Period
to 14 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 14 December 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 East > Hampshire
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 157 149
Rank change year-on-year +23 -8 +8
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 26 8 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.74% 0.21% 0.94%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.34% 1.34% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 27
Hampshire median daily rate £375 £518 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.54% +41.78% +12.31%
10th Percentile £278 £386 £289
90th Percentile £461 £638 £480
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East 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 Hampshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 487 597 779
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 13.78% 15.77% 17.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 340 446
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +14.29% -0.71%
10th Percentile £263 £281 £263
90th Percentile £538 £515 £475
South East median daily rate £428 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.88% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 34 40
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £40.00 £32.81 £24.73
90th Percentile £48.21 £59.31 £51.25
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +14.76%

SoapUI
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SoapUI in Hampshire

SoapUI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SoapUI in Hampshire

SoapUI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SoapUI in Hampshire over the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SoapUI in Hampshire

SoapUI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SoapUI in Hampshire

SoapUI
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SoapUI within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 14 December 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
Andover - 11 £375 -
Southampton +6 7 £320 - 1
Hook +7 1 - - 1
SoapUI
South East

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 21 (80.77%) Selenium
2 20 (76.92%) Test Automation
3 19 (73.08%) Performance Testing
4 17 (65.38%) API Testing
4 17 (65.38%) Java
4 17 (65.38%) Oracle
4 17 (65.38%) Windows
4 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
5 16 (61.54%) HP
5 16 (61.54%) Web Services
6 15 (57.69%) Ant
6 15 (57.69%) .NET
6 15 (57.69%) LoadRunner
6 15 (57.69%) Eclipse
7 14 (53.85%) HP UFT
7 14 (53.85%) PuTTY
7 14 (53.85%) WinSCP
7 14 (53.85%) System Integration Testing
7 14 (53.85%) SpecFlow
7 14 (53.85%) Oracle Database
7 14 (53.85%) Oracle Database 11g
7 14 (53.85%) Oracle APEX
7 14 (53.85%) F#
7 14 (53.85%) TestNG
8 13 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 13 (50.00%) vSphere
8 13 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016

SoapUI
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 (3.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 13 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (11.54%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.85%) Force.com
3 1 (3.85%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 1 (3.85%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (53.85%) PuTTY
1 14 (53.85%) WinSCP
2 1 (3.85%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (53.85%) Oracle Database
1 14 (53.85%) Oracle Database 11g
2 13 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 13 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (19.23%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 21 (80.77%) Selenium
2 15 (57.69%) Ant
2 15 (57.69%) Eclipse
2 15 (57.69%) LoadRunner
3 14 (53.85%) HP UFT
3 14 (53.85%) Oracle APEX
3 14 (53.85%) SpecFlow
3 14 (53.85%) TestNG
4 10 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (15.38%) Cucumber
6 3 (11.54%) Gatling
6 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
6 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
6 3 (11.54%) JMeter
6 3 (11.54%) Maven
7 1 (3.85%) XMLSpy
General
1 7 (26.92%) Retail
2 4 (15.38%) Back Office
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Billing
3 1 (3.85%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Test Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Test Automation Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Tester
4 3 (11.54%) Automation Tester
4 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Developer in Test
5 2 (7.69%) DevOps Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Test Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Test Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (61.54%) Web Services
2 15 (57.69%) .NET
3 5 (19.23%) SOAP
4 3 (11.54%) Middleware
5 2 (7.69%) WSDL
6 1 (3.85%) Ajax
6 1 (3.85%) REST
6 1 (3.85%) Visualforce
6 1 (3.85%) XML
6 1 (3.85%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 2 (7.69%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 17 (65.38%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) Linux
2 13 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 13 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) Test Automation
2 19 (73.08%) Performance Testing
3 17 (65.38%) API Testing
4 14 (53.85%) System Integration Testing
5 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (42.31%) Scrum
5 11 (42.31%) Test Strategy
6 10 (38.46%) Defect Tracking
6 10 (38.46%) DevOps
7 7 (26.92%) BDD
7 7 (26.92%) Kanban
7 7 (26.92%) TDD
8 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (19.23%) Software Testing
10 4 (15.38%) Exploratory Testing
10 4 (15.38%) Regression Testing
10 4 (15.38%) SDLC
10 4 (15.38%) Test Planning
10 4 (15.38%) Test Scripting
11 3 (11.54%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) Java
2 14 (53.85%) F#
3 11 (42.31%) SQL
4 5 (19.23%) C#
5 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
6 3 (11.54%) Groovy
6 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.85%) Apex Code
7 1 (3.85%) Python
7 1 (3.85%) SOQL
7 1 (3.85%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) ISEB
1 11 (42.31%) SC Cleared
1 11 (42.31%) Security Cleared
2 7 (26.92%) ISEB Practitioner
2 7 (26.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 13 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
1 17 (65.38%) Oracle
2 16 (61.54%) HP
3 13 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 13 (50.00%) Software AG
3 13 (50.00%) VMware
3 13 (50.00%) webMethods
4 1 (3.85%) Guidewire
4 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com