Period
to 4 December 2021

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 4 December 2021 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
4 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 172 121 214
Rank change year-on-year -51 +93 +26
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 9 1 5
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.22% 0.050% 0.087%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.21% 0.29% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 4
10th Percentile £403 " £464
25th Percentile £463 " £484
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £538 - £523
75th Percentile £612 " £563
90th Percentile £659 " £585
Central London median daily rate £538 - £473

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 745 344 986
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.52% 17.28% 17.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 594 259 779
10th Percentile £414 £307 £363
25th Percentile £475 £408 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £675 £588 £600
90th Percentile £764 £650 £675
Central London median daily rate £575 £520 £514
% change year-on-year +10.58% +1.22% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
10th Percentile £34.73 " £28.30
25th Percentile £37.31 " £38.88
Median hourly rate £41.75 - £50.25
75th Percentile £46.31 " £57.87
90th Percentile £48.98 " £62.15
Central London median hourly rate £41.75 - £50.25

SoapUI
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing SoapUI as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SoapUI in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for SoapUI in the City of London

SoapUI
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SoapUI in the City of London over the 6 months to 4 December 2021.

Daily rate histogram for SoapUI in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 December 2021, 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 7 (77.78%) Test Automation
1 7 (77.78%) API Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Postman
2 6 (66.67%) SOAP
2 6 (66.67%) JMeter
3 5 (55.56%) JIRA
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) Java
3 5 (55.56%) Selenium
3 5 (55.56%) Cucumber
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) Social Skills
5 2 (22.22%) Scenario Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Tricentis Tosca
5 2 (22.22%) White-Box Testing
5 2 (22.22%) SpecFlow
5 2 (22.22%) Gherkin
5 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Front Office
5 2 (22.22%) CA
5 2 (22.22%) LoadRunner
5 2 (22.22%) QA
5 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
5 2 (22.22%) Azure
5 2 (22.22%) AWS
5 2 (22.22%) C#
5 2 (22.22%) Degree
5 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Load Testing

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 1 (11.11%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) AWS
1 2 (22.22%) Azure
1 2 (22.22%) Tricentis Tosca
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon S3
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (11.11%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (11.11%) AWS Step Functions
2 1 (11.11%) BlazeMeter
2 1 (11.11%) SaaS
2 1 (11.11%) Serverless
2 1 (11.11%) SuccessFactors
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) JMeter
1 6 (66.67%) Postman
2 5 (55.56%) Cucumber
2 5 (55.56%) JIRA
2 5 (55.56%) Selenium
3 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 2 (22.22%) LoadRunner
3 2 (22.22%) SpecFlow
4 1 (11.11%) Cypress.io
4 1 (11.11%) eggPlant
4 1 (11.11%) HP UFT
4 1 (11.11%) JBehave
4 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 1 (11.11%) Mockito
4 1 (11.11%) NeoLoad
4 1 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (11.11%) Protractor
4 1 (11.11%) Rational Robot
4 1 (11.11%) Tricentis qTest
4 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
1 3 (33.33%) Social Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Front Office
3 1 (11.11%) Back Office
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Tester
2 4 (44.44%) Automation Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Java Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) QA Automation Tester
3 1 (11.11%) QA Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Automation Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (22.22%) Gherkin
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) IDoc
3 1 (11.11%) REST
3 1 (11.11%) RESTful
3 1 (11.11%) Swagger
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (11.11%) Equities
1 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) API Testing
1 7 (77.78%) Test Automation
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Scenario Testing
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) White-Box Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Backlog Management
4 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Extreme Programming
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Load Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
4 1 (11.11%) Security Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Thought Leadership
4 1 (11.11%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) CA Service Virtualization
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) CA
2 1 (11.11%) Atlassian
2 1 (11.11%) Borland
2 1 (11.11%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (11.11%) Concur
2 1 (11.11%) Genesys
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) SAP