The table below looks at the statistics for Integration Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Integration Testing over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Integration Testing
Rank 22 24 15
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 3 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.36% 2.88% 3.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.19% 3.45% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £413 £363 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.70 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+9.02% +2.50%
Integration Testing
Gloucestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
94 116 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 74.02% 83.45% 55.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 89 24
Median daily rate £406 £444 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.45% +24.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £349 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £552 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 17
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +23.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £42.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.55 £42.50 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Integration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheltenham 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 Cheltenham

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Integration Testing Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Integration Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Integration Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) Aerospace
3 3 (30.00%) Validation
3 3 (30.00%) Serena
3 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (30.00%) C
3 3 (30.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) System Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (20.00%) SDLC
4 2 (20.00%) DevOps
4 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (20.00%) DO-178B
4 2 (20.00%) Selenium
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) V-Model
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Embedded C
4 2 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (10.00%) MVC
5 1 (10.00%) Electronics
5 1 (10.00%) Telecoms

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Mule
1 1 (10.00%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Demantra
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle ASCP
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle SCM
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (10.00%) Maven
2 1 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (40.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (10.00%) Automotive
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Integration Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Software Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Software Integration Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Camel
2 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (10.00%) JPA
2 1 (10.00%) JSON
2 1 (10.00%) Spring
2 1 (10.00%) Spring Integration
2 1 (10.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (10.00%) XForms
2 1 (10.00%) XSD
2 1 (10.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (30.00%) System Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Validation
4 2 (20.00%) DevOps
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) SDLC
4 2 (20.00%) V-Model
4 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Change Control
5 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (10.00%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C
2 2 (20.00%) Embedded C
2 2 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Assembly Language
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) XPath
3 1 (10.00%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Serena
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Rally
2 1 (10.00%) SAP