Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 18 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 78 102
Rank change year-on-year -5 +24 -
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 5 18 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.40% 1.22% 0.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.13% 12.16% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 7
Reading median daily rate £481 £360 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.68% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £454 £347 £350
90th Percentile £494 £445 £462
Berkshire median daily rate £463 £353 £400
% change year-on-year +31.21% -11.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Reading with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 160 148 194
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 12.67% 10.04% 9.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 81 146
Reading median daily rate £388 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.33% -10.71%
10th Percentile £302 £256 £271
90th Percentile £500 £475 £478
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £364
% change year-on-year - +9.97% -3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Reading median hourly rate £15.00 - £26.50
10th Percentile £13.20 - £25.75
90th Percentile £29.00 - £27.25
Berkshire median hourly rate £33.50 £105.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -68.10% +200.00% -9.68%

SoapUI
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for SoapUI in Reading

SoapUI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SoapUI in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 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 Reading region with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 5 (100.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) WSDL
2 4 (80.00%) SOAP
3 3 (60.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (60.00%) SOA
3 3 (60.00%) XMLSpy
3 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (60.00%) XSD
3 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (60.00%) Banking
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) BPEL
4 2 (40.00%) IT Strategy
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) REST
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (20.00%) Analytics
5 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (20.00%) Cognitive Analytics
5 1 (20.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
5 1 (20.00%) Unix
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence

SoapUI
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (60.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) XMLSpy
General
1 3 (60.00%) Banking
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Designer
2 3 (60.00%) SOA Designer
2 3 (60.00%) SOA Solution Designer
2 3 (60.00%) Solutions Designer
3 2 (40.00%) Architect
3 2 (40.00%) SOA Architect
3 2 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) BPM Designer
4 1 (20.00%) BPM Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Integration Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Integration Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Integration Test Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) SOAP
2 4 (80.00%) WSDL
3 3 (60.00%) XSD
4 2 (40.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Robotics
1 1 (20.00%) Smart Meter
1 1 (20.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (60.00%) SOA
1 3 (60.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) BPEL
2 2 (40.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Cognitive Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle