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 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Integration Testing
Rank 81 70 79
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +9
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 8 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.63% 1.15% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 1.52% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 3
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£353 £250 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.00% -30.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £192 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £633 £395 £612
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £39.25 -
% change year-on-year
+3.18% -
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
986 989 778
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 77.88% 75.50% 73.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 566 574 422
Average daily rate £400 £370 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £495 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 36 33
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.88% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.65 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £27.00 £36.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £25.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+22.00% -19.35%

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 5 August 2015.

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 5 August 2015. 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 -3 2 £633 +80.71%
High Wycombe +1 1 £375 +78.57%
Marlow - 1 £330 -
Aylesbury - 1 £313 -
Integration Testing
South East

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 14 (56.00%) Oracle
2 13 (52.00%) Finance
3 12 (48.00%) Banking
3 12 (48.00%) Java
4 9 (36.00%) Spring
5 8 (32.00%) Internet
5 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (28.00%) Mobile Banking
6 7 (28.00%) System Integration Testing
7 6 (24.00%) Struts
8 5 (20.00%) HTML
8 5 (20.00%) J2EE
8 5 (20.00%) Test Strategy
8 5 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (16.00%) Waterfall
9 4 (16.00%) Online Banking
9 4 (16.00%) System Testing
9 4 (16.00%) Regression Testing
9 4 (16.00%) .NET
9 4 (16.00%) Software Testing
9 4 (16.00%) SQL
9 4 (16.00%) ISEB
10 3 (12.00%) UNIX
10 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
10 3 (12.00%) CSS
10 3 (12.00%) Retail
10 3 (12.00%) Scrum
10 3 (12.00%) Automotive
10 3 (12.00%) German Language

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) Internet
2 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.00%) DB2
2 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.00%) PowerCenter
2 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.00%) GCC
2 1 (4.00%) SCons
2 1 (4.00%) Robot Framework
2 1 (4.00%) HP UFT
General
1 13 (52.00%) Finance
2 12 (48.00%) Banking
3 3 (12.00%) Retail
3 3 (12.00%) Automotive
3 3 (12.00%) German Language
4 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.00%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Developer
2 9 (36.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Test Manager
5 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Head of Development
5 2 (8.00%) Head of Testing
6 1 (4.00%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.00%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) Spring
2 6 (24.00%) Struts
3 5 (20.00%) HTML
3 5 (20.00%) J2EE
4 4 (16.00%) .NET
5 3 (12.00%) CSS
6 2 (8.00%) JSP
6 2 (8.00%) SAP XI
6 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (4.00%) Java EE
7 1 (4.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Mobile Banking
2 4 (16.00%) Online Banking
3 2 (8.00%) N-Tier
3 2 (8.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.00%) User Experience
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) Device Driver
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) UNIX
2 1 (4.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (28.00%) System Integration Testing
3 5 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 4 (16.00%) System Testing
4 4 (16.00%) Software Testing
4 4 (16.00%) Regression Testing
4 4 (16.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (12.00%) Scrum
5 3 (12.00%) Load Testing
5 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Test Management
6 2 (8.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (8.00%) Performance Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Web Development
6 2 (8.00%) Time Management
6 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (8.00%) Zachman Framework
6 2 (8.00%) TOGAF
6 2 (8.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) Java
2 4 (16.00%) SQL
3 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.00%) C#
4 2 (8.00%) VB
4 2 (8.00%) VB6
5 1 (4.00%) C
5 1 (4.00%) Python
5 1 (4.00%) C++
5 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) ISEB
2 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (8.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (8.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (8.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) SAP
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft