Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for SoapUI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SoapUI over the 6 months to 21 July 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
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 52 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 - -
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 9 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.33% 0.90% -
As % of the Development Applications category 10.34% 7.89% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Bedfordshire median daily rate £400 £480 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% - -
East of England median daily rate £400 £350 £335
% change year-on-year +14.29% +4.48% -7.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - £31.75 £38.50
% change year-on-year - -17.53% -

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 Bedfordshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 87 76 48
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 12.87% 11.34% 5.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 43 38
Bedfordshire median daily rate £400 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £282 £265 £253
90th Percentile £495 £487 £519
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 2
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £47.50 £50.00 £48.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +3.38% +33.42%
10th Percentile £46.25 £35.04 £46.02
90th Percentile £48.75 £51.47 £50.71
East of England median hourly rate £41.00 £42.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year -2.38% +7.69% +5.41%

SoapUI
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing SoapUI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for SoapUI in Bedfordshire

SoapUI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SoapUI in Bedfordshire

SoapUI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SoapUI in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SoapUI in Bedfordshire

SoapUI
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SoapUI within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - 4 £438 -
Luton -2 1 £225 -53.13%
SoapUI
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) JIRA
1 9 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (88.89%) Cucumber
2 8 (88.89%) Apple iOS
2 8 (88.89%) Selenium
2 8 (88.89%) Android
2 8 (88.89%) Ruby
2 8 (88.89%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) Python
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) Capybara
2 8 (88.89%) Mobile App
2 8 (88.89%) Calabash
2 8 (88.89%) API Testing
3 7 (77.78%) QA
4 3 (33.33%) Appium
4 3 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (33.33%) SDET
5 2 (22.22%) ISEB
5 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
6 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
6 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
6 1 (11.11%) Degree
6 1 (11.11%) Middleware
6 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (11.11%) SOAP

SoapUI
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 (11.11%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) JIRA
2 8 (88.89%) Calabash
2 8 (88.89%) Capybara
2 8 (88.89%) Cucumber
2 8 (88.89%) Selenium
3 3 (33.33%) Appium
General
1 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Test Engineer
2 6 (66.67%) Applications Engineer
3 4 (44.44%) Mobile Engineer
4 3 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
4 3 (33.33%) Web Applications Engineer
4 3 (33.33%) Web Engineer
5 2 (22.22%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (11.11%) QA Engineer
6 1 (11.11%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
1 1 (11.11%) SOAP
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Mobile App
2 3 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Android
1 8 (88.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (88.89%) API Testing
3 3 (33.33%) SDET
4 1 (11.11%) Black-Box Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
4 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) User Stories
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) Python
2 8 (88.89%) Ruby
3 1 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISEB
1 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (77.78%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Atlassian