Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 24 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
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 69 81
Rank change year-on-year +20 +12 -13
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 13 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.96% 1.20% 0.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.02% 5.95% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 0
Gloucestershire median daily rate £425 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% - -
South West median daily rate £350 £385 £331
% change year-on-year -9.09% +16.23% -5.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West 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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 118 185 193
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 17.77% 20.26% 19.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 100 124
Gloucestershire median daily rate £420 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +4.94%
10th Percentile £275 £275 £316
90th Percentile £488 £575 £521
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 18
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -0.58% +6.88%
10th Percentile £40.50 £26.25 £35.53
90th Percentile £60.00 £44.38 £44.50
South West median hourly rate £41.83 £42.00 £41.38
% change year-on-year -0.42% +1.51% +13.67%

SoapUI
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for SoapUI in Gloucestershire

SoapUI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SoapUI in Gloucestershire

SoapUI
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SoapUI within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 24 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
Cheltenham +16 5 £388 +8.39%
Cirencester - 1 - -
SoapUI
South West

For the 6 months to 24 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 13 (100.00%) Java
1 13 (100.00%) XML
1 13 (100.00%) SOAP
2 11 (84.62%) Security Cleared
3 9 (69.23%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (61.54%) Python
4 8 (61.54%) Selenium
5 7 (53.85%) HTTP
5 7 (53.85%) JDBC
6 6 (46.15%) XSD
6 6 (46.15%) OOP
6 6 (46.15%) C++
6 6 (46.15%) SQL
6 6 (46.15%) LoadRunner
6 6 (46.15%) JMeter
6 6 (46.15%) JSON
6 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (46.15%) Web Accessibility
7 5 (38.46%) Linux
7 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
7 5 (38.46%) webMethods
7 5 (38.46%) Web Services
8 4 (30.77%) AIX
8 4 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (30.77%) ETL
8 4 (30.77%) HTML
8 4 (30.77%) C
8 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
8 4 (30.77%) Oracle
8 4 (30.77%) WebLogic

SoapUI
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 4 (30.77%) WebLogic
1 4 (30.77%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Big Data
1 4 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (30.77%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Selenium
2 6 (46.15%) JMeter
2 6 (46.15%) LoadRunner
3 2 (15.38%) Ant
3 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
3 2 (15.38%) Eclipse
3 2 (15.38%) HP UFT
3 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
3 2 (15.38%) JIRA
3 2 (15.38%) JUnit
3 2 (15.38%) Maven
3 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
1 6 (46.15%) Java Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Consultant
2 5 (38.46%) webMethods Consultant
3 4 (30.77%) C++ Developer
3 4 (30.77%) C++/Java Developer
4 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Test Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Test Automation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) SOAP
1 13 (100.00%) XML
2 7 (53.85%) JDBC
3 6 (46.15%) JSON
3 6 (46.15%) XSD
4 5 (38.46%) Web Services
5 4 (30.77%) CSS
5 4 (30.77%) HTML
6 2 (15.38%) .NET
6 2 (15.38%) Gherkin
6 2 (15.38%) jQuery
6 2 (15.38%) REST
6 2 (15.38%) RESTful
7 1 (7.69%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) AIX
3 1 (7.69%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (46.15%) OOP
1 6 (46.15%) Web Accessibility
2 4 (30.77%) Analytical Thinking
2 4 (30.77%) Data Architecture
2 4 (30.77%) Data Integration
2 4 (30.77%) ETL
2 4 (30.77%) Scrum
2 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
3 2 (15.38%) BDD
3 2 (15.38%) MVC
3 2 (15.38%) OO
3 2 (15.38%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) SDLC
4 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
4 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) Python
3 6 (46.15%) C++
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) C
4 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
5 2 (15.38%) C#
5 2 (15.38%) Groovy
5 2 (15.38%) Ruby
5 2 (15.38%) VBScript
6 1 (7.69%) Jython
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) Security Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) webMethods
2 4 (30.77%) IBM
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) CA
3 2 (15.38%) HP