The table below looks at the statistics for SoapUI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SoapUI over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 33 51 44
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -7
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 4 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.48% 1.79% 0.81%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.76% 11.59% 6.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 3
Median daily rate £310 £369 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.93% +47.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £358 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.26% +10.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SoapUI
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Development Applications Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
41 69 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 15.13% 15.40% 11.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 55 31
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £308 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

SoapUI
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing SoapUI as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

SoapUI Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

SoapUI
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SoapUI across the Cardiff region.

SoapUI Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) JIRA
3 3 (60.00%) QA
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) JMeter
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) JUnit
4 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) JSON
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Test Management
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) HTTP
4 2 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) LoadRunner
4 2 (40.00%) Confluence
4 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (40.00%) BDD
4 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 2 (40.00%) Confluence
2 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) JMeter
3 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (40.00%) JUnit
3 2 (40.00%) LoadRunner
3 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (20.00%) LoadUI
4 1 (20.00%) Ranorex
4 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (20.00%) TestComplete
4 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Test Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) QA Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (20.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (40.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Test Management
2 2 (40.00%) Test Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Testing
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) HP
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle