The table below looks at the statistics for Integration Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Integration Testing over the 3 months to 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Integration Testing
UK / Wales
Rank 58 64 60
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 7 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.04% 1.36% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 1.54% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 2
Median daily rate £186 £350 £228
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.85% +53.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £305 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £350 £346
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.06% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £44.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +11.25%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
547 586 541
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 81.16% 88.39% 74.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 414 425 311
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £240 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 26 16
Median hourly rate £20.00 £47.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.44% +108.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £66.00 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

Integration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 Wales

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Integration Testing Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Integration Testing across the Wales region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Integration Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Integration Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Integration Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Integration Testing
Contract Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 20 February 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
South Wales +12 5 £183 -47.85%
North Wales - 1 £365 -
Integration Testing
UK

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Wales region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 13 (72.22%) System Integration Testing
2 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (44.44%) SQL
4 7 (38.89%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (33.33%) Test Management
5 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (27.78%) Disclosure Scotland
6 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
6 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
6 5 (27.78%) Release Management
6 5 (27.78%) Test Strategy
6 5 (27.78%) ServiceNow
6 5 (27.78%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (27.78%) HTML
6 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
6 5 (27.78%) ITIL
6 5 (27.78%) CSS
6 5 (27.78%) Test Scripting
6 5 (27.78%) Scrum
6 5 (27.78%) Regression Testing
6 5 (27.78%) ITSM
6 5 (27.78%) Web Design
7 4 (22.22%) Performance Testing
7 4 (22.22%) Load Testing
7 4 (22.22%) ISTQB
7 4 (22.22%) QA
7 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
7 4 (22.22%) HP
7 4 (22.22%) Cucumber
7 4 (22.22%) Defect Management

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (16.67%) Confluence
2 1 (5.56%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (5.56%) Liferay
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) HTTP
2 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) GIS
2 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Cucumber
2 3 (16.67%) JIRA
2 3 (16.67%) Selenium
2 3 (16.67%) SoapUI
3 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.56%) Gatling
4 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.56%) JUnit
4 1 (5.56%) Maven
General
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
1 7 (38.89%) Test Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Administrator
3 5 (27.78%) ITSM Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Lead Test Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) ServiceNow Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Test Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Test Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Test Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Database Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Lead Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Service Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Tester
6 1 (5.56%) UAT Lead
6 1 (5.56%) UAT Test Lead
6 1 (5.56%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) CSS
1 5 (27.78%) HTML
2 3 (16.67%) JSON
3 2 (11.11%) Web Services
3 2 (11.11%) XML
4 1 (5.56%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (5.56%) RESTful
4 1 (5.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (11.11%) NHS
4 1 (5.56%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) System Integration Testing
2 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (38.89%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (33.33%) Test Management
5 5 (27.78%) ITIL
5 5 (27.78%) ITSM
5 5 (27.78%) Regression Testing
5 5 (27.78%) Release Management
5 5 (27.78%) Scrum
5 5 (27.78%) Test Scripting
5 5 (27.78%) Test Strategy
5 5 (27.78%) Web Design
6 4 (22.22%) Defect Management
6 4 (22.22%) Load Testing
6 4 (22.22%) Performance Testing
6 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
7 3 (16.67%) Project Management
7 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (16.67%) TDD
7 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) ITIL Certification
1 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
1 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 4 (22.22%) ISTQB
3 3 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (5.56%) ISEB
4 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (22.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) ServiceNow
2 4 (22.22%) HP
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle