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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Integration Testing over the 3 months to 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Integration Testing
Rank 12 27 14
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -13
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 12 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 12.50% 2.68% 1.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.18% 3.36% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £419 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £369 £318
% change year-on-year
-1.69% +16.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 1
Average hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.00 £38.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year
+22.07% -6.66%
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
66 119 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 68.75% 79.87% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 80 22
Average daily rate £425 £450 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +32.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £375 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £525 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 5
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

Integration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Integration Testing across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (35.71%) Serena
2 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
2 5 (35.71%) Aerospace
2 5 (35.71%) DV Cleared
3 4 (28.57%) DO-178B
3 4 (28.57%) C
3 4 (28.57%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) Validation
4 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
4 3 (21.43%) System Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Java
4 3 (21.43%) Unix
4 3 (21.43%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (14.29%) SDLC
5 2 (14.29%) ES6
5 2 (14.29%) Rally
5 2 (14.29%) Babel
5 2 (14.29%) Backbone.js
5 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) DevOps
5 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (14.29%) lodash
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (14.29%) Node.js
5 2 (14.29%) D3.js
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Functional Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Underscore.js

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (14.29%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Babel
1 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 2 (14.29%) Grunt
1 2 (14.29%) JSUnit
1 2 (14.29%) LoadRunner
1 2 (14.29%) Rational Functional Tester
1 2 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (7.14%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (35.71%) Aerospace
2 1 (7.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Test Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Software Test Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Test and Integration Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Node.js Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Software Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Backbone.js
1 2 (14.29%) D3.js
1 2 (14.29%) Express
1 2 (14.29%) lodash
1 2 (14.29%) Underscore.js
2 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (7.14%) MEAN Stack
2 1 (7.14%) XForms
2 1 (7.14%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) XSD
2 1 (7.14%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Unix
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
3 4 (28.57%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
4 3 (21.43%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (21.43%) System Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Validation
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (14.29%) DevOps
5 2 (14.29%) Functional Testing
5 2 (14.29%) MVC
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Reverse Engineering
5 2 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) SDLC
5 2 (14.29%) Test Management
5 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (14.29%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) C
2 3 (21.43%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 2 (14.29%) C++
3 2 (14.29%) Embedded C
3 2 (14.29%) ES6
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) Perl
3 2 (14.29%) Python
3 2 (14.29%) Ruby
4 1 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) CoffeeScript
4 1 (7.14%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) TypeScript
4 1 (7.14%) XPath
4 1 (7.14%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (35.71%) DV Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) ISEB
3 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
3 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) DO-178B
2 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Serena
2 2 (14.29%) Rally
3 1 (7.14%) EMC
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