The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for SoapUI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SoapUI over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 83 93 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 -  
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 6 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.58% 0.28% -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.36% 1.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Median daily rate £268 £288 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.95% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 Leeds with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 254 263 206
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 24.64% 18.67% 17.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 199 150
Median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £520 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

SoapUI
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing SoapUI as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for SoapUI in Leeds

SoapUI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SoapUI in Leeds

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

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

1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (71.43%) QA
2 10 (71.43%) Selenium
2 10 (71.43%) Scrum
3 9 (64.29%) Java
3 9 (64.29%) Performance Testing
3 9 (64.29%) Unit Testing
3 9 (64.29%) Gherkin
3 9 (64.29%) Defect Management
4 8 (57.14%) Security Testing
4 8 (57.14%) User Stories
4 8 (57.14%) Usability Testing
4 8 (57.14%) Automated Testing
4 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
5 7 (50.00%) Web Services
5 7 (50.00%) Automation Testing
6 6 (42.86%) BDD
6 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
6 6 (42.86%) Scala
7 5 (35.71%) RESTful
7 5 (35.71%) Test Scripting
7 5 (35.71%) Manual Testing
7 5 (35.71%) Kanban
7 5 (35.71%) Groovy
7 5 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (35.71%) Visual Studio
7 5 (35.71%) API Testing
7 5 (35.71%) Exploratory Testing
8 4 (28.57%) Cross-Browser Testing
8 4 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Selenium
2 5 (35.71%) Visual Studio
3 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 2 (14.29%) WebDriver
4 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
4 1 (7.14%) SpecFlow
4 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (7.14%) Toad
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Tester
2 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Automation Tester
2 5 (35.71%) Selenium Tester
2 5 (35.71%) Test Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 3 (21.43%) Java Automation Tester
4 3 (21.43%) QA Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) QA Test Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Test Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Java Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Test Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Tester
6 1 (7.14%) QA Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) QA Automation Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) QA Tester
6 1 (7.14%) Software Tester
6 1 (7.14%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) Gherkin
2 7 (50.00%) Web Services
3 5 (35.71%) RESTful
4 2 (14.29%) SOAP
5 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) iPad
1 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (71.43%) Scrum
3 9 (64.29%) Defect Management
3 9 (64.29%) Performance Testing
3 9 (64.29%) Unit Testing
4 8 (57.14%) Automated Testing
4 8 (57.14%) Security Testing
4 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
4 8 (57.14%) Usability Testing
4 8 (57.14%) User Stories
5 7 (50.00%) Automation Testing
6 6 (42.86%) BDD
6 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
7 5 (35.71%) API Testing
7 5 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (35.71%) Exploratory Testing
7 5 (35.71%) Kanban
7 5 (35.71%) Manual Testing
7 5 (35.71%) Test Scripting
8 4 (28.57%) Cross-Browser Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) Scala
3 5 (35.71%) Groovy
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (7.14%) C
5 1 (7.14%) C#
5 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (71.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) HP
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