Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for LoadUI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited LoadUI over the 6 months to 19 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 LoadUI
UK
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 851 822 874
Rank change year-on-year -29 +52 -18
Contract jobs citing LoadUI 18 8 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.008% 0.020%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.097% 0.051% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 22
UK median daily rate £375 £400 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -7.51% +40.65%
10th Percentile £344 £313 £307
90th Percentile £538 £440 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £338 £406
% change year-on-year +18.52% -16.92% +32.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
UK median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - -

LoadUI is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 18,547 15,687 15,933
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.41% 16.60% 14.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,997 10,488 10,633
UK median daily rate £463 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £281
90th Percentile £613 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £421 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.25% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 235 269 403
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +8.11%
10th Percentile £29.00 £21.99 £24.23
90th Percentile £67.25 £53.75 £52.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +8.11%

LoadUI
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing LoadUI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for LoadUI in the UK

LoadUI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LoadUI in the UK

LoadUI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing LoadUI over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for LoadUI in the UK

LoadUI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing LoadUI.

Contractor hourly rate trend for LoadUI in the UK

LoadUI
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LoadUI within the UK over the 6 months to 19 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
England -3 16 £375 -6.25% 6
UK excluding London +11 12 £400 +18.52% 5
South East - 7 £400 - 2
London -42 6 £375 -9.09% 1
East of England - 2 £425 - 1
Northern Ireland - 2 - -
South West - 1 £300 -

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing LoadUI 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 with a requirement for LoadUI.

1 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (88.89%) Selenium
2 16 (88.89%) SoapUI
3 14 (77.78%) Jenkins
3 14 (77.78%) Test Automation
3 14 (77.78%) TDD
4 13 (72.22%) Cucumber
5 12 (66.67%) Java EE
5 12 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (66.67%) Maven
5 12 (66.67%) Java
5 12 (66.67%) Oracle
6 11 (61.11%) JUnit
6 11 (61.11%) JBoss
6 11 (61.11%) Subversion
7 10 (55.56%) Finance
7 10 (55.56%) AngularJS
7 10 (55.56%) Front End Development
8 9 (50.00%) Bitbucket
8 9 (50.00%) Kanban
8 9 (50.00%) Ajax
8 9 (50.00%) Pair Programming
8 9 (50.00%) Scrum
9 8 (44.44%) Banking
10 6 (33.33%) JMeter
11 5 (27.78%) HTML
12 4 (22.22%) SQL
12 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
12 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (22.22%) Git (software)

LoadUI
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 11 (61.11%) JBoss
2 3 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
4 1 (5.56%) CMS
4 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) HTTP
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 2 (11.11%) Hazelcast
3 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 2 (11.11%) MySQL
3 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 2 (11.11%) Redis
4 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 16 (88.89%) Selenium
1 16 (88.89%) SoapUI
2 14 (77.78%) Jenkins
3 13 (72.22%) Cucumber
4 12 (66.67%) Maven
5 11 (61.11%) JUnit
5 11 (61.11%) Subversion
6 9 (50.00%) Bitbucket
7 6 (33.33%) JMeter
8 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
9 3 (16.67%) Ant
10 2 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (11.11%) Capybara
10 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
10 2 (11.11%) FitNesse
10 2 (11.11%) Gradle
10 2 (11.11%) IntelliJ
10 2 (11.11%) JIRA
10 2 (11.11%) NetBeans
10 2 (11.11%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 8 (44.44%) Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Advertising
4 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
1 12 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Automation Tester
3 2 (11.11%) QA Automation Tester
3 2 (11.11%) QA Tester
3 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Angular Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Lead Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) QC Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Web Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) Java EE
2 10 (55.56%) AngularJS
3 9 (50.00%) Ajax
4 5 (27.78%) HTML
5 3 (16.67%) CSS
5 3 (16.67%) HTML5
5 3 (16.67%) SOAP
5 3 (16.67%) XML
6 2 (11.11%) Backbone.js
6 2 (11.11%) Hibernate
6 2 (11.11%) iBATIS
6 2 (11.11%) JMS
6 2 (11.11%) JSON
6 2 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (11.11%) LESS
6 2 (11.11%) REST
6 2 (11.11%) RESTful
6 2 (11.11%) Sass
6 2 (11.11%) Spring
6 2 (11.11%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (77.78%) TDD
2 14 (77.78%) Test Automation
3 12 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (55.56%) Front End Development
5 9 (50.00%) Kanban
5 9 (50.00%) Pair Programming
5 9 (50.00%) Scrum
6 4 (22.22%) BDD
6 4 (22.22%) DevOps
6 4 (22.22%) Functional Testing
6 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Software Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
8 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Performance Testing
8 2 (11.11%) System Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Web Analytics
8 2 (11.11%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (22.22%) SQL
3 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.11%) Ruby
5 1 (5.56%) Groovy
5 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.56%) VB
5 1 (5.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (22.22%) Terraform
2 1 (5.56%) Nessus
2 1 (5.56%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) CA
3 1 (5.56%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco
3 1 (5.56%) Fujitsu
3 1 (5.56%) Juniper
3 1 (5.56%) McAfee
3 1 (5.56%) NetApp
3 1 (5.56%) Remedy
3 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds