Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 18 November 2017 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 153 170 189
Rank change year-on-year +17 +19 -19
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 33 38 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.76% 0.69% 0.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.70% 4.16% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 17 20
Yorkshire median daily rate £270 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.92% +18.18% -14.06%
10th Percentile £235 £270 £224
90th Percentile £530 £438 £388
England median daily rate £403 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +3.21% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £43.50 - £41.00

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 891 914 1039
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 20.40% 16.69% 16.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 650 597 700
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £413 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.01% +8.96%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £270
90th Percentile £538 £536 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 7
Yorkshire median hourly rate £42.50 £13.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +214.81% -66.25% +14.51%
10th Percentile £40.75 £12.98 £21.50
90th Percentile £46.75 £20.85 £47.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

SoapUI
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SoapUI in Yorkshire

SoapUI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SoapUI in Yorkshire

SoapUI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SoapUI in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SoapUI in Yorkshire

SoapUI
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SoapUI within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
West Yorkshire +10 27 £270 -13.60% 6
South Yorkshire +17 2 - -
SoapUI
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SoapUI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 24 (72.73%) Selenium
2 20 (60.61%) Test Automation
2 20 (60.61%) SOAP
3 19 (57.58%) C#
4 18 (54.55%) Java
5 17 (51.52%) Test Scripting
6 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (45.45%) SQL
7 11 (33.33%) Manual Testing
8 10 (30.30%) Scrum
8 10 (30.30%) Cucumber
8 10 (30.30%) User Stories
8 10 (30.30%) Exploratory Testing
9 9 (27.27%) Defect Tracking
10 8 (24.24%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (21.21%) Test Management
11 7 (21.21%) QA
12 6 (18.18%) JIRA
12 6 (18.18%) Finance
12 6 (18.18%) Visual Studio
12 6 (18.18%) API Testing
13 5 (15.15%) WebDriver
13 5 (15.15%) AngularJS
13 5 (15.15%) E-Commerce
13 5 (15.15%) JMeter
13 5 (15.15%) HP UFT
13 5 (15.15%) LoadRunner
13 5 (15.15%) Performance Testing
14 4 (12.12%) Spring
14 4 (12.12%) Maven

SoapUI
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 (3.03%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (72.73%) Selenium
2 10 (30.30%) Cucumber
3 6 (18.18%) JIRA
3 6 (18.18%) Visual Studio
4 5 (15.15%) HP UFT
4 5 (15.15%) JMeter
4 5 (15.15%) LoadRunner
4 5 (15.15%) WebDriver
5 4 (12.12%) Gatling
5 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
5 4 (12.12%) Maven
6 1 (3.03%) Appium
6 1 (3.03%) FitNesse
6 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
6 1 (3.03%) SpecFlow
6 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.03%) WebLOAD
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) Tester
2 12 (36.36%) Analyst
2 12 (36.36%) Test Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Automation Test Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Manual Test Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Manual Tester
3 5 (15.15%) Web Tester
4 4 (12.12%) Agile Tester
4 4 (12.12%) Automation Tester
4 4 (12.12%) Performance Tester
4 4 (12.12%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 4 (12.12%) Selenium Tester
4 4 (12.12%) Web Automation Tester
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Software Tester
5 3 (9.09%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Web Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (60.61%) SOAP
2 5 (15.15%) AngularJS
3 4 (12.12%) Hibernate
3 4 (12.12%) Spring
4 2 (6.06%) .NET
4 2 (6.06%) RESTful
5 1 (3.03%) .NET Core
5 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.03%) CSS
5 1 (3.03%) Gherkin
5 1 (3.03%) HTML
5 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) Test Automation
2 17 (51.52%) Test Scripting
3 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (33.33%) Manual Testing
5 10 (30.30%) Exploratory Testing
5 10 (30.30%) Scrum
5 10 (30.30%) User Stories
6 9 (27.27%) Defect Tracking
7 8 (24.24%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (21.21%) Test Management
9 6 (18.18%) API Testing
10 5 (15.15%) E-Commerce
10 5 (15.15%) Performance Testing
11 4 (12.12%) Regression Testing
12 2 (6.06%) BDD
12 2 (6.06%) Functional Testing
12 2 (6.06%) Non-Functional Testing
12 2 (6.06%) SDLC
12 2 (6.06%) System Integration Testing
12 2 (6.06%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (57.58%) C#
2 18 (54.55%) Java
3 15 (45.45%) SQL
4 4 (12.12%) Python
4 4 (12.12%) VBScript
5 2 (6.06%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) ISEB
1 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) HP
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle
2 1 (3.03%) Telerik