Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 December 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
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 - 47
Rank change year-on-year - +47 -
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.73% - 0.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.94% - 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Staffordshire median daily rate £400 - -
West Midlands median daily rate £395 £518 £400
% change year-on-year -23.67% +29.38% -15.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate £45.00 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £43.50 -
% change year-on-year +3.45% - -

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 63 45 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 21.80% 16.36% 15.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 30 28
Staffordshire median daily rate £360 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.85% +10.17%
10th Percentile £275 £275 £271
90th Percentile £481 £430 £363
West Midlands median daily rate £438 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +6.71% +2.50% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Staffordshire median hourly rate £55.00 - £30.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £55.00 £33.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year +66.67% +40.43% -24.19%

SoapUI
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SoapUI in Staffordshire

SoapUI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SoapUI in Staffordshire

SoapUI
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SoapUI within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 18 December 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
Lichfield - 2 £400 -
SoapUI
West Midlands

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

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) SOA
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 5 (100.00%) REST
1 5 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Software Delivery
2 4 (80.00%) Defect Management
2 4 (80.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (80.00%) Functional Testing
2 4 (80.00%) V-Model
2 4 (80.00%) Regression Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Test Automation

SoapUI
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 5 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (40.00%) Big Data
General
1 1 (20.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) REST
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) SOA
1 5 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Defect Management
2 4 (80.00%) Functional Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Regression Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Software Delivery
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) V-Model
2 4 (80.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (60.00%) Manual Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (60.00%) SDLC
3 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (40.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) VMware