Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for LoadUI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited LoadUI over the 6 months to 23 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 LoadUI
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 821 858 822
Rank change year-on-year +37 -36 +24
Contract jobs citing LoadUI 36 15 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.038% 0.015% 0.047%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.20% 0.093% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 12 41
England median daily rate £438 £331 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.08% -19.21% +31.20%
10th Percentile £363 £242 £325
90th Percentile £460 £461 £460
UK median daily rate £438 £318 £410
% change year-on-year +37.80% -22.56% +31.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
England median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK median hourly rate £42.50 - -

LoadUI 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 England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 17805 16194 14943
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 18.77% 16.56% 14.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 12484 10960 10035
England median daily rate £457 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.41% +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £313 £304 £280
90th Percentile £606 £575 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 269 232 284
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £28.95 £26.16 £23.83
90th Percentile £60.00 £53.75 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

LoadUI
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing LoadUI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for LoadUI in England

LoadUI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LoadUI in England

LoadUI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing LoadUI in England over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for LoadUI in England

LoadUI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LoadUI in England

LoadUI
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LoadUI within the England region over the 6 months to 23 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
London +3 24 £460 +8.24% 1
Midlands - 8 £375 -
West Midlands - 7 £375 -
East of England - 3 £400 -
South West - 1 £300 -
East Midlands - 1 £350 -
LoadUI
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing LoadUI 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 England region with a requirement for LoadUI.

1 30 (83.33%) SoapUI
2 27 (75.00%) JMeter
3 26 (72.22%) SQL
4 23 (63.89%) Web Services
5 21 (58.33%) Software Testing
6 19 (52.78%) HP
7 18 (50.00%) ISTQB
8 17 (47.22%) ISEB
9 16 (44.44%) Stress Testing
9 16 (44.44%) HP Quality Center
10 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (27.78%) Test Automation
11 10 (27.78%) Performance Testing
12 9 (25.00%) JIRA
12 9 (25.00%) Jenkins
12 9 (25.00%) Linux
13 8 (22.22%) SOAP
13 8 (22.22%) HTML
14 7 (19.44%) Java
14 7 (19.44%) Performance Monitoring
14 7 (19.44%) QA
15 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
15 6 (16.67%) Git (software)
15 6 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
15 6 (16.67%) BDD
15 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
15 6 (16.67%) XML
15 6 (16.67%) TDD
15 6 (16.67%) Ajax
15 6 (16.67%) Defect Management

LoadUI
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 3 (8.33%) Apache
1 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 3 (8.33%) Tomcat
1 3 (8.33%) WebLogic
1 3 (8.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.78%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.78%) BlazeMeter
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) HTTP
2 3 (8.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
3 3 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (8.33%) MySQL
3 3 (8.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 30 (83.33%) SoapUI
2 27 (75.00%) JMeter
3 9 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 9 (25.00%) JIRA
4 6 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 4 (11.11%) LoadRunner
6 3 (8.33%) Ant
6 3 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (8.33%) Bitbucket
6 3 (8.33%) Cucumber
6 3 (8.33%) Fiddler
6 3 (8.33%) Gatling
6 3 (8.33%) HP UFT
6 3 (8.33%) Hudson
6 3 (8.33%) Log4j
6 3 (8.33%) Maven
6 3 (8.33%) Selenium
6 3 (8.33%) YourKit
7 2 (5.56%) RubyGems
7 2 (5.56%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (69.44%) Analyst
1 25 (69.44%) Test Analyst
2 23 (63.89%) Performance Analyst
2 23 (63.89%) Performance Test Analyst
3 3 (8.33%) Developer
3 3 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 2 (5.56%) Automation Tester
4 2 (5.56%) Java Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Performance Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) QA Automation Tester
4 2 (5.56%) QA Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) QA Tester
4 2 (5.56%) Tester
5 1 (2.78%) Consultant
5 1 (2.78%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) Performance Consultant
5 1 (2.78%) Performance Test Consultant
5 1 (2.78%) Test Consultant
5 1 (2.78%) Test Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (63.89%) Web Services
2 8 (22.22%) HTML
2 8 (22.22%) SOAP
3 6 (16.67%) Ajax
3 6 (16.67%) XML
4 5 (13.89%) REST
5 3 (8.33%) CSS
5 3 (8.33%) CSS3
5 3 (8.33%) HTML5
5 3 (8.33%) Java EE
5 3 (8.33%) JAXB
5 3 (8.33%) JAX-RS
5 3 (8.33%) JAX-WS
5 3 (8.33%) JPA
5 3 (8.33%) JSON
5 3 (8.33%) Middleware
5 3 (8.33%) ODBC
5 3 (8.33%) Struts
6 2 (5.56%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (8.33%) Unix
2 3 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (2.78%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (58.33%) Software Testing
2 16 (44.44%) Stress Testing
3 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (27.78%) Performance Testing
4 10 (27.78%) Test Automation
5 7 (19.44%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (16.67%) BDD
6 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (16.67%) Defect Management
6 6 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (16.67%) TDD
7 5 (13.89%) SDLC
7 5 (13.89%) Test Planning
8 4 (11.11%) Load Testing
8 4 (11.11%) Manual Testing
8 4 (11.11%) Scenario Testing
9 3 (8.33%) ATDD
9 3 (8.33%) Feature Driven Development
9 3 (8.33%) Functional Testing
9 3 (8.33%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 26 (72.22%) SQL
2 7 (19.44%) Java
3 5 (13.89%) Groovy
4 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.33%) Bash Shell
5 3 (8.33%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.56%) Ruby
7 1 (2.78%) Scala
Qualifications
1 18 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 17 (47.22%) ISEB
3 1 (2.78%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (19.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 16 (44.44%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (8.33%) Grafana
2 3 (8.33%) Graphite
2 3 (8.33%) HP SiteScope
2 3 (8.33%) Nagios
2 3 (8.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (52.78%) HP
2 3 (8.33%) CA
2 3 (8.33%) CA Agile Central
2 3 (8.33%) Dynatrace
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) IBM
3 1 (2.78%) Neustar
3 1 (2.78%) SOASTA, Inc