Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 79 87
Rank change year-on-year +12 +8 0
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 27 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 3.38% 0.57% 0.50%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.79% 6.25% 3.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 5 5
Essex median daily rate £375 £475 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.05% +58.33% -29.41%
10th Percentile £310 £463 £174
90th Percentile £548 £488 £400
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £275
% change year-on-year +6.67% +36.36% -22.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Essex median hourly rate £43.75 - £41.00
East of England median hourly rate £43.75 - £41.00

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 Essex with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 307 80 199
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 38.38% 9.14% 16.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 55 102
Essex median daily rate £513 £470 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.04% +17.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £315 £260 £260
90th Percentile £600 £540 £600
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 12 30
Essex median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £37.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -6.60% -3.01%
10th Percentile £35.50 £30.78 £31.49
90th Percentile £63.75 £43.38 £45.00
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.13 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.34% +2.81% +5.89%

SoapUI
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

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 6 months to 21 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 21 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
Brentwood - 9 £320 -
Southend-on-Sea - 9 £350 - 1
Witham - 1 £513 -
Basildon - 1 £450 -
SoapUI
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 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 Essex region with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 27 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (96.30%) TDD
3 24 (88.89%) SOAP
4 18 (66.67%) Web Services
4 18 (66.67%) XML
4 18 (66.67%) Middleware
5 16 (59.26%) Scrum
5 16 (59.26%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (55.56%) Finance
6 15 (55.56%) Jenkins
7 13 (48.15%) Oracle
8 12 (44.44%) WebLogic
8 12 (44.44%) SQL
8 12 (44.44%) JIRA
9 11 (40.74%) REST
9 11 (40.74%) Linux
9 11 (40.74%) Relational Database
10 10 (37.04%) Performance Tuning
10 10 (37.04%) JAX-RS
10 10 (37.04%) Struts
10 10 (37.04%) OO
10 10 (37.04%) HTML
10 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
10 10 (37.04%) CSS
10 10 (37.04%) Ant
10 10 (37.04%) BDD
10 10 (37.04%) JAX-WS
10 10 (37.04%) Groovy
10 10 (37.04%) JPA
10 10 (37.04%) Selenium

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 12 (44.44%) WebLogic
2 10 (37.04%) WebSphere
3 9 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 3 (11.11%) Confluence
5 1 (3.70%) Apache
5 1 (3.70%) JBoss
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) HTTP
1 1 (3.70%) SSL
1 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) Relational Database
2 9 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 9 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (55.56%) Jenkins
2 12 (44.44%) JIRA
3 10 (37.04%) Ant
3 10 (37.04%) Maven
3 10 (37.04%) Selenium
4 8 (29.63%) JMeter
5 7 (25.93%) Cucumber
5 7 (25.93%) Git (software)
5 7 (25.93%) Gradle
5 7 (25.93%) JUnit
6 6 (22.22%) Zephyr
7 3 (11.11%) Artifactory
7 3 (11.11%) LoadUI
7 3 (11.11%) Subversion
8 1 (3.70%) AccuRev
8 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
8 1 (3.70%) Robot Framework
8 1 (3.70%) The Grinder
General
1 15 (55.56%) Finance
2 7 (25.93%) Manufacturing
2 7 (25.93%) Marketing
3 6 (22.22%) Electronics
3 6 (22.22%) Telecoms
4 5 (18.52%) Automotive
5 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Senior Developer
2 8 (29.63%) Test Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Tester
3 7 (25.93%) Agile Tester
4 6 (22.22%) J2EE Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Senior Agile Tester
4 6 (22.22%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Senior Tester
4 6 (22.22%) SOA Tester
5 4 (14.81%) Java Developer
5 4 (14.81%) QA Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) QA Test Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Agile Test Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Middleware Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (88.89%) SOAP
2 18 (66.67%) Middleware
2 18 (66.67%) Web Services
2 18 (66.67%) XML
3 11 (40.74%) REST
4 10 (37.04%) Ajax
4 10 (37.04%) CSS
4 10 (37.04%) HTML
4 10 (37.04%) JAX-RS
4 10 (37.04%) JAX-WS
4 10 (37.04%) JPA
4 10 (37.04%) Struts
5 9 (33.33%) HTML5
5 9 (33.33%) Java EE
5 9 (33.33%) JAXB
6 7 (25.93%) AngularJS
6 7 (25.93%) J2EE
6 7 (25.93%) JSON
6 7 (25.93%) WSDL
6 7 (25.93%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.70%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.70%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) Unix
3 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.70%) Solaris
3 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (96.30%) TDD
3 16 (59.26%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (59.26%) Scrum
4 10 (37.04%) BDD
4 10 (37.04%) OO
4 10 (37.04%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (33.33%) Code Coverage
5 9 (33.33%) Kanban
5 9 (33.33%) Load Testing
5 9 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
5 9 (33.33%) SOA
5 9 (33.33%) UML
6 8 (29.63%) API Testing
6 8 (29.63%) Coaching
6 8 (29.63%) Mentoring
6 8 (29.63%) Test Management
7 7 (25.93%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (25.93%) Software Testing
8 6 (22.22%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) SQL
2 10 (37.04%) Groovy
2 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
3 7 (25.93%) Java
4 3 (11.11%) Shell Script
5 2 (7.41%) C
6 1 (3.70%) Perl
6 1 (3.70%) Python
6 1 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) ISEB
2 4 (14.81%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) QA
2 2 (7.41%) Data Quality
3 1 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Ansible
1 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Oracle
2 9 (33.33%) CA
2 9 (33.33%) CA Agile Central
3 6 (22.22%) SAP
4 5 (18.52%) HP
5 1 (3.70%) AppDynamics
5 1 (3.70%) WSO2