The table below looks at the statistics for Integration Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Integration Testing over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Integration Testing
Rank 62 59 61
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 11 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.13% 0.63% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% 0.84% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 6
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£425 £315 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.92% -16.00%
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 £40.00 £39.25 -
% change year-on-year
+1.91% -
Integration Testing
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
797 594 573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 81.58% 74.53% 74.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 490 308 248
Average daily rate £400 £390 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £245 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £516 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 31 27
Average hourly rate £33.00 £34.00 £38.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.77 £14.40 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

Integration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Integration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Integration Testing Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Integration Testing across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Integration Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Integration Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Integration Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Integration Testing
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Warrington -4 2 £313 -0.79%
Macclesfield - 2 £450 - 1
Integration Testing
North West

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 17 (73.91%) System Integration Testing
2 15 (65.22%) SDLC
2 15 (65.22%) SQL
2 15 (65.22%) J2EE
2 15 (65.22%) Java
2 15 (65.22%) Finance
3 14 (60.87%) Software Engineering
3 14 (60.87%) Oracle
3 14 (60.87%) SOAP
3 14 (60.87%) Web Services
3 14 (60.87%) WSDL
3 14 (60.87%) WebSphere
4 13 (56.52%) IBM
4 13 (56.52%) Spring
5 12 (52.17%) XML
6 11 (47.83%) Servlets
7 10 (43.48%) HTML
7 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
7 10 (43.48%) CSS
8 9 (39.13%) JUnit
9 8 (34.78%) PL/SQL
9 8 (34.78%) Oracle Database
10 7 (30.43%) XPath
10 7 (30.43%) JAX-WS
10 7 (30.43%) XSL
10 7 (30.43%) XSLT
10 7 (30.43%) JAX-RPC
10 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (26.09%) TDD
11 6 (26.09%) Banking

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 14 (60.87%) WebSphere
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 6 (26.09%) IBM HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) HTTP
1 6 (26.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle Database
2 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
2 6 (26.09%) Informix
2 6 (26.09%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) JUnit
2 6 (26.09%) Selenium
2 6 (26.09%) Mockito
2 6 (26.09%) Cucumber
3 4 (17.39%) Subversion
3 4 (17.39%) JIRA
4 3 (13.04%) Cactus
4 3 (13.04%) Eclipse
5 2 (8.70%) HP UFT
5 2 (8.70%) LoadRunner
6 1 (4.35%) Introscope
6 1 (4.35%) Maven
6 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
6 1 (4.35%) SonarQube
General
1 15 (65.22%) Finance
2 6 (26.09%) Banking
3 4 (17.39%) Manufacturing
3 4 (17.39%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Developer
2 11 (47.83%) Java Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Java Software Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Software Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Test Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Web Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) SAP Test Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) SAP Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Test Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (65.22%) J2EE
2 14 (60.87%) SOAP
2 14 (60.87%) Web Services
2 14 (60.87%) WSDL
3 13 (56.52%) Spring
4 12 (52.17%) XML
5 11 (47.83%) Servlets
6 10 (43.48%) HTML
6 10 (43.48%) CSS
7 7 (30.43%) XSL
7 7 (30.43%) XSLT
7 7 (30.43%) JAX-RPC
7 7 (30.43%) JAX-WS
8 6 (26.09%) RESTful
8 6 (26.09%) JSON
8 6 (26.09%) PowerMock
8 6 (26.09%) JAX-RS
8 6 (26.09%) JDBC
9 4 (17.39%) JSP
9 4 (17.39%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Online Banking
1 4 (17.39%) Data Conversion
2 3 (13.04%) Web 2.0
3 1 (4.35%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) System Integration Testing
2 15 (65.22%) SDLC
3 14 (60.87%) Software Engineering
4 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (26.09%) TDD
5 6 (26.09%) Regression Testing
5 6 (26.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (26.09%) Web Application Development
6 5 (21.74%) Waterfall
6 5 (21.74%) Test Scripting
7 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (17.39%) Data Reconciliation
8 3 (13.04%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Web Design
9 2 (8.70%) Project Management
9 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
9 2 (8.70%) System Testing
9 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (8.70%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) Java
1 15 (65.22%) SQL
2 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
3 8 (34.78%) PL/SQL
4 7 (30.43%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) GMP
1 4 (17.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (4.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Oracle
2 13 (56.52%) IBM
3 4 (17.39%) Perforce
4 1 (4.35%) Compuware
4 1 (4.35%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) SAP
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