The table below looks at the statistics for Integration Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol 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 December 2014 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Integration Testing
Rank 61 57 54
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 13 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.43% 0.41% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.91% 0.56% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 4
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +1.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £425 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £425 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £361 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.11% +3.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -7.40%
Integration Testing
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
679 537 480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 74.86% 74.27% 64.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 539 373 284
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £488 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 30 21
Average hourly rate £46.25 £25.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.00% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.60 £13.00 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £36.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Integration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Integration Testing across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Integration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Integration Testing Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Integration Testing across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Integration Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Integration Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Integration Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 10 (55.56%) Java
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) Scrum
3 6 (33.33%) HTML
3 6 (33.33%) PHP
4 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 5 (27.78%) SOA
4 5 (27.78%) ISEB
4 5 (27.78%) Ruby
4 5 (27.78%) System Testing
4 5 (27.78%) Open Source
4 5 (27.78%) HTML5
4 5 (27.78%) User Stories
4 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
4 5 (27.78%) Coaching
4 5 (27.78%) User Experience
5 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (22.22%) ISTQB
5 4 (22.22%) SQL
5 4 (22.22%) XML
6 3 (16.67%) Linux
6 3 (16.67%) JDBC
6 3 (16.67%) JSP
6 3 (16.67%) Web Services
6 3 (16.67%) J2EE
6 3 (16.67%) Oracle
6 3 (16.67%) JUnit
6 3 (16.67%) Project Management
6 3 (16.67%) Middleware
6 3 (16.67%) Regression Testing

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 3 (16.67%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) JUnit
1 3 (16.67%) Maven
1 3 (16.67%) Hudson
2 2 (11.11%) JIRA
3 1 (5.56%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Multimedia
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Architect
1 5 (27.78%) Applications Architect
2 4 (22.22%) Test Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Test Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Programme Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Test Programme Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Programme Test Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Test Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) QA Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Software Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) HTML
2 5 (27.78%) HTML5
3 4 (22.22%) XML
4 3 (16.67%) J2EE
4 3 (16.67%) JDBC
4 3 (16.67%) JSP
4 3 (16.67%) Web Services
4 3 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 3 (16.67%) Spring
4 3 (16.67%) Middleware
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (16.67%) Apache CXF
5 1 (5.56%) SyncML
5 1 (5.56%) WCF
5 1 (5.56%) WPF
5 1 (5.56%) WAP
5 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Open Source
1 5 (27.78%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.56%) DTV
2 1 (5.56%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) bada
3 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) Scrum
3 5 (27.78%) SOA
3 5 (27.78%) System Testing
3 5 (27.78%) User Stories
3 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
3 5 (27.78%) Coaching
4 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (16.67%) BPEL
5 3 (16.67%) Project Management
5 3 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
7 1 (5.56%) OO
7 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
7 1 (5.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) Java
2 6 (33.33%) PHP
3 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 5 (27.78%) Ruby
4 4 (22.22%) SQL
5 1 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) ISEB
2 4 (22.22%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) SAP
2 1 (5.56%) Symbian
2 1 (5.56%) TIBCO
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
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