Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 143 159 151
Rank change year-on-year +16 -8 -7
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 19 26 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.51% 0.61% 0.70%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.10% 4.09% 4.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 18 22
Hampshire median daily rate £325 £465 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.11% +20.78% +20.31%
10th Percentile £272 £407 £308
90th Percentile £475 £486 £484
South East median daily rate £338 £428 £398
% change year-on-year -21.05% +7.55% +21.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £13.50

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 Hampshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 463 636 690
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 12.51% 14.90% 15.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 407 415
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £365 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.59% +0.69% +3.57%
10th Percentile £281 £275 £263
90th Percentile £525 £475 £450
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £364
% change year-on-year +3.13% +9.97% +3.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 24 25
Hampshire median hourly rate £43.00 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.44% +12.50% -2.44%
10th Percentile £28.25 £36.78 £12.50
90th Percentile £63.72 £59.31 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £43.50 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -3.33% +12.50% -5.88%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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
Southampton +14 6 £293 - 1
Andover - 4 £325 -
Basingstoke -11 2 £314 -10.29% 1
SoapUI
South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 14 (73.68%) SQL
1 14 (73.68%) Test Automation
2 12 (63.16%) Test Scripting
2 12 (63.16%) Performance Testing
3 11 (57.89%) Windows
4 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
4 10 (52.63%) ISEB
4 10 (52.63%) Scrum
4 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (52.63%) Selenium
5 9 (47.37%) HP
5 9 (47.37%) Oracle
5 9 (47.37%) BDD
6 8 (42.11%) Exploratory Testing
6 8 (42.11%) LoadRunner
6 8 (42.11%) Regression Testing
7 7 (36.84%) Test Strategy
8 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
8 6 (31.58%) Middleware
8 6 (31.58%) VMware
8 6 (31.58%) Retail
8 6 (31.58%) Software Testing
8 6 (31.58%) SOAP
8 6 (31.58%) Web Services
8 6 (31.58%) C#
9 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
9 5 (26.32%) TDD
9 5 (26.32%) Back Office
9 5 (26.32%) Test Planning

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 2 (10.53%) Apache Solr
1 2 (10.53%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) PuTTY
1 4 (21.05%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Selenium
2 8 (42.11%) LoadRunner
3 4 (21.05%) Ant
3 4 (21.05%) Eclipse
3 4 (21.05%) HP UFT
3 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (21.05%) SpecFlow
3 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (21.05%) TeamCity
3 4 (21.05%) TestNG
3 4 (21.05%) Toad
4 1 (5.26%) XMLSpy
General
1 6 (31.58%) Retail
2 5 (26.32%) Back Office
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Test Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Performance Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Performance Test Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Tester
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Automation Tester
3 3 (15.79%) Software Test Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Tester
5 1 (5.26%) SOA Designer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (5.26%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Test Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Virtualisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) Middleware
1 6 (31.58%) SOAP
1 6 (31.58%) Web Services
2 4 (21.05%) .NET
3 2 (10.53%) REST
4 1 (5.26%) WSDL
4 1 (5.26%) XML
4 1 (5.26%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
1 4 (21.05%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.26%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (21.05%) Linux
3 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (21.05%) Unix
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Test Automation
2 12 (63.16%) Performance Testing
2 12 (63.16%) Test Scripting
3 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (52.63%) Scrum
4 9 (47.37%) BDD
5 8 (42.11%) Exploratory Testing
5 8 (42.11%) Regression Testing
6 7 (36.84%) Test Strategy
7 6 (31.58%) Software Testing
8 5 (26.32%) SDLC
8 5 (26.32%) TDD
8 5 (26.32%) Test Planning
9 4 (21.05%) API Testing
9 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (21.05%) Data Protection
9 4 (21.05%) Defect Tracking
9 4 (21.05%) DevOps
9 4 (21.05%) Integration Testing
9 4 (21.05%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) C#
3 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
4 4 (21.05%) F#
4 4 (21.05%) Java
5 1 (5.26%) VB
5 1 (5.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) ISEB
2 4 (21.05%) ISEB Practitioner
2 4 (21.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Virtual Machines
1 4 (21.05%) vSphere
2 2 (10.53%) Docker
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) vRealize
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 9 (47.37%) HP
2 9 (47.37%) Oracle
3 6 (31.58%) VMware
4 4 (21.05%) IBM
4 4 (21.05%) Red Hat