The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for SoapUI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SoapUI over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

SmartBear Software SoapUI
Hampshire / Basingstoke
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 37 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 -  
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 0.78% 0.72% -
As % of the Development Applications category 6.45% 7.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £314 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.38% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -10.00% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SoapUI is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Basingstoke
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 31 26 41
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 12.11% 9.39% 20.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 14 16
Median daily rate £314 £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.18% -21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £395 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £26.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.66% +7.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  

SoapUI
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke citing SoapUI as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for SoapUI in Basingstoke

SoapUI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SoapUI in Basingstoke.

Contractor daily rate trend for SoapUI in Basingstoke

SoapUI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SoapUI in Basingstoke.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SoapUI in Basingstoke

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

1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Docker
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Smoke Testing
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel

SoapUI
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Smoke Testing
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) VMware