Period
to 15 December 2018

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 15 December 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 235 247 216
Rank change year-on-year +12 -31 +25
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 21 11 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.30% 0.15% 0.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.31% 0.81% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 22
City of London median daily rate £425 £498 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.57% +9.04% +14.06%
10th Percentile £329 £400 £364
90th Percentile £596 £509 £573
Central London median daily rate £438 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -7.89% +5.56% +12.50%
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 1,602 1,365 1,161
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 22.69% 18.98% 17.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,320 1,084 949
City of London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £369 £363 £350
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
Central London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
City of London median hourly rate £35.00 £25.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.25% -21.54% -13.33%
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +16.67% -7.69% -13.33%

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 15 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SoapUI in the City of London

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 City of London region with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 16 (76.19%) Finance
2 14 (66.67%) Selenium
3 12 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 12 (57.14%) SOAP
4 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (47.62%) Banking
4 10 (47.62%) QA
4 10 (47.62%) REST
4 10 (47.62%) DevOps
5 9 (42.86%) SQL
6 8 (38.10%) JMeter
6 8 (38.10%) Scrum
6 8 (38.10%) BDD
7 7 (33.33%) Jenkins
7 7 (33.33%) JIRA
7 7 (33.33%) Test Scripting
7 7 (33.33%) TDD
7 7 (33.33%) API Testing
8 6 (28.57%) Java
8 6 (28.57%) Web Services
8 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
9 5 (23.81%) Cucumber
9 5 (23.81%) Gradle
9 5 (23.81%) RESTful
9 5 (23.81%) HP
9 5 (23.81%) CSS
9 5 (23.81%) XML
9 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
9 5 (23.81%) PL/SQL

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 4 (19.05%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (9.52%) Confluence
3 1 (4.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (4.76%) CMS
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.76%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.76%) PaaS
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (66.67%) Selenium
2 8 (38.10%) JMeter
3 7 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 7 (33.33%) JIRA
4 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 5 (23.81%) Cucumber
5 5 (23.81%) Gradle
5 5 (23.81%) Maven
6 4 (19.05%) Eclipse
6 4 (19.05%) IntelliJ
6 4 (19.05%) NeoLoad
6 4 (19.05%) NUnit
7 2 (9.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (9.52%) HP UFT
7 2 (9.52%) MSTest
7 2 (9.52%) SpecFlow
7 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio Coded UI
7 2 (9.52%) Zephyr
8 1 (4.76%) QUnit
8 1 (4.76%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (76.19%) Finance
2 10 (47.62%) Banking
3 4 (19.05%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Developer
1 6 (28.57%) Tester
2 4 (19.05%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Java Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Test Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Test Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Automation Tester
4 2 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Core Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Developer in Test
5 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Selenium Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) SOAP
2 10 (47.62%) REST
3 6 (28.57%) Web Services
4 5 (23.81%) CSS
4 5 (23.81%) HTML
4 5 (23.81%) RESTful
4 5 (23.81%) XML
5 4 (19.05%) ActiveMQ
5 4 (19.05%) Elastic Stack
5 4 (19.05%) Hibernate
5 4 (19.05%) JMS
5 4 (19.05%) JPA
5 4 (19.05%) JSON
5 4 (19.05%) Sass
5 4 (19.05%) Spring
5 4 (19.05%) Spring Batch
5 4 (19.05%) Spring Boot
6 3 (14.29%) Middleware
7 2 (9.52%) .NET
7 2 (9.52%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (19.05%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Test Automation
2 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) DevOps
3 8 (38.10%) BDD
3 8 (38.10%) Scrum
4 7 (33.33%) API Testing
4 7 (33.33%) TDD
4 7 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (23.81%) Continuous Deployment
7 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (19.05%) Microservices
7 4 (19.05%) Performance Testing
7 4 (19.05%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (19.05%) Process Management
7 4 (19.05%) Software Delivery
7 4 (19.05%) UML
8 3 (14.29%) API Development
8 3 (14.29%) Integration Testing
8 3 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) Java
3 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
3 5 (23.81%) PL/SQL
4 4 (19.05%) C#
5 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) DBS Check
1 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
1 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (47.62%) QA
2 3 (14.29%) SEPA
3 1 (4.76%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Kibana
1 4 (19.05%) logstash
2 3 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (9.52%) HP ALM
4 1 (4.76%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) HP
2 4 (19.05%) Cadence
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) IBM
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.76%) Adobe
4 1 (4.76%) TOWER Software