The table below looks at the statistics for Integration Testing 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 Integration Testing over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Integration Testing
Rank 58 - 63
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 5 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.08% - 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% - 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £331 - £344
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 - £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £346 - £369
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £327
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.70 £42.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.17% +14.86%
Integration Testing
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
356 436 511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 77.06% 84.01% 80.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 337 323
Median daily rate £388 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 16 10
Median hourly rate £41.50 £15.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+163.49% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.30 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £34.50 £25.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

Integration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing Integration Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Integration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Integration Testing Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Integration Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Integration Testing across the South Wales region.

Integration Testing Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Integration Testing
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 Integration Testing within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 May 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 - 5 £331 - 1
Integration Testing
Wales

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Integration Testing 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 Integration Testing.

1 13 (92.86%) System Integration Testing
2 12 (85.71%) Scrum
3 9 (64.29%) Software Testing
3 9 (64.29%) ISTQB
3 9 (64.29%) User Stories
3 9 (64.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (42.86%) XML
6 5 (35.71%) HTML
7 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
7 4 (28.57%) Workflow
7 4 (28.57%) JIRA
7 4 (28.57%) Cucumber
7 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (21.43%) ServiceNow
8 3 (21.43%) BDD
8 3 (21.43%) Web Services
8 3 (21.43%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (21.43%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (21.43%) SaaS
8 3 (21.43%) Confluence
8 3 (21.43%) Release Management
8 3 (21.43%) Finance
8 3 (21.43%) Web Design
8 3 (21.43%) ITSM
8 3 (21.43%) CSS
8 3 (21.43%) ITIL
8 3 (21.43%) LDAP
8 3 (21.43%) VPN
8 3 (21.43%) SSL

Integration Testing
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 3 (21.43%) Confluence
2 1 (7.14%) JBoss
2 1 (7.14%) MQSeries
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) LDAP
1 3 (21.43%) SSL
1 3 (21.43%) VPN
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Cucumber
1 4 (28.57%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) Burp Suite
2 1 (7.14%) DbUnit
2 1 (7.14%) JMeter
2 1 (7.14%) JUnit
2 1 (7.14%) Selenium
2 1 (7.14%) Spock
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Tester
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) ServiceNow Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Test Leader
5 1 (7.14%) UAT Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) UAT Lead
5 1 (7.14%) UAT Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) UAT Test Lead
5 1 (7.14%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) XML
2 5 (35.71%) HTML
3 3 (21.43%) CSS
3 3 (21.43%) Web Services
4 1 (7.14%) .NET
4 1 (7.14%) jQuery
4 1 (7.14%) JSTS
4 1 (7.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) System Integration Testing
2 12 (85.71%) Scrum
3 9 (64.29%) Software Testing
3 9 (64.29%) User Stories
4 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (28.57%) Workflow
6 3 (21.43%) BDD
6 3 (21.43%) ITIL
6 3 (21.43%) ITSM
6 3 (21.43%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Release Management
6 3 (21.43%) Web Design
7 2 (14.29%) Defect Management
7 2 (14.29%) Functional Testing
7 2 (14.29%) SDLC
7 2 (14.29%) Test Management
8 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
8 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
8 1 (7.14%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) ISTQB
1 9 (64.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) ServiceNow
2 1 (7.14%) Atlassian