Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 113 80
Rank change year-on-year -16 -33 +54
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 22 8 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.74% 0.39% 2.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.28% 2.23% 13.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 6 62
Surrey median daily rate £419 £428 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.05% +2.09% -
10th Percentile £312 £336 £350
90th Percentile £489 £575 £525
South East median daily rate £410 £375 £404
% change year-on-year +9.33% -7.12% +20.07%
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 670 359 486
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 22.54% 17.38% 18.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 518 221 367
Surrey median daily rate £488 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.71% +1.19% +12.00%
10th Percentile £350 £338 £300
90th Percentile £588 £575 £541
South East median daily rate £450 £405 £375
% change year-on-year +11.11% +8.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 20
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% -8.89% +8.43%
10th Percentile £41.75 £37.25 £36.13
90th Percentile £56.30 £42.50 £63.92
South East median hourly rate £45.20 £41.00 £44.00
% change year-on-year +10.23% -6.82% +17.33%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 -4 4 £320 -7.38%
Redhill - 2 £424 -
Epsom - 2 £338 -
Staines -12 1 £400 +6.67%
Reigate - 1 £373 - 1
SoapUI
South East

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 18 (81.82%) Test Automation
2 11 (50.00%) Selenium
2 11 (50.00%) SOAP
3 10 (45.45%) SQL
3 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (45.45%) QA
4 9 (40.91%) Test Management
4 9 (40.91%) Test Scripting
5 8 (36.36%) Functional Testing
5 8 (36.36%) ISTQB
5 8 (36.36%) C#
5 8 (36.36%) Java
5 8 (36.36%) System Integration Testing
6 7 (31.82%) Scenario Testing
6 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
6 7 (31.82%) Finance
6 7 (31.82%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (27.27%) Test Strategy
7 6 (27.27%) Non-Functional Testing
7 6 (27.27%) User Stories
7 6 (27.27%) Use Case
7 6 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (27.27%) Ruby
7 6 (27.27%) Regression Testing
7 6 (27.27%) JMeter
7 6 (27.27%) Scrum
7 6 (27.27%) OO
7 6 (27.27%) NeoLoad
8 5 (22.73%) Analytical Mindset
8 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills

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
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Selenium
2 7 (31.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (27.27%) JMeter
3 6 (27.27%) NeoLoad
4 4 (18.18%) JIRA
5 2 (9.09%) HP UFT
6 1 (4.55%) SpecFlow
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) QA Leader
2 7 (31.82%) Test Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Integration Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Integration Test Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) QA Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Test Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Automation Test Lead
4 2 (9.09%) Automation Tester
4 2 (9.09%) Manual Test Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Pensions Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) QA Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Test Leader
4 2 (9.09%) Tester
5 1 (4.55%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) QA Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) QA Test Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) SOAP
2 4 (18.18%) Web Services
2 4 (18.18%) XML
3 3 (13.64%) RESTful
4 2 (9.09%) JSON
5 1 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Analytical Mindset
1 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Smart Meter
3 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Unix
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) Test Automation
2 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (40.91%) Test Management
3 9 (40.91%) Test Scripting
4 8 (36.36%) Functional Testing
4 8 (36.36%) System Integration Testing
5 7 (31.82%) Scenario Testing
6 6 (27.27%) Non-Functional Testing
6 6 (27.27%) OO
6 6 (27.27%) Regression Testing
6 6 (27.27%) Scrum
6 6 (27.27%) Test Strategy
6 6 (27.27%) Use Case
6 6 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (27.27%) User Stories
7 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (22.73%) Time Management
7 5 (22.73%) Waterfall
8 4 (18.18%) Integration Testing
9 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) SQL
2 8 (36.36%) C#
2 8 (36.36%) Java
3 6 (27.27%) Ruby
4 2 (9.09%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) ISTQB
2 2 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (45.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) HP
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) Atlassian