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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Integration Testing over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Integration Testing
Rank 52 59 62
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 18 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.30% 1.12% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.74% 1.35% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 2
Median daily rate £475 £425 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +34.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £313 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £450 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.09 £40.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+27.71% +5.26%
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
656 817 602
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 83.99% 83.28% 75.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 463 496 319
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 30 27
Median hourly rate £62.50 £33.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.39% -5.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

Integration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire 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 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 29 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Integration Testing within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 16 £475 -
Integration Testing
North West

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Integration Testing.

1 36 (76.60%) Finance
1 36 (76.60%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (74.47%) Java
3 28 (59.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 27 (57.45%) System Integration Testing
4 27 (57.45%) Web Services
4 27 (57.45%) XML
5 26 (55.32%) Software Engineering
6 24 (51.06%) Spring
6 24 (51.06%) JDBC
6 24 (51.06%) Waterfall
7 22 (46.81%) Kanban
8 21 (44.68%) JAX-WS
8 21 (44.68%) SOAP
8 21 (44.68%) JAXB
8 21 (44.68%) J2EE
8 21 (44.68%) Oracle
8 21 (44.68%) WSDL
8 21 (44.68%) AOP
9 15 (31.91%) Banking
10 14 (29.79%) WebSphere
10 14 (29.79%) IBM
11 13 (27.66%) SQL
11 13 (27.66%) JSON
11 13 (27.66%) RESTful
11 13 (27.66%) BDD
12 12 (25.53%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (25.53%) JIRA
13 11 (23.40%) Selenium
13 11 (23.40%) Software Testing

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 14 (29.79%) WebSphere
2 11 (23.40%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (12.77%) IBM HTTP Server
3 6 (12.77%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 3 (6.38%) Apache
4 3 (6.38%) iPlanet
5 1 (2.13%) CMS
5 1 (2.13%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) HTTP
2 3 (6.38%) HTTPS
2 3 (6.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.15%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (25.53%) JIRA
2 11 (23.40%) Jenkins
2 11 (23.40%) Selenium
3 8 (17.02%) JUnit
3 8 (17.02%) Subversion
4 3 (6.38%) Checkstyle
4 3 (6.38%) Cucumber
4 3 (6.38%) FindBugs
4 3 (6.38%) Introscope
4 3 (6.38%) Maven
4 3 (6.38%) Mockito
4 3 (6.38%) SonarQube
4 3 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 36 (76.60%) Finance
2 15 (31.91%) Banking
3 4 (8.51%) Billing
4 1 (2.13%) Electronics
4 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.13%) Retail
4 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (48.94%) Developer
2 21 (44.68%) Java Developer
3 16 (34.04%) Senior Developer
4 15 (31.91%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (23.40%) Applications Developer
6 10 (21.28%) Java Applications Developer
6 10 (21.28%) Senior Applications Developer
6 10 (21.28%) Senior Java Applications Developer
7 5 (10.64%) Analyst
7 5 (10.64%) Digital Developer
7 5 (10.64%) Test Analyst
7 5 (10.64%) Test Leader
7 5 (10.64%) Test Manager
8 3 (6.38%) Applications Specialist
8 3 (6.38%) J2EE Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Server Specialist
8 3 (6.38%) SQL Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) WebSphere Server Specialist
8 3 (6.38%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (57.45%) Web Services
1 27 (57.45%) XML
2 24 (51.06%) JDBC
2 24 (51.06%) Spring
3 21 (44.68%) J2EE
3 21 (44.68%) JAXB
3 21 (44.68%) JAX-WS
3 21 (44.68%) SOAP
3 21 (44.68%) WSDL
4 13 (27.66%) JSON
4 13 (27.66%) RESTful
5 11 (23.40%) XSLT
6 8 (17.02%) Apache Camel
6 8 (17.02%) POJO
7 7 (14.89%) Middleware
8 4 (8.51%) CSS
8 4 (8.51%) jQuery
8 4 (8.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (6.38%) Spring MVC
9 3 (6.38%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Online Banking
1 4 (8.51%) SWIFT
2 3 (6.38%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.13%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.13%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (76.60%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (59.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 27 (57.45%) System Integration Testing
4 26 (55.32%) Software Engineering
5 24 (51.06%) Waterfall
6 22 (46.81%) Kanban
7 21 (44.68%) AOP
8 13 (27.66%) BDD
9 12 (25.53%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (23.40%) Software Testing
10 11 (23.40%) TDD
11 9 (19.15%) Test Scripting
12 8 (17.02%) Extreme Programming
13 6 (12.77%) Open Source
13 6 (12.77%) SOA
13 6 (12.77%) System Testing
13 6 (12.77%) Test Management
13 6 (12.77%) Test Strategy
14 5 (10.64%) E-Commerce
14 5 (10.64%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 35 (74.47%) Java
2 13 (27.66%) SQL
3 9 (19.15%) PL/SQL
4 4 (8.51%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.38%) C#
6 1 (2.13%) C
6 1 (2.13%) C++
6 1 (2.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) Degree
1 5 (10.64%) ISEB
2 3 (6.38%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.13%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 21 (44.68%) Oracle
2 14 (29.79%) IBM
3 3 (6.38%) CA
3 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.38%) Perforce
4 2 (4.26%) SAP
5 1 (2.13%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.13%) HP
5 1 (2.13%) Rally
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