The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 18 25 -
Rank change year-on-year +7 -  
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 0.98% 1.19% -
As % of the Development Applications category 6.25% 8.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
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 Luton with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Luton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 16 23 17
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 15.69% 13.69% 10.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 16
Median daily rate £325 £288 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.04% -39.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £360 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £50.68 -
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 Luton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Luton 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 Luton

SoapUI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SoapUI in Luton

SoapUI
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 26 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 Luton region with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) TestNG
1 3 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) JBehave
1 3 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 3 (100.00%) Feature Driven Development
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) REST
1 3 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 3 (100.00%) ATDD
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 3 (100.00%) SDET
2 2 (66.67%) API Testing

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) JBehave
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 3 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 3 (100.00%) TestNG
1 3 (100.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Test Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Test Expert
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) ATDD
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) Feature Driven Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) SDET