Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 25 November 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
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 101 130
Rank change year-on-year -24 +29 -8
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 4 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.17% 0.23% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.79% 2.34% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £290 £519 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -44.10% +18.57% +15.13%
10th Percentile £261 £507 £419
90th Percentile £324 £536 £456
South East median daily rate £400 £381 £400
% change year-on-year +4.92% -4.69% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

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

All Development Application Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 508 171 256
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 21.60% 9.87% 9.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 81 103
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £390 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.59% +3.57% -3.05%
10th Percentile £309 £263 £258
90th Percentile £547 £494 £463
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 2
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £29.00 £45.00 £31.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.56% +44.58% -26.76%
10th Percentile £26.00 £27.50 £17.49
90th Percentile £77.50 £62.50 £43.66
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +6.25%

SoapUI
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SoapUI in Buckinghamshire

SoapUI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SoapUI in Buckinghamshire

SoapUI
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SoapUI within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 25 November 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
Milton Keynes -28 1 £320 -38.31%
Aylesbury - 1 - -
SoapUI
South East

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Issue Tracking
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 3 (75.00%) LoadRunner
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) VB
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) HTTP
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) Test Management
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (50.00%) JIRA
3 2 (50.00%) QA
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Bitbucket
3 2 (50.00%) SDLC
3 2 (50.00%) BrowserStack
4 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing

SoapUI
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) Bitbucket
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) XMLSpy
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Tester
2 2 (50.00%) QA Tester
2 2 (50.00%) Web Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Scenario Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Issue Tracking
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Test Management
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (50.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
4 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Smoke Testing
4 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (75.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) SAP