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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Integration Testing
Rank 114 116 105
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 16 9 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.56% 0.32% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.45% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 10
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£381 £425 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.41% +14.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £246 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £447 £407
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
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
2019 1995 1737
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 70.77% 71.84% 69.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1088 1025 689
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 45 55
Average hourly rate £27.50 £17.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -27.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.25 £12.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £168.75 £58.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +7 8 £350 +60.68% 3
Newbury - 3 £274 -
Maidenhead +6 1 £260 -40.90%
Bracknell - 1 - -
Integration Testing
South East

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (48.15%) Selenium
3 12 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (40.74%) Test Scripting
4 11 (40.74%) HP Quality Center
4 11 (40.74%) Scrum
5 10 (37.04%) QuickTest Pro
5 10 (37.04%) JIRA
6 8 (29.63%) Test Strategy
7 6 (22.22%) Migration
8 5 (18.52%) Validation
8 5 (18.52%) Project Management
8 5 (18.52%) Linux
8 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
8 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
9 4 (14.81%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (14.81%) FortiGate
9 4 (14.81%) F5
9 4 (14.81%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (14.81%) Test Management
9 4 (14.81%) Supplier Management
9 4 (14.81%) Cisco
9 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (14.81%) Red Hat
9 4 (14.81%) CheckPoint
9 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
9 4 (14.81%) MPLS
9 4 (14.81%) BGP
9 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Google Analytics
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (14.81%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (14.81%) MPLS
1 4 (14.81%) BGP
1 4 (14.81%) Firewall
2 2 (7.41%) Wireshark
2 2 (7.41%) 3GPP
2 2 (7.41%) VoIP
3 1 (3.70%) WAN
3 1 (3.70%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.70%) DB2
Development Applications
1 13 (48.15%) Selenium
2 10 (37.04%) QuickTest Pro
2 10 (37.04%) JIRA
3 1 (3.70%) LoadRunner
3 1 (3.70%) TestDirector
3 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.70%) TestComplete
3 1 (3.70%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Billing
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Analyst
2 10 (37.04%) Test Manager
2 10 (37.04%) Test Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Automation Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Automation Test Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Environment Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Test Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Programme Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Programme Test Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Test Leader
5 2 (7.41%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Functional Test Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Tester
5 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Functional Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Tester
6 1 (3.70%) QA Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) .NET
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (3.70%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (3.70%) HTML
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.70%) SOAP
3 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Smart Meter
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) AS400
3 1 (3.70%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
2 4 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.70%) UNIX
3 1 (3.70%) Android
3 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (40.74%) Test Scripting
3 11 (40.74%) Scrum
4 8 (29.63%) Test Strategy
5 6 (22.22%) Migration
6 5 (18.52%) Validation
6 5 (18.52%) Project Management
6 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
7 4 (14.81%) Test Management
7 4 (14.81%) Supplier Management
7 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
7 4 (14.81%) Change Management
7 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
8 3 (11.11%) Web Testing
8 3 (11.11%) Manual Testing
8 3 (11.11%) Automation Testing
9 2 (7.41%) Functional Testing
9 2 (7.41%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
9 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) C#
1 2 (7.41%) Java
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.70%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) ISEB
4 1 (3.70%) Degree
4 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (40.74%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (14.81%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) F5
1 4 (14.81%) Cisco
1 4 (14.81%) Red Hat
1 4 (14.81%) CheckPoint
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.70%) Sun
4 1 (3.70%) HP
4 1 (3.70%) IBM
4 1 (3.70%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (3.70%) Endeca
4 1 (3.70%) Google
4 1 (3.70%) Coremetrics
4 1 (3.70%) Infor
4 1 (3.70%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
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