The table below looks at the statistics for Integration Testing 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 Integration Testing over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Integration Testing
Rank 52 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.69% - 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% - 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate
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£300 - £265
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 - £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 - £289
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £70.00
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -42.85%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
350 284 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 80.28% 76.76% 73.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 218 154
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £220 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 1
Average hourly rate £15.75 £10.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -41.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.35%

Integration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Integration Testing across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Integration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Integration Testing Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing Integration Testing 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 Integration Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) NHS
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) HL7
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) XML Messaging
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) V-Model
3 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing Integration Testing 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 Integration Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) NHS
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) V-Model
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
1 1 (33.33%) HL7
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center