Period
to 18 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 18 August 2019 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 95 100 93
Rank change year-on-year +5 -7 -5
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 9 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.63% 0.062% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.80% 0.47% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Hertfordshire median daily rate £383 - £338
10th Percentile £258 - £315
90th Percentile £477 - £360
East of England median daily rate £415 £488 £375
% change year-on-year -14.87% +30.00% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England 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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 321 215 190
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 22.29% 13.40% 14.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 120 104
Hertfordshire median daily rate £450 £423 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.51% +7.30% +5.00%
10th Percentile £322 £324 £266
90th Percentile £550 £556 £546
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 2
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £45.00 £46.25 £49.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.70% -5.81% -1.80%
10th Percentile £38.48 £19.73 £41.85
90th Percentile £47.43 £52.50 £53.44
East of England median hourly rate £46.50 £40.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +14.81% -4.71% -4.49%

SoapUI
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SoapUI in Hertfordshire

SoapUI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SoapUI in Hertfordshire

SoapUI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SoapUI in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 18 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SoapUI in Hertfordshire

SoapUI
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SoapUI within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 August 2019. 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
Watford - 4 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £383 -
Rickmansworth - 1 £225 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £500 -
SoapUI
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 August 2019, IT contractor jobs citing SoapUI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 7 (77.78%) Java
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
1 7 (77.78%) XML
1 7 (77.78%) RESTful
2 6 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (66.67%) IBM
2 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (66.67%) Selenium
2 6 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 4 (44.44%) Atlassian
3 4 (44.44%) JIRA
3 4 (44.44%) WebSphere
3 4 (44.44%) Regression Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Retail
3 4 (44.44%) J2EE
3 4 (44.44%) Web Services
3 4 (44.44%) DB2
3 4 (44.44%) Unix
3 4 (44.44%) MQSeries
3 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
3 4 (44.44%) Flash
3 4 (44.44%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Presales
3 4 (44.44%) Integration Testing
3 4 (44.44%) System Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Confluence
3 4 (44.44%) DbVisualizer
3 4 (44.44%) Problem-Solving

SoapUI
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (44.44%) Confluence
1 4 (44.44%) MQSeries
1 4 (44.44%) WebSphere
2 1 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) BrowserStack
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) DB2
1 4 (44.44%) DbVisualizer
2 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Selenium
2 4 (44.44%) JIRA
3 2 (22.22%) AppScan
3 2 (22.22%) Burp Suite
4 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
4 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 1 (11.11%) JMeter
4 1 (11.11%) LoadRunner
4 1 (11.11%) SpecFlow
4 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (44.44%) Retail
2 3 (33.33%) Games
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Tester
2 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce Tester
2 4 (44.44%) Manual Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Penetration Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Developer in Test
4 1 (11.11%) ERP Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Web Applications Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) RESTful
1 7 (77.78%) XML
2 6 (66.67%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) Flash
3 4 (44.44%) J2EE
3 4 (44.44%) Web Services
4 3 (33.33%) JSON
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
5 2 (22.22%) Ajax
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
6 1 (11.11%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (11.11%) Middleware
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (11.11%) REST
6 1 (11.11%) SOAP
6 1 (11.11%) Spring
6 1 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Unix
2 2 (22.22%) Android
2 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 6 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
2 4 (44.44%) Integration Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Presales
2 4 (44.44%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (44.44%) Regression Testing
2 4 (44.44%) System Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Compatibility Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Critical Thinking
4 2 (22.22%) Cryptography
4 2 (22.22%) Information Security
4 2 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (22.22%) Security Management
4 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) Objective-C
3 2 (22.22%) Perl
3 2 (22.22%) PHP
3 2 (22.22%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) SANS
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) ISEB
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Single Sign-On
1 2 (22.22%) WebInspect
2 1 (11.11%) Kibana
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) IBM
2 4 (44.44%) Atlassian
3 2 (22.22%) Acunetix
3 2 (22.22%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) Xerox