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 30 October 2014 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SmartBear Software SoapUI
Rank 59 49 51
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 22 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.80% 1.14% 0.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.02% 9.52% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 0
Average daily rate
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£290 £295 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.69% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £290 £313
% change year-on-year
+15.51% -7.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £34.70 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +28.51%
SoapUI
UK

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
183 63 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 23.25% 11.95% 15.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 37 50
Average daily rate £338 £315 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.37% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 3
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £55.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -59.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.07 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.81% +3.04%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SoapUI across the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

SoapUI Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 October 2014. 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
West Wales - 13 £278 -
South Wales -13 9 £295 - 2
SoapUI
UK

SoapUI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (85.71%) Selenium
2 21 (75.00%) SOAP
3 20 (71.43%) Scrum
4 18 (64.29%) Maven
4 18 (64.29%) HP
5 16 (57.14%) REST
6 15 (53.57%) Cucumber
6 15 (53.57%) JSON
6 15 (53.57%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (53.57%) Open Source
6 15 (53.57%) XML
7 13 (46.43%) Test Scripting
7 13 (46.43%) Waterfall
8 10 (35.71%) Firewall
8 10 (35.71%) JMeter
8 10 (35.71%) JIRA
8 10 (35.71%) Load Balancing
8 10 (35.71%) HP Quality Center
9 9 (32.14%) QA
10 8 (28.57%) RESTful
10 8 (28.57%) HTML
10 8 (28.57%) Java
11 7 (25.00%) Subversion
11 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
11 7 (25.00%) User Stories
12 6 (21.43%) Mobile App
12 6 (21.43%) CSS3
12 6 (21.43%) Test Strategy
12 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012

SoapUI
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 6 (21.43%) JBoss
1 6 (21.43%) Tomcat
2 3 (10.71%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) Firewall
2 3 (10.71%) 3G
2 3 (10.71%) 2G
2 3 (10.71%) 4G
3 2 (7.14%) SSL
3 2 (7.14%) Internet
3 2 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (85.71%) Selenium
2 18 (64.29%) Maven
3 15 (53.57%) Cucumber
4 10 (35.71%) JMeter
4 10 (35.71%) JIRA
5 7 (25.00%) Subversion
5 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
6 5 (17.86%) Eclipse
6 5 (17.86%) Visual Studio
6 5 (17.86%) Ant
6 5 (17.86%) ReSharper
6 5 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (17.86%) Gradle
6 5 (17.86%) Artifactory
6 5 (17.86%) Apache Ivy
7 3 (10.71%) LoadRunner
7 3 (10.71%) Toad
7 3 (10.71%) eggPlant
8 2 (7.14%) Mercurial
8 2 (7.14%) Hudson
General
1 3 (10.71%) Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Analyst
1 12 (42.86%) Test Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Tester
3 5 (17.86%) Integration Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Integration Test Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Developer
5 3 (10.71%) QA Leader
5 3 (10.71%) Test Leader
6 2 (7.14%) Automated Test Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Software Tester
7 1 (3.57%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Performance Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Performance Test Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Design Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Automation Tester
7 1 (3.57%) UI Designer
7 1 (3.57%) Integration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (75.00%) SOAP
2 16 (57.14%) REST
3 15 (53.57%) JSON
3 15 (53.57%) XML
4 8 (28.57%) RESTful
4 8 (28.57%) HTML
5 6 (21.43%) CSS3
5 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (21.43%) HTML5
5 6 (21.43%) Spring MVC
5 6 (21.43%) jQuery
5 6 (21.43%) Spring
5 6 (21.43%) .NET Framework
5 6 (21.43%) Java SE
5 6 (21.43%) .NET
5 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET
5 6 (21.43%) CSS
6 5 (17.86%) Web Services
7 3 (10.71%) WAP
7 3 (10.71%) J2ME
Miscellaneous
1 15 (53.57%) Open Source
2 6 (21.43%) Mobile App
3 3 (10.71%) Handset
3 3 (10.71%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) UNIX
2 1 (3.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (71.43%) Scrum
3 15 (53.57%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (46.43%) Test Scripting
4 13 (46.43%) Waterfall
5 10 (35.71%) Load Balancing
6 7 (25.00%) User Stories
7 6 (21.43%) Test Strategy
7 6 (21.43%) MVC
7 6 (21.43%) SOA
8 5 (17.86%) Service Management
8 5 (17.86%) Regression Testing
8 5 (17.86%) Test Automation
9 4 (14.29%) BDD
10 3 (10.71%) Automation Testing
10 3 (10.71%) Test Planning
10 3 (10.71%) Manual Testing
11 2 (7.14%) Test Management
11 2 (7.14%) Automated Testing
11 2 (7.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) Java
2 6 (21.43%) C#
3 5 (17.86%) SQL
4 2 (7.14%) Groovy
4 2 (7.14%) XPath
4 2 (7.14%) XQuery
4 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.57%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (32.14%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) vCloud
2 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (35.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (64.29%) HP
2 5 (17.86%) Oracle
3 3 (10.71%) VMware
3 3 (10.71%) Apple
3 3 (10.71%) Sun