Period
to 20 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 20 February 2018 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
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 - 36
Rank change year-on-year - +36 +1
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 1.03% - 0.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.06% - 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Chester median daily rate £290 - £283
10th Percentile £285 - £266
90th Percentile £295 - £299
Cheshire median daily rate £290 £338 £425
% change year-on-year -14.07% -20.59% +54.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Chester median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire 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 Chester with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Chester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 33 27 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 16.92% 12.27% 12.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 25 23
Chester median daily rate £348 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.08% -7.50% +18.52%
10th Percentile £291 £210 £263
90th Percentile £468 £441 £494
Cheshire median daily rate £425 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +9.68% -3.13% +20.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Chester median hourly rate £32.50 £50.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.00% +198.51% -6.94%
10th Percentile £31.25 £50.00 £15.13
90th Percentile £33.75 £50.00 £18.58
Cheshire median hourly rate £32.50 £50.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year -35.00% +198.51% -52.14%

SoapUI
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for SoapUI in Chester

SoapUI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SoapUI in Chester

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SoapUI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CA
2 1 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) PegaRULES
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) ReSharper
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (50.00%) Web Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) DataPower
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (50.00%) FxCop
2 1 (50.00%) MSBuild
2 1 (50.00%) CA Service Virtualization
2 1 (50.00%) T4 Templates
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database

SoapUI
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 (50.00%) PegaRULES
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) FxCop
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) MSBuild
1 1 (50.00%) ReSharper
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) T4 Templates
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (50.00%) DataPower
1 1 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C#
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) CA
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft