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 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Integration Testing
Rank 67 72 83
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +11
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 14 18 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.32% 1.37% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 1.71% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 2
Average daily rate £335 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% +8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £41.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+1.79% +4.37%
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
891 1054 926
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 83.74% 80.03% 77.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 485 510 514
Average daily rate £406 £365 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.09% +2.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 28 28
Average hourly rate £38.50 £27.50 £15.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +72.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £11.67 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £40.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 May 2016.

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 May 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +8 11 £335 -2.54% 1
Integration Testing
South East

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 (58.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 12 (50.00%) Finance
3 11 (45.83%) Banking
4 9 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (37.50%) System Integration Testing
5 8 (33.33%) Business Analysis
6 7 (29.17%) SAP
7 6 (25.00%) ISEB
7 6 (25.00%) Oracle
7 6 (25.00%) Wholesale Banking
8 5 (20.83%) Systems Analysis
9 4 (16.67%) Retail
9 4 (16.67%) SAP FI
9 4 (16.67%) HP
9 4 (16.67%) SDLC
10 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
10 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
10 3 (12.50%) Regression Testing
10 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (12.50%) Software Testing
10 3 (12.50%) ISTQB
10 3 (12.50%) Spanish Language
10 3 (12.50%) System Testing
11 2 (8.33%) QA
11 2 (8.33%) Private Banking
11 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
11 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (8.33%) Linux
11 2 (8.33%) OO
11 2 (8.33%) Python

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) SAP FI
2 1 (4.17%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.17%) Data Mining
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (50.00%) Finance
2 11 (45.83%) Banking
3 6 (25.00%) Wholesale Banking
4 4 (16.67%) Retail
5 3 (12.50%) Spanish Language
6 2 (8.33%) Private Banking
7 1 (4.17%) Electronics
7 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
7 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
7 1 (4.17%) Marketing
7 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Analyst
2 10 (41.67%) Business Analyst
3 8 (33.33%) Banking Analyst
4 7 (29.17%) Banking Business Analyst
4 7 (29.17%) Test Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Liquidity Business Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Regulatory Business Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Business IT Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Data Business Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Integration Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Integration Test Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) IT Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) IT Business Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Lead Test Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Report Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (4.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Android
1 2 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
2 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 9 (37.50%) System Integration Testing
3 8 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 5 (20.83%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (16.67%) SDLC
6 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (12.50%) Regression Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Software Testing
6 3 (12.50%) System Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
7 2 (8.33%) Low Latency
7 2 (8.33%) Multithreading
7 2 (8.33%) OO
7 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
7 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.33%) Test Scripting
7 2 (8.33%) V-Model
8 1 (4.17%) Android Development
8 1 (4.17%) Functional Testing
8 1 (4.17%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) C++
1 2 (8.33%) Python
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) C
2 1 (4.17%) C#
2 1 (4.17%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) ISEB
2 3 (12.50%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) SAP
2 6 (25.00%) Oracle
3 4 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft