Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 19 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 124 111 127
Rank change year-on-year -13 +16 -8
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 10 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.35% 0.61% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.22% 3.51% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 4
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £335 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.94% +16.52% -
10th Percentile £268 £218 £266
90th Percentile £419 £375 £335
Scotland median daily rate £273 £330 £275
% change year-on-year -17.42% +20.00% -26.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland 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 Edinburgh with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 450 370 365
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 15.57% 17.35% 11.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 212 213
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £384 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.23% +5.86% -3.33%
10th Percentile £272 £260 £263
90th Percentile £550 £488 £485
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 4
Edinburgh median hourly rate £43.39 £46.13 £40.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.93% +14.23% -4.99%
Scotland median hourly rate £43.39 £43.00 £40.38
% change year-on-year +0.91% +6.49% +0.95%

SoapUI
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing SoapUI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for SoapUI in Edinburgh

SoapUI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SoapUI in Edinburgh

SoapUI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SoapUI in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SoapUI in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 7 (70.00%) SOAP
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) XMLSpy
3 5 (50.00%) JSON
3 5 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) XML
3 5 (50.00%) Selenium
3 5 (50.00%) YAML
3 5 (50.00%) REST
3 5 (50.00%) Swagger
4 4 (40.00%) User Stories
5 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
6 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Web Services
6 2 (20.00%) BDD
6 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
6 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (20.00%) Kanban
7 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
7 1 (10.00%) Drools
7 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
7 1 (10.00%) Firebug
7 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (10.00%) Gherkin
7 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
7 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (10.00%) API Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Defect Management

SoapUI
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (10.00%) JBoss
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Selenium
1 5 (50.00%) XMLSpy
2 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (10.00%) Firebug
4 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (10.00%) JIRA
4 1 (10.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Solutions Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Data Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) XML Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) XML Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Tester
4 1 (10.00%) QA Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior QA Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SOA Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Software Tester
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) SOAP
2 5 (50.00%) JSON
2 5 (50.00%) REST
2 5 (50.00%) Swagger
2 5 (50.00%) XML
2 5 (50.00%) YAML
3 2 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) Drools
4 1 (10.00%) Gherkin
4 1 (10.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) User Stories
3 2 (20.00%) BDD
3 2 (20.00%) Kanban
3 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) API Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Defect Management
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle