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 25 June 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.

Integration Testing
South Wales / Newport
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 24 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 -  
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 1.77% 1.02% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.17% 1.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £400 £345 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.94% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -5.55% +9.75%  

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 92 84 165
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newport 81.42% 85.71% 91.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 56 132
Median daily rate £425 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +9.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £346 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 3
Median hourly rate £55.41 £70.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.85% +566.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £41.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £73.70 £13.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (66.67%) Nintex
2 2 (66.67%) React
2 2 (66.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (33.33%) SQL

Integration Testing
Co-occurring 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 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) InterSystems Cache
2 1 (33.33%) MS Access
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Software Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) C# Software Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior C# Software Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Nintex