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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Integration Testing
Rank 92 96 114
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +18
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 30 25 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.27% 1.01% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 1.30% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 22 6
Median daily rate £463 £295 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.77% -30.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.70 £40.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+10.37% +1.25%
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
1876 1920 1888
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.29% 77.80% 75.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1030 952 901
Median daily rate £400 £378 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 70 23
Median hourly rate £19.61 £21.55 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.00% +13.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £40.26 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -5 12 £500 +45.45%
Bracknell -4 4 £325 -
Maidenhead - 3 £375 - 1
Newbury -5 1 - -
Wokingham - 1 - -
Integration Testing
South East

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 18 (33.96%) SOAP
2 16 (30.19%) SAP
2 16 (30.19%) Unit Testing
3 13 (24.53%) XML
3 13 (24.53%) Functional Testing
4 11 (20.75%) SAP IS-U
4 11 (20.75%) Project Management
5 10 (18.87%) INAP
5 10 (18.87%) 3G
5 10 (18.87%) Nokia
5 10 (18.87%) Service Delivery
5 10 (18.87%) Change Management
5 10 (18.87%) LDAP
5 10 (18.87%) ABAP
5 10 (18.87%) Back Office
5 10 (18.87%) Billing
5 10 (18.87%) SIGTRAN
5 10 (18.87%) Test Scripting
5 10 (18.87%) SPML
5 10 (18.87%) 4G
5 10 (18.87%) High Availability
5 10 (18.87%) Diameter Protocol
6 9 (16.98%) LTE
6 9 (16.98%) MGW
6 9 (16.98%) HND
7 8 (15.09%) HNC
7 8 (15.09%) Web Services
7 8 (15.09%) Network Design
7 8 (15.09%) Telecoms
7 8 (15.09%) Migration

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 (7.55%) Confluence
2 3 (5.66%) Documentum
3 2 (3.77%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS Office
2 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (20.75%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (3.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (3.77%) SAP BPC
2 2 (3.77%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 1 (1.89%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.89%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.89%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.89%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.89%) SAP HCM
3 1 (1.89%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) SaaS
2 2 (3.77%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.87%) 3G
1 10 (18.87%) 4G
1 10 (18.87%) Diameter Protocol
1 10 (18.87%) INAP
1 10 (18.87%) LDAP
1 10 (18.87%) SIGTRAN
2 9 (16.98%) LTE
2 9 (16.98%) MGW
3 5 (9.43%) RTP
4 2 (3.77%) PuTTY
4 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) MySQL
1 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) JIRA
2 3 (5.66%) SoapUI
3 2 (3.77%) JUnit
3 2 (3.77%) Subversion
3 2 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.89%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.89%) Selenium
4 1 (1.89%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (18.87%) Back Office
1 10 (18.87%) Billing
2 8 (15.09%) Front Office
2 8 (15.09%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.77%) Banking
3 2 (3.77%) Finance
4 1 (1.89%) Games
4 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (26.42%) Consultant
1 14 (26.42%) SAP Consultant
1 14 (26.42%) SAP ISU Consultant
2 10 (18.87%) Analyst
3 7 (13.21%) Developer
4 5 (9.43%) Business Analyst
4 5 (9.43%) Mobile Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Implementation Consultant
5 4 (7.55%) SAP Implementation Consultant
6 3 (5.66%) Architect
6 3 (5.66%) Documentum Architect
6 3 (5.66%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Test Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Voice Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) 4G Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Hybris Developer
7 2 (3.77%) SAP Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Technical Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Test Leader
7 2 (3.77%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (33.96%) SOAP
2 13 (24.53%) XML
3 10 (18.87%) SPML
4 8 (15.09%) Web Services
5 5 (9.43%) REST
5 5 (9.43%) SAP Smart Forms
6 4 (7.55%) Spring
6 4 (7.55%) XSD
7 3 (5.66%) WDK
8 2 (3.77%) .NET
8 2 (3.77%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (3.77%) Ajax
8 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET
8 2 (3.77%) CSS
8 2 (3.77%) HTML
8 2 (3.77%) jBPM
8 2 (3.77%) JSP
8 2 (3.77%) Spring MVC
8 2 (3.77%) Spring Security
8 2 (3.77%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.66%) Smart Meter
3 2 (3.77%) iPad
4 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.89%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.21%) Unix
2 4 (7.55%) Linux
3 1 (1.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.19%) Unit Testing
2 13 (24.53%) Functional Testing
3 11 (20.75%) Project Management
4 10 (18.87%) Change Management
4 10 (18.87%) High Availability
4 10 (18.87%) Service Delivery
4 10 (18.87%) Test Scripting
5 8 (15.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (15.09%) Migration
5 8 (15.09%) Network Design
5 8 (15.09%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (15.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (11.32%) SDLC
6 6 (11.32%) System Integration Testing
6 6 (11.32%) Workflow
7 5 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (7.55%) Performance Analysis
8 4 (7.55%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.87%) ABAP
2 6 (11.32%) Java
2 6 (11.32%) SQL
3 3 (5.66%) C#
4 2 (3.77%) Python
4 2 (3.77%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.89%) C
5 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (16.98%) HND
2 8 (15.09%) HNC
3 5 (9.43%) SC Cleared
3 5 (9.43%) Security Cleared
4 4 (7.55%) Degree
5 3 (5.66%) ISEB
6 2 (3.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (30.19%) SAP
2 10 (18.87%) Nokia
3 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.77%) Concur
4 2 (3.77%) hybris
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle
5 1 (1.89%) HP
5 1 (1.89%) ServiceNow