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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Integration Testing over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Integration Testing
Rank 60 80 61
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -19
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 17 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.48% 0.19% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.98% 0.25% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 2
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£250 £518 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.69% +107.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £358 £368
% change year-on-year
+1.39% -2.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
Integration Testing
South East

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
857 788 683
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 74.72% 74.55% 71.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 476 409 328
Average daily rate £375 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £468 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 38 56
Average hourly rate £15.00 £23.25 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.48% +60.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.98 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £66.00 £24.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.56% +5.26%

Integration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Integration Testing across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Integration Testing across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Integration Testing Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Integration Testing within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +6 5 £300 -55.55%
High Wycombe - 4 £210 - 3
Marlow - - - -
Integration Testing
South East

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 17 (65.38%) Finance
2 12 (46.15%) SQL
3 10 (38.46%) QA
4 9 (34.62%) Test Management
5 8 (30.77%) Oracle
6 7 (26.92%) Regression Testing
6 7 (26.92%) Test Scripting
6 7 (26.92%) Banking
6 7 (26.92%) Business Analysis
7 6 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (23.08%) Functional Testing
7 6 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (15.38%) QuickTest Pro
9 3 (11.54%) ISEB
9 3 (11.54%) J2EE
9 3 (11.54%) Java
9 3 (11.54%) UNIX
9 3 (11.54%) ISTQB
9 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
10 2 (7.69%) Test Strategy
10 2 (7.69%) Data Migration
10 2 (7.69%) IBM Mainframe
10 2 (7.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 2 (7.69%) Spanish Language
10 2 (7.69%) Selenium
10 2 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
10 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (7.69%) Migration
10 2 (7.69%) Staffware
10 2 (7.69%) ETL

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Staffware
2 1 (3.85%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.69%) PowerCenter
2 2 (7.69%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (7.69%) Selenium
3 1 (3.85%) LoadRunner
3 1 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 17 (65.38%) Finance
2 7 (26.92%) Banking
3 2 (7.69%) Spanish Language
4 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) Tester
3 5 (19.23%) Business Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) QA Tester
4 4 (15.38%) QA Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Business Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Quality Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Developer Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Test Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Test Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.85%) Banking Business Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Manual Test Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) IBM Mainframe
1 2 (7.69%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.85%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Test Management
2 7 (26.92%) Regression Testing
2 7 (26.92%) Test Scripting
2 7 (26.92%) Business Analysis
3 6 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (23.08%) Functional Testing
4 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
5 2 (7.69%) Test Strategy
5 2 (7.69%) Data Migration
5 2 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.69%) Migration
5 2 (7.69%) ETL
6 1 (3.85%) Software Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Test Planning
6 1 (3.85%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) Java
3 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) ISEB
1 3 (11.54%) ISTQB
2 2 (7.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (38.46%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) IBM
2 2 (7.69%) Remedy
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
The People Network
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: Up to £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago