Period
to 21 June 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 21 June 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
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 854 825 883
Rank change year-on-year -29 +58 -33
Contract jobs citing LoadUI 25 21 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.025% 0.023% 0.015%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.13% 0.13% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 17 10
UK median daily rate £380 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.59% -2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £363 £350 £360
90th Percentile £506 £556 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £488
% change year-on-year -2.50% -17.95% +14.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
UK median hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £27.50

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 19,719 15,785 15,962
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.71% 17.31% 14.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,495 10,708 10,816
UK median daily rate £465 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.41% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £315 £300 £292
90th Percentile £613 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 238 319 316
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
10th Percentile £26.50 £23.95 £28.00
90th Percentile £65.68 £57.50 £52.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.45
% change year-on-year - +0.12% +13.20%

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 21 June 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 8 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 21 June 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 -46 25 £380 -10.59% 8
UK excluding London +12 20 £390 -2.50% 11
South East - 12 £400 - 1
East Midlands +3 5 £380 +12.59% 1
Midlands -14 5 £380 -5.00% 2
London -45 5 £375 -16.67%
East of England - 2 £456 -
South West - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 24 (96.00%) SoapUI
2 23 (92.00%) Test Automation
2 23 (92.00%) Selenium
2 23 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (88.00%) TDD
4 20 (80.00%) JUnit
4 20 (80.00%) Subversion
4 20 (80.00%) Kanban
4 20 (80.00%) Cucumber
4 20 (80.00%) Bitbucket
4 20 (80.00%) Jenkins
5 19 (76.00%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (76.00%) Scrum
5 19 (76.00%) Maven
5 19 (76.00%) Java
5 19 (76.00%) Pair Programming
5 19 (76.00%) Oracle
6 16 (64.00%) JBoss
6 16 (64.00%) Java EE
7 13 (52.00%) AngularJS
7 13 (52.00%) Front End Development
8 12 (48.00%) Ajax
9 9 (36.00%) Banking
10 8 (32.00%) Finance
10 8 (32.00%) Terraform
10 8 (32.00%) Opscode Chef
10 8 (32.00%) DevOps
11 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (12.00%) Scenario Testing
11 3 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing

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 16 (64.00%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) npm
1 1 (4.00%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 24 (96.00%) SoapUI
2 23 (92.00%) Selenium
3 20 (80.00%) Bitbucket
3 20 (80.00%) Cucumber
3 20 (80.00%) Jenkins
3 20 (80.00%) JUnit
3 20 (80.00%) Subversion
4 19 (76.00%) Maven
5 3 (12.00%) JMeter
6 1 (4.00%) Babel
6 1 (4.00%) Bower
6 1 (4.00%) Grunt
6 1 (4.00%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (4.00%) PhantomJS
6 1 (4.00%) webpack
General
1 9 (36.00%) Banking
2 8 (32.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (72.00%) Developer
2 17 (68.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Angular Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Automation Tester
5 1 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Lead Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Manual Test Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) QC Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (64.00%) Java EE
2 13 (52.00%) AngularJS
3 12 (48.00%) Ajax
4 3 (12.00%) J2EE
5 1 (4.00%) Node.js
5 1 (4.00%) React
5 1 (4.00%) Redux
5 1 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
1 2 (8.00%) Solaris
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (92.00%) Test Automation
2 22 (88.00%) TDD
3 20 (80.00%) Kanban
4 19 (76.00%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (76.00%) Pair Programming
4 19 (76.00%) Scrum
5 13 (52.00%) Front End Development
6 8 (32.00%) DevOps
7 3 (12.00%) BDD
7 3 (12.00%) Functional Testing
7 3 (12.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (12.00%) Scenario Testing
7 3 (12.00%) Test Strategy
7 3 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Coaching
8 1 (4.00%) Customer Requirements
8 1 (4.00%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) Java
2 1 (4.00%) Java 8
2 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) VB
2 1 (4.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (32.00%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (32.00%) Terraform
2 1 (4.00%) Nessus
2 1 (4.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco
2 1 (4.00%) Fujitsu
2 1 (4.00%) Juniper
2 1 (4.00%) McAfee
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) NetApp
2 1 (4.00%) Remedy
2 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds