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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Integration Testing
Wales / South Wales
Rank 48 54 51
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 2 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.41% 1.96% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 2.34% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 2
Median daily rate £500 £350 £228
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% +53.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.75 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+12.35% +6.25%

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
392 427 378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 80.66% 83.89% 74.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 320 266
Median daily rate £403 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.25% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 16 15
Median hourly rate £36.25 £47.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.87% +108.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £48.00 £29.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) System Integration Testing
3 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (45.45%) ITSM
4 5 (45.45%) Scrum
4 5 (45.45%) Web Design
4 5 (45.45%) HTML
4 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 5 (45.45%) CSS
4 5 (45.45%) ITIL
4 5 (45.45%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (45.45%) Disclosure Scotland
4 5 (45.45%) ServiceNow
4 5 (45.45%) Release Management
4 5 (45.45%) Test Management
4 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
4 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
5 4 (36.36%) SQL
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle
6 3 (27.27%) HP
6 3 (27.27%) HTTP
6 3 (27.27%) TDD
6 3 (27.27%) JSON
6 3 (27.27%) JIRA
6 3 (27.27%) QA
6 3 (27.27%) Selenium
6 3 (27.27%) Confluence
6 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
6 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
6 3 (27.27%) BDD

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 (27.27%) Confluence
2 1 (9.09%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (9.09%) Liferay
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) HTTP
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
1 3 (27.27%) JIRA
1 3 (27.27%) Selenium
1 3 (27.27%) SoapUI
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) JUnit
2 1 (9.09%) Maven
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Administrator
2 5 (45.45%) ITSM Developer
2 5 (45.45%) ServiceNow Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Test Manager
3 3 (27.27%) Test Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Test Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) CSS
1 5 (45.45%) HTML
2 3 (27.27%) JSON
3 1 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (9.09%) RESTful
3 1 (9.09%) Spring
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) System Integration Testing
3 5 (45.45%) ITIL
3 5 (45.45%) ITSM
3 5 (45.45%) Release Management
3 5 (45.45%) Scrum
3 5 (45.45%) Test Management
3 5 (45.45%) Web Design
4 3 (27.27%) Automation Testing
4 3 (27.27%) BDD
4 3 (27.27%) Performance Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (27.27%) TDD
4 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
4 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
5 2 (18.18%) Defect Management
5 2 (18.18%) Validation
6 1 (9.09%) Dependency Management
6 1 (9.09%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL Certification
1 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (27.27%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) ServiceNow
2 3 (27.27%) HP
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
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