The table below looks at the statistics for Integration Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Integration Testing over the 3 months to 30 April 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Integration Testing
Rank 43 65 53
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -12
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 15 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.44% 0.14% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.18% 0.18% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 6
Average daily rate £320 £300 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £300 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £41.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+1.79% +4.37%
Integration Testing
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
472 546 546
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 76.62% 75.21% 78.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 285 269
Average daily rate £425 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 40 55
Average hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

Integration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Integration Testing across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Integration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Integration Testing Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Integration Testing across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Integration Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Integration Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Integration Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Integration Testing
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
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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
Cambridge - 15 £320 - 3
Integration Testing
East of England

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (56.52%) C#
1 13 (56.52%) .NET
2 12 (52.17%) Visual Studio
2 12 (52.17%) .NET Framework
2 12 (52.17%) WPF
2 12 (52.17%) Unit Testing
2 12 (52.17%) Change Control
3 8 (34.78%) Software Engineering
3 8 (34.78%) WinForms
4 7 (30.43%) WCF
5 6 (26.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (26.09%) System Testing
6 5 (21.74%) SQL
6 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (17.39%) Content Management
7 4 (17.39%) SCADA
7 4 (17.39%) CMS
7 4 (17.39%) Defect Management
8 3 (13.04%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
8 3 (13.04%) XAML
8 3 (13.04%) Selenium
8 3 (13.04%) Supplier Management
8 3 (13.04%) Python
9 2 (8.70%) Firewall
9 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (8.70%) ClearCase
9 2 (8.70%) Bluetooth
9 2 (8.70%) VPN

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 4 (17.39%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Bluetooth
1 2 (8.70%) Firewall
1 2 (8.70%) VPN
1 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (4.35%) Wireless
2 1 (4.35%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 12 (52.17%) Visual Studio
2 3 (13.04%) Selenium
3 2 (8.70%) ClearCase
3 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
3 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
3 2 (8.70%) Robot Framework
3 2 (8.70%) TestDirector
4 1 (4.35%) HP UFT
4 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (8.70%) Banking
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
1 2 (8.70%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Software Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) WPF Developer
3 3 (13.04%) .NET Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (13.04%) C# Developer
3 3 (13.04%) C# WPF Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Defect Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Test Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Test Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Tester
4 2 (8.70%) XAML Developer
5 1 (4.35%) C# WCF Developer
5 1 (4.35%) DSP Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Firmware Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior DSP Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Test Leader
5 1 (4.35%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (56.52%) .NET
2 12 (52.17%) .NET Framework
2 12 (52.17%) WPF
3 8 (34.78%) WinForms
4 7 (30.43%) WCF
5 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (4.35%) MFC
5 1 (4.35%) SciPy
5 1 (4.35%) STL
5 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) SCADA
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.70%) iPad
2 2 (8.70%) Smartcard
3 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
1 2 (8.70%) Unix
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Change Control
1 12 (52.17%) Unit Testing
2 8 (34.78%) Software Engineering
3 6 (26.09%) System Testing
3 6 (26.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (17.39%) Content Management
5 4 (17.39%) Defect Management
6 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (13.04%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Supplier Management
6 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
7 2 (8.70%) Open Source
7 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
8 1 (4.35%) Automated Testing
8 1 (4.35%) Functional Testing
8 1 (4.35%) Signal Processing
8 1 (4.35%) Software Testing
8 1 (4.35%) Test Management
8 1 (4.35%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) C#
2 5 (21.74%) SQL
3 3 (13.04%) Python
3 3 (13.04%) XAML
4 1 (4.35%) C
4 1 (4.35%) C++
4 1 (4.35%) MATLAB
4 1 (4.35%) Perl
4 1 (4.35%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
1 2 (8.70%) ISEB
1 2 (8.70%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.35%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
1 2 (8.70%) VMware
2 1 (4.35%) SAP