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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Integration Testing over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Integration Testing
Rank 97 118 121
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +3
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 28 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.12% 0.50% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 0.67% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 9
Median daily rate £370 £260 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.30% -38.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £260 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £438 £447
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.40 £41.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+6.34% +4.37%
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
1976 2090 2023
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 78.98% 74.54% 74.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1057 1102 1028
Median daily rate £408 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.87% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 62 45
Median hourly rate £16.00 £27.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.81% +57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £42.50 £32.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

Integration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Integration Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 3 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Integration Testing within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +1 13 £350 +30.84% 1
Newbury +10 2 - -
Maidenhead +2 2 £373 +43.26%
Bracknell +1 2 £450 -
Slough - 1 £150 -
Integration Testing
South East

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 15 (33.33%) SOAP
2 13 (28.89%) Unit Testing
3 12 (26.67%) SAP
3 12 (26.67%) Project Management
4 11 (24.44%) SQL
4 11 (24.44%) Functional Testing
5 10 (22.22%) ABAP
5 10 (22.22%) SAP IS-U
5 10 (22.22%) Billing
6 9 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 9 (20.00%) Change Management
6 9 (20.00%) Back Office
6 9 (20.00%) SIGTRAN
6 9 (20.00%) INAP
6 9 (20.00%) 3G
6 9 (20.00%) Nokia
6 9 (20.00%) LDAP
6 9 (20.00%) 4G
6 9 (20.00%) High Availability
6 9 (20.00%) Diameter Protocol
6 9 (20.00%) SPML
7 8 (17.78%) LTE
7 8 (17.78%) MGW
7 8 (17.78%) XML
7 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
8 7 (15.56%) HNC
8 7 (15.56%) HND
8 7 (15.56%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (15.56%) Network Design
8 7 (15.56%) Telecoms

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 4 (8.89%) Confluence
2 3 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
2 1 (2.22%) MS Project
2 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (22.22%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (4.44%) SAP BPC
2 2 (4.44%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.22%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.67%) SaaS
3 2 (4.44%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.00%) 3G
1 9 (20.00%) 4G
1 9 (20.00%) Diameter Protocol
1 9 (20.00%) INAP
1 9 (20.00%) LDAP
1 9 (20.00%) SIGTRAN
2 8 (17.78%) LTE
2 8 (17.78%) MGW
3 5 (11.11%) RTP
4 4 (8.89%) Firewall
4 4 (8.89%) LAN
4 4 (8.89%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) JIRA
2 3 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.44%) JUnit
3 2 (4.44%) Subversion
4 1 (2.22%) HP UFT
4 1 (2.22%) Selenium
4 1 (2.22%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.22%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (22.22%) Billing
2 9 (20.00%) Back Office
3 7 (15.56%) Front Office
3 7 (15.56%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.44%) Banking
4 2 (4.44%) Finance
5 1 (2.22%) Advertising
5 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (22.22%) Consultant
1 10 (22.22%) SAP Consultant
1 10 (22.22%) SAP ISU Consultant
2 6 (13.33%) Analyst
2 6 (13.33%) Developer
3 5 (11.11%) Mobile Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) Test Manager
5 2 (4.44%) 4G Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) BizTalk Developer
5 2 (4.44%) Hybris Developer
5 2 (4.44%) Junior
5 2 (4.44%) Junior Developer
5 2 (4.44%) Lead Developer
5 2 (4.44%) Senior Developer
5 2 (4.44%) Support Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Technical Leader
5 2 (4.44%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (33.33%) SOAP
2 9 (20.00%) SPML
3 8 (17.78%) XML
4 5 (11.11%) REST
4 5 (11.11%) SAP Smart Forms
4 5 (11.11%) Web Services
5 4 (8.89%) Middleware
5 4 (8.89%) Spring
5 4 (8.89%) XSD
6 3 (6.67%) .NET
7 2 (4.44%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (4.44%) Ajax
7 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET
7 2 (4.44%) CSS
7 2 (4.44%) HTML
7 2 (4.44%) jBPM
7 2 (4.44%) jQuery
7 2 (4.44%) JSP
7 2 (4.44%) Spring MVC
7 2 (4.44%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.89%) Data Integration
3 3 (6.67%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (4.44%) iPad
5 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.22%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Linux
2 5 (11.11%) Windows
3 4 (8.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (8.89%) Unix
3 4 (8.89%) Windows Server
3 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) Unit Testing
2 12 (26.67%) Project Management
3 11 (24.44%) Functional Testing
4 9 (20.00%) Change Management
4 9 (20.00%) High Availability
4 9 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (15.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (15.56%) Migration
5 7 (15.56%) Network Design
5 7 (15.56%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (15.56%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (11.11%) Scrum
7 5 (11.11%) Test Scripting
8 4 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.89%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (8.89%) ITIL
8 4 (8.89%) Performance Analysis
8 4 (8.89%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (24.44%) SQL
2 10 (22.22%) ABAP
3 4 (8.89%) Java
3 4 (8.89%) PowerShell
3 4 (8.89%) Ruby
4 2 (4.44%) C#
4 2 (4.44%) Python
4 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) HNC
1 7 (15.56%) HND
2 3 (6.67%) MCSA
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.44%) Degree
4 1 (2.22%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) Active Directory
1 4 (8.89%) Hyper-V
1 4 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (8.89%) vSphere
2 1 (2.22%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) Puppet
1 4 (8.89%) SCCM
1 4 (8.89%) SCOM
1 4 (8.89%) SCVMM
1 4 (8.89%) Windows Intune
2 1 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.22%) vRealize
Vendors
1 12 (26.67%) SAP
2 9 (20.00%) Nokia
3 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
4 6 (13.33%) Oracle
5 4 (8.89%) Red Hat
5 4 (8.89%) RightScale
5 4 (8.89%) VMware
6 2 (4.44%) Concur
6 2 (4.44%) hybris
7 1 (2.22%) Ab Initio
7 1 (2.22%) HP
7 1 (2.22%) ServiceNow