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 September 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 48 43 37
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 8 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.81% 0.79% 0.72%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.31% 6.67% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 2
Average daily rate
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£369 £250 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.50% -20.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £230 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £250 £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 - £43.26
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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
65 45 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 14.67% 11.81% 10.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 32 20
Average daily rate £375 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.16%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SoapUI across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

SoapUI Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) UNIX
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Web Services
2 7 (87.50%) HTTP
3 6 (75.00%) Data Modelling
3 6 (75.00%) Oracle
3 6 (75.00%) JMeter
3 6 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (75.00%) HTML
3 6 (75.00%) BeanShell
4 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
5 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Finance
6 2 (25.00%) SOAP
6 2 (25.00%) XML
7 1 (12.50%) ITIL
7 1 (12.50%) SOA
7 1 (12.50%) ETL
7 1 (12.50%) WSDL
7 1 (12.50%) NHS
7 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 1 (12.50%) Project Management
7 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
7 1 (12.50%) JBoss
7 1 (12.50%) Apache
7 1 (12.50%) Python
7 1 (12.50%) Maven

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) JBoss
1 1 (12.50%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) JMeter
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) Maven
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Performance Tester
1 4 (50.00%) Tester
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Test Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Performance Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) Web Services
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) SOAP
3 2 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) WSDL
4 1 (12.50%) XML Messaging
4 1 (12.50%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) NHS
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) UNIX
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Data Modelling
2 6 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) ETL
4 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) BeanShell
3 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 1 (12.50%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (12.50%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle