Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 25 May 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 139 118 87
Rank change year-on-year -21 -31 +32
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 22 17 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.72% 0.75% 2.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.98% 4.25% 12.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 63
Surrey median daily rate £438 £360 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.53% -15.29% +6.25%
10th Percentile £327 £303 £353
90th Percentile £488 £563 £548
South East median daily rate £395 £350 £425
% change year-on-year +12.86% -17.65% +16.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East 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 Surrey with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 739 400 511
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 24.29% 17.57% 20.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 555 266 381
Surrey median daily rate £500 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% - +11.84%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £313
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +12.50% +0.63% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 33
Surrey median hourly rate £43.75 £41.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.71% -8.89% +5.88%
10th Percentile £38.75 £35.00 £32.00
90th Percentile £50.13 £47.50 £61.14
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +4.65% -4.44% +20.00%

SoapUI
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for SoapUI in Surrey

SoapUI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SoapUI in Surrey

SoapUI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SoapUI in Surrey over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SoapUI in Surrey

SoapUI
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SoapUI within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 25 May 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
Leatherhead - 6 - -
Redhill +15 1 £475 +35.71%
Guildford -7 1 £425 -19.05% 1
Staines -16 1 £400 +6.67%
Reigate - 1 £373 -
SoapUI
South East

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Surrey region with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 17 (77.27%) Test Automation
2 15 (68.18%) Java
3 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (45.45%) SQL
4 10 (45.45%) Test Scripting
5 9 (40.91%) QA
6 8 (36.36%) SC Cleared
6 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
6 8 (36.36%) XML
6 8 (36.36%) Functional Testing
6 8 (36.36%) System Integration Testing
7 7 (31.82%) Non-Functional Testing
7 7 (31.82%) OO
7 7 (31.82%) SOAP
7 7 (31.82%) Selenium
7 7 (31.82%) Integration Testing
8 6 (27.27%) Ruby
8 6 (27.27%) Test Management
8 6 (27.27%) Unix
8 6 (27.27%) Windows
8 6 (27.27%) Oracle
8 6 (27.27%) Smart Meter
8 6 (27.27%) Relational Database
9 5 (22.73%) Test Strategy
9 5 (22.73%) Finance
9 5 (22.73%) Waterfall
9 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (18.18%) JIRA
10 4 (18.18%) ISTQB
10 4 (18.18%) Web Services

SoapUI
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 1 (4.55%) Confluence
1 1 (4.55%) Drupal
1 1 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Selenium
2 4 (18.18%) JIRA
3 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (9.09%) JMeter
4 2 (9.09%) NeoLoad
5 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
5 1 (4.55%) HP UFT
5 1 (4.55%) SpecFlow
5 1 (4.55%) TestNG
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Analyst
2 10 (45.45%) Test Analyst
3 7 (31.82%) Integration Analyst
3 7 (31.82%) Integration Test Analyst
4 6 (27.27%) QA Leader
5 4 (18.18%) QA Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) Test Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) Automation Test Lead
7 2 (9.09%) QA Manager
7 2 (9.09%) Software Test Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Test Leader
8 1 (4.55%) Cybersecurity Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Pensions Analyst
8 1 (4.55%) QA Test Analyst
8 1 (4.55%) QA Test Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Security Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Technical Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) XML
2 7 (31.82%) SOAP
3 4 (18.18%) Web Services
4 2 (9.09%) JSON
4 2 (9.09%) RESTful
5 1 (4.55%) JDBC
5 1 (4.55%) Middleware
5 1 (4.55%) REST
5 1 (4.55%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Smart Meter
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Mindset
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Unix
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Test Automation
2 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (45.45%) Test Scripting
4 8 (36.36%) Functional Testing
4 8 (36.36%) System Integration Testing
5 7 (31.82%) Integration Testing
5 7 (31.82%) Non-Functional Testing
5 7 (31.82%) OO
6 6 (27.27%) Test Management
7 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (22.73%) Test Strategy
7 5 (22.73%) Waterfall
8 3 (13.64%) Scrum
8 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (9.09%) BDD
9 2 (9.09%) Regression Testing
9 2 (9.09%) SDLC
9 2 (9.09%) Use Case
9 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (9.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) Java
2 10 (45.45%) SQL
3 6 (27.27%) Ruby
4 3 (13.64%) C#
5 1 (4.55%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) SC Cleared
1 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.55%) ISEB
3 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (40.91%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) HP ALM
2 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) HP
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) ArcSight
3 1 (4.55%) Atlassian