The first table below looks at the demand for Integration Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the City of London region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Integration Testing
Rank 159 167 170
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Contract jobs citing Integration Testing 40 47 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.69% 0.66% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 0.87% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 37 31
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£400 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £342 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 - £37.00
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4384 5386 5831
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.55% 76.01% 74.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3259 4028 4332
Average daily rate £450 £450 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 92 85
Average hourly rate £23.50 £27.97 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.98% +3.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £16.90 £16.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £50.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -1.58%
Integration Testing
London

Integration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Integration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Integration Testing Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Integration Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Integration Testing across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Integration Testing Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Integration Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Integration Testing Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Integration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 32 (38.10%) User Acceptance Testing
2 28 (33.33%) Banking
3 24 (28.57%) Finance
4 21 (25.00%) Java
4 21 (25.00%) System Testing
5 19 (22.62%) SQL
5 19 (22.62%) Web Services
6 17 (20.24%) Test Scripting
7 15 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (16.67%) Test Automation
8 14 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
8 14 (16.67%) Oracle
8 14 (16.67%) SQL Server
9 13 (15.48%) SOA
9 13 (15.48%) Regression Testing
9 13 (15.48%) Selenium
9 13 (15.48%) SWIFT
10 12 (14.29%) TDD
10 12 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
10 12 (14.29%) ETL
10 12 (14.29%) XML
11 11 (13.10%) Migration
12 10 (11.90%) HP
12 10 (11.90%) Software Testing
12 10 (11.90%) QA
13 9 (10.71%) Degree
13 9 (10.71%) RESTful
13 9 (10.71%) C#
13 9 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (10.71%) OO

Integration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 5 (5.95%) Tomcat
2 4 (4.76%) OpenStack
2 4 (4.76%) Confluence
3 2 (2.38%) IBM Connections
3 2 (2.38%) CMS
3 2 (2.38%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (2.38%) Apache
3 2 (2.38%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.19%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.19%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (5.95%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.57%) MS Office
4 2 (2.38%) MS Project
5 1 (1.19%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.19%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (2.38%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (2.38%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (2.38%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.38%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.19%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.19%) RMDS
3 1 (1.19%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.19%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.19%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.57%) Internet
2 2 (2.38%) HTTP
3 1 (1.19%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.19%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.52%) Relational Database
3 7 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (5.95%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.76%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.57%) DB2
6 3 (3.57%) MySQL
6 3 (3.57%) SQLPlus
6 3 (3.57%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.57%) Star Schema
7 2 (2.38%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 2 (2.38%) Big Data
7 2 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.19%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.19%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (15.48%) Selenium
2 12 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
3 7 (8.33%) JIRA
4 6 (7.14%) Jenkins
4 6 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 6 (7.14%) WebDriver
5 4 (4.76%) JMeter
6 3 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (3.57%) Subversion
6 3 (3.57%) Visual Studio
6 3 (3.57%) Toad
6 3 (3.57%) LoadUI
6 3 (3.57%) SoapUI
7 2 (2.38%) MSTest
7 2 (2.38%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.38%) TestDirector
7 2 (2.38%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (2.38%) JDeveloper
7 2 (2.38%) JUnit
7 2 (2.38%) NUnit
General
1 28 (33.33%) Banking
2 24 (28.57%) Finance
3 5 (5.95%) Investment Banking
4 4 (4.76%) Front Office
5 3 (3.57%) Retail
5 3 (3.57%) Back Office
5 3 (3.57%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.38%) Advertising
6 2 (2.38%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.38%) International Banking
7 1 (1.19%) Electronics
7 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (33.33%) Analyst
2 20 (23.81%) Tester
3 19 (22.62%) Test Analyst
4 13 (15.48%) Developer
5 12 (14.29%) Test Manager
6 10 (11.90%) Systems Tester
7 7 (8.33%) Business Analyst
8 5 (5.95%) Banking Analyst
8 5 (5.95%) Java Developer
8 5 (5.95%) Systems Analyst
9 4 (4.76%) Automation Tester
9 4 (4.76%) .NET Developer
9 4 (4.76%) Technical Tester
9 4 (4.76%) Systems Test Analyst
10 3 (3.57%) Senior Test Analyst
10 3 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (3.57%) Consultant
10 3 (3.57%) Senior Developer
11 2 (2.38%) Agile Test Manager
11 2 (2.38%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (22.62%) Web Services
2 12 (14.29%) XML
3 9 (10.71%) RESTful
4 7 (8.33%) JSON
4 7 (8.33%) HTML
5 5 (5.95%) .NET
6 4 (4.76%) SOAP
7 3 (3.57%) jQuery
7 3 (3.57%) CSS
7 3 (3.57%) HTML5
7 3 (3.57%) REST
8 2 (2.38%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (2.38%) ASP.NET
8 2 (2.38%) Spring
8 2 (2.38%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.38%) WF
9 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.19%) Apache CXF
9 1 (1.19%) Java SE
9 1 (1.19%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.48%) SWIFT
2 7 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 6 (7.14%) Data Integration
4 5 (5.95%) Data Conversion
4 5 (5.95%) Derivative
5 3 (3.57%) Equity Derivative
5 3 (3.57%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.38%) NHS
6 2 (2.38%) PACS
6 2 (2.38%) Web 2.0
7 1 (1.19%) Open Source
7 1 (1.19%) iSeries
7 1 (1.19%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.19%) Market Risk
7 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.19%) Equities
7 1 (1.19%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.19%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.19%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.52%) Linux
2 4 (4.76%) Windows
2 4 (4.76%) Ubuntu
3 3 (3.57%) Android
3 3 (3.57%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.38%) UNIX
5 1 (1.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (38.10%) User Acceptance Testing
2 21 (25.00%) System Testing
3 17 (20.24%) Test Scripting
4 15 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 13 (15.48%) SOA
6 13 (15.48%) Regression Testing
7 12 (14.29%) TDD
7 12 (14.29%) ETL
8 11 (13.10%) Migration
9 10 (11.90%) Software Testing
10 9 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (10.71%) OO
10 9 (10.71%) Test Strategy
11 8 (9.52%) Data Migration
11 8 (9.52%) Unit Testing
12 7 (8.33%) Scrum
13 6 (7.14%) Automation Testing
13 6 (7.14%) BDD
13 6 (7.14%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (25.00%) Java
2 19 (22.62%) SQL
3 9 (10.71%) C#
4 7 (8.33%) PL/SQL
5 6 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.57%) Scala
7 2 (2.38%) RPG
7 2 (2.38%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.19%) Groovy
8 1 (1.19%) Ruby
8 1 (1.19%) Jython
8 1 (1.19%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.19%) Perl
8 1 (1.19%) PHP
8 1 (1.19%) C
8 1 (1.19%) C++
8 1 (1.19%) Python
8 1 (1.19%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.19%) RPG/400
8 1 (1.19%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 9 (10.71%) Degree
2 5 (5.95%) ISEB
3 4 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (4.76%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.57%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.38%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.90%) QA
2 3 (3.57%) Basel III
3 1 (1.19%) HL7
3 1 (1.19%) EMIR
3 1 (1.19%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 4 (4.76%) KVM
1 4 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (4.76%) Puppet
2 4 (4.76%) Nagios
2 4 (4.76%) Ganglia
3 2 (2.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 14 (16.67%) Oracle
2 10 (11.90%) HP
3 8 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.95%) Informatica
5 4 (4.76%) Atlassian
6 3 (3.57%) Teradata
7 2 (2.38%) IBM
7 2 (2.38%) Reuters
7 2 (2.38%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.19%) Brady
8 1 (1.19%) Sybase
8 1 (1.19%) SAP
8 1 (1.19%) Murex
8 1 (1.19%) Calypso
8 1 (1.19%) Charles River
8 1 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
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