Period
to 27 May 2020

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 27 May 2020 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
27 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 611 845 871
Rank change year-on-year +234 +26 -44
Contract jobs citing LoadUI 9 20 21
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.022% 0.021%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.11% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 20
Median daily rate £379 £413 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.14% +5.77% -5.45%
10th Percentile £225 £333 £360
90th Percentile £444 £475 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £350 £413
% change year-on-year +2.24% -15.15% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 8,489 18,517 19,605
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.01% 20.42% 19.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,523 12,319 13,499
Median daily rate £490 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.16% - +11.76%
10th Percentile £327 £335 £315
90th Percentile £663 £638 £611
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 289 219
Median hourly rate £41.50 £43.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.49% +1.18% -
10th Percentile £20.40 £23.85 £28.40
90th Percentile £57.80 £54.00 £67.25
Median hourly rate £39.25 £44.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -10.80% +3.53% -

LoadUI
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for LoadUI in the UK

LoadUI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing LoadUI.

Daily rate trend for LoadUI in the UK

LoadUI
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing LoadUI over the 6 months to 27 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for LoadUI in the UK

LoadUI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing LoadUI.

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 27 May 2020. 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 +218 9 £379 -8.14% 1
UK excluding London +160 6 £358 +2.24% 1
Midlands +79 4 £250 -20.00%
East Midlands +48 4 £250 -28.57%
London +167 3 £400 -4.19%
North West - 1 £400 -
North of England - 1 £400 -
East of England - 1 £475 - 1

For the 6 months to 27 May 2020, 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 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) TDD
1 9 (100.00%) Scrum
1 9 (100.00%) Kanban
1 9 (100.00%) SoapUI
2 8 (88.89%) Bitbucket
2 8 (88.89%) Terraform
2 8 (88.89%) Infrastructure as Code
2 8 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (88.89%) Selenium
2 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
2 8 (88.89%) Cucumber
2 8 (88.89%) Jenkins
2 8 (88.89%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (88.89%) DevOps
2 8 (88.89%) Pair Programming
2 8 (88.89%) Subversion
2 8 (88.89%) Maven
2 8 (88.89%) JUnit
3 6 (66.67%) Front End Development
3 6 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 6 (66.67%) Java
3 6 (66.67%) Oracle
3 6 (66.67%) Ajax
3 6 (66.67%) JBoss
3 6 (66.67%) Java EE
4 4 (44.44%) AWS
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) Solaris

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 6 (66.67%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) AWS
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) SoapUI
2 8 (88.89%) Bitbucket
2 8 (88.89%) Cucumber
2 8 (88.89%) Jenkins
2 8 (88.89%) JUnit
2 8 (88.89%) Maven
2 8 (88.89%) Selenium
2 8 (88.89%) Subversion
3 1 (11.11%) JMeter
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Tester
2 7 (77.78%) Automation Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) Ajax
1 6 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 6 (66.67%) Java EE
2 1 (11.11%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Solaris
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) Kanban
1 9 (100.00%) Scrum
1 9 (100.00%) TDD
2 8 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (88.89%) DevOps
2 8 (88.89%) Infrastructure as Code
2 8 (88.89%) Pair Programming
2 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
3 6 (66.67%) Front End Development
4 1 (11.11%) API Testing
4 1 (11.11%) BDD
4 1 (11.11%) Load Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Product Backlog
4 1 (11.11%) Product Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 8 (88.89%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (88.89%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) AppDynamics