The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for SoapUI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SoapUI over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

SmartBear Software SoapUI
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 51 60
Rank change year-on-year +5 +9  
Contract jobs citing SoapUI 7 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.32% 0.21% 1.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.73% 1.04% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 5
Median daily rate £350 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% -1.31%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -15.29% +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year - -11.80%  

SoapUI is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 104 96 168
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 19.62% 19.88% 28.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 65 140
Median daily rate £375 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.22% +10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year +0.59% +14.18%  

SoapUI
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales citing SoapUI as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for SoapUI in South Wales

SoapUI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SoapUI 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 23 June 2017. 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 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 +6 7 £350 -6.66%
SoapUI
Wales

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 9 (90.00%) SOAP
1 9 (90.00%) XML
2 7 (70.00%) XSLT
2 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 7 (70.00%) PRINCE2
2 7 (70.00%) IBM
2 7 (70.00%) C++
2 7 (70.00%) Project Management
2 7 (70.00%) Migration
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) Service Delivery
2 7 (70.00%) ISTQB
2 7 (70.00%) HL7
2 7 (70.00%) Release Management
2 7 (70.00%) Data Migration
2 7 (70.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (60.00%) Performance Analysis
3 6 (60.00%) IBM Integration Bus
3 6 (60.00%) JCAPS
3 6 (60.00%) WebSphere
3 6 (60.00%) InterSystems
3 6 (60.00%) Fiorano
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (40.00%) Test Strategy
5 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (30.00%) Degree
5 3 (30.00%) Service Management
6 2 (20.00%) Java

SoapUI
Co-occurring 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 6 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (60.00%) JCAPS
1 6 (60.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
1 7 (70.00%) Test Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Lead Test Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Test Leader
3 4 (40.00%) Team Leader
3 4 (40.00%) Test Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Test Lead
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Tester
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Tester
4 1 (10.00%) QA Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Tester
4 1 (10.00%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) SOAP
1 9 (90.00%) XML
2 7 (70.00%) XSLT
3 6 (60.00%) IBM Integration Bus
4 2 (20.00%) .NET
5 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) NHS
2 1 (10.00%) Fintech
2 1 (10.00%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Data Migration
1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
1 7 (70.00%) Migration
1 7 (70.00%) PRINCE2
1 7 (70.00%) Project Management
1 7 (70.00%) Release Management
1 7 (70.00%) Service Delivery
2 6 (60.00%) Performance Analysis
3 4 (40.00%) Test Strategy
4 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Service Management
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (10.00%) Health Informatics
5 1 (10.00%) Informatics
5 1 (10.00%) Load Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Mobile First
5 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C++
2 2 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) ISTQB
1 7 (70.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (30.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (70.00%) HL7
2 2 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) IBM
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Fiorano
2 6 (60.00%) InterSystems
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Rate: £200 - £225 per day
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