The table below looks at the statistics for SoapUI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SoapUI over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 56 - 42
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 1 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.27% - 1.58%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.93% - 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 6
Average daily rate £375 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £411 £363 £385
% change year-on-year
+13.44% -5.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 - £180.00
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
107 46 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 29.40% 16.97% 16.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 30 39
Average daily rate £375 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.02 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+14.23% -4.46%

SoapUI
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SoapUI across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 26 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing SoapUI also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SoapUI.

1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (50.00%) JMeter
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) TestComplete
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Ranorex
2 1 (50.00%) LoadUI
2 1 (50.00%) API Testing

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing SoapUI also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SoapUI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) JMeter
2 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (50.00%) LoadUI
2 1 (50.00%) Ranorex
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (50.00%) TestComplete
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Test Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Testing
2 1 (50.00%) API Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java