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 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SmartBear Software SoapUI
South East / Surrey
Rank 78 76 92
Rank change year-on-year -2 +16  
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 7 26 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.61% 2.04% 0.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.14% 10.57% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 26 3
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
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 Surrey with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 223 246 170
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 19.41% 19.29% 12.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 180 120
Median daily rate £425 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £345 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 19 7
Median hourly rate - £43.75 £46.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.40%  
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 Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford - 1 £525 - 3
Staines - 1 £375 -
SoapUI
South East

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 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 Surrey region with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 7 (77.78%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) HP
3 5 (55.56%) SOAP
3 5 (55.56%) ISTQB
3 5 (55.56%) Defect Management
3 5 (55.56%) Selenium
4 4 (44.44%) JIRA
4 4 (44.44%) Groovy
4 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
4 4 (44.44%) Python
4 4 (44.44%) ISEB
5 3 (33.33%) HP UFT
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) Process Improvement
5 3 (33.33%) Test Strategy
5 3 (33.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 3 (33.33%) Linux
6 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
6 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
6 2 (22.22%) QA
6 2 (22.22%) Test Management
6 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
6 2 (22.22%) XML
6 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
6 2 (22.22%) Law
6 2 (22.22%) XML Messaging
6 2 (22.22%) LoadRunner
7 1 (11.11%) XMLSpy
7 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Server

SoapUI
Top Related 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 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Selenium
2 4 (44.44%) JIRA
3 3 (33.33%) HP UFT
4 2 (22.22%) LoadRunner
5 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
5 1 (11.11%) SpecFlow
5 1 (11.11%) Subversion
5 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (11.11%) TestNG
5 1 (11.11%) XMLSpy
General
1 2 (22.22%) Law
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Test Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) QA Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Developer in Test
5 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 1 (11.11%) QA Automation Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Telecoms Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Unix Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) XML Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) SOAP
2 2 (22.22%) XML
2 2 (22.22%) XML Messaging
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) Middleware
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Defect Management
2 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
3 3 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 3 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 2 (22.22%) Test Management
4 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
5 1 (11.11%) BDD
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
5 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
5 1 (11.11%) Use Case
5 1 (11.11%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) Groovy
2 4 (44.44%) Python
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 1 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) ISTQB
2 4 (44.44%) ISEB
3 3 (33.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
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Rate: competitive
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