Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 25 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
England > London
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 457 441 455
Rank change year-on-year -16 +14 +64
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 175 178 161
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.37% 0.40% 0.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.85% 2.19% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 120 97
London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £275 £298 £274
90th Percentile £563 £575 £455
England median daily rate £400 £388 £380
% change year-on-year +3.23% +1.97% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £43.50 - £41.00

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 London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 9436 8140 7249
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 20.18% 18.10% 15.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 7123 5885 5331
London median daily rate £500 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £350 £320 £308
90th Percentile £635 £613 £600
England median daily rate £455 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +7.06% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 14 19
London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.25 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +20.83% -33.33%
10th Percentile £21.70 £10.00 £21.06
90th Percentile £50.33 £57.05 £55.00
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

SoapUI
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for SoapUI in London

SoapUI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SoapUI in London

SoapUI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SoapUI in London over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SoapUI in London

SoapUI
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SoapUI within the London region over the 6 months to 25 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
South London -22 21 £460 +21.05% 2
Central London -20 20 £475 +5.56% 4
West London -21 6 £238 -26.92%
North London -10 1 - -
SoapUI
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 London region with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 116 (66.29%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (49.71%) SOAP
3 83 (47.43%) Test Automation
4 82 (46.86%) Java
5 79 (45.14%) Web Services
6 78 (44.57%) Selenium
7 58 (33.14%) SQL
8 50 (28.57%) Banking
8 50 (28.57%) Jenkins
9 49 (28.00%) Ant
10 48 (27.43%) API Testing
11 46 (26.29%) REST
12 44 (25.14%) BDD
13 43 (24.57%) Finance
14 42 (24.00%) Maven
15 40 (22.86%) QA
16 39 (22.29%) SOA
17 38 (21.71%) Cucumber
18 37 (21.14%) JIRA
19 35 (20.00%) Scrum
20 34 (19.43%) JMeter
20 34 (19.43%) Integration Testing
21 31 (17.71%) Spring
21 31 (17.71%) JUnit
22 30 (17.14%) Eclipse
22 30 (17.14%) JBoss
22 30 (17.14%) Waterfall
23 27 (15.43%) XML
23 27 (15.43%) Hibernate
24 26 (14.86%) Oracle

SoapUI
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 30 (17.14%) JBoss
2 14 (8.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 12 (6.86%) Confluence
4 7 (4.00%) WebLogic
5 6 (3.43%) WebSphere
6 5 (2.86%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.14%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (1.14%) SAS
8 1 (0.57%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.57%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.43%) OpenShift
2 11 (6.29%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 11 (6.29%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 10 (5.71%) Force.com
4 9 (5.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (4.00%) Trello
6 4 (2.29%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (2.29%) BrowserStack
6 4 (2.29%) GitHub
6 4 (2.29%) npm
7 3 (1.71%) vREST
8 2 (1.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (1.14%) iPaaS
9 1 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.57%) AWS CloudTrail
9 1 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.57%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.43%) FTP
2 5 (2.86%) Internet
3 3 (1.71%) Firewall
3 3 (1.71%) SMS
3 3 (1.71%) SSL
4 1 (0.57%) HTTP
4 1 (0.57%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.57%) PuTTY
4 1 (0.57%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.71%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (4.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (2.29%) DB2
5 2 (1.14%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.14%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.14%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.57%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.57%) Big Data
6 1 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.57%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.57%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.57%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 78 (44.57%) Selenium
2 50 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 49 (28.00%) Ant
4 42 (24.00%) Maven
5 38 (21.71%) Cucumber
6 37 (21.14%) JIRA
7 34 (19.43%) JMeter
8 31 (17.71%) JUnit
9 30 (17.14%) Eclipse
10 23 (13.14%) Git (software)
10 23 (13.14%) WebDriver
11 21 (12.00%) Subversion
12 17 (9.71%) IntelliJ
13 15 (8.57%) Checkstyle
13 15 (8.57%) LoadUI
14 13 (7.43%) SpecFlow
14 13 (7.43%) XMLUnit
15 9 (5.14%) JBehave
15 9 (5.14%) Mockito
16 8 (4.57%) TeamCity
General
1 50 (28.57%) Banking
2 43 (24.57%) Finance
3 22 (12.57%) Retail
4 14 (8.00%) Telecoms
5 7 (4.00%) Electronics
5 7 (4.00%) Investment Banking
5 7 (4.00%) Manufacturing
5 7 (4.00%) Marketing
6 4 (2.29%) Games
7 2 (1.14%) Back Office
8 1 (0.57%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.57%) Front Office
8 1 (0.57%) Legal
8 1 (0.57%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (28.00%) Developer
1 49 (28.00%) Tester
2 42 (24.00%) Analyst
3 39 (22.29%) Java Developer
4 38 (21.71%) Test Analyst
5 30 (17.14%) Automation Tester
6 14 (8.00%) Performance Analyst
6 14 (8.00%) Performance Test Analyst
7 10 (5.71%) Administrator
7 10 (5.71%) QA Tester
7 10 (5.71%) Salesforce Administrator
8 9 (5.14%) Agile Tester
8 9 (5.14%) Selenium Automation Tester
8 9 (5.14%) Selenium Tester
9 8 (4.57%) QA Analyst
9 8 (4.57%) QA Engineer
9 8 (4.57%) Test Engineer
9 8 (4.57%) Web Automation Tester
9 8 (4.57%) Web Tester
10 7 (4.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (49.71%) SOAP
2 79 (45.14%) Web Services
3 46 (26.29%) REST
4 31 (17.71%) Spring
5 27 (15.43%) Hibernate
5 27 (15.43%) XML
6 19 (10.86%) XSD
7 18 (10.29%) JSON
8 16 (9.14%) Ajax
9 15 (8.57%) JDBC
9 15 (8.57%) JMS
9 15 (8.57%) RESTful
9 15 (8.57%) XSL
10 14 (8.00%) Apache Camel
11 13 (7.43%) JavaBeans
11 13 (7.43%) Middleware
12 12 (6.86%) AngularJS
12 12 (6.86%) J2EE
12 12 (6.86%) Spring MVC
13 10 (5.71%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.43%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (5.14%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (5.14%) Mobile App
3 8 (4.57%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.00%) Client/Server
5 6 (3.43%) N-Tier
6 5 (2.86%) Online Banking
6 5 (2.86%) User Experience
7 4 (2.29%) DataPower
7 4 (2.29%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.71%) Equities
8 3 (1.71%) Fintech
8 3 (1.71%) Fixed Income
9 2 (1.14%) Credit Risk
9 2 (1.14%) SWIFT
10 1 (0.57%) Blog
10 1 (0.57%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.57%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.57%) Robotics
10 1 (0.57%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.71%) Linux
1 10 (5.71%) Unix
2 4 (2.29%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.71%) Android
4 1 (0.57%) Kali Linux
4 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.57%) Windows
4 1 (0.57%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (66.29%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (47.43%) Test Automation
3 48 (27.43%) API Testing
4 44 (25.14%) BDD
5 39 (22.29%) SOA
6 35 (20.00%) Scrum
7 34 (19.43%) Integration Testing
8 30 (17.14%) Waterfall
9 25 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
10 23 (13.14%) Software Testing
10 23 (13.14%) TDD
11 21 (12.00%) Open Source
12 20 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (11.43%) Test Strategy
13 18 (10.29%) Microservices
14 17 (9.71%) Functional Testing
15 16 (9.14%) Test Scripting
16 14 (8.00%) Stress Testing
16 14 (8.00%) UML
16 14 (8.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 82 (46.86%) Java
2 58 (33.14%) SQL
3 23 (13.14%) Groovy
4 15 (8.57%) XPath
5 13 (7.43%) C#
5 13 (7.43%) PL/SQL
6 12 (6.86%) JavaScript
7 11 (6.29%) Apex Code
7 11 (6.29%) SOQL
8 10 (5.71%) T-SQL
9 5 (2.86%) C++
9 5 (2.86%) Python
10 3 (1.71%) Scala
11 2 (1.14%) Ruby
12 1 (0.57%) C
12 1 (0.57%) F#
12 1 (0.57%) Perl
12 1 (0.57%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.57%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 21 (12.00%) ISEB
2 20 (11.43%) ISTQB
3 13 (7.43%) Security Cleared
4 6 (3.43%) SC Cleared
5 5 (2.86%) Degree
6 2 (1.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.14%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.57%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (22.86%) QA
2 4 (2.29%) WCAG
3 1 (0.57%) EMIR
3 1 (0.57%) ISO 20022
3 1 (0.57%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.57%) MiFID
3 1 (0.57%) SEPA
System Software
1 1 (0.57%) Docker
1 1 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (0.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (10.29%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.71%) Puppet
3 1 (0.57%) Ansible
3 1 (0.57%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (14.86%) Oracle
2 24 (13.71%) HP
3 12 (6.86%) Salesforce.com
4 10 (5.71%) MicroStrategy
4 10 (5.71%) Solace
4 10 (5.71%) Sybase
4 10 (5.71%) Tableau
5 9 (5.14%) Atlassian
6 7 (4.00%) IBM
6 7 (4.00%) SAP
7 5 (2.86%) Google
7 5 (2.86%) Microsoft
8 4 (2.29%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.71%) Altova
9 3 (1.71%) Guidewire
10 2 (1.14%) Apigee
10 2 (1.14%) CA Agile Central
10 2 (1.14%) Pega
10 2 (1.14%) ServiceNow
10 2 (1.14%) Sonatype