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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 37 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.88% 0.24% -
As % of the Development Applications category 11.54% 0.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Median daily rate £406 £190 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+113.81% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £370 £335
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +10.44%
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
52 127 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 16.30% 29.88% 20.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 114 56
Median daily rate £400 £343 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.78% -23.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% -
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 5 December 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 10 (100.00%) Selenium
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Performance Testing
3 7 (70.00%) Waterfall
3 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) JMeter
3 7 (70.00%) Test Scripting
3 7 (70.00%) QA
4 6 (60.00%) HP
4 6 (60.00%) LoadRunner
5 5 (50.00%) Java
5 5 (50.00%) Oracle
5 5 (50.00%) SOAP
6 4 (40.00%) Linux
6 4 (40.00%) RAD
6 4 (40.00%) Siebel
6 4 (40.00%) J2EE
6 4 (40.00%) ISEB
6 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (40.00%) Load Testing
6 4 (40.00%) Groovy
6 4 (40.00%) Rational Performance Tester
6 4 (40.00%) The Grinder
7 3 (30.00%) Confluence
7 3 (30.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 3 (30.00%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (30.00%) Automation Testing
7 3 (30.00%) V-Model

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 3 (30.00%) Confluence
2 2 (20.00%) JBoss
3 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Selenium
2 7 (70.00%) JMeter
3 6 (60.00%) LoadRunner
4 4 (40.00%) Rational Performance Tester
4 4 (40.00%) The Grinder
5 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
5 3 (30.00%) HP UFT
5 3 (30.00%) JIRA
5 3 (30.00%) WinRunner
6 2 (20.00%) JUnit
7 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Test Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Test Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Performance Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Tester
4 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
4 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Test Architect
4 1 (10.00%) QA Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) QA Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) SOAP
2 4 (40.00%) J2EE
3 3 (30.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (80.00%) Performance Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Test Scripting
2 7 (70.00%) Waterfall
3 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (40.00%) Load Testing
3 4 (40.00%) RAD
4 3 (30.00%) Automation Testing
4 3 (30.00%) BDD
4 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Migration
4 3 (30.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 3 (30.00%) RUP
4 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (30.00%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (30.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) Test Management
4 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (30.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) Groovy
4 3 (30.00%) C
4 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (70.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) HP
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (40.00%) Siebel