The table below looks at the statistics for Integration Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Integration Testing over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Integration Testing
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 70 58 70
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +12
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 6 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.64% 1.21% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 1.47% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 13
Median daily rate £300 £428 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.82% +14.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £410 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £446 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
- -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £47.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +17.50%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
762 816 987
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 81.24% 82.26% 80.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 425 520
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £292 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 20 24
Median hourly rate £25.00 £16.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.51% -10.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.30 £9.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £60.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Integration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Integration Testing Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Integration Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Integration Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Integration Testing
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Integration Testing within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +3 6 £300 -33.33%
Integration Testing
South East

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Regression Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) QA
3 4 (36.36%) Selenium
3 4 (36.36%) WebDriver
3 4 (36.36%) BDD
3 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Performance Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Web Testing
3 4 (36.36%) HP
3 4 (36.36%) Java
3 4 (36.36%) PL/SQL
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) SAP
3 4 (36.36%) XML
3 4 (36.36%) System Integration Testing
3 4 (36.36%) API Testing
3 4 (36.36%) QA Automation
3 4 (36.36%) SDET
3 4 (36.36%) Smoke Testing
4 3 (27.27%) ISEB
4 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
5 2 (18.18%) Ajax
5 2 (18.18%) Subversion
5 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
5 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (18.18%) AngularJS

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Selenium
1 4 (36.36%) WebDriver
2 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) Subversion
2 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (9.09%) Bugzilla
3 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Automation Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Java Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) QA Automation Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) QA Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Test Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Azure Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Integration Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) QA Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) QA Tester
3 1 (9.09%) SAP Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Tester
3 1 (9.09%) UAT Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) XML
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
2 2 (18.18%) ADO.NET
2 2 (18.18%) Ajax
2 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
2 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
2 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (18.18%) CSS
2 2 (18.18%) Entity Framework
2 2 (18.18%) HTML
2 2 (18.18%) HTML5
2 2 (18.18%) jQuery
2 2 (18.18%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) XMPP
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (45.45%) Regression Testing
2 4 (36.36%) API Testing
2 4 (36.36%) BDD
2 4 (36.36%) Performance Testing
2 4 (36.36%) QA Automation
2 4 (36.36%) Smoke Testing
2 4 (36.36%) System Integration Testing
2 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Web Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Defect Management
3 2 (18.18%) MVC
4 1 (9.09%) CAD
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Java
1 4 (36.36%) PL/SQL
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) ISEB
1 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
2 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) QA
2 4 (36.36%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) HP
1 4 (36.36%) SAP
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco