Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 19 October 2018 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 > North East
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 91 164
Rank change year-on-year +1 +73 -53
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 7 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.58% 0.74% 0.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.39% 4.89% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 4
North East median daily rate £331 £475 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.26% +74.31% -49.30%
10th Percentile £300 £463 £235
90th Percentile £397 £488 £315
England median daily rate £405 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -1.82% +3.13% +3.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £16.50 £42.50 £31.75
% change year-on-year -61.18% +33.86% -11.81%

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 the North East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 293 184 475
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 24.15% 15.04% 16.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 122 322
North East median daily rate £425 £386 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.03% +6.55% -9.38%
10th Percentile £307 £263 £243
90th Percentile £556 £586 £500
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 15
North East median hourly rate £31.75 £45.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.44% +60.71% +107.41%
10th Percentile £27.58 £40.30 £26.35
90th Percentile £34.53 £48.66 £32.00
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +6.49%

SoapUI
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing SoapUI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for SoapUI in the North East

SoapUI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SoapUI in the North East

SoapUI
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SoapUI within the North East region over the 6 months to 19 October 2018. 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
Durham - 6 £300 -
Tyne and Wear -6 1 £389 -18.11% 4
SoapUI
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, 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 North East region with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 4 (57.14%) HP UFT
1 4 (57.14%) JIRA
1 4 (57.14%) Selenium
1 4 (57.14%) REST
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (42.86%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
2 3 (42.86%) Defect Management
2 3 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Maximo
2 3 (42.86%) Data Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) IBM
2 3 (42.86%) JDeveloper
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) VB
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) WebLogic
2 3 (42.86%) SOAP
2 3 (42.86%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) XSLT
2 3 (42.86%) JMS
2 3 (42.86%) SOA
2 3 (42.86%) Data Mining
3 2 (28.57%) SMS
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills

SoapUI
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 3 (42.86%) Oracle Service Bus
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (42.86%) WebLogic
2 1 (14.29%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) GitHub
1 1 (14.29%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Data Mining
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) HP UFT
1 4 (57.14%) JIRA
1 4 (57.14%) Selenium
2 3 (42.86%) JDeveloper
3 1 (14.29%) Burp Suite
3 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 1 (14.29%) JMeter
3 1 (14.29%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Applications Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Automation Test Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Applications Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle SOA Developer
1 3 (42.86%) SOA Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) REST
2 3 (42.86%) JMS
2 3 (42.86%) SOAP
2 3 (42.86%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Data Analysis
1 3 (42.86%) Defect Management
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Testing
1 3 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
1 3 (42.86%) SOA
1 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
1 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Software Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) API Testing
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Microservices
3 1 (14.29%) OWASP
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) SFIA
3 1 (14.29%) Test Management
3 1 (14.29%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) VB
1 3 (42.86%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) IBM
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle