The table below looks at the statistics for Integration Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Integration Testing over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Integration Testing
Rank 58 66 51
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -15
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 8 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.01% 0.50% 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 0.65% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 2
Median daily rate £338 £300 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -21.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £300 £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £428 £397
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.40 £42.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +14.86%
Integration Testing
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
639 614 476
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 80.89% 76.37% 72.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 426 417 288
Median daily rate £375 £373 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.67% -0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 15 10
Median hourly rate £21.75 £26.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.34% +4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £14.60 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £63.00 £31.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Integration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham 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 Birmingham

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Integration Testing Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Integration Testing across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Integration Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Integration Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Integration Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 5 (50.00%) HTML
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (40.00%) CSS
2 4 (40.00%) XML
2 4 (40.00%) XSD
2 4 (40.00%) OO
2 4 (40.00%) Data Management
2 4 (40.00%) SDLC
3 3 (30.00%) VB
4 2 (20.00%) BDD
5 1 (10.00%) SAP HCM
5 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Usability Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Security Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Web Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Time Management
5 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow
5 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Siemens NX
5 1 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (10.00%) CMS
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP HCM
1 1 (10.00%) Teamcenter
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
1 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Tester
4 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (40.00%) CSS
2 4 (40.00%) XML
2 4 (40.00%) XSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Data Management
1 4 (40.00%) OO
1 4 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (10.00%) Time Management
3 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Usability Testing
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C#
1 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (30.00%) VB
3 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) IBM
1 1 (10.00%) SAP