The table below looks at the statistics for SoapUI skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SoapUI over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 121 121 112
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 14 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.51% 0.12% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.23% 1.13% 2.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 5
Median daily rate £310 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.00% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £480 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £381 £335
% change year-on-year
-8.19% +13.80%
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 West Midlands region.

Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
434 265 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.86% 10.34% 7.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 122 103
Median daily rate £388 £350 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -16.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £273 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £472 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 12
Median hourly rate £32.00 £20.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -41.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.73 £20.00 £28.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £42.50 £37.50
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 West Midlands

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

SoapUI Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SoapUI
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

SoapUI Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SoapUI
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SoapUI across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

SoapUI Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

SoapUI
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SoapUI within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 9 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
Shropshire - 7 £400 -
Coventry - 3 £288 - 1
Warwickshire -5 1 £225 -55.00% 2
Kingswinford - 1 £310 -
SoapUI
England

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 23 (79.31%) Java
2 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (55.17%) SOAP
4 13 (44.83%) Selenium
5 12 (41.38%) Git (software)
6 11 (37.93%) Spring
6 11 (37.93%) Scrum
7 10 (34.48%) Maven
7 10 (34.48%) JIRA
7 10 (34.48%) Confluence
7 10 (34.48%) Puppet
8 9 (31.03%) Automated Testing
9 8 (27.59%) Functional Testing
9 8 (27.59%) Linux
9 8 (27.59%) SQL
9 8 (27.59%) Oracle
10 7 (24.14%) J2EE
11 6 (20.69%) Web Services
11 6 (20.69%) MongoDB
11 6 (20.69%) RabbitMQ
11 6 (20.69%) Cucumber
11 6 (20.69%) QA
11 6 (20.69%) Integration Testing
11 6 (20.69%) Test Scripting
11 6 (20.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (20.69%) Performance Testing
11 6 (20.69%) Kanban
11 6 (20.69%) Docker
11 6 (20.69%) Jenkins
11 6 (20.69%) Graphite

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 10 (34.48%) Confluence
2 4 (13.79%) Documentum
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (6.90%) WebLogic
5 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (3.45%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
1 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Firewall
1 1 (3.45%) FTP
1 1 (3.45%) HTTP
1 1 (3.45%) Internet
1 1 (3.45%) LDAP
1 1 (3.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) MongoDB
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (44.83%) Selenium
2 12 (41.38%) Git (software)
3 10 (34.48%) JIRA
3 10 (34.48%) Maven
4 6 (20.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (20.69%) Cucumber
4 6 (20.69%) Jenkins
5 5 (17.24%) JUnit
6 4 (13.79%) Ant
6 4 (13.79%) Fiddler
6 4 (13.79%) Gradle
6 4 (13.79%) HP UFT
6 4 (13.79%) JMeter
6 4 (13.79%) SonarQube
6 4 (13.79%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (13.79%) Travis CI
7 3 (10.34%) ClearCase
7 3 (10.34%) ClearQuest
7 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Analyst
2 11 (37.93%) Test Analyst
3 8 (27.59%) Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Java Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Tester
5 3 (10.34%) J2EE Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Java/J2EE Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Software Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Agile Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Developer Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.90%) QA Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Software Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Software Test Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Software Tester
7 1 (3.45%) Agile Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) SOAP
2 11 (37.93%) Spring
3 7 (24.14%) J2EE
4 6 (20.69%) ELK Stack
4 6 (20.69%) Hystrix
4 6 (20.69%) RabbitMQ
4 6 (20.69%) Spring Boot
4 6 (20.69%) Web Services
4 6 (20.69%) WireMock
5 5 (17.24%) RESTful
5 5 (17.24%) Swagger
5 5 (17.24%) XML
6 4 (13.79%) JAX-RS
6 4 (13.79%) RAML
7 3 (10.34%) Gherkin
7 3 (10.34%) JSON
7 3 (10.34%) REST
8 2 (6.90%) IBM Integration Bus
9 1 (3.45%) jQuery
9 1 (3.45%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) DataPower
2 1 (3.45%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.45%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.45%) IVR
2 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Linux
2 4 (13.79%) Unix
3 2 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (37.93%) Scrum
3 9 (31.03%) Automated Testing
4 8 (27.59%) Functional Testing
5 6 (20.69%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (20.69%) Integration Testing
5 6 (20.69%) Kanban
5 6 (20.69%) Performance Testing
5 6 (20.69%) Test Scripting
6 5 (17.24%) BDD
6 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (17.24%) Open Source
6 5 (17.24%) SOA
6 5 (17.24%) TDD
6 5 (17.24%) Unit Testing
6 5 (17.24%) Waterfall
7 4 (13.79%) Document Management
7 4 (13.79%) OOP
7 4 (13.79%) Pair Programming
7 4 (13.79%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 23 (79.31%) Java
2 8 (27.59%) SQL
3 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.90%) PHP
4 1 (3.45%) Groovy
4 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) QA
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Docker
2 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (34.48%) Puppet
2 6 (20.69%) Graphite
3 5 (17.24%) Grafana
4 1 (3.45%) Consul
4 1 (3.45%) Kibana
4 1 (3.45%) logstash
4 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) WSO2
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.90%) IBM
4 2 (6.90%) webMethods
5 1 (3.45%) Atlassian
5 1 (3.45%) Avaya
5 1 (3.45%) Genesys
5 1 (3.45%) KANA
5 1 (3.45%) Pega