Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 23 January 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 > West Sussex
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 69 77
Rank change year-on-year -5 +8 -
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 16 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.58% 1.46% 0.60%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.14% 8.65% 4.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
West Sussex median daily rate £410 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £325 £338 £329
90th Percentile £451 £438 £385
South East median daily rate £400 £381 £400
% change year-on-year +4.92% -4.69% +19.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex 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 West Sussex with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 175 185 166
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 17.33% 16.83% 14.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 94 88
West Sussex median daily rate £438 £411 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.50% +17.50% -6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £297 £251
90th Percentile £613 £576 £463
South East median daily rate £438 £405 £375
% change year-on-year +8.02% +8.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 5 1
West Sussex median hourly rate £49.50 £42.50 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.47% -3.41% -9.74%
10th Percentile £42.50 £34.50 £42.00
90th Percentile £66.75 £45.87 £46.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £44.00
% change year-on-year +9.76% -6.82% +17.33%

SoapUI
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing SoapUI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for SoapUI in West Sussex

SoapUI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SoapUI in West Sussex

SoapUI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SoapUI in West Sussex over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SoapUI in West Sussex

SoapUI
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SoapUI within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 23 January 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
Worthing -7 14 £410 +2.50%
SoapUI
South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 16 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 15 (93.75%) Java
3 14 (87.50%) Selenium
3 14 (87.50%) API Testing
4 13 (81.25%) Groovy
4 13 (81.25%) JIRA
4 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (81.25%) Web Services
4 13 (81.25%) Scrum
5 12 (75.00%) QA
5 12 (75.00%) Exploratory Testing
6 11 (68.75%) Acceptance Criteria
6 11 (68.75%) User Stories
6 11 (68.75%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (62.50%) Confluence
7 10 (62.50%) Kanban
7 10 (62.50%) Scala
7 10 (62.50%) Atlassian
8 9 (56.25%) Software Engineering
8 9 (56.25%) RESTful
8 9 (56.25%) Usability Testing
8 9 (56.25%) Performance Testing
8 9 (56.25%) Security Testing
8 9 (56.25%) Unit Testing
8 9 (56.25%) Gherkin
8 9 (56.25%) Defect Management
9 8 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (37.50%) Cucumber
10 6 (37.50%) BPSS Clearance
11 5 (31.25%) Mentoring

SoapUI
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 10 (62.50%) Confluence
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Development Applications
1 14 (87.50%) Selenium
2 13 (81.25%) JIRA
3 6 (37.50%) Cucumber
4 3 (18.75%) Gatling
4 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
5 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
1 7 (43.75%) Test Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Tester
3 5 (31.25%) Automation Test Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) QA Tester
4 4 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Technical Test Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) Developer
5 3 (18.75%) Developer in Test
5 3 (18.75%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) Automation Tester
6 2 (12.50%) QA Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) QA Test Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 2 (12.50%) Selenium Tester
6 2 (12.50%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) Web Services
2 9 (56.25%) Gherkin
2 9 (56.25%) RESTful
3 2 (12.50%) Middleware
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (6.25%) SOAP
4 1 (6.25%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 14 (87.50%) API Testing
3 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (81.25%) Scrum
4 12 (75.00%) Exploratory Testing
5 11 (68.75%) Acceptance Criteria
5 11 (68.75%) Continuous Improvement
5 11 (68.75%) User Stories
6 10 (62.50%) Kanban
7 9 (56.25%) Defect Management
7 9 (56.25%) Performance Testing
7 9 (56.25%) Security Testing
7 9 (56.25%) Software Engineering
7 9 (56.25%) Unit Testing
7 9 (56.25%) Usability Testing
8 8 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (31.25%) Mentoring
10 4 (25.00%) BDD
11 3 (18.75%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 3 (18.75%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) Java
2 13 (81.25%) Groovy
3 10 (62.50%) Scala
4 2 (12.50%) C
4 2 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (75.00%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Atlassian
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle