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 29 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 118 116 114
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 25 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.83% 0.084% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.68% 0.75% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 2
Median daily rate £488 £575 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.21% +48.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £343
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +9.48%
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 West Midlands region.

Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
440 268 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.68% 11.31% 9.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 181 132
Median daily rate £425 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £150 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £425 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 26
Median hourly rate £25.00 £30.60 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.28% -19.06%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+9.34% -2.01%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 - 20 £488 -
Birmingham - 2 £523 -
Warwickshire - 2 £290 -
SoapUI
England

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 35 (94.59%) Java
2 34 (91.89%) Spring
3 32 (86.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 32 (86.49%) Puppet
3 32 (86.49%) Spring Boot
3 32 (86.49%) WireMock
4 30 (81.08%) Maven
5 29 (78.38%) Git (software)
5 29 (78.38%) Hystrix
5 29 (78.38%) Docker
5 29 (78.38%) Graphite
5 29 (78.38%) MongoDB
6 28 (75.68%) ELK Stack
6 28 (75.68%) Linux
7 25 (67.57%) RabbitMQ
8 22 (59.46%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (54.05%) SOAP
9 20 (54.05%) Swagger
10 17 (45.95%) Grafana
11 16 (43.24%) SQL
12 15 (40.54%) Oracle
13 14 (37.84%) Software Architecture
14 12 (32.43%) Open Source
14 12 (32.43%) Microservices
14 12 (32.43%) Continuous Delivery
14 12 (32.43%) J2EE
14 12 (32.43%) HTTP
14 12 (32.43%) TDD
15 11 (29.73%) PL/SQL
16 9 (24.32%) Consul

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 5 (13.51%) nginx
2 3 (8.11%) Confluence
3 2 (5.41%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.70%) Liferay
4 1 (2.70%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 12 (32.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (78.38%) MongoDB
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (2.70%) JasperReports
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 32 (86.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 30 (81.08%) Maven
3 29 (78.38%) Git (software)
4 3 (8.11%) ClearCase
4 3 (8.11%) ClearQuest
4 3 (8.11%) JIRA
4 3 (8.11%) JMeter
4 3 (8.11%) JUnit
4 3 (8.11%) Mockito
4 3 (8.11%) Vagrant
5 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.70%) SonarQube
5 1 (2.70%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (72.97%) Architect
2 22 (59.46%) Software Architect
3 12 (32.43%) Senior Architect
3 12 (32.43%) Senior Software Architect
4 11 (29.73%) Java Architect
5 10 (27.03%) Java Software Architect
6 8 (21.62%) Developer
7 7 (18.92%) Senior Java Architect
8 6 (16.22%) Java Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Agile Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Agile Java Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Analyst
9 2 (5.41%) Technical Architect
9 2 (5.41%) Test Analyst
10 1 (2.70%) Digital Architect
10 1 (2.70%) Digital Technical Architect
10 1 (2.70%) Integration Developer
10 1 (2.70%) Middleware Architect
10 1 (2.70%) SOA Developer
10 1 (2.70%) TIBCO BusinessWorks Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (91.89%) Spring
2 32 (86.49%) Spring Boot
2 32 (86.49%) WireMock
3 29 (78.38%) Hystrix
4 28 (75.68%) ELK Stack
5 25 (67.57%) RabbitMQ
6 20 (54.05%) SOAP
6 20 (54.05%) Swagger
7 12 (32.43%) J2EE
8 5 (13.51%) REST
9 3 (8.11%) Hibernate
9 3 (8.11%) RESTful
10 2 (5.41%) Web Services
10 2 (5.41%) WSDL
11 1 (2.70%) .NET
11 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
11 1 (2.70%) Classic ASP
11 1 (2.70%) Middleware
11 1 (2.70%) Rendezvous
11 1 (2.70%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.70%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 28 (75.68%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) Unix
2 1 (2.70%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (59.46%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (37.84%) Software Architecture
3 12 (32.43%) Continuous Delivery
3 12 (32.43%) Microservices
3 12 (32.43%) Open Source
3 12 (32.43%) TDD
4 9 (24.32%) Risk Management
5 3 (8.11%) API Design
5 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (8.11%) Project Planning
5 3 (8.11%) Waterfall
6 2 (5.41%) Process Improvement
6 2 (5.41%) SOA
6 2 (5.41%) Test Strategy
7 1 (2.70%) API Testing
7 1 (2.70%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.70%) Data Modelling
7 1 (2.70%) MVC
7 1 (2.70%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.70%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 35 (94.59%) Java
2 16 (43.24%) SQL
3 11 (29.73%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.70%) C#
4 1 (2.70%) Groovy
4 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.70%) VBScript
System Software
1 29 (78.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 32 (86.49%) Puppet
2 29 (78.38%) Graphite
3 17 (45.95%) Grafana
4 9 (24.32%) Consul
5 2 (5.41%) Kibana
5 2 (5.41%) logstash
6 1 (2.70%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 15 (40.54%) Oracle
2 3 (8.11%) Google
3 1 (2.70%) HP
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.70%) MuleSoft
3 1 (2.70%) Sonatype
3 1 (2.70%) TIBCO
3 1 (2.70%) WSO2