The table below looks at the statistics for SoapUI skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SoapUI over the 3 months to 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 67 66 45
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -21
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 6 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.71% 1.13% 0.62%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.02% 5.77% 6.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 3
Average daily rate
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£405 £400 £268
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +49.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £353 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £400 £270
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.55% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 - £37.13
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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 Wales region.

Development Applications Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
199 156 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 23.44% 19.55% 10.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 94 37
Average daily rate £365 £350 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +14.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 £52.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%

SoapUI
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SoapUI across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

SoapUI Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

SoapUI
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

SoapUI Daily Rate Trend in Wales

SoapUI
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SoapUI within the Wales region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +2 6 £405 +1.25% 2
SoapUI
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SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 7 (70.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (60.00%) SOAP
2 6 (60.00%) JMeter
3 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (40.00%) XML Messaging
3 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) Eclipse
3 4 (40.00%) HP
3 4 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) XML
3 4 (40.00%) UNIX
3 4 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (40.00%) Selenium
3 4 (40.00%) Use Case
3 4 (40.00%) Test Management
3 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 4 (40.00%) Gradle
3 4 (40.00%) Artifactory
3 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (30.00%) JIRA
4 3 (30.00%) ReSharper
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Subversion
4 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 2 (20.00%) JBoss
1 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (10.00%) FileNet
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) JMeter
2 4 (40.00%) Selenium
2 4 (40.00%) Gradle
2 4 (40.00%) Artifactory
2 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (40.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (30.00%) Subversion
3 3 (30.00%) JIRA
3 3 (30.00%) ReSharper
4 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
5 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow
5 1 (10.00%) JUnit
5 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
5 1 (10.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Tester
2 4 (40.00%) Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Tester
4 2 (20.00%) Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Tester
4 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) SOAP
2 4 (40.00%) XML
2 4 (40.00%) XML Messaging
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) .NET
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (20.00%) jQuery
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (20.00%) HTML5
3 2 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (10.00%) JAX-RS
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (10.00%) Drools
4 1 (10.00%) Java SE
4 1 (10.00%) Spring MVC
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE
4 1 (10.00%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) UNIX
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Scrum
1 4 (40.00%) Use Case
1 4 (40.00%) Test Management
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (20.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) BPMN
4 1 (10.00%) User Stories
4 1 (10.00%) SOA
4 1 (10.00%) BPEL
4 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
1 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) vSphere
1 1 (10.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (10.00%) Nagios
2 1 (10.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco