Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 21 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 145 140 132
Rank change year-on-year -5 -8 -3
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 6 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.19% 0.34% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.08% 2.28% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
East Midlands median daily rate £438 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.83% -14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £369 £300 £245
90th Percentile £493 £300 £455
England median daily rate £400 £390 £380
% change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £43.50 - £41.00

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 East Midlands with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 553 483 373
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 17.18% 14.77% 11.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 313 194
East Midlands median daily rate £378 £400 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.63% +10.73% +7.04%
10th Percentile £275 £300 £275
90th Percentile £500 £538 £481
England median daily rate £451 £425 £403
% change year-on-year +6.00% +5.59% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 7
East Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £41.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.43% +84.44% -40.00%
10th Percentile £40.50 £39.80 £18.45
90th Percentile £52.72 £43.65 £42.75
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

SoapUI
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing SoapUI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for SoapUI in the East Midlands

SoapUI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SoapUI in the East Midlands

SoapUI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SoapUI in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SoapUI in the East Midlands

SoapUI
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SoapUI within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 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
Nottinghamshire +6 3 £350 +16.67% 3
Northamptonshire - 3 £450 -
SoapUI
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 4 (66.67%) SOAP
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (50.00%) Test Planning
3 3 (50.00%) API Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) Selenium
4 2 (33.33%) FitNesse
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Capita
4 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) TestNG
4 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
4 2 (33.33%) Open Source
4 2 (33.33%) User Stories
4 2 (33.33%) Ranorex
4 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 2 (33.33%) BDD
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) NUnit
4 2 (33.33%) IVR
4 2 (33.33%) JUnit
4 2 (33.33%) JMeter
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) Java

SoapUI
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Hybris
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 2 (33.33%) FitNesse
2 2 (33.33%) JMeter
2 2 (33.33%) JUnit
2 2 (33.33%) NUnit
2 2 (33.33%) Ranorex
2 2 (33.33%) TestNG
2 2 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) LoadUI
3 1 (16.67%) Protractor
3 1 (16.67%) TestComplete
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) QA Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) SOA Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Test Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) SOAP
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (33.33%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) API Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 3 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) Conflict Management
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) OOP
3 2 (33.33%) Open Source
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) User Stories
4 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Capita
2 1 (16.67%) hybris
2 1 (16.67%) SAP