Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 17 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 241 221 261
Rank change year-on-year -20 +40 +22
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 10 25 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.14% 0.37% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.72% 2.01% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 22 16
City of London median daily rate £498 £450 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.56% +13.21% +13.57%
10th Percentile £398 £273 £313
90th Percentile £509 £546 £481
Central London median daily rate £444 £438 £400
% change year-on-year +1.43% +9.38% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London 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 the City of London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1386 1241 1348
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 19.47% 18.45% 14.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1092 1016 1115
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £363 £338 £307
90th Percentile £638 £625 £638
Central London median daily rate £498 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +4.74% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
City of London median hourly rate £25.50 £32.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.54% -13.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £23.24 £31.25 £35.38
90th Percentile £59.45 £33.75 £50.13
Central London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -7.69% -13.33% +3.45%

SoapUI
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing SoapUI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for SoapUI in the City of London

SoapUI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SoapUI in the City of London

SoapUI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SoapUI in the City of London over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SoapUI in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 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 City of London region with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) Selenium
2 9 (90.00%) Test Automation
3 8 (80.00%) Retail
3 8 (80.00%) SOAP
3 8 (80.00%) Java
4 7 (70.00%) SOA
4 7 (70.00%) Web Services
4 7 (70.00%) Finance
5 6 (60.00%) Spring
5 6 (60.00%) Maven
5 6 (60.00%) Banking
5 6 (60.00%) J2EE
5 6 (60.00%) Ant
5 6 (60.00%) JBoss
5 6 (60.00%) N-Tier
5 6 (60.00%) Open Source
5 6 (60.00%) Web Development
5 6 (60.00%) REST
5 6 (60.00%) Jenkins
6 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
7 3 (30.00%) JIRA
8 2 (20.00%) TDD
8 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
8 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
8 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
8 2 (20.00%) Scala
8 2 (20.00%) Groovy
8 2 (20.00%) WebDriver

SoapUI
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 6 (60.00%) JBoss
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) BrowserStack
1 2 (20.00%) GitHub
1 2 (20.00%) vREST
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Selenium
2 6 (60.00%) Ant
2 6 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (60.00%) Maven
3 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
4 3 (30.00%) JIRA
5 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
6 1 (10.00%) Appium
6 1 (10.00%) Calabash
6 1 (10.00%) HP UFT
6 1 (10.00%) JBehave
6 1 (10.00%) JMeter
6 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 8 (80.00%) Retail
2 7 (70.00%) Finance
3 6 (60.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
1 8 (80.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (60.00%) J2EE Developer
2 6 (60.00%) J2EE Web Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Java Web Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Java/J2EE Web Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Web Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Tester
4 2 (20.00%) Automation Tester
4 2 (20.00%) Developer in Test
4 2 (20.00%) Java Automation Tester
4 2 (20.00%) Java Scala Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Scala Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Test Automation Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Payments Tester
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Tester
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Tester
5 1 (10.00%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) SOAP
2 7 (70.00%) Web Services
3 6 (60.00%) J2EE
3 6 (60.00%) REST
3 6 (60.00%) Spring
4 1 (10.00%) WSDL
4 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) Test Automation
3 7 (70.00%) SOA
4 6 (60.00%) Open Source
4 6 (60.00%) Web Development
5 2 (20.00%) API Testing
5 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Microservices
5 2 (20.00%) SDET
5 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) TDD
5 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (10.00%) BDD
6 1 (10.00%) Logistics
6 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
6 1 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) Groovy
2 2 (20.00%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 20022
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) HP