The table below looks at the statistics for Integration Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Integration Testing over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Integration Testing
Rank 110 110 122
Rank change year-on-year
0 +12
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 15 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.58% 0.45% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.61% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 1
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£375 £413 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -28.26%
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.88% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £70.00
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -42.85%
Integration Testing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1901 1816 1796
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 72.92% 74.82% 70.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1102 895 829
Average daily rate £400 £388 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 23 36
Average hourly rate £33.50 £17.04 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.65% -33.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.00 £14.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £59.00 £42.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

Integration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Integration Testing across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Integration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Integration Testing Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Integration Testing across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Integration Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Integration Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Integration Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Integration Testing
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Integration Testing within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -4 9 £350 -17.64% 2
Slough +3 3 £310 -
Integration Testing
South East

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Integration Testing 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 Integration Testing.

1 22 (57.89%) System Integration Testing
2 14 (36.84%) Test Scripting
3 13 (34.21%) User Acceptance Testing
3 13 (34.21%) ISEB
4 12 (31.58%) Service Management
4 12 (31.58%) Finance
4 12 (31.58%) Test Strategy
5 11 (28.95%) QA
6 10 (26.32%) HP
6 10 (26.32%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 9 (23.68%) ITIL
8 8 (21.05%) SAP
8 8 (21.05%) Release Management
8 8 (21.05%) Incident Management
8 8 (21.05%) ISTQB
8 8 (21.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 7 (18.42%) Test Planning
9 7 (18.42%) SQL
9 7 (18.42%) Change Management
9 7 (18.42%) Telecoms
10 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
10 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
10 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
10 6 (15.79%) Smart Meter
11 5 (13.16%) Manual Testing
11 5 (13.16%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (13.16%) MS Office
11 5 (13.16%) Remedy
11 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Integration Testing 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 Integration Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.89%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 5 (13.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.63%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) LAN
1 1 (2.63%) WAN
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
1 1 (2.63%) 3G
1 1 (2.63%) MPLS
1 1 (2.63%) BGP
1 1 (2.63%) Firewall
1 1 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (2.63%) LTE
1 1 (2.63%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (2.63%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.63%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) LoadRunner
1 4 (10.53%) Selenium
1 4 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (10.53%) SoapUI
2 2 (5.26%) JIRA
3 1 (2.63%) TestComplete
3 1 (2.63%) HP UFT
3 1 (2.63%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.63%) Cucumber
General
1 12 (31.58%) Finance
2 7 (18.42%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.26%) Electronics
3 2 (5.26%) Billing
3 2 (5.26%) Marketing
3 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.63%) Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Test Leader
2 12 (31.58%) Analyst
2 12 (31.58%) Test Analyst
3 6 (15.79%) Test Manager
4 4 (10.53%) Tester
5 2 (5.26%) Software Tester
5 2 (5.26%) Test Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) ScrumMaster
6 1 (2.63%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Business Consultant
6 1 (2.63%) Business Objects Consultant
6 1 (2.63%) QA Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Environment Manager
6 1 (2.63%) Lead Test Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Manual Test Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Messaging Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) SAP Business Consultant
6 1 (2.63%) SAP Tester
6 1 (2.63%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) SOAP
2 3 (7.89%) XML
2 3 (7.89%) XSD
2 3 (7.89%) WCF
3 2 (5.26%) HTML
4 1 (2.63%) .NET
4 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.63%) CSS
4 1 (2.63%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.63%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Smart Meter
2 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) DTV
4 1 (2.63%) AS400
4 1 (2.63%) iSeries
4 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (2.63%) Android
2 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (57.89%) System Integration Testing
2 14 (36.84%) Test Scripting
3 13 (34.21%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (31.58%) Service Management
4 12 (31.58%) Test Strategy
5 10 (26.32%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 9 (23.68%) ITIL
7 8 (21.05%) Release Management
7 8 (21.05%) Incident Management
8 7 (18.42%) Change Management
8 7 (18.42%) Test Planning
9 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (13.16%) Manual Testing
11 4 (10.53%) Test Management
11 4 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (7.89%) Scrum
12 3 (7.89%) Validation
12 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (7.89%) TDD
12 3 (7.89%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.42%) SQL
2 4 (10.53%) Java
3 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.63%) C
3 1 (2.63%) C#
3 1 (2.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (34.21%) ISEB
2 8 (21.05%) ISTQB
2 8 (21.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (13.16%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
4 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (28.95%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.63%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.63%) Netcool
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) HP
2 8 (21.05%) SAP
3 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
4 5 (13.16%) Remedy
5 4 (10.53%) Oracle
6 3 (7.89%) Citrix
7 2 (5.26%) Capita
8 1 (2.63%) Endeca
8 1 (2.63%) Google
8 1 (2.63%) Coremetrics
8 1 (2.63%) F5
8 1 (2.63%) Infovista
8 1 (2.63%) VMware
8 1 (2.63%) Ariba
8 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (2.63%) Cognos
8 1 (2.63%) Cisco
8 1 (2.63%) IBM
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