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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Integration Testing
Rank 54 69 72
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +3
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 5 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.90% 0.82% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 1.02% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £345 £363 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.82% +16.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.70 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+9.02% +2.50%
Integration Testing
UK

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
428 684 652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 76.98% 80.19% 81.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 475 423
Median daily rate £400 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £265 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £463 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 23 13
Median hourly rate £35.00 £15.38 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+127.64% -38.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.83 £12.35 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.50 £21.75 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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
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 29 June 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
South Wales +18 5 £345 - 5
Integration Testing
UK

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Wales region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 7 (87.50%) System Integration Testing
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) XML
3 5 (62.50%) Workflow
3 5 (62.50%) Scrum
3 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (50.00%) Web Services
4 4 (50.00%) Web Design
4 4 (50.00%) ServiceNow
4 4 (50.00%) LDAP
4 4 (50.00%) ITSM
4 4 (50.00%) ITIL
4 4 (50.00%) VPN
4 4 (50.00%) SSL
4 4 (50.00%) CSS
4 4 (50.00%) SaaS
4 4 (50.00%) Release Management
5 2 (25.00%) SDLC
6 1 (12.50%) Burp Suite
6 1 (12.50%) JSTS
6 1 (12.50%) Spock
6 1 (12.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
6 1 (12.50%) JIRA
6 1 (12.50%) QA
6 1 (12.50%) Selenium
6 1 (12.50%) Use Case
6 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

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 1 (12.50%) JBoss
1 1 (12.50%) MQSeries
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) LDAP
1 4 (50.00%) SSL
1 4 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Bugzilla
1 1 (12.50%) Burp Suite
1 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 1 (12.50%) DbUnit
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) JMeter
1 1 (12.50%) JUnit
1 1 (12.50%) Selenium
1 1 (12.50%) Spock
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Consultant
1 4 (50.00%) ServiceNow Consultant
1 4 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
4 1 (12.50%) UAT Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) UAT Lead
4 1 (12.50%) UAT Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) UAT Test Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) XML
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) JSTS
4 1 (12.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) System Integration Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) Scrum
3 5 (62.50%) Workflow
4 4 (50.00%) ITIL
4 4 (50.00%) ITSM
4 4 (50.00%) Release Management
4 4 (50.00%) Web Design
5 2 (25.00%) SDLC
6 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (12.50%) Document Management
6 1 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Use Case
6 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Volume Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (12.50%) Atlassian
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) VMware