The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bristol region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Integration Testing
Rank 58 - 59
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 10 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.25% - 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% - 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Average daily rate
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£350 - £296
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 - £37.00
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
605 396 616
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 75.91% 72.53% 72.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 451 268 383
Average daily rate £375 £358 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.74% -1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 11 34
Average hourly rate £21.50 £36.75 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.49% +47.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 £13.10 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £45.00 £47.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -1.58%
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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
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 30 July 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 11 (73.33%) Validation
2 7 (46.67%) Scrum
2 7 (46.67%) Spring
2 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (46.67%) Data Validation
2 7 (46.67%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) JUnit
2 7 (46.67%) XML
2 7 (46.67%) JSP
3 6 (40.00%) Project Management
3 6 (40.00%) B2C
3 6 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 6 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 6 (40.00%) XSD
3 6 (40.00%) UNIX
3 6 (40.00%) CSS
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) HTML
3 6 (40.00%) MySQL
3 6 (40.00%) Kanban
3 6 (40.00%) Ajax
3 6 (40.00%) JIRA
3 6 (40.00%) Spring MVC
3 6 (40.00%) jQuery
3 6 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 6 (40.00%) Subversion
3 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) MVC
3 6 (40.00%) SEO

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 6 (40.00%) Tomcat
1 6 (40.00%) Confluence
2 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) MySQL
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) JUnit
2 6 (40.00%) JIRA
2 6 (40.00%) Subversion
3 1 (6.67%) Maven
3 1 (6.67%) Hudson
General
1 4 (26.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Lead Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Excel Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Test Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Test Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) Spring
1 7 (46.67%) XML
1 7 (46.67%) JSP
2 6 (40.00%) XSD
2 6 (40.00%) CSS
2 6 (40.00%) HTML
2 6 (40.00%) Ajax
2 6 (40.00%) Spring MVC
2 6 (40.00%) jQuery
3 4 (26.67%) .NET
3 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (6.67%) Apache CXF
4 1 (6.67%) Web Services
4 1 (6.67%) Middleware
4 1 (6.67%) JDBC
4 1 (6.67%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) UNIX
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Validation
2 7 (46.67%) Scrum
2 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (46.67%) Data Validation
3 6 (40.00%) Project Management
3 6 (40.00%) B2C
3 6 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 6 (40.00%) Kanban
3 6 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) MVC
3 6 (40.00%) SEO
4 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) SOA
6 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
7 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (6.67%) BPEL
7 1 (6.67%) Supplier Management
7 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (26.67%) C#
3 4 (26.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
1 1 (6.67%) ISEB
1 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) hybris
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) TIBCO
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle