The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newport with a requirement for Integration Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Integration Testing over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Integration Testing
South Wales / Newport
Rank 23 - 15
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 1.05% - 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% - 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £80
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +3.44% -3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.35 £49.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year -8.37% +22.22%  

Integration Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Newport with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Newport
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 77 77 52
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newport 81.05% 96.25% 85.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 48 28
Median daily rate £455 £370 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.97% +1.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £490 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 2
Median hourly rate £20.00 £47.00 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -57.44% +36.23%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Integration Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newport citing Integration Testing as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Integration Testing in Newport

Integration Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Integration Testing in Newport

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Newport region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) JUnit
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Access
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (33.33%) InterSystems Cache
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Maven
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Liferay
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Newport 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 (33.33%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (33.33%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) InterSystems Cache
1 1 (33.33%) MS Access
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (33.33%) RESTful
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Change Control
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
1 1 (33.33%) Dependency Management
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Microservices
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Test Management
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft