The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for SoapUI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SoapUI over the 3 months to 28 March 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 49 40
Rank change year-on-year +3 -9  
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 12 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.97% 0.88% 3.07%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.08% 7.55% 16.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 10
Median daily rate £350 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +12.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -10.00% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 Essex with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 119 53 83
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 29.46% 11.65% 18.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 36 39
Median daily rate £444 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.26% -3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 11
Median hourly rate £37.00 - £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 - £32.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 - £41.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  

SoapUI
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex citing SoapUI as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for SoapUI in Essex

SoapUI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SoapUI in Essex

SoapUI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SoapUI in Essex over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SoapUI in Essex

SoapUI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SoapUI in Essex

SoapUI
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SoapUI within the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southend-on-Sea - 9 £325 -
SoapUI
East of England

SoapUI
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Essex region with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (81.82%) TDD
3 16 (72.73%) Web Services
4 15 (68.18%) Selenium
5 14 (63.64%) Java
6 13 (59.09%) Oracle
6 13 (59.09%) WebLogic
6 13 (59.09%) Scrum
6 13 (59.09%) DevOps
7 11 (50.00%) Test Automation
8 10 (45.45%) Git (software)
8 10 (45.45%) Jenkins
9 9 (40.91%) Groovy
9 9 (40.91%) Marketing
9 9 (40.91%) SOAP
9 9 (40.91%) SQL
10 8 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (36.36%) BDD
11 7 (31.82%) Open Source
11 7 (31.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 7 (31.82%) Java EE
11 7 (31.82%) Digital Marketing
11 7 (31.82%) Test Strategy
11 7 (31.82%) SOA
11 7 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (31.82%) SAP
11 7 (31.82%) EJB
11 7 (31.82%) XDoclet
11 7 (31.82%) Automated Testing
11 7 (31.82%) Programme Management

SoapUI
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 13 (59.09%) WebLogic
2 6 (27.27%) Confluence
3 2 (9.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
3 2 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 7 (31.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
1 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.55%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 15 (68.18%) Selenium
2 10 (45.45%) Git (software)
2 10 (45.45%) Jenkins
3 7 (31.82%) XDoclet
4 6 (27.27%) JIRA
4 6 (27.27%) JMeter
4 6 (27.27%) LoadRunner
5 3 (13.64%) Subversion
6 2 (9.09%) AccuRev
6 2 (9.09%) Ant
6 2 (9.09%) Cucumber
6 2 (9.09%) Eclipse
6 2 (9.09%) Gradle
6 2 (9.09%) JUnit
6 2 (9.09%) Maven
General
1 9 (40.91%) Marketing
2 7 (31.82%) Electronics
2 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 7 (31.82%) Manufacturing
2 7 (31.82%) Telecoms
3 2 (9.09%) Legal
4 1 (4.55%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Developer
1 9 (40.91%) Java Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Test Automation Specialist
2 6 (27.27%) Test Specialist
3 5 (22.73%) Tester
4 4 (18.18%) Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Automation Tester
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Automation Tester
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Test Automation Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Tester
5 1 (4.55%) SOA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (72.73%) Web Services
2 9 (40.91%) SOAP
3 7 (31.82%) EJB
3 7 (31.82%) Java EE
4 3 (13.64%) JAX-RS
4 3 (13.64%) XML
5 2 (9.09%) Ajax
5 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 2 (9.09%) CSS
5 2 (9.09%) EclipseLink
5 2 (9.09%) HTML
5 2 (9.09%) JSON
5 2 (9.09%) JSON Schema
5 2 (9.09%) Middleware
5 2 (9.09%) SAML
5 2 (9.09%) Spring
5 2 (9.09%) Struts
5 2 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (9.09%) XHTML
5 2 (9.09%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Client/Server
2 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.09%) Clustering
3 2 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Solaris
2 2 (9.09%) Unix
2 2 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (81.82%) TDD
3 13 (59.09%) DevOps
3 13 (59.09%) Scrum
4 11 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 8 (36.36%) BDD
5 8 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (31.82%) Automated Testing
6 7 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (31.82%) Digital Marketing
6 7 (31.82%) Open Source
6 7 (31.82%) Programme Management
6 7 (31.82%) SOA
6 7 (31.82%) Test Strategy
7 6 (27.27%) Kanban
7 6 (27.27%) SDLC
7 6 (27.27%) Software Testing
7 6 (27.27%) User Stories
8 5 (22.73%) Integration Testing
9 4 (18.18%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) Java
2 9 (40.91%) Groovy
2 9 (40.91%) SQL
3 4 (18.18%) C
4 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) ISEB
1 5 (22.73%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) Data Quality
2 2 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Oracle
2 7 (31.82%) SAP
3 2 (9.09%) Adobe
3 2 (9.09%) IBM
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