Period
to

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 23 May 2022 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
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 490 404 369
Rank change year-on-year -86 -35 +96
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 87 68 64
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.23% 0.28% 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.16% 1.48% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 44 45
10th Percentile £332 £361 £393
25th Percentile £431 £393 £406
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £450 £525
Median % change year-on-year +16.67% -14.29% +16.67%
75th Percentile £587 £538 £600
90th Percentile £638 £620 £650
England median daily rate £500 £438 £431
% change year-on-year +14.29% +1.45% +1.47%

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 7,515 4,598 4,127
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 19.63% 18.94% 20.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,435 3,251 3,018
10th Percentile £413 £375 £381
25th Percentile £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
75th Percentile £700 £625 £625
90th Percentile £788 £700 £695
England median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 14 26
10th Percentile £26.25 £36.98 £32.63
25th Percentile £39.75 £54.25 £44.75
Median hourly rate £44.50 £62.00 £49.64
Median % change year-on-year -28.23% +24.91% +32.37%
75th Percentile £55.00 £68.00 £63.56
90th Percentile £78.75 £68.36 £64.50
England median hourly rate £52.50 £49.25 £47.50
% change year-on-year +6.60% +3.68% +5.56%

SoapUI
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for SoapUI in London

SoapUI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SoapUI in London.

Daily rate trend for SoapUI in London

SoapUI
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SoapUI in London over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

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 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
South London -15 6 £335 -24.51% 2
Central London -29 6 £480 +1.05% 2
East London -3 4 £520 +11.23% 3
SoapUI
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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 London region with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 53 (60.92%) Agile
2 51 (58.62%) Postman
3 41 (47.13%) SOAP
4 40 (45.98%) Java
5 39 (44.83%) Selenium
5 39 (44.83%) Test Automation
6 36 (41.38%) SQL
7 32 (36.78%) API Testing
8 30 (34.48%) DevOps
9 27 (31.03%) Azure
10 26 (29.89%) C#
10 26 (29.89%) Finance
10 26 (29.89%) QA
10 26 (29.89%) JIRA
11 24 (27.59%) Git (software)
12 23 (26.44%) Software Testing
12 23 (26.44%) Jenkins
13 22 (25.29%) JMeter
14 21 (24.14%) Oracle
14 21 (24.14%) CI/CD
15 20 (22.99%) REST
15 20 (22.99%) Python
16 18 (20.69%) TDD
16 18 (20.69%) BDD
17 16 (18.39%) Functional Testing
17 16 (18.39%) Public Sector
18 15 (17.24%) SDET
18 15 (17.24%) XML
18 15 (17.24%) Microsoft
19 14 (16.09%) SQL Server

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 13 (14.94%) Confluence
2 5 (5.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (3.45%) Alfresco
3 3 (3.45%) Apache Solr
3 3 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.30%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.15%) CMS
5 1 (1.15%) JBoss
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.15%) SAS
5 1 (1.15%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.15%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.15%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (4.60%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.15%) Adobe XD
4 1 (1.15%) Camtasia
Business Applications
1 3 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (3.45%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (3.45%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.15%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.15%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.15%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (1.15%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (1.15%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 27 (31.03%) Azure
2 10 (11.49%) AWS
3 6 (6.90%) GitHub
4 5 (5.75%) Dynamics 365
5 4 (4.60%) Tricentis Tosca
6 3 (3.45%) Amazon S3
7 2 (2.30%) SaaS
7 2 (2.30%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (1.15%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (1.15%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (1.15%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 1 (1.15%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (1.15%) Azure Event Grid
8 1 (1.15%) Azure Logic Apps
8 1 (1.15%) Azure Monitor
8 1 (1.15%) Azure Service Bus
8 1 (1.15%) Boomi
8 1 (1.15%) iPaaS
8 1 (1.15%) Microsoft 365
8 1 (1.15%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.20%) HTTP
2 1 (1.15%) FTP
2 1 (1.15%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.15%) Internet
2 1 (1.15%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.09%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.64%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (8.05%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.60%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (4.60%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (3.45%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.45%) MySQL
5 3 (3.45%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.30%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.15%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.15%) DB2
7 1 (1.15%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (1.15%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.15%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.15%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (1.15%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (1.15%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 51 (58.62%) Postman
2 39 (44.83%) Selenium
3 26 (29.89%) JIRA
4 24 (27.59%) Git (software)
5 23 (26.44%) Jenkins
6 22 (25.29%) JMeter
7 14 (16.09%) Cucumber
8 8 (9.20%) Cypress.io
9 7 (8.05%) JUnit
10 6 (6.90%) FitNesse
11 5 (5.75%) Ant
11 5 (5.75%) GitLab
11 5 (5.75%) Maven
11 5 (5.75%) NeoLoad
11 5 (5.75%) WebDriver
12 4 (4.60%) Bitbucket
12 4 (4.60%) Eclipse
12 4 (4.60%) LoadRunner
12 4 (4.60%) Sonatype Nexus
12 4 (4.60%) SpecFlow
General
1 26 (29.89%) Finance
2 16 (18.39%) Public Sector
3 12 (13.79%) Social Skills
4 11 (12.64%) Banking
5 4 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.60%) Marketing
5 4 (4.60%) Presentation Skills
6 2 (2.30%) Back Office
6 2 (2.30%) Billing
6 2 (2.30%) Electronics
6 2 (2.30%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.30%) Legal
6 2 (2.30%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.30%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.15%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.15%) Influencing Skills
7 1 (1.15%) Law
7 1 (1.15%) Organisational Skills
7 1 (1.15%) Publishing
7 1 (1.15%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (29.89%) Developer
2 15 (17.24%) Tester
3 13 (14.94%) Analyst
4 10 (11.49%) Developer in Test
5 9 (10.34%) Automation Tester
6 8 (9.20%) Software Developer
7 7 (8.05%) Test Analyst
8 5 (5.75%) QA Engineer
8 5 (5.75%) Test Engineer
9 4 (4.60%) Selenium Automation Tester
9 4 (4.60%) Selenium Tester
10 3 (3.45%) Automation Engineer
10 3 (3.45%) Java Developer
10 3 (3.45%) Middleware Developer
10 3 (3.45%) Test Leader
10 3 (3.45%) Test Manager
11 2 (2.30%) Business Analyst
11 2 (2.30%) Consultant
11 2 (2.30%) Senior Developer
11 2 (2.30%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (47.13%) SOAP
2 20 (22.99%) REST
3 15 (17.24%) XML
4 14 (16.09%) Web Services
5 13 (14.94%) JSON
6 11 (12.64%) Spring
7 8 (9.20%) ADO
7 8 (9.20%) RESTful
8 7 (8.05%) .NET
8 7 (8.05%) CSS
8 7 (8.05%) HTML
8 7 (8.05%) JMS
8 7 (8.05%) Spring Batch
8 7 (8.05%) Spring Boot
9 6 (6.90%) ActiveMQ
9 6 (6.90%) Middleware
10 4 (4.60%) GWT
10 4 (4.60%) Hibernate
10 4 (4.60%) Kafka
10 4 (4.60%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.75%) User Experience
2 4 (4.60%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.45%) DataPower
3 3 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (3.45%) SWIFT
4 2 (2.30%) Hedge funds
4 2 (2.30%) Renewable Energy
5 1 (1.15%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.15%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.15%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.15%) Legacy Applications
5 1 (1.15%) RIA
5 1 (1.15%) Tandem
5 1 (1.15%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.94%) Unix
2 12 (13.79%) Linux
3 4 (4.60%) AIX
4 3 (3.45%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.45%) SUSE
5 2 (2.30%) Android
6 1 (1.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (60.92%) Agile
2 39 (44.83%) Test Automation
3 32 (36.78%) API Testing
4 30 (34.48%) DevOps
5 23 (26.44%) Software Testing
6 21 (24.14%) CI/CD
7 18 (20.69%) BDD
7 18 (20.69%) TDD
8 16 (18.39%) Functional Testing
9 15 (17.24%) SDET
10 14 (16.09%) Scrum
11 12 (13.79%) Non-Functional Testing
12 11 (12.64%) System Integration Testing
13 9 (10.34%) Full Stack Development
13 9 (10.34%) Test Management
13 9 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
14 8 (9.20%) Defect Management
14 8 (9.20%) Integration Testing
14 8 (9.20%) Microservices
15 7 (8.05%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (45.98%) Java
2 36 (41.38%) SQL
3 26 (29.89%) C#
4 20 (22.99%) Python
5 9 (10.34%) JavaScript
5 9 (10.34%) PL/SQL
6 7 (8.05%) C
7 5 (5.75%) Perl
7 5 (5.75%) Shell Script
8 4 (4.60%) C++
9 3 (3.45%) Apple Swift
9 3 (3.45%) Korn
10 2 (2.30%) VB
11 1 (1.15%) ABAP
11 1 (1.15%) Apex Code
11 1 (1.15%) Groovy
11 1 (1.15%) Kotlin
11 1 (1.15%) SAPscript
11 1 (1.15%) Scala
11 1 (1.15%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (16.09%) Security Cleared
2 11 (12.64%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.90%) ISTQB
4 5 (5.75%) Degree
5 3 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (3.45%) Sun Certification
6 2 (2.30%) ISEB
6 2 (2.30%) OCPJP
6 2 (2.30%) OSCP
7 1 (1.15%) CISA
7 1 (1.15%) CISSP
7 1 (1.15%) CREST Certified
7 1 (1.15%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (1.15%) GIAC
7 1 (1.15%) GPEN
7 1 (1.15%) MBA
7 1 (1.15%) OSCE
7 1 (1.15%) SANS
7 1 (1.15%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (29.89%) QA
2 2 (2.30%) Accessibility
3 1 (1.15%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (6.90%) Docker
2 1 (1.15%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (5.75%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (4.60%) CA Service Virtualization
2 4 (4.60%) Kibana
3 3 (3.45%) logstash
3 3 (3.45%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
4 2 (2.30%) Ansible
4 2 (2.30%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.15%) Grafana
5 1 (1.15%) HP ALM
5 1 (1.15%) Rancher
5 1 (1.15%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 21 (24.14%) Oracle
2 15 (17.24%) Microsoft
3 8 (9.20%) IBM
4 6 (6.90%) HP
5 5 (5.75%) Atlassian
5 5 (5.75%) SAP
6 4 (4.60%) CA
6 4 (4.60%) Google
7 3 (3.45%) AppDynamics
7 3 (3.45%) Green Hat
7 3 (3.45%) New Relic
7 3 (3.45%) Perforce
8 2 (2.30%) Borland
8 2 (2.30%) CA Agile Central
8 2 (2.30%) Parasoft
8 2 (2.30%) Sun
9 1 (1.15%) Dell
9 1 (1.15%) Informatica
9 1 (1.15%) Remedy
9 1 (1.15%) Salesforce.com