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 3 months to 27 March 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
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 138 128
Rank change year-on-year +24 -10  
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 10 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.47% 0.14% 0.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.26% 0.87% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 3
Median daily rate £295 £288 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.60% -15.44%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -10.00% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

SoapUI is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Contract Development Application Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 443 462 372
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 20.86% 16.27% 13.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 331 244
Median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

SoapUI
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing SoapUI as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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 3 months to 27 March 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +24 10 £295 +2.60% 5
SoapUI
England

SoapUI
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 19 (82.61%) QA
2 13 (56.52%) Test Scripting
2 13 (56.52%) Groovy
3 12 (52.17%) Manual Testing
3 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (47.83%) Selenium
4 11 (47.83%) SOAP
5 10 (43.48%) Java
5 10 (43.48%) Scrum
6 9 (39.13%) Automated Testing
6 9 (39.13%) Unit Testing
6 9 (39.13%) Performance Testing
6 9 (39.13%) Gherkin
6 9 (39.13%) Defect Management
7 8 (34.78%) User Stories
7 8 (34.78%) Security Testing
7 8 (34.78%) Software Engineering
7 8 (34.78%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (34.78%) Usability Testing
8 7 (30.43%) Web Services
8 7 (30.43%) Automation Testing
9 6 (26.09%) Scala
9 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
9 6 (26.09%) BDD
10 5 (21.74%) RESTful
10 5 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (21.74%) Kanban
10 5 (21.74%) Visual Studio
10 5 (21.74%) API Testing
10 5 (21.74%) Exploratory Testing

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:

Development Applications
1 11 (47.83%) Selenium
2 5 (21.74%) Visual Studio
3 3 (13.04%) WebDriver
4 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.35%) SpecFlow
5 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (4.35%) Toad
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Analyst
1 13 (56.52%) Test Analyst
2 8 (34.78%) Automation Test Analyst
2 8 (34.78%) Tester
3 6 (26.09%) Automation Tester
4 5 (21.74%) Selenium Tester
5 4 (17.39%) Manual Test Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 3 (13.04%) Java Automation Tester
6 3 (13.04%) QA Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) QA Test Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Test Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) Java Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Agile Test Analyst
8 1 (4.35%) Agile Tester
8 1 (4.35%) QA Automation Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) QA Tester
8 1 (4.35%) Software Tester
8 1 (4.35%) Test Automation Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) SOAP
2 9 (39.13%) Gherkin
3 7 (30.43%) Web Services
4 5 (21.74%) RESTful
5 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) iPad
1 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Test Scripting
2 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (52.17%) Manual Testing
3 10 (43.48%) Scrum
4 9 (39.13%) Automated Testing
4 9 (39.13%) Defect Management
4 9 (39.13%) Performance Testing
4 9 (39.13%) Unit Testing
5 8 (34.78%) Security Testing
5 8 (34.78%) Software Engineering
5 8 (34.78%) Usability Testing
5 8 (34.78%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (34.78%) User Stories
6 7 (30.43%) Automation Testing
7 6 (26.09%) BDD
7 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
8 5 (21.74%) API Testing
8 5 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (21.74%) Exploratory Testing
8 5 (21.74%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) Groovy
2 10 (43.48%) Java
3 6 (26.09%) Scala
4 2 (8.70%) C#
4 2 (8.70%) SQL
5 1 (4.35%) C
5 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) ISEB
2 2 (8.70%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (82.61%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) HP
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