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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Integration Testing over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Integration Testing
Rank 59 67 47
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -20
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 6 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.78% 0.24% 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 0.32% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 2
Average daily rate £325 £391 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.93% +0.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £318 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £464 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £41.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+1.79% +4.37%
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
609 618 421
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 78.99% 74.64% 68.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 421 250
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £265 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 14 13
Average hourly rate £35.00 £17.00 £25.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.88% -34.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £28.00 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Integration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Integration Testing across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) XML
2 4 (50.00%) XSD
2 4 (50.00%) OO
2 4 (50.00%) Data Management
2 4 (50.00%) SDLC
2 4 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) VB
4 1 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (12.50%) Defect Management
4 1 (12.50%) SAP HCM
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Web Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) Time Management
4 1 (12.50%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
4 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
4 1 (12.50%) CMS
4 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
4 1 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) IBM

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 1 (12.50%) CMS
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP HCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Automation Tester
4 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) XML
2 4 (50.00%) XSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Data Management
1 4 (50.00%) OO
1 4 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (12.50%) BDD
2 1 (12.50%) Defect Management
2 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
2 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
2 1 (12.50%) Time Management
2 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (37.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) IBM
1 1 (12.50%) SAP
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago