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 31 March 2015 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Integration Testing
Rank 64 - 57
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 11 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.24% - 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% - 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £310 £350
% change year-on-year
+20.96% -11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £41.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +11.11%
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
666 682 456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 74.83% 79.30% 71.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 486 469 294
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £490 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 15
Average hourly rate £41.00 £25.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.78% +18.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.15 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.44 £37.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 2015, 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 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (33.33%) Java
2 8 (33.33%) Scrum
3 7 (29.17%) Project Management
4 6 (25.00%) HTML
4 6 (25.00%) System Testing
5 5 (20.83%) Open Source
5 5 (20.83%) HTML5
5 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (20.83%) User Stories
5 5 (20.83%) Ruby
5 5 (20.83%) ISEB
5 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
5 5 (20.83%) PHP
5 5 (20.83%) Mentoring
5 5 (20.83%) Coaching
5 5 (20.83%) User Experience
6 4 (16.67%) DevOps
6 4 (16.67%) Degree
6 4 (16.67%) ISTQB
6 4 (16.67%) Release Management
6 4 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (16.67%) Test Scripting
7 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
7 3 (12.50%) Kanban
7 3 (12.50%) Dependency Management
7 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (12.50%) QA
7 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 3 (12.50%) Serena

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 1 (4.17%) Mule
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Wireshark
2 1 (4.17%) WLAN
2 1 (4.17%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (8.33%) JUnit
2 2 (8.33%) Maven
2 2 (8.33%) JIRA
3 1 (4.17%) TestNG
3 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.17%) Hudson
3 1 (4.17%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Multimedia
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Architect
2 5 (20.83%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Applications Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Test Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Development Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Agile Development Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Test Programme Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Programme Test Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Tester
5 2 (8.33%) Programme Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Tester
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) HTML
2 5 (20.83%) HTML5
3 3 (12.50%) XML
4 2 (8.33%) Hibernate
4 2 (8.33%) Web Services
5 1 (4.17%) REST
5 1 (4.17%) Apache Camel
5 1 (4.17%) Spring
5 1 (4.17%) JSON
5 1 (4.17%) WCF
5 1 (4.17%) WPF
5 1 (4.17%) JPA
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (4.17%) Apache CXF
5 1 (4.17%) WAP
5 1 (4.17%) Middleware
5 1 (4.17%) SyncML
5 1 (4.17%) .NET
5 1 (4.17%) J2EE
5 1 (4.17%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Open Source
1 5 (20.83%) User Experience
2 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.17%) DTV
2 1 (4.17%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) UNIX
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) bada
2 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (33.33%) Scrum
3 7 (29.17%) Project Management
4 6 (25.00%) System Testing
5 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (20.83%) User Stories
5 5 (20.83%) Mentoring
5 5 (20.83%) Coaching
6 4 (16.67%) DevOps
6 4 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (16.67%) Test Scripting
6 4 (16.67%) Release Management
7 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 3 (12.50%) Regression Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 3 (12.50%) Kanban
7 3 (12.50%) Dependency Management
7 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (12.50%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) Java
2 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
2 5 (20.83%) PHP
2 5 (20.83%) Ruby
3 3 (12.50%) Ada
4 1 (4.17%) C#
4 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) ISEB
2 4 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 4 (16.67%) Degree
3 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.17%) CCNP
4 1 (4.17%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Serena
2 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.17%) Remedy
3 1 (4.17%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) SAP
3 1 (4.17%) Symbian
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco