Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 July 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 of England
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 146 175 166
Rank change year-on-year +29 -9 +34
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 54 22 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.16% 0.42% 0.86%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.39% 3.23% 6.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 9 32
East of England median daily rate £400 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +4.48% -7.90%
10th Percentile £310 £250 £205
90th Percentile £531 £456 £400
England median daily rate £400 £414 £398
% change year-on-year -3.32% +4.09% +13.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
East of England median hourly rate - £31.75 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -17.53% -
England median hourly rate - £31.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year - -11.81% +20.00%

SoapUI is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 845 681 781
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 18.11% 13.12% 13.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 525 422 443
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £234
90th Percentile £567 £510 £488
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 30 23
East of England median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £35.00 £30.70 £31.05
90th Percentile £61.00 £52.50 £49.20
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -0.79%

SoapUI
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for SoapUI in the East of England

SoapUI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SoapUI in the East of England

SoapUI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SoapUI in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SoapUI in the East of England

SoapUI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SoapUI in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SoapUI in the East of England

SoapUI
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 20 July 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
Essex +9 33 £425 +70.00% 1
Bedfordshire -1 9 £400 -16.67%
Hertfordshire 0 7 £406 +9.80%
Suffolk +13 4 £374 +6.79%
Cambridgeshire +6 1 £310 -17.33%
SoapUI
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 of England region with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 47 (87.04%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (57.41%) SOAP
3 30 (55.56%) TDD
3 30 (55.56%) JIRA
3 30 (55.56%) Test Automation
4 27 (50.00%) Scrum
5 25 (46.30%) Selenium
6 22 (40.74%) XML
6 22 (40.74%) Java
6 22 (40.74%) Middleware
7 20 (37.04%) SQL
7 20 (37.04%) Git (software)
8 18 (33.33%) Cucumber
9 17 (31.48%) Linux
10 16 (29.63%) Web Services
10 16 (29.63%) SOA
10 16 (29.63%) JMeter
10 16 (29.63%) Jenkins
11 15 (27.78%) JSON
11 15 (27.78%) JavaScript
11 15 (27.78%) Oracle
12 14 (25.93%) WebLogic
12 14 (25.93%) XSD
12 14 (25.93%) WSDL
12 14 (25.93%) Kanban
12 14 (25.93%) Confluence
13 13 (24.07%) Test Scripting
14 12 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (22.22%) BDD
14 12 (22.22%) User Stories

SoapUI
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 14 (25.93%) Confluence
1 14 (25.93%) WebLogic
2 7 (12.96%) WebSphere
3 4 (7.41%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.56%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (3.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.26%) SSL
2 2 (3.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.96%) Relational Database
2 5 (9.26%) RDBMS
3 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (3.70%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.85%) DB2
6 1 (1.85%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 30 (55.56%) JIRA
2 25 (46.30%) Selenium
3 20 (37.04%) Git (software)
4 18 (33.33%) Cucumber
5 16 (29.63%) Jenkins
5 16 (29.63%) JMeter
6 11 (20.37%) JUnit
6 11 (20.37%) Subversion
7 9 (16.67%) Maven
8 8 (14.81%) Calabash
8 8 (14.81%) Capybara
9 7 (12.96%) LoadRunner
10 6 (11.11%) Ant
11 5 (9.26%) Gradle
11 5 (9.26%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (7.41%) Appium
13 3 (5.56%) WebDriver
14 2 (3.70%) AccuRev
14 2 (3.70%) Eclipse
15 1 (1.85%) XDoclet
General
1 11 (20.37%) Finance
2 7 (12.96%) Marketing
3 5 (9.26%) Electronics
3 5 (9.26%) Manufacturing
3 5 (9.26%) Telecoms
4 4 (7.41%) Automotive
5 3 (5.56%) Retail
6 2 (3.70%) Advertising
6 2 (3.70%) Legal
7 1 (1.85%) Games
7 1 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 19 (35.19%) Analyst
1 19 (35.19%) Test Analyst
2 16 (29.63%) Developer
3 13 (24.07%) Tester
4 8 (14.81%) Test Engineer
5 7 (12.96%) Senior Developer
6 6 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Java Developer
7 5 (9.26%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (9.26%) Senior Test Analyst
8 4 (7.41%) Agile Test Analyst
8 4 (7.41%) Mobile Engineer
8 4 (7.41%) SOA Developer
9 3 (5.56%) Agile Tester
9 3 (5.56%) Middleware Developer
9 3 (5.56%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
9 3 (5.56%) SOA Analyst
9 3 (5.56%) SQL Analyst
9 3 (5.56%) Test Automation Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Web Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (57.41%) SOAP
2 22 (40.74%) Middleware
2 22 (40.74%) XML
3 16 (29.63%) Web Services
4 15 (27.78%) JSON
5 14 (25.93%) WSDL
5 14 (25.93%) XSD
6 11 (20.37%) REST
7 8 (14.81%) JSON Schema
8 7 (12.96%) HTML
9 6 (11.11%) Ajax
9 6 (11.11%) CSS
9 6 (11.11%) JAX-RS
9 6 (11.11%) JAX-WS
9 6 (11.11%) JPA
9 6 (11.11%) Struts
9 6 (11.11%) XSLT
10 5 (9.26%) AngularJS
10 5 (9.26%) Java EE
11 4 (7.41%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (14.81%) Mobile App
3 7 (12.96%) Client/Server
4 4 (7.41%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (3.70%) Clustering
5 2 (3.70%) Replication
6 1 (1.85%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (31.48%) Linux
2 9 (16.67%) Unix
3 8 (14.81%) Android
3 8 (14.81%) Apple iOS
4 7 (12.96%) Mac OS X
5 2 (3.70%) Solaris
5 2 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (87.04%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (55.56%) TDD
2 30 (55.56%) Test Automation
3 27 (50.00%) Scrum
4 16 (29.63%) SOA
5 14 (25.93%) Kanban
6 13 (24.07%) Test Scripting
7 12 (22.22%) BDD
7 12 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (22.22%) User Stories
8 11 (20.37%) API Testing
9 9 (16.67%) Software Testing
10 8 (14.81%) Coaching
10 8 (14.81%) Test Management
11 7 (12.96%) Mentoring
11 7 (12.96%) SDLC
11 7 (12.96%) Test Strategy
12 6 (11.11%) DevOps
12 6 (11.11%) OO
13 5 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 22 (40.74%) Java
2 20 (37.04%) SQL
3 15 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 9 (16.67%) Groovy
5 8 (14.81%) Python
5 8 (14.81%) Ruby
6 5 (9.26%) C
6 5 (9.26%) PHP
7 3 (5.56%) PL/SQL
7 3 (5.56%) XPath
8 1 (1.85%) C#
8 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (14.81%) ISEB
2 7 (12.96%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.85%) Degree
4 1 (1.85%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.52%) QA
2 5 (9.26%) Data Quality
3 2 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (27.78%) Oracle
2 11 (20.37%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.26%) SAP
4 4 (7.41%) CA
4 4 (7.41%) CA Agile Central
4 4 (7.41%) WSO2
5 3 (5.56%) IBM
6 2 (3.70%) Adobe
6 2 (3.70%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.85%) HP
7 1 (1.85%) hybris
Brentwood, Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
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