Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Data Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Kanban
5 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Open Source
5 1 (8.33%) Release Management
5 1 (8.33%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) C++
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) Python
4 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (16.67%) C#
6 1 (8.33%) Groovy
6 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (8.33%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) HP
2 2 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft