The table below looks at the statistics for TestNG skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited TestNG over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
TestNG
Rank 54 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing TestNG 12 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.70% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 9.92% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.82% -5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Development Applications Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
121 60 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 17.14% 10.38% 15.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 42 45
Average daily rate £325 £295 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.16% -9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £259 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £391 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Average hourly rate - £11.15 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -55.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

TestNG
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TestNG across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

TestNG Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

TestNG
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

TestNG Daily Rate Trend in Wales

TestNG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing TestNG 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 TestNG.

1 20 (100.00%) C#
1 20 (100.00%) Java
1 20 (100.00%) Selenium
2 19 (95.00%) ISTQB
2 19 (95.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (95.00%) HP Quality Center
2 19 (95.00%) WebDriver
3 18 (90.00%) Automation Testing
3 18 (90.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (90.00%) Test Scripting
3 18 (90.00%) Software Testing
3 18 (90.00%) Load Testing
4 17 (85.00%) Test Management
4 17 (85.00%) .NET Framework
4 17 (85.00%) JIRA
4 17 (85.00%) TDD
4 17 (85.00%) Subversion
4 17 (85.00%) Kanban
4 17 (85.00%) TortoiseSVN
4 17 (85.00%) .NET
4 17 (85.00%) JUnit
4 17 (85.00%) SharePoint
4 17 (85.00%) ISEB
4 17 (85.00%) JMeter
4 17 (85.00%) Bugzilla
4 17 (85.00%) Scrum
4 17 (85.00%) Open Source
4 17 (85.00%) BDD
5 16 (80.00%) Jenkins
5 16 (80.00%) Ant

TestNG
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing TestNG 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 TestNG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (85.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 20 (100.00%) Selenium
2 19 (95.00%) WebDriver
3 18 (90.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (85.00%) TortoiseSVN
4 17 (85.00%) JMeter
4 17 (85.00%) Bugzilla
4 17 (85.00%) Subversion
4 17 (85.00%) JUnit
4 17 (85.00%) JIRA
5 16 (80.00%) Ant
5 16 (80.00%) Maven
5 16 (80.00%) Jenkins
6 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Tester
2 5 (25.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Automation Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Selenium Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Automation Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Security Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Test Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Software Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Security Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Trainer
5 1 (5.00%) Web Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (85.00%) .NET
1 17 (85.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.00%) WCF
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (5.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (5.00%) REST
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.00%) SOAP
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (85.00%) Open Source
2 15 (75.00%) Client/Server
3 5 (25.00%) iSeries
4 4 (20.00%) AS400
5 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Software Testing
1 18 (90.00%) Load Testing
1 18 (90.00%) Test Scripting
1 18 (90.00%) Automation Testing
2 17 (85.00%) Test Management
2 17 (85.00%) BDD
2 17 (85.00%) Kanban
2 17 (85.00%) Scrum
2 17 (85.00%) TDD
3 9 (45.00%) Automated Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (15.00%) Project Management
6 1 (5.00%) MVC
6 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
1 20 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (95.00%) ISTQB
1 19 (95.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (85.00%) ISEB
3 16 (80.00%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 19 (95.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle
1 5 (25.00%) IBM
2 4 (20.00%) Informatica