The table below looks at the statistics for SoapUI skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SoapUI over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 57 68 56
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 8 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.27% 0.17% 1.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.45% 0.53% 5.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 6
Median daily rate £406 £190 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+113.81% -51.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £190 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £190 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £381 £335
% change year-on-year
-8.19% +13.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SoapUI
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 South Wales region.

Development Applications Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
124 187 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 19.68% 31.22% 22.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 165 89
Median daily rate £415 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.48% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £320 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £475 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 £21.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+161.90% -
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 South Wales

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

SoapUI Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

SoapUI
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

SoapUI Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

SoapUI
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SoapUI across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

SoapUI Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

SoapUI
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SoapUI within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cardiff +19 6 £406 +113.81%
SoapUI
Wales

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 10 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 South Wales region with a requirement for SoapUI.

1 11 (91.67%) Selenium
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (66.67%) QA
3 8 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 8 (66.67%) Performance Testing
4 7 (58.33%) SQL
4 7 (58.33%) SOAP
4 7 (58.33%) HP
4 7 (58.33%) JMeter
4 7 (58.33%) Waterfall
5 6 (50.00%) LoadRunner
5 6 (50.00%) Java
6 5 (41.67%) Oracle
6 5 (41.67%) ISEB
7 4 (33.33%) Siebel
7 4 (33.33%) HP UFT
7 4 (33.33%) Finance
7 4 (33.33%) J2EE
7 4 (33.33%) Linux
7 4 (33.33%) RAD
7 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (33.33%) JSON
7 4 (33.33%) JIRA
7 4 (33.33%) Load Testing
7 4 (33.33%) Groovy
7 4 (33.33%) Rational Performance Tester
7 4 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (33.33%) Cucumber
7 4 (33.33%) Confluence
7 4 (33.33%) The Grinder

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 4 (33.33%) Confluence
2 2 (16.67%) JBoss
3 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) Selenium
2 7 (58.33%) JMeter
3 6 (50.00%) LoadRunner
4 4 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 4 (33.33%) HP UFT
4 4 (33.33%) JIRA
4 4 (33.33%) Rational Performance Tester
4 4 (33.33%) The Grinder
5 3 (25.00%) JUnit
5 3 (25.00%) WinRunner
6 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
6 1 (8.33%) Maven
6 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Test Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Test Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Performance Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
4 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) QA Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) QA Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Test Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) SOAP
2 4 (33.33%) J2EE
2 4 (33.33%) JSON
3 2 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (8.33%) .NET
4 1 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (8.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 8 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 7 (58.33%) Waterfall
4 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (33.33%) Load Testing
4 4 (33.33%) RAD
5 3 (25.00%) Automation Testing
5 3 (25.00%) BDD
5 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Migration
5 3 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 3 (25.00%) RUP
5 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (25.00%) TDD
5 3 (25.00%) Test Management
5 3 (25.00%) Test Planning
5 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (25.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) Groovy
4 3 (25.00%) C
4 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) HP
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle
3 4 (33.33%) Siebel