Period
to 15 January 2021

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 15 January 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
England > East of England
6 months to
15 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 81 145 130
Rank change year-on-year +64 -15 -6
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 12 17 67
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.84% 0.47% 1.47%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.51% 2.88% 7.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 42
Median daily rate £450 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £391 £363 £325
90th Percentile £538 £556 £525
England median daily rate £425 £413 £422
% change year-on-year +3.03% -2.25% +3.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £50.00 £73.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -31.51% +71.76% -2.30%

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 of England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 266 591 914
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.60% 16.38% 20.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 354 542
Median daily rate £449 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.28% - -
10th Percentile £273 £313 £313
90th Percentile £575 £600 £600
England median daily rate £475 £475 £488
% change year-on-year - -2.56% +3.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 16 24
Median hourly rate £45.00 £31.50 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -28.00% +1.74%
10th Percentile £35.55 £10.75 £37.50
90th Percentile £54.78 £49.13 £52.50
Median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £43.92
% change year-on-year - +2.47% +0.95%

SoapUI
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing SoapUI as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SoapUI in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for SoapUI in the East of England

SoapUI
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SoapUI in the East of England over the 6 months to 15 January 2021.

Daily rate histogram for SoapUI in the East of England

SoapUI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SoapUI in the East of England.

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 15 January 2021. 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 +5 10 £450 -5.26% 1
Hertfordshire +33 2 - -
SoapUI
England

For the 6 months to 15 January 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 East of England region with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 11 (91.67%) Java
1 11 (91.67%) Test Automation
2 10 (83.33%) Cucumber
3 9 (75.00%) SOAP
4 8 (66.67%) BDD
5 7 (58.33%) JIRA
5 7 (58.33%) Selenium
5 7 (58.33%) Oracle
5 7 (58.33%) SQL
5 7 (58.33%) Unix
5 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
6 6 (50.00%) API Testing
6 6 (50.00%) REST Assured
7 5 (41.67%) Microservices
7 5 (41.67%) TDD
7 5 (41.67%) XML
7 5 (41.67%) QA
7 5 (41.67%) Integration Testing
8 4 (33.33%) Test Management
8 4 (33.33%) ISEB
9 3 (25.00%) Scrum
9 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
9 3 (25.00%) JMeter
9 3 (25.00%) Spring
9 3 (25.00%) Web Services
9 3 (25.00%) Cypress.io
9 3 (25.00%) Kanban
9 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
9 3 (25.00%) Software Testing

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 2 (16.67%) Apache
1 2 (16.67%) CMS
1 2 (16.67%) Confluence
1 2 (16.67%) IBM Domino
1 2 (16.67%) JBoss
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) HTTP
1 2 (16.67%) SSL
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
1 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Cucumber
2 7 (58.33%) JIRA
2 7 (58.33%) Selenium
3 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (50.00%) REST Assured
4 3 (25.00%) Cypress.io
4 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (25.00%) JMeter
4 3 (25.00%) Zephyr
5 2 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 2 (16.67%) Public Sector
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Tester
2 4 (33.33%) Automation Tester
2 4 (33.33%) Test Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Tester
4 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce Manager
4 2 (16.67%) QA Tester
4 2 (16.67%) Senior QA Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Test Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Automation Test Lead
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Automation Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) SOAP
2 5 (41.67%) XML
3 3 (25.00%) Spring
3 3 (25.00%) Web Services
3 3 (25.00%) WebdriverIO
4 2 (16.67%) J2EE
4 2 (16.67%) J2SE
4 2 (16.67%) JSON
4 2 (16.67%) Middleware
4 2 (16.67%) RESTEasy
4 2 (16.67%) XML Messaging
5 1 (8.33%) Play Framework
5 1 (8.33%) REST
5 1 (8.33%) Spring Boot
5 1 (8.33%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Test Automation
2 8 (66.67%) BDD
3 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (50.00%) API Testing
5 5 (41.67%) Integration Testing
5 5 (41.67%) Microservices
5 5 (41.67%) TDD
6 4 (33.33%) Test Management
7 3 (25.00%) Kanban
7 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
7 3 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (25.00%) Product Backlog
7 3 (25.00%) Product Roadmap
7 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
7 3 (25.00%) Scrum
7 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
7 3 (25.00%) User Stories
8 2 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
8 2 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
8 2 (16.67%) Release Train
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (8.33%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) ISEB
2 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (8.33%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Ansible
1 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) hybris
2 2 (16.67%) WSO2
2 2 (16.67%) Xerox